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iOS 11 and the Media Player

Discussion in 'Model S' started by navinsiri, Sep 24, 2017.

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  1. navinsiri

    navinsiri Member

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    Since I've updated my iPhone 7 to iOS 11 it hasn't been showing the song information (name, album, artist) on either of the car displays. Wondering if anyone else is having this issue? Is it a bug from Apple's side or does Tesla just need a quick update to make is compatible with iOS 11?
     
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    Seems to work for my new 8 Plus. Didn’t get a chance to try old 7 Plus but same data (restored iTunes backup...). Not sure that helps but one data point for you!
     
  3. Motorolabizz

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    Also updated on a 7+ and have tried 4 other vehicle manufacturer infotainment systems with the same issue. Can't use the steering wheel controls and the display is inaccurate. I'm inclined to believe that firmware updates to the car systems might be necessary.

    15' Toyota Corolla
    06' BMW 325xi
    16' Nissan Maxima
    15' Buick Encore
     
  4. Jason S

    Jason S Model S Sig Perf (P85)

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    That's info from Bluetooth. Try reinit the Bluetooth connections.

    I recall having to restart an AirPlay connection to my home stereo soon after the upgrade, but haven't had any problems since then.
     
  5. GaryREM

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    My iPhone 6 with iOS 11 works fine.

    However, I did a 'Settings, General, Reset, Reset All Settings' for some issues I was having.

    I think @Jason S has the right idea.
     
  6. ForeverFree

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    I had to reboot my drivers’ screen.
     
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    Past updates have required to me to delete and re-add the phone under Bluetooth settings in my Mazda 6. I would delete the pairing in both the phone and car, then re-pair the devices.
     
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    Also, as an edit, I was tethered via an Anker lightening cable, no Bluetooth connection.
     
  9. navinsiri

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    Thanks for all the suggestions!
    I deleted my phone from Bluetooth and reconnected it, then rebooted both screens and my phone. And one of those things must’ve fixed it because it works now!
     
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