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2024 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Android AutoTM

uuAudio System Basic OperationuAndroid AutoTM  
Android AutoTM  
1Android AutoTM  
When you connect an Android phone to the audio system via the USB port, Android  
Auto is automatically initiated. When connected via Android Auto, you can use the  
audio/information screen to access the Phone, Google Maps (Navigation), and  
Google Now functions. When you first use Android Auto, a tutorial will appear on  
the screen.  
We recommend that you complete this tutorial while safely parked before using  
Android Auto.  
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The images shown here (designs, specifications, etc.)  
may differ from what is displayed on your screen.  
We recommend that you update Android OS to the  
latest version when using Android Auto.  
Bluetooth A2DP cannot be used while your phone is  
connected to Android Auto.  
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To use Android Auto on a smartphone with Android  
9.0 (Pie) or earlier, you need to download the  
Android Auto app from Google Play to your  
smartphone.  
Park in a safe place before connecting your Android  
phone to Android Auto and when launching any  
compatible apps.  
When your Android phone is connected to Android  
Auto, it is not possible to use the Bluetooth® Audio.  
However, other previously paired phones can stream  
audio via Bluetooth® while Android Auto is  
connected.  
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Apple CarPlay and Android Auto cannot run at the  
same time.  
Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.  
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1Android AutoTM  
Android Auto Menu  
For details on countries and regions where Android  
Auto is available, as well as information pertaining to  
function, refer to the Android Auto homepage.  
Android Auto menu screen  
Screens may differ depending on the version of the  
Android Auto app you are using.  
Go back to the  
audio screen  
Android Auto Operating Requirements &  
Limitations  
Android Auto requires a compatible Android phone  
with an active mobile connection and data plan. Your  
carrier’s rate plans will apply.  
Changes in operating systems, hardware, software,  
and other technology integral to providing Android  
Auto functionality, as well as new or revised  
governmental regulations, may result in a decrease or  
cessation of Android Auto functionality and services.  
Honda cannot and does not provide any warranty or  
guarantee of future Android Auto performance or  
functionality.  
Go back to the Android  
Auto menu screen  
CONNECT Button  
Press to display Android Auto screen  
Maps  
Display Google Maps and use the navigation function just as you would with your  
Android phone. When the vehicle is in motion, it is not possible to make keyboard  
entries. Stop the vehicle in a safe location to undertake a search or provide other  
inputs.  
It is possible to use 3rd party apps if they are  
compatible with Android Auto. Refer to the Android  
Auto homepage for information on compatible apps.  
Phone  
Make and receive phone calls as well as listen to voicemail.  
Exit  
To adjust the ringtone volume, the guidance volume  
of the navigation or voice recognition, or the audio  
volume, turn the VOL/  
AUDIO (Volume/Power)  
knob while the sound you want to adjust is playing.  
Operate Android Auto with your voice.  
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You can check Android notifications.  
(Android Auto Home)  
Display useful information organized by Android Auto into simple cards that  
appear just when they’re needed.  
Auto Pairing Connection  
When you connect an Android phone to the unit via the USB port, Android Auto is  
automatically initiated.  
1Connecting Android Auto Using the USB Cable to the USB Port  
Connecting Android Auto Using the USB Cable to the USB Port  
Only initialize Android Auto when you are safely  
parked. When Android Auto first detects your phone,  
you will need to set up your phone so that auto  
pairing is possible. Refer to the instruction manual  
that came with your phone.  
To enable Android Auto after connecting an Android phone to the system, select  
Yes on the screen.  
You may change the consent settings under the Smartphone Settings menu.  
You can use the following procedure to disconnect or  
delete the devices connecting Android Auto after you  
have completed the initial setup:  
Press the MENU button  
Select Smartphone Settings Android Auto   
Select device  
Use of user and vehicle information  
The use and handling of user and vehicle information  
transmitted to/from your phone by Android Auto is  
governed by the Google’s Privacy Policy.  
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1Operating Android Auto with Voice Recognition  
Operating Android Auto with Voice Recognition  
Below are examples of commands you can give with  
voice recognition:  
Press the  
(talk) button to operate Android Auto with your voice.  
Reply to text.  
Call my wife.  
Navigate to Honda.  
Play my music.  
Send a text message to my wife.  
Call flower shop.  
For more information, please refer to the Android  
Auto homepage.  
(Talk) button:  
You can also activate the voice recognition function  
Press to operate  
Android Auto with your  
voice.  
by selecting the  
the screen.  
icon in the lower-right corner of  
Press again to deactivate  
voice recognition.  
To adjust the guidance volume of voice recognition,  
turn the VOL/ AUDIO (Volume/Power) knob while  
the guidance is playing.  
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