The auto-connect feature of the CarPro works when both the power to the CarPro and the Bluetooth connection is disconnected.
Powering on and pairing with the CarPro
The electricity needed to power the CarPro comes from your car via the MMI cable connected to your stereo. When you turn on your vehicle,Continue reading: How does the Auto-Connect feature work?
How do I add Bluetooth Audio to my Infiniti?
Some Infiniti MMI cables provide power, some do not.
The CoolStream CarPro for BMW is the Bluetooth Audio streaming solution for the following models built by Infiniti. Please note all models with an asterisk need the CoolStream CarPro Bluetooth Kit for Infiniti,Continue reading: How do I add Bluetooth Audio to my Infiniti?
Depending on your vehicle’s year, make, and model, adding Bluetooth music streaming to your car stereo is possible with the CoolStream CarPro.
The CarPro’s design is an easy click into the car’s 30-pin Apple iPod cable. The CarPro and cable can then be stored discretely back into the glove box or console.Continue reading: How do I add Bluetooth to my car?
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When you clear the Bluetooth Cache on Android phones, the phone’s performance can improve by freeing up storage space. Specifically, clearing your Bluetooth App will, as you might expect, have the benefit of improving your Bluetooth experience.
If you find that your Bluetooth connection is dropping every few seconds or even every 15 minutes or so when using,Continue reading: How do I Clear the Bluetooth Cache on Android
CoolStream CarPro Bluetooth Music Receiver, Model BTR104
The following list of cars will tell you if the CoolStream CarPro will work in your car. The CarPro has been tested using the iPod cable or mounted 30-pin iPod connector that came with your car.
All Mercedes 2005-2011
All Audi with 3G system (Not compatible with Audi 2G)
(*) These cars require the addition of an additional power adapter. Continue reading: Will the CoolStream CarPro work in my car?
How do I add Bluetooth to my Audi?
The CoolStream CarPro will work with all 3G Audi stereos in models built from 2004 to 2019. During this time, Audi provided a 30-pin iPod cable to their car stereos. The CoolStream CarPro for Audi attaches directly onto this cable to provide Bluetooth music streaming. Continue reading: How Do I Add Bluetooth to My Audi?
The difference between the Duo and the CarPro has everything to do with where you want to stream your music.
Do you have a docking station, car, motorcycle, boat, guitar amplifier, P.A. System? Then CoolStream probably has a product just for you and your stereo.
Will the Duo work in your car? Probably not, and here is why.
We have tested the Duo in countless cars that come with a factory installed 30-pin iPod cable. In general, the Duo is NOT a good Bluetooth solution for most cars and does NOT work in most cars using the iPod cable that came with the car.Continue reading: Will the CoolStream Duo work in my car?
What is downloaded music, and why do I need a song in my music library for the CarPro to work?
The CoolStream CarPro is equipped with sophisticated software. To successfully connect your phone to your stereo system, this software needs to see at least one song you have purchased and saved it to the music library on your phone.Continue reading: What is downloaded music on your phone?
The CoolStream CarPro connects your vehicle stereo to your phone via the manufacturer’s MMI iPod cable for Bluetooth music streaming. Different car or motorcycle stereos and phones may require unique settings, power adapters for underpowered cables, or specific pairing steps to complete the connection for music streaming. We cover everything you need to know to get your music playing.
Yes, the CoolStream CarPro for BMW will work with the 2013 Harley Davidson CVO Road King. You will be able to connect your iPhone or your Android phone to the CarPro via Bluetooth to stream your music to the speakers on your Harley.
Video of a CarPro working with a 2013 Harley Davidson CVO Road King
Here is a great video from our Beta Tester. Continue reading: Will the CoolStream CarPro work with 2013 Harley Davidson CVO Road King?
If pairing to the CarPro is unsuccessful, the following list will outline the most common reasons why and what you can do about it.
You need a song saved to your music library or music folder.
Not having a song that you own (purchased and saved to your music library) is the most common reason the connection between the CarPro and your car stereo won’t work. Continue reading: Pairing the CarPro is unsuccessful. How can I connect?
Yes, the CoolStream CarPro for BMW will work with the 2013 Yamaha V-Star 1300 Deluxe with the integrated iPod cable located in the saddlebag. You will be able to connect your iPhone or Android phone to the CarPro through Bluetooth and stream your music to the V-Star’s speakers. For the CarPro to communicate with the Yamaha entertainment system,Continue reading: Does the Yamaha V-Star 1300 work with the CarPro?
Yes, the CoolStream CarPro will play the audio from Google Maps. The music will pause, and the directions from Google Maps will be played on the car’s speakers. After the directions are completed, then the music will return.
If you are looking for a CarPro to work in your vehicle, please check our compatibility lists first to make sure we are a good fit.Continue reading: Does the CarPro play audio from Google Maps?
The Pandora or Spotify song information will NOT be displayed on the car’s entertainment screen when using the CarPro. Only the song information of music saved on the iPhone (or another iOS device) will be displayed. Song information of music saved on an Android or Windows device will NOT be displayed.Continue reading: Will my Pandora or Spotify song information be displayed?
The music skipping is caused by a conflict between the Bluetooth of the CarPro and your car’s Bluetooth for Hands-Free Calling.
If you are using an iPhone, we recommend updating your iPhone to the latest version of iOS. Many customers have reported that the latest iOS has removed the skipping problem.Continue reading: How do I stop the music skipping when using the CarPro?