Whether you're making a call using Bluetooth®, navigating to your destination, or just enjoying the drive, we’ve got a few tips to help you get the most entertainment, comfort, and convenience out of your Lexus.
Bluetooth® is a wireless connection that enables your Lexus and your mobile phone to communicate with one another.
To set up and pair your Lexus Bluetooth® system and use it to make phone calls, stream music from your phone, and more, your first step is to establish the connection between your car and your phone.
If you’d prefer to have some assistance with this process, your Lexus Dealership will help you during your 1,600 km Check-In. If you’re ready to try it on your own, we’d recommend that you have your Lexus Owner’s Manual, and the Manual for your mobile phone, on hand.
How To Use Bluetooth In Your Vehicle | Lexus Enform 2.0
Discover easy Bluetooth troubleshooting tips for Enform 2.0 system on your Lexus vehicle. This video will show you how to manage Bluetooth settings in your vehicle as well as on Apple and Android devices. It will also demonstrate how to manage your paired devices. To learn more about the phone pairing process, please watch the video How to pair your phone to your vehicle | Lexus Enform 2.0.
Other hands-free tips: Be precise. Follow the proper command sequence to ensure that the system understands you. Wait for the system to prompt you for the next step, or if you know the instructions, press the Voice Command button () a second time to skip through the messages.
Also, remember that it is best to pull over before you make a call or as soon as it is safe to do so after you receive one. Keep all calls as short as possible to help you avoid distractions while doing the most important task – carefully driving your car.
Designed to improve visibility at night, the Adaptive Front-Lighting System automatically adjusts the direction of the headlamps based on vehicle speed and direction, to better illuminate around corners and intersections.
For Lexus automobiles equipped with Lexus Remote Touch, you can use the mouse-like controls to access the Navigation and Audio Systems, Climate Controls, and Bluetooth® features. The strength of the Remote Touch response can be set to your preferences.
Using the seat adjustments in your Lexus, you can pick the perfect position to ensure your driving enjoyment - even on a road trip. Using the Memory system, you can save your settings and link them to your Smart Access system, so that each time you start your Lexus using your Smart Key, the settings will return to your personalized settings.
Premium connected technology and enhanced convenience come together in Lexus Enform. App Suite 2.0 brings you a series of today’s most popular apps to keep you entertained and informed. Destination Assist lets you speak to a live agent and get directions sent directly to your Navigation system. And Safety Connect elevates your peace of mind with features like Emergency Assistance and Automatic Collision Notification. Take a moment to explore all of Lexus Enform’s features and functions, and how it can revolutionize your driving experience.
In ten easy steps, you can enroll your vehicle into the Enform Connected Vehicle Services program. Watch this “Know Your Lexus” video for a quick and easy tutorial on how to get the most out of these convenient services.
Enform’s Safety Connect includes Automatic Collision Notification. In the event that an airbag deploys, or an impact sensor is triggered, you’ll be automatically contacted by a live Response Centre Agent who will determine the nature of the emergency, contact the appropriate responders, and stay on line with you until help arrives. If you are unable to respond, emergency services will be immediately and automatically sent to your vehicle’s location. Learn more about Automatic Collision Notification, and how peace of mind makes every journey more enjoyable.
Enhanced Roadside Assistance and Emergency Assistance*
Enform’s Safety Connect enhances peace of mind and elevates safety, all with the simple press of a button. In the event that you need roadside assistance or emergency assistance, pressing the SOS Button automatically connects with you with a live agent – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. From a flat tire to a medical emergency, the help that you need will soon be on its way. Find out more about Safety Connect’s features, and just how simple safety can be.
The Stolen Vehicle Locator system is initiated after a police incident number is created. As soon as the vehicle is reported missing, a Lexus hotline operator can assist you by “pinging” the vehicle using the GPS-based tracking and cellular system. Once the vehicle’s location is discovered, a report is automatically sent to the police.
