Aiwa CDC-MP3 YU User Manual

Size:
2.99 Mb
Download

dc

OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS MANUAL DE INSTRUCCIONES MODE D’EMPLOI

CDC-MP3YU

STEREO CAR CD RECEIVER

RADIO-CDESTEREOFONICO PARA AUTOMOVIL

ENGLISH

ESPAÑOL

FRANÇAIS

OWNER’S RECORD

For your convenience, record the model number and serial number (you will find them on the right side of your set) in the space provided below. Please refer to them when you contact your AIWA dealer in case of difficulty.

Model No. CDC-MP3

Serial No.

Welcome

Thank you for your purchasing this AIWA product.

To optimize the performance of this unit, please read through this manual carefully.

In addition to this operating instructions manual, be sure to refer to the separate installation and connections manuals as well.

PRECAUTIONS

This unit is designed to be operated on a 12-voltDCnegative-groundelectrical system only.

To prevent short-circuiting,disconnect the negative car battery terminal until the unit has been mounted and connected completely.

When replacing the fuse, be sure to use one whose amperage rating is identical. Use of a fuse of higher amperage may cause serious damage to the unit.

Do NOT attempt to disassemble this unit. Laser rays from the optical pickup are dangerous to the eyes.

Make sure that pins or other foreign objects do not get inside the unit; they may cause malfunctioning, or a safety hazard such as electrical shock or exposure of laser rays.

When your car was parked in direct sunlight resulting in a considerable rise in temperature inside the car, allow the unit to cool off before operating it.

Keep the volume at such a level that you can hear outside warning sounds (horns, sirens, etc.).

Notes on CDs

A defective or soiled CD inserted in the unit can cause sound to drop out during playback.

Handle a CD by holding its inner and outer edges.

Do NOT touch the surface of the unlabeled side of a CD.

Do NOT attach any seal or label to either side

(the labeled side or the recorded side) of a disc.

1 ENGLISH

• Do NOT expose the CD to direct sunlight or excessive heat.

• Clean the CD before playback. Wipe the CD from the center outward with a cleaning cloth.

NEVER use solvents such as benzine or alcohol to clean a CD.

Smaller 3-inch(8-cm)CDs cannot be played on this unit. And do not use an adaptor as it may cause a malfunction. NEVER insert a3-inch(8- cm) CD or its adaptor. If inserted, it may not eject.

Do NOT use irregularly shaped CDs (example: heart-shaped,octagonal ones). Doing so may result in a malfunction. NEVER insert an irregularly shaped CD. If inserted, it may not eject.

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 generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.

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.

CAUTION

Modifications or adjustments to this product, which are not expressly approved by the manufacturer, may void the user’s right or authority to operate this product.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

PARTS AND CONTROLS ..................................................................................................................

3

DETACHING AND ATTACHING THE FRONT PANEL ......................................................................

4

SETTING THE CLOCK .......................................................................................................................

5

RADIO OPERATION ..........................................................................................................................

5

PRESETTING STATIONS ..................................................................................................................

6

MY INFORMATION SWITCH .............................................................................................................

8

CD PLAY ...........................................................................................................................................

10

MP3 PLAY ........................................................................................................................................

11

SOUND ADJUSTMENTS .................................................................................................................

14

CD CHANGER PLAY ........................................................................................................................

16

CONNECTING A PORTABLE CASSETTE/MD/MP3 PLAYER OR OTHER EQUIPMENT ..............

17

SETTING THE BEEP TONE .............................................................................................................

17

SETTING THE CONTRAST CONTROL ...........................................................................................

17

STEERING-WHEEL-MOUNTEDREMOTE CONTROL UNIT ..........................................................

18

TROUBLESHOOTING ......................................................................................................................

22

MAINTENANCE ................................................................................................................................

22

SPECIFICATIONS ............................................................................................................................

23

DEMO (Demonstration) mode

The unit has an extra display mode (DEMO mode), which demonstrates the display of the operation modes of the unit. The unit switches to DEMO mode automatically if you turn the unit on and leave it as it is for 5 seconds after all the connections have been completed.

To cancel DEMO mode

During DEMO mode, press and hold DISP for more than 2 seconds.

To resume DEMO mode, press and hold DISP again for more than 2 seconds.

Before operation

Discs with the logo on the right side can be played back on this unit.

In addition, this unit can be played back a CD-RorCD-RWthat contains audio titles or MP3 files.

Notes

Depending on the conditions of the recording equipment or the CD-R/RWdisc itself, someCD-R/

RW discs can not be played on this unit.

The unit can not play back the CD-R/RWdiscs that contains no data or different kind on formatted data other than MP3.

For more information about MP3, see page 11.

