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Old 10-09-2012, 04:23 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by Clemenza View Post
Why does Sync need to perform maintenance so often? It runs the automatic routine every Sunday, without prompting the user. Then when it's finished, the clock is reset to12:00. Why can't it retain the current time in KAM or simply set it to local time according to the paired phone?
Hey, Clemenza -

The system maintenance screen occurs when the SYNC module determines the current amount of data usage is degrading its performance, and a reboot will re-optimize the system.

Some users may experience the reboot every day, whereas, others may never see it. It also depends on several factors, such as:

• If you have the Navigation option and how much you use it.
• How many devices you plug in on a daily basis (i.e. iPod, MP3 player, cell phone, etc.).
• Which version of software you have on your MFT.
• Which cell phone/carrier you have and how many applications you have running in the background.

I hope this helps to clarify!

In regards to the clock, is your vehicle equipped with a navigation system?

Jaclyn
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