September 01, 2020 1 min read

This is a CarPlay Smart Box suitable for MMI platform.

It is currently compatible with the following models:

✅ Audi A6 A7 A8 (C7 MIB2/MMI/RMC) 2012-2017 - (CSBAU-4)

✅ A6 (2012-2017, Platform: C7 MIB2/ MMI/ RMC) - (CSBAU-4)

✅ A7 (2012-2017, Platform: C7 MIB2/ MMI/ RMC) - (CSBAU-4)

✅ A8 (2012-2017, Platform: C7 MIB2/ MMI/ RMC) - (CSBAU-4)

✅ Audi CarPlay Smart Box 4 (CSBAU-4)

And for other Audi MMI head unit models, please contact us. 

 

The detailed steps are as following:

1.Take out Audi MMI head unit for cables layout.

1.Take out Audi MMI head unit for cables layout.

2.Take out air conditioning dashboard.

2.Take out air conditioning dashboard.

3.Layout CAN cables to behind media.

3.Layout CAN cables to behind media.

4.Connect 12v+(yellow) and GND(black) cable.

4.Connect 12v+(yellow) and GND(black) cable.

5.Connect CAN-H and CAN-L cable to air conditioning adapter(Red one).

5.Connect CAN-H and CAN-L cable to air conditioning adapter(Red one).

6.Connect MMI cable (blue) to No.10 from harness.

6.Connect MMI cable (blue) to No.10 from harness.

7.Then assemble back air conditioning panel.

7.Then assemble back air conditioning panel.

8.Connect with AUX adapter(connect tight enough).

8.Connect with AUX adapter(connect tight enough).

9.LVDS extention cable one side connect original LVDS cable(grey one).

9.LVDS extention cable one side connect original LVDS cable(grey one).

10.Another side connect to LCD-OUT.

10.Another side connect to LCD-OUT.

11.LCD-IN connect to original LVDS input.

11.LCD-IN connect to original LVDS input.

12.Connect CarPlay box power cable.

12.Connect CarPlay box power cable.

13.Connect AUX cable from AUDIO-IN to AUDIO-OUT.

13.Connect AUX cable from AUDIO-IN to AUDIO-OUT.

14.Connect microphone and inatall at good position.

14.Connect microphone and inatall at good position.

15.Assemble bacK MMI head unit and all cables.

15.Assemble bacK MMI head unit and all cables.

16.Then assemble back all control panels, job done.

16.Then assemble back all control panels, job done.

22.Will enter CarPlay automatically.17.Connect cables well with the box, and locate at good position.(we locate it under steering wheel,under glove box better.)

17.Connect cables well with the box, and locate at good position.(We locate it under steering wheel,under glove box better.)

18.Select AUX external before switch to CarPlay.

18.Select AUX external before switch to CarPlay.

19.Joystick knot controls.

19.Joystick knot controls.

20.Turn on of iPhone's WIFI.(No need connect any network.)

20.Turn on of iPhone's WIFI.(No need connect any network.)

21.Turn on of iPhone's bluetooth, pairing with IDCORE.

21.Turn on of iPhone's bluetooth, pairing with IDCORE.

22.Will enter CarPlay automatically.

22.Will enter CarPlay automatically.


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