If you are still using the old button-operated factory radio in your Volkswagen Polo, you lost much fun. That’s same to you use an old Nokia while other use big screen Apple phone. You won’t know how’s amazing having large screen head unit until you get one for your loved vehicle.
Whether you are replace the factory radio now or later, you can take a look at this post about how to install touch screen radio to 2012 2013 2014 2015 VW Volkswagen Polo. It’s not difficult, most people can do it themselves.
Section 1, Install Touch Screen Radio to 2012-2015 VW Polo
- Prepare toolbox: Plastic pry tools, screwdrivers, cable ties, tapes etc.
- Safety tip: Power off the car battery before working on the radio system.
1, Use the plastic pry tool to remove the frame of the radio system.
2, You’ll see 4 screws that fixed the radio unit. Remove them.
3, So you can pull out the main unit, unplug the connectors.
4, Next, you can connect the new cables of the new Volkswagen Polo Android radio to the car. Make sure they are correctly connected.
5, Connect the new screen to the car via the new cables. The interfaces are different, they are easy to distinguish and connect well.
6, Install the new screen well.
7, Turn on the car to check whether it works normally. When there are problems, you are advised to double check the wiring conditions, or ask sellers for assistant.
Section 2, Having Wonderful Drive with Big Screen Radio
Compared to the old radio, the new touch screen radio head unit provides various amazing functions and features.
- It’s made of 9-inch touch screen, you can see everything clearly. On the other hand, it’s equipped with Android 10 system and high quality CPU, offering fast respond and smooth operation.
- You can apply Carplay/Android Auto in the unit. This function allows you to use the phone applications such as contact, maps, music etc on the radio screen freely and conveniently, also helping improve driving safety.
- Having a big screen, you can connect rear view camera to help you park car well. The screen will automatically switch to the rear images every time when you reverse and park the vehicle, so you can see clearly the rear situation to avoid any possible accident.
- As to entertainment, it also offers different ways. You can enjoy high quality Bluetooth music, you can listen to real-time FM/AM radio, you can watch 1080P videos, you can also access the Internet to visit different website. Never get boring on a long drive!