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09-08-44-013D Information on USB Command and Control Multimedia Player Interface List of Supported Devices - (Jun 26 2012) Entertainment Audio-Visual


Subject:Information on USB Command and Control Multimedia Player Interface/List of SupportedDevices

#09-08-44-013D: Information on USB Command and Control Multimedia Player Interface/List of Supported Devices - (Jun 26, 2012) Entertainment Audio-Visual

Models: 2010-2013 Buick Enclave, LaCrosse
2008-2013 Cadillac CTS
2010-2011 Cadillac Escalade Models
2010-2012 Cadillac SRX
2009-2010 Chevrolet Cobalt
2009-2011 Chevrolet HHR
2009-2013 Chevrolet Malibu
2010-2013 Chevrolet Avalanche, Camaro, Equinox, Silverado, Suburban, Tahoe, Traverse
2011-2013 Chevrolet Cruze
2010-2013 GMC Acadia, Sierra, Terrain, Yukon
2009-2010 Pontiac G5, G6, Solstice, Solstice Coupe
2009-2010 Saturn AURA, SKY
2010 Saturn OUTLOOK
All Equipped with Convenience and Connectivity Package – RPOs KTA, KTB, SRJ, U4H,UUI, UUJ, UUM, UUN, U2S, U2X, U2Y, UAV, UYZ, UY5

This bulletin is being revised to add models and 2012-2013 model years. Please discardCorporate Bulletin Number 09-08-44-013C (Section 08 – Body and Accessories).

USB Radio and MP3 Functionality

The USB (Universal Serial Bus) will be a USB 2.0 port on the radio faceplate, on theIP or in the center console. This interface will give the customer the additionalfunctionality of iPod/MP3 command and control. Customers now have full radio controlof the iPod/MP3 audio files via the USB cable. A single USB connection allows digitalaudio transferring from the iPod to the radio. The customer will also have playbackcapability witha USB memory stick (only MP3 and WMA files).

Note:Not all memory sticks are supported.

Customers have full radio control of the iPod/MP3 audio files via the USB cable. Asingle USB connection allows digital audio transferring from the iPod to the radio.The iPod will be charging while connected to the radio.

Note:Video from the iPod is NOT capable of being transferred to a Navigation radio display.

For the Chevrolet Cobalt, HHR and Malibu; Pontiac G5, G6, Solstice; and Saturn AURA,SKY, the USB port is on the faceplate of the radio. For all other models, it is locatedin the center console or IP.

For the Cadillac CTS only, a special iPod cable (USB and AUX cable) is needed. Thisspecial cable comes delivered with the vehicle. In all cases, the iPod will be chargingwhile connected to the radio through the USB port when the vehicle is running or theRPA is active.

Problems with iPod Not Connecting

If the infotainment system does not operate properly when using a device connectedthrough the USB port, this may be due to an incompatible media device.

Important:DO NOT replace the radio or multimedia interface module due to a customer device incompatibilityissue.

Verify the customer's media device is validated for this system using the list below.If the customer's device is a validated device for this system, follow the SI diagnosticprocedure to isolate the fault. If the customer's device is not on the validated devicelist, explain to the customer that their particular unit is not compatible with thesystem.

Troubleshooting Tips for iPod DevicesCheck the version of the iPod/MP3 to confirm that it is supported.Unplug and Re-insert the iPod to verify the customer complaint.Verify the battery charge of the iPod.
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