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  1. Model Year 2018 and Newer Dual USB ports in 2019 Sport package, but not in Convenience package

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    Hi all, the specs say the 2019 sport package has dual usb ports, but there is an X for the Convenience package. Does that mean the Convenience package has no ports at all or just one?
  2. Model Year 2018 and Newer 2019 Crosstrek - playing music from USB stick

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    Hi all, I have a 2008 Legacy and its the only place I listen to music and I'm used to CDs. Now I'm looking to replace my car with a Crosstrek. With the 2019 Crosstrek, I read in the previous models that it can play music stored on a USB stick but it has issues like 1) it only reads one folder...
  3. USB music sequence

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    In my 2019 Subaru crosstreck i use a USB stick to listen to music, what i really dont like is that the console automatically sorts the songs into alphabetical order instead of the order that the original album was in, does anyone else have the same problem? Is there any way to fix that?
  4. Model Year 2018 and Newer Music- connection/software issues w Ipad & Iphone

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    I have a recent Crosstrek as well as a recent Ipad and Iphone. New lightning cables both plugged into the USB Ports under the armrest. Using the lastest Suburu app. Sometimes playing songs the app or something stops working-it goes in and out on both devices. This is freeway driving. Does...
  5. Suggestions for iPod/iPhone music solution

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    Hi Everyone, I've had my XV less than a week. I hooked up my 130gb iPod Classic and I'm suffering from the lockup issue that many other users are. I'm trying to find another solution and I'm wondering what your experience and opinions are. Here are my ideas. Other suggestions? (Note: I've...
  6. USB organizing

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    I just got my 2014 Cosstrek and wanted to use a flash drive. I put all my music and talks onto the flash-drive, organized on my laptop in iTunes alphabetically. In my car, it just shows up as a list of numbers and I have no way of finding music I want to play. Any suggestions so I can...
  7. iPad Mini Retina install on XV dash

    DIY and 3rd party Maintenance, How To's & Tools
    Easy and elegant way of using iPad Mini as removeable GPS/mediacenter with the help of a few neodynium magnets and some rubber shims. Installed 10x1mm neodynium magnets on the volume and tune/track nob on the XV stereo. Glued rubber shims below RDS and Scan buttons to make the same height for...
  8. Issues with streaming Pandora via Bluetooth (from iPhone)

    Interior, Audio, and HVAC
    I have been very pleased to find that, although it is not advertised, it is possible to stream my Pandora music via Bluetooth from my iPhone through the Nav Unit Radio in my Crosstrek. Quality is excellent - the only problem I've run into is that the HU does not always pick up the mp3 tags...