How to use Netflix on your Tesla touch screen display

Use this article to learn about Netflix features on your Tesla touch screen display, and how to set up and sign out of your account.

Netflix Features
Set Up Netflix
Sign Out of Netflix

Netflix is available on Tesla vehicles through the dashboard touch screen display when the vehicle is parked. Netflix streaming features on supported devices include:

Supported regions
Netflix is available on Tesla vehicles globally with the exception of Hong Kong and areas where Netflix is not available.

On most devices, you can browse through rows of TV shows and movies, including a row dedicated to your My List selections. Each row represents a category such as comedies, dramas, or TV shows that we show you based on what you’ve watched.

Most devices can stream Netflix in high definition on fast internet connections and will play Netflix in their maximum supported resolution.

Parental controls
You can set parental controls on individual profiles.

Subtitles & alternate audio
Learn how to turn on subtitles, closed captions, and alternate audio (including 5.1 surround sound), which are available on many TV shows and movies. Many devices let you choose the appearance of subtitles and captions. Some devices display subtitles and captions in their default appearance, or aren't set up to display subtitles.

To connect to your Netflix account, navigate to the Entertainment section of your dashboard and follow the steps below.

  1. Select Netflix.

  2. Once in the Netflix app, select Sign In.

  3. Enter your Netflix email address and password and select Continue.

Your device is now connected to your Netflix account.

To sign out of the Netflix account on your device, follow the steps below.

  1. Begin from the Netflix Home screen.

  2. Navigate left to open the menu, then select Settings.

    • If you don't see a menu when you navigate left, navigate up and select Settings or the Settings icon .

  3. Select Sign out.

  4. Select Yes to confirm.

Streaming resolution is limited to 720p. For Tesla touch screen displays that have a vertical orientation, the Netflix player will appear horizontally with black bars above and below the player.