Contents 1 Important Safety Notice 2 Your Car Entertainment System Introduction What’s in the box Overview of the main unit Overview of the remote control 3 Get started Install the car audio Install remote control battery Turn on Select display language Set clock 4 Play Play discs...
1 Important Safety • Read and understand all instructions before you use your unit. If damage is caused by failure to follow instructions, the warranty does not apply. • Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than herein may result in hazardous radiation exposure or other unsafe operation.
2 Your Car Entertainment System Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully beneﬁ t from the support that Philips offers, register your product at www.Philips.com/welcome. Introduction With the in-car audio system, you and your passengers can enjoy: •...
Overview of the main unit • Select radio band. • Select folder. • Turn on or off Dynamic Bass Boost (DBB) sound. • Tune for radio station. • Skip/search for track. f g h c MUTE • • • • Turn the unit on or off.
a TITLE • Access or exit DVD title menu. b SOURCE • Select connected device. • Return to previous menu. • Disable screen saver. d VOLUME +/- • Adjust volume. e EQ • Select equalizer (EQ) setting. f DBB • Turn on or off Dynamic Bass Boost (DBB) sound.
Use the controls only as stated in this user manual. Always follow the instructions in this chapter in sequence. If you contact Philips, you will be asked for the model and serial number of your unit. The model number and serial number are on the back or side of your unit.
Connect wires: ISO connectors Caution • Ensure that all loose leads are insulated with electrical tape. Pull out the ISO connectors from the car dashboard and connect them to the bigger end of the supplied standard connector. Connect the other end of supplied standard connector to the unit.
Connector Connect to Black wire A metal surface of the car First connect the black ground (earth) lead, then connect the yellow and red power supply leads. Yellow wire The +12V car battery which is live at all times. Orange/ No function.
Connect reverse driving cable Attach the front panel Attach the trim plate. Insert the left side of the panel in the chassis until it is correctly engaged. Press the right side of the panel until the mechanism locks it into place. Close the front panel.
Mount in the dashboard Note • For proper operation of the DVD player, the chassis must be mounted within 20 degree horizontal. Ensure that the unit is mounted within this limitation. If the car does not have an on-board drive or navigation computer, disconnect the negative terminal of the car attery.
Place the rubber cushion over the end of the bolt. Slide the unit into the dashboard until a click sound is heard. Reconnect the negative terminal of the car battery. Install remote control battery Caution • Risk of explosion! Keep batteries away from heat, sunshine or ﬁ...
On the remote control, press the navigation buttons to select [SETTINGS], then press SEL to conﬁ rm. » The settiing menu is displayed. Select [LANGUAGE DVD] > [OSD LANGUAGE]. Select the language, then press SEL. Press to exit. Set clock Press MENU.
4 Play Ensure that the disc or device contains playable music/video. (see ‘Product information’ on page Note • For CDs recorded in multiple sessions, only the ﬁ rst session is played. • This unit does not support MP3PRO audio format. •...
Insert USB device Slide down the USB socket cover. Insert the USB device into the USB socket. » The unit starts playing from the USB device automatically. Remove the USB device Press to turn off the unit. Remove the USB device. Insert SD/MMC card Note •...
Skip/search During video disc play • To skip to a speciﬁ ed chapter, press the number buttons on the remote control. • To skip to the previous/next chapter, press • To search backward/forward rapidly, press for 3 seconds. » [BACKWARD] or [FORWARD] is displayed.
Select subtitle language For DVD or DivX discs that contain two or more subtitle languages. During play, press SUBTITLE on the remote control repeatedly until the language is selected. Select audio language For video discs that contain two or more audio channels.
5 Listen to radio Tune to a radio station Press SOURCE to select Radio. Press to select band. » [FM] or [AM] is displayed. Press to tune to a radio station manually. • To search for radio station automatically, press seconds.
• [STEREO]: stereo broadcast. • [MONO]: mono broadcast. Press the navigation buttons to select an option, then press to conﬁ rm. Press to exit. Select radio sensitivity Before you start to search for radio stations, you can select radio sensitivity. Press MENU.
6 Adjust settings Adjust sound Adjust volume Turn clockwise/anticlockwise to increase/decrease volume. Mute You can turn off the sound of your audio. During play, press MUTE . • To turn the sound back on, press MUTE again. Toggle Dynamic Bass Boost on/off Press DBB for 3 seconds to display the current setting.
Press repeatedly to select the item to be adjusted: • [BAL] balance range: 10Lto 10R. (L = left speaker, R = right speaker) • [FAD]fader range: 10R to 10F. (R = rear speaker, F = front speaker) • [SUB] subwoofer : ON, OFF •...
[20S OFF] [KEY [RED] COLOR] [BLUE] [TIME [12 HOUR MODE] MODE] [24 HOUR MODE] [TIME ADJUST] Press the navigation buttons to select an option, then press to conﬁ rm. Press to exit. Adjust general DVD settings Press MENU. Press the navigation buttons to select [SETTINGS], then press Press the navigation buttons to select [GENERAL DVD].
[6 R] Restricted. Recommend parent to guide children under 17 to view. [7 NC Unsuitable for children under age 17. Acceptable for adults ADULT] only. Restore to default settings. Press the navigation buttons to select an option, then press to conﬁ rm. Press to exit.
[BRIGHTNESS]: 0 to 12. [CONTRAST]: 0 to 12. [SATURATION]: 0 to 12. Press the navigation buttons to select a value, then press to conﬁ rm. Press to exit. View DivX registration code DivX is a popular media technology created by DivX, Inc. DivX media ﬁ les contain highly compressed video with high visual quality that maintains a relatively small ﬁ...
7 Others Listen to other devices You can connect an external sound device to the unit. Connect the external sound device to the unit by using a 3.5 mm plug. Press SOURCE repeatedly until [AUX] is displayed. Operate the device (refer to the instructions supplied with the device).
Buy a fuse that matches the voltage of the damaged fuse (15A) Replace the fuse. V-Last 0000 If the fuse gets damaged immediately after it has been replaced, there may be an internal malfunction. In such case, consult your Philips dealer.
8 Product information Note • Product information is subject to change without prior notice. General Power supply 12 V DC (11 V - 16 V), negative ground Fuse 15 A Suitable speaker 4 - 8 impedance Maximum power output 50 W x 4 channels Continuous power 24 W x 4 channels output...
• Empty albums: an empty album is an album that does not contain MP3/ WMA ﬁ les, and is not be shown in the display. • Unsupported ﬁ le formats are skipped. For example, Word documents (.doc) or MP3 ﬁ les with extension .dlf are ignored and not played.
If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips web site (www.Philips.com/support). When you contact Philips, ensure that your unit is nearby and the model number and serial number are available (see ‘Get started’ on page 10).
10 Glossary MultimediaCard. A type of memory card with a ﬂ ash memory. A ﬁ le format with a sound data compression system. MP3 is the abbreviation of Motion Picture Experts Group 1 (or MPEG-1) Audio Layer 3. With the MP3 format, one CD-R or CD-RW can contain about 10 times more data than a regular CD.