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#510 of 534 phones for 2009 Camry
Feb 03, 2012 (7:43 am)
I have a 2009 Camry and had a hard time pairing my Palm Centro, but I finally researched online and found a trick that worked. It works now, but now I am contemplating getting a new phone. I tried to pair my brother's Motorola droid and it would not pair. I don't want to buy a phone that will not pair with my car.
When I looked at the website to see which phones were compatible, it only listed old phones. Does anyone know if the new phones pair? I know it said Toyota was working on getting the iphone to work, but I think I want a droid. Thanks!
#511 of 534 Re: Camry 2011 [ryeend]
Feb 03, 2012 (8:24 am)
No.. I never had the problem resolved..went up the the president of the company.. he said he would buy me a bluetooth to put on my visor.. I gave up after that.. so yes I'm one of the millions of people driving and talking in the car. with my phone held close to my ear..
I hope the eventually have a fix, but I am doubtful.
#512 of 534 2011 Camry Bluetooth and iPhone 4S
Feb 12, 2012 (8:48 pm)
#513 of 534 2011 Camry Bluetooth and iPhone 4S
Feb 12, 2012 (8:48 pm)
I just purchased an iPhone 4S and I have paired it with the Bluetooth in my 2011 Camry LE. I have installed several different GPS apps on my iPhone and they all have the same problem: the voice guidance will not play through the audio system unless I have it set on AUX and also have streaming audio like Pandora already playing. If the GPS app is on by itself, the voice directions will not come through. I know this is a Bluetooth problem because I have paired with the Bluetooth on a 2012 Camry rental car and it works as it should. Am I missing some setting?
#514 of 534 Re: 2011 Camry Bluetooth and iPhone 4S [darryl01]
Feb 29, 2012 (2:02 am)
You are not missing a setting! I have the EXACT same issue with my iPhone 4G! How I discovered this was when I realized that my phone was no longer alerting me when I received new messages (text/email/tweets/FB and sometimes even VM). I used to work for a local Toyota dealership and am somewhat of a tech-geek and spent time fiddling with the systems or I would have to help a customer pair their phone, etc...
Which GPS app are you using? I have GPS Drive Motion X and the nav voice (that I paid extra for!) won't play AT ALL now!
I called Apple yesterday and they were able to at least identify the culprit, the cause of this inconvenience is a little bugger is the A2DP (http://www.mobileburn.com/definition.jsp?term=A2DP). The Apple tech helping me didn't really understand too much about it and, well, that makes two of us! She did say that it had something to do with the iOS 5.0 but didn't mention if this A2DP mess will be remedied next month with the release of iOS 5.1 (http://news.cnet.com/posts/?keyword=iOS+5.1). The culprit and its nasty side-affect are literally driving me NUTS!!">link title
Have you been able to get your situation with the iPhone solved?
#515 of 534 2012 Camry Hybrid GPS bluetooth vs cell bluetooth
Mar 03, 2012 (9:51 pm)
The Garmin GPS Nuvi 2460LMT uses bluetooth to monitor the TCH through the OBDII port. Does that mean that a cell phone using bluetooth for voice will not work through the TCH's speakers/mike? The security alarm on the TCH has been disabled by a plug in the OBDII port. What happens when this is removed to connect the Ecoroute HD cable? And finally are there any warrantee issues using the OBDII port? Any experiences? Advice?
#516 of 534 Re: Bluetooth phone problems - call waiting [davidww]
Mar 14, 2012 (6:32 am)
Had the same problem in my 2010 Camry with my BlackBerry 9930.
Saw another posting which recommended REBOOTing my device...thank goodness...IT WORKED!!!
#517 of 534 2010 Toyota Camry Bluetooth question with Samsung Galaxy S2 phone?
Mar 22, 2012 (8:23 am)
#518 of 534 2010 Toyota Camry Bluetooth question with Samsung Galaxy S2 phone?
Mar 22, 2012 (8:23 am)
I have a 2010 Toyota Camry and when I use the Bluetooth feature, it will display the phone number whenever some calls me. I have a Samsung Galaxy S2 cell phone. Is there a way instead of displaying the number it can display the person's name. I tried using the "send namecard via" bluetooth option, but it failed.
#519 of 534 Re: 2010 Toyota Camry Bluetooth question with Samsung Galaxy S2 phone? [pn2144]
Apr 25, 2012 (6:07 pm)
You can go into the Contacts Settings and click Transfer Contact. Your phone should be prompted to grant access to transfer contacts.