BETTER INFORMED FOR A BETTER JOURNEY.

Overview of Apps & Services.

PUT THE FUTURE BEHIND THE WHEEL.

New, practical services and useful apps: this is the world of Car-Net. For individual navigation services or connecting your vehicle to your smartphone: You’ll find all the options offered by the apps and services from Volkswagen here.

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App-Connect – three innovative technologies that allow you to bring smartphone apps on to your infotainment system’s touchscreen: MirrorLink™, the new CarPlay™ function from Apple, and the Android Auto™ function from Google.

Smartphones are a way of life and for every situation there is a suitable app. With MirrorLink™ you can also have your smartphone with you when you are behind the wheel. Simply connect your MirrorLink™ compatible smartphone to your car and use your approved apps* easily on the screen of your infotainment system. Volkswagen have created some useful apps to help you get even more out of your journey.*To be accessible whilst the car is in motion, apps must be approved by the Car Connectivity Consortium

My Guide

Every journey is even more fun with the "My Guide" app. Taking into consideration the weather, time of day and vehicle location, it suggests exciting destinations in your area.

Drive & Track

Be even more vigilant on the road: Drive & Track records your journeys and voice notes so that it can provide helpful information about the route with every new journey.

Think Blue. Trainer.

The "Think Blue. Trainer." app analyses your driving style and gives you training exercises so that you can drive even more efficiently in future.

Shared Audio

Music unites. So does "Shared Audio". That's because this app lets everyone load their favourite songs to a playlist via streaming and play them in the car.

Sound Journey

The "Sound Journey" feature turns every trip into a song, which is generated based on the driving data and a musical genre. It can also be recorded if desired.

Call & Remind

Whether you need to make a business call, plan a customer visit or simply remind yourself to do something, with Volkswagen Car-Net "Call & Remind" you can make a note of all these little tasks and gradually work through them as soon as the traffic situation allows.

Cam Connect

"Cam Connect" enables you to call up a still from the rear compartment while on the move. When moving at walking pace and stationary, the app even shows a video.

My Rules

Draw up your own set of rules for a stress-free journey using Car-Net "My Rules". For example, My Rules can send a notification home when you have reached your destination. Just specify the required responses for selected events in the car using MirrorLink or WIFI.

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Only available in conjunction with the “Composition Media” radio system or the “Discover Media” and “Discover Pro” navigation systems. Car-Net “App-Connect” includes the MirrorLink™, CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ technologies. The availability of these technologies may vary from country to country. Car-Net “App-Connect” is already supported by many mobile phones and Volkswagen works closely with major smartphone manufacturers to enable support for Car-Net App-Connect technology. For current information on the compatibility of new mobile phones and ones that are already on the market, please visit www.volkswagen.com/car-net.

Compatibility

Android AutoTM from Google enables you to operate suitable apps safely from your smartphone using the Android operating system while driving. With Google Voice, you operate everything by voice input, and you can listen to songs using Google Play Music, Pandora or Spotify, for example. Many other apps are also already supported. For further information please visit the Google website.

EVEN MORE APPS FOR OUT AND ABOUT.

As well as the apps from GoogleTM , Android AutoTM supports other apps such as the following:

Jayride Podcast Player Spotify Stitcher Umano Pocket Casts Skype

Only available in conjunction with the “Composition Media” radio system or the “Discover Media” and “Discover Pro” navigation systems. Car-Net “App-Connect” includes the MirrorLink™, CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ technologies. The availability of these technologies may vary from country to country. Car-Net “App-Connect” is already supported by many mobile phones and Volkswagen works closely with major smartphone manufacturers to enable support for Car-Net App-Connect technology. For current information on the compatibility of new mobile phones and ones that are already on the market, please visit www.volkswagen.com/car-net.

Compatibility

With CarPlayTM from Apple, you can manage selected apps from your iPhone while on the move. The apps can be operated with all the ease that you’ll have come to expect from an iPhone. Maps, phone, news, music – everything just at the touch of a button. And if you choose, you can even operate the system by voice control. For further information please visit the Apple website.

EVEN MORE APPS FOR OUT AND ABOUT.

As well as the apps from AppleTM , CarPlayTM supports other apps such as the following:

Spotify Stitcher Umano Audible Audiobooks Rdio

Only available in conjunction with the “Composition Media” radio system or the “Discover Media” and “Discover Pro” navigation systems. Car-Net “App-Connect” includes the MirrorLink™, CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ technologies. The availability of these technologies may vary from country to country. Car-Net “App-Connect” is already supported by many mobile phones and Volkswagen works closely with major smartphone manufacturers to enable support for Car-Net App-Connect technology. For current information on the compatibility of new mobile phones and ones that are already on the market, please visit www.volkswagen.com/car-net.

Compatibility

With the „Guide & Inform“ Services from Car-Net you will be better informed while driving. Get news that you are really interested in, search for exciting destinations in your area or find a free parking space right away. But that's not all that „Guide & Inform“ can offer. You can see an overview of all the services here.

The Car-Net „Guide & Inform“ services can be used in conjunction with the following infotainment systems:

Online Traffic Information

Save yourself time and stress: With Online Traffic Information you can keep an eye on the current traffic situation to help you avoid traffic hold-ups.

Online POI Search

The Online POI Search displays places of interest in the area requested either by voice command or text entry. These are downloaded from the Internet and are always up to date.

Google Street ViewTM

Keep a sense of orientation: with Google Street View™ destinations are clearly displayed with 360-degree panoramic images from a street perspective.

Google EarthTM

You can discover many new places with Google Earth™ and experience a completely new kind of navigation thanks to the realistic display of the surrounding area.

