2020 Defender



Make sure the nano SIM card is located correctly into the card holder. Failure to do so may damage the SIM card or SIM card reader.


The availability of the nano SIM card slot is dependent on the specification and market of the vehicle.


Some network operators may lock SIM cards to operate in specific devices only. Contact the network operator if the SIM card requires unlocking.

A nano SIM card must be inserted into the SIM card holder. The SIM card reader utilises a SIM interface. If the SIM card is a different size, e.g., a micro SIM, a replacement SIM card is required.

The SIM card reader slot is located in the centre console's cubby box. See AUXILIARY POWER SOCKETS.

To fit a nano SIM card, insert the card with the contacts facing down and the shortest end facing in. The card should not be protruding once correctly inserted.


Push the nano SIM card 2 mm further into the slot to firmly engage the latch.

Once the nano SIM card is fitted, enable mobile data connectivity. See MOBILE DATA CONNECTIVITY.

To remove a nano SIM card, gently push in (1) and release (2).