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Old 07-11-2012, 11:33 PM
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Blue tooth sound quality sucks. Rather use audio cord
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I agree. The streaming audio is horrendous.

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I had serious issues streaming bluetooth audio exactly described and resolved in this post by the OP. I don't use it a lot, but at least now it's an option!

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Buccaneezer, Glad that I could help you out with that update. Hopefully between the 8 forums that I have this thread posted in, I'll get enough names to show that it is an issue. I have already been in discussions about it to a couple engineers that I know. They have shown interest but want to know how big of an issue it is.



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Streaming audio and phone call audio quality are both sub-par. Also, having to manually choose Dock Connector on iPhone and wait ~30 seconds for "Reading" sucks too.

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@ dwzild,
what is the build date of your truck? If it was built prior to 6-1-2011 have you had the TSB 08-036-11 revA applied to the Uconnect? If not and you don't want to hit the dealer for it, I have the update file and instructions. This may take care of part of this issue that you're having.
The choosing of the "Dock connector" was a force play that Apple was trying to make and have streaming audio the priority audio output, where you can direct the audio to the Apple tv, speakers, or any other Bluetooth device that the phone is paired to. Chrysler wants the USB connection to be the priority controller because you're in a "Hands Free environment", so if you're in BT mode and you plug the iPhone into the docking cable (with the update) Uconnect will automatically click onto the "docking" mode.
The waiting during the reading mode, will happen the first time that the phone is plugged into the docking cable because Apple is sending all the meta data to Uconnect to put into a library. This time frame will be different depending on the amount of material that you have on the iPod / iPhone.
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what is the build date of your truck? If it was built prior to 6-1-2011 have you had the TSB 08-036-11 revA applied to the Uconnect? If not and you don't want to hit the dealer for it, I have the update file and instructions. This may take care of part of this issue that you're having.
The choosing of the "Dock connector" was a force play that Apple was trying to make and have streaming audio the priority audio output, where you can direct the audio to the Apple tv, speakers, or any other Bluetooth device that the phone is paired to. Chrysler wants the USB connection to be the priority controller because you're in a "Hands Free environment", so if you're in BT mode and you plug the iPhone into the docking cable (with the update) Uconnect will automatically click onto the "docking" mode.
The waiting during the reading mode, will happen the first time that the phone is plugged into the docking cable because Apple is sending all the meta data to Uconnect to put into a library. This time frame will be different depending on the amount of material that you have on the iPod / iPhone.
Build date was 5-11. The uConnect module date is 2011/04/15 with an "AK" part number. Does the bulletin you referenced apply, or will the newer TSB apply?
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@XSDBS,

Apparently, I have the newer "2012" uConnect HFM. I was able to apply the 08-018-12 update. I no longer have to chose which output to use when USB cable is connected. uConnect BT is no longer an option when plugged in. Haven't played with it too much. I'll tinker around tomorrow. Thanks for all your info in multiple threads on multiple forums.

I don't want to steer this thread in the wrong direction b/c I know you are trying to get 2011 BT issues resolved. Just wanted to give you a shout out.

Thanks again.
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@ dwzild
Great, so it seems that your system is now working correctly. Steraming audio won't be an option while the docking cable is pluggen in. This the way that Chrysler wants it and the only way to work around Apples desire to be in control. If for some reason that you want to stream audio and charge the phone / iPod at the same time, then what I did was to purchase a USB charger that fits into the cig lighter port.
But really there are several reasons to go with the docking cable but these are the main ones:
1) full library control thru the radio by browsing or voice commands,
2) charging during play,





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Apparently, I have the newer "2012" uConnect HFM. I was able to apply the 08-018-12 update. I no longer have to chose which output to use when USB cable is connected. uConnect BT is no longer an option when plugged in. Haven't played with it too much. I'll tinker around tomorrow. Thanks for all your info in multiple threads on multiple forums.

I don't want to steer this thread in the wrong direction b/c I know you are trying to get 2011 BT issues resolved. Just wanted to give you a shout out.

Thanks again.
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I updated my BT and can stream audio great with my Galaxy s2 and also have my ipod plugged in...Wouldn't know about iphone...Have the 430N
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