Can I Connect My Android Phone To My Jeep’s Uconnect®?

By Product Expert | Posted in Technology on Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 4:15 pm
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Distracted driving is dangerous and a growing problem. It’s a leading cause of accidents, and as a result, lawmakers are passing legislation to prevent drivers from using their phones while driving. Thanks to the release of the fourth-generation Uconnect® system, drivers can now integrate their Android smartphone with their Jeep!

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What is new with the fourth-generation of Uconnect?

With the fourth-generation Uconnect® system, you can utilize Google’s Android Auto to connect your smartphone to the Uconnect® system. Android Auto delivers seamless integration of your Android smartphone with your vehicle’s Uconnect® system. Your vehicle’s touchscreen will mirror your phone’s display for in-vehicle use. Have access to Google Maps and Google Music Play with this update. You’ll also find the fourth-generation Uconnect® has been upgraded to work faster with improved processing power. The new 8.4-inch Uconnect® screens also offer multi-touch gestures with pinch, tap and swipe capability, vivid imagery, higher resolution and sharper graphics.

Features of Android Auto

Android Auto by Google will help you seamlessly integrate your Android smartphone with your vehicle. Your Uconnect® touchscreen will mirror your phone’s display and allow access to your music through your car’s speakers. Use apps like Pandora or Spotify to stream your favorites. Android Auto also uses voice commands to allow you hands-free access to your smartphone. Safety first! You’ll be able to send messages, check maps, and more all without being distracted!

Properly-equipped Jeeps can access Off-Road Pages through Uconnect® which will allow you to see information regarding wheel articulation, suspension height, oil pressure and steering angle, and Selec-Terrain driving modes.

If you’d like to learn more about the these or any other Jeep models, ask our knowledgeable team at Regency Chrysler.

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