JVC KD-X250BT manual

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  • Brand: JVC
  • Product: Car Radio
  • Model/name: KD-X250BT
  • Filetype: PDF
  • Available languages: English, French

Table of Contents

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DIGITAL MEDIA RECEIVER
INSTRUCTION MANUAL
RECEPTOR DE MEDIOS DIGITALES
MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES
RÉCEPTEUR MULTIMÉDIA NUMÉRIQUE
MANUEL D’INSTRUCTIONS
Please read all instructions carefully before operation to obtain the best
possible performance from the unit.
Por favor lea detenidamente este manual para comprender a fondo todas las
instrucciones y obtener un máximo disfrute de esta unidad.
Veuillez lires les instructions attentivement avant d’utiliser l’appareil afin
d’obtenir les meilleures performances possibles de l’appareil.
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ESPAÑOL
FRANÇAIS

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KD-X250BT
For Customer Use:
Enter below the Model No. and Serial No. which are located on the top
or bottom of the cabinet. Retain this information for future reference.
Model No.
Serial No.
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IC (Industry Canada) Notice
This device complies with Industry Canada
licence-exempt RSS standard(s).
Operation is subject to the following two
conditions:
(1) This device may not cause interference, and
(2) this device must accept any interference,
including interference that may cause
undesired operation of the device.
The term “IC:” before the certification/
registration number only signifies that the
Industry Canada technical specification were met.
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Contains Bluetooth Module FCC ID: XQN-BTR60X
Contains Bluetooth Module IC: 9688A-BTR601
 Caution
This equipment complies with FCC/IC
radiation exposure limits set forth for an
uncontrolled environment and meets the FCC
radio frequency (RF) Exposure Guidelines in
Supplement C to OET65 and RSS-102 of the IC
radio frequency (RF) Exposure rules. This
equipment has very low levels of RF energy
that it deemed to comply without maximum
permissive exposure evaluation (MPE). But it is
desirable that it should be installed and
operated keeping the radiator at least 20cm or
more away from person’s body (excluding
extremities: hands, wrists, feet and ankles).
Under Industry Canada regulations, this radio
transmitter may only operate using an
antenna of a type and maximum (or lesser)
gain approved for the transmitter by Industry
Canada. To reduce potential radio interference
to other users, the antenna type and its gain
should be so chosen that the equivalent
isotropically radiated power (e.i.r.p.) is not
more than that necessary for successful
communication.
..
.
 Warning
Do not operate any function that takes your
attention away from safe driving.
 Caution
Volume setting:
 Adjust the volume so that you can hear sounds
outside the car to prevent accident.
 Lower the volume before playing digital sources
to avoid damaging the speakers by the sudden
increase of the output level.
General:
 Avoid using the USB device or iPod/iPhone if it
might hinder driving safety.
 Make sure all important data has been backed
up. We shall bear no responsibility for any loss of
recorded data.
 Never put or leave any metallic objects (such as
coins or metal tools) inside the unit, to prevent a
short circuit.
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How to attach/detach the
faceplate
How to reset your unit
Your preset adjustments will
also be erased.
Maintenance
Cleaning the unit
Wipe off dirt on the faceplate with a dry silicon or
soft cloth.
Cleaning the connector
Detach the faceplate and clean the connector
with a cotton swab gently, taking care not to
damage the connector.
How to read this manual:
 This manual mainly explains operations using
the buttons on the faceplate.
 < > indicates the displays on the faceplate.
 [XX] indicates the initial setting of a menu
item.
Contents
Preparation ............................................................ 4
Canceling the display demonstration
Setting the clock
Basic operations ................................................... 4
Radio ........................................................................ 6
USB ............................................................................ 8
iPod/iPhone ........................................................... 9
External components ...................................... 11
Bluetooth姞 connection ................................... 11
Bluetooth mobile phone ................................ 14
Bluetooth audio player ................................... 18
Sound adjustments .......................................... 19
Menu operations ............................................... 20
Remote control .................................................. 23
Additional information ................................... 24
Troubleshooting ................................................ 26
Specifications ..................................................... 28
Installation/Connection .................................. 29
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Canceling the display
demonstration
The display demonstration is always turned on
unless you cancel it.
(Hold)
1
(Initial setting)
2
3 Select <DEMO OFF>.
4 Press MENU to exit.
Setting the clock
(Hold)
1
2 Select <CLOCK>.
3 Select <CLOCK SET>.
4 Select the day of week.
5 Adjust the hour.
6 Adjust the minute.
7 Press MENU to exit.
Basic operations
Display information
Changes the display information. (Press)
Scrolls the current display information. (Hold)
Source Display
FM/AM Station name (PS) *1 - Frequency - Program type (PTY) *1 -
Title *1*2 - Day/Clock - (back to the beginning)
USB/BT AUDIO Album title/Artist - Track title - Track no./Playing time - Day/Clock -
(back to the beginning)
USB-IPOD (HEAD
MODE/IPOD MODE)
USB-IPOD (EXT MODE) EXT MODE) Day/Clock
PANDORA Station name - Album title/Artist - Track title - Playing time -
Day/Clock - (back to the beginning)
AUX AUX) Day/Clock
*1 For FM Radio Broadcast Data System stations only.
*2 Title information shown is dependent on the broadcast station. If unavailable, “NO TEXT”
appears.
Preparation
Preparation
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Remote control
USB input terminal
AUX input jack
DO NOT expose to bright sunlight.
Aim the remote control directly at the sensor.
Remote sensor
Detaches the faceplate
Display window
Volume knob
Faceplate
When you press or hold the following button(s)...
Faceplate
Remote
control
General function

SOURCE
—
 Turns on.
 Turns off. (Hold)
 Press the SOURCE button on the faceplate and turn the
volume knob within 2 seconds to select the source.
SOURCE Press repeatedly to select the source.
Volume knob
(turn)
VOL - / + Adjusts the volume level.
— Selects items.
Volume knob
(press)
)
 Mutes the sound or pauses playback.
 Press the button again to cancel muting or resume
playback.
— Confirms selection.
Number
buttons
(1 - 6)
—
 Selects the preset stations.
 Stores the current station into the selected number button.
(Hold) (' page 6)
— SOUND Selects the preset sound mode.

 —
 Enters the hands-free menu (' page 15), or answers
incoming call when the unit rings.
 Ends a call. (Hold)
 — Returns to the previous menu.
 /   / 
 Selects a preset station. (Only when using the remote
control.)
 Selects MP3/WMA folder. (' page 8)
 Selects group/folder. (' page 18)
 /   / 
 Searches for a station automatically. (' page 6)
 Searches for a station manually. (Hold)
 Selects track. (' page 8, 9, 18)
 Fast-forwards or reverses track. (Hold)
Basic operations
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Searching for a station
A
B Select <FM> or <AM>.
Auto search. (Press)
Manual search. (Hold)
“M” flashes, then press the button repeatedly.
“ST” lights up when receiving an FM stereo broadcast with sufficient signal strength.
Storing stations in memory
Manual presetting
You can preset up to 18 stations for FM and 6
stations for AM.
While listening to a station...
(Hold)
The preset number flashes and “MEMORY”
appears. The current station is stored to the
selected number button (1 - 6).
- - - - - - - - or - - - - - - - -
(Hold)
“PRESET MODE” flashes.
1
The preset number flashes and “MEMORY”
appears.
2 Select preset number.
Auto presetting (FM only)
SSM (Strong-station Sequential Memory)
You can preset up to 18 stations for FM.
(Hold)
1
-<TUNER>
-<SSM>
-<SSM 01 – 06>
“SSM” flashes. When all the stations are stored,
“SSM” stops flashing.
2
To preset <SSM 07 – 12>/<SSM 13 – 18>,
repeat steps 1 and 2.
Selecting a preset station
- - - - - - - - or - - - - - - - -
Radio
Radio
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Setting the Radio Timer
You can tune in to a preset station at a specific
time regardless of the current source.
(Hold)
1
-<TUNER>
-<RADIO TIMER>
-<OFF>/<ONCE>/
<DAILY>/<WEEKLY>
[OFF] Cancels Radio Timer.
ONCE Activates once.
DAILY Activates daily.
WEEKLY Activates weekly.
2
-<FM>/<AM>
-<01> ... <18> for FM/
<01> ... <06> for AM
3 Select the preset station.
4 Set the activation day and time.
5 Press MENU to exit.
 
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 lights up after the Radio Timer has been set.
 Only one timer can be set. Setting a new timer
will override the previous setting.
 The Radio Timer will not activate if the unit is
turned off or if <AM> is set to <OFF> in <SRC
SELECT> after selecting an AM station for the
timer.
Searching for your favorite
Programs—Program Type (PTY)
Search
This feature is only available for FM Radio
Broadcast Data System stations.
(Hold)
1
PTY Search starts.
If there is a station broadcasting a program of the
same PTY code as you have selected, that station is
tuned in.
