Issues connecting JBL Flip 5

the osmc app fails to pair

I tried using bluetoothctl and it appears to pair but won’t connect

[bluetooth]# pair D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8
Attempting to pair with D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8
[CHG] Device D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8 Connected: yes
[CHG] Device D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8 Paired: yes
Pairing successful
[CHG] Device D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8 Connected: no
[CHG] Device D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8 RSSI: -46
[bluetooth]# connect D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8
Attempting to connect to D8:37:3B:61:FB:F8
Failed to connect: org.bluez.Error.Failed

on the latest matrix build on Vero 4K+

first time trying to pair this device

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