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      10-24-2011, 06:45 AM   #1
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Tel buttons not working?

Morning guys;

Quick question for you. I recently bought a 335 w/ nav and I have been trying to get my bluetooth phone to work. For some reason, I have no "telephone" selection in the main menu of the iDrive and also when I push the "tel" button on the wheel or on the console, nothing happens. Am I missing something here?

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does your phone support bluetooth?
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does your phone support bluetooth?
100% sure of that along w/ the fact my car does have BT (on the sticker). My phone is also one of the approved BT phone listed on BMW's site (Moto Atrix).

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Did you setup your your phone for bluetooth?

You might just have to go into the dealer to reprogram the software.
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Did you setup your your phone for bluetooth?

You might just have to go into the dealer to reprogram the software.
Ya I did that; I will have to call my SA.
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Is the phone paired to the car?
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Ya I did that; I will have to call my SA.
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Is the phone paired to the car?
This. I looked back at my question and noticed I didn't state it correctly. I meant did you setup your phone for bluetooth and paired to the car, not just setup bluetooth on your phone.
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If he doesn't have the "telephone" section in his iDrive menu then he doesn't have bluetooth - although he would still have the button on the steering wheel.

BT is part of the "BMW Assist w/enhanced BT & USB" portion of the premium package. If he didn't get premium then he may not have BT if he has an earlier build.

Most recently, adding nav also adds BMW Assist/BT but that price has also increased to $2150 from the $1900 earlier price that did not include the Assist/BT.
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First,you should have the "telephone" section in his iDrive menu, then pair your phone for the car
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