Ian J. Parsley

Help please - Premium SatNav ID=195

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Lexus still has not been able to locate my logbook so I was given another number today with which to verify my vehicle. 

From the MyLexus point of view, this appears to have worked. The car is deemed verified; it says it is connected to the multimedia; and I can send journeys to the car. 

Unfortunately once I get to the car it's another matter. Any attempt by any means of typing in my Lexus ID and password is met by a could not connect message, "ID=195". 

This has come up before on these forums but I reckon I am doing everything advised. Any further thoughts?

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What number did you need from the logbook?

Regarding the could not connect, check and double check you are entering the (correct) password correctly. Capitals, spaces, full stops etc..

Is your phone successfully connecting to the car and the internet?

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Thanks for those. 

For the new MyLexus you need the first half of a long number on the logbook (typically "ABC123D" of similar) in order to verify the vehicle. I was given an alternative, shorter number which appears to have been accepted (my profile is now 100% rather than 87%).

My password is definitely all letters and lower case - I am entering it exactly that way. Is that correct?

The phone is definitely connected to the car (Bluetooth is fine and names do transfer, etc). Whether it's connected to the Internet is debatable - it seems to be; I've tried both with WiFi turned on and off (and indeed I can play music over YouTube). 

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Just one thing I notice, btw, is it doesn't matter whether I type in my username or password correctly or not - it still registers an ID=195 error. 

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Do you have tethering enabled on your phone?

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Tell me more about that!

I thought I did. I have an iPhone 6S, Personal Hotspot is on, Lexus (the car) is linked to it with music playing by Bluetooth, contacts saved and so on. 

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I can't help but think this is an issue. That stays "connecting". 

If I go via Bluetooth rather than Telephone, it then says "Unable to connect all device profiles". 

I do *not* get the usual blue band across the top of the phone to indicate it is connected (whereas I do when I connect my iPad to it). 

 

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Have checked that the iPhone supports the correct protocols to work with the Lexus Nav system?

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