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Old 11-11-2011, 09:38 PM   #56
Hypnotoad
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Originally Posted by pil__ View Post
The other point that's important here. I came from my previous car where I used my Garmin GPS or phone GPS along with a Sony aftermarket radio. The radio supported bluetooth audio streaming just fine. So, I've basically paid to downgrade my technology...
I also previously used a Garmin (256WT). It had a voice interface that understood only about 50% of what I told it, which is about on par with the focus Nav, but the Garmin would routinely lock up or go into thier equivalent of a BSOD and that required pulling the battery to reset. In my case the Focus electonics are an improvement.

This is to say that Ford aren't the only ones with poor exception handling, and inadequate testing.
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