Tesla Model S: 4 Ways to Open Charge Port Door

Did you know that there are 4 different ways you can open the charge port door on the Tesla Model S. There’s even a way to do it using the key remote. We show you how in this guide.


Using the Touchscreen

There are two ways you can open the charge port door from the touchscreen:

  • Open the “Charging” app, then tap “Open Charge Port“.
  • Open “Controls” > “Quick Controls“, then touch the charging icon.

From Remote Key

  • Press and hold the “Trunk” button on the remote key for about 2 seconds until the door springs open.

Opening Charge Port Door Manually

Unlock the doors, or carry the key remote nearby while pressing the charge port door inward. It will spring open.


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