(only for KW-V40BT) ............24 How to read this manual: • Illustrations of KW-V40BT are mainly used for explanation. The displays and panels shown in this manual are examples used to provide clear explanations of the operations. For this reason, they may be different from the actual displays or panels.
How to reset your unit The marking of products using lasers • The monitor built into this unit has been KW-V40BT produced with high precision, but it may have some ineffective dots. This is inevitable and is not considered defective.
• [AV Off] is selected initially. Select the playback source. (Page 8) Clock settings Set the clock time. Display the <HOME> screen. On the monitor panel: KW-V40BT KW-V20BT/ KW-V10 <Language> Select the text language (Page 41) used for on-screen information.
Component names and functions • Displays the <HOME> screen. (Press) • Switches the screen between the current KW-V40BT source and Apps . (Press) (Page 7) • Turns off the screen. (Hold) (Page 6) • Turns off the power. (Hold) (Page 6) •...
(Hold) Monitor panel operations — <Open/ (Hold) Adjusting the volume (Hold) Tilt> (only for KW-V40BT) To adjust the volume (00 to 35) On the <Home> screen: KW-V40BT Press + to increase, and press – to decrease. • Holding the button increases/decreases the Opens the monitor panel.
Appears when <Input> in <Navigation Input> is set to 4 Displays the <HOME> screen. (See the right [iPhone]. (Page 17) column.) Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT . • Pressing HOME on the monitor panel also The icon varies depending on the connection status of the Bluetooth displays the <HOME> screen.
KW-V10 2 Displays the source control screen while playing (Page 6) a video. Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT . Appears only when <AV Input> is set to [AV-IN]. (Page 40) Appears only when <AV Input> is set to [iPod]. (Page 40) Only for KW-V20BT /KW-V10 .
• For playable disc types/file types, see page 49. Inserting a disc Insert a disc with the label side facing up. • For KW-V40BT: To open the monitor panel, see KW-V20BT/ KW-V10 page 6. KW-V40BT KW-V20BT /KW-V10 •...
DISCS DISCS [Mode ]* Changes the settings for disc Operation buttons For CD/MP3/WMA/WAV playback on the < Mode> screen. Stops playback. [o]* 1 2 3 (Page 12) Displays the folder/track list. (See [HOME] Displays the <HOME> screen. the far right column.) Does not appear for CD.
DISCS DISCS [Menu] * Displays the disc menu (DVD)/ Video menu operations playlist (DVD-VR). You can display the video menu screen during video [Top Menu] * Displays the disc menu (DVD)/ playback. original program (DVD-VR). • Available items on the screen differ depending on Displays the menu/playlist/original the types of the loaded disc and playback files.
• Stereo (initial): Normally select FOLDER Randomly plays all tracks of this. Only for KW-V40BT . the current folder, then tracks For playable file types, see page 49. of the next folders. If the disc contains no files of the selected type, the existing files are Randomly plays all tracks.
Indications and buttons on the source Operation buttons Connecting a USB device control screen Displays the folder/track list. You can connect a USB mass storage class device (Page 14) such as a USB memory, Digital Audio Player etc. to Selects repeat playback mode.* the unit.
iPod/iPhone iPod/iPhone < Mode> settings Selecting a folder/track on the list • To use iPod touch/iPhone Apps, see page 16. Setting <File Type> • To listen to Pandora, see page 18. [Audio] Plays back audio files. [Still Picture ] Plays back JPEG files. Preparation [Video] Plays back MPEG1/MPEG2 files.
• For KW-V40BT : Make sure that “AV Off” is selected illustration. as the rear source. (Page 24) – For KW-V10 : You can also display/hide the operation Turn off the AV source.
[I] on the right of the desired item. also page 51 for safety instructions. “Repeat All.” Audio menu: • For Apps you can use on this unit, visit Selects random playback mode.* <http://www.jvc.net/cs/car/>. • SONGS : Functions the same as “Shuffle Songs.” Preparation •...
KW-V40BT KW-V20BT/ KW-V10 control screen and <HOME> screen • For KW-V40BT : Make sure that “AV Off” is selected as the rear source. (Page 24) • Select [AV] for <Display> on the <HOME> screen When <Input> is set to [iPhone], the [Apps] button is shown on the <HOME>...
• Android devices can only be used with Start the Pandora application on the 4 Picture data (Shown if available from current KW-V40BT /KW-V20BT . content and when iPod touch/iPhone is connected iPod touch/iPhone. connected via USB) The “Pandora”...
Pandora® Pandora® Adding a station from the <Genre List> Selecting a station from the <Station Requirements for Pandora® to the <Station list> List> iPhone or iPod touch The screen shows the genres sent by the connected • Install the latest version of the Pandora application device.
TUNER TUNER Operation buttons Tuning in FM stations only with strong Listening to the radio [P1] – [P6] • Selects a stored station. (Press) signals—LO/DX (Local/Distance- Indications and buttons on the source • Stores the current station. (Hold) extreme) control screen [BAND] Selects the band.
