Avoid wrong turns. Avoid arriving late. The latest roads and real-time traffic come standard* in the Subaru map updates.
Save timeSpend 18% less time per year (4 days) on the road
Save fuelSave 12% on fuel with efficient routes
Save moneySave on maintenance with less wear and tear in your Subaru
Save emissionsReduce your Subaru's CO2 emission by up to 20%
Available on all New Subaru Navigation Equipped Vehicles
Subaru Complimentary Map Updates ensure you have the latest maps in your new Subaru for the first 3 years starting from the sale date. Complimentary Map Updates are available during scheduled services at a Subaru Authorised Service Centre, up to three times in the first three years of the vehicles lifecycle on your NZ new navigation-equipped Subaru.
Frequently asked questions
What does Map updates include?
Updates may include updated street names, new road layouts, speed limit or restrictions, updated lane guidance or map formats.
What does MapCare mean?
MapCare is a 3 Year Complimentary Map Update program applicable to all NZ new Subaru vehicles sold by Subaru of New Zealand via our Authorised Subaru Centres.
If I have a new Subaru what do I need to do now?
Nothing until your first service is due. This update will be completed for you as part of your scheduled service for up to 3 years when a map update is available.
Does my Subaru have Harman Navigation or Fujitsu-Ten Navigation?
Fujitsu-Ten: If your Subaru is a one of the below Model Years, it will be fitted with Fujitsu-Ten navigation and can be updated by purchasing relevant updates at www.subarumapupdates.co.nz or by visiting your nearest Authorised Subaru Centre. Maps can be updated through your Authorised Subaru Centre free of charge whilst under manufacturer's warranty. Costs will apply for any map updates carried out by an Authorised Subaru Centre for vehicles outside of the manufacturer's warranty.
- Model Year 2015-2017 Outback, Legacy and XV
- Model Year 2015-2018 Forester
- Model Year 2016-2018 WRX and Levorg
Harman: If your Subaru is one of the below Model Years, it will be fitted with Harman Navigation and can be updated by purchasing relevant updates at https://subaru-maps.com or by visiting your nearest Authorised Subaru Centre. Maps can be updated through your Authorised Subaru Centre free of charge whilst under manufacturer's warranty. Costs will apply for any map updates carried out by an Authorised Subaru Centre for vehicles outside of the manufacturer's warranty.
- XV, Legacy and Outback - Model Year 2018 onwards
- WRX/STI, Levorg and Forester - Model Year 2019 onwards
(To learn how to update your Harman infotainment system to the latest software at home via Wi-Fi, click here)
Can I update my maps via Wi-Fi?
All Model Year 2019 vehicles fitted with Haman Navigation have the function to update your maps via Wi-Fi. Please refer to your vehicle owners-manual for more information or contact your nearest Authorised Subaru Centre.
How do I know what my car is eligible for?
Contact your local Authorised Subaru Centre or Parts and Service Centre to find out what map update your Subaru is eligible for.
I still have some more questions, who can I talk to?
You can contact your local Authorised Subaru Centre to find out more information about Subaru Satellite Navigation and what your Subaru vehicle is fitted with.
How to get the latest map update
To directly purchase the latest Satellite Navigation map update for your Subaru vehicle once you have finished your 3 free map updates on a Fujitsu-Ten Navigation system, visit www.subarumapupdates.co.nz, where you can purchase a one time map update for $169AUD online. This is not a Subaru NZ website and is operated by HERE. You will require a compatible SD/micro SD card reader/writer and download the Toolbox available from HERE.
Purchase from a dealer
Alternatively, once you have finished your 3 free map updates on a Fujitsu-Ten Navigation system, you can go to any of our Subaru Authorised Dealerships or Parts and Service Centres, where they can update your maps for $169AUD. Cost of installation can be discussed with the dealer at time of booking.