Designed to fit seamlessly into your day and enhance every journey in your Lexus, download App Suite 2.0 in the App Store or Google Play. Pair your device to your vehicle and enjoy apps like Slacker Radio, Yelp, NPR One, and others. You can also check a variety of need-to-know information like sports scores, stock reports, and even the closest or least expensive gas station. The App Suite 2.0 is invaluable, keeping you informed, entertained, and always on course.
Accessible through the fuel icon on the homescreen or by using the advanced voice recognition system and saying “launch fuel”, the Fuel app will inform you of the closest gas stations and exactly what they’re charging for fuel. You can even sort through four filters: Price, Closest Station, Closest to Destination, Brand or Fuel Type - to find the station that makes the most sense for you. Designed to keep your busy life in check with conveniently stored information that can be accessed quickly.
Being away from your home or office, doesn’t mean being out of touch with your favorite passions and pastimes. Lexus Enform’s App Suite 2.0 lets you connect with the leagues, teams and athletes that you follow no matter where your travels take you. Simply select the Sports icon, and get instant access to the latest standings, schedules, scores and more. The App can be navigated using the remote touch interface and display screen, or intuitive voice recognition. Watch the video to learn more, including how to create a personalized list of favorite teams and players.
Now you can stay on top of your portfolio, even when on the go. Select the Stocks icon from Enform’s App Suite 2.0 for instant access to the most prominent stock exchanges. You can even build a customized list of companies that you want to follow and get details including current price and volume, daily high’s and low’s. Watch the video for more insight, including how to navigate using the remote touch interface or Lexus’ advanced voice recognition system.
With Enform App Suite 2.0 and Yelp, finding the best local places to eat, or the best of local arts and entertainment has never been easier. With its comprehensive search feature, and invaluable crowd-sourced ratings, Yelp helps you plan the ideal day trip or the perfect evening out. Search by category, location or name to find reviews and potential costs, and get directions sent directly to your multimedia display system. Learn about signing on and signing in, and see how easy Yelp is to use -- with either the interactive display screen or distraction-free voice recognition.
With Enform App Suite 2.0 and Slacker Radio, you will always have the right sound track for every road trip. Slacker gives you access to millions of songs and hundreds of radio stations ‑- including news, talk, sports and every genre of music you can imagine. Navigate by stations or categories, and personalize content based on your preferences. It is simple and seamless, using either the intuitive display screen interface or advanced voice recognition. Learn more about features, functionality, and additional services that you can sign up for.
Enform App Suite 2.0 and NPR One give you access to the best of national public radio – from politics to pop culture, from the latest artists to the deepest thinkers. Content can be searched by a number of criteria and tailored to your preferences. The NPR One even learns your listening habits and compiles a recommended list based on the topics, speakers, songs and performers. Learn how easy it is to sign up, sign in, and use -- to help you stay informed and stir your imagination as you and your Lexus explore the world around you.
Lexus Enform’s Destination Assist gives you 24-hour access to a live response centre agent. Whatever the need -- from a restaurant recommendation to a local site of interest to the nearest Lexus service centre -- Enform agents search on your behalf, find the information you need, and send directions to your Lexus Navigation System. Learn more about how Destination Assist delivers enhanced convenience, connectivity and peace of mind.
Lexus Enform’s Scout GPS Link is the perfect compliment to the comprehensive experience that App Suite 2.0 delivers. Learn how to install the Scout GPS Link app on your phone and in your vehicle, and how to use TurnStream’s turn-by-turn navigation. With traffic-based routing and a real time ETA, Scout GPS Link will get you where you need to go.
Lexus Enform’s Scout GPS Link will get you where you want to go as quickly and efficiently as possible. Scout GPS Link features MapStream, full-moving map-based navigation in 2D or 3D. Save frequently used destinations, search via address or point of interest, and even call a destination. Scout GPS Link contains all this and more.
The DRCC system uses a radar sensor to determine the distance between your Lexus and the vehicle ahead, then automatically adjusts your speed to maintain a safe distance. Learn how to set a desired vehicle-to-vehicle distance, and how the system performs under varying conditions and speeds.
