Pandora Withdrawing From Australian Market

Thu, 27/07/2017

As of the 31st of July 2017, Pandora will be withdrawing their music streaming services from the Australian and New Zealand markets.

Pandora has advised that after this date the subscription service and their website will no longer be accessible. To view Pandora’s statement, please click here.

All Subaru vehicles fitted with a 7 inch infotainment system, including all MY17 Impreza and MY18 XV, come standard with Pandora compatibility. After the 31st of July, even though the Pandora app will still be present on the impacted vehicles infotainment systems, it will not be able to be utilized.

Customers with impacted vehicles will still be able to play music through the following functions:

  • MY17 Impreza and MY18 XV can stream music from other compatible providers using the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto functionality.
  • All other models can stream music from the customer’s smart phone relay to the infotainment unit via the standard Bluetooth streaming set up.

If you have any further enquiries, please contact your local Subaru Retailer or contact the Subaru Customer Relations Team on 1800 22 66 43.