Attaching the front panel
If the ignition switch is turned off while the upper part of
the panel is being detached, the lower part of the panel
will be retracted automatically.
If the ignition switch is set to the ACC or ON position, the
lower part of the panel will appear automatically. Then
attach the upper part of the panel.
Set the ignition switch to the ACC or ON position so
that the lower part of the panel appears.
Engage the left side of the front panel to the left catch
on the unit.
Push the panel forward until it locks. Be sure not to
press any buttons while you are attaching the panel.
Do not touch the connectors on the bottom of the upper
panel and the top of the lower panel. This could cause
a poor or faulty connection.
AUDIO AND CLOCK
+ / – /r/t
Turning the unit on/off
• You can turn the unit on by pressing PWR/ATT, +/-
/r/t and SRC (SOURCE). The unit also turns on
when you press z and insert a CD.
• Press and hold PWR/ATT until the unit turns off.
Most operations described in this manual require the
unit to be turned on before starting the operation,
unless explicitly stated otherwise.
Changing the source mode
Press SRC (SOURCE).
Pressing SRC (SOURCE) cycles through source
modes in the following order:
* "DISC" does not appear on the display when there is
no CD in the unit.
Adjusting the volume
Press + or -.
VOL (volume) indication appears.
Muting the sound
Press PWR/ATT briefly.
"ATT ON" appears on the display.
To restore volume, briefly press PWR/ATT again.
You can select the following modes for adjusting sound
depending on the music you listen to: BASS (low
frequencies), TRE (high frequencies), BAL (left/right),
FAD (front/rear), H-BASS (high bass)*, DSSA (Drivers
Sound Stage Adjustment)** and BBE***.
* You can reinforce the bass sound.
** You can adjust sound stage and tone balance to best
serve a particular seat in the car.
*** You can enhance the clarity of high-frequency sound.
Press S (SEL) repeatedly to select the mode to be
Pressing S (SEL) cycles through the modes. The
selected mode appears on the display.
Press + or - to increase or decrease the level for
the selected mode (except for H-BASS, DSSA and
In H-BASS mode, press + or - to select 1, 2, 3, or
In DSSA mode, press + or - to select L (for the
front left seat), R (for the front right seat), or OFF.
In BBE mode, press + or - to select 1, 2, or OFF.
• Adjust the level or select an item within 5 seconds, or
the selected mode will return to previous state.
• When DSSA is activated, you cannot adjust BAL and