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Unread 06-21-2013, 08:17 AM   #1
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Adding Hard Drive Space - Uconnect 730N

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Just got a 2013 Rubicon. Has anyone been able to hook up an external hard drive or upgrade the existing HD in the Uconnect 730N system? I'd like to get all my music on the internal HD, but I've got over 160GB of music.

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Unread 03-28-2015, 02:00 PM   #2
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Hi I have this same problem, were you able to upgrade your hard drive space ?
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Unread 03-30-2015, 09:46 PM   #3
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I have a similar situation and use a Passport (Western Digital external drive - USB) for all of my music files. There are a couple of items that may help: the Passport must be formatted as a FAT drive. Most come formatted as NTFS. Also, the system in my GC natively plays .WMA files, so if you have them stored as .mp3 it has to convert them to play. You can convert your mp3 files to wma using any number of programs, including MS Media Player which comes free with some versions of Windows.
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Unread 04-02-2015, 11:25 AM   #4
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The HDD is an IDE and can be replaced with a larger one. Looks pretty simple to replace and now they offer ssd. 128Gb for $110 on ebay. http://mygig-disk.com/index.php
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Unread 04-02-2015, 11:31 AM   #5
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Instructions to pull the HDD.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4l7YzyQ4p0
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