DNPS, Magazine random play, and CD Text display. Note that none of the KDC-C100, KDC-C302, C205, C705, and non-Kenwood CD changers can be connected. 2CAUTION You can damage both your unit and the CD changer if you connect them incorrectly.
Safety precautions NOTE • If you experience problems during installation, consult your Kenwood dealer. • If the unit fails to operate properly, press the RESET button. The unit returns to factory settings when the RESET button is pressed. If the unit still fails to operate...
Handling Compact discs Playing a CD that is dirty, scratched or warped can cause the sound to skip and the unit to operate incorrectly, resulting in worsened sound quality. Take the following precautions to prevent your CDs from getting scratched or damaged. Handling CDs •...
Handling Compact discs Do Not Load CD Accessories Do not use commercially available CD accessories that can be loaded into the CD slot, such as stabilizers, protective sheets, or CD cleaning discs, since they can cause the unit to malfunction. Removing the CD Only remove the CD from the machine in a horizontal direction, holding it flat.
General features ¢ ∞ Spectrum analyzer display Clock display Sub Spectrum analyzer display Power Turning on the power: OPEN Press the SRC (source) button. DISP NOTE Turn the power on before carrying out the following procedures. SRC/ PWR OFF Turning off the power: Press the PWR OFF button for at least one second.
General features Switching Modes Switching Modes: Each time you press the SRC (source) button, the mode switches as follows: ▼ Tuner mode ▼ Tape mode ▼ CD mode ▼ External disc control mode 1 ▼ External disc control mode 2/AUX mode ▼...
PS201T Spectrum Analyzer Display Selection You can select the display to enjoy sounds with eyes. Switching the Spectrum Analyzer Display: Press the S.A button. "SPEANA mode" is displayed once the analyzer mode is entered. Each time you press the S.A button, the analyzer display switches as follows;...
General features Switching Display You can switch the display during the standby mode and AUX mode as mentioned below. Changing the Display: Each time you press the DISP button, the display changes as follows: Standby mode AUX mode ▼ ▼ Character + Graphic ▼...
Tuning Press the SRC (source) button repeatedly to select the tuner mode. "TUNER" is displayed when the tuner mode has been selected. Press either the FM or AM button to select the band. Each time you press the FM button, the band switches between the FM1, FM2 and FM3.
Tuner features Frequency Step Setting Switch the frequency step used in seeks. The factory defaults are 50 kHz for FM and 9 kHz for AM. Turn the power off. Hold down buttons #1 and #5, then turn the power back on. The frequency step settings will be changed to 200 kHz for FM and 10 kHz for AM.
ends. NOTE • You can assign names to up to 30 FM/AM stations in all. If you try to enter more than that, the station name stored the earliest will be the first one erased. • When this device is disconnected from the battery SNPS is erased.
Cassette player features Playing Cassette Tapes Loading and Playing Cassettes: A press of the OPEN button results in the faceplate dropping open to the front, thereby exposing the cassette insertion slot. Holding the cassette with the tape exposed to the right, insert it in the slot.
Turn the MTL indicator off for normal tape (Type I) playback. Turn the MTL indicator on for the following tape types: (Type II) FeCr (Type III) Metal (Type IV) Selecting the wrong tape type may cause sound quality to suffer. Using Direct Program Search System (DPSS) Skip forward or backward to other tracks during playback.
Cassette player features Music Repeat Repeatedly plays the track currently being listened to. Turning Music Repeat On/Off: Press the REP button to switch music repeat on/off. The REP indicator lights up when music repeat is turned on. Canceling Music Repeat: Press either the REP or 38 button.
Playing CDs Playing CDs: If no CDs are inserted, insert one in the slot with the label facing up. If a CD is already inserted, press the SRC button repeatedly to select the CD mode. "CD" is displayed when the CD mode has been selected. The CD will start playing.
