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Old 12-26-18, 01:12 PM
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I have a 2014 with the navigation system. When I first got the car last year (it's a CPO) and up until about 2 months ago, I always received text messages on the screen in the car, provided they were sent from someone in my address book. Then they stopped and now I don't receive any. My iphone 7 is still paired with the car and I have no trouble receiving or making calls. Does anybody out there know why text messaging would have stopped? Any way to turn it back on?
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Old 12-26-18, 02:52 PM
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Check your phone's Bluetooth setting "info" and confirm the "show notifications" is turned "on"

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Old 12-26-18, 07:59 PM
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I am able to get text messages from users that aren't in my phone book/contacts but I have an android. Does iPhone only work with Text Msg that are from recipients in your phone book?
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Sorry for delay in responding but I implemented your suggestion and it worked. I didn't realize at first that I needed to have the phone on in the car in order to do this, but once I figured that out, all is well. Thanks.
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I am able to get text messages from users that aren't in my phone book/contacts but I have an android. Does iPhone only work with Text Msg that are from recipients in your phone book?
On the miPhone... All or only your chosen groups. Your choice.



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Old 01-13-19, 09:16 AM
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Did you switch your Text service?
My '16 worked fine when I was using SMS but when I switched to Signal for security the car would no longer print the message.
On another vehicle where I have Android Auto, there is no issue
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