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Bought this module on eBay: 9W83-10D893-AB Installed it and successfully paired my iPhone 5s. 07 XK
 
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My Samsung 8 now pairs with both my XK and with the FM transmitter at the same time now, so now I can use my phone, google maps on phone and play music from my phone (books on Audible too) all through the speakers. Works like a charm.
 
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Originally Posted by sklimii View Post
Thanks to Stuart S for great info below:

"Will my smartphone connect with the Bluetooth in my Jaguar?"

Here is THE DEFINITIVE SOURCE: Vehicles - Jaguar Click the link and you can search (1) by model and year or (2) you can enter your VIN.

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Is there an updates site for this link? The listed phones have neanderthal prints on them they are so old.
 
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Yes just connected mine. Thanks to all
 
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There are several other bluetooth adapters similar to Bovee you can try "Airdual Bluetooth Adapter" that use iPhone interface cable. There are also cheaper USB bluetooth adapters for BMW you can search on ebay.
 
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so I have read all of your posts but still have questions. Ugh
my IPhone 8 and daughters IPhone 6 Bluetooth connect with no problems and send and receive calls....yay but no Spotify, pandora, or music transfer from phone to car.
The Carpro and Bovee devices I’m assuming resolve this issue and cost about 80-100 USD each. I also see a iPod-to-iPhone cable interface “ Sygile Music Interface AUX Adapter Cable for iPhone 7 7 Plus 8 8 Plus X 8 Pin Connector for Jaguar XF, XJ and XK, Land Rover Discovery, Range Rover, Range Rover Sport”, cost $25. The Land Rover guys say it doesn’t work as listed on the (7) reviews. Anyone try this interface? Or should I just buy one of the two BT devices?
 
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Okay, I stopped being cheap and bought the Bovee Bluetooth device. It arrives today !
 
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Well Hell! I purchased the Bovee 1000 to try to create a more seamless Bluetooth system. I had been using an FM receiver and connecting my Android, Samsung Galaxy8 for more than a year. The Android connects to transmitter for music/books and to the Jag for phone.


I plugged in the Bovee and all hell broke loose. I connected fine, tried it with Audible, Google Play Music and iRadio streaming and it plays well, but will not stop playing.
The audio pauses and then starts again a couple seconds later. Even after CLOSING Audible, it starts playing again.
I could not make a phone call via Bluetooth with the Bovee connected.

I disconnected the Bovee completely and now:
I can no longer connect my phone directly to the car. I have tried deleting it from the car listing, to reconnect - I find the phone listing, hit delete phone, and it does nothing. Not surprised I cant delete as I was never able to delete the previous owners phone. But I cant connect my phone any longer.
The FM transmitter still works to play music when plugged back in.

Any solution?
 
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Music be damned. I would be happy if my 2011 XK could just automatically distinguish which of the two Samsung 5s saved in its memory was in the car when the ignition starts and dock with that phone instead of me having to do it manually after my wife drives the car. Much cheaper cars of the same era can do it so the technology was available.
 
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I had the same problem (sorta) a few years ago.... I bought a new F150 and it had the same Ford Sync system and my phone wouldn't distinguish between that and my wife's Fusion with Sync. I discovered all I had to do was change the name of the connection for my truck and all worked well.
Don't know if the opposite would work, like renaming a phone.
 
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Fortunately, I did get my phone reconnected, after deleting the car and Bovee both from my phone, reconnecting to each. However, I still have the issue of not being able to stop the music.
 
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Me, I just plug a flash drive into the center console with my 9000 songs on it. Plays perfectly well.
 

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