A Guide for Installing Seicane 10.25” Upgraded Touchscreen Radio in 2010 2011 2012 2013 BMW X5 E70 (CIC System)

seicane-car-stereo-navigation-systemAs one of popular aftermarket car radio suppliers, Seicane offers quality and affordable Android car radio with GPS for various car models. These radio system are easy to use, comes with lots of amazing functions and keep stable performance, greatly improving your driving experience.

For BMW vehicles, Seicane released the H8 series car screen which BMW owners can used it to replace their small factory screen and enrich more functions. Now at this post, you’ll learn to know how to install the Seicane H814 , a 10.25” Upgraded Touchscreen Radio, in 2010 2011 2012 2013 BMW X5 E70 (CIC System).

  • Basic Tools: Plastic pry tools, screwdrivers
  • Note: Ensure the car power is cut off before working.

The removal and installation steps

Step 1, Use the plastic pry tool to pry open the A/C outlet, take down the outlet and disconnect its plug.



Step 2, Remove screws that fixed the original radio screen, take it down and unplug the connectors.


Step 3, Remove screws that fixed the button panel, they pry to open it and take it down, as well as disconnect the plugs.s3-1s3-2s3-3

Step 4, Remove screws that fixed the original DVD unit, take it down and unplug all the connectors.


Step 5, Have a check for the wiring harness as well as other accessories of the new radio screen system from Seicane.


Step 6, Connect the new wiring harness to car plugs, then correspondingly connect the new screen and original DVD unit.s6

Step 7, Turn on your car to test the new radio system, if everything works normally, then install all the car parts back. If there is problem, check carefully whether the cables are connected correctly.  s7

By checking this guide, you may realize that indeed this is the easiest way to upgrade a radio in BMW vehicles when compare to installing an aftermarket radio system in other cars. Then, what people say about Seicane H814 Android touchscreen radio for 2010-2013 BMW X5 E70 (CIC System)? Let’s check out.

This unit is made of a big screen, when I watch videos and use navigation, I can see everything very clear. It always keeps my eyes in the most comfortable condition.” – Jay

Well, I love listening to radios, one of my favorites about this touch screen is it provides FM and AM radio worldwide, I am given lots of radio choices by this product.” – Andy

I own a second-hand BMW X5 E70 (CIC) which doesn’t come rear view camera, while I am the guy who can’t park and reverse a car well. After installing this Seicane car radio and adding the rear view camera, now I can park the car easily with the help of HD rear images.” - Rolla

It took me some time to find a suitable car screen to replace my 2012 BMW X5 E70’s basic screen. My friend recommended the Seicane and there turned out that every penny is worth it. This unit is easy to install, plug and play, and comes with lots amazing functions, adding more fun in my drive.” - Edward

Now, find your ideal radio in Seicane!


10.25” Android Car Screen for 2013-2016 BMW 3 Series F30 F31 F34 F35 (EVO) Replacement Guide

car-radioReplacing the factory car screen of BMW vehicles with an aftermarket Android touchscreen is one of popular way to upgrade original audio system. It’s not so difficult to do this job as that only exchanges the original car TFT monitor, easy to install, plug and play.

With some tips and assistance, you can replace the BMW car screen yourself. Here we list guide of how to upgrade the 2013-2016 BMW 3 Series F30 F31 F34 F35 (EVO) radio screen, hope it will be useful for you.


Here is one of the original car audio systems of BMW 3 Series.



Step 1, Use the plastic pry tool to pry the A/C vent panel from the co-pilot position, then pry to remove the whole vent panel , and disconnect the plug.



Step 2, Remove the trim panel at the bottom of the audio system. Still need to pry it, then take it down and unplug the connector.



Step 3, Remove screws that fixed the button panel. Take down the panel and disconnect the plugs.



Step 4, Remove screws that fixed the original radio screen, take it down and unplug its connectors.



Step 5, Remove screws that fixed the original main unit, take out the unit and unplug the connectors.



Step 6, Have a check for the new Seicane touchscreen car audio head unit to make sure everything of it in good condition.



Step 7, According to the radio user manual, correspondingly connect the new wiring harness to the car.



Step 8, Connect the new screen system to the car.

Step 9, Connect the original main unit.

