How to Reset the Radio or Restore Factory Defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect System
Read our how-to below if you need to reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect systems. Knowing how to use important technology in your car is critical for your safety.
Why would I reset the factory defaults?
Some car owners have noticed that the UConnect system does not operate as smoothly as before after a period of time or due to some sort of glitch. Just as it is recommended to turn off a computer when problems arise, resetting and rebooting the UConnect system can be a relatively simple fix to some of the problems you are experiencing.
How to Reset the Radio or Restore Factory Defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect System:
To reset the radio or restore factory defaults in the Dodge Challenger and Dodge Charger UConnect systems, you must first access the secret engineering dashboard, which allows you to change a variety of settings. If you have any problems with the system, please contact us.
How do you reset the Bluetooth on a Dodge Journey?
All you have to do is press and hold the volume up and tune buttons at the same time for about 10 seconds. You will hear a beep and the screen will go black, then come back on after about 20 seconds.
How do I reset my UConnect 4.3 Dodge Journey?
To reset the UConnect in a 4.3L Dodge Journey, press and hold the volume and tune buttons for 10 seconds. You will hear a beep and the system will begin to reset. Give it a minute and it will be finished.
How do I fix the Bluetooth in my Dodge Journey?
Pull the Hands Free fuse, and the phone should now connect to the Journey’s Unconnect and bluetooth. If the reset fails, check for software updates or faulty wiring behind the dash.
How do I reset my Dodge Journey radio?
Put the key in the ignition and turn it on, then simultaneously press and hold the volume and tune buttons for about 10 seconds. The radio will power off and restart, taking a few minutes to load back up.
How do you soft reset Uconnect?
This is how you can perform a soft reset of the system on the latest Uconnectu00ae version 8.4:
- Turn the key in the ignition to “Run,” but leave the car in park.
- Press the volume and tuner knobs at the same time for 10 u2013 20 seconds.
How do I fix the Bluetooth pairing problem?
What you can do if a pairing doesn’t work out
- Make sure Bluetooth is turned on.
- Turn on discoverable mode.
- Power the devices off and back on.
- Delete and rediscover a device from a phone.
- Make sure the devices you want to pair are designed to connect with each other.
What to do if Uconnect is not working?
Remove the battery (if removable u2013 see your phone’s owner’s manual) and perform a hard reset in the phone. Delete the pairing history in your phone and Uconnectu00ae system, which is usually found in the phone’s Bluetoothu00ae settings. Verify you are selecting “Uconnect” in the discovered Bluetooth devices on your phone.
How do I connect my phone to my Dodge Journey?
Select your Dodge from the Bluetooth menu on your mobile device by pressing the Phone button > Add Device > Settings on your Dodge Uconnect screen. The system is now discoverable from your mobile device and may display a unique PIN.
Can I add Bluetooth to my Dodge Journey?
The 2018 Dodge Journey comes standard with Bluetooth, which can be used for both phone calls and listening to music on the radio. The Dodge also offers a Connectivity package, which includes Bluetooth, a USB port, satellite radio, and voice commands.
How do I reset my Dodge computer?
Follow these steps to reset the computer in your RAM 1500:
- Identify the negative cable on your battery. Disconnect it from the battery. Wait 20 minutes for all systems to shut down before reconnecting the negative cable.
How do you reset the radio on a 2013 Dodge Journey?
To do so, press and hold the START/STOP button for at least 8 seconds, then press and hold the temperature up and temperature down buttons for at least 8 seconds. A menu will appear on the screen, with “Reset Radio” at the bottom of the list. Select it, and the system will reboot.