Your Smartphone, or iPhone, must be connected to the infotainment system via a USB cable. Once connected, select SmartLink on the infotainment system menu and it will instantly mirror your phones display, including all compatible apps, on the internal screen.
You can find a list of compatible phones on the
Unfortunately not, iPhones are only compatible with SmartLink. SmartLink includes within it MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay (compatible with iPhones 5, 5c, 5s, 6 and 6 Plus) and Android Auto.
SmartLink has only become available on selected models since 25 May 2015 (the new production year), so if you ordered your new ŠKODA before this date, it will not come with SmartLink. Please check with your
local ŠKODA retailer if you’re unsure when you ordered your new ŠKODA.
Unfortunately it is not possible to upgrade the MirrorLink system on existing cars to incorporate SmartLink.
If you are using the app online it could be that your phones signal is dropping out, therefore the app would stop working. By using the app offline this should mean that the maps continue to work irrespective of whether you have a signal or not.
Information about all current ŠKODA apps* is available
To see a list of compatible apps* on Apple CarPlay please click
To see a list of compatible apps* on Android Auto please click
*Please note – not all these apps will work whilst driving.If you are in need of further assistance please contact our Customer Service Centre on 03330 037 504.
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