July 24, 2020 2 min read

This is a CarPlay Smart Box suitable for PCM3.1 head unit.

It is currently compatible with the following models:

✅ Porsche Cayenne Macan Cayman Panamera Boxter 911 991 718 (PCM3.1) 2010-2016 CarPlay Smart Box - (CSBPO-1).

✅ Boxster (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Cayenne (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Cayman (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Macan (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Panamera (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Porsche 718 (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Porsche 911 (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

✅ Porsche 991 (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, Head Unit: PCM3.1) - (CSBPO-1)

And for other Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 head unit models, please contact us. 

The detailed steps are as following:

1. Take out the air conditioning panel carefully.

1. Take out air conditioning panel carefully -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

2. Unscrew and remove out PCM head unit.

2. Unscrew and remove out PCM head unit -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

3. Disassemble PCM head unit.

3. Disassemble PCM head unit -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

4. Install 3pcs gold screws.

4. Install 3pcs gold screws -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

5. Connect well FPC, install sub-PCB board, and fixed.

5. connect well FPC, install sub-PCB board, and fixed -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

6. Connect LVDS cable to sub-PCB (DO NOT reverse), then fixed.

6. connect LVDS cable to sub-PCB (DO NOT reverse), then fixed -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

7. After all connected well, assemble back PCM head unit.

7. after all connected well, assemble back PCM head unit -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

8. Convert 48PIN harness, don‘t forget to remove optic fiber cable if have.

8. convert 48PIN harness, don‘t forget remove optic fiber cable if have -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

9. Then connect it with CarPlay power cable.

9. Then connect it with CarPlay power cable -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

10. Connect well with the WiFi antenna.

10. Connect well with WiFi antenna -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

11. Microphone installation.

11. Microphone installation -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

12. AUX cable connect from AUDIO-OUT (at power cable) to ADUIO-IN (at 48PIN harness).

12. AUX cable connect from AUDIO-OUT (at power cable) to ADUIO-IN (at 48PIN harness) -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

13. Insert AUX adapter to AUX port from the armrest box.

13. Insert AUX adapter to AUX port from armrest box -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

14. Dip switch 2 ON for touch screen correction, return to OFF after finished (all according to dip switch lable from install diagram).

14. Dip switch 2 ON for touch screen correction, return to OFF after finished (all according dip switch lable from install diagram) -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay -

15. Connect all cables with CarPlay box, then put at a good position.

15. Connect all cables with CarPlay box, then put at good position -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

16. Assemble back PCM head unit and air conditioning panels.

16. Assemble back PCM head unit and air conditioning panels -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box

17. All jobs are done.

17. All job done -  Step by Step Retrofit Porsche Cayenne PCM3.1 WIFI Wireless Apple CarPlay - CarPlay Smart Box


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