Author Archives: Neil Braybrook

CarPlay & Android Auto now available in Aston Martin

We’ve known for a while that Aston Martin are now using Mercedes stereo equipment in their new cars so with the help of our local dealer we have now integrated a wireless CarPlay and Android Auto into DB11 and later Vantage models (2018 0n). An extra item in added to the ‘Media’ menu to all […]

Google Maps and Waze are now on CarPlay available on most Mercedes

Mercedes X class CarPlay

  With the latest software release from Apple, iOS12 has allowed more developers to integrate their apps into CarPlay. Google Maps and Waze have already released updates to enable this which we have tried and tested in all of CarPlay adapters and SmartBoxes. We can now integrate CarPlay into most Mercedes from 2012 onwards. Contact […]

Retrofit Park Assist

Whilst we have previously retrofitted many Parktronic systems to various different Mercedes using all genuine MB parts we were recently tasked to not only add Parktronic but also include Park Assist so that the car would steer itself into a parking space. After some research it became apparent that no extra parts were required, just […]