How To Use Apple CarPlay On The Honda CR-VNew Honda CR-V Inventory

Using Apple CarPlay┬« in your 2020 Honda CR-V allows you to access different app functions from your compatible iPhone, keeping you connected when you're on the go. This is just one of the many amenities that come with your 2020 CR-V, so be sure to follow these simple steps to get set up! 

Setup Apple CarPlay In Your 2020 CR-V

Before you attempt to engage Apple CarPlay, make sure that your iPhone is equipped with the latest software update from Apple. You'll also want to connect your compatible iPhone to the Display Audio using a genuine Apple product that is in good condition. If you receive messages saying "device not found" or "this accessory may not be supported, it is likely due to an off-brand or damaged cable. 

Get Connected

  • Plug the end of the cable into the USB Smartphone/Audio Interface (identified by the smartphone icon) on your center console.
  • After connecting, go to the Display Audio home screen. 
  • The first time you use Apple CarPlay, a consent screen will appear asking you to agree to terms and conditions. Once you confirm, it will ask if you would like to CarPlay to Enable Once, Always Enable, or Cancel. Select your preferred option and confirm. 
  • Once you've done this, an Apple CarPlay icon will appear on your display screen; touch the icon to bring up the menu of apps from your iPhone.
  • To return to the display screen, touch the Honda icon. 

How Do I Use the Apps Through Apple CarPlay?

The simplest way to use the Apple CarPlay apps is through Siri®, Apple's voice recognition feature. Siri can perform multiple tasks, including reading and responding to text messages, placing phone calls, playing songs, providing a weather forecast, or even letting you know what movies are playing nearby. To use Siri:

  • Press and hold the TALK button on your steering wheel until Siri responds.
  • Ask Siri to perform tasks using verbal commands.

You can also ask Siri to use the Apple Maps function to get directions. For Honda CR-V models equipped with Honda Satellite-Linked Navigation System™, both features cannot be run at the same time

How Do I Delete a Phone From Apple CarPlay?

If you would like to remove a device that was previously connected through your 2020 Honda CR-V:

  • Touch Settings on your Display Audio home screen, then Smartphone, then Apple CarPlay.
  • From the list that appears, select the phone that you would like to delete.
  • Select Delete from the list of options and confirm the change.

Learn More About Apple CarPlay From Apple Honda Serving Manorville

Are you ready to take advantage of all that your 2020 Honda CR-V has to offer? The team at our Manorville area Honda service center is ready and waiting to help. For more information, don't hesitate to contact us today.

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