How to Use Apple Maps in the 2018 Honda CR-V with CarPlay

February 13th, 2019 by

How to Use Apple Maps in the 2018 Honda CR-V with CarPlay

Deciding to purchase a new car is an important decision. You have to evaluate different tech features, size, price, and other criteria to help you determine the best car for you. One tech feature that is paramount is the ability to use your phone’s features in your car. Many cars now offer Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, which allows drivers to use music, voice, text, and map features on their car’s display.

Apple CarPlay allows you to connect your iOS 7.1 or later Apple iPhone 5 or later to your 2018 Honda Civic through the car’s built-in display. This allows the driver to get directions, make calls, send and receive messages, and listen to music right from the touch-screen or by voice via Siri. Supported apps include Phone, Messages, Maps, Music and compatible third party apps. Apple CarPlay comes standard on Civic EX, EX-T, EX-L and Touring models with Display Audio Touchscreen.

If you just got the a Honda CR-V, you may be wondering how to use Apple Maps in the 2018 Honda CR-V with CarPlay. Understanding how you can incorporate the convenient features of your phone on your Civic’s dash can make your drive much more enjoyable. If you are wondering how to take advantage of this feature, read more below.

How to Use Apple Maps in the 2018 Honda CR-V with CarPlay

  1. Make sure your vehicle is parked and running!
  2. Start by turning Siri on by navigating to Settings> General> Siri.
  3. Use a USB cable to connect your phone to the Apple CarPlay port.
  4. Ask Siri what is needed to complete the installation. You can either hold the home button on your iPhone or use the voice control button on the steering wheel.
  5. Once Apple CarPlay is set up, you can navigate to Apple Maps on the display screen.

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Now that you know how to use Apple Maps in the 2018 Honda CR-V with CarPlay, you can adventure to all sorts of new location knowing you won’t get lost! If you still need some help, don’t worry! Call us today to set up an appointment with our staff.

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