Microphone input level for voice commands

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When I press the right wheel to enter a voice command, I have to speak really loudly or otherwise it doesn't recognize any words.

Is there a way to adjust the input level? The microphone seems to work normally when I take calls so not sure why it's different for voice commands. Thoughts?
 

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When I press the right wheel to enter a voice command, I have to speak really loudly or otherwise it doesn't recognize any words.
Try aiming your mouth toward the map lights in the overhead console. That's where the microphone is. See if that helps at all.
 

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When I press the right wheel to enter a voice command, I have to speak really loudly or otherwise it doesn't recognize any words.

Is there a way to adjust the input level? The microphone seems to work normally when I take calls so not sure why it's different for voice commands. Thoughts?
Denver_Kanuck, it helps if you don't say "eh" after every command. If you say "drive to Murphy's Irish Pub, eh" - that just confuses it. ;)
 
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Denver_Kanuck, it helps if you don't say "eh" after every command. If you say "drive to Murphy's Irish Pub, eh" - that just confuses it. ;)
Not all Kanucks say "eh"... ;)

Seriously, I tried to speak towards the microphone. Sometimes it picks up the words normally. Sometimes nothing shows up on the screen even if I take my time and speak clearly. There's definitely a bug or something I don't understand.
 

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I find Tesla's voice recognition to be much less capable than my phone's. I wish I could remember what all it thought I was saying when I was trying to say "bug report".