PBC (Playback Control) functions
When playing Video CDs (Ver. 2.0) with PBC
functions, you can enjoy simple interactive
operations, operations with search functions, etc.
PBC playback allows you to play Video CDs
interactively, following the menu on the TV
(With the card remote commander)
Start playing a Video CD with PBC
Press M (+) or m (–) to select the item
number you want.
Press < to return to the previous menu
screen, and press , to go to the next menu.
Follow the menu instructions on the screen
for interactive operations.
During playback, press O (return) on the card
remote commander to return to the preceding
• Refer to the instructions supplied with the disc, as
the operating procedure may differ according to the
• When the PBC function is turned off, playback
restarts from the first track of the disc.
• When you replace the disc, the PBC function will be
• Repeat play and shuffle play do not work during
When you select an item number you want in step 3,
the playback of the Video CD starts automatically after
Changing the sounds
Some discs are recorded in Multiplex Broadcast
with different sounds recorded on the left and
right channels. For these discs, select the channel
that plays the sound you want to hear. The
selected sound will be played from both
During playback, press (4) (AUDIO)
repeatedly to select the sound setting.
Listening to a tape
Be sure to stop the car before you insert or eject a
cassette tape, and close the front panel before
you start driving again.
Press (OPEN) and insert a cassette.
Playback starts automatically.
Close the front panel.
If a cassette is already inserted, press (SOURCE)
repeatedly until "FWD" or "REV" appears to
FWD: The side facing up is played.
REV: The side facing down is played.
Change the tape's
(OPEN) then Z
Eject the cassette
[once for each track]
[hold to desired point]
– Manual Search
The AMS function may not work when:
– the blanks between tracks are shorter than 4
– there is noise between tracks.
– there are long sections of low volume or quiet