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Bluetooth ?

Will my iPhone play my music via Bluetooth ?

Bluetooth ?

Postby Bombero7 [OP] » Mar 23 2012, 11:07pm

Hey guys, newbie here, just bought my new GMC Sierra. I have paired my iPhone to truck and the phone system works fine. Can I play my iTunes music on my iphone over the radio via Bluetooth, or does it have to be connected by USB or wire?
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby MorpheusHusky » Mar 24 2012, 9:14am

Only way to find out is to try it. I know most decks just do the bluetooth for phone purposes and you have to actually hook it up via a cord to the deck to get it to play music. Thats what I have to do with my Pioneer DVD/CD deck anyway, not sure about the system that comes stock in the newer trucks.
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby EKinMN » Mar 24 2012, 2:40pm

I don't think it will work....it's phone only, unless they changed it since 2010.
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby tcarr25 » Mar 24 2012, 3:27pm

I'm pretty sure it's phone only on Bluetooth.
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Postby wheeler82 » Mar 24 2012, 3:47pm

Yeah it's phone only, wish that you could do music too though.
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Postby fox4wd1981 » Mar 24 2012, 7:10pm

I thought it had the same Bluetooth setup as the Camaro? I know in the Camaro you can listen to music and use the phone through the Bluetooth. It made me jealous that my truck didn't have Bluetooth when I test drove the Camaro a few weeks ao.
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby Bombero7 [OP] » Mar 24 2012, 8:26pm

That's unfortunate, but not a huge problem. Thanks for the replies.
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby SierraMike2010 » Mar 24 2012, 8:33pm

yeah its unfortunate but the way i look at it if you have your iphone plugged in via usb u can play your music and your phone will be charged and you will still have bluetooth to answer calls
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby rsheeres » Sep 04 2013, 5:53am

My 2011 Sierra 1500 SLT is paired with my iPhone 5 and it is Bluetooth for the phone function only. The USB connector in the console will allow you to control your music with the factory radio. I don't do it myself but my daughter does it with her 4 generation iTouch so it should also work with the phone. Rick
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Re: Bluetooth ?

Postby Wheelguy » Sep 05 2013, 2:51am

I have a 2012 Silverado and have had both the factory AM/FM CD/MP3 with AUX input stereo and currently have the factory HDD nav unit installed. Neither of these head units have standalone Bluetooth. I believe it's part of the VCM which in my truck is below the climate control module, at the front of the center console (LTZ console).

As far as I know, only aftermarket head units will give you this option with the GMT900 platform (2007-2013 model years). I have no idea what the K2XX (2014) offers, as the units are completely different.
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