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Old 09-20-2013, 03:10 PM
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My Uconnect app says it has sent the command (start) to the truck but it never starts. Is this just another reason to ditch my Iphone when the contract expires?
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If you have gone through the steps for
Subscribing for Uconnect Access, it should work for you
http://www.driveuconnect.com/feature.../registration/

personally i don't have any kind of Smart phone
but if i did have it, i would be using the Navigation & any other apps for Traffic conditions, rather then paying $21 a month for the same features that are available with the Rams 8.4 touch screen system
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I played around with the uConnect app on my Android, but never installed in on my iPhone. On Android sometimes it worked, sometimes it didn't. It did succeed in sucking my battery dry in about 30 minutes when it was not even supposed to be running. I uninstalled it.

I would tend to blame uConnect before the iPhone. Besides, there are plenty of reasons to ditch the iPhone without this one.
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I've also found that the truck's cellular phone is very susceptible to dead spots. There are particular spots in my driveway that if the car is parked in them it will not start via the Uconnect app (or the Owner Center web site).

Even when the truck is getting good reception it still takes approximately three minutes from the time I send the command until the truck starts.
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If you arent registered then you wont have the option to start it on the uconnect iphone app.

It works fine on my iphone 4, it will tell you it wasnt able to do whatever you asked after a while. I would try and see if it will start or lock from the uconnect website where you registered to make sure there isnt an issue with the truck.
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