2 Select a PTY code.
PTY codes
NEWS, INFORM (information), SPORTS, TALK, ROCK, CLS
ROCK (classic rock), ADLT HIT (adult hits), SOFT RCK (soft
rock), TOP 40, COUNTRY, OLDIES, SOFT, NOSTALGA
(nostalgia), JAZZ, CLASSICL (classical), R & B (rhythm and
blues), SOFT R & B (soft rhythm and blues), LANGUAGE, REL
MUSC (religious music), REL TALK (religious talk), PERSNLTY
(personality), PUBLIC, COLLEGE, HABL ESP (spanish talk),
MUSC ESP (spanish music), HIP HOP, WEATHER
Radio
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Playing a USB device
USB 2.0 cable*
(not supplied)
USB input terminal
The source changes to “USB” and playback starts.
* Do not leave the cable in the car when not in
use.
 This unit can play MP3/WMA files stored in USB
mass storage device (such as a USB memory
and Digital Audio Player).
Selecting a folder/track
Selects folder.
 Selects track. (Press)
 Fast-forwards or reverses the
track. (Hold)
Selecting a track/folder from
the list
1
- - - - - - - - or - - - - - - - -
PLAYLISTS, ARTISTS, ALBUMS, SONGS, GENRES
Select the desired list. (For JVC Playlist
Creator (JPC) and JVC Music Control (JMC)
file) (' page 25)
2 Select a folder. (For MP3/WMA)
If the USB device contains many folders or tracks,
you can fast search for the desired folder or track
by turning the volume knob quickly.
3 Select a track.
Selecting the playback modes
You can select one of the following playback
modes at a time.
1
Press 6 for REPEAT.
Press 5 for RANDOM.
2 Press the button repeatedly.
REPEAT  
RPT OFF Cancels repeat playback.
TRACK RPT Repeats current track.
FOLDER RPT Repeats current folder.
 “FOLDER RPT” is not applicable for JPC/JMC file.
RANDOM  
RND OFF Cancels random playback.
FOLDER RND
Randomly plays all tracks of
current folder, then tracks of
next folders.
ALL RND Randomly plays all tracks.
USB
USB
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iPod/iPhone
Playing an iPod/iPhone
USB 2.0 cable* (accessory
of the iPod/iPhone)
USB input terminal
The source changes to “USB”-“USB-IPOD” and
playback starts.
* Do not leave the cable in the car when not in
use.
Selecting the control mode
-<HEAD MODE>/<IPOD MODE>/
<EXT MODE>
HEAD
MODE
Controls music playback only from
this unit.
IPOD
MODE
Controls music playback from both
the unit and iPod/iPhone.
EXT
MODE
Controls music playback only from
the iPod/iPhone.
 You can also change the setting using <IPOD
SWITCH> in the menu. (' page 22)
Selecting a track
Applicable under <HEAD MODE>/<IPOD MODE>
only.
 Selects track/chapter. (Press)
 Fast-forwards or reverses the track.
(Hold)
Selecting a track from the list
Applicable under <HEAD MODE> only.
1
PLAYLISTS)ARTISTS)ALBUMS)SONGS)
PODCASTS)GENRES)COMPOSERS) (back to
the beginning)
2 Select the desired list.
Repeat this step until the desired track is selected.
 If the selected menu contains many tracks, you
can fast search for the desired track by turning
the volume knob quickly.
3 Select the desired track.
Selecting the playback modes
Applicable under <HEAD MODE> only.
You can select one of the following playback
modes at a time.
1
Press 6 for REPEAT.
Press 5 for RANDOM.
.
2 Press the button repeatedly.
REPEAT  
ONE RPT
Functions the same as “Repeat
One” of the iPod.
ALL RPT
Functions the same as “Repeat
All” of the iPod.
RANDOM  
RND OFF Cancels random playback.
SONG RND
Functions the same as “Shuffle
Songs” of the iPod.
ALBUM RND
Functions the same as “Shuffle
Albums” of the iPod.
 “ALBUM RND” is not applicable for some iPod/
iPhone.
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Pandora姞
Preparation
1 Search for “Pandora” in the Apple iTunes
App Store to find and install the most
current version of the Pandora application
onto your device.
2 In the application on your device, log in
and create an account with Pandora. If you
are not a registered user, an account can
also be created at www.pandora.com.
 Pandora is only available in the US.
 Because Pandora is a third-party service, the
specifications are subject to change without
prior notice. Accordingly, compatibility may be
impaired or some or all of the services may
become unavailable.
 Some functions of Pandora cannot be
operated from this unit.
 For issues using the application, please contact
Pandora at pandora-support@pandora.com.
Listening to Pandora
1 Open the Pandora application on your
device.
2 Connect the device to USB terminal on the
faceplate. (' page 9)
The source switches to “PANDORA” and
broadcast starts automatically from your current
station.
Basic Operations
Starts/pauses playback.
Selects thumbs up/thumbs
down.
 If thumbs down is selected,
current track is skipped.
Skips track.
Creating a new station
You can create a new station based on the
currently playing song or artist.
1
-<NEW STATION>
-<FROM ARTIST>/
<FROM TRACK>
A new station is created based on the current
song or artist.
2
Searching the registered station
from the list
1
BY DATE According to the registration date
A - Z Alphabetical order
2 Select the station list display mode.
3 Select the desired station.
To bookmark song/artist information
While receiving a song...
<THIS ARTIST>)<THIS TRACK>
“BOOKMARKED” appears and the song/artist
information is stored to the iPod/iPhone.
 This unit allows you to bookmark songs and/or
artists in your personalized Pandora account.
The bookmarks will not be available for review
on the unit but will be available in your
Pandora account.

(Hold)

iPod/iPhone
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You can connect an external component to the AUX (auxiliary) input jack on the faceplate.
For details, refer also to the instructions supplied with the external components.
Playing an external component
from AUX
Portable audio
player, etc.
3.5 mm (1/8") stereo mini plug
with“L”shaped connector
(not supplied)
Use a 3-terminal plug head
stereo mini plug for optimum
audio output.
.
1 Connect to AUX terminal on the faceplate.
2 Select <AUX>.
3 Turn on the connected component and
start playing the source.
Bluetooth姞
姞 connection
You can operate Bluetooth devices using this unit.
 If you turn off the unit or detach the faceplate during a phone call conversation, the Bluetooth
connection is disconnected. Continue the conversation using your mobile phone.
This unit supports the following Bluetooth profiles
 Hands-Free Profile (HFP 1.5)
 Object Push Profile (OPP 1.1)
 Phonebook Access Profile (PBAP 1.0)
 Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP 1.2)
 Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP 1.3)
Connecting the microphone
MIC
Rear panel
Adjust the microphone angle.
MIC (Microphone input terminal)
Microphone (supplied)
Secure using cord clamps
(not supplied) if necessary.
External components
External components
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Pairing a Bluetooth device
When connecting a Bluetooth device to the unit for the first time, perform pairing between the unit and
the device.
 Up to five Bluetooth devices can be registered in this unit.
 A maximum of two Bluetooth phones and one Bluetooth audio device can be connected at any
time.
 This unit supports Secure Simple Pairing (SSP).
1 Search and select “JVC UNIT” on the Bluetooth device.
“BT PAIRING” flashes on the display.
 For some Bluetooth devices, you may need to enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) code
immediately after searching.
2 Perform (A) or (B) depending on what scrolls on the display.
 For some Bluetooth devices, pairing sequence may vary from the steps described below
(A) If “[Device Name]”#“XXXXXX”#
“VOL – YES”#“BACK – NO” scrolls on the
display,
 “XXXXXX” is a 6-digit passkey randomly
generated during each pairing.
 Operate the Bluetooth device to confirm
the passkey.
 Ensure that the passkey which appears
on the unit and Bluetooth device is the
same.
 Select “YES” to confirm the passkey.
(B) If “[Device Name]”#
#“VOL – YES”#
“BACK – NO” scrolls on the display,
 (1) If “PAIRING”#“PIN 0000” scrolls on the
display, enter the PIN code “0000” into the
Bluetooth device.
 You can change to a desired PIN code before
pairing. (' page 22)
 Select “YES” to start the pairing.
(2) If only “PAIRING” appears, operate the
Bluetooth device to confirm pairing.
After pairing is successful, “PAIRING COMPLETED” appears on the display.
The unit will establish a connection with the newly paired Bluetooth device, “” lights up on the
display and you can now control the Bluetooth device through the unit.
 “” will light up when a phone is connected.
 “” will light up when an audio device is connected.
 Once the connection is established, the device is registered to the unit and there is no need to
perform the pairing again unless you delete the registered device.
 Some Bluetooth devices may not be able to connect to the unit after pairing. Connect the device to
the unit manually. Refer to the instruction manual of the Bluetooth device for more information.
See page 13 for Bluetooth compatibility check mode operation.
