Alexa, Unlock My Car: Amazon, Nissan Team Up
Select Nissan models will soon enjoy the services of Alexa, Amazon’s helpful digital assistant. Nissan announced voice integration technology will appear in certain models later this month.
With Alexa’s help, Nissan owners will be able to remotely lock and unlock doors, honk the horn, flash the lights, and start the engine using. The new feature costs nothing and will arrive later this month. Nissan owners can find it by searching for NissanConnect Services.
Alexa integration works with certain 2016, 2017, 2017.5, and 2018 vehicles with NissanConnect Services telematics.
An active subscription to NissanConnect Services and a valid Nissan Owner Portal account are required for the service to work.
Vehicles that support the Alexa skill include:
-2016, 2017, and 2017.5 Altima
-2016 and 2017 Maxima
-2017 and 2018 Pathfinder
-2016 and 2017 Nissan Rogue
-2017 Rogue Sport
-2016 and 2017 Sentra
-2016 and 2017 Titan XD
Other Nissan models will receive the Alexa Voice Skill in the near future. Nissan announced the 2018 Leaf will get the feature soon. Leaf models from 2011 to 2017 will soon be able to check battery status, manage remote charging, and cool or warm the vehicle using Alexa.
See an ad for the NissanConnect Services Amazon Alexa below: