iOS 17.1 breaks iPhone 15 wi-fi charging on some GM autos


However similar to the sport the place you whack down a mole utilizing a mallet and one other one pops up, no sooner did Apple resolve the issue with BMW autos than some house owners of GM autos are complaining that after putting in iOS 17.1 on their iPhone 15 handsets, they’ll now not use the in-car wi-fi charger to cost their gadgets. One distinction between this bug and the one which affected the charging on the BMW wi-fi charging pads is that the difficulty affecting autos made by GM does not disable the NFC capabilities of an iPhone 15 machine.
On Reddit, a number of posts famous that the bug is inflicting iPhone 15 sequence fashions to wirelessly cost for all of 10 seconds earlier than reducing out. As one put up from “caduceus26” says, “Glad to know that it’s not simply me. My iPhone 12 Professional Max labored completely (each time) in my ’23 Chevy Traverse. I went to the iPhone 15 Professional Max about 6 weeks in the past and the characteristic broke simply as described in different feedback: Cost for a number of seconds after which stops – case on or off yields identical outcomes. I’m at present on iOS 17.1.1 and have taken each replace for the reason that cellphone was bought on 10/8/23.”
On the Apple discussions discussion board, consumer “ctw” says, “After my iPhone 15 Professional upgraded to 17.1 yesterday, my cellphone now fees for 10 seconds then stops charging in my wi-fi automobile charger. Had no points previous to the 17.1 replace with the cellphone within the automobile. Have examined two residence wi-fi charging pads they usually work correctly and don’t cease charging.”
Complaints are even popping up on the GM-Vans discussion board. “Silvr_62” states, “I’ve a 2022 Silverado 2500 Excessive Nation with wi-fi Apple CarPlay. I take advantage of an iPhone 15 Professional Max. It has labored flawlessly till I up to date my cellphone to iOS 17.1. Now the wi-fi charging stopped working. It would initially begin charging however with 5 to 10 seconds it stops. My iPhone fees on different wi-fi chargers high-quality.”

“Silvr_62″ tried the next”


  • 1. Exhausting reset iPhone
  • 2. Checked for infotainment software program replace.
  • 3. Eliminated iPhone case.
  • 4. Deleted my truck from CarPlay and deleted my iPhone from the infotainment in my truck.
  • 5. Re-paired my iPhone with my truck and reactivated CarPlay.

Not one of the above steps mounted the issue. And people with the difficulty say that neither iOS 17.1.1 nor the primary three iOS 17.2 beta releases solved the issue. GM fashions talked about in posted complaints embrace the Chevy Bolt EUV, the Chevy Traverse, the GM Silverado, the GMC Sierra, and others.

Apple might embrace a repair with an upcoming iOS 17.2 beta and the secure model of iOS 17.2 (which is anticipated to be launched earlier than the top of the yr). Or, iOS 17.1.2 could possibly be launched particularly to repair this drawback with GM autos.


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