Step 1: Locate your main electrical service panel.
Step 2: Flip on breakers labeled ‘Solar Roof,’ ‘PV’ or ‘Photovolatic Backfeed.’
Step 3: If equipped, flip on your external disconnect.
Step 4: Turn on your inverter. If needed, sign in to your Tesla Account to view troubleshooting instructions for your specific model.
Step 5: Download the Tesla app on your smartphone.
Step 6: Connect the Solar Gateway to your home router using the included Ethernet cable.
Step 7: Plug in your Solar Gateway with the provided power supply. The power light will glow.
Step 8: If you see a ‘Weak Signal’ notification, move the unit closer to the Tesla Solar Inverter.
Step 9: Use the Tesla app to follow your energy production in real time. It may take up to an hour before production is visible.