Restart Car Receiver and KENWOOD Remote App. Turn off Bluetooth on your phone, and turn it on again. Delete all pairing information in the Car Receiver, and in the Phone. Then try pairing one more time.
How do I connect my phone to my Kenwood?
How do I connect my phone to my Kenwood car stereo?
Does Kenwood DDX26BT have Apple CarPlay?
Both iPhone and Android are catered to through the DDX26BT’s wireless Bluetooth connection or wired USB.