CarPlay makes it possible to control many of the functions available in your iPhone via the car's centre display. Here you can read about CarPlay and what you should know before you start using the function.
With CarPlayApple, CarPlay, iPhone, Siri, iOS and iPhone are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. you can, amongst other things, listen to music, make calls, send and receive messages, as well as using selected apps. The functions can also be voice-controlled using Siri. CarPlay works with selected Apple devices.
You can find information about which apps are supported and which phone models are compatible on Apple's website.
For instructions on how to use CarPlay, see Using Apple® CarPlay®.
Internet connection when using CarPlay
If your phone is connected to the car via BluetoothDoes not apply when connecting via Wi-Fi or car modem (P-SIM), the connection will be interrupted when CarPlay is used. Resume the Internet connection in your car by sharing the Internet via the Wi-Fi hotspot from your phone, see the instructions below.
On your phone: Select settings > Personal hotspot > to activate the function.
In your car: Select Settings > Communication > Wi-Fi > Activate the function. For more information, see Connect to the Internet via your mobile phone (WiFi).
The car searches for your phone's shared Wi-Fi hotspot and connects to the Internet.
Note that iPhone closes the personal hotspot after contact with the car has been interrupted. For reactivate tethering, follow step 1 above.
Data is transferred (data traffic) when using the Internet, and this may involve a cost. Contact your network operator about data traffic costs.
- CarPlay is available for iPhone 5 or later. Update your phone with the latest iOS operating system for improved functionality.
- CarPlay is not compatible with iPad.
Availability and functionality may vary depending on market.
Car model/model year
XC90 and XC90 Twin Engine of model year 2016 onwards
S90, V90 and V90 Cross Country of model year 2017 onwards
XC40, XC60, XC60 Twin Engine, V90 Twin Engine and S90 Twin Engine of model year 2018 onwards
V60, V60 Twin Engine and V60 Cross Country of model year 2019 onwards
S60 and S60 Twin Engine of model year 2020 onwards
The range of models may vary depending on market.