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How to Set Up Android Auto in Acura Models

2020 MDX with Android Auto

When you get behind the wheel of your new or certified pre-owned Acura from John Eagle Acura, you’ll have plenty of the latest technology features to upgrade your ride. One of them is the Acura Android auto integration that enables you to connect your Android mobile device and access your apps through your vehicle for more safe and seamless connectivity. Learn how to set up Android auto in Acura models with the professionals at John Eagle Acura.


What is Android Auto?

If you’re just setting up Acura Android auto for your car for the first time, you may be wondering what this capability affords you. Android Auto is available in such Acura models as the MDX, NSX, and TLX, prompting drivers to download the Android Auto app on their mobile devices and integrate with your vehicle’s infotainment system. With this integration, drivers can more efficiently and safely access their phone apps to make calls, listen to music, get directions, and so much more.


Steps for Setting Up Android Auto for Your Acura

When it comes to connecting your phone to the Android Auto system, follow these quick steps and you’ll be ready to hit the road and enjoy this outstanding feature:

  1. Select the Home button on the touchpad to get to the Home page.
  2. Swipe True Touchpad A to the right to display the All Apps screen.
  3. Go to Android Auto, then press and hold True Touchpad A.
  4. From the pop-up menu, select Remove from Home Page and Remove from Head-Up Display.
  5. Press and hold True Touchpad A to select the Android Auto app, then select Add to Home Page or Add to Head-Up Display.

Adding the Android Auto Icon to Your Home Screen

Once you’ve set up the Android Auto app on your central display, you can also rearrange it to appear on the Home screen for better accessibility when driving. To do this, follow these quick steps:

  1. Touch the Android Auto icon, then hold True Touchpad A.
  2. Drag the Android Auto icon to where you want it to be, then press and hold True Touchpad A.
  3. Press the Back button or the Home button to confirm the change.
2020 MDX dash with Android Auto onscreen

Learn More About Acura Features at John Eagle Acura

Now that you know more about how to set up Android auto in Acura cars, you can find even more helpful features at John Eagle Acura highlighting AcuraLink technology as well as how to use Siri Eyes Free and how to enter an Acura radio code. You can even compare CVT vs. automatic transmissions. If you run into any issues, our service team is here to provide an extra hand and answer all of your questions. Contact us today for more information and to schedule your next service appointment at our dealership near Sugarland and Cypress!


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