Today’s drivers want to stay connected while they’re on the road. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are two systems designed to connect your smartphone to your car’s infotainment system, allowing you to stay connected while keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the steering wheel. Both systems are standard features in every current Mazda model and trim level, so customers of the Mazda dealership near Capitola can take advantage of these popular features when buying or leasing a new Mazda.
If you’re ready to start using Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, the folks at Capitola area Mazda dealer bring you this handy guide to connecting. Both systems are designed to make it quick and easy to connect your phone to your car’s infotainment system.
How to Connect to Apple CarPlay
iPhone owners use Apple CarPlay to connect to the Mazda Connect infotainment system. Apple CarPlay is a built-in feature that is part of the iOS operating system. There’s no need to download an app.
How to Connect to Android Auto
Android phone owners will use the Android Auto app to connect their phone to Mazda Connect.
If you experience problems connecting to Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, make sure you’re using a high-quality USB cable. Check that you’re connecting the USB cable to the USB port marked with the smartphone icon. Make sure the car is in park, and the parking brake is set.
Contact the Cardinale Mazda Salinas Service Center if you’re having trouble connecting to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. If you’re considering buying a pre-owned Mazda and you’re unsure whether it comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, just ask. We’re glad to help.
Mazda cars and SUVs that are model-year 2014 or newer can be outfitted with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Ask us about this quick and affordable service.
If you’re looking for a used Mazda, you’ll find a great selection of used and certified pre-owned Mazda vehicles at Cardinale Mazda Salinas, all priced to sell. Our pre-owned cars are carefully inspected to make sure you get the most reliable used vehicles when you visit our dealership. We also carry used cars by other brands, including Chevrolet, Ford, Honda, Volkswagen and more. Visit our website and check out our pre-owned specials.
When you need financing, let the Cardinale Mazda Salinas finance department find you the best loan available. We have the experience and the expertise to get you a great loan package with terms and payments tailored to your budget. We’ll help you get behind the wheel of a new or used Mazda, whether you have excellent credit, are a first-time buyer, or have a few credit issues. Save time when you visit our finance department and get pre-approved for your auto loan on our website.
The Cardinale Mazda Salinas Service Department is here to help when you need maintenance or repair work. Our service technicians can handle any job, large or small. We use the latest equipment to diagnose and repair any problem. If your check engine light comes on, we’ll get right to the bottom of the problem, and your car will be back on the road in no time. Call us to schedule your service appointment or use the Schedule Service form on our website. Don’t forget to check our Service Specials page, where you’ll find discount coupons for many of our repair and maintenance services.
Visit Cardinale Mazda Salinas today. We’re located at 555 Auto Center Circle in Salinas, easy to reach from Santa Cruz. Check our website for our current operating hours and directions to our dealership.