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Lexus LS430 2005 Bluetooth Treo 650

by tellit / February 14, 2005 2:14 AM PST

I have been able to pair my Lexus and my Treo650 but I had to disable "call waiting", because everytime another call would come in it would hang-up / disconnect both calls. I am unable to use the phone book, signal strength and etc.

I really need to be able to use call waiting ! Can anyone assist me ?


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Treo 650 call waiting
by potzel1 / March 12, 2005 5:45 AM PST


I am experiencing the exact same issue, I've called Sprint's technical support and he told me that this issue was never reported to them, I think we have to make sure that as many people report it maybe they will do something about it, Its terribly annoying.

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Treo 650
by birdmantd Forum moderator / March 12, 2005 9:21 AM PST

You might try contacting the manufacturer of the phone, I don't know that your cell provider can answer that question/problem.

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It's not just one cook in this kitchen.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 12, 2005 9:40 AM PST
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by tellit / March 23, 2005 11:49 PM PST

My Call Waiting works great with my Bluetooth headsets and all other times. It is only when I use the bluetooth in my 2005 Lexus LS430.

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Cool. Now give your cell phone to those who have the issue?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 24, 2005 1:02 AM PST
In reply to: Wrong

You have a good unit. Not everyone is so lucky.


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Lexus connect with Treo 650
by ZSCHWEBEL / March 19, 2005 10:58 AM PST

I know that you connected the Treo 650 with the Lexus. I currently own a 2005 Lexus LS430 and a Treo 650 and need to connect the phone to the navigation can you please tell me how you connected them step-by-step? And I will try to assist you with your call waiting problem.


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by tellit / March 23, 2005 11:50 PM PST

Call me, 954.661.8871

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lexus and 650
by jjfitzs / May 9, 2005 11:35 AM PDT
In reply to: call

can you email it so we all can benefit?

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2004 Lexus LS430 and Treo 650 Bluetooth
by wdm / May 20, 2005 5:07 AM PDT
In reply to: lexus and 650

I know that your post concerned a 2005 Lexus (and mine being a 2004), but did you learn anything, and, if so, what. I too am having a problem and need some help.

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2004 LS430 and Verizon Treo 650
by Steven Oliveri / May 24, 2005 7:49 AM PDT
In reply to: call

I too was unable to connect my new Verizon Treo 650 to my LS430 using the Bluetooth function. Does anyone have any tips to get this to work correctly?


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treo 650 ls430
by sschiffman / May 24, 2005 11:33 AM PDT

i have a cingular treo 650. i have loaded all the updates. to get the phone to pair merely go through the process and when the phone acknowledges pairing (even though the nav screen is still waiting) place an outgoing call from the phone that will pair the phone.

the problem i have is you get one call then the connection drops. ocassionally it reconnects. you only get a connection if you have installed the car kit update.

basically it is worthless with the ls430. works fine with our accura. a cingular dealer says lexus has a fix. i will be calling them to find out.

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LS430 (2005 Model) Connect to Treo 650
by asusemichel / June 28, 2005 4:35 AM PDT
In reply to: treo 650 ls430

Please let me know how to get any connection using bluetooth to the Treo 650. I have Cingular and have had no success.

Whaere can I get updates from Lexus if there are any.


Andy Susemichel

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2004 LS430 and Verizon Treo 650
by wdm / May 25, 2005 9:47 PM PDT
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Treo650 and Lexus LS430 Bluetooth
by BrKu789 / July 6, 2006 7:47 AM PDT
In reply to: call

I don't want to bother you with a phone call, but can you help me? I have a Palm Treo650 using Cingular and an LS430 with Bluetooth compatability. I can transfer phone numbers to the car, but can't make outgoing calls by using the LS phonebook. The screen indicates a call is in progress, but the phone is not placing the call.

