This is a software solution via USB Flasher to Activate Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto. When you placed the order we will book the time with you to remotely make the activation of Porsche PCM4.0 CarPlay and Android Auto via USB port.
Pre-requirement Demanded Before Your Order
- Already have our USB Flasher tool if no please order it before the activation process.
- Any English windows based system with Teamviewer remote support software installed (We can only read the English system)
- Send us a system picture of the PCM4.0 like below:
- Fast Internet Connection
Porsche PCM4.0 Car Models
- 718 Boxster / Cayman (2016-)
- Porsche 991 (2011-2016)
- Porsche 991 (2016-2019)
- Macan (2016-2018)
- Cayenne (2014-2017)
How to Activate via USB drive?
as below pictures:
For Some Cases Prerequisites for Newer Software
1st Connect the USB Flasher cable as above picture
2nd Any Windows English System and send us the Teamviewer ID Password
3rd Fast and stable internet connection
4th Ignition ON
Activation Operation Procedures
the whole process will be 5-30mins all depends on the network speed and system setup situation.
1. VPN setup
2. Port forward setting, Enable Port manager
3. connect car and online and disable windows firewall.
Ping to ensure the laptop and USB flasher in good connection status "Ping 172.16.250.248"
Note: DO not use Apple hotpot, because Apple does not support the PPTP protocol
Step-by-step Porsche Apple CarPlay Setup Guide (Wireless & Wired)
1. Activate Apple CarPlay by connecting your iPhone to the PCM via the USB port in the smartphone tray found in the center console.
2. If your Porsche features wireless Apple CarPlay, you can keep your iPhone in your pocket and it will automatically connect.
3. Once you have confirmed you are using Apple CarPlay, the apps on your phone will be transferred and displayed on the PCM.
4. Activate Siri by pressing the button on the upper left control lever of your steering wheel, or by pressing and holding down the Apple home button on the Apple CarPlay display.
For more information on setting up Apple CarPlay in your Porsche, or to learn more about any other exciting Porsche features and technology, feel free to contact us to speak with one of our knowledgeable team members.
For MY2016-2018 models are possible to activate Carplay and Android auto:
Porsche 718 Cayman & Boxster
911 Carrera models
Optional features we can offer for Porsche via USB Flasher Tool
- Android Auto (Same VIN another USD35)
- DVR (Driving Vehicle Recorder) demand extra Unichip DVR product,
please send us your queries via email to our sales team.
- FM Radio Frequency convert (Same VIN another USD25)
- Navigation system language convert upon request
- Unlock VIM upon request
Area distribution partners are welcomed!
- Wireless Apple CarPlay possible after you have activated the factory apple CarPlay, so car owners could enjoy the factory Apple CarPlay cordless.
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