How to Connect Waze to Your Car Screen

Use Waze on Android Auto Connect your mobile device to your Android Auto unit with a USB cable. Tap. Open Waze. Say "OK Google" or tap. Tell Waze where you'd like to go. Some examples of things you can say are: ... If multiple locations come up, confirm the one you want and follow the directions to your destination.

If you’re an avid Waze user and want to make your navigation experience even better, you can connect your phone’s Waze app to your car screen. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to set up the Waze app and share some of its features.

First, you need to download and install the Waze app from your App Store. Whether you’re using an Apple or Android phone, you also need to connect your Android Auto or Apple Carplay. If you’re having trouble connecting, check out our videos on how to connect, which we’ll link in the description below.

Once you’ve connected your phone to your car screen, open the Waze app on your phone and log in with your Google or Apple account. After logging in, plug your phone into your car screen and open the Waze app. It will automatically connect to your Android Auto and you can start using Waze on your car screen.

Compared to Google Maps, Waze has some unique features. For instance, Waze users can post speed traps and traffic jams in real-time, which can help you avoid them. You can also search for different businesses along the route, such as gas stations, restaurants, and more.

To add your home or work address, or specific places, click on the menu button on the app. You can also update speed traps, traffic jams, or accidents along the route, which will help other Waze users stay updated.

Overall, Waze is a great app for navigation and its unique features make it stand out. If you’re having trouble connecting your phone to Waze, check out our troubleshooting video, which we’ve linked in the description below. We hope this tutorial was helpful, and if you have any questions, feel free to comment.


How do I sync my Waze with my car?
This can be done by going into the Settings menu on the Waze app and selecting the “Connect to your car” option. Another way to connect the Waze app to your car is to use a third-party app like CarPlay or Android Auto. This will allow you to use the Waze app on your car's infotainment system.
Why is Waze not working in my car?
Fix 1: Ensure Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Toggles Are Enabled This is also applicable when using a wired connection to connect to your car's infotainment system. Turn on the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi if you have them turned off, and the Waze app should start working as expected without any freezing issues.
How do I add Waze to my CarPlay dashboard?
Open CarPlay on your car's infotainment system. Waze should be available as an icon on the dashboard. Occasionally, apps need to be added manually. From your iPhone, go to Settings >, General >, CarPlay, choose your car's name, then select the + icon next to Waze to add it.
Can I use Waze with Apple CarPlay?
Use Waze directly on your in-car display with Apple CarPlay. For this, you need a compatible iOS device and a car that supports CarPlay in one of these regions.