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It has a six disc changer, but seriously, who can be bothered with CDs anymore?? Right now, I'm just making the current adapter work. It has 6 CD changer and Sat. The iPod dock is either improperly connected (most likely), dock not functioning properly or head unit is in some way damaged (least likely) . navigate here

When I came across this cartoon I couldn't help thinking of the iPod adapter in my 2008 VW Passat.  After years of consumer requests, car companies are finally providing an AUX New complete Logic Board replace? 06/23/2014 by Eric Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Anyone know about this problem? This new interface is WORSE than a simple audio input.

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Reply CJ says: November 24, 2009 at 7:03 pm I am glad to know I am not alone in my VW-iPod grief, but I have a problem no one has mentioned Which had unit? Never tried it though. 1911jzz, must be the older VWs, as I have both Sirius and the iPod adapter on mine. Could be a fault in the harness connecting the dock to the head unit.

  1. Shameful.
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  3. Reply Kyle says: August 20, 2008 at 9:38 pm I just got an '08 Jetta here in California and had the same response.

Items (non-car related) SPONSORS Classifieds Area Comments/Reviews/Feedback on Vendors Members Area Off-topic / Misc. I have a different head unit with the same iPod dock. Like I said before, my only complaint is it doesn't display song titles on the radio. Vw Ipod Dock To Aux Reply Diego says: June 18, 2009 at 6:02 pm I Should specify, DIRECT CONTROL means you use your ipod interface instead of the stereo.

http://www.cablejive.com/products/Dock-Input-Cable.html Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... I was hoping to get some comfort from others having same problem .PJ Mar 23, 2014 6:27 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Kenichi Watanabe, Kenichi Watanabe When i play a song and connect it and take it off, the song pauses as it should with the ipod so im assuming the dock works and im sure the http://www.myvwegolf.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=280 Reply Asgeir says: November 6, 2008 at 11:54 pm Finally I decided to search the web about this problem- and I am pleased AND disappointed to see it is not just

It is supposed to support "USB mass storage devices......such as MP3 players, iPods and USB sticks" via an appropriate adapter cable. Vw Ipod Adapter Cable Bluetooth works fine, but I wanted to control via USB....Just left my car for a full day at the car dealer with no luck, they are going to ask help for I love it. 1-5 are all playlists I create and 6 is the entire music library. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply macbook123, Mar 19, 2008 macbook123 macrumors 68000 Joined: Feb 11, 2006 #2 Hi, I don't thin there's much

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Maybe I'll just replace the head unit completely. Once you get to track 99, use the car stereo controls to skip forward 1 track. Vw Golf Mk5 Ipod Armrest Dock I do wish I had an aux jack though. Vw Golf Ipod Dock Converter Maybe I'll just replace the head unit completely.

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Clete2, Mar 23, 2010 Clete2 macrumors 65816 Joined: Sep 20, 2008 Location: Bloomington, Illinois #22 I have a example of CD changer setting in a different head unit - last setting - Radio Configuration II - activates external CD changer input __________________ 2012 Golf R - 2008 Passat v6 I was given the aux cord and i plugged it into the glove box and then into my ipod. How do you access the other 100+ playlists on your iPod? Vw Golf Mk5 Ipod Connection

whats options did you get? I have an early CableJive adaptor. memyselfandcraig View Public Profile Send a private message to memyselfandcraig Find More Posts by memyselfandcraig 08-10-2011, 11:00 AM #20 09WHTGTI VW Afficiando Drives: 2009 VW GTI Join Date: his comment is here share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Chodite, Jul 1, 2008 Chodite macrumors 6502a Joined: Sep 23, 2007 Location: Baltimore, MD #11 Yeah, the OEM

If it is not, do you have access to a VAG-COM or equivalent to read the head unit for faults and / or update settings? Vw Polo Usb Device Not Supported A great car spoilt by a crap iPod interface. It has Folder and Catagory buttons on the stereo, so I just assumed I was good to go.

After that, prepare to start pulling parts to inspect for problems.

It really is amazing that VW and Apple have managed to create a system that befuddles even one with an advanced degree in Mathematics. But when I picked up my '08 GTI I was genuinely excited about the idea of having any and all of my CD's in my car at any time. The only thing with the iPhone is that the alert "the iPhone doesn't work with this adapter" appears on the iPhone screen. 2008 Vw Jetta Ipod Adapter Is there an inexpensive way to have text from my ipod read out on the (MFD) display.

All controls still work on the iPod itself. I can only conclude that these choices were made by engineers that were looking to add car audio features not currently offered by competitors but were not considering what people like I would definitely recommend it if you have a radio that can take advantage of it. I'm starting to hate my jetta.

I will say, however, that at least in my car, if I hold down the CD button (or MIX on some VWs), which turns shuffle for regular cds, it will put The harness pulls out of the CD changer and plugs into the iPod dock with no modification - plug and play, so the harness side of the picture should be valid. You have to have an adapter that does USB charging.