Step 10, Test the new audio system. If it works normally, install all the car parts back. If there is problem, check again the wiring condition.



Upgrading a large size touch screen Android radio system to the car makes your drive better. On one hand, it’s super easy to operate, just with simple finger clicks, you do everything in seconds, quickly and conveniently. On the other hand, when you watch videos and turn on map for navigation, you are always provided a perfect viewing angle by this 10.25″ head unit, seeing information clearly.

One of the powerful functions of the product is it supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, where you can sync your phones and set up your infotainment system to cater to your every in-car need. For example, listen to phone music, use phone maps, check address book and make calls etc.

There is no doubt that a multifunctional car audio improves your driving experience.

How to Upgrade Your BMW 3 Series Factory Radio Screen?

More and more car owners choose to install an aftermarket android car stereo system for their cars since the factory one can’t meet their needs. Some of factory radios are easy to replace, some of may be tricky, all depends on your car make, models and year. If you have a BMW 3 Series and just want to upgrade its radio screen, you are right here. With below instructions, it’s quick and easy to replace the original car screen with an Bluetooth stereo system.

Important information

Here is the original car radio system.


Part 1, Steps of removing the factory radio system

Step 1, To remove the A/C vent: Use the plastic pry tool to pry the A/C vent, take it down and unplug the connector.



Step 2, Remove these two screws that fixed the original radio screen, take down the screen and disconnect its plugs.


Step 3, Remove screws that fixed the CD button panel, take down the panel and unplug the connectors.3-1 3-2

Step 4, Remove screws that fixed the original CD unit, pull the unit out and unplug the connectors.4-1 4-2

The removal work is done.

Part 2, Steps of installing the Seicane radio screen for BMW

Step 5, Check the wiring harness and other accessories of the new radio screen. Correspondingly connect the new cables to car plugs. Take a look at the user manual to check the ports if you are not sure what they are.

Step 6, Connect the new radio screen and original CD unit to the car with the new wiring harness. Be careful and patient.6

Step 7, Now you can turn on the car to test whether the new radio system functions normally. If there is no problem, install all the accessories including CD button panel and A/C vent back. If it doesn’t work, please check whether cables are connected correctly.seicane-radio-screen

About the Android radio screen from Seicane

This product is easy to install, plug and play since you don’t need to change the original CD unit. You can still use the original car functions after installing this radio, they are kept as before.

The greatest feature of the unit is it comes with a 10.25″ display which looks very exquisite. When you watch videos and use navigation, you enjoy a perfect view. Besides, it supports Carplay. Just use a Carplay USB dongle to connect your phone and the radio system, then you can freely enjoy your smartphone Carplay function in your car.

If there is no reversing camera function in you car before, after installing this multifunctional car radio, you can connect a rear view camera to it, every time when you park and reverse the car, it will automatically switch to the parking image to help you park easily.bmw


An Incredible Easy Way to Upgrade 2016 2017 BMW X1 F48 (NBT System) Stereo

More and more BMW X1 F48 owners want to upgrade their original radio screen with an Android one in the aftermarket, but most of them don’t know how to start. If you are looking for the useful tips to change your BMW F48 radio, you are right here. In this post, we are sharing an easy replacement guide with you.

Important information

  1. Stereo option: Seicane Android Touchscreen Car Stereo
  2. Tools: Plastic pry tools, screwdrivers.
  3. Note: Before you start, turn off the car power to ensure safety.

Original stereo system



Part 1, Removal work

Step 1, Use the plastic pry tool to remove the button panel.



Step 2, Take down the button panel and unplug the connectors.


Step 3, Remove screws that fixed the CD unit, take it out, and unplug the connectors.


Step 4, Pry to remove the A/C vent panel, take it down and disconnect the plug.



Step 5, Remove screws that fixed the car stereo screen, take down the screen and disconnect the plugs.


Part 2, Installation work

Step 6, Before the installation, check the wiring harness of the Seicane touchscreen stereo system to make sure each accessory in good condition. And take a look at the user manual if you are not sure them.


Step 7, Connect the original CD unit to the car with the new wiring harness.


Step 8, Then install the CD unit to the dashboard, tighten the screws.


Step 9, Connect the new stereo screen and install it back. Then you can turn on the car to test the new stereo system. If it works well, you can move to Step 10; If there is problem, carefully check again the cable whether correctly connected.


