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Default Playing music in car through usb port?

Anyone know if the Nexus 5 allows this? I know I can use the line ports but I think its loose... my car has both usb and line-in port...
I know I could buy one of those FM transmitter, but I would rather not spend money if I didnt have too
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Mine doesn't work through my USB but my Note 2 works
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I know the thread is dated but my n5 on stock plays thru my ford touch sync and usb as long as i use data cable. It warns it will not play "protected" music (which i thought no longer existed), but songs play.

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If your USB port can handle MTP and not a mass storage device I think you should be okay.
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^^^ This

It will only work if your head unit supports the mtp protocol

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Both my ford vehicles support MTP but every time I plug the phone in it has to index all of my music again. Anyone know of a solution for that?

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