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Default Escort Live, 9500ix, iOS not working

I have an Escort 9500ix (S/N 331402913914) and SmartCord Live (S/N 69001127) that used to work. Now, with the latest version of the iOS Escort Live app installed on my iPhone, I am unable to see the SmartCord/radar detector even when I've enable bluetooth connectivity. Any suggestions?
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I have an Escort 9500ix (S/N 331402913914) and SmartCord Live (S/N 69001127) that used to work. Now, with the latest version of the iOS Escort Live app installed on my iPhone, I am unable to see the SmartCord/radar detector even when I've enable bluetooth connectivity. Any suggestions?
Go into your ipohone bluetooth and find the cord/detecotor and "forget" it.

Restart detector and phone and smart cord, and then go into the Live app and go to settings - devices. See if the smart cord appears in the device list. If so pair to it.

Let me know.
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Yes, I've done that--the SmartCord isn't even visible in the device list.
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It sounds to me that your EL SmartCord has failed.

I also have a 9500ix and an EL SmartCord, and it works fine using my iPhone 6s with iOS v13.5.1.
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I think you need a new smartcord, or even better , an upgrade to your detector.
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I think you need a new smartcord, or even better , an upgrade to your detector.
I concur. The 9500ix was the best of the best in its day, but as CAS/BSM car systems became commonplace, my 9500ix was giving me lots of false alerts, so I retired it.

If I would make a recommendation, it would be to consider getting a more up-to-date Escort detector, and use your 9500ix as a trade-in. That's what I've done.

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