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Hyundai Canada Updates Software Update Site To Support More Hyundai Canada Vehicles [UPDATED]

November 28, 2017

Much as the leak that I came across last week when I was in India implied, Hyundai Canada has updated their software update site to cover a very wide amount of vehicles. Here’s a list: 2017 Elantra (With 7-inch touchscreen without navigation and 8-inch navigation) 2016 Elantra GT (With navigation system) 2015 Sonata (3.8L Premium / 3.8L Luxury […]

BREAKING: Hyundai Canada Appears To Be In The Process Of Rolling Out Free Upgrades To Apple CarPlay And Android Auto For Customers

November 20, 2017

For those Canadians who have been waiting patiently for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay upgrades to come to their Hyundai Canada vehicles, it appears that Hyundai Canada is in the process of answering their prayers. I noted today while I was in India that Hyundai has changed the landing pages on their website for both […]

Australian Hyundai Owners Irate At Decision Not To Retrofit Cars With Android Auto/Apple CarPlay

April 13, 2017

I’ve been tracking the story of Hyundai Australia owners trying to get Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for a few months now. Well, the news is out that Hyundai Australia is saying that the 2018 Tucson will come with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto standard across all trim levels. But it’s this next part that has […]

BlackBerry Priv, Android Auto, And Other Oddities Of Life

February 21, 2017

Recently, I started to converse with an individual who had the BlackBerry Priv which refused to play nice with his recently purchased Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. Now, my first thought was that seeing as the BlackBerry Priv is a Android device, it should work. But in his case, when you plugged it into the car […]

Hyundai Sonata Owners In Canada Find A Way To Get Android Auto & Apple CarPlay On Their Vehicles

February 10, 2017

One of the things that I have wondered for a while now is when some enterprising owner of a Hyundai vehicle in Canada was going to find a way to get a update to their infotainment system that gives them Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. As those who have followed this story know, MnSOFT who is […]

An Update On Australian Hyundai Owners Attempts To Get Android Auto/Apple CarPlay

January 29, 2017

Seeing as some progres is being made for Canadian Hyundai owners to get Android Auto and Apple CarPlay in their cars, I’m going to focus on Australian Hyundai owerns to get the same in their cars. The people behind this in Australia have set up a Facebook page which is only 4 months old and already has […]

2016: Year In Review

December 31, 2016

At this time of year I like to look back over the past 365 days and pick out the stories that really got my attention. Now if you have something that you think that should be on this list, leave a comment with your thoughts. Now on to the top stories of the year: Samsung […]

BREAKING: Hyundai Canada Launches Update Site For Some 2017 Vehicles

December 8, 2016

Hyundai Canada just launched the site http://www.hyundaisoftwareupgrade.ca where owners of the 2017 Elantra sedan, 2017 Santa Fe Sport, and 2017 Santa Fe XL vehicles that are currently equipped only with Android Auto can now download and update their vehicle’s headunit so that it includes Apple CarPlay. PLEASE NOTE that the three vehicles that I have listed […]

Hyundai Canada Apple CarPlay Updates Coming In January?

December 7, 2016

I have received numerous e-mails and comments on the blog from owners of Hyundai Canada vehicles today tipping me off to the fact that Hyundai Canada will be rolling out updates to give 2017 vehicles Apple CarPlay in January. Several of them forwarded an e-mail response from Hyundai Canada which I have printed below: Thank […]

Kia Canada Customers Get Android Auto & Apple CarPlay Upgrades… From MnSOFT

November 23, 2016

While owners of Hyundai Canada vehicles are frustrated by their inability to get upgrades to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, owners of Kia vehicles in Canada don’t seem to have that issue. Kia owners in Canada can now get an update that gives a large number vehicle models an update to Android Auto and Apple CarPlay for […]