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Has anyone else had the problem of radio volume not getting loud past 20 or so even when the indicator keeps going to what appears to be 60? I've checked every setting and nothing seems to work. 20 is decent level but sometimes want to have it louder to get block out external noise. It seems almost like it has some type of block on it that won't let it go past that level. Any help would be greatly appreciated....
 

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ALL... THIS IS NOT NOT NOT a SETTINGS ISSUE!

I was able to resolve my volume limit issue by starting a navigation on Apple Map App, then plugged the USB/Lightning Bolt cable in to initiate Car Play. The volume of the Map App voice went from the v20 to some other higher level almost immediately.
This worked for my 2018 Terrain. Easy Fix. Thanks
 

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Just a warning to some of you younger people here: I routinely listened to my 70’s and 80’s music with high volume, and today I’m paying the price! No hearing aids (yet), but I definitely have suffered some hearing damage as a result. They say over 70db for prolonged period of time can start to damage hearing. Auto radios should come with built-in dB-level indicators!

So ... seriously - I’d try to minimize the loud music in the car, and save yourself (and everybody around you) a lot of trouble down the road ...
 

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Just a warning to some of you younger people here: I routinely listened to my 70’s and 80’s music with high volume, and today I’m paying the price! No hearing aids (yet), but I definitely have suffered some hearing damage as a result. They say over 70db for prolonged period of time can start to damage hearing. Auto radios should come with built-in dB-level indicators!

So ... seriously - I’d try to minimize the loud music in the car, and save yourself (and everybody around you) a lot of trouble down the road ...
From the hearing aid commercial, ''she said condoms Charlie, did your bring the condoms ? '' :p
 

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Just happened to me 2018 Equinox, no volume control. I followed some advice read here. Opened my Amazon music app on phone and maxed the phone volume, then connected my phone to the car, this fixed the volume on the vehicle immediately. 😊 saved me a trip to the dealer.
 

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ALL... THIS IS NOT NOT NOT a SETTINGS ISSUE! I was able to resolve my volume limit issue by starting a navigation on Apple Map App, then plugged the USB/Lightning Bolt cable in to initiate Car Play. The volume of the Map App voice went from the v20 to some other higher level almost immediately. What is going on is that some App in Car Play or via Bluetooth hangs the volume at a certain level if you go offline or unplug in the middle of some kind of transition cycle (like the Map App is giving instructions and is transitioning back to a Podcast, for example... the volume raises and lowers automatically). Anyway, it is best to just start several different Car Play apps and then connect and disconnect your phone until things are working again. The My Link is not perfect. It often locked up in my 2015 Equinox as well. Technology is great until it isn't. ;-)
Thank you sooooo much!
 

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Has anyone else had the problem of radio volume not getting loud past 20 or so even when the indicator keeps going to what appears to be 60? I've checked every setting and nothing seems to work. 20 is decent level but sometimes want to have it louder to get block out external noise. It seems almost like it has some type of block on it that won't let it go past that level. Any help would be greatly appreciated....
I have this same problem. It always happens after I have had my andriod plugged in using maps. When I unplug the android I cannot turn the radio up. I do not know how to fix that. If anyone knows please let me know. Thank you.
Tammy
 

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Mine did the same thing and I was reading about how to fix it. When I went out to try some things, when I turned the car on, it was working fine. Maybe it is like a computer, just needs a re-boot.
 

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ALL... THIS IS NOT NOT NOT a SETTINGS ISSUE! I was able to resolve my volume limit issue by starting a navigation on Apple Map App, then plugged the USB/Lightning Bolt cable in to initiate Car Play. The volume of the Map App voice went from the v20 to some other higher level almost immediately. What is going on is that some App in Car Play or via Bluetooth hangs the volume at a certain level if you go offline or unplug in the middle of some kind of transition cycle (like the Map App is giving instructions and is transitioning back to a Podcast, for example... the volume raises and lowers automatically). Anyway, it is best to just start several different Car Play apps and then connect and disconnect your phone until things are working again. The My Link is not perfect. It often locked up in my 2015 Equinox as well. Technology is great until it isn't. ;-)
This worked…..thank youuuuuu
 
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