2.1 Update & Bluetooth

Weird problem after updating to 2.1. Bluetooth works great paired to my Acura TL, but when I turn off my iPhone and turn it back on bluetooth defaults back to Off. Simple answer is to not turn off my iPhone, but I like to turn it off at night to conserve power. Any one else experience this? Annoying bug or should I restore again?

I'm having this same issue since upgrading to 2.1. After powering off the iPhone and then powering back on, the Bluetooth setting on the phone will frequently (not always) change from powered on to off. I'm not sure why Bluetooth turns itself off, but it's very annoying when I'm sitting in my car in the morning trying to get the iPhone to recognize my headset. I have to go into Settings and turn Bluetooth back on. That's the only problem because it immediately pairs with my headset once Bluetooth is turned back on. Hopefully this gets fixed in the next firmware update.

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