Satellite Navigation

Avoid wrong turns. Avoid arriving late. The latest roads and real-time traffic come standard* in your 2016, 2017 and 2018 Subaru map update.

Save time

Spend 18% less time per year (4 days) on the road

Save fuel

Save 12% on fuel with efficient routes

Save money

Save on maintenance with less wear and tear in your Subaru

Save emissions

Reduce your Subaru's CO2 emission by up to 20%

Available on all New Subaru Navigation Equipped Vehicles

Subaru Complimentary MapCare Updates (3 years) to ensure you have the latest maps in your new Subaru. Complimentary Satellite Map Updates are available on NZ new 2016 model year Outback, Legacy, Forester and XV Crossover, and NZ new 2017 and 2018 model year Subaru vehicles fitted with Satellite Navigation during scheduled services at a Subaru Authorised Service Centre, up to three times in the first three years of the vehicles lifecycle.

Frequently asked questions

What does MapCare mean?

MapCare is a 3 Year Complimentary Map Update program which is available to all compatible Model Year 2016 NZ new Outback, Legacy, Forester, and XV Crossover models and Model Year 2017 WRX and 2017 Levorg models. MapCare and can also be purchased if you have a compatible Model Year 2015 Subaru vehicle.

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 if my car is older than 2014?

You can still purchase a 1-time Map Update by visiting or visiting your nearest Subaru Authorised Dealership.

Where can I purchase the update/SD/DVD from?

By purchasing online at or at your nearest Subaru Authorised Dealership.

If I have a new 2016 Subaru what do I need to do now?

Nothing until your first 12,500km service is due. This update will be completed for you as part of your scheduled service for up to 3 years if one is available.

How do I know what my car is eligible for?

Contact your local Subaru Authorised Dealership or Parts and Service Centre to find out what map update your Subaru is eligible for.

How to get the latest map update

Purchase online

To directly purchase the latest Satellite Navigation map update for your Subaru vehicle, visit, 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 online

Purchase from a dealer

Alternatively, you can go to any of our Subaru Authorised Dealerships or Parts and Service Centres, where they can update your maps for $169AUD, with an additional Recommended Installation Fee of $29NZD for the services completed on your behalf.

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