Popular Questions and Helpful Ideas
Should I get a navigation system that’s dash-mounted or portable?

If you want to keep your dash uncluttered and add the convenience of a large fold-out monitor, you might be happier with an in-dash navigation system. Portable navigators offer the convenience of in-car navigation without permanent installation. Their plug-and-play design makes it easy to move them from car to car. Use our GPS navigation shopping guide to learn how to choose the right option for you.

What do I do if I can’t replace my factory stereo?

More and more vehicles have stereos that, for one reason or another, cannot be removed. That’s not as bad as it used to be… there are many ways to customize your stereo. All it takes is the right adapter or add-on to give you listening options you want. You can get an adapter for your iPod®, add a satellite radio, hands-free calling via a Bluetooth® adapter, or even GPS navigation. Read more about upgrading your factory stereo system.

How can I add hands-free calling to my car?

With a Bluetooth® cell phone and a Bluetooth system for your car, you can make and receive calls while keeping your eyes on the road and your hands on the wheel. In fact, you won’t have to touch your phone at all. Learn more about adding Bluetooth capability to your car stereo.

Video: Bluetooth in Your CarBluetooth® hands-free calling can be a great benefit in the car, especially when it's integrated into your car stereo. Watch this video for a quick look at what it takes to add hands-free talking and wireless music streaming to your car stereo.

Portable Navigator Shopping GuideLearn which key features to look for on portable navigators, so you can make the best decision about which one works for you.