How to Connect to Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™

Apple CarPlay in a 2021 Honda Accord

 

Most new Honda models are available with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. So, at Sussex Honda, Newton drivers often ask us how to connect to Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™. We’ve put together this guide so you’ll know how to connect to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay®. Feel free to contact us if you run into any difficulties.

How to Connect to Apple CarPlay®

You must have an iPhone 5 or later version, and be driving in an area that supports CarPlay, like Sparta Twp. Then, using your iPhone, go to Settings > Siri & Search, and turn Siri on. Next, follow the steps below to connect your smartphone to your Honda:

  1. Plug your phone into the CarPlay USB port. It should have a CarPlay logo.
  2. If your vehicle has a wireless Bluetooth® connection, go to Settings > General > CarPlay > Available Cars and select your vehicle.
  3. Start your car up and leave it running.
  4. Talk to Siri and ask for what you need by pressing and holding the Voice Control button on your steering wheel. You can also touch and hold the CarPlay Home button on your touchscreen until Siri appears.

How to Connect to Android Auto™

Your phone must have Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or a more recent version. Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) works best. This is how to connect Android Auto™:

  1. Go to your car’s setting and turn on Android Auto.
  2. Download the Android Auto™ app from Google Play. Plug your smartphone into your vehicle using the compatible USB cable and when you receive a prompt to download the app, click on it.
  3. Unlock your phone’s screen.
  4. Read the Safety data and Android Auto™ permissions.
  5. Turn on your notifications for Android Auto™.
  6. On your car’s display, select Android Auto™.

Find a New Honda with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ at Sussex Honda!

Smartphone integration will keep you informed, entertained, and connected wherever you go around Hackettstown and Denville. If you encounter difficulties when connecting your Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, the auto pros at Sussex Honda can help. Don’t hesitate to reach out to our service center if you have any questions.

More From Sussex Honda

  • 2024 Honda HR-V Configurations

    Are you looking for a subcompact SUV that can keep up with your daily Sparta Twp drives and weekend adventures? You can’t go wrong with the Honda HR-V. This vehicle boasts impressive efficiency, high-end technology, and an affordable starting price.    Before you get behind the wheel at our dealership in Newton, you’ll first need to…

  • 2024 Honda Civic Trim Levels

    As one of the most iconic compact sedans of all time, the Honda Civic enjoys a place in the automotive hall of fame. Whether you’re a die-hard Civic fan or want to find out more about this capable and incredibly fun-to-drive machine, you’ll be impressed by everything the newly redesigned 2024 Honda Civic Sedan has…

  • 2024 Honda CR-V Configurations & Price

    Year after year, many car shoppers choose the Honda CR-V when they’re upgrading their SUV in Sparta Twp and beyond. This model is ideal as a family vehicle and a ride for those who sometimes have guests. If you’re considering the 2024 Honda CR-V, there are six configurations available, with three being efficient hybrid models. Find…

Menu

Get Directions

57 Hampton House Rd., Newton, NJ, 07860
Sussex Honda 41.0799091, -74.7370938.