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07-28-2010, 10:22 AM
So it's my understanding that 02's and 03's came with CPT8000's or Motorola Timeports (looked like a Star-Tac).
This is verified by opening the center console, and you should have a coiled cord which attaches to the phone.
Model year 04 and up, get a CPT9000 or a Motorola v60.
This has a cradle/dock thingie.

so if I have a 2004 745 with the cradle/dock thingie, yet a V60 will not fit in it... what does that mean?

07-28-2010, 10:28 AM
means you have a 2003 manufacture date which did not include the v60 model but the timeport.

07-28-2010, 10:40 AM
so does this make a BTUM install a bit more difficult?

07-28-2010, 10:43 AM
you can use the cpt 8000 instead of the cpt 9000

07-28-2010, 10:45 AM
oh... okay then. thanks

07-28-2010, 10:46 AM
Welcome at least you should get it to work now. Also the older phone cradle is longer than the new which use a puck.

07-28-2010, 12:13 PM

07-28-2010, 02:22 PM
I got it. It is the 9000/ v60... there was a 1/2 in spacer that was stopping it. It wont recognize the phone (meh). But it fits and charges.

07-28-2010, 04:04 PM
you should get the 9000 and use ANY phone with bluetooth

07-28-2010, 04:27 PM
I plan to upgrade with a BTUM.
I was just making sure of what I need.

07-28-2010, 06:22 PM
cool im glad you got it working =o)