VLine LEX6VL2 model is only compatible with the vehicles that have factory USB port that supports iPod/iPhone playback. USB port will be disabled with the
installation of VLine VL2.Important:
VLine LEX6VL2 model is only compatible with stereos without INFO TEL button (AISIN manufactured). The stereo should have INFO PHONE button.Backup camera limitations:
On some rare stereos you may experience backup camera limitations. VL2 may
disable backup camera while in VLine mode. This limitation is only applicable to select LEX6 vehicles, on all other Lexus vehicles backup camera will keep working. If this is the case, you will need either to turn the
stereo off or switch to non VLine mode (such as FM) to reactivate the backup camera while in
Park Assist limitations:
Park Assist may not work properly while VLine is connected. This limitation is applicable to LEX6 vehicles only, on all other Lexus vehicles park assist will keep working.
VLine screen may becoma irresponsive after using Park Assist. You will need to press AUDIO button to reactivate the VLine.
VLine VL2 Offers large memory: 3GB RAM and improved specs for faster load and boot time, and faster operating speed. VLine VL2 operates on Android Oreo 8.1
for optimal performance.About VLine
VLine Infotainment System is a smart computer that connects to the back of your stereo
and fully integrates
into infotainment system
and display without compromizing or affecting
VLine is a stand alone unit that is fully functional with stereo touchscreen
, buttons and controls. WiFi connection is required. VLine offers
connectivity with mobile hot spot and/or though your phone internet tethering. VLine VL2 offers offline maps and music options for certain music app plugins.
Add navigation and media apps easily with your iPhone. Simply plug it in via lighting cable to USB port and off you go !
Add navigation and media apps easily with your Android phone. Simply plug it in via Type-C cable to USB port and ready to go !
Voice activation allows use of voice control over navigation with Google, Waze, Sygic and HereWeGo maps. Voice search is also
available within music app plugins including Spotify, Web Radio, Pandora, Google Music, and local music as stored on USB stick / SD card and connected to VLine VL2.
Music Apps and Plugins:
VLine VL2 for
can play any music app as available in Google Play Store. However all VLine systems have built-in app
plugins to create a unified environment with large display fonts and graphics for ease of use while driving. Plugins include Spotify, Pandora, Google Music and Web Radio
(VLine own radio app that is similar to TuneIn). Navigation Apps:
Install any map app from Google Play Store including Google, Waze, Sigyc, HereWeGo. Set default navigation map app for
quick access via voice activation and home launcher screen. Voice activation allows use of voice control over navigation with Google, Waze, Sygic and HereWeGo maps. Use
stereo buttons and touchscreen
to use these apps.Other apps:
Install any app available at Google Play store or sideload your preferred app. Note that not all apps are optimized for driving. Install safely and
WiFi connectivity is required to use the majority of VLine apps and Maps. VLine can connect to the internet via WiFi either using Smartphone internet tethering
or standalone mobile data hotspot / modem and data plan.
Bluetooth A2DP music streaming is available for most Smartphones with cover art
and title support.
High Sound Quality:
VLine uses factory
car stereo sound system for pure crystal-clear sound.
Firmware upgrades are available within VLine system and downloaded over WiFi or USB. It is recommended that you update your VLine VL2 firmware
as it is made available. Rear and front facing camera:
add aftermarket backup and front facing camera to your vehicle with VLine VL2 system. VAUX AV cable is required, and sold separately here >>
Wireless Bluetooth Mini Keyboard (sold separately):
The keyboard is useful to input any information such as Wifi password or email into VLine. Connects via Bluetooth,
easy to operate. Integration with your existing system
is seamless. You will keep all factory controls and features.
You will be able to access FM radio, CD changer, use factory Bluetooth and so on.
Q.: When I install VLine, will it disable any of my car factory functions, such as factory car Bluetooth?
A.: VLine LEX6, LEX6RT, NIS9 will disable only factory iPod USB function of your stereo. The rest of the functions will keep working. Q.: Will my car stereo or steering wheel controls work with VLine?
A.: Yes your car stereo or steering wheel controls will work with VLine.
Q.: Do I need my phone to work with VLine?
A.: VLine is standalone system that does not need any phone. All apps and maps run directly on VLine. You can still use your phone for Bluetooth music streaming or Wifi tethering.
Q.: I have an iPhone, can I still use VLine?
A.: Even though VLine does not need any phone, you still can connect to it your iPhone for Bluetooth or USB music streaming. You can also use your iPhone to provide internet to VLine.
Q.: How can I provide internet to VLine?
A.: Few options are available. We recommend either tether internet from your phone or use dedicated mobile hot spot with sim card and internet plan. Please read more in our
blog about How to bring internet to your car and to VLine
For more information and demo videos of VLine infotainment system
please visit vline/index.html