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iPod interface HELP!

JamesS4cab Sep 15, 2012

  1. JamesS4cab

    JamesS4cab Well-Known Member

    Just added a genuine iPod interface into my wife's a3 but can't get it to work.

    Works perfectly in mine so it's not the unit.

    So my questions are

    1) even if I don't want to charge the iPod does the brown wire need to be wired in?
    2) when I plug it in, I double click CD on the Chorus HU and it doesn't do anything. Do I need to code in VAGCOM?

    Thanks in advance!!
  2. Gazthesparky

    Gazthesparky Member VCDS Map User

    The brown wire will be the negative connection to the iPod dock so connect this to a suitable place on the chassis to get a ground connection

    Did you have a cd changer before if not there's a good chance the head unit needs coding correctly to tell it there's a cd player connected ( I know it's an iPod but the head unit doesn't have that option it uses the same connection as the cd changer.

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