ENGLISH

ENGLISH 2

PARTS AND CONTROLS

Front panel

Display window

Front panel

1PWR (power on/off)/MUTE button

2FUNCTION button

3TUNE i/t(forward skip) button

4TUNE k/r(back skip) button

5DISP (display) button

6OPEN button

7A.ME (Auto Memory)/PS (Preset Scan) button

8SELECT button

9Jog Dial

0Preset station buttons 1 – 6!ALBUM/DISC Mbutton*@ALBUM/DISC Nbutton*

#INT (intro) button

$REP (repeat) button*%REP1 (repeat 1) button^RANDOM button

&AUX IN jack(3.5-mmdia.)

*Sensor for the remote control(INFO (My Information) button)LO (local) button

Rear panel

Display window

-Maindisplay section=MT (mute) indicator

qCD-CH(CD changer) indicatorwCD operation indicator

eDSSA (Drivers Sound Stage Adjustment) indicator

rMY INFO (My Information) indicatortST (stereo) indicator

yLO (local) indicator

uH-BASS(High BASS) indicatoriLevel indicator

oCD indicator

pCD-ROMindicator

Rear panel

[Antenna jack

]REAR preout jacks\FRONT preout jacks

aPower supply/speaker connectorsFuse

dCD changer connector

*Usable only when MP3 play or an optional CD changer is connected.

3 ENGLISH

DETACHING AND ATTACHING THE FRONT PANEL

Attaching the front panel

1 Fit the lower side of the front panel to its hinge pegs as illustrated1 2.

You can detach the front panel from the unit and carry it with you when you leave your car unattended.

When you carry the front panel out of your car, use the supplied carrying case.

1 Press and hold PWR for more than 2 seconds to turn the unit off.

2 Press OPEN to open the front panel and pull it out as illustrated1 3.

Notes

When you leave the front panel open, do not put anything on the panel.

When you carry the front panel in the carrying case, do not drop or apply mechanical shock to the panel, and never let the panel become wet.

2 Close the front panel.

Notes

Do not press OPEN by accident when you push the front panel to secure it in above procedure.

Do not touch the connector on the reverse side of the front panel, as doing so may contaminate the connector and cause poor connection, resulting in a malfunction.

Security Lamp

When the front panel is detached, you can find an

LED lamp on the front side of the unit. This lamp is designed to deter theft, and continues to flash when the front panel is detached. This unit is not equipped with any other security system, such as a security alarm, so there are limitations to its effectiveness.

LED lamp

ENGLISH 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SETTING THE CLOCK

RADIO OPERATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To turn the unit on

You can turn the unit on by pressing any button on the front panel except OPEN and the Jog Dial.

1 With the unit on, press and hold SELECT for more than 2 seconds until the clock indication appears.

2 Press TUNE i, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the hour.

Press TUNE k, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the minute.

Rotate the Jog Dial clockwise to go forward. Rotate the Jog Dial counterclockwise to go backward.

3 Press SELECT.

The clock starts working from 0 second.

To have the clock displayed when the unit is on

Press DISP. To return the unit to its former display, press DISP repeatedly.

1 Press FUNCTION repeatedly to select the band from among F1 (FM1), F2 (FM2), F3 (FM3), A1 (AM1) and A2 (AM2).

The band indications appear cyclically in order.

F1, F2 and F3 share the same frequency range.

A1 and A2 share the same frequency range.

Band Frequency indication indication

2 Press (and hold for more than 2 seconds) either TUNE i or TUNE k to tune in the desired station.

The unit starts scanning and tunes in a station automatically (seek tuning).

Press TUNE i to increase and TUNEk to decrease the frequency.

Press the button again to cancel seek tuning. Repeat the procedure until the desired station is tuned in.

Note

If you press (for less than 0.5 second at a time) either TUNE ior TUNEk, the frequency increases or decreases step by step.

3 Adjust the volume with the Jog Dial.

5 ENGLISH

To turn the unit off

Press and hold PWR for more than 2 seconds. If you press this button for less than 2 seconds, it functions as MUTE.

Note

The unit turns on in the last mode selected when you turned off the unit.

LO (local/DX) button

You can use Local mode when you wish to tune in only strong stations during seek tuning. In Radio mode, press LO to select Local mode. The

“LO” indicator lights up.

Press LO to cancel Local mode and switch to DX (distance) mode.

The “ST” (stereo) indicator lights up when the tuned-instation is broadcasting in stereo and the reception is good.

FUNCTION button

Each time you press FUNCTION, the unit switches to one of the following modes, in cyclic order.

*CD Play mode (available while a CD is in the unit)

**CD Changer Play mode (available while the optional CD changer is connected)

PRESETTING STATIONS

To preset stations automatically

(Auto Memory)

1 Press FUNCTION repeatedly to select a desired band from among F1 (FM1), F2 (FM2), F3 (FM3), A1 (AM1) and A2 (AM2).

2 Press and hold A.ME/PS for more than

2 seconds to activate the automatic presetting function.

The 6 strongest stations found will be stored in memory for preset station buttons 1 to 6 in order of their signal strength. The “A MEM” indication appears while the unit is in this mode.

Use this function to automatically preset up to 6 stations each for F1, F2, F3, A1 and A2 (up to a total of 30 stations).

When the auto memory operation is completed, the preset stations are automatically tuned in for

5 seconds each in order.