TUNER TUNER Reducing interference during FM Selecting a preset station Presetting stations reception Storing stations in the memory You can preset 6 stations for each band. Automatic presetting — SSM (Strong-station Sequential Memory) (For FM only) • You can also select a preset station by pressing [ ]/[ ].
Displays the <HOME> screen. in <Navigation Input> is set to [Off]. AUX jack on the monitor panel. • For KW-V40BT : Make sure that “AV Off” is selected • Use a 3.5 mm stereo mini plug (commercially Starting playback as the rear source. (Page 24) available).
Displaying the picture from the rear To exit the rear view screen Using a rear view camera view camera KW-V40BT KW-V20BT/ KW-V10 • To use a rear view camera, a REVERSE GEAR The rear view screen is displayed when you shift the SIGNAL lead connection is required.
Using an external monitor— Rear front source, only the buttons of “AV-IN”, “AV (from the remote controller only) Source (only for KW-V40BT ) Off”, and the one selected as the front source can be selected. Selecting a folder or track on the control screen You can enjoy the rear source playback on an •...
• While driving, do not perform complicated available device. Both a Bluetooth mobile phone and audio operations such as dialing numbers, using Search “JVC Unit” from your Bluetooth player are connected. the phonebook, etc. When you perform these device. operations, stop your car in a safe place.
BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH Pairing a Bluetooth device using a PIN code (for Select the “JVC Unit” for your Bluetooth Change the PIN code. Bluetooth 2.0) • If you skip changing the PIN code, go to step device. Display the <Bluetooth Setup> screen.
BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH Connecting/disconnecting a registered To disconnect Using the Bluetooth mobile phone Bluetooth device Select [Disconnect] next to the target Receiving a call device. Display the <Bluetooth Setup> screen. When a call comes in... (Page 26) To connect: Select [Connect] next to the target device to display the <Connect Device>...
• You can adjust the volume level between –20 to may not be shown even if the SMS function is +8 (initial: 0). On the monitor panel: supported. KW-V40BT KW-V20BT • This adjustment does not affect the volume level of the other sources. Reducing noise/adjusting the echo •...
BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH From the preset list/phone book/call lists • To use the A to Z search on phone book: • To display the details of an entry: When the phone book list screen is displayed, you When the phone book list screen is displayed, can search by initial.
Activate voice dialing. On the phone control screen: Select a phone number. On the monitor panel: KW-V40BT KW-V20BT (Hold) (Hold) (Hold) Select a preset number to store into. Say the name of the person you want to call.
BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH Deleting the phone number entries in Settings for Bluetooth mobile About mobile phones compatible with Phone the unit Book Access Profile (PBAP) phones If your mobile phone supports PBAP, you can Display the preset list/phone book/call list Display the phone control screen. display the phone book and call lists on the touch you want to delete.
BLUETOOTH BLUETOOTH Setting items Operation buttons Using the Bluetooth audio player Selects Repeat playback mode.* <Auto • On : The unit answers the incoming • To register a new device, see page 25. Answer> calls automatically . Selects Random playback mode.* •...
SETTINGS SETTINGS Select a sound mode. Select a band. Sound adjustment Using the sound equalization • The adjustment is memorized for each source until you adjust the sound again. If the source is a disc, Adjust the sound. the adjustment is stored for each of the following categories.
SETTINGS SETTINGS Adjusting the crossover frequency Select [ ] (dimmer on) or [ ] (dimmer Adjustment for video playback off). Display the <Crossover > screen. Adjusting the picture On the <HOME> screen: You can adjust the picture quality. Display the adjustment menu. Adjust the picture (–15 to +15).
SETTINGS SETTINGS Changing the aspect ratio Zooming the picture Select the aspect ratio. You can change the aspect ratio for video playback. You can zoom the picture (<Full >, <Zoom1> to <Zoom3>). Display the adjustment menu. • When <Aspect> is set to <Panorama > or <Auto> (see the left column), the picture is zoomed with the aspect ratio of the <Full >...
SETTINGS SETTINGS Storing your own scene for the Select the design or color. Changing display design To select a background background image You can change the background, the color of text, Select a background design (1), then select or While playing a video or JPEG, you can capture an touch panel buttons, and monitor panel buttons .
<HOME> screen and select “AV Off”* as the rear Not displayed when playing an external component connected to the AV-IN1 terminal. source beforehand. *For KW-V40BT Not displayed when <Full> is selected. Display the <User Profile> screen. (See the left column.) Select the item you want to recall.
You can update the system by connecting a USB <APP Version> Updates the system device containing an update file. application. • For updating the system, visit <http://www.jvc. <DVD Version> Updates the DVD system net/cs/car/>. application. Create an update file, copy it to a USB <SYS Version>...
[AV] is selected for <Display> on the <HOME> screen. Other settings can be changed when the AV source is turned on. – For KW-V40BT : Make sure that “AV Off” is selected as the rear source. (Page 24) ENGLISH...
