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Apr 3, 2013 2:21 PM

Anyone out there know how to pair an iphone 4 to the bluetooth in my car. I have followed manufactures directions and it won't work.Apple won't help me out unless I pay them money!

iPhone 4, iOS 6.1.3
  • ChrisJ4203 Level 7 Level 7 (26,520 points)
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    Apr 3, 2013 2:24 PM (in response to vtaber)

    Both devices need to be in discovery mode. Check the vehicle manual and see if it requires a passcode and then once the vehicle discovers the phone, you should be able to enter the passcode and the two should pair.

  • KiltedTim Level 8 Level 8 (36,005 points)
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    Apr 3, 2013 2:26 PM (in response to vtaber)

    Since we have no idea what kind of bluetooth system you have in your car, or, if it's a factory system, what kind of car you have, then all we can do is make vague generalizations...


    Put the audio system into pairing (discoverable) mode. Go to Settings>Bluetooth on the phone. Select the system you want to pair with. Enter the passcode supplied by the in-car system when prompted on the phone.

  • ChrisJ4203 Level 7 Level 7 (26,520 points)
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    Apr 3, 2013 8:54 PM (in response to vtaber)

    When bluetooth is on on the phone, it will always display the spinning wheel. Try this support document regarding pairing or this one about troubleshooting car connections You can also check the manual for further information about bluetooth, that section begins on page 32.


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