2009 JK Uconnect Audio Streaming - HELP - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK Jeep Wrangler Forum > JK General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 09-28-2012, 01:26 PM   #1
Jeeper
 
dcstein's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 185
2009 JK Uconnect Audio Streaming - HELP

So I have a 2009 JK with the aftermarket Mopar Uconnect. Has bluetooth and an iphone cable for music. No USB in the Jeep at this time. If I update the software can I stream music from the iphone? Would I want to do this? Can I even update the Uconnect softare (I assume I can).

For those that do stream music, can you control the songs from the head unit or do you have to do it on the iphone? Lastly, the way I'm set up now, Siri works through the mic in the car which is nice. I heard that this feature doesn't work on the new Jeeps? True story?

ANY help is appreciated and happy Friday!

dcstein is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 09-29-2012, 01:28 PM   #2
Jeeper
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 1,694
1) your radio doesn't have the SW to stream audio thru BT. BTSA started to be supported in 2011.
2) depending on the PN of the uc module, you may be able to update it, but it won't help you stream audio.
3) when in BTSA mode, your only supported commands are "play, pause, next track and previous track". there are more controlable features using the docking cable.
4) correct, SIRI is not supported in the late v2 2011 & 2012 - 2013 uc systems. sure SIRI works on your system but try this and you'll see why the support have currently been dropped. Use SIRI to search the web for something, while she's searching, have an incoming call. you'll see that there is a call coming in butthere isn't a message from the phone to answer the call. if you press the uc button, apple drops SIRI and sends the call to your voice mail. so because of this type of an issue Chrysler decided that it's best not to support the feature. Just because an accessory feature doesn't work properly with uc doesn't mean that the "phone" isn't compatible with uc. in order to be compatible with uc, the main "phone" features need to operate correctly (pair, bond, make & rec calls, re-connect etc).




Quote:
Originally Posted by dcstein View Post
So I have a 2009 JK with the aftermarket Mopar Uconnect. Has bluetooth and an iphone cable for music. No USB in the Jeep at this time. If I update the software can I stream music from the iphone? Would I want to do this? Can I even update the Uconnect softare (I assume I can).

For those that do stream music, can you control the songs from the head unit or do you have to do it on the iphone? Lastly, the way I'm set up now, Siri works through the mic in the car which is nice. I heard that this feature doesn't work on the new Jeeps? True story?

ANY help is appreciated and happy Friday!
xsdbs is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Tags
audio , bluetooth , iphone , streaming , uconnect

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



logo carid shop wrangler parts carid fender flares custom wheels store avs deflectors at carid
» Rates
Get low rates on auto insurance in Canada!

» Network Links
»Jeep Parts
» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:45 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC