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Q: How do I use the steering wheel skip buttons?

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How do I use the steering wheel skip buttons?

The steering wheel has two arrow buttons (one that points to the right, and one to the left), that can be used to help control the audio system. These buttons can be used for a few different things: 1. When listening to the radio, the right arrow plays the next preset station, while the left arrow plays the last preset station. 2. When listening to a CD, MP3 or WMA disc, iPod, USB device, or Bluetooth Audio, the right arrow skips to the next song, while the left arrow restarts the current song, or plays the previous song if pressed twice. 3. When listening to Pandora, the right arrow skips to the next song. Pressing and holding the right arrow will skip to the next station, while pressing and holding the left arrow will skip to the previous station.

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