[FAQ] Tips for choosing a compatible USB cable for using Android Auto1 Recommended Answer
Not all USB cables will work with all cars. If you're having trouble connecting to Android Auto, try using a new USB cable.
Here are some tips to finding the best USB cable to use with Android Auto:
Use a cable that's under 6ft long and avoid using cable extensions.
Make sure your cable has the USB icon .
If Android Auto has stopped working in your compatible car:
Try replacing your USB cable - that fixes the issue in most cases!
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Have you found a USB cable that works well? Let us know in the comments, and we’ll keep updating this post with your recommendations.
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Your friendly fellow gearhead,Ernest, on behalf of the Android Auto team
Thanks everyone who shared your USB cable experience here!
We have some USB cable recommendations:
(*The links go to www.amazon.com: It’s for your reference. You can find them elsewhere :)
If you have Pixel phones, Pixel accessory USB-C to USB-A cable would also work well.
Please keep sharing what works well and what doesn’t work well.
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