If route guidance is taking place at this moment in Infotainment, then there
is the option to start the route guidance in the “Android Auto” application. And
vice versa, if route guidance is currently taking place in the “Android Auto”
application, then there is the possibility that this will be terminated by the
start of route guidance by the Infotainment system.
Android Auto: Main menu
messages, tasks in the working directory, weather or similar.
the SmartLink main menu
The symbol appears next to the function surface in the area
, Then, by
tapping on this function surface again, a list of new applications is displayed.
Connection set-up / disconnection
Prerequisites for establishing a connection
The external device to be connected must support the “Apple CarPlay”
A list external of devices, supported regions and applications that the “Apple
CarPlay” connection supports can be found on the websites of Apple Inc..
Switch on the ignition.
Switch on the Infotainment system.
Switch on the external device.
Connect the external device to the USB input using a cable
Select the connection using “Apple CarPlay”
Disconnection of the active connection
In the main menu “Apple CarPlay”, tap the function surface of the “ŠKODA”
application, the main menu SmartLink is displayed.
Tap the function surface .
or: Disconnect the cable from the USB input. When reconnected, the exter-
nal device is automatically connected.
Function restriction of Infotainment
For the duration of the connection, the external device cannot be used as an
audio source in the Media menu.
devices will be disconnected.
For the duration of the connection, no Bluetooth devices can be connected to
the infotainment system. The SIM card inserted in the external module can on-
ly be used for data services.