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Treo 650 and Lexus LS 430
by jopler / July 12, 2005 2:40 AM PDT

I have been trying diligently since October when I received my 2005 LS430,and havde been unable to nuse bluetooth with the Treo 650. If you could send me detailed instructions made simple I would be forever grateful. Thanks

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Lexus LS430 owners
by runaent / July 20, 2005 1:53 PM PDT

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by jjfitzs / May 9, 2005 11:32 AM PDT

I can't get my 2006 Lexus GS to pair to a Treo 650.

How did you do it. I would be gald to get it to work period!

Thanks for your help!

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LS430 2005 Bluetooth Treo 650
by Rich Gorscak / May 20, 2005 2:11 AM PDT

I could not get the Treo 650 to work with my LS430 Blue. Did you do anything special?

Rich Gorscak

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Treo 650 Cingular and LS 430
by facingdivorce / June 15, 2005 4:34 PM PDT

no luck if any one has anhy ideas I wojuld apperciate it thanks Bruce 925-460-8000

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LS430 (2005) Connection to Treo 650 with Cingular
by asusemichel / June 28, 2005 4:37 AM PDT

Let me know any information on how to accomplish.

Andy Susemichel 800-229-3629 X 102

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Lexus LS430 (2005) Connect to Treo 650 on Cingular
by asusemichel / June 28, 2005 4:45 AM PDT


Please let me know how you connected Treo 650 to LS430 via Bluetooth.

I have no success and would like get it working with call waiting off.


Andy Susemichel 800-229-3629 X102

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LS430 Treo 650 Frustration
by ndaud / August 3, 2005 3:03 AM PDT

Please let me know if there is a solution to this pairing problem.


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pair any treo650 (all carriers) to any lexus model
by timmyhlexus / December 6, 2005 5:45 AM PST

There is a fix that i have discovered to pair the treo650 to any lexus model with bluetooth. You need to go into the info screen, then the telephone screen, then go all the way to the bottom of the menu into the settings screen. From this point you need to extend the passkey to six digits instead of four digits. the only carrier that i have found to support the phone book transfer is sprint. Cingular will not support the phone book transfer into the lexus. The way to load your entire phone book is to go to send catagory from the drop down menu in contacts screen. I hope this helps all that are having trouble.


If you have any more questions feel free to eamil me

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treo 650 with lexus ES350
by BuzWeaver / May 14, 2006 7:10 AM PDT

I changed the passkey from 4 to 6 digit, but still can not get Treo to pair with the ES350, any suggestion??

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SC 430/Treo 650
by smausclu / August 29, 2005 11:46 AM PDT

I like others can't get the Sprint Treo 650 to bluetooth synch to my SC 430. What should I do?

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treo 650 bluetooth ls430
by sschiffman / August 30, 2005 11:46 AM PDT
In reply to: SC 430/Treo 650

the answer, buy a blackerry 7100 its bluetooth is perrfect with the lexus. there is nothing you can do to get the treo to work.

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(NT) LS4w30 and bluetooth.
by jopler / August 30, 2005 2:55 AM PDT

I note you were succsessful in pairing Treo 650 with LS 430. Could you be kind enough to tell me how to do this.I am not technical minded but sure would love to use bluetooth with my Treo.I dont care about call waiting.

My email is


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(NT) Treo 650 and Lexus RX 330
by blyoung / August 30, 2005 8:59 AM PDT

I just bought the 2005 Lexus RX330 and am concerned now that my Treo will not be compatible. Anyone have experience with it? Thanks!

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Lexus RX 330 and Treo
by blyoung / September 1, 2005 8:46 AM PDT

Anyone able to make this work? How?????

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yes i can get your phone to pair (lexus dealer)
by timmyhlexus / December 6, 2005 5:53 AM PST
In reply to: Lexus RX 330 and Treo

yes when you recieve this message send me an email and i will explain it all step by step

1. go to info screen
2. then select the telephone icon
3. scroll all the way down to settings
4. change your bluetooth passkey to 6 digits from 4
5. attempt to pair your phone again (should pair if sequence is done correctly)
6. then go to tranfer data in the phonebook options once paired
7. to send all contacts go into the contacts list from your main phone screen and open the drop menu
8. tap the send catagory option
9. you should be ready to go


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