Virtual Key

Teslemetry's Public Key

Fleet Telemetry and certain vehicle commands uses mTLS encryption, which requires you to install the Teslemetry's public key, known as the "virtual key", in each of your vehicles using the Tesla app.

The vehicle owner can install the Teslemetry virtual key by selecting the specific vehicle in the Tesla app, then opening the following link on that smartphone:

The Teslemetry console will show the status of the Virtual Key for each vehicle to the owner. If you are not the owner, you will need to ask them to install the virtual key for you.

To learn more about Tesla mTLS, see Command Signing.