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Not sure if folks have used this product yet, but I searched and did not see any hits. Got the Carlinkit 2.0 wireless Apple CarPlay adapter for my 2017 Macan today and I have to say it works amazingly. Completely plug and play -- it doesn't require any modification of the head unit or taking apart the car or anything. You just plug it into your USB port, it recognizes Apple CarPlay and then connects via bluetooth to your phone. It's got a very slight lag (hardly noticeable, but definitely a tiny lag vs. having it wired -- like when you run your monitor with a slightly lower than normal refresh rate and get some minor ghosting) and it takes about 30 seconds to boot up, but otherwise works great.

I bought it after reading this article (Review: This adapter turns standard CarPlay into Wireless CarPlay, and somehow it actually works - 9to5Mac) and was super skeptical, but it seems like a terrific product. Note: The article references a volume bug with navigation, but there seems to be a firmware update that fixes it -- or at least the notes to it say it does (I just loaded the update -- which is also very easy and happens wirelessly via your iPhone). Will post my longer term impressions after using this more this week.
 

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I have the same thing and while it works well, it’s not good if you take phone calls in the car... the device adds a good 1.5-2 second delay/lag in audio.
 

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I have the same thing and while it works well, it’s not good if you take phone calls in the car... the device adds a good 1.5-2 second delay/lag in audio.
I tested it with calls today and had no audio delay/issues. Are you using the same model (the 2.0)? Have you updated the firmware?
 

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Just to confirm, you have to have CarPlay as an option to use this correct?
 

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Just received my CarLinkIt from Amazon today, ($129 with the instant $20 off coupon), and plugged it into the Macan.

Boy, was that easy. Car auto-detected it, and then prompted me to link the phone to it. Done. Appears to work completely seamlessly.

The CarLinkIt dongle even has a USB jack in it so you don't lose the utility of the USB outlet in the armrest center console.
 
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