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Hyundai Connectivity Upgrade

Hyundai is pleased to provide this free software upgrade for Apple CarPlay. This is a one-time upgrade — all subsequent software upgrades will be uploaded to your vehicle through Apple CarPlay.

Eligible Vehicles

The upgrade is available for the following vehicles:

  • 2017 Elantra (7-inch Touch-screen System with & without Navigation System)
  • 2017 Santa Fe Sport (Navigation System)
  • 2017 Santa Fe XL (Navigation System)

Download the upgrade

Enter your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) to download the upgrade.

Your Vehicle Identification Number is a unique 17-character-long code assigned to your vehicle. It should be clearly visible on the driver’s side interior dash or the driver’s side door jamb. You can also find it in your vehicle’s insurance and ownership documents.

Additional assistance

If you’re having trouble with the software upgrade, you can download the full instructions here or contact us and we will do our best to assist you.

More about vehicle software upgrades

Apple CarPlay requirements

  • Apple iPhone 5 or above with the latest iOS
  • Lightning cable
  • Data plan

Download the instructions

Download detailed instructions that show you how to complete the software upgrade. First, you’ll need to know if your vehicle uses a USB port or SD card. Then download the appropriate pdf below.

Navigation (SD-CARD)Non-navigation (USB)

More about Apple CarPlay

To learn more about Hyundai and Apple CarPlay please visit