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I've got the 2011 Kia EX V6, i can pair my verizon V9 Razor and talk just fine but...My phone book only partially uploads, i get about 1/5 of it in my "contacts" section on the display, and they aren't even the numbers i call the most. Is there a special way to download the phone book? I've tried disconnecting/deleting the phone from the car and repairing it several times with the same results. Any help would be great, MD just passed a law preventing talking on the phone while driving coming this Oct, i want the Bluetooth to work properly before then. Thanks

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I've got the 2011 Kia EX V6, i can pair my verizon V9 Razor and talk just fine but...My phone book only partially uploads, i get about 1/5 of it in my "contacts" section on the display, and they aren't even the numbers i call the most. Is there a special way to download the phone book? I've tried disconnecting/deleting the phone from the car and repairing it several times with the same results. Any help would be great, MD just passed a law preventing talking on the phone while driving coming this Oct, i want the Bluetooth to work properly before then. Thanks

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Look back at earlier threads where mogulman[I think] went through the same difficulty and figured it out. I think March or April. You can search the threads using the dropdown above right. --Frank
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Do you have the NAV system or not?

With the NAV system, there isn't a whole lot you can do. The biggest thing is to limit the contacts transferred. I could do this on my phone (with some settings in bluetooth), but it was a smartphone. Not sure if you can do this on a Razor. I was limiting the contacts being transferred to a certain category.

On the system without NAV.. You can manually enter things too.
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Do you have the NAV system or not?

With the NAV system, there isn't a whole lot you can do. The biggest thing is to limit the contacts transferred. I could do this on my phone (with some settings in bluetooth), but it was a smartphone. Not sure if you can do this on a Razor. I was limiting the contacts being transferred to a certain category.

On the system without NAV.. You can manually enter things too.
Yup, i have the Nav system. I'll check my phone to see if i can do the same, but my phone is dumb

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Yup, i have the Nav system. I'll check my phone to see if i can do the same, but my phone is dumb

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Works great with my AT&T Sony-Ericsson phone up here in Maine.Worked in New Brunswick, too

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I'm having this same problem on my Droid Incredible and the bluetooth on the Nav system. Here's what I'm going to do:
- Let the contacts sync (I get about 65 to transfer)
- Then for whichever important ones I'm missing I can add them one at a time through the phone.

From HTC Mobile Phone Support - DROID INCREDIBLE by HTC (Verizon) - Bluetooth :

You can send contacts by pressing All Programs > People > tap and hold the contact you want to share > Send contact as vCard > tap the down arrow icon, and then select Bluetooth from the displayed list > select the Bluetooth device you want to share the file with.
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Sending contacts may work if your phone won't sync at all. I've found that when I manually send contacts, that doesn't prevent the car and phone from trying their automatic sync. This caused me to have a whole lot of duplicate records. I ended up having to delete the pairing and let things just do stuff automatically.


I also only get about 60 or so contacts syncing.
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