Jun 15 2017
Android navigation head unit for Mercedes-Benz C-Class W204 is available now, this navigation unit fits Mercedes Benz W204 C180, C200, C220, C230, C280, C300, C320, C350, etc, inbuilt GPS navigation system, Bluetooth hands free phone calling, Bluetooth streaming music A2DP, USB, SD, Mirror-Link, supporting steering wheel controls and a backup camera.
For more information about this unit, you can check it here: http://www.dvdgpsnav.com/mercedes-benz-c-w204-android-gps-head-unit-bluetooth-system-for-mercedes-c-180-c-200-c-220-c-230-c-280-c320-c-350.html
If your Mercedes Benz W204 comes with original 5.8 inch small screen and a working aux function, you can order and install this unit in your car. If you don’t know if your car has aux or not, you can check our previous post: How to check if my W204 has aux function?
Installation for this W204 Android navigation is more or less the same as the Wince version, if you have check other posts from this blog, you may have already seen How to install Wince version Benz C W204 navigation GPS, you can firstly download this installation manual which tells you how to take out factory screen and radio.
Removing original screen and factory radio/CD is the same as before, but we have found some installers(even some renowned shops) still made a mistake for connecting plugs, though there’s wiring diagram included. So please also check below important steps to make sure you or your installer install this unit correctly.
Secondly, please check every plug with different colors carefully, the correct connections should be as following:
Besides, you can easily connect the small speaker included in the package with a small 4 pins plug to the 4 pins plug near the green plug, the white CAR-LVDS plug from the unit should connect your original LVDS plug which was unplugged from your original screen.
Want to connect an aftermarket backup camera with this w204 android GPS unit? That’s easy to do that, there’s a green cable with BACK-VIDEO-IN label on it which connects to the video cable from the backup camera:
Besides, you should get the power for the camera with 12V reverse light, so after you put in reverse gear, the camera can get power and automatically display rear view images on screen.
After installation, if you want to listen to radio and navigation sound at the same time, you can try these steps:
When the unit displays original radio interface, long press the voice button from your steering wheel controls, then the screen will automatically switch to our GPS function, so that the GPS sound will come out from small speaker, and radio sound comes out from car speakers.
If you still have a question while installing, welcome to contact us, our technicians would be glad to assist you. You can follow us on Google+ (https://plus.google.com/+DVDGPSNavigation) to get latest news of our products.