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Old 09-23-2012, 08:14 AM
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Originally Posted by nyranger74 View Post
I just wanted to update everyone and Technic. I tried connecting my old iPhone 4S to the USB port in the center console, and sure enough, BMW apps isn't connecting either. So it turns out that my USB port is defective. I apologize to anyone for misleading you into thinking that the iPhone 5 is incompatible. It appears it is. The problem seems to be hardware on my end. Hopefully BMW will replace the defective USB port and it will start working.
Did you try different USB cables? A USB stick with music?

USB ports tend to shut down if it detects problems, but they do not go bad out of the blue often. Let the car go to sleep and try different cables and devices before you waste your time at the dealership, IMO.
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