Honda Odyssey Navigation Manual

Hide thumbs


Table of Contents
This document does not contain hyperlinks and may be formatted for printing instead of web us. This is
due to changes in content and specifications of the vehicle that happen throughout the model year. This
manual will be replaced with a hyperlinked version at the end of the model year.
© 2007 Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
2007 Odyssey
Navigation Manual
P/N 31SHJ8002


Table of Contents

  Also See for Honda Odyssey

  Summary of Contents for Honda Odyssey

  • Page 1 This manual will be replaced with a hyperlinked version at the end of the model year. © 2007 Honda Motor Co., Ltd. P/N 31SHJ8002...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Introduction ........4 Entering a Destination ....21 By Address Book......41 Adding Addresses to the Personal Manual Overview ......4 By Address ........22 Address Book........ 42 System Overview ......4 Selecting the State or Province..22 By Go Home ........42 Selecting the City ......
  • Page 3 Table of Contents Landmark Icons ......55 Calendar.........68 Guidance Mode........ 88 Vehicle...........89 Showing Icons on the Map....57 Entering Your Schedule ....69 Calculator........70 Icon Options ........57 Off-road Tracking ......89 Going Off the Route ......59 Correct Vehicle Position....89 Unit Conversion.......
  • Page 4 Table of Contents Database Limitations ....99 Navigation General Commands........123 Customer Assistance ....100 Navigation Display Reporting Errors ......100 Commands........124 Honda Automobile Customer Find Place Commands ....125 Service ........100 Climate Control Commands ..126 Customer Assistance ....101 Temperature Voice Visiting Your Dealer ....101 Commands........127 Obtaining a Navigation Update Radio Voice Commands....127...
  • Page 5: Introduction

    Introduction Manual Overview System Overview The navigation system is easy to use. The locations of many places of The manual is divided into the Your navigation system is a highly business and entertainment are already following sections: sophisticated location system with voice entered in the system.
  • Page 6: Accessories Precautions

    Introduction Accessories Precautions Important Safety Information WARNING If you have front window tinting The navigation system can distract your installed, be aware that if the tint has attention from the road if you focus on Using the navigation system metallic properties, it can seriously the screen or operate the system’s while driving can take your degrade or prevent GPS reception.
  • Page 7: Map Overview

    Introduction Map Overview Verified/Unverified Street The navigation system is designed to provide route information to help you Your navigation system has two kinds reach your destination. However, this Current Street of streets: verified (dark colored) and route guidance may sometimes conflict unverified (light colored).
  • Page 8 Introduction Verified streets (dark colored) Unverified streets (light colored) These roads are found within metropolitan areas, and These roads are found in rural areas, and typically include When include interstate freeways and major roads residential streets away from the center of a town. displayed connecting cities.
  • Page 9: User Agreement

    • The Licensors do not guarantee to the Navigation System” (the “DVD”), duplicated, or otherwise modified, in customer that the functions included which includes HONDA MOTOR CO., whole or in part, without the express in the DVD meet the specific LTD. software, ALPINE written permission of the Licensors.
  • Page 10 7013, as applicable. Manufacturers are display are for your information and alleging loss, costs, expense, damages the Licensors, including HONDA convenience, and in no way implies or injuries (including injuries resulting MOTOR CO., LTD., 2-1-1 Minami...
  • Page 11: Getting Started

    Getting Started System Controls MAP/GUIDE button Displays the map. When on a route, Joystick/ENT button switches between the map and guidance screens. See page 18 or 49. MAP/GUIDE button CANCEL button CANCEL button Cancels the current screen and returns to the previous screen display.
  • Page 12 Getting Started ZOOM (IN)/ (OUT) buttons SETUP button Clean the screen with a soft damp cloth. Press ZOOM to zoom in (to show Displays the Setup screens to change You may use a mild cleanser intended more detail), or ZOOM to zoom out and update information in the system.
  • Page 13: Voice Control Basics

