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#1 (permalink) Old 04-23-2013, 08:59 PM
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Bluetooth iPhone sound quality with 2012 rav4

the first month of ownership the bluetooth was excellent but lately (i've only owned it 2.5 months-first owner) the sound quality is terrible! it's choppy and neither me nor the person on the other end can understand each other. I now just use speaker phone directly which completely defeats the purpose of bluetooth.

even the music which comes off my phone skips. has anyone else had this issue? am i doing something wrong?
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Mine sometimes sounds like it's under water with choppy bubbles. This generally happens when my phone is too close to the hu (I have a phone holder cd mount). If I tilt the phone slightly to a left angle or put it down on the passenger seat it fixes it. Does not happen often, though.

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Have you tried re-pairing your phone? I have the Entune system and my iPhone 4S sounds really good via BT as do my phone calls. Satellite radio however is a completely different ballgame!


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During the call or playing songs?

After ios6 upgrade, I noticed issues also. Bluetooth audio was choppy.
An iPhone reset fixed it all. Ios6 also fixed the pause when answering a call.

To do a reset, hit and hold the home and power buttons until it turns off. Turn the iPhone back on and you should be good.
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