: Firstly, we need to determine whether the vehicle is compatible with the product. Plug U2W Plus into the head unit USB port, if the red light
, it means the device is powered on
but waiting for the connection
to the Carplay...
If it is the first time you connect the dongle with your vehicle, there is no response after the dongle is plugged in the USB A port, the dongle's light is off, or continues to be red, then you might try the following steps to solve the problem...
Step 1: Confirm whether your vehicle model and year are in our compatible list (the compatible vehicle list is at the bottom of the product purchase home page)
Step 2: Wait a few minutes after inserting the product. The first identification will take you some minutes...
Step 3: If your friend or relative’s vehicle is on the compatibility list, you may consider borrowing their vehicle and then try again to connect Carplay with the borrowed compatible model;
Step 4: After successfully connecting to Carplay, enter 192.168.50.2 in the mobile browser to enter the maintenance interface. Try switching compatibility Mode to Compatible state, and then confirm whether the dongle can work normally in your own vehicle.
Blog link: https://autokitcarplay.com/blogs/u2w-plus/u2w-connection