Questions tagged [navigation]

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Are there requirements for building a car-PC and it's software?

I am currently rebuilding a car as a hobby. As a part of it I am planning on building in a car PC with custom software for some multimedia usage, navigation and some diagnose usage. I know there are ...
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2006 Lexus GX470: Convert navigation model to non-navigation?

Is it possible to replace the touch-screen nav/climate/audio system with the non-touch, non-GPS version? My research tells me the wiring harnesses are (very) different. Has anyone successfully made ...
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Enable using navigation system while moving on 2013 Toyota Sienna

I am looking for a code or some way of unlocking the Toyota navigation so that my passenger can type in destination info into it while the vehicle is moving. Can't enter anything into the navigation ...
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How do I change my HDD navigation from Japanese to English?

I have a Toyota 2009 Mark X ZiO trd Sportivo and the model code for my navigation system is DBA-ANA10 and my car chassis number is ANA10-0030599. How do I change the language from Japanese to ...
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2009 Ford E350 Econoline Passenger van OEM Navi upgrade w Ford Sony Factory Amp

I purchased used Factory OEM units for my E350 Van, but not sure how the wiring harness attaches from the vehicle to the Amplifier to the Navi. The Amp is Sony 18B849 and the Navi is OEM Ford Model (...
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Is it possible to change the language of a 2009 Mazda Axela stereo and navigation system from Japanese to English?

I have a 2009 Mazda Axela which comes with a navigation and stereo system that is in Japanese. Is it possible to change the language to English?
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Installing mobile apps on a car board computer

I'm an owner of a Honda Accord 2011 and I'm wondering whether it's possible to install mobile apps on my onboard car computer. It would help me because my manufacturer installed a default navigation ...
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What would it take to get CarPlay in an older Outback model?

I have a 2011 Subaru Outback and quite simply I'm looking for a way to get CarPlay in it. It already has a screen and bluetooth but do i have to buy a new screen to get car play? Is there a software ...
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Ford S-Max radio/sat nav unit identification

I'm really struggling to identify the model number for my radio/sat nav unit so I can find a manual online. Can anyone help me with a model number for this unit? Edit: I found the manual eventually ...
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My Subaru's navigation system does not switch to night colors

I drive a 2017 Subaru WRX STI. I noticed, that my stock navigation system does not switch to night colors. It does not matter wether I have my headlight turned on, off or on auto. The day/night-...
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Ford Flex Navigation Screen “System is off to save battery”

When you turn on the Flex or turn it off in the Navigation Screen the words "system is off to save the battery turn the car on" Anyone know what this may be? Do I need to replace the battery? It is ...
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Cannot control heating/air due to bad DVD! (Acura MDX)

I tried searching for this question but could not find it. Anyway, first of all, I am not anything even remotely close to a mechanic. But we have a major issue with my wife's Acura MDX. I can't ...
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Pioneer Navigation Setup video playback

I have a Pioneer Navigation Setup and it supports only AAC, MP3 and WMV format of videos to play, Now the problem is AAC, MP3 are working fine, but WMV i am unable to figure out how to make it work, ...
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Change language of Toyota HDD Navigation (NHDN-W56) from japanese to english

I have an imported Toyota from japan with Toyota Genuine HDD Navigation and music system(NHDN-W56). The problem is that the whole thing is in japanese,can anyone help me how to change the language ...
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Toyota prado 2015 map disk error

I see this in Toyota Prado Land Cruiser 2015 Which in english it says: Unable to load program please consult your dealer. How can I (preferably DIY) solve this? Additional Photo incase you need ...
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How to calibrate / reset the MFD (touch screen) on 2007 Toyota Prius

I just bought a used 2007 Prius. Its MFD (touch screen) is miscalibrated such that I need to touch 1 or 2 centimeters above what I actually want to press. For on-screen menu options shown near the ...
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BMW 530i Navigation software

My friend has bought a BMW 530i from 2004, manufactured in Germany. The original navigation system installation disk is broken. I wounder if it can be downloaded, burnt to a cd/dvd and installed into ...
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2007 Toyota Highlander GPS Navigation map no longer works

My 2007 Toyota Highlander gets the message "External system is not connected" when I push the "map" button. All other feature work on the counsel except for the gps navigation. I left the windows ...
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Steps to find the current firmware verison of Mercedes Command

I want to know what firmware is currently running on my '14 E350 Mercedes Command and Navigation. How and where to navigate to get that information? Thanks.
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Do all versions of the Jaguar XJ (2010 onwards) come with dual view screens?

This is a feature on Jaguar cars: http://d24w6bsrhbeh9d.cloudfront.net/photo/ay5PZvM_460sa.gif But does it come as standard on all XJ models 2010 onwards?
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BMW 316i (2013) iDrive - How to add GPS and Nav software to BMWs iDrive

I have a mid-option BMW 316i (2013). Which means that it has an iDrive display LCD in middle of the dash, which has Bluetooth/AUX/USB and other stuff but it does not have navigation and obviously no ...
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install software after HDD changed

how to install software on Toyota HDD Navigation (NHDN-W56g) after I've changed HDD? should I purchase it or can I dowload it and install using usb memory stick? thanks.
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Tom Tom Navigation device that records driven route? [closed]

I'm looking for a Tom Tom navigation device that does not only provide routing information but that also records the route I'm driving. I would prefer a ready-made solution, but if not possible, I ...
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Is it possible to install 3rd party Carplay into Chevrolet Equinox 2013?

I have an Equinox and I want to upgrade to CarPlay. The interior looks like this: Is it possible to upgrade to a 3rd party CarPlay solution? Being new to 3rd party add ons, I'm not sure how that ...
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How do I change language in my Navigation/CD/DVD System?

I am using a Toyota Noah 2009 Model Micro. Inside the Car there is a Navigation/CD/DVD System Model NHDT W59G 36064, but it is equipped in Japanese Language and I am not familiar with this. Could ...
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How often should Navigation software be updated?

I have a 2005 Lexus rx 330 with navigation system. How often should it be updated and how much does it cost approximately?
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NHZT-W58 Sat Nav

Can someone please help me to show how to change language setting from Japanese to English on sat nav system model NHZT-W58. Thank you in advance.
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Another Acura Navigation system question

I see that if the navigation system goes bad on an Acura you also lose the onscreen climate controls... My Acura has two types of climate control activation .1 is the onscreen you describe, the other ...
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2012 Honda Civic Anti Theft

The battery on my 2012 Honda Civic died as I was away for 2 months. We charged the battery and its starting fine but the anti theft device won't stop making the car honk and lights flash. When I ...
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Vauxhall Corsa Ecoflex 2013 - Map is showing me about 2 miles away

I've had my Corsa since July last year. Last night on my drive home I noticed the satnav was showing my location as around 2 miles away from where I actually was. I hoped whatever it was would be ...
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Can i master reset or fix my android radio?

My android radio is'nt working right. Its coming on but not letting me go on any programmes and the radio signal is'nt staying on the chanel i ask for. I want to do a master reset how do i so it. Is ...
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Where to find latest map navigation firmware versions for VW?

I have a 2012 Volkswagen Passat SEL. I believe that the installed navigation is RNS-810. Where can I find information on all the available revisions, when they were released, what was updated on ...
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VE Calais satellite navigation option

I have just bought 2008 ve calais and the previous owners did not have the sat nat option included when they bought the car. How do I now get that???