CD/External disc control features Switching Display for Discs Switch the display that appears while discs are playing. Switching Display for Discs: Each time you press the DISP button, the display during disc play switches as follows: Track time Total disc playing time (CD only) Disc name (DNPS) (CD only) Disc title* (Units featuring CD text/MD only) Track title* (Units featuring CD text/MD only)
NOTE "Load" is displayed when discs are being exchanged on the disc changer. Track Repeat Repeat playing the track currently being listened to. Turning Repeat Play On/Off: Press the REP button to switch repeat play on and off. The REP indicator lights up when repeat play is turned on. NOTE Repeat play is canceled when you eject the disc.
CD/External disc control features Magazine Random Play Function of disc changers) Play the tracks on all the discs in the disc changer in random order. Press the M.RDM button to switch magazine random play on and off. The M.RDM indicator lights up when magazine random play is turned on.
The disc name is stored and the disc name preset mode is canceled. If you make no entry in a 10-second period, the name will be stored with the characters input so far. NOTE • The number of discs whose names can be stored will differ depending on the disc changer that is connected.
DSP/Equalizer control features DSP (Digital Signal Processor) A DSP is a device which uses digital control to correct the audio signal and produce sound effects that can compensate for the small passenger compartment of a vehicle. Turning the DSP On: Press the DSP button.
switches as follows; (see the equalizer easy mode) Selecting mode Press either the FM or AM button. Each time the button is pressed, the adjustment mode will change as follows: Pressing the FM button advances the display, and pressing the AM button reverses it.
Function Set System ¢ #1 - 4 FNC indicator Function mode and setting display AUTO indicator Function Set System To accommodate a greater number of functions, a function set OPEN system has been employed for making settings. Press the FNC button to enter the function set mode and then display the function to make the setting.
Function items in Standby mode: Dimmer Level Adjustment You can adjust the Dimmer level of the unit when your car's light switch has been turned on. Display and setting: "DIM STEP 1" – "DIM STEP 13" NOTE This function is available when the dimmer wire is connected and the light switch of your car is turned on.
Function Set System Security Code When the battery is removed from the unit's power switch, you cannot turn on the unit again unless the preset security code is input. This function helps prevent theft. NOTE You must follow steps 1 to 9 to be able to use the Security Code function.
Function items in Tuner mode: Selecting Tuning Mode You can choose from three tuning modes: auto seek, preset station seek, and manual. The "AUTO 1" indicator lights up when auto seek tuning is selected, and the "AUTO 2" indicator lights when preset station seek tuning is selected. Display and setting: "Auto1 Seek"...
Basic Operations of remote – TUNE FM/DISC ¢ TUNE TUNE TRACK DSIC AM/DISC – DNPP/ REMOTE CONTROL UNIT 2CAUTION Do not set the remote on hot places such as above the dashboard. Loading and Replacing the Batteries: Use two "AAA"-size batteries. Slide the cover while pressing downwards to remove it as illustrated.
▼ Tuner mode ▼ Tape mode ▼ CD mode ▼ External disc control mode 1 ▼ External disc control mode 2/AUX mode ▼ Standby mode NOTE • The mode switches to the next mode from any mode which cannot be used. •...
Accessories External view External view ... Number of items (M5×6mm) ...6 (M4×8mm) ...1 ...1 2CAUTION The use of any accessories except for those provided might result in damage to the unit. Make sure only to use the accessories shipped with the unit, as shown above. Installation Procedure 1.
Installation 2CAUTION When performing a check of the CD operation prior to installation, place this unit in a hirizontal position and perform a loading/eject of the CD. ■ Installation Install onto the car bracket using the supplied screws (M5 × 6 mm, M5 ×...
Troubleshooting Guide What might seem to be a malfunction in your unit may just be the result of slight misoperation or miswiring. Before calling service, first check the following table for possible problems. PROBLEM The power does not turn on. The fuse has blown.
Troubleshooting Guide PROBLEM A track will not play. Random play has been selected. The DSP effects are You are using a two-speaker system. imperceptible. The front and rear output are reversed. The + and - of speakers are reversed. The fader or balance settings are set all the way to one side.
The tape player is malfunctioning. Eject the tape and try inserting it again. Contact the Kenwood dealer if this indicator continues blinking or the tape cannot be ejected. The CD player is malfunctioning. Eject the CD and try inserting it again.