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Old 04-25-2011, 02:09 PM
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I want to be able to control my iPod from my satellite radio. I have an SLT version with the single disc satellite radio. I'd like to make and receive calls via bluetooth, but would also like to be able to run my iPod or use a memory stick to play mp3's.

I understand there is a Uconnect module I need to add, but is there another option I need to consider to allow USB or iPod connections to be made too?

I just need to know what to ask the dealer for so far as installation is concerned.
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I believe that there is a module that can be added to do what you want
Do you have a IPOD connector in your glove compartment??

you do know that the IPOD4 has had issues with Uconnect, but, Apple made a PATCH that was suppose to fix it & several people says that it helped

you could also look at a very good product that i have used & it is now being used in BMW, Audi, KIA, & VW cars, i believe that it will be incorporated soon in more & more brands of automobiles, The Parrot technology is also incorporated in some Pioneer radios
http://www.parrot.com/usa/products

Parrot Hands Free Device is easy to install, you just disconnect your radios harness, & add the Parrot device into the harness, & button it back together
it mutes your radio when you are on the cell phone & uses your radios speakers, just like the Ram radios do
Parrot also downloads your WHOLE phone book, unlike Uconnect which only downloads some phones phone book, also you can have your windows rolled down while you are using it, again unlike Uconnect
they even have setups that are made especially for Apple products

sorry for the long post
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Welcome to the forum,
This forum is full of great looking trucks; packed with great mod ideas and there are loads of knowledgeable and experienced people here.

Not sure if the 2011 is similar to the 2010, as there was an update to the head units. I believe that you need the u-connect module to get you the bluetooth connection, but not sure if it also handles the iPod interface. Your dealer should know. If the 2011 is anything like the 2010, you cannot play music from a memory stick, but you can transfer the files to the HDD and play them there. This is a 0ne-way process. You cannot copy files from the HDD to anything.

AND - We all like pix! Got any to share?

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