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Cant' get it to work in car 30pin cable

I bought the Dynex 30 pin dock adapter for my new shuffle, when I connect to my new car install for the ipod (just a 30 pin cable it connects to) it shows that it's "reading" and then I get "error." I made sure the button is switched to speaker and my shuffle is set to "on" and tried every button combination but can't get my car to read and play the music on it. Otherwise, my shuffle works fine w/o it. Please advise.

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  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2009

    I bought the adapter and pluged into the 30pin wire from my cd player deck, and then plugged the shuffle into it, with the shuffle on and switched to the speaker mode, and my deck says error . Why?

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the device will turn on and it will say baterry charging. after that it will say charge complete. if this does not work you may only be able to use the actual computer through the usb

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this is obviously a power or connectivity issue, check that the device ( your ipod ) is correctly seated into the logitech speaker system, and check the power cables are connected according to the manual which came with the logitech speaker system. 
question u may ask yourself? - does the ipod work as it should on its own? (without non-apple devices/components attached to it) - if it doesnt - take to an apple store or call or seek apple support. 
it sounds like your ipod is low on power from source.
i hope this directs you in the right direction, party on!

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Have a look here at the Apple website

http://www.apple.com/support/ipod/five_rs/shuffle2gen/

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Remember these five basic suggestions if you have a problem with iPod shuffle. Try
these steps one at a time until the problem is resolved. If one of the following doesn’t
help, read on for solutions to specific problems.
Reset iPod shuffle by turning it off, waiting five seconds, and then turning it back on
again.
Retry with a different USB port if you cannot see iPod shuffle in iTunes.
Restart your computer, and make sure you have the latest software updates
installed.
 Reinstall iTunes software from the latest version on the web.

 If the status light blinks orange when you press a button, the iPod shuffle buttons are
disabled. Press and hold Play/Pause (’) for about three seconds, until the status light
blinks green.
 Connect iPod shuffle to a high-power USB port on your computer. Your iPod shuffle
battery may need to be recharged.
Turn iPod shuffle off, wait five seconds, and then turn it on again.
You may need to restore iPod shuffle software

Posted on May 31, 2009

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