Nissan Multimedia System Update

A fiew types of Nissan multimedia GPS devices can be installed in Nissan cars:

  • Nissan MediaNav Evolution (2016-2018)
  • Nissan MediaNav Linux or Media-Nav ULC4 (since the end of 2018)
  • Other systems (these other multimedia devices are not the subject of this project)

Since the MediaNav systems look almost the same, the only way to distinguish them is to find out a software version number of a device. Each Nissan multimedia system has its certain stock firmware number. Please find below the short instruction how to view the current software version and determine a type of your Nissan multimedia system.

Find out Nissan stock software version

  1. Turn on the multimedia device.
  2. In the Main menu select the Settings sub-menu and scroll to the bottom of the list.
  3. Open the System version. The screen will display the current Nissan firmware version.
  4. Determine a type of your Nissan radio device by the software version:
  • 5.x.x – 9.x.x – MediaNav Evolution device (LG LAN5200 WR2, OS WinCE 6) is installed. For example, 5.2.7.А, 6.0.4, 9.1.3
  • 1.0.x.x – MediaNav Linux device (LG LAN5800WR0, OS Linux) is installed.  For example,,,

Menaco customware for Nissan

Native Nissan multimedia devices are very reliable and of high quality. Their potential is quite large. But they have limited functionality.

Menaco is add-on firmware (alternative firmware) for Nissan GPS multimedia devices.

Menaco customware allows you to have Nissan multimedia system updated and to add new functions in your on-board system, please refer to table Menaco Add-On Functions.

  • Menaco for Nissan MediaNav Evolution supports firmware version 5.2.7 and higher.
  • Menaco for Nissan MediaNav Linux is being peveloped. We recommend to subscribe for a Newsletter that will be sent upon the customware is ready.

USB Stick is required to install Menaco Customware to Nissan multimedia devices and for Nissan multimedia system update.

Please find below a list of Nissan modes supported by Menaco.

Menaco Compatibility for Nissan

Supported Nissan modelsMedia-Nav EvolutionMedia-Nav Linux
Nissan Terrano


    1. If your car model is not in the list above please send us your inquiry by e-mail:
    2. Please note that Menaco customware for Nissan Media-Nav Linux is being developped (Media-Nav Linux is not supported yet), the first release is coming soon.