Opening and Closing
Press down on a switch to lower the associated window. Window switches operate at two levels:
- To lower a window fully, press the switch all the way down and immediately release.
- To lower a window partially, press the switch gently and release when the window is where you want it.
Similarly, pull a switch to raise the associated window:
- To raise a window fully, pull the switch all the way up and immediately release.
- To raise a window partially, pull the switch gently and release when the window is where you want it.
If a window is left open unintentionally, Model S can send a notification to the mobile app (touch , then choose Doors & Windows).
You can also enable Close Windows on Lock by touching . When enabled, your vehicle automatically closes the windows when Model S locks.
Locking Rear Windows
To prevent passengers from using the rear window switches, touch Window Lock again.. To unlock the rear windows, touch
UV Index Rating
The roof, windshields, and windows in Model S are excellent at protecting you from UV (ultraviolet) rays. The glass components score less than 2 on the UV Index scale. Review your region’s UV Index specifications for more information. You are still responsible for taking the necessary precautions for sun protection.