Storing and receiving stations
When tuning in stations while driving, use Best
Tuning Memory (BTM) to prevent an accident.
Storing automatically — BTM
Press (SOURCE/OFF) repeatedly until
To change the band, press (MODE)
repeatedly. You can select from FM1, FM2,
FM3, MW or LW.
Press and hold the select button.
The setup display appears.
Rotate the control dial until "BTM"
appears, then press it.
The unit stores stations in order of frequency
on the number buttons.
A beep sounds when the setting is stored.
While receiving the station that you
want to store, press and hold a
number button ((1) to (6)) until
If you try to store another station on the same number
button, the previously stored station will be replaced.
When a RDS station is stored, the AF/TA setting is
also stored (page 11).
Receiving the stored stations
Select the band, then press a number
button ((1) to (6)).
Select the band, then press (SEEK) +/–
to search for the station.
Scanning stops when the unit receives a
station. Repeat this procedure until the
desired station is received.
If you know the frequency of the station you want to
listen to, press and hold (SEEK) +/– to locate the
approximate frequency, then press (SEEK) +/–
repeatedly to fine adjust to the desired frequency
FM stations with Radio Data System (RDS)
service send inaudible digital information along
with the regular radio program signal.
B Radio band, Function
(Program service name), Preset
number, Clock, RDS data
*1 "TA" flashes during traffic information. "TP" lights
up while such a station is received.
*2 While receiving the RDS station, " *" is displayed
on the left of the frequency indication.
To change display items C, press (DSPL).
This unit automatically provides RDS services as
AF (Alternative Frequencies)
Selects and retunes the station with the
strongest signal in a network. By using this
function, you can continuously listen to the
same program during a long-distance drive
without having to retune the same station
TA (Traffic Announcement)/TP (Traffic
Provides current traffic information/programs.
Any information/program received, will
interrupt the currently selected source.
PTY (Program Types)
Displays the currently received program type.
Also searches your selected program type.
CT (Clock Time)
The CT data from the RDS transmission sets
• Depending on the country/region, not all RDS
functions may be available.
• RDS will not work if the signal strength is too weak,
or if the station you are tuned to is not transmitting