Step 10, Install the A/C vent panel back.


Step 11, Install the button panel back. The whole installation finished.


Since we don’t need to change the whole stereo system (screen and CD unit), it won’t take you much time to do, it’s easy and not complicated.

The Seicane screen head unit only exchanges the original car TFT monitor, all the original car functions are still supported, you will be used to it very soon.

Designed with a 10.25” IPS touchscreen, not only can you see information at a best view, but you can operate the product very conveniently. It provides more entertainment choices such as streaming Bluetooth music, watching online movies, using Carplay etc. On the other hand, it supports external car cameras like DVR, rear view camera, which help increase driving safety wherever you drive.


9-step About How to Install Seicane Car Radio with GPS Carplay in Subaru WRX

As one of popular car radio brands in the market, Seicane is committed to manufacturing quality different car radio systems to fit various car models such as Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Volkswagen, Ford, Toyota, Nissan, Subaru etc. With the amazing features and functions offered by the Seicane radios, car owners have more joy in their journey, as well as keep a safer drive on the road.


Apart from providing good products, Seicane also brings best pre-sales and after-sales service to customers all over the world. For example, there are lots of useful installation guides of car radio can be found in Seicane blogs. Most people get great assistance with these blog posts. And at this post, you’ll get the detailed steps to replace Subaru WRX factory radio. Check if they are useful for you.

9 steps to remove and install car radio in Subaru WRX  

Before working, prepare basic pry tools and screwdrivers, and make sure you cut off the car power as this is an electronics-related project.

Step 1, To remove the panel device: Use the pry tool and feed it down the side until the panel device pried up, then you can take it out.s1

Step 2, Unplug connects of the vent and the AC controllers on the panel device.


Step 3, Remove these tabs, vents, AC controls of the panel as we need to use them on the new aftermarket car radio from Seicane.s3

Step 4, Get to remove these six screws that fixed the original radio unit.s4

Step 5, Take down this small metal sheet, then pull out the radio unit and unplug its connectors.s5

The removal of Subaru WRX factory radio is done, following we go to install the Seicane car radio in the car.

Step 6, For smooth work, have a check for the cable harness and other accessories of Seicane car radio with Carplay.s6


Step 7, Install the tabs, vents, AC controls in the new radio system.s7

Step 8, Correspondingly connect the cables between the new radio and the car. Keep your patience and attentiveness at this step, and if you are not sure about the interfaces, check with the radio user manual.s8

Step 9, You can turn on the car to test whether the new radio works normally; if not, check again the cables whether connected correctly.s9


Replacing the factory radio by yourself may take you some time and bring some difficulties, but it’s also a process of enjoyment and at the end you will reap the joy of success. What’s more, with this multifunctional aftermarket car radio navigation system from Seicane installed in the car, your driving experience will be greatly improved.

On one hand, comapared to the factory radio, Seicane radio gives you more methods for entertainment. You can enjoy music with quality sound effects, listen to more channels of radio, watch videos at HD resolution, surf the Internet with high speed. Since Carplay is supported in this radio, by using a Carplay USB dongle, you can easily connect your phone to the radio, then freely use phone apps on the large screen the radio provided. On the other hand, there are functions that can help you use the car safely. For example, with Bluetooth function, you can make hand free calls whenever you want; with 3D navigation, you know the route situation clearly to avoid traffic; the radio supports rear view camera, this will assist you to park the car smoothly…

Installing the Seicane car radio system with GPS, you drive better on the road.car-radio-navigation


A Quick Guide to Replace 2008-2012 Renault Duster Nissan NP200 Factory Stereo System

Generally speaking, manufacturers applied the latest stereo technologies in their new cars in order to meet people’s needs and increase sales. While old cars usually come a common radio that users can only use to listen to music and radios, having no way to use more functions such as watching videos, displaying navigation. For these car owners, upgrading the factory radio is the best way.

To get a multifunctional car radio, drivers can upgrade it in the car shops, or just purchase a quality aftermarket radio navigation system and replace it by themselves. If you are not knowing where to start, here is the reference of replacing the 2008-2012 Renault Duster Nissan NP200 factory stereo.

