After market GPS receiver - 2017+ Chrysler Pacifica Minivan Forums
  • 1 Post By stop-eject
  • 1 Post By RC Mike
  • 1 Post By S&WOWNER
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-20-2019, 09:31 AM Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: Cadillac, Michigan
Posts: 90
After market GPS receiver

Has anyone tried pairing a Garmin GLO 2 Bluetooth GPS Receiver to u connect in the Pacifica? I have a 19 Touring L that didn't come with the built in GPS and would like to have it on the main screen.
1964Plymouth is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-23-2019, 10:13 PM
Senior Member
stop-eject's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: MD
Posts: 1,689
Not possible. Android Auto/ Apple Carplay are your only options.
RC Mike likes this.

*** 2019 Hybrid Limited ***
stop-eject is online now  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-23-2019, 10:55 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: Cadillac, Michigan
Posts: 90
Yeah. It couldn't find the signal, so I sent it back to Amazon.
1964Plymouth is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-24-2019, 12:41 AM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jul 2018
Posts: 242
A receiver alone is only part of a nav system. You’d have to have the software to interpret the GPS data, plot position and routes, and mapping data.

CarPlay and AA will do what you want.

I remember using my first GPS receiver in the mid 1990s. All it did was give me coordinates. Seemed like quite the amazing thing back then.
hookshot1 likes this.

2019 Pacifica Hybrid Limited
RC Mike is online now  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-24-2019, 06:48 AM
Junior Member
S&WOWNER's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 18
FWIW - I have owned many rides with Navigation built in. Honestly, I prefer not have built in Nav's. Why? Have you seen the cost of a yearly map upgrade? They hose ya! Also, if you have a problem - it is a royal pain to get them fixed. By that I mean you have to drop off your ride, etc. In my 2018 Ford - I passed on the Nav and got a Garmin with Mag Mount - slap it on when I need it and put it back in the glove box when not needed. Software upgrades (both Map and operating system) are free (unlike your ride) and I merely USB it to my desktop (or laptop) and download the latest and greatest maps. The only reason I got the Nav in my Pacifica was because it came with it. The wife actually prefer's the portable Garmin and uses it when she travels.
hookshot1 likes this.

2019 Pacifica Touring L Plus (gas)
BUILT: August 2018
EXTERIOR COLOR: Bright White Clear–Coat Exterior Paint
INTERIOR COLOR: Cognac / Alloy Interior Colors
INTERIOR: Perforated Leather–Trim Bucket Seats
Customer Preferred Package 27J
Advanced SafetyTec Group
S&WOWNER is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the 2017+ Chrysler Pacifica Minivan Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Used PacHy Market RC Mike 2017+ Chrysler Pacifica PHEV Hybrid General Discussion 2 02-25-2019 11:19 AM
Chrysler Expands US minivan market share from 51% to 57% carlw8 Criswell Chrysler 1 12-26-2018 02:27 PM
Smoked/tinted front amber market lights JTS97Z28 Appearance & Body 5 07-11-2018 04:06 PM
Trailer Hitch Receiver Cost for 2017 Limited? pac3 Accessories And Add Ons 17 03-28-2018 10:48 AM
US Minivan market down 20% in Q1 2017 - FCA's market share up! tomsaffell 2017+ Chrysler Pacifica Minivan General Discussion 4 04-15-2017 01:01 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome