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      07-07-2012, 01:50 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by funkahdafi View Post
Hi,

does anyone know the difference between those two options? The manual says the iPod should be connected via the special Y-cable that has a dock connector and an AUX connector. I just tried hooking it up via a standard USB/dock-connector cable and it seems to work fine. Does the Y-cable have any advantages over the plain USB connection?

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The Y-Cable is meant for vehicles that have no combox. The cable contains a DRM chip in the thick middle part. The combox has this chip built in. That is why with the enhanced USB (combox) playback with the white cable only is possible.