PCS can help to mitigate and even avoid potential frontal collisions -- including with pedestrians on models equipped with pedestrian protection. If the system determines that a collision is likely, it warns you with a flashing light and buzzer sound, readies the brakes, and takes steps to protect you and your passengers. The system can be turned on and off, and activates only under specific operating conditions.
It can happen to anyone -- a momentary lapse in concentration that sees your vehicle begin to drift into another lane. Should that happen, LDA warns you both audibly and visibly to take corrective action. On models equipped with Lane Keeping Assist, the steering assist function can also provide corrective steering inputs. Learn more about how the system works, and its optimal operating conditions.
High beams can be an invaluable aid -- enhancing forward visibility at night and enabling earlier detection of pedestrians or obstacles on the road ahead. AHB automatically switches headlights between high and low beams to provide the most light without dazzling oncoming drivers. Understanding how AHB functions under varying circumstances will help you get the most out of the system.
Rear end collisions are some of the most common forms of traffic accidents. Whiplash Injury Lessening Seats are equipped with special systems designed to reduce the risk of whiplash in these situations.
Most Lexus Automobiles are equipped with a Backup Camera, mounted on the back of the vehicle. When you shift into reverse, the camera images are shown on the multi-media display, along with guidelines to show you the distance between the back of the vehicle and objects behind you. It also displays guidelines, to help you align your Lexus between parking lines.
Tire Pressure is crucial to the performance and fuel efficiency of your Lexus. The Tire Pressure Warning System will advise you if an issue is detected with your Tires - you may need to add air or, if the warning light is flashing, you may need to see your Lexus Dealership.
Engineered specifically for Lexus vehicles, the Lexus Genuine Dash Camera is the ideal way to record your adventures, monitor how other drivers are behaving behind the wheel of your Lexus, and even capture incidents and accidents in the event of an insurance claim. Take a moment to see how beneficial and unobtrusive to your driving pleasure a Lexus Genuine Dash Camera can be.
Convenience in your hand. By downloading the Lexus Dash Camera App from the Google Play or the Apple App store, you can view, listen and share video and audio from your Lexus Dash Camera using your Android or iPhone. This video shows how simple it can be.
Install the required software, to download video and audio from your Lexus Genuine Dash Camera directly to your computer. Detailed instructions for downloading the necessary software can be found in your dash camera owner’s manual. Watch the video to see all of the different options for viewing and controlling data.
Your Lexus Genuine Dash Camera operates differently depending on the mode -- e.g., start-up, adventure, and parking surveillance. This brief tutorial shows you how to immediately tell if the system is operational, what automatically happens when memory capacity is reached, what the various alerts mean, which audio and video parameters you can control, and more.
Start your Lexus from up to 800 metres away. With the simple press of a button, you can activate pre-set heating and ventilating functions for immediate comfort on those hot or cold days. Designed and engineered specifically for your Lexus, simplicity and compatibility are guaranteed. See how easy it is to control your own comfort zone.
Select 2019 and newer Lexus models equipped with Enform 2.0 are also compatible with Apple CarPlayTM. CarPlay lets you access Apple iTunes and Maps, make phone calls, and send text messages using your Lexus vehicle’s touch screen or using Siri, Apple’s voice assistant. This series of videos will help you get the most of your CarPlay experience.
This video will provide you with simple step-by-step instructions on how to pair a compatible iPhone with the Apple CarPlay system on your Lexus vehicle. We will also show you how to enable Siri , Apple’s voice assistant, so you can enjoy your favourite iPhone applications without taking your eyes off the road.
How To Navigate Between Apple CarPlay And Enform 2.0
In this video, we will show you how to seamlessly navigate between Apple CarPlay and the Enform 2.0 system in your Lexus vehicle. Apple CarPlay and Enform 2.0 App Suite cannot be used at the same time, but this video will teach you how to easily switch between both, allowing you to enjoy all of your favourite CarPlay and Enform apps.
In this video, we will show you how to use Siri, Apple’s voice assistant, in your Lexus vehicle. Siri enables you to keep your focus on the road while you navigate the CarPlay interface. There are many ways to use Siri, in this video we will focus on how to make calls, send text messages and play your favourite music.