iPhone causes car speakers to POP

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by yikess, Feb 15, 2012.

  1. yikess macrumors newbie

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    I searched a bit on this website for a topic related to this, but no luck. On google I found someone tapes aluminum to the back bottom right corner of his iphone to prevent this. But in my car, when playing music off my iphone through my deck, I hear popping in my car speakers. Now no popping comes through my cars speakers when I play a disc or use a USB drive...so this tells me my iphone is the source of this. A quick restart helped, but a few days later it came back. Any advice? thanks!

    PS- the only conclusion I have is to use airplane mode. BUT, 1) its late so I will test that out tomorrow and 2) I NEED airplane mode on cause my job requires GPS!
     
  2. TJ61 macrumors 6502a

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    If you're using a 3.5mm audio jack on either or both ends, I'd start looking there for the problem. A bad/intermittent connection will most definitely result in popping. You can test this by wiggling the connector(s), or trying a different cord.

    Regards,
    Tom
     
  3. eclipse01 macrumors 68020

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    this used to happen to me, I fixed it by a simple reboot of the phone
     

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