Rivian Mobile App

This page shows every update released by Rivian where Rivian Mobile App was featured or mentioned. The latest update is shown first.

2023.10.00, 2023.10.01

  • You can now open and close your liftgate with the mobile app version 1.12 and later. (R1S ONLY)
  • You can now release your tailgate with mobile app version 1.12 and later. (R1T ONLY)

2023.02.00, 2023.02.03

  • New Door Ajar Notification – When proximity locking and unlocking is enabled, you will now be notified via the Rivian mobile app if the vehicle fails to lock due to a door or closure that is left open, and you’ve left the vicinity of the vehicle.
  • New Vented Seats remote command when used with the Rivian Mobile App 1.10 and later.
  • Addressed an issue where sending cabin preconditioning and heated surfaces remote commands from the mobile app were not successful in close proximity to the vehicle.
  • Improved consistency when sending multiple heated surface commands at the same time from the mobile app.

2022.47.00, 2022.47.02

  • New Vehicle Controls Support with the Rivian Mobile App
    • With the Rivian mobile app version 1.9 or later, you have remote cabin preconditioning controls so you can remotely prepare the cabin climate for travel in cold weather:
      • Heat the front and second-row seats.
      • Heat the steering wheel.
      • Turn on defrost. (This option is available after you turned on the cabin climate from the Rivian mobile app.)


  • Fixed an issue where vehicle didn’t automatically restart charging when charge limit was reached then modified via Rivian mobile app version 1.8 and above

2022.39.01, 2022.39.03

  • New Controls for the Rivian Mobile App
    • The Rivian mobile app version 1.8.0 or later enables new commands:
      • Enable or disable video recording in the Gear Guard security system.
      • Start or stop charging, as well as set a charge limit.
  • Fixed an inaccurate cabin temperature displayed in the Rivian mobile app when the vehicle is asleep.


  • Remote Cabin Preconditioning Temperature Adjustment
    • With the Rivian mobile app 1.7, you will be to use the mobile app to adjust the remote cabin preconditioning temperature. This allows you to select the desired cabin temperature for when you return to your vehicle.


  • New Vehicle Controls on the Rivian Mobile App
    • The Rivian mobile app version 1.5.0 or later enables new vehicle commands that allow you to remotely control the hood, vent the windows, and activate or stop the panic alarm. (If the new controls don’t automatically appear in the Rivian mobile app, we recommend that you restart the app.)