Category Archives: New Retrofit Updates

Head Up Display Retrofit to GLC

Mercedes Original Equipment Head-Up Display

A regular customer of ours asked if we could retrofit the original Head-Up display into his much loved GLC. The thought of chopping a great big hole in the top of his dash filled us with dread but here at Braybrooks we love a challenge. And this one most certainly was. The entire dash was […]

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 […]

Mercedes Benz Apple CarPlay Activator, Unlock Mercedes CarPlay Function In 2 Minutes

Mercedes Benz Apple CarPlay Activator

We now have stock of a unique new device that will allow owners of all A class, B class, CLA class and GLA class Mercedes to use Apple CarPlay on their existing radio and screen. By simply plugging this device into the OBD socket (located just above the brake pedal) and waiting less than two […]

S Class – Ambient Lighting Retrofit

Braybrooks S Class Ambient Lighting

We received a call from a dealer just before Christmas. The car had been delivered to a customer, however the customer was under the impression it was coming with Ambient Lighting as standard. Ambient lighting uses hundreds of tiny LED’s around the car to create a coloured glow. These all need to be installed along […]