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My Friend has just got a 2008 mondeo, I have tried to link

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My Friend has just got a 2008 mondeo, I have tried to link her Iphone via Blue tooth, but it will not work.
I can go through the menu get to the part where its "searching" but the phone does not detect it. The phone does detect my Bluetooth ear piece and I have tried a different phone, still nothing any ideas??
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
there Andy ,good morning to you
Ok when you press the voice button on the indicator stalk do you hear a beep
When you press the phone button on the radio does it mute the radio
Regards ***** *****
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I have not tried that as I am trying to pair the phone via Bluetooth??

Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
The reason I ask is the vehicle may not have the Bluetooth voice control function fitted
Do you have the registration number so I can check the setup of the added extras fitted
Regards ***** *****
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

its there on the screen and you can get to the stage where is says ready and then when you press the button to search it says searching, all this is in the manual with the car to??

but reg is:


Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Andy thanks ***** have checked this vehicles setup and unfortunately it isn't fitted with the Bluetooth voice control function as this is a factory fitted option /extra
Here is a list of the additional features on your vehicle
Mondeo 2007-, 2.0L Duratorq-TDCi (143PS) - DW, Sea Grey (Metallic)
VIN Number: WF0GXXGBBG8B06391
Registration Number: CE08PJO
First Registration Date: 01.03.2008
Registration Country: GB
Type Approval Number (TAN): E13*2001/116*0249
Primary Features
Build Date: 03.01.2008
Vehicle Line: Mondeo 2007-
Body Style: 4 Door Estate
Version: Series 40
Engine: 2.0L Duratorq-TDCi (143PS) - DW
Transmission: 6 Speed Manual Transaxle - MMT6
Drive: RHD FWD
Emission: Stage IV + DPF Emissions
Air Conditioning: Dual Zone Auto Temp Control A/C
Territory: (+)"GB"
Paint: Sea Grey (Metallic)
Interior Fabric: Ribbon / Ebony
General Warranty Information
Start Date: 22/02/2008
Build Date: 03/01/2008
Sale Mileage: Unavailable
Extended Coverage Information
Code: N3DD
Description: EXPIRED
Standard Deductible: 0 EUR
Owner Name: XXXXX
Options: Unavailable
Expiration Date: 22/02/2011
Distance: 60000
Rental: 0 UP TO 0 DAYS
Towing: 0 EUR
Contract Sold By: GBR 84566
Repair History
No Repair History on vehicle
Downtime Management History
No DTM History on vehicle
Minor Features
Less Rear Mudflaps
Less Cargo Stowage Device
Less Front Mudflaps
Less Hill Launch Assist
With Standard Liftgate
Genk Plant Build
Security Lock Group No.4
Less Marketing Flex Prep Pack
Marketing Level 1
Less Dress Up RSO
With Electronic Stability Control
Less Tyre Repair Service Kit
With Global Closing
With Electric Rear Windows
With Privacy Glass
Standard Green Glass Windscreen
With Heated Windscreen
With Console Ashtray
Less Temp Controlled Glove Box
With Monotone Instrument Panel
Less Front Floor Mats
Less Rear Floor Mats
Less Sun Blinds
Less Load Rest
Less Luggage Compartment Net Kit
Less Load Retention Net
With Load Floor Carpet
Less Rear Screen Sun Blinds
Less Interior Partition
With Argent Grille
Roof Rack - Silver Painted Rails
Less Spoiler
With Dipping Rear View Mirror
Dual Power Htd Signal Mirrors
Less Ski Bag Provision
Less Passenger Seat Lumbar Support
With Driver 2 Way Pwr.Seat Adjuster
With Pass 2 Way Manual Seat Adjust
Less Trailer Coupling
Body Coloured Exterior Door Handle
With Leather Gear Shift Knob
Power Door Dead Lock W/Elec Release
Door Entry R/Cont Unit - 2 Keys
Less Keyless Entry System
With Variable Intermittent Windscreen Wiper
With Heated Washer Jet
Less Headlamp Washer/Wiper
Less Sun Roof
Air Curtain Restrnt LH
Air Curtain Restrnt RH
Inflatable Knee Bolsters - Driver
With Side Air Bag - Drivers Side
With Side Air Bag - Passenger Side
Less Passenger Air Bag Deactivation
Spare Wheel-22.5 X 7.5
With Standard Rear Shock Absorbers
6.5 X 16" Alloy Wheel - Style D
Limited Service Mini Spare Tyre
Locking Wheel Nuts
Stage IV + DPF Emissions
With Standard Suspension
Front Spring Load Class-N
Rear Spring Load Class-R
With Brake Emergency Assist
Standard Front Seat
Less Rear Comp Duct
Less Air Purifier Sensor
With 70 Litre Fuel Tank
Standard Foot Pedal Pad Design
Leather Steering Wheel
Less Heated Steering Wheel
With Speed Control
Less Auxiliary Heater
With Message Center Cluster I/P
Thatcham Catergory 1 Alarm System
Less Rear Parking Aid
Less Front Parking Aid
Standard Duty Battery
Less Auxiliary Compact Disc Player
With A/V Jack
Less Bluetooth
Roof Mounted Radio Antenna
ICE-Low Level CD + AM/FM Radio
Ice Feature Pack 2
Less Diversity Antenna
With 8 Speakers
Less Telephone Preparation Pack
Less Family Entertainment System
With Halogen Headlamp
Less Daytime Running Lamps
With Front Fog Lamps
Less Footwell Lights
With Header Courtesy Light
With 2nd/3rd Row Courtesy Lamp
Less Headlamp Control
If you need anymore help or advice on this issue Andy please let me know
If you are Completely satisfied with my answer /advice
Kind regards ***** ***** and have a nice day
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
there Andy did you receive my reply
Regards ***** *****
Customer: replied 3 years ago.


Thanks back to me, but I dont understand, the blue tooth logo is there on the screen interface you press it it goes to the screen it gives you the option to pair with the phone, it goes to a state "ready" and then you press pair and it says "searching"

if it did not have the function that would not be there and all the steps to get to it.

Its not the Bluetooth voice control I am trying to set up, its pairing with an iphone??



Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Andy thanks
You mention the interface shows Bluetooth icon
What unit is fitted to your Mondeo
As Iam suspecting someone may have fitted a retro unit to this vehicle
In most cases these rarely work as the systems aren't connected on the can bus (data network the modules share abd talk to each other )
As this doesn't have Bluetooth voice control from the factory
If it did it would have a voice button in the indicator stalk
Kind regards ***** *****