Bluetooth姞
姞 connection
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Connecting/Disconnecting a
registered device manually
To connect
1 (Hold)
-<BLUETOOTH>
-<PHONE>/<AUDIO>
-<CONNECT>
2 Select <CONNECT>.
“CONNECTING”#“[Device Name]” scrolls on the
display when the unit is connecting to the device.
“CONNECTED”#“[Device Name]” scrolls on the
display when the device is connected.
3 Select the desired device.
4 Press MENU to exit.
To disconnect
1 (Hold)
-<BLUETOOTH>
-<PHONE>/<AUDIO>
-<DISCONNECT>
2 Select <DISCONNECT>.
“DISCONNECT”#“[Device Name]” scrolls on the
display when the device is disconnected.
3 Select the desired device.
4 Press MENU to exit.
Deleting a registered device
(Hold)
1
-<BLUETOOTH>
-<DELETE PAIR>
- [Device name]
-<DELETE YES>
“DELETED” appears when the device is deleted.
2 Select <DELETE YES>.
3 Press MENU to exit.
Bluetooth compatibility check
mode
You can check the connectivity of the supported
profile between the Bluetooth device and the
unit.
(Hold)
(Hold about
3 seconds)
“BLUETOOTH”)“CHECK MODE” appears.
“SEARCH NOW USING PHONE”#“PIN IS 0000”
scrolls on the display.
1 Enter check mode.
2 Search and select “JVC UNIT” on the
Bluetooth device within 3 minutes.
3 Perform pairing (A), (B) or (C) depending
on what appears on the display.
(A) “PAIRING”#
#“XXXXXX” (6-digit passkey):
Ensure that the same passkey appears on the unit
and Bluetooth device, then operate the Bluetooth
device to confirm the passkey.
(B) “PAIRING”#“PIN IS 0000”:
Enter “0000” on the Bluetooth device.
(C) “PAIRING”:
Operate the Bluetooth device to confirm pairing.
After pairing is successful, “PAIRING OK”#
“[Device Name]” appears and Bluetooth
compatibility check starts.
If “CONNECT NOW USING PHONE” appears,
operate the Bluetooth device to allow
phonebook access to continue.
The connectivity result flashes on the display.
 “H.FREE OK” *1 and/or “A. STREAM OK” *2 #
“[Device Name]”: Compatible
 “CONNCT FAIL”)“TRY CONNECT”: Not
compatible
*1: Compatible with Hands-Free Profile (HFP)
*2: Compatible with Advanced Audio
Distribution Profile (A2DP)
After 30 seconds, “PAIRING DELETED” appears to
indicate that pairing has been deleted, and the
unit exits check mode.
 To cancel check mode, turn off the unit by
pressing and holding SOURCE.
 Delete the pairing on the Bluetooth device
before pairing with this unit. (' page 12)
Bluetooth姞 connection
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Receiving a call
To receive a call
When there is an incoming call, the source
automatically changes to Bluetooth Phone mode.
 “RECEIVING” appears on the display, followed
by the phone number or name.
or
You can also press ////SOURCE on the
remote control to answer a call.
 When <AUTO ANSWER> is set to a selected
time, the unit answers incoming call
automatically. (' page 17)
To reject an incoming call or end a
call
(Hold) or (Hold)
You can also press and hold ////SOURCE
on the remote control to end a call.
To deactivate/activate hands-free
mode
During a phone conversation...
 Operations may vary according to the
connected Bluetooth device.
Adjustments during a call
Phone volume(00 — 50)
[VOLUME 15]: Volume
adjustments made during a call
will not affect the other
sources.
Microphone level
(01— 03)[02]: As the number
increases, the microphone
becomes more sensitive.
Echo cancellation
(01 — 10)[04]: Set the echo
cancellation delay time for
clearer sound.
Text message notification
When a text message is received, the unit rings
and “RCV MESSAGE”#“[Device name]” appears.
 <MSG NOTICE> must be set to <ON>.
(' page 17)
 You cannot read, edit, or send a message
through the unit.
 To clear the message, press any button.
 This feature is only available on certain phones.
Switching between two
connected mobile phones
When two mobile phones are connected to the
unit, you can access to both hands-free menus.
 Press 
 to enter 1st phone’s hands-free menu.
 Press 
 twice to enter 2nd phone’s hands-free
menu.
 Press  to return to 1st phone’s hands-free
menu.
Bluetooth mobile phone
Bluetooth mobile phone
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Making a call from the hands-free menu
1 Enter the hands-free menu.
Repeat this step until the
desired item is selected.
2 Select a calling method (see following
table).
 To return to the previous hierarchy, press .
 To cancel, press 
.
RECENT CALL Call
Select the name/phone number
 “>” indicates call received, “<” indicates call made, “M” indicates missed call.
 “NO HISTORY” appears if there is no recorded call history.
PHONEBOOK Call
Select phone number
Select name Confirm
If the phonebook contains many numbers, you can fast search for the desired
number by turning the volume knob quickly, or use Quick Search (see below).
 “NO DATA” appears if no entries are found in the Bluetooth device’s
phonebook.
 “SEND P.BOOK MANUALLY” appears if <P.BOOK SEL> is set to
<PB IN UNIT> or the phone does not support PBAP. (' page 17)
DIAL NUMBER Enter the phone number to dial.
Call
Move the entry position
Select number/character
Repeat these steps until you finish entering the phone number.
VOICE Activates Voice Recognition of the phone. (' page 16)
Quick Search
If you have many contacts, you can search through them quickly according to the first character (A to Z,
0 to 9 and OTHERS).
 “OTHERS” appears if the first character is not A to Z or 0 to 9.
While in the <PHONEBOOK> setting...
1 Select the desired character. 2 Select your desired contact.
Bluetooth mobile phone
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Making a call from memory
You can store up to 6 contacts in the memory of
this unit for speed dialing.
To store contacts in memory
1 Enter the hands-free menu.
-<RECENT CALL>/
<PHONEBOOK>/
<DIAL NUMBER>
2 Select a call method.
3 Select a contact (name/phone number).
Phone Number
or
Name
(Hold)
“MEMORY PX” flashes. The contact is stored to the
selected number button (1 - 6).
 To erase a contact from preset memory, select
<DIAL NUMBER> in step 2 and store a blank
number.
4 Store in memory.
To make a call from memory
1 Enter the hands-free menu.
 “NO PRESET” appears if there are no contacts
stored in memory.
2 Select and call the contact.
Using voice recognition
You can use the voice recognition features of the
connected phone through this unit.
 “NOT SUPPORT” appears if the connected
phone does not support this feature.
If only one phone is connected,
(Hold)
1 Enter voice recognition mode.
If two phones are connected,
(Hold)
Select the desired phone
Enter“phone list”
2 When “VOICE CTRL”#“[Device Name]”
scrolls on the display, speak the name of
the contact you want to call or the voice
command to control the phone functions.
 Supported voice recognition features vary for
each phone. Please refer to the instruction
manual of the connected phone for details.
 This unit also supports the intelligent personal
assistant function of iPhone.
Deleting a contact (name/
phone number)
Only when <P.BOOK SEL> is set to <PB IN UNIT>.
(' page 17)
1 Enter the hands-free menu.
-<RECENT CALL>/
<PHONEBOOK>
2 Select a call method.
3 Select the contact (name/phone number)
to be deleted.
Phone Number
or
Name
(Hold)
4 Enter “Delete Entries” menu.
DELETE Selected name/phone number
from step 3 is deleted.
DELETE
ALL
All names/phone numbers from
selected menu in step 2 are
deleted.
5 Select <DELETE> or <DELETE ALL>.
Bluetooth mobile phone
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Using the SETTINGS menu
1 Enter the hands-free menu.
2 Select <SETTINGS>.
 To return to the previous menu, press .
 To exit from the menu, press 
.
3 Repeat this step to perform the necessary
settings.
The following settings are applicable to the paired device. If another device is paired, perform the
settings again.
Menu item Selectable setting (Initial: [XX])
P.BOOK SEL * [PB IN PHONE]: The unit browses the phonebook of the connected phone.
PB IN UNIT: The unit browses the phonebook registered in the unit. (You can
copy the phonebook memory using <P.BOOK WAIT> (' page 22).)
AUTO ANSWER 03 SEC/05 SEC/10 SEC: The unit answers incoming calls automatically in
3/5/10 seconds.
[OFF]: Cancels.
RING TONE [IN UNIT]: The unit rings to notify you when a call/text message comes in.
– CALL: Select your preferred ring tone (TONE 1 — 5) for incoming calls.
– MESSAGE: Select your preferred ring tone (TONE 1 — 5) for incoming text
messages.
 Default ring tone is different according to the paired device.
IN PHONE: The unit uses the connected phones’ ring tone to notify you when a
call/text message comes in. (The connected phone will ring if it does not
support this feature.)
ECHO CANCEL (01 — 10)[04]: Adjust the echo cancellation delay time until the least echo is
being heard during a phone conversation.
