Breaking Down the Viper SmartStart’s SmartSchedule

pygmalion05 —  August 13, 2012 — 2 Comments

Hey SmartStart fans, did you get the chance to play this cool new feature that rolled out with the Viper SmartStart 3.0 upgrade?

It’s called SmartSchedule, and the way we’re tagging it is that it’s “part weatherman, part mind reader.”

Whether it’s freezing cold or burning up outside, you’ve gotta love the convenience of having your car comfortable and ready for you — before the second that you leave for work.

That’s right, the SmartSchedule feature could be the difference between continually having your car start every morning while you are still enjoying your first cup of coffee, and making a trip outside in your slippers to get your vehicle running.

Like a personal assistant, SmartSchedule will alert you when it is a certain temperature outside and it’s nearing your time to hit the road — giving you the option to start your vehicle via your smartphone.

Users can just import all of their personal scheduling information and data into the app — and your car will now sense when the temperature hits the level at which you know you want to remote start your car.

In the app, users can find the SmartSchedule feature under “More” on the menu tab at the bottom of the main screen.

Click on “SmartSchedule” and users will be prompted to enter a time that they normally leave for work and on what days — along with a set temperature that marks the level where the user would want to remote start their vehicle.

Curious to see how SmartSchedule works?! Check out this video below that we shot for CES last year:

2 responses to Breaking Down the Viper SmartStart’s SmartSchedule

  1. 

    Just got viper smartstart and I was curious about this feature. So do you set the temperature to what you like and when you smartstart the car and it actively turns the changes the temperature setting inside the car to what you want? Or is it more basic and it’s just a temperature indicator to send you a text when the car warms up to that temperature setting you input?

    • 

      Hi steve, yes it’s the later — you input your schedule information — and it senses the temperature around the car and sends you Smart Alerts to remote start your car.

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