To stop the auto memory operation, press A.ME/

PS again.

To check the preset stations (Preset Scan)

If you wish to check the preset stations, press

A.ME/PS for less than 2 seconds. The preset stations stored in memory will be tuned in for 5 seconds each in order.

To stop this function, press A.ME/PS again or press any of the preset station buttons 1 to 6.

continued

ENGLISH 6

PRESETTING STATIONS

To preset stations manually

You can manually preset stations that have not been selected by an auto memory operation.

1 Press FUNCTION repeatedly to select the band from among F1 (FM1), F2 (FM2), F3 (FM3), A1 (AM1) and A2 (AM2).

2 Tune in the station that you wish to preset with TUNE ior TUNE k.

3 Press and hold one of the preset station buttons 1 to 6 for approximately 2 seconds.

While the station you are presetting is being registered in memory, the unit beeps.

The preset station number appears to the right of the frequency indication.

Preset station number

Repeat these procedures to preset up to 6 stations each for F1, F2, F3, A1 and A2.

If you preset a station on a preset station button on which another station of the same band has already been preset, the previously preset station will be erased.

To tune in a preset station

1 Press FUNCTION repeatedly to select a desired band from among F1 (FM1), F2 (FM2), F3 (FM3), A1 (AM1) and A2 (AM2).

2 Press the desired preset station button.

The preset station number appears to the right of the frequency indication.

Active tuning reception control (ATRC)

This unit automatically suppresses FM noise caused by varying signal strength resulting from movement of the car.

The built-inautomatic blending circuit mixes the left and right channel signals according to the strength of the reception. At the same time, thehigh-cutcircuit activates to maintain sound quality.

If the reception becomes even weaker, the unit automatically switches to Monaural mode to reduce noise.

7 ENGLISH

MY INFORMATION

SWITCH

You can timer-activatethe radio for up to two daily radio programs. The unit turns on and off in

Radio mode at the preset turn-onandturn-offtimes automatically.

Setting the timer

4 Set the time you wish the unit to turn on in Radio mode.

Press TUNE i, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the hour.

Press TUNE k, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the minute.

5 Press SELECT.

The “BAND SEL” indication flashes.

Press SELECT again.

The radio indication flashes.

Band Frequency indication indication

1 With the unit off, press and hold INFO for more than 2 seconds.

The “PROGRAM1” or “PROGRAM2” indication flashes in the display window.

The number for which no program is preset flashes.

2 Press either preset station button 1 or

2 to select program 1 or 2.

3 Press SELECT.

The “ON TIME” indication flashes.

Press SELECT again.

The timer indication flashes.

6 Press FUNCTION repeatedly to select the band.

7 Tune in the station that you wish to preset with TUNE ior TUNE kor one of the preset station buttons 1 to 6.

8 Press SELECT.

The “OFF TIME” indication flashes.

Press SELECT again.

The timer indication flashes.

9 Set the time you wish the unit to turn off.

Press TUNE i, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the hour.

Press TUNE k, then rotate the Jog Dial to set the minute.

10 Press SELECT.

The clock indication appears.

11 Press INFO.

Your setting is stored in memory, and the unit turns off.

If you preset another program, repeat all the steps from step 1.

To cancel a timer setting in progress, press and hold PWR for more than 2 seconds.

continued

ENGLISH 8

ENGLISH
9
The “PRG2 ON” or “PRG2 OFF” indication
(the current setting for program 2) appears.
4 Press TUNE i or TUNE k repeatedly until the “PRG2 ON” indication flashes.
5 Press INFO to activate the timer.
The “MY INFO” indicator lights up.
If you do not proceed to the next step within 5 seconds in steps 1 – 4, the display returns to the current source indication.
To cancel the timer
To cancel program 1, press INFO, then press
TUNE ior TUNE k repeatedly until the “PRG1
OFF” indication flashes in step 2.
To cancel program 2, press INFO, then press
TUNE ior TUNE k repeatedly until the “PRG2
OFF” indication flashes in step 4.
Press TUNE i or TUNE k repeatedly until the “PRG1 ON” indication flashes.
Press INFO.
2
3
With the unit on, press INFO.
The “PRG1 ON” or “PRG1 OFF” indication (the current setting for program 1) appears.
1
MY INFORMATION SWITCH
Activating the timer
You can activate the timer for program 1 and/or program 2.

Notes

When you preset two programs, be sure that they do not overlap.

Even if the unit is in a mode other than Radio mode, the unit switches to Radio mode and tunes in the preset radio program at the preset time automatically. When the program is over, the unit returns to the former mode automatically.

When this function is activated, TUNE i/k,

A.ME/PS, LO, INFO, and the preset number buttons do not work for tuning in stations.

Even if the unit is turned off and on, or the front panel is detached and attached, this function is active until turn-offtime.

Even if you are listening to a radio program with this function, pressing FUNCTION switches the unit to another mode. If you switch modes with FUNCTION, the unit does not turn off at the turnoff time of the timer.