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Topic # 58078 6-Mar-2010 13:35
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I find that the audio for voice directions (when it works) is not very loud in the car. My radio does not have an aux input so I cant use that method to get the audio into the car speakers. I wonder if anyone has tried one of the many BT FM transmitter devices that are on TradeMe and allow playing music from your phone over the car stereo?
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  Reply # 305108 6-Mar-2010 22:23
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peejayw: I find that the audio for voice directions (when it works) is not very loud in the car. My radio does not have an aux input so I cant use that method to get the audio into the car speakers. I wonder if anyone has tried one of the many BT FM transmitter devices that are on TradeMe and allow playing music from your phone over the car stereo?
Thanks.


I don't know about voice directions but I regularly listen to music on my N1 through a FM transmitter that I pick up on the car stereo. It works pretty well.

I used to use a cheap Trademe thing but now use this

http://www.mymemory.co.uk/FM-Transmitters/Cygnett/GrooveCruise-II-Mobile-Phone-FM-Transmitter

which both charges the phone and sends a signal to the car stereo unit. And it's pretty cheap at £7.99 including shipping to NZ




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