How to Set Up Apple CarPlay

Apple CarPlay on Volvo dashboard

Step-By-Step Apple CarPlay Setup Guide

Available now on all new Volvo models, Apple CarPlay is the best way to connect your Apple iPhone to your new Volvo car or SUV. Follow this easy step-by-step guide to quickly pair your Apple iPhone to your new Volvo Sensus multimedia system with Apple CarPlay.

  1. Make sure CarPlay and Siri are activated on your Apple iPhone.
  2. Connect your Apple iPhone to your Volvo USB port using an Apple-approved Lightning-to-USB cable. This is usually located in the center console, but check your owner's manual for an exact location if needed.
  3. When prompted on your Volvo Sensus Connect screen, press OK to continue setup.
  4. Your Apple iPhone and Volvo are now connected via Apple CarPlay. Your can now select the Apple CarPlay icon from your Volvo Sensus display to switch to Apple CarPlay whenever you like.

For more information on your Volvo Sensus multimedia system, or how to pair your other devices with Bluetooth or Android Auto  please feel free to contact us to speak with a knowledgeable team member.

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