Factory car radio replacement guide

Need tools: Screwdriver, pry tool, tapes etc.

Radio Brand: Seicane Android Car Radio Navigation System

Precautions: Must cut off the car power before the job.

The original radio system










Step 1, Use screwdrivers or pry tools to open the panel, then gently pull it out with hands, and unplug the connector.

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Step 2, Remove the buttons and other accessories of the panel.









Step 3, Remove the frame accessories of the original car radio.















Step 4, Take out the original radio unit, and unplug its connectors.

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Step 5, Pull out the radio fixing frame.









Step 6, Check whether the accessories of the new Seicane car radio system are complete.












Step 7, Correspondingly connect the cables of the new car radio navigation system to the car.









Step 8, After connecting the cables, turn on the car to test whether the new radio system is working normally.









Step 9, If there is no problem, install the buttons and other accessories of the old panel to the new car radio.









Step 10, Fix the new car radio system in the central control to complete the installation process.










After finishing the installation



Keep better drive with the Seicane car radio navigation system

There are huge differences between the factory radio and Seicane car radio system. Firstly, the Seicane radio system is made of 9 Inch IPS touchscreen, so users can have an eye-friendly viewing angle when enjoy videos and use navigation, as well as operate the product just with fingertip touch.

Secondly, since it supports Carplay, by using the Carplay USB dongle to connect phones to the radio unit, users can easily and freely play the phone applications such as calls, musics, videos etc.

Thirdly, while supporting a variety of entertainment functions, Seicane Android car radio system also provides users with safety assistance. For example, by adding the rear view camera, the radio unit will automatically switch to the parking image while reversing, thus helps driver reverse the car easier. On the other hand, it also supports DVR, and with this application, it records the accident process and provide factual evidence.

There are more features and functions that Seicane car radio can offer, you can get more information on its official website.










For 2006-2011 Honda Civic (LHD): The Detailed Guide of Installing A Seicane Car Radio Navigation System

5 years ago, our family got the first car – a 2008 Honda Civic (LHD). Since then, we spent lots of wonderful time with the car, for picnics, for road trips, for campings etc. As we are still unable to afford the second brand new car now, we hope this car would last at least seven years. Apart from maintaining the car regularly, we also upgraded some parts to improve entertainment and safety as my family love self-driving trips.

Actually, my wife complained many times that the factory radio was too old to play, its functions are so simple and can’t meet our needs. She really hopes there would be a large size touchscreen and multifunctional car stereo, because with the big screen, she can use the navigation to drive easier as she hates to look at the navigation on the small phone screen. So last month, we determined to replace the factory radio.

After doing some researches, we finally purchased a Seicane car navigation stereo system for our car, and installed it by ourselves. Here you will get the steps to replace the factory radio.

Steps on installing the 2006-2011 Honda Civic (LHD) Seicane car stereo

Below picture is the original stereo of my car. This DIY replacement is not so difficult, prepare tools including plastic pry tool and screwdriver, and cut off the car power before working.







#1 Use the plastic pry tool to pry the small board under the radio system, and remove the two eight millimeter bolts of the plastic trim.





#2 Carefully pull out the panel under the steering wheel.





#3 Remove the screws that fixed the whole top panel, then pull out the whole top panel and unplug its connector.





#4 Pull out the original radio unit and unplug all the connectors.





#5 Check the cable accessories of the new Seicane car radio GPS system.






#6 Remove the HVAC control board, air outlet and related accessories of the old radio panel, and install them to the new car navigation radio.





#7 Remove these white and black small chips of the original head unit, then install them on the new radio unit.





#8 Correspondingly connect cables between new car radio navigation system and the car.





#9 Turn on the car to test whether the new car radio unit functions normally.







#10 If there is no problem, fix the new radio in the dashboard, and install all the panel accessories in their original positions.







Introduction of Seicane car radio navigation system

This for 2006-2011 Honda Civic (LHD) Seicane car radio includes plenty of features and functions.

It’s made of the 10.1 inch IPS touchscreen that not only provides large viewing angle but won’t cause light reflecting and watermarks when operating. The IPS screen also comes with characteristics of smooth touch and fast response, as well as looking exquisite. What’s more, with navigation information showed on this large display, my wife never gets lost.

