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Navigation Phone Integration

Navigation Phone Integration

This system combines wireless Bluetooth® technology with the convenience of touch screen controls, letting you make and take calls by using the control buttons on your steering wheel or navigation screen.

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Bluetooth with Navigation System (4:41)

Navigation Phone Integration FAQs

Bluetooth technology allows two electronic devices to transfer data between them over relatively short distances. It's similar to a Wi-Fi system for your computer, but with fewer authentication steps.

Standard equipment on: 2010 Forester with navigation and 2010 Impreza with navigation. Available as a genuine accessory on: 2008-09 Impreza, WRX, & WRX STI with navigation, and 2009 Forester with navigation.

Check the phone compatibility tool on this page. If a phone is not listed, then it has not been tested and compatibility is unknown.

Anywhere within the vehicle is more than adequate to maintain a connection. Depending on several factors, Bluetooth technology generally supports a range of up to 30 feet.

Once you've determined that your mobile phone is compatible with the Subaru Bluetooth Handsfree Kit, you must complete a one-time pairing procedure before using them together. For detailed pairing instructions, please review your phone's User Guide.

Yes, your Subaru Bluetooth Handsfree Kit can connect with and recognize up to five compatible mobile phones, although you can only use one phone at a time to make or receive calls.

Yes, individual phone numbers may be downloaded from a compatible cell phone and stored in the vehicle for faster dialing. Phone numbers from multiple phones will all be stored as part of one master contact list.

Yes, but in most cases you will need to import contacts one at a time.

You can contact our Customer Service department at the number below, or submit your question through our Contact Us form.

Customer Service: 1-800-SUBARU3 (1-800-782-2783)
Hours of Operation:
8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (EST) Monday through Thursday
10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (EST) Friday

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