September 07, 2020 1 min read

This is a carplay smart box suitable for NTG 5.1 head unit.

It is currently compatible with the following models:

Mercedes-Benz(NTG5.0) A/ B/ C/ E/ S/ GLE/ GLC/ GLA/ ML | 2014-2018 Wireless Apple CarPlay Upgrade Solution - (CSBME-1) 

And for other Mercedes Benz NTG 5.1 head unit models, please contact us. 

 

1. Disassemble dashboard carefully.

1. Disassemble dashboard carefully - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

2. Disassemble and remove out NTG5.1 head unit.

2. Disassemble and remove out NTG5.1 head unit - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

3. Unplug LVDS cable and 48PIN Quadlock harness.

3. Unplug LVDS cable and 48PIN quad lock harness - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

4. Convert with Quadlock harness from SmartBox kit.4. Convert with Quadlock harness from SmartBox kit - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

5. Then connect to SmartBox box power cable.

5. Then connect to SmartBox box power cable - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

6. Original LVDS cable connect to LCD_OUT.

6. Original LVDS cable connect to LCD_OUT - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

7. LCD_IN connect to LVDS port behind head unit.

7. LCD_IN connect to LVDS port behind head unit - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

8. Set up dip switch according installation diagram.

8. Set up dip switch according installation diagram - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

9. Connect AUX cable from AUDIO-OUT to USB-AUX adapter.

9. Connect AUX cable from AUDIO-OUT to USB-AUX adapter - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

10. Then connect to original USB port from armrest box.

10. Then connect to original USB port from armrest box - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

11. Connect MIC, antenna, USB cable well for test before assemble back.

11. Connect MIC, antenna, USB cable well for test before assemble back - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

12. External microphone installation.

12. External microphone installation - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

13. AUX cable layout introduction.

13. AUX cable layout introduction - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

14. Disassemble glove box for SmartBox device location.

14. Disassemble glove box for SmartBox device location - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box

15. Assemble back all head unit and all dashboard, all job done.

15. Assemble back all head unit and all dashboard - Mercedes CLS 2015 NTG5.1 HU Wireless Apple CarPlay Installation - CarPlay Smart Box


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