Considering my wife often has difficulties in parking and reversing, I added a wireless backup camera to this unit. Hence when reversing, the unit will automatically switch to rear view images, then my wife would park the car easier.

We know that road trips are excited, but actually get tired easily during a long drive, in this situation, the Seicane car radio system allows us to enjoy various beautiful music and interesting videos. Since it supports Carplay, then we can freely use the smartphone applications on its big display too, keeping us in good mood!








Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade Your Factory Car Stereo

Nowadays, many cars are becoming more and more high-end. For example, some previous cars were only equipped with standard radios in the dashboard, but now lots of new cars come with large touch screen multifunctional stereos. So more and more drivers tend to change their factory radios.

Here are top 5 reasons you should upgrade the standard radios, let’s check what they are.

1. More convenient for navigation

On one hand, using phone navigation is not so comfortable since its screen is too small to see clearly; On the other hand, the standard radio does not have the ability to support GPS navigation. However, the aftermarket car stereos do the job perfectly. The GPS navigation function in Seicane car stereo system is used the latest technology, not only show 3D navigation information in the big IPS touch screen, but the data is more accurate and updated in time.


2. Listening to music with quality sound

In the past, the radio used to play tapes and CDs, while songs included in tapes and CDs were limited. But if you upgrade a new car stereo and connect it to the Internet, not only can you listen to music with countless songs in different languages, but can enjoy a high quality sound effect as some of car stereo are built with RDS and DSP. If you are fond of broadcast, there are also more FM/AM radio channels you can choose compared to the standard stereo.

3. Improve driving safety

All we have encountered such situation that there is a phone call when we drive on the road. How dangerous it would be if you let go of the steering wheel to pick up the phone to answer. The fact is using the Bluetooth hands-free call in car stereo greatly improve driving safety and you won’t miss any call wherever you drive.

Furthermore, thanks to the backup camera or 360° camera adding to the car audio system, drivers are able to know situations in the back of the car when reversing, thus help them reverse and park easier.


4. Get more entertainment

At the beginning, you are immersed in the excitement of road trips. Few days after driving, your mood comes down because you feel so tired and bored. Who can bear to keep driving for a long time? But if you don’t want to listen to music in car radio, what else can you do? Seicane android car stereo with Carplay will tell you that you should watch some videos and surf the Internet for joy. With Carplay/Android Auto function, you can synchronizes your mobile phone with the stereo to use the smartphone’s applications freely.

5. Because it’s awesome

Maybe your car looks nice and it’s tidy inside, but your car audio is of poor quality, which reduces the value of the car. It’s time to replace an awesome car stereo, which will be touch screen with fast response and smooth operation, with exquisite and user-friendly user interface, more special features and functions than you image.



Upgrade Guide of 2010 Fiat Stilo Android Car Audio GPS Navigation System with Carplay

In modern society, owning a car is no longer an unrealized dream for us. There are more and more cars on the road. Obviously, cars are best assistant, they take us to everywhere quickly.

With the improvement of people’s living standards, cars are not only a means of transportation, but also a way of life. More and more people are trying to modify cars to achieve a better driving experience. Among them, car audio modification is the most popular.

My cousin is a car electronics enthusiast, he replaced his 2010 Fiat Stilo audio to a new Audio GPS Navigation System from Seicane last week. I was surprised at the awesome features and functions that the Seicane car audio system provided, and am planing to invest one for my Ford Focus.






My cousin did the installation work by himself, and here is the guide he shared to me. Maybe would be good help for you if you had the same car.

Part 1 Helpful tips for the installation

  • Make sure the power is cut off before the installation.
  • Prepare tools such as lever and screwdriver before the removal and the installation.
  • Keep all the separate parts from the car, and take great care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation.
  • Keep handy any parts from the car and make use of all the original screws from the car as much as possible, so each related part of the unit can be fixed securely.
  • And for your convenience, you can shop here to get tool kit for removal and installation.

Part 2 2010 Fiat Stilo car radio installation instruction

1. Prepare a pair of DIN Style Release Keys.

2. There are four Removal Slots in the original car radio, as shown below.






3. Insert the release keys into the holes of the original car radio.
















4. Softly pull outwards to release the factory car radio.







5. Disconnect the wiring loom and the aerial lead to release the car radio.

6. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane car radio.









7. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new radio.










8. Connect the Seicane car stereo to your original car radio’s plugs.

9. Put the new Seicane stereo back into the dash.

10. Put the buckles back into its original place.

11. Install two screws and the air conditioner panel.

12. Turn on the new Seicane stereo and have a comprehensive test if everything works well. If it doesn’t, please check whether all the cables are connected correctly.





That’s all about how to remove the factory radio and replace a new aftermarket car radio in a 2010 Fiat Stilo. You should ask for help if you have problems about installation.

Compared to the factory car stereo, the new Seicane car stereo for 2010 Fiat Stilo has lots of powerful features and functions.

  • Provides IPS full screen view. The screen it used is super fast to response, no light reflecting under 360 degrees direct sunlight, very friendly to eyes.
  • Comes with built-in Carplay. Supports the last IOS system, Siri Microphone voice control.
  • Supports 3D GPS navigation. This android car stereo is equipped with worldwide real-time navigation function of high accuracy.
  • There are built-in with strong digital FM/AM radio tuners, this car A/V system features searching radio channels automatically, manually and storing them in the process. RDS is also supported.
  • Also, Your original car’s steering wheel controls will still work after installation.

Share a step-by-step 1996-2003 BMW X5 E53 GPS Navigation installation guide from Seicane if you gonna level-up your factory radio

BMW is one of the most well-know car brands all over the world.Unfortunately it seems like the auto companies launch new car models every year. Little hard for ordinary people to follow it to upgrade their cars.Luckily we can easily update the car radio which is loaded with advanced GPS navigation system and a great multimedia player so that we also can get much convenience and enjoyments. Here I’d like to share a step-by-step 1996-2003 BMW X5 E53 GPS Navigation installation guide from Seicane if you gonna level-up your factory radio. If you don’t have any experience on the installation, you’d better ask a professional for help. Or incorrect installation guide may cause some unexpected damage to both your car and your new unit. Let’s get started.

Tips before the installation:

1.Please disconnect the power before the installation.

2.Please prepare a lever and a screwdriver before the removal and the installation.

3.Please keep all the separate parts from the car and take care of the dashboard to avoid scratching it during its detachment and installation.

4.For your convenience, link below is the recommended tools for removal and installation from Seicane, please check for details:  http://www.seicane.com/car-dvd-dismantling-device-srd-400

1996-2003 BMW X5 E53 car stereo installation guide

  1. Use a plastic trim tool to remove trim strip.

  1. Remove screws marked by red arrows.

  1. Take out original DVD player

  1. Unplug the connectors behind the unit.

  1. Connect the power cables as the picture shows.

  1. Remove screws in the spare tire in the trunk.

  1. Take out the spare tire.

  1. Remove four screws marked with red arrows.

  1. Remove screws in triangle crutch.

  1. Take out triangle crutch.

  1. Connect original plug of the car with power plug of DVD GPS.

  1. Check all the accessories for the new Seicane head unit.

  1. Connect the harnesses to the back of the new Seicane head unitrefer to instructions.

  1. Connect the Seicane head unit to your original car radio ‘s plugs.
  2. Turn on the new Seicane head unit to have a careful check if everything works well.
  3. Put the new Seicane head unit into the dash and install the four screws.
  4. Install the trim panel into its original place.


Absolutely you done it if you can smoothly install your new car radio without doubt by following this article for 1996-2003 BMW X5 E53 DVD Player. First of all, you need to confirm that your new unit can be suitable for your car in advance. If you don’t have one, I’d like to recommend an ideal 1996-2003 BMW X5 E53 head unit from Seicane to you. Here’s the link please click:


Above link related head unit for 1996-2003 WBMW X5 E53 car radio comes with the latest Android Radio, RAM 4GB \ ROM 64GB \ CPU 8-core \ Build-in Carplay \ 2.5D IPS Screen, Support RDS, SWC, XM radio APP etc. The car stereo is equipped with worldwide real-time navigation function of high accuracy. With current location, speed, mileage, landmark building display, 3D street view, destination search and turn-by-turn voice directions, it will be your perfect road companion. With dual zone function, the music from radio/AV/TV etc can be played behind the scene under GPS mode and it will switch to the GPS voice automatically.Have a safe driving all the time.