<Demonstration> on the <HOME> screen beforehand. • On (Initial): Activates the demonstration on the For KW-V40BT : Make sure that “AV Off” is selected as the rear * “Please Power Off” appears when the setting is changed. Turn off screen.
• GUI Language: Select a language used for • Device Name: Shows the device name to be displaying operation buttons and menu items. shown on the Bluetooth device—JVC Unit . – English (Initial)/Local (the language selected * Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT .
REMOTE CONTROLLER REMOTE CONTROLLER Operations using the remote For KW-V20BT/KW-V10 : To use the remote SOURCE Selects the source. controller (RM-RK256/RM-RK252P) controller, purchase RM-RK252P separately. Starts/pauses* playback. Basic button functions The unit is equipped with steering wheel remote PHONE/ Answers incoming calls.* control function.
Does not work while listening to Bluetooth audio. 3 Press ENT to confirm the selection. To cancel PBC playback Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT . 1 Press o to stop PBC playback. 2 Press DIRECT while holding SHIFT. 3 Press a number button while holding SHIFT to select a desired track.
CONNECTION/INSTALLATION CONNECTION/INSTALLATION Precautions on installation and connection • Only for KW-V40BT: Before installing the unit • Mounting and wiring this product requires If the console has a lid, make sure to install the WARNING skills and experience. For best safety, leave the unit so that the monitor panel will not hit the lid •...
5 Microphone x 1 * • Select the appropriate type of screw for the Connect the wiring harness connector to mounting bracket: flat head (3) or round head the unit. * Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT. (4). Install the unit in your car. · Reconnect the battery.
10 A fuse cord to the antenna terminal. Only for KW-V40BT/KW-V20BT. If no connections are made, do not let the cable come out from White ª / White with black stripe · : To front speaker (left) the tab.
• Audio right output (Red) 6 Front preout • Audio left output (White) • Audio right output (Red) 7 AV-OUT/Audio output (ø3.5 mini jack)* Resistance-free stereo type mini plug 8 Steering wheel remote controller input * Only for KW-V40BT. ENGLISH...
REFERENCES REFERENCES To keep discs clean Maintenance More information A dirty disc may not play correctly. Caution on cleaning the unit File playback If a disc does become dirty, wipe it with a soft cloth Playing DivX files (for discs only) Do not use any solvent (for example, thinner, in a straight line from center to edge.
REFERENCES REFERENCES Playing MP3/WMA/WAV files Disc playback DVD Region code: 4 • This unit can play back files with the extension If you insert a DVD Video disc of an incorrect Region Code, “Region Playable disc types code <.mp3>, <.wma>, or <.wav> (regardless of Code Error”...
• Operation and power supply may not work as If the performance is not improved or slow, reset intended for some USB devices. * Except for MPEG2 files recorded by JVC Everio camcorder (extension your iPod/iPhone. • Do not leave a USB device in the car, or expose code <.mod>).
Persian Kirghiz Sangho Wolof channel encoded disc, multi-channel signals are Finnish Latin Serbo-Croatian Xhosa downmixed. Fiji Lingala Singhalese Yoruba * Only for KW-V40BT . Faroese Laothian Slovak Zulu Frisian Lithuanian Slovenian Irish Latvian, Lettish Samoan Scots Gaelic Malagasy Shona ENGLISH...
REFERENCES REFERENCES “Restricted Device ”: “Initialize Error”: Error message list • Check whether the connected iPod/iPhone is • The unit has failed to initialize the Bluetooth compatible with this unit. (Page 50) module. Try the operation again. If an error occurs while using the unit, a message appears.
REFERENCES REFERENCES Discs in general DivX /MPEG1/MPEG2/JPEG/MP3/WMA/ Troubleshooting Disc can be neither recognized nor played back. What appears to be trouble is not always serious. • Eject the disc forcibly. (Page 3) Disc cannot be played back. Check the following points before calling a service •...
Videos cannot be played. iPod/iPhone • Connect the video component correctly. • Connect with USB Audio and Video cable JVC No sound comes out of the speakers. KS-U59 . Other cables cannot be used. • Disconnect the iPod/iPhone, then connect it again.
REFERENCES REFERENCES Bluetooth (Only for KW-V40BT/ The unit does not make pairing with the Specifications Bluetooth device. KW-V20BT ) • For devices compatible with Bluetooth 2.1: Monitor section Phone sound quality is poor. Register the device using a PIN code. (Page 26) •...
FM tuner section 1.2 V/10 k USB Standard USB 2.0 Full Speed Frequency Range Compatible Devices * Only for KW-V40BT . 87.5 MHz to 108.0 MHz Mass storage class Audio section File System FAT 12/16/32 Usable Sensitivity (S/N: 30 dB Dev 22.5 kHz) Maximum Power (Front &...
Bluetooth SIG, KW-V20BT/ KW-V10 : and are used under license. Inc. and any use of such marks by JVC KENWOOD 1.9 kg • ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video Corporation is under license. Other trademarks...
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