Services
Insurance
Loans
Repairs
Advice
About

How do I connect Google Maps to Toyota navigation?

Can I use Google Maps through my Toyota navigation? I always trust Google for accurate directions but I can’t get them to play over the speakers in my car.

avatar
Liz Jenson · Updated on
Reviewed by Shannon Martin, Licensed Insurance Agent.
Unfortunately, you can’t connect Google Maps to your
Toyota
navigation. However, you can get your directions from Google to play over your car speakers by using Bluetooth. Or, if you have a newer model, you can pair your phone with your car using Apple CarPlay or Android Auto.
To connect your phone via Bluetooth, select Menu > Setup > Bluetooth. Then, make sure that the Bluetooth on your phone is on and wait for your car to appear in the list of possible devices. Once you click on your car, your phone should pair and you’ll be able to play audio directions from Google Maps over your speakers.
To connect your phone via Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, you’ll need to download the corresponding app on your phone. Then, connect your phone via a USB cord. When your car display prompts you, select always allow.
While you’re taking a minute to learn more about your car, why not learn more about your insurance options with the
Jerry
app, too? Just download the app and answer some quick questions to access quotes collected specifically for you. The average user saves $879 per year!
MORE: The 3 best apps for avoiding traffic jams
View full answer 
WHY YOU CAN TRUST JERRY
Jerry partners with more than 50 insurance companies, but our content is independently researched, written, and fact-checked by our team of editors and agents. We aren’t paid for reviews or other content.

Join 4M+ members in lowering their car insurance

Easiest way to compare and buy car insurance

√
No long forms
√
No spam or unwanted phone calls
√
Quotes from top insurance companies
Find insurance savings