Destination Import

Send individual POIs to your vehicle’s navigation system before the journey even begins with Destination Import.

Fuel Info

The Fuel Info search function gives you a fast overview of nearby filling stations, their opening times and current fuel prices.

News

Don’t hear it from others. Choose your own news broadcaster and import the latest news stories from the customer portal to your Volkswagen.

Parking Info

The Parking Info feature shows you free parking spaces in your area and also provides information on prices and opening times.

Personal POI

Lists of favourite personal destinations can be saved in the Personal POI section of the customer portal and imported into the vehicle’s navigation system.

POI Voice Search

The POI Voice Search displays places of interest in the area requested either by voice command or text entry. These are downloaded from the Internet and are always up to date.

Vehicle Health Report

The Service provides information on the current status of the vehicle before you set out. It lists warning messages, any maintenance events due and displays the state of driver assistance systems.

Weather

With the Weather function you can check the latest weather conditions at your current location and destination while you are on the road. It even takes into consideration the expected time of arrival.

Charging Stations

With our Car-Net service Charging Stations you will arrive at your destination with the peace of mind of not having to make any detours. The service finds the next available electric charging station and allows dynamic route guidance within your navigation.

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HERE'S HOW TO REGISTER

Watch the video to see a step by step expanation of the registration process.

THINK NEW.

New is what makes your life better: Think New.

"Security & Service"(10) features functions that will make your journey even safer. The Car-Net Service package offers you mobile access to important vehicle functions and combines security with transparency for even more comfort. Whether for Service Scheduling, Automatic Accident Notification, Breakdown Call or the Online Anti-Theft Alarm, you can call support in any situation and will be provided with all essential information on your mobility.

Emergency Call Service

With the Emergency Call Service you are covered in the event of a serious incident. In emergency situations, your vehicle calls for help automatically or you can activate it by simply pressing a button.

Vehicle Health Report

Before you drive, you can get information about the current status of the vehicle. The Vehicle Health Report can be created manually or automatically and displays any existing warning messages and service events due.

Service Scheduling

You drive – your Volkswagen looks after the rest. When a service appointment is pending, your Volkswagen passes on all key data to your preferred Volkswagen Retailer or Authorised Repairer, who will contact you to make the appointment.

Breakdown Call

In the event of a breakdown, our Roadside Assistance service can get to your location quickly. You can call for breakdown assistance from your vehicle by pressing a button so the vehicle automatically sends your location and vehicle information to the Volkswagen Assistance service.

Automatic Accident Notification

Your Volkswagen now makes sure that you stay safe. When the crash sensor detects a slight accident, this service offers you support.

Parking Position

The Parking Position service shows you where your car is located. If necessary, it can also show you the fastest way of getting there.

Driving Data

The Driving Data feature analyses your driving style and provides information such as average fuel consumption.

Vehicle Status

Can be viewed anywhere: key vehicle status data, for instance, the range or the current mileage.

Doors and Lights

Peace of mind at all times: with Doors and Lights you can ascertain whether the doors of your Volkswagen are locked and the lights are switched off.

Area Alert

The Area Alert Service keeps you in the picture. You get automatic notifications when your vehicle is driven in or leaves certain areas at specified times.

Speed Alert

No need to worry. With the “Speed Alert” service, you can activate selected speed limits which the driver of your vehicle should follow.

Horn & Turn Signals

The horn and hazard warning lights can be remotely controlled via the Car-Net app with the Horn & Turn Signals Service.

Online Anti-Theft Alarm

Your Volkswagen can look after itself. If an attempt is made to break into the car, you’ll receive a notification from the Volkswagen Car-Net app on your smartphone or by email.

HERE'S HOW TO REGISTER

Watch the video. Step by step the registration will be explained.

Car-Net e-Remote provides easy access to the main functions of your e-model. Straight from your computer or conveniently from your smartphone via the Car-Net e-Remote app. You can find more information about the numerous options for e-Remote here.

The Car-Net e-Remote services can be used in conjunction with the following infotainment systems:

Battery Management

With the "Battery Management“ service you can control the charging status of the battery and start and stop the charging process.

Departure Time Programming

With the "Departure Time Programming" service, you can determine when the battery of your Volkswagen should be charged and set the interior temperature for the desired time of departure.

Air Conditioning

The "Air Conditioning" service allows you to set the temperature in the vehicle remotely. In addition, the ‘Window Defroster’ feature will clear the screen before you get in the car.

Vehicle Status

Can be viewed anywhere: all relevant data on the vehicle status, for instance the range, current mileage or a notification that the battery needs recharging.

Driving Data

The "Driving Data" feature analyses your driving style and provides information such as average fuel consumption, the amount of energy recovered through brake energy recuperation and more to help you better judge your driving style to enable you to drive even more efficiently.

Parking Position

The "Parking Position" service shows you where your car is located. Tt can also calcualte the route to show you the fastest way of getting there.

Doors and Lights

Peace of mind at all times: with "Doors and Lights" you can ascertain if the doors of your Volkswagen are locked and the lights are switched off.

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS

HERE'S HOW TO REGISTER

Watch the video to see a step by step explanation of the registration process.

THINK NEW.

New is what makes your life better: Think New.

e-Remote App Update

Dear Car-Net user, As part of improving our products, we are launching a new version of the Car-Net e-Remote app for you. Please update your app to use the latest Car-Net e-Remote functionality. You can download the free update via the following links.

All e-Remote functionality will then be available again without restrictions. The app that you are currently using will remain available until 21/01/2016 but will then be deactivated after this date. We hope you enjoy using the new app.

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