MIC LEVEL (01 — 03)[02]: The sensitivity of the microphone increases as the number is
increased.
MSG NOTICE [ON]: The unit rings and “RCV MESSAGE”#“[Device Name]” appears to notify
you of an incoming text message.
OFF: Cancels.
* Selectable only when the connected phone supports PBAP.
Bluetooth mobile phone
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Playing a Bluetooth audio player
A
Select <BT AUDIO>.
 Operate the Bluetooth audio player to start
playback.
Operations and display indications may differ according to their availability on the connected device.
Basic operations
Pauses or resumes playback.
Mutes the sound.
Selects group/folder.
Reverse skips or forward skips.
(Press)
Fast-forwards or reverses the
track. (Hold)
Selecting the playback modes
For Bluetooth devices that support AVRCP 1.3.
1
Press 6 for REPEAT.
Press 5 for RANDOM.
2 Press the button repeatedly.
REPEAT  
RPT OFF Cancels repeat playback.
TRACK RPT Repeats current track.
ALL RPT Repeats all tracks.
GROUP RPT
Repeats all tracks of the
current group.
RANDOM  
RND OFF Cancels random playback.
ALL RND Randomly plays all tracks.
GROUP RND
Randomly plays all tracks of
the current group.
Listening to BT Pandora
You can listen to Pandora on your smart phone
(Android OS or RIM OS) through Bluetooth on this
unit.
1 Open the Pandora application on your
device.
Refer to “To connect” ' page 13, select
<BLUETOOTH>#<AUDIO>#<CONNECT>.
2 Connect to Bluetooth audio.
The source switches and broadcast starts
automatically.
3 Select <PANDORA>.
 You can operate Pandora in the same way as
Pandora for iPod/iPhone. (' page 10)
Bluetooth audio player
Bluetooth audio player
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This unit memorizes sound settings adjusted for each individual source.
Selecting the preset sound
You can select a preset sound mode, for each
individual source, suitable for the music genre.
(Hold)
1
-<EQ SETTING>
-<EQ PRESET>
2
3 Select the desired sound mode.
FLAT-NATURAL-DYNAMIC-
VOCAL BOOST-BASS BOOST-USER- (back to
the beginning)
Storing your own adjustments
While listening, you can adjust and store the tone
level for each individual source.
Easy Equalizer
(Hold)
1
-<EQ SETTING>
-<EASY EQ>
2
(Initial: [XX])
SUB.W * -08 to +08 [00]
BASS LVL -06 to +06 [00]
MID LVL -06 to +06 [00]
TRE LVL -06 to +06 [00]
The adjustments are stored and <USER> is
activated.
3 Adjust the level.
* Available only when <L/O MODE> is set to
<SUB.W> and <SUB.W> is set to <ON>.
(' page 20)
Pro Equalizer
(Hold)
1
-<EQ SETTING>
-<PRO EQ>
-<BASS>/<MIDDLE>/
<TREBLE>
2
Adjust the sound elements of the selected tone.
BASS (Initial: [XX])
Frequency 60/[80]/100/200 Hz
Level LVL -06 to +06 [00]
Q [Q1.0]/Q1.25/Q1.5/Q2.0
MIDDLE
Frequency 0.5/[1.0]/1.5/2.5 kHz
Level LVL -06 to +06 [00]
Q Q0.75/Q1.0/[Q1.25]
TREBLE
Frequency [10.0]/12.5/15.0/17.5 kHz
Level LVL -06 to +06 [00]
Q [Q FIX]
3
4 Repeat steps 2 and 3 to adjust other tones.
The adjustments are stored and <USER> is
activated.
5 Press MENU to exit.
Sound adjustments
Sound adjustments
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(Hold)
If no operation is done for about 60 seconds, the
operation will be canceled.
1
2
3 Repeat step 2 if necessary.
 To return to the previous menu, press .
 To exit from the menu, press DISP or MENU.
Menu item Selectable setting (Initial: [XX])
DEMO For settings, ' page 4.
EQ
SETTING
EQ PRESET For settings, ' page 19.
EASY EQ
PRO EQ
AUDIO
FADER *1*2 R06 — F06[00]: Adjusts the front and rear speaker output balance.
BALANCE *2 L06 — R06[00]: Adjusts the left and right speaker output balance.
BASS BOOST +01/+02: Select your preferred bass boost level.
[OFF]: Cancels.
LOUD
(Loudness)
[LOW]/HIGH: Boosts low or high frequencies to produce a well-balanced
sound at a low volume level.
OFF: Cancels.
VOL ADJUST
(Volume adjust)
-05 — +05[00]: Presets the volume adjustment level of each source,
compared to the FM volume level. Before adjustment, select the source you
want to adjust. (“VOL ADJ FIX” appears if “FM” is selected.)
L/O MODE
(Line output
mode)
Select if the REAR/SW terminals are used for connecting the speakers or
subwoofer (through an external amplifier).
SUB.W: Subwoofer
[REAR]: Rear speakers
SUB. W *3
(Subwoofer)
OFF: Cancels.
[ON]: Turns on the subwoofer output.
SUB.W LPF *4
(Subwoofer low-
pass filter)
[THROUGH]: All signals are sent to the subwoofer.
LOW 55Hz/MID 85Hz/HIGH 120Hz: Audio signals with frequencies lower
than 55 Hz/85 Hz/120 Hz are sent to the subwoofer.
SUB.W LEVEL *4
(Subwoofer level)
-08 — +08[00]: Adjusts the subwoofer output level.
*1 If you are using a two-speaker system, set the fader level to “00”.
*2 This adjustment will not affect the subwoofer output.
*3 Displayed only when <L/O MODE> is set to <SUB.W>.
*4 Displayed only when <SUB.W> is set to <ON>.
Menu operations
Menu operations
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Menu item Selectable setting (Initial: [XX])
AUDIO BEEP
(Keytouch tone)
[ON]/OFF: Activates or deactivates the keypress tone.
AMP GAIN
(Amplifier gain)
LOW POWER: Limits the maximum volume level to 30. (Select if the
maximum input power of each speaker is less than 50 W to prevent
damaging the speakers.)
[HIGH POWER]: The maximum volume level is 50.
CLOCK
CLOCK SET For settings, ' page 4.
CLOCK ADJ
(Clock
adjustment)
[AUTO]: The built-in clock is synchronized with the Clock Time (CT) data
received from the FM Radio Broadcast Data System station.
OFF: Cancels.
CLOCK DISP
(Clock display)
ON/[OFF]: Activates or deactivates clock display when the unit is turned
off.
DIMMER
DIMMER SET Selects the display and button illumination adjusted in the <BRIGHTNESS>
setting.
[AUTO]: Changes between the Day and Night adjustments when you turn
off/on the car headlights. *5
ON: Selects the Night adjustments.
OFF: Selects the Day adjustments.
BRIGHTNESS DAY[31]/NIGHT[15]: Brightness settings for the display and button
illumination for day and night.
BUTTON ZONE/DISP ZONE: Sets the brightness levels 00 — 31.
DISPLAY
SCROLL *6 [ONCE]: Scrolls the display information once.
AUTO: Repeats scrolling (at 5-second intervals).
OFF: Cancels.
TAG DISPLAY [ON]: Shows the TAG information while playing MP3/WMA tracks.
OFF: Cancels.
TUNER
SSM For settings, ' page 6. (Displayed only when the source is “FM”.)
AREA
(Frequency
tuning interval)
[AREA US]: For North/Central/South America, AM/FM intervals: 10kHz/200kHz.
AREA EU: For any other areas, AM/FM intervals: 9kHz/50kHz.
AREA SA: For some South American countries, AM/FM intervals: 10kHz/50kHz.
MONO
(Monaural mode)
Displayed only when the source is “FM”.
[OFF]: Enables stereo FM reception.
ON: Improves the FM reception but stereo effect will be lost.
IF BAND
(Intermediate
frequency band)
[AUTO]: Increases the tuner selectivity to reduce interference noises
between adjacent stations. (Stereo effect may be lost.)
WIDE: Subject to interference noises from adjacent stations, but sound
quality will not be degraded and the stereo effect will remain.
RADIO TIMER For settings, ' page 7.
*5 The illumination control wire connection is required. (' page 31)
*6 Some characters or symbols will not be shown correctly (or will be blanked) on the display.
Menu operations
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Menu item Selectable setting (Initial: [XX])
IPOD SWITCH
(iPod/iPhone control)
[HEAD MODE]/IPOD MODE/EXT MODE:
For settings, ' page 9. (Displayed only when the source is “USB-IPOD”.)
BLUETOOTH
PHONE *7 CONNECT/DISCONNECT: Connects or disconnects the Bluetooth phone/
audio device. (' page 13)
AUDIO
APPLICATION CONNECT/DISCONNECT: Connects or disconnects the JVC Smart Music
Control *8 in the smart phone.
DELETE PAIR For settings, ' page 13.
P. BOOK WAIT Copies up to 400 numbers from the phonebook memory of a connected
phone to the unit via OPP.
SET PINCODE Changes the PIN code (1 to 6-digits). (Default PIN code: 0000)
Turn the volume knob to select a number, press  /  to move to the entry
position. After entering the PIN code, press the volume knob to confirm.
AUTO CNNCT [ON]: Establishes connection automatically with the Bluetooth device when
the unit is turned on.
OFF: Cancels.
INITIALIZE YES: Initializes all the Bluetooth settings (including stored pairing,
phonebook, and etc.).
[NO]: Cancels.
INFORMATION PH CNNT DEV/AU CNNT DEV/APP CNT DEV *9: Displays connected
phone/audio/application device name.
MY BT NAME: Displays the unit name (JVC UNIT).
MY ADDRESS: Displays the address of this unit.
BT VERSION: Displays the Bluetooth version of this unit.
SRC
SELECT
AM *10 [ON]/OFF: Enables or disables “AM” in source selection.
PANDORA *10 [ON]/OFF: Enables or disables “PANDORA” in source selection.
AUX *10 [ON]/OFF: Enables or disables “AUX” in source selection.
*7 <CONNECT> will not be displayed if two Bluetooth phones are connected at the same time.
*8 JVC Smart Music Control is designed to view JVC car receiver status and perform simple
control operations on Android smart phones.
For JVC Smart Music Control operations, visit JVC website:
<http://www3.jvckenwood.com/english/car/index.html> (English website only).
*9 Displayed only when a Bluetooth phone/audio player/application is connected.
*10 Displayed only when the unit is in any source other than the corresponding source “AM/
PANDORA/AUX”.
Menu operations
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Preparing
When you use the remote control for the first
time, pull out the insulation sheet.
Insulation sheet
For USA-California Only:
This product contains a CR Coin Cell Lithium
Battery which contains Perchlorate Material—
special handling may apply. See
www.dtsc.ca.gov/hazardouswaste/perchlorate
Replacing the lithium coin
battery
 If the effectiveness of the remote control
decreases, replace the battery.
CR2025
 Caution
 Do not leave the remote control in hot places
such as on the dashboard.
 The lithium battery is in danger of explosion if
replaced incorrectly. Replace it only with the
same or equivalent type.
 The battery pack or batteries shall not be
exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire
or the like.
 Keep battery out of reach of children and in
original package until ready to use. Dispose of
used batteries promptly. If swallowed, contact a
physician immediately.
Remote control
Remote control
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About audio files
Playable files
 File extensions: MP3(.mp3), WMA(.wma)
 Bit rate:
MP3: 8 kbps - 320 kbps
WMA: 32 kbps - 192 kbps
 Sampling frequency:
MP3: 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 32 kHz, 24 kHz,
22.05kHz, 16 kHz, 12 kHz, 11.025 kHz, 8 kHz
WMA: 48 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 32 kHz
 Variable bit rate (VBR) files. (The elapsed time
for VBR files will not be displayed correctly.)
Others
 This unit can show WMA Tag and ID3 Tag
Version 1.0/1.1/2.3/2.4 (for MP3).
 The search function works but search speed is
not constant.
About USB device
 When connecting a USB cable, use the USB 2.0
cable.
 You cannot connect a computer or portable
HDD to the USB input terminal of the unit.
 Connect only one USB device to the unit at a
time. Do not use a USB hub.
 USB devices equipped with special functions
such as data security functions cannot be used
with the unit.
 Do not use a USB device with 2 or more
partitions.
 This unit cannot recognize a USB device whose
rating is other than 5 V and exceeds 1 A.
 This unit may not recognize a memory card
inserted into the USB card reader.
 This unit may not play back files in a USB
device properly when using a USB extension
cord.
 Depending on the shape of the USB devices
and connection ports, some USB devices may
not be attached properly or the connection
might be loose.
 Operation and power supply may not work as
intended for some USB devices.
 The maximum number of characters for:
– Folder names: 63 characters
– File names: 63 characters
– MP3 Tag: 60 characters
– WMA Tag: 60 characters
 This unit can recognize a total of 65 025 files,
255 folders (255 files per folder including folder
without unsupported files), and of 8
hierarchies.
Cautions
 Do not pull out and attach the USB device
repeatedly while “READING” is shown on the
display.
 Electrostatic shock at connecting a USB device
may cause abnormal playback of the device. In
this case, disconnect the USB device then reset
this unit and the USB device.
 Do not leave a USB device in the car, expose to
direct sunlight, or high temperature. Failure to
do so may result in deformation or cause
damages to the device.
Additional information
Additional information
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About iPod/iPhone
 iPod/iPhone that can be connected to this unit:
- iPod touch (4th generation)
- iPod touch (3rd generation)
- iPod touch (2nd generation)
- iPod touch (1st generation)
- iPod classic
- iPod with video (5th generation)*
- iPod nano (6th generation)
- iPod nano (5th generation)
- iPod nano (4th generation)
- iPod nano (3rd generation)
- iPod nano (2nd generation)
- iPod nano (1st generation)*
- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 4
- iPhone 3GS
- iPhone 3G
- iPhone
*<IPOD MODE>/<EXT MODE> are not
applicable.
 It is not possible to browse video files on the
“Videos” menu in <HEAD MODE>.
 The song order displayed on the selection
menu of this unit may differ from that of the
iPod.
 When operating an iPod/iPhone, some
operations may not be performed correctly or
as intended. In this case, visit the following JVC
website:
<http://www3.jvckenwood.com/english/car/
index.html> (English website only).
About JVC Playlist Creator and
JVC Music Control
 This unit supports the PC application JVC
Playlist Creator and Android™ application JVC
Music Control.
 When you play audio file with song data added
using the JVC Playlist Creator or JVC Music
Control, you can search for audio file by
Genres, Artists, Albums, Playlists, and Songs.
 JVC Playlist Creator and JVC Music Control are
available from the following website:
<http://www3.jvckenwood.com/english/car/
index.html> (English website only).
About Bluetooth
 Depending on the Bluetooth version of the
device, some Bluetooth devices may not be
able to connect to this unit.
 This unit may not work with some Bluetooth
devices.
 Signal conditions vary, depending on the
surroundings.
 For more information about Bluetooth, visit the
following JVC website:
<http://www3.jvckenwood.com/english/car/
index.html> (English website only)
Additional information
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Symptom Remedy/Cause
4 General
No sound, sound interrupted or
static noise.
 Check the cords, antenna and cable connections.
 Check the condition of the connected device and recorded
tracks.
 Ensure to use the recommended stereo mini plug when
connecting to an external component. (' page 11)
“MISWIRING CHK WIRING THEN
RESET UNIT”/“WARNING CHK
WIRING THEN RESET UNIT”
appears on the display and no
operations can be done.
Ensure the terminals of the speaker wires are properly insulated
with tape before resetting the unit. (' page 3)
If the message does not disappear, consult your JVC car audio
dealer or kits supplying company.
The unit does not work at all. Reset the unit. (' page 3)
Source cannot be selected. Check the <SRC SELECT> setting. (' page 22)
The correct characters are not
displayed (e.g. album name).
This unit can only display letters (upper case), numbers, and a
limited number of symbols.
4 FM/AM
SSM automatic presetting does
not work.
Store stations manually.
4 USB/iPod/iPhone
“READING” keeps flashing on the
display.
 A longer readout time is required. Do not use too many
hierarchical levels and folders.
 Reattach the USB device.
Tracks/folders are not played
back in the order you have
intended.
The playback order is determined by the file name.
“NO FILE” appears on the display. Check whether the selected folder, the connected USB device,
or the iPod/iPhone contains a playable file.
“NOT SUPPORT” appears on the
display and track skips.
Check whether the track is a playable file format.
 “CANNOT PLAY” flashes on
the display.
 The unit cannot detect the
connected device.
 Check whether the connected device is compatible with this
unit. (USB: ' page 28) (iPod/iPhone: ' page 25)
 Ensure that the device contains files in the supported
formats. (' page 24)
 Reattach the device.
The iPod/iPhone does not turn
on or does not work.
 Check the connection between this unit and iPod/iPhone.
 Detach and reset the iPod/iPhone using hard reset. For
details on resetting the iPod/iPhone, refer to the instruction
manual supplied with the iPod/iPhone.
 Check whether <IPOD SWITCH> setting is appropriate.
(' page 9)
Pandora
“ADD ERROR”/“SEARCH ERR” There is a problem creating a new station, such as a network
issue.
“CHK DEVICE” Check the Pandora application on your device.
“NO SKIPS” The skip limit has been reached.
“NO STATIONS” No registered station in your device.
“STATION LIM” You may not create more than 100 stations.
“UPGRADE APP” Make sure to install the latest version of the Pandora application
on your device.
Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
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Symptom Remedy/Cause
4 Bluetooth
No Bluetooth device is detected.  Search from the Bluetooth device again.
 Reset the unit. (' page 3)
Pairing cannot be made.  Make sure you have entered the same PIN code to both the
unit and Bluetooth device.
 Delete pairing information from both the unit and the
Bluetooth device, then perform pairing again.
“PAIRING FULL” scrolls on the
display when trying to perform
pairing.
 You have already registered the maximum of five Bluetooth
devices in the unit. To pair another device, delete an existing
paired device from the unit first. (' page 13)
Echo or noise occurs.  Adjust the microphone unit’s position.
 Check the <ECHO CANCEL> setting. (' page 17)
Phone sound quality is poor.  Reduce the distance between the unit and the Bluetooth
device.
 Move the car to a place where you can get a better signal
reception.
The unit does not respond when
you try to copy the phonebook
to the unit.
You may have tried to copy the same entries (as stored) to the
unit. Press DISP or  to exit.
Sound is being interrupted or
skipped during playback of a
Bluetooth audio player.
 Reduce the distance between the unit and the Bluetooth
audio player.
 Turn off, then turn on the unit and try to connect again.
 Other Bluetooth devices might be trying to connect to the
unit.
The connected Bluetooth audio
player cannot be controlled.
 Check whether the connected Bluetooth audio player
supports Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP). (Refer
to the instructions of your audio player.)
 Disconnect and connect the Bluetooth player again.
“VOICE” calling method is not
successful.
 Use “VOICE” calling method in a more quiet environment.
 Reduce the distance from the microphone when you speak
the name.
 Change the <ECHO CANCEL> setting (' page 17), then try
again.
 Make sure the same voice as the registered voice tag is used.
“NOT SUPPORT” appears when
trying to perform voice dial.
The connected phone does not support this feature.
“ERROR CNNCT” appears on the
display.
The device is registered but the connection has failed. Connect
the device manually. (' page 13)
“ERROR” appears on the display. Try the operation again. If “ERROR” appears again, check if the
device supports the function you have tried.
“PLEASE WAIT” appears on the
display.
The unit is preparing to use the Bluetooth function. If the
message does not disappear, turn off and turn on the unit, then
connect the device again (or reset the unit). (' page 3)
“HW ERROR” appears on the
display.
Reset the unit and try the operation again. If “HW ERROR”
appears again, consult your nearest JVC car audio dealer.
“BT DEVICE NOT FOUND”
appears on the display.
The unit failed to search for the registered Bluetooth devices
during Auto Connect. Turn on Bluetooth from your device and
connect manually. (' page 13)
Troubleshooting
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AUDIO AMPLIFIER SECTION
Power Output 20 W RMS x 4 Channels at 4Ω and
≤1% THD+N
Load Impedance 4Ω (4Ω to 8Ω allowance)
Frequency Response 40 Hz to 20 000 Hz
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 80 dBA (reference: 1 W into 4Ω)
Line-Out, Subwoofer-Out Level/Impedance 2.5 V/20 kΩ load (full scale)
Output Impedance ≤ 600Ω
TUNER SECTION
FM Frequency Range 200 kHz step: 87.9 MHz to 107.9 MHz
50 kHz step: 87.5 MHz to 108.0 MHz
Usable Sensitivity 9.3 dBf (0.8 μV/75Ω)
50 dB Quieting Sensitivity 16.3 dBf (1.8 μV/75Ω)
Alternate Channel
Selectivity (400 kHz) 65 dB
Frequency Response 40 Hz to 15 000 Hz
Stereo Separation 40 dB
AM Frequency Range 10 kHz step: 530 kHz to 1 700 kHz
9 kHz step: 531 kHz to 1 611 kHz
Sensitivity/Selectivity 20 μV/40 dB
USB SECTION
USB Standard USB 1.1, USB 2.0
Data Transfer Rate (Full Speed) Max. 12 Mbps
Compatible Device Mass storage class
Compatible File System FAT 32/16/12
Playable Audio Format MP3/WMA
Maximum Supply Current DC 5 V " 1 A
BLUETOOTH SECTION
Version Bluetooth 2.1 certified (+EDR)
Power Class Class 2 Radio
Service Area 10 m (10.9 yd)
Profile HFP 1.5, OPP 1.1, A2DP 1.2, AVRCP 1.3, PBAP 1.0
GENERAL
Power Requirement (Operating Voltage) DC 14.4 V (11 V to 16 V allowance)
Grounding System Negative ground
Allowable Operating Temperature 0°C to +40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Dimensions
(W × H × D)
(approx.)
Installation Size 182 mm × 53 mm × 159 mm
(7-3/16" × 2-1/8" × 6-5/16")
Panel Size 188 mm × 59 mm × 13 mm
(7-7/16" × 2-3/8" × 9/16")
Weight 0.87 kJ (2 lbs) (excluding accessories)
Subject to changes without notice.
Specifications
Specifications
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Part list for installation
Faceplate (x1)
! Mounting sleeve (x1)
" Trim plate (x1)
# Wiring harness (x1)
$ Extraction keys (x2)
Basic procedure
1 Remove the key from the ignition switch,
then disconnect the  terminal of the car
battery.
2 Connect the wires properly. (' page 31)
3 Install the unit to your car. (' page 30)
4 Reconnect the  terminal of the car
battery.
5 Reset the unit. (' page 3)
 Warning
 The unit can only be used with a 12V DC power
supply, negative ground.
 Disconnect the battery’s negative terminal
before wiring and mounting.
 Do not connect the Battery wire (yellow) and
Ignition wire (red) to the car chassis or Ground
wire (black) to prevent short circuit.
 Insulate unconnected wires with vinyl tape to
prevent short circuit.
 Be sure to ground this unit to the car’s chassis
again after installation.
 Caution
 For safety’s sake, leave wiring and mounting to
professionals. Consult the car audio dealer.
 Install this unit in the console of your vehicle. Do
not touch the metal parts of this unit during and
shortly after the use of the unit. Metal parts such
as the heat sink and enclosure become hot.
 Do not connect the  wires of speaker to the
car chassis, Ground wire (black), or in parallel.
 Connect speakers with a maximum power of
more than 50 W. If the maximum power of the
speakers is lower than 50 W, change the <AMP
GAIN> setting to avoid damaging the speakers.
(' page 21)
 Mount the unit at an angle of 30˚ or less.
 If your vehicle wiring harness does not have the
ignition terminal, connect Ignition wire (red) to
the terminal on the vehicle’s fuse box which
provides 12V DC power supply and is turned on
and off by the ignition key.
 After the unit is installed, check whether the
brake lamps, blinkers, wipers, etc. of the car are
working properly.
 If the fuse blows, first make sure the wires are
not touching car’s chassis, then replace the old
fuse with one that has the same rating.
Installation/Connection
Installation/Connection
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Installing the unit
In-dash mounting
Make sure the direction
of the trim plate.
Bend the appropriate tabs
to hold the sleeve firmly in
place.
Do the required
wiring.
(A page 31)
When installing without the mounting sleeve
Bracket (not supplied)
Pocket
Flat or round head screws
(not supplied)
M5 × 8 mm (M5 × 3/8")
How to remove the unit
Installation/Connection
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Wiring connection
MIC
Metra Electronics: www.metraonline.com
Scosche Industries: www.scosche.com
Rear/subwoofer
output
Join the same color wires
together.
For more information:
(separately purchased)
Vehicle-specific Wiring Harness
Make this connection
if your vehicle factory
wiring harness does
not have “12 V
ignition switch” wire.
Separate
red wire
Fuse block
Ignition switch
(not used) *2
Telephone muting
Purple/black
Purple: Rear speaker (right)
Green/black
Green: Rear speaker (left)
Gray/black
Gray: Front speaker (right)
White/black
White: Front speaker (left)
Black: Ground
Red: 12 V Ignition switch
Yellow: 12 V Battery
Orange/white: Illumination
Blue/white: To amplifier
Blue/white:
Remote (200 mA max.)
Blue: To power antenna
Recommended
connection
Light blue/yellow
Antenna terminal
To the steering wheel
remote control adapter
Factory wiring
harness (vehicle)
Rear ground terminal
Remote
wire*1
MIC (Microphone input terminal) (A page 11)
10 A fuse
JVC Amplifier
Signal cord*1
D
*1 Not supplied for this unit.
*2 Insulate to prevent short circuit.
If you have any troubles, try the following:
1 Check “Troubleshooting” (' page 26).
2 Reset the unit. (' page 3)
3 Contact (USA only)
Call: 1-800-252-5722 ( or ) visit: http://www.jvc.com
Installation/Connection
ENGLISH‫|ޓ‬ 31
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FCC WARNING
This equipment may generate or use radio
frequency energy. Changes or modifications to
this equipment may cause harmful interference
unless the modifications are expressly approved in
the instruction manual. The user could lose the
authority to operate this equipment if an
unauthorized change or modification is made.
