How to Connect Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™

2019 Honda HR-V technology

 

Drivers from Omaha to Gretna are taking advantage of the Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ technology suites found in every new Honda model. Use this technology to connect your phone to their vehicle to experience a driving copilot. Wondering how to connect Android Auto™? Apple CarPlay® not connecting? Check out the guide below from the expert team at Honda of Lincoln to find your solutions!

Apple CarPlay® Features

If you’re wondering how to connect Apple CarPlay®, the process is quite simple and unlocks a plethora of features. The Apple CarPlay® apps are fairly simple to maneuver once you understand what the suite offers. Whether you’re in an Accord or Pilot, Apple CarPlay® technology will turn your infotainment display into an Apple interface. Read on to explore Apple CarPlay® apps/features:

  • Siri Voice Control
  • Apple Calendar App to manage your daily schedule
  • Apple Maps with immersive 3D images and detailed maps
  • Apple Phone App to never miss an incoming call
  • Apple Messages App to read, reply, and send messages while safely driving on Bellevue roads
  • Access to Your Apple Music Subscribed library for all your tunes

There are many benefits to having and utilizing this Honda technology feature:

  • Fewer distractions while driving
  • Effortless navigation
  • Listen to your favorite music in high-quality
  • Real-time reminders in your vehicle
  • Hands-free texting

How to Connect Apple CarPlay®

Learning how to connect Apple CarPlay® isn’t complicated! Review the below steps to begin setup or if you’re experiencing an issue with Apple CarPlay® not connecting:

  1. Ask your dealership in Lincoln if your Honda model is compatible with Apple CarPlay®
  2. Check to see if Siri is on once your vehicle is started.
  3. Connect an iPhone (generations 5 and up) to your vehicle:
    1. Plug your iPhone into your USB port if the CarPlay is supported via a USB cable. The USB Port will have a smartphone or CarPlay icon.
    2. If CarPlay is supported via wireless connection, press and hold down the “voice command” control button on the steering wheel. Radio must be on wireless or Bluetooth® mode. Open your iPhone, go to Settings > General > CarPlay, tap available cars, and choose your vehicle. More information can be found in the owner’s manual.
  4. Apple CarPlay® not connecting? Let the service team at Honda of Lincoln help!

How to Connect Android Auto™

Wondering how to connect Android Auto™? The process and features are similar to Apple CarPlay®! Android Auto™ offers a well-equipped tech suite to make driving easier. Below are a few features of Android Auto™:

  • Google Assistant
  • Google Maps
  • Hands-Free call & messaging
  • Audio media apps

Visit Honda of Lincoln Today for Great Service!

At Honda of Lincoln, we’re here to help! Whether you’re a Lincoln area driver in need of service tips or you’re ready to find your next Honda vehicle, contact us today! Turn to our expert team for all of your car care needs!

More from Honda of Lincoln

  • Unveiling the Latest Honda Technology: Enhancing Your Driving Experience in Lincoln, NE

    Honda Tech Talk: Exploring the Latest Technology in Your Honda Honda has long been at the forefront of automotive innovation, consistently integrating cutting-edge technology into its vehicles to enhance the driving experience. From advanced safety systems to state-of-the-art connectivity features, Honda’s latest models are packed with technology designed to make your journeys more enjoyable, convenient,…

  • Honda Safety Features: Ensuring Your Family’s Safety on Lincoln Roads

    Honda Safety Features: Ensuring Your Family’s Safety on Lincoln, NE Roads When it comes to driving on Lincoln roads, ensuring the safety of your family is paramount. Honda’s commitment to safety is evident in the advanced safety features incorporated into their vehicles, designed to provide peace of mind and protect you and your loved ones…

  • Honda Maintenance

    Quick and Easy Tips to Keep Your Honda Running Smoothly Maintaining your Honda vehicle is essential for ensuring it runs smoothly and efficiently for years to come. Simple maintenance tasks can significantly enhance the longevity and reliability of your car, helping you avoid unexpected breakdowns and costly repairs. When the wrench icon lights up on…

Get Directions

2770 Yankee Hill Road, Lincoln, NE, 68516

Search Vehicles

Search By Keyword:

Contact Us

Main (402) 437-1234 Sales (402) 437-1234 Service (402) 437-1236 Parts (402) 437-1235
Open Today! Sales: 8am-8pm
Open Today! Service: 7am-5:30pm
Open Today! Parts: 7am-5:30pm

2770 Yankee Hill Road
Lincoln, NE 68516
Honda of Lincoln 40.7272722, -96.6808129.