Connecting a mobile phone

General information

Before using your mobile phone with COMAND for the first time, you will need to connect it.

When you authorize a new mobile phone, it is connected automatically.

Connecting comprises:
searching for a Bluetooth-capable mobile phone
subsequently authorizing it

You can connect up to 15 mobile phones.

Searching for a mobile phone

function button once or twice. To call up the telephone menu: press the Select Data/Connections in the function button once or twice.

telephone basic menu by sliding  and Select Data/Connections in the telephone basic menu by sliding turning  the COMAND controller and and turning press  to confirm. the COMAND controller and press Select Bluetooth Telephones and press to confirm.

to confirm. Select Bluetooth Telephones and press Select Update and press  to to confirm.

confirm. Select Update and press confirm. to confirm.

COMAND searches for Bluetooth telephones within range and adds them to the Bluetooth telephone list.

The duration of the search depends on the number of Bluetooth telephones within range and their characteristics.

Example of display: Bluetooth telephones list
Example of display: Bluetooth telephones list

1 Currently connected authorized mobile phone and authorized mobile phone
2 Mobile phone not within range but previously authorized (symbol appears in gray) symbol appears in gray)
3 Newly detected mobile phone in range, not yet authorized The Bluetooth telephones list shows all

The Bluetooth telephones list shows all mobile phones within range and all previously authorized mobile phones, whether or not they are in range.

full, you will be requested to de-authorize a If the Bluetooth telephones list is already full, you will be requested to de-authorize a mobile phone. If COMAND does not find your mobile phone, external authorization may be necessary.

Authorizing (registering) a mobile phone

not yet authorized mobile phone by turning In the Bluetooth telephones list, select the not yet authorized mobile phone by turning Select Options by sliding  the the COMAND controller.

COMAND controller and press  to Select Options by sliding COMAND controller and press  to the COMAND controller and press confirm. to confirm.

confirm. Select Authorize and press confirm. to confirm.

or

mobile Press mobile to confirm the selected mobile phone.

The input menu for the passcode appears.

The passcode is any one to sixteen-digit

The passcode is any one to sixteen-digit number combination which you can choose yourself. You must enter the same number combination in COMAND and in the Bluetooth-capable mobile phone (see the operating instructions of the mobile phone).

a four-digit passcode or longer number Some mobile phones require the input of a four-digit passcode or longer number combinations.

If you want to reauthorize a mobile phone following de-authorization, you can select a different passcode.

the number keys in sequence. To enter a passcode in COMAND: press the number keys in sequence.

the first is available for selection after the first number has been entered.

or

the COMAND controller and press Select the digits one by one by turning to confirm. the COMAND controller and press To confirm an entry in COMAND: select to confirm.

using the COMAND controller and To confirm an entry in COMAND: select press  to confirm. using the COMAND controller and press or to confirm.

or

Now enter the same passcode in the mobile Select SEND on the telephone keypad.

phone. Now enter the same passcode in the mobile phone.

To make entries on the mobile phone: if the Bluetooth connection is successful, you will be requested to enter the passcode (see mobile phone operating instructions).

phone that you entered in COMAND. Enter the same passcode on the mobile phone that you entered in COMAND.

need to enter a confirmation in your mobile After entering the passcode, you may also need to enter a confirmation in your mobile phone to connect calls. Please check your mobile phone display.

If the Error during authorization process message appears on the COMAND display, you may have exceeded the allowed time. Repeat the procedure.

The mobile phone is connected to COMAND (authorized). You can now make phone calls using the COMAND hands-free system.

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