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I am eagerly awaiting delivery of my new up! and I was want to be ready to enjoy my music straight away.

I have an iPod nano that I would like to connect via the aux in port. Does anyone know the correct cable I would need to do this? I had a poke around the VW site but could not find it, I may just be a thickie.
 

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Hi type in "3.5mm In Car AUX Audio Cable Lead Connector for iPod" on Ebay or Google. Seen white or black lead on ebay .

Paul (hazza55)
 

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That looks like a male-male 3.5mm cable? so it is just working via the headphone jack?

I thought it would connect the aux in to the dock connector and I would be able to control the ipod. I can do this with the radio in my VW caddy, but its a different setup of course.

Better than nothing, but I was hoping for a more integrated approach.
 

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The cable does not come as an extra and won't be supplied with the car. You are better to order the maps and more infotainment system which will bt to your phones/pods....also...get the sound pack....£100 pounds only 4 speakers.....all the standard cars only come with two !!!!
 

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The aux port is right on the dash beside the controls, I would find that really annoying having a cable stretched down and in the wee cubby bit. In my polo the aux port is next to the cup holder so it's completely out the way!!

Won't need to bother with cables for my up, I will just sync my music via bluetooth from my iPhone 4S
 

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My 4S battery life is useless, good job I have a work one as well! And good news for the cables being out of site...nothing worse!
 

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It was funny, one night my phone actually died and forgot the charger so I plugged my cable into my watch (I use an iPod nano as a watch) ..... yeah don't do it!! Is highly distracting and I nearly ran over a granny as I tried to change song haha
 

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We got the Maps and More, was wondering if one could load movie files like WMV or MOV's and watch it from there!? :) if not, no worries but would be great if one could take that with for a long trip! Any ideas?
 

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iPhone 4s has just been updated to give better battery life
(Apple knew there was a problem with ios 5.0) it also has Bluetooth 4 this is suppose
to be less power hungry than older ones.

Bluetooth would also mean you can make and answer calls on the move.
 
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