What's New for 2018 Uconnect 4 for Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, and Jeep
Posted on July 31, 2020
You want to stay connected while you're in your vehicle. Whether you drive a Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, or Jeep model, Uconnect has been an excellent system to do just that since it was released in 2003. Now in the 4th generation of Uconnect, features have become better than ever before.
You can still connect with your cell phone with Bluetooth, but there's so much more to the Uconnect system now. With the 2018 Uconnect 4 media system, you can take connectivity to new heights. Here's what's new for the 2018 Uconnect 4 system. And if you're looking for a great vehicle with fantastic options, look no further than Caledon Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Bolton, ON.
Features for 2018 Uconnect 4
On Demand 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot
In many vehicles throughout the Chrysler Dodge, Ram, and Jeep lineups, it's now easier for everyone in the vehicle to connect, not just the driver. An on-demand 4G Wi-Fi hotspot is now available. You'll find it in cars, trucks, SUVs, and minivans equipped with Uconnect 4C or 4C NAV along with an 8.4-inch display.
Up to eight devices can connect simultaneously to the 4G Wi-Fi hotspot. It has great connection speed and is reliable for connections to laptops, smartphones, and tablets.
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
The 2018 Uconnect 4 system integrates with your smartphone better, thanks to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Your smartphone's popular apps can be controlled through your vehicle instead of your handheld device. It improves safe driving and enhances integration.
Apps for iPhones that work with Apple CarPlay include Apple Maps, Messages, placing and receiving calls with voice commands, Apple Music, and several internet streaming music sources.
Android users can access Google voice search, Google Maps, Google Play music, and more through Uconnect.
SiriusXM Guardian Connected Services
Uconnect 4 has your back with SiriusXM Guardian Connected Services, both inside and away from your vehicle.
- Have you gone into the mall but can't remember if you locked your doors? The SiriusXM Guardian smartphone app allows you to check your vehicle status and remotely lock, unlock, or start your car.
- Have you run out of fuel? Press the Assist button to have help dispatched to your location, whether you have a flat tire, need a tow, or just a splash of gas.
- In a fender-bender or have medical issues? The SOS button on the rear-view mirror connects you to a trained call center agent who have help on the way in just a moment.
- Need directions? Search maps on your smartphone and send locations and directions to your Uconnect system with the SiriusXM Guardian smartphone app.
Uconnect 4 is still simple to use and has the awesome features you love. It includes easy menu navigation and customization with a Drag and Drop menu bar, as well as Siri Eyes Free, Do Not Disturb, and other valuable features.
Looking for a new car that's well connected? Choose a Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, or Ram model with the 4th generation of Uconnect. You'll find a wide selection of models at your local dealer in Bolton, ON, Caledon Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.