FCC NOTE
This equipment has been tested and found to
comply with the limits for a Class B digital device,
pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits
are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference in a residential
installation. This equipment may cause harmful
interference to radio communications, if it is not
installed and used in accordance with the
instructions. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful
interference to radio or television reception, which
can be determined by turning the equipment off
and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following
measures:
 Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
 Increase the separation between the equipment
and receiver.
 Connect the equipment into an outlet on a
circuit different from that to which the receiver
is connected.
 Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV
technician for help.
Para cumplimiento de la COFETEL:
“La operación de este equipo está sujeta a las
siguientes dos condiciones:
(1) es posible que este equipo o dispositivo no
cause interferencia perjudicial y
(2) este equipo o dispositivo debe aceptar
cualquier interferencia, incluyendo la que pueda
causar su operación no deseada”
Información acerca de la eliminación de
equipos eléctricos y electrónicos al final de la
vida útil (aplicable a los países que hayan
adoptado sistemas independientes de
recogida de residuos)
Los productos con el símbolo de un
contenedor con ruedas tachado no
podrán ser desechados como
residuos domésticos. Los equipos
eléctricos y electrónicos al final de la
vida útil, deberán ser reciclados en
instalaciones que puedan dar el
tratamiento adecuado a estos
productos y a sus subproductos
residuales correspondientes. Póngase
en contacto con su administración
local para obtener información sobre
el punto de recogida más cercano. Un
tratamiento correcto del reciclaje y la
eliminación de residuos ayuda a
conservar los recursos y evita al
mismo tiempo efectos perjudiciales
en la salud y el medio ambiente.
 Microsoft and Windows Media are either
registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft
Corporation in the United States and/or other
countries.
 The Bluetooth姞 word mark and logos are
registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG,
Inc. and any use of such marks by
JVCKENWOOD Corporation is under license.
Other trademarks and trade names are those of
their respective owners.
 “Made for iPod” and “Made for iPhone” mean
that an electronic accessory has been designed
to connect specifically to iPod, or iPhone,
respectively, and has been certified by the
developer to meet Apple performance
standards. Apple is not responsible for the
operation of this device or its compliance with
safety and regulatory standards. Please note that
the use of this accessory with iPod, or iPhone
may affect wireless performance.
 iPhone, iPod, iPod classic, iPod nano, and iPod
touch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in
the U.S. and other countries.
 Pandora, the Pandora logo, and the Pandora
trade dress are trademarks or registered
trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc., used with
permission.
 Android is trademark of Google Inc.
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CANADA
ONLY
JVC
OWNER'S COPY OF WARRANTY CARD
COPIE D'ENREGISTREMENT DE LA GARANTIE
DU PROPRIETAIRE
CANADA
SEULEMENT
(Save sales docket together with this warranty card, as a proof of date of purchase.
La facture et cette garantie sont vos preuves de Ia date d'achat; rangez-les.)
MODEL . SERIAL NO. .
MODELE . ................. ............... . . . ... .......... NO DE SERlE .
Purchase from.
Achete chez
Dealer's Address
Adresse du Vendeur'
Owner's Name
No.
No
Nom du Proprietaire.'.
Owner's Address .
Adresse du Proprietaire·..
BT-52009-1
(0912)
No.
No
Rue
Date purchased .
Date achete ·
Street Apt.
Rue App.
Printed in Indonesia
Product Registration/Enregistrement du produit
We suggest that you register your product since it will enable us
to contact you directly if it is ever necessary to correct a safety related
condition in your product.
You can register at http://www.jvc.ca/www/Support/Warranty.aspx
Nous vous conseillons d'enregistrer votre produit, car il nous permettra de vous
contacter directement
si jamais elle est necessaire pour corriger un probleme lie aIa securite de votre
produit.
Vous pouvez vous inscrire ahttp://www.jvc.ca/www/Support/Warranty.aspx
WAIIIANTY
GAlANTIE
JVC CANADA INC.
6070 kestrel Road, Missisauga, Ontario, L5T 1S8 Canada
TEL: (905) 670-3381 FAX: (905)670-7244
http://www. jvc.ca
JVC CANADA INC. (hereafter called "JVC") gives
the following express warranty for each new JVC
product distributed in Canada by JVC and sold
by an authorized JVC dealer.
JVC warrants that this JVC product is free, under
normal use and maintenance, from any defects in
material and workmanship subject to the following
terms and conditions:
1. To Obtain Warranty Service:
(a) JVC Product requiring service must be
Presented together with Proof of purchase.
(b) The JVC product must be brought in for
service to an authorized JVC Service Centre.
2. Limitation:
This Warranty shall not apply to:
(a) Repair or replacement of any cabinets,
batteries, plates, connection cords, anten-
nas, dust covers, knobs, speaker grills,
speaker cones, projection screens, projection
screen savers, and all accessories.
(b) Any defects caused or repairs required as a
result of misuse, abusive operation, negli-
gence, improper use and/or insufficient care.
(c) Any defect caused or repairs required as
a result of not following the instructions in
the operation manual.
(d) Any JVC product tampered with, adjusted
or repaired by any party other than JVC or
authorized JVC Service Centre personnel.
JVC CANADA INC. ( ci-apres appele "JVC")
enonce Ia garantie expresse suivante pour tout
nouveau produit JVC distribue au Canada par JVC
et vendu par un detaillant JVC autorise.
JVC vous garantit que ce produit est degage, sous
utilisation et entretien normal, de tout defaut
materiel et de fabrication sous reserve des
modalites et conditions suivantes :
1. Pour obtenir un service de garantie :
(a) Les produits jvc necessitant un service doit
etre presentee avec Ia prenve d'achat
(b) Le produit JVC doit etre apporte pour
service chez un centre de service JVC
autorise.
2. Restrictions:
Cette garantie ne s'applique pas aux :
(a) Reparation ou remplacement de tout
cabinet, batteries, panneau avant, cordons
de raccord , antennes, housses de
protection, boutons, couverts de haut-
parleur, cones de haut-parleur, ecrans de
projection, protecteurs d'ecran de projection
et tous les accessoires.
(b) Tous defauts occasionnes ou reparations
requises suite a une utilisation abusive,
mauvaise, negligente et/ou une utilisation
incorrecte.
(c) Tous defauts occasionnes ou reparations
requises suite a !'omission de suivre les
recommandations du manuel d'instruction.
(d) Tout produit JVC altere, ajuste ou repare par
tout autre entreprise que JVC ou un centre
de service d'entretien ou de service
autorise JVC.
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(e) Any JVC products on which the serial
num-ber has been defaced, modified or
removed.
(f) Maintenance, cleaning or periodic check-up
(g) Conversion to foreign or domestic voltage or
frequency.
(h) Any JVC product without the Canadian
Electrical Safety Regulations ID.
( i ) Any JVC products used for commercial or
institutional, rental, or display purposes.
Parts...... 1 year (except video head - 90
days)
Labour... 90 days
(j ) Any JVC product which has been resold and
no longer owned by the original purchaser.
(k) Product purchased from "outside Canada",
"bankruptcy" or "liquidator".
(e) Tout produit JVC doni le numero de serie a
ete altere, modifie ou enleve.
(f) L'entretien, les verifications periodiques et
nettoyage.
(g) La conversion a une frequence ou une
tension etrangere ou domestique.
(h) Tout produit JVC n'ayant pas le sigle
d'identification conforme aux normes
electriques Canadiennes (GSA).
(i) Pour tout produit utilise a des fins
commerciales, institutionnelles, de location
ou utilise ades fins d'etalage.
Pieces ............ 1 An (Excepte les tetes
video- 90 jours)
Main d'ceuvre.. . 90 Jours
(j) Tout produit JVC ayant ete revendu et qui
n'est plus Ia propriete de l'acheteur original.
(k) Produit achete a "l'exterieur du Canada",
provenant d'une "faillite" ou d'un "liquidateur".
WARRANTY TERM (VALID FROM THE DATE OF PURCHASE)
CONDITIONS DE GARANTIE (VALABLE aPARTIR DE LA DATE D'ACHAT)
r ,
PRODUCT PARTS (Years) Labour (Years) 1
PRODUIT PIECES (annees) MAIN-D'OEUVER (annees)
Projection TV In-Home Service
Colour TV In-Home (25" and above)
D-ILA Rear Projection In-Home Service
LCD TV In-Home Service (25" and above)
Ecrans de projection Service aDomicile
Ecrans de TV Couleur Service a Domicile (25" et plus)
TV projection arriEne D-ILA Service aDomicile
Ecrans de LCD Service aDomicile (25" et plus)
• In-home service to be provided where available
I
Where it is not available, the Purchaser must assume the responsibility and expense for the proper
packing, shipment and all costs associated with the delivery of the equipment to and from the closest
JVC Authorized Service Centre.
• Service adomicile fourni par un detaillant disponible.
S'il n'y a pas de service JVC disponible a proximite, l'acheteur doit assumer Ia responsabilite et les
coOts pour un emballage adequat, !'expedition, ainsi que tous les coOts associes a Ia livraison de
l'equipement chez et depuis le detaillant JVC autorise le plus pres pour un service d'entretien
Receivers and Home Speakers purchased separately, Front I
Projection and Car Audio "ARSENAL" Series
2 2
Recepteurs et Hauts-Parleurs achetes separement, Projecteur
Avant et Audio d'Auto de Serie " ARSENAL "
AC Adapters, Remote Controls, Headphones, Microphones and 90 DAYS 90 DAYS
Projector Lamps
Adaptateurs AC, Telecommande, Casque D'ecoute, Microphones 90 JOURS 90 JOURS
et Lampe de Projecteur
Wood Cone Speakers
5 5
Enceinte aCone en Bois
All Other Categories
1 1
Toutes les autres categories
I
J
( I) Any defects caused by fire, flood, lightning,
power surge, or other events beyond the
control of JVC.
(m) FOR AUTO PRODUCTS
Warranty does not cover elimination of car
static or electrical interferences, cleaning
of head, adjustments, or labour cost for the
removal or reinstallation of the unit for
repair.
3. Standards:
If any defects should be found in a JVC product
within the applicable terms, necessary repairs
shall be made at no cost to the purchaser for
parts or labour when JVC acknowledges that
such defects are due to faulty material or work-
manship.
4. Exclusion of All Other Express Warranties:
This warranty constitutes the entire express
warranty given by JVC for JVC products and
no dealer or service centre personnel or his,
its or their agent or employee is, or are autho-
rized to extend or enlarge this warranty on be-
half of JVC.
5. Disclaimer of Consequential Damage:
To the extent the law permits JVC disclaims
any responsibility for loss of time or use of its
product, transportation costs , or any other
indirect, incidental or consequential damage or
inconvenience.
(I) Tout dommage cause par le feu , une
inondation, un eclair, une surtension ou tout
autre evenement hors du contr61e de JVC.
(m) POUR LES PRODUITS D'AUTOMOBILE
La garantie ne couvre pas !'elimination
d'interferences statiques ou electriques de
Ia voiture, le nettoyage de tete, les
ajustements et les coOts de main d'ceuvre
associes a l'enlevement ou a Ia
reinstallation de !'unite pour reparation.
3. Criteres:
Si un produit JVC s'averait defectueux, selon les
conditions applicables, les reparations
necessaires seront effectues sans coOts
additionnels a l'acheteur pour les pieces et Ia
main d'ceuvre lorsque JVC reconnait que de telles
defectuosites sont causees par une defectuosite
de materiel ou de fabrication.
4. Exclusion de toutes autres garanties expresses :
Cette garantie constitue l'entiere garantie express
donnee par JVC pour les produits JVC. Nul
representant ou employe d'un detaillant ou d'un
service d'entretien n'est autorise aprolonger cette
garantie au nom de JVC.
5. Denegation des dommages indirects :
Dans Ia mesure permise par Ia loi, JVC nie toute
responsabilite pour perle de temps ou d'usage de
ses produits, des coOts de transport ou tout autre
dommage ou inconvenient indirect, accidentel et
consequent.
JVC CANADA INC.
Service toll free # : 1-800-964-2650
E-mail:service@jvc.ca
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TO OUR VALUED CUSTOMER
THANK YOU FOR PURCHASING THIS JVC PRODUCT.
WE WANT TO HELP YOU ACHIEVE A PERFECT EXPERIENCE.
NEED HELP ON HOW TO HOOK UP?
NEED ASSISTANCE ON HOW TO OPERATE?
NEED TO LOCATE A JVC SERVICE CENTER?
LIKE TO PURCHASE ACCESSORIES?
JVC IS HERE TO HELP!
TOLL FREE: 1(800)252-5722
http://www.jvc.com
Remember to retain your Bill of Sale for Warranty Service.
- - - - Do not attempt to service the product yourself
Caution
To prevent electrical shock, do not open the cabinet.
There are no user serviceable parts inside.
Please refer to qualified service personnel for repairs.
PRODUCT REGISTRATION
We suggest that you register your product since it will enable us
to contact you directly if it is ever necessary to correct a safety related
condition in your product.
You can register at www.register.jvc.com
Please note that failure to register does not diminish any of your rights
during the warranty period.
BT-51018-7
(0812) Printed in Indonesia
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******************************************************************************
* *
iJVC LIMITED WARRANTY 1-1 IUSA ONLY Ii
! j ONLY FOR PRODUCT PURCHASED IN U.S.A.! !
* JVC Americas Corp. (JVC) warrants this product and all parts thereof, except as set forth below ONLY TO THE *
: ORIGINAL RETAIL PURCHASER to be FREE FROM DEFECTIVE MATERIALS AND WORKMANSHIP from the date of :
* original purchase for the period shown below. ("The Warranty Period") *
* *
i IPARTS 1 YR I LABOR 1 YR i
* *
*THIS LIMITED WARRANTY IS VALID ONLY IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES, THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AND *
: IN THE COMMONWEALTH OF PUERTO RICO. :
: WHAT WE WILL DO: :
! If this product is found to be defective within the warranty period, JVC will repair or replace defective parts with new or !
* rebuilt equivalents at no charge to the original owner. Such repair and replacement services shall be rendered by JVC *
* during normal business hours at JVC authorized service centers. Parts used for replacement are warranted only for the ;
! remainder of the Warranty Period. All products may be brought to a JVC authorized service center on a carry-in basis. *
* Color televisions with a screen size of 37"class or greater qualify for in-home service. In such cases, a technician will *
! come to your home and either repair the TV there or remove and return it if it cannot be repaired in your home. !
: WHAT YOU MUST DO FOR WARRANTY SERVICE: :
* Please do not return your product to the retailer *
! Instead, return your product to the JVC authorized service center nearest you. If shipping the product to the service !
* center, please be sure to package it carefully, preferably in the original packaging, and include a brief description of *
! the problem(s). Please call 1-800-252-5722 to locate the nearest JVC authorized service center. Service locations !
* can also be obtained from our website http://www.jvc.com. If your product qualifies for in-horne service, the service *
* representative will require clear access to the product. *
* *
! If you have any questions concerning your JVC Product, please contact our Customer Care Center at 800-252-5722 !
* *
* WHAT IS NOT COVERED: *
! This limited warranty provided by JVC does not cover: !
* 1. Products which have been subject to abuse, accident, alteration, modification, tampering, negligence, misuse, faulty*
! installation, lack of reasonable care, or if repaired or serviced by anyone other than a service facility authorized by!
* JVC to render such service, or if affixed to any attachment not provided with the products, or if the model or serial *
* number has been altered, tampered with, defaced or removed; *
! 2. Initial installation, installation and removal from cabinets or mounting systems. !
* 3. Operational adjustments covered in the Owner's Manual, normal maintenance, video and audio head cleaning; *
! 4. Damage that occurs in shipment, due to act of God, and cosmetic damage; !
* 5. Signal reception problems and failures due to line power surge; *
! 6. User Removal Memory DevicesNideo Pick-up Tubes/CCD Image Sensors are covered for 90 days from the date of purchase;!
* 7. Accessones; *
* 8. Batteries (except that Rechargeable Batteries are covered for 90 days from the date of purchase); *
! 9. Products used for commercial purposes, including, but not limited to rental. !
* 10. Loss of data resultant from malfunction of hard drive or other data storage device; *
* *
! There are no express warranties except as listed above. !
:THE DURATION OF ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, IS :
* LIMITED TO THE DURATION OF THE EXPRESS WARRANTY HEREIN. *
* *
* JVC SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OF USE OF THE PRODUCT, INCONVENIENCE, OR ANY OTHER *
:DAMAGES, WHETHER DIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, :
*DAMAGE TO TAPES, RECORDS OR DISCS) RESULTING FROM THE USE OF THIS PRODUCT, OR ARISING OUT *
* OF ANY BREACH OF THIS WARRANTY. ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE *
:WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO THE :
: WARRANTY PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE. :
! Some states do not allow the exclusion of incidental or consequential damages or limitations on how long an !
* implied warranty lasts, so these limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific *
! legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. !
* *
* JVC AMERICAS CORP. *
! 1700 Valley Road, Wayne, New Jersey 07470 !
* http://www.jvc.com *
* *
******************************************************************************
REFURBISHED PRODUCTS CARRY A SEPARATE WARRANTY, THIS WARRANTY DOES NOT APPLY. FOR DETAIL
OF REFURBISHED PRODUCT WARRANTY, PLEASE REFER TO THE REFURBISHED PRODUCT WARRANTY
INFORMATION PACKAGED WITH EACH REFURBISHED PRODUCT.
For customer use:
Enter below the Model No. and Serial No. which is located either on the rear, bottom or side of the cabinet.
Retain this information for future reference.
Model No. : Serial No.:
Purchase date : Name of dealer :

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