FAQ——USB Carplay Dongle for Android Head Unit

14/04/2021

What is Aftermarket Car Radio with Android Head Unit?

Your car screen system is Android version, because Android version system can install any app. Including the "autokit app".(Install the autokit app in the car, this is a prerequisite for using this product.)

How to confirm whether the car is supported or not?

1.Please make sure your car is Android 4.2 and above system.

2.Download the AutoKit application, enter settings > environment testing.

If all three options are all display with “√”

3.Your car can use the dongle.

Q:Will it work with my phone?

It supports iPhone 5 and above systems, apply IOS 10 or more.

It supports Android Auto feature phones.

Note: lf your phone is I0S 13 and above, please update AutoKit.apk to the latest version.

How to use Carplay on Aftermarket Android car stereo and Android Tablet?

1.How to use the dongle on the Aftermarket Android car stereo ?

For the car have android version Navigation stereo,you can plug the dongle to your car USB port directly after install the AutoKit on the car screen, and then connect the iPhone with the dongle and click AutoKit to go to CarPlay interface.

2.How to use the dongle on the Android Tablet ?

For the car do not have android version Navigation stereo. You can plug the dongle to your Android Tablet after install the AutoKit on the tablet(You should use a USB Adapter to keep the dongle was charging) , then connect the iPhone with the dongle and click AutoKit to go to CarPlay interface.

Note: It's similar to Android auto.

How to install the APK?

The address downloading APK: http://121.40.123.198:8080/autokit/autokit.apk

Method 1: Download the APK on Car Browser.

1.Click the browser on the car, enter the URL, and download APK.(Your car must Connect Network.)

2.Click the “Download Directory” to find the downloaded APK file, then install it.

Method 2: Download the APK on your computer, copy it to a USB flash drive and install.

1.Enter the URL on your computer browser, download the APK, and copy it to a USB flash drive.

2.Insert the U disk into the USB interface of the car, find the U disk directory in the “File Manager”, then install it.

How to connect the Bluetooth?

1. Inserting the CarPlay Dongle to your car.

2. Turn on the Wifi and then Bluetooth.

3. Searching the Bluetooth and then enter the pin (0000).

How to upgrade the APK and Dongle?

1.Upgrade APK:

Unplug the dongle first, then enter the APK settings, find the "check upgrade" button, and then you will see the prompt of the latest version and then click update, the APK is updated.

2. Upgrade dongle:

Plug in the dongle to the car, then enter the APK settings, find "check upgrade", you will see the latest box version, and then click Update.

Upload log function:

There will still be some minor problems after upgrading the latest version, please upload the log. It will collect your use problems that occur when using carplay. Our engineers will research the solution and add it to the next upgrade version, so that we have the opportunity to solve this problem.

If it can not be identified the USB Carplay dongle,please double check the below step:

1.The car has two USB, whether whether all test.

2.The mobile phone data cable needs original or good quality.

3.Open the APK first, then insert the product. See if there is any identification.

4.Open the upper left corner and select Compatible.

Note: Please installing the apk before using.