    Getting Started Voice Control Basics NAVI BACK button This button has the same function as the Your vehicle has a voice control system CANCEL button. When you press and that allows hands-free operation of most release it, the display returns to the of the navigation system functions.
  • Page 14: Using The Voice Control System

    Getting Started Using the Voice Control System Improving Voice Recognition If the system does not understand a command or you wait too long to give a You should use the voice control system To achieve optimum voice recognition, command, it responds with “Pardon,” as much as possible, and consider the following guidelines should be “Please repeat,”...
  • Page 15: Selecting An Item (Button) On The Screen

    Getting Started Selecting an Item (Button) Selecting an Item in a List • If the system cannot recognize your command because of background on the Screen To scroll through a list, do one of the noise, speak louder. following: On most screens, there are items that •...
  • Page 16: Using The On-Screen Keyboard

    Getting Started Using the On-screen The names that can be used for each letter are shown below. For additional keyboard symbols, see page 131. Keyboard When the system needs input from you, the display changes to a keyboard. Use the displayed letters to enter the information.
  • Page 17: System Start-Up

    Getting Started System Start-up Each entered letter will appear at the top You can choose to have your keyboard of the display. Say or select Space to displayed in alphabetized format as When you turn the ignition to ON (II), it enter a space between words.
  • Page 18 Getting Started Read this disclaimer carefully so you NOTE: understand it before continuing. Push in The system will display the current on the joystick, or touch OK, and the message and any older or previously map screen will appear on the display. unread messages, with the newest The “OK”...
  • Page 19: Map Screen Legend

    Getting Started Map Screen Legend Landmark Icon (see page 55) Map Orientation (see page 54) “Breadcrumbs” Honda Dealer Acura Dealer (see Off-road Tracking on page 59) “North Up” Hospital School Grocery Store Restaurant “Heading Up” Gas Station Hotel/Lodging Parking Lot...
  • Page 20: Map Screen Description

    Getting Started Map Screen Description Displaying Current Location You can say “Save current location.” or select Save on the screen to save the You can say “Display current location.” current location in your Address Book. Zoom In/Out or touch the vehicle position icon at any Use the ZOOM buttons to change the time to see the current address, latitude, Select Return to return to the previous...
  • Page 21: System Function Diagram

    Getting Started System Function Diagram This diagram shows the navigation system features, starting at the center and working outward in layers. The navigation program starts at “Key ON,” and then displays the globe screen (blue). If OK is selected on the Disclaimer screen, the functions in the yellow segments of the diagram become available in the Setup and Information...
  • Page 22: Entering A Destination

    Entering a Destination When you press the MENU button, the Places (see page 31) Today’s Destinations (see page 40) display changes to: The system has been programmed with You can enter and sort up to five the locations of many businesses, parks, destinations and store them in the hospitals, etc.
  • Page 23: By Address

    Entering a Destination By Address Selecting the State or Province By Voice Control: Say “City” on the Find address by The state you are in is displayed at the After you select Address from the screen, and the display changes to the Enter destination by screen, the top of the screen.
  • Page 24 Entering a Destination To enter the city name by voice spelling, The system has a talkback function. If By Touch Control: say or select CHANGE TO Spell your spoken letter is not recognized, the This is helpful if the street runs through Mode on the Say city name screen, system will talk back to you.
  • Page 25: Selecting The Street

    Entering a Destination Selecting the Street If the system does not find an exact Say the street name by saying individual match, select List when you finish letters or numbers, one at a time. By Voice Control: entering the name of the city. Most of After you have selected the city, or if the cities and towns for that state are you say “Street”...
  • Page 26 Entering a Destination The system has a talkback function. If By Touch Control: The system will display a list of street your spoken letter is not recognized, the names, with the closest match to the After you have selected the city, or if system will talk back to you.
  • Page 27: Entering The Street Number

    Entering a Destination Entering the Street Number By Intersection Tip: If the particular address you want After you have completed the street After you select Intersection from the cannot be found, select Map Input and name, the display changes to the Enter Enter destination by screen, the use the joystick to select the appropriate street number screen.
  • Page 28: Selecting The State Or Province

    Entering a Destination Selecting the City NOTE: To enter the city name by voice spelling, say or select CHANGE TO Spell • If you find that your city is not listed, This is helpful if the street runs through Mode on the Say city name screen, it may be part of a larger several cities, and you know what city and the display will change to the Enter...
  • Page 29 Entering a Destination The system has a talkback function. If By Touch Control: If the system does not find an exact your spoken letter is not recognized, the match, select List when you finish Select City, and the display then system will talk back to you.
  • Page 30: Selecting The Street

    Entering a Destination The system has a talk back function. If Selecting the Street Say the street name by saying individual letters or numbers, one at a time. your spoken letter is not recognized, the By Voice Control: system will talk back to you. For After you have selected the city, or if example, if you say “E”...
  • Page 31 Entering a Destination By Touch Control: The system will display a list of street If you did not select a city in the names, with the closest match to the beginning, and the intersection appears After you have selected the city, or if you select Street in the beginning, the name you entered at the top of the list.
  • Page 32: By Places

    Entering a Destination By Places Finding the Place by Category • The second best method is to select Category, then Restaurant, and The Category option gives you a list of After you select Places from the Enter enter the keyword “Bucks.” The list destination by screen, the display categories or types of businesses to will include all restaurants that have...
  • Page 33 The subcategories are: Acura Dealers, This category is broken down into types line number 1-3). Alternately, use the Honda Dealers, Gas Stations, etc. of food, giving you a selection by each joystick or touch screen to select the “Z” type: All Types, American, French, Banking icon.
  • Page 34 Entering a Destination Shopping Advanced Place Name by Keyword If you do not know the exact name of The subcategories are: All Shopping, If you do not find the category or the destination, you can find the place Accessories/Jewelry, Auto Parts & subcategory you need in the other with a keyword.
  • Page 35 Entering a Destination If you select the City Vicinity option, Sort by Distance to Travel City Vicinity the Enter city name screen appears. When you select this option, the system The system allows you to find points of Enter the name of the city using the on- gives you a list of all the places in the interest in the vicinity of the city you screen keyboard.
  • Page 36: Finding The Place By Name

    Entering a Destination Finding the Place by Phone Finding the Place by Zagat 2006 Place Name When you select this option, the display Number The ZAGAT 2006 option allows you to changes to Enter a place name screen. find a restaurant by the Zagat Rating The Phone Number option allows Enter your selection, using the on- information.
  • Page 37: By Map Input

    Entering a Destination By Map Input Showing the Map of Current When you select a sorting method, the list of restaurants will appear. Position After you select Map Input from the Enter destination by screen, the The Current Position selection display changes to: assumes that you are looking for a destination in the immediate area.
  • Page 38: Showing The Map Of City

    Entering a Destination Showing the Map of City Showing the Map of State The yellow box indicates the area you will see when you click on the current With the City selection, the display With the State selection, the display map with the joystick.
  • Page 39: Showing The Map Of Continental Usa

    Entering a Destination Showing the Map of Continental Move the cross hairs to the desired The yellow box indicates the area you destination, then push in on the joystick. will see when you click on the current The address of the location you have map with the joystick.
  • Page 40: By Previous Destinations

    Entering a Destination By Previous Destinations NOTE: Scroll through the list and say the line number (1-6) of the destination, or touch • If Previous Destinations is Every time you route to a destination, the desired destination you want. grayed out, there is no Previous that destination is saved by the system.
  • Page 41: By Today's Destinations

    Entering a Destination By Today’s Destinations Editing Today’s Destination List Adding Destinations to the List If you change your plans, you can After you have used any of the other You can create a “trip” by combining selections from the Enter destination multiple destinations previously modify the Today’s Destination list order by distance, or by order of entry.
  • Page 42: By Address Book

    Entering a Destination By Address Book The display then changes to show you NOTE: all the current entries on the Today’s When finishing a “Today’s This selection allows you to choose a Destination list. Press Done to return to Destinations” trip, the Today’s personal address entry for a destination.
  • Page 43: Adding Addresses To The Personal Address Book

    Entering a Destination Adding Addresses to the By Go Home NOTE: PINs are optional. If you choose to use a Personal Address Book Selecting Go Home from the Enter PIN, make sure you remember it. If you destination by screen takes you home There are two ways to enter addresses to forget your PIN, your dealer will have or to a frequently used address you have...
  • Page 44 Entering a Destination NOTE: • To edit Home Address, see Home Address in System Set-up on page 78. • Prior to departure, you can set areas to avoid. The system then includes them in its calculations for the destination you have entered. See Edit Avoid Area on page 86.
  • Page 45: Driving To Your Destination

    Driving to Your Destination Driving to Your Destination Calculate Route to Screen Further selections from the Calculate route to screen include: A route typically has three phases. Initial route calculation (Calculat e ADD TO Address Book • route to screen) (see page 44) Allows you to add the destination to your Address Book.
  • Page 46: Changing The Routing Method

    Driving to Your Destination • "Easy Route" produces a route with Changing the Routing Method Viewing the Routes the least turns. The system lets you select the way you Touching View Routes allows you to • "Maximize Freeways", "Minimize want to drive to your destination. Select scroll through and view the various the desired method using the CHANGE Freeways", and "Minimize Toll...
  • Page 47 Driving to Your Destination Say or select Summary to display the NOTE: After calculating the route with the new distance and time to go for each route. method, the system displays a map of • It may take several minutes (the Based on the summary data, you can your current location.
  • Page 48: Viewing The Destination Map

    Driving to Your Destination Viewing the Destination Map Map Screen Touching View Dest. Map displays a When you select OK on the Calculate map of the destination vicinity. Press the route to screen, the map screen CANCEL or NAVI BACK button to appears, showing your highlighted route return.
  • Page 49: Guidance Prompts

    Driving to Your Destination Guidance Prompts NOTE: • You can say “Voice” or select Voice As you get near the maneuver, you will on the screen at any time to be hear a voice reminder, and see a pop-up reminded of the next maneuver. window showing you the maneuver.
  • Page 50: Map Screen Legend

    Black: Verified Street (Mile or km per half inch Light Brown: Unverified Street appears only when you ZOOM IN or OUT.) Landmark Icon (see page 55) Map Scale Honda Dealer Acura Dealer (see page 53) Hospital School ICON Button Grocery Store...
  • Page 51: Guidance Screen

    Driving to Your Destination Guidance Screen Guidance Screen Legend The guidance screen offers an alternative Freeway Exit Information (see page 52) way to view your route information. Direction of Destination, “as the crow flies” (see page 51) Many of the icons and screen features are Vehicle Heading (black indicates North) ( see page 50 ) similar to those on the map screen.
  • Page 52: Distance And Time To Destination

    Driving to Your Destination Distance and Time to Direction List You can see the direction list and the distance to each maneuver. Touch the Destination If you select Directions on the map or Return button to return to the previous guidance screen, the display changes When you select a destination, the screen.
  • Page 53: Exit Info

    Driving to Your Destination Exit Info (Freeway Exit Split Screen Guidance When you get near the maneuver, the map screen changes to: Information) When on route to a destination, you have two display options: single screen You can search freeway exit mode (the factory default) and the split information and add new destinations or screen mode.
  • Page 54: Map Scale

    Driving to Your Destination Map Scale Use the ZOOM buttons or a voice command such as “Display 1/2 mile scale” (see page 124) to change the scale of the map. Zooming in increases the detail, while zooming out gives you a view of a wider area. After changing the scale, give the system a few moments to update the display.
  • Page 55: Map Orientation

    Driving to Your Destination Map Orientation Touch the Map Orientation icon on the The display automatically changes to map screen to switch between the the map screen when you reach your The map can be orientated two ways: destination. Press the MENU button to available orientation, or say “Display •...
  • Page 56: Destination Icon

    1 mile scales. The icons are: You can select most landmark icons by the 1500 block.) Since most cities with the joystick to display the icon’s Honda Dealer Acura Dealer use only a portion of the 100 possible information. See the table on the...
  • Page 57 Driving to Your Destination For some icons you can choose either to show or hide them on the map, while others like Honda Dealers, are always shown. The table below shows the features for each icon type. Some Points of Interest (POIs) like Police Stations are not shown as an icon, but you can still locate the nearest one with the voice command, “Find nearest Police station.”...
  • Page 58: Showing Icons On The Map

    Driving to Your Destination Showing Icons on the Map Icon Options Icon Options This feature allows you to “fine tune” Touching the ICON button on the map Selecting Icon Options displays the some of the icons on the Icon bar (See screen displays the following screen: following screen: Icon Options below for more...
  • Page 59 Driving to Your Destination In the example above, POST OFFICE For instance, let’s assume that your NOTE: hospital is not displayed on the map, and and SCHOOL are selected and will • When viewing the map screen, you you want to make sure that your settings show up on the map.
  • Page 60: Going Off The Route

    Driving to Your Destination Going Off the Route Off-road Tracking By following the dots, you can backtrack to the mapped road you originally left. If you leave the calculated route, If you drive more than half a mile from “Breadcrumbs” may occasionally be “Recalculating...”...
  • Page 61: Viewing/Saving The Current Location

    Driving to Your Destination Viewing/Saving the Current NOTE: To save the location, say “Save current location.” or select Save on the screen. The elevation will not appear when the Location When you select “User 1” or “User 2,” system is temporarily lacking proper Whenever you are on a map screen, you the Edit address book screen with the GPS information.
  • Page 62: Pop-Ups And Disclaimers

    Driving to Your Destination Pop-ups and Disclaimers • Your route passes near an unverified • You are about to enter an unverified area (see Unverified Area Routing on area (see Unverified Area Routing on When you say “OK” in the Calculate page 82).
  • Page 63: Changing The Route

    Driving to Your Destination Changing the Route Waypoints Choose a different destination (other methods): Waypoints allow you to add an interim While on route, you may wish to alter your route, add an interim “Waypoint” “pit stop” while traveling to a •...
  • Page 64 Driving to Your Destination When you enter waypoints, they appear Adding Waypoints Next, select your “Waypoint Category,” on the map screen as small red flags then follow the menu prompts to select a From the Change route by screen, if numbered 1-5.
  • Page 65: Reroute: Avoid Streets

    Driving to Your Destination Reroute: Avoid Streets Reroute: Detour Deleting Waypoints From the Change route by screen, if From the Change route by screen, if Calculates a detour route for you if you you say “Delete” or select Delete, then you say or select Avoid Streets, the encounter an unexpected obstacle such the Select a waypoint to delete screen...
  • Page 66: Changing Your Destination

    Driving to Your Destination Changing Your Destination Using Joystick to Change Cancel Current Route Cancels the current route (and any Destination There are other methods by which you waypoints) and returns you to the map can change or add a waypoint to your While following a calculated route, you screen.
  • Page 67: Entering A Destination From The Menu Screen (While On Route)

    Driving to Your Destination Entering a Destination from the Continue Trip Screen With the desired address displayed, push in on the joystick. The Calculate Menu Screen (while on route) If you restart the vehicle, without having route to screen is displayed. Say or completed your prior trip, you will see If you say “Menu”...
  • Page 68: Information Features

    Information Features Information Screen Voice Command Help There is a tutorial available for the voice command help. Say or select Getting When you say “Information” or press When you say or select Voice started, and the display changes to: the INFO button, the display changes to: Command Help, you will see the following screen: Select the line number of the desired...
  • Page 69: Map Legend

    Information Features Map Legend Calendar When you make a selection, you will see the help commands that can be used You can use the Map legend screens to The Calendar option allows you to with the voice control. You can say or learn the meaning of map features, enter events and be reminded of them in select Read List, and the system will...
  • Page 70: Entering Your Schedule

    Information Features Entering Your Schedule You can scroll through the calendar day Edit Title by day by pushing the joystick or select Say or select Edit Title, then enter the Set your schedule by selecting the day the day by voice. To change the month, name of your title using the on-screen on the calendar, and the display changes say “Next”...
  • Page 71: Calculator

    Information Features Calculator Unit Conversion Done Once you have finished entering the To perform a conversion: When you say or select Calculator, the schedule, say or select Done. The display changes to: 1. Enter a numeric value to be converted Calendar screen is re-displayed and a (for example, 100).
  • Page 72: Key To Zagat Ratings

    Information Features Key to Zagat Ratings • The symbols, if displayed (blue circle), indicate the following When you say or select Key to Zagat information: Ratings, you will see the description of ratings for surveyed restaurants. open on Sunday closed on Sunday open on Monday closed on Monday open for lunch...
  • Page 73: System Set-Up

    System Set-up Setup Mode Setup Screen (first) NOTE: The Setup function consists of two You can have a separate daytime and From any screen, say “Setup” or press different screens that allow you to nighttime setting for brightness. Adjust the SETUP button, and the following change and update information in the each setting when the Display is in screen appears:...
  • Page 74: Display

    System Set-up Display Display How setting affects To override setting But remember: There are two screen display modes: Mode display mode: while driving: Turns off the navigation To “wake up” display, Remember, your route press NAVI TALK display. guidance stops when the button, and select the display is off.
  • Page 75: Guidance Prompts

    System Set-up Guidance Prompts Setup Screen (second) NOTE: To temporarily turn off voice guidance While you drive to your destination, the Say or select More to view additional prompts, select Off for the “Volume” system displays and announces Setup functions and the following setting in Setup.
  • Page 76: Personal Information

    System Set-up Personal Information You may choose to use a Personal Accessing the Address Book List Identification Number (PIN) to protect After selecting Address Book, the From the Setup screen (second), say or your privacy. However, PINs are system prompts you to select User 1 or select Personal Information and the optional, and if you decide to use one, User 2.
  • Page 77 System Set-up Entering an Address Book Edit Name Edit Address After you select User 1 or User 2, You may use the “Name” field to give When you say or select Edit Address, your Address Book list appears: the entry a name or title that you will the display changes to: recognize later, such as “Doctor Smith”...
  • Page 78 System Set-up Places - Allows you to select one of the Edit Phone Number Edit Category Point of Interest (POI) locations already You can enter the telephone number of If desired, you can specify the category stored in the system as one of your the address.
  • Page 79: Home Address

    System Set-up Home Address NOTE: Edit/Delete an Address This feature allows you to select an You may have up to 100 categories. This feature lets you return “Home” address to edit or delete. Once an These are shared between User 1 and from any location simply by saying “Go address is selected, choose the User 2.
  • Page 80: Pin Number

    System Set-up PIN Number Address Book PIN 4. If you have entered the PIN correctly, the display changes to the Please re- If you choose to enter a PIN for the You can set a four-digit PIN (Personal enter new PIN screen. Enter the personal Address Book, you will have to Identification Number) for accessing same number, then touch Done to...
  • Page 81: User Name

    System Set-up Previous Destinations 4. Say or select Done to perform the Go Home PIN deletion, and the display returns to Allows you to delete some or all of your 1. Select Go Home PIN, and the the previous screen. previous destinations.
  • Page 82: System Set-Up

    System Set-up Routing & Guidance If Rerouting is set to Manual, you will hear a tone when the “Off route” From the Setup screen (second), say or message is displayed. Say “Recalculate” select Routing & Guidance and the or touch the Recalc. button on the following screen appears: screen to make the system recalculate your new route.
  • Page 83: Unverified Area Routing

    System Set-up Unverified Area Routing Allows you to receive turn-by-turn map and voice guidance in unverified areas when on route to a destination (see Map Overview on page 6). The chart below illustrates the routing differences with this setting On or Off. Unverified Area Routing: Off (factory default) Unverified Area Routing: On Decision:...
  • Page 84 System Set-up Unverified Area Routing “Off” Unverified Area Routing “On” Unverified Area Routing When driving to your destination, you have the choice of using or not using “unverified” roads. You make this choice in Setup screen (second). The next few pages contain an example of a route to a destination in an unverified area explaining the routing differences found in unverified areas.
  • Page 85 System Set-up With Unverified Area Routing Off, Unverified Area Routing “Off” Unverified Area Routing “On” the driver chose to take a shortcut, and avoid the long route. The moment you enter an unverified street, a caution box appears on the screen, and is read by the voice.
  • Page 86 System Set-up With Unverified Area Routing Off, Unverified Area Routing “Off” Unverified Area Routing “On” you are presented with a blue “vector line” that always points to the destination. You must manually choose streets from the map that will lead to your destination.
  • Page 87: Edit Avoid Area

    System Set-up Edit Avoid Area You can select New Area, or select (by Either select Address or Map Input touch) one of your existing areas to on the Enter avoid area by screen. This function allows you to select areas modify.
  • Page 88: Edit Waypoint Search Area

    System Set-up Say or select Done to return to the Edit Edit Waypoint Search Area area screen. When you return, the When driving on route to your “Vicinity” field is automatically filled in destination, you can select a temporary by the system. Re-edit the area “Name” destination “waypoint”...
  • Page 89: Guidance Mode

    System Set-up Guidance Mode For “Places along the route,” the system looks in front of you within a corridor Allows you to select the guidance width specified by your values for “On display mode: Freeways” or “On Surface Street.” To get to Guidance Mode from the The system checks the upcoming area, Setup screen, select in sequence, based on your input.
  • Page 90: Vehicle

    System Set-up Vehicle Correct Vehicle Position After you have traveled approximately 1/2 mile away from a mapped road, the The system relies on satellites for From the Setup screen (second), say or system will display a series of white select Vehicle and the following screen positioning information.
  • Page 91: System Information

    System Set-up System Information If you choose to do this, follow these NOTE: steps: If you continually have to do this, there From the Setup screen (second), say or are either problems in the database or select System Information and the 1.
  • Page 92: Basic Settings

    System Set-up Basic Settings Keyboard Layout Clock Adjustment Allows you to select the displayed From the Setup screen (second), say or From the Setup screen (second), say or keypad screen: Alphabet or select Basic Settings and the select Clock Adjustment and the QWERTY.
  • Page 93: Auto Daylight Saving Time

    System Set-up The dates that the navi switches Auto Daylight Saving Time Auto Time Zone by GPS between standard and daylight savings Sets automatic daylight saving time On Sets automatic time zone selection by time are stored in the navi software, or Off.
  • Page 94: Time Adjustment

    System Set-up Map Color DST selection (Change DST Time Adjustment schedule) Allows you to choose the map color Adjusts the current time in hours and This option lets you select the schedule from one of four colors for the Day and minutes.
  • Page 95: Menu Color

    System Set-up Menu Color Rear View Camera Rear View Camera Brightness Allows you to choose the menu color Adjustment Your vehicle is equipped with a rear from one of five colors for each Base view camera as shown in the When in reverse, the touch screen, and and Window.
  • Page 96: System Initialization

    System Initialization System Initialization Entering the Security Code Enter the four-digit security code, then select Done. If you have entered it If for any reason, you lose power to the If the battery goes dead or is correctly, the display changes to the navigation system (like the battery was disconnected for any reason, you will Disclaimer screen.
  • Page 97: Gps Initialization

    System Initialization GPS Initialization If the navigation system finds the NOTE: satellites properly, this box clears, and • The average acquiring time is less Depending on the length of time the changes to the Disclaimer screen. If than 10 minutes, but it can take as battery was disconnected, your system within ten minutes the system fails to long as 45 minutes.
  • Page 98: System Limitations

    System Limitations Although your navigation system is one Also, depending on your current view of • Trees, tall buildings, freeway of the most highly sophisticated pieces the sky and the position of the satellites, overpasses, tunnels or overhead of equipment you will find in a modern the elevation may be shown incorrectly.
  • Page 99 System Limitations The destination icon shows the approximate location of the destination. This occurs because a city block can have as many as 100 possible addresses (for example, the 1400 block is followed by the 1500 block.) Since most cities use only a portion of the 100 possible addresses (for example, in the 1400 block, the addresses may only go up to...
  • Page 100: Database Limitations

    Database Limitations You will find that some points of The digitized map database reflects • Road, traffic or traffic facilities interest (POI) may be missing when you conditions as they existed at various points safety, or conditions search the database. This can be caused in time before production.
  • Page 101: Customer Assistance

    (see Map Overview on page 6). Honda dealer. You may also contact Honda Customer Services. Map • For errors in points of interest (POI), coverage information is at the like a business that has changed their Navigation DVD order link, “ordering a...
  • Page 102: Customer Assistance

    Customer Assistance Visiting Your Dealer Obtaining a Navigation • Call Honda Customer Relations (see “Honda Automobile Customer We strive to make this manual as Update DVD Service”) complete as possible and to answer all Honda is continually expanding the questions regarding operation of the •...
  • Page 103: Changing The Dvd

    Customer Assistance Changing the DVD 4. Push the Eject button. The DVD will NOTE: automatically come out. • The system will not play movies or NOTE: other video/audio discs. • Never “sneak preview” a newer The system’s database is stored on a white labeled DVD in the system removable DVD.
  • Page 104: Coverage Areas

    Coverage Areas Map Coverage U.S. Detailed Coverage Areas Colorado Denver/Boulder/Colorado Springs/ The system provides map coverage for Alabama Ski Resorts Metro area - including the following 48 US states, and southern Birmingham/Tuscaloosa Ft. Collins Canada. The US map coverage consists Huntsville of accurately mapped (verified) Connecticut...
  • Page 105 Coverage Areas Pensacola Indiana Maryland Tallahassee Fort Wayne Baltimore/Washington D.C. Metro Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg Metro Gary/Hammond Metro - including Charles and Carroll - including Pasco and Manatee Indianapolis Metro Counties Counties Kokomo Metro Ocean City Vero Beach Northwest Indiana Massachusetts South Bend/Elkhart/Goshen Georgia Boston/Cape Cod Metro...
  • Page 106 Coverage Areas Minnesota New Jersey North Carolina Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Southern New Jersey - including Asheville - including cities in Anoka Scott and Atlantic City/Cape May/Cumberland Charlotte Metro Carver Counties Metro Hickory Moorhead Camden Metro Morgantown Rochester Newark Metro Raleigh-Durham Metro Trenton Metro - including Ocean and Wilmington Mississippi...
  • Page 107 Coverage Areas Pennsylvania Tennessee Virginia Allentown Chattanooga Washington D.C. detailed area Erie Johnson City/Kingsport/Bristol - including Alexandria, Arlington, Gettysburg Knoxville/Farragut Metro Fairfax, Falls Church, Fauquier Harrisburg Memphis Metro - including Desoto County, Fredericksburg City, Lancaster and Tunica Counties Manassas, and additional cities in Philadelphia Metro Nashville Loudoun and Prince William...
  • Page 108: Canada Detailed Coverage Areas

    Coverage Areas Canada Detailed Coverage Areas West Virginia BRITISH COLUMBIA Charleston Greater Vancouver NOTE: Harper’s Ferry Metro Anmore The blue colored city names are not Wisconsin Belcarra included in the USA South DVD. To Bowen Island Appleton obtain coverage for cities listed in blue, Burnaby Beloit you may purchase the gray Canada...
  • Page 109 Coverage Areas Fraser Valley NOVA SCOTIA Niagara Halifax (partial) Abbottsford Fort Erie Chilliwack Grimsby ONTARIO Mission Lincoln Barrie Niagara-on-the-Lake Kingston Victoria Niagara Falls Ottawa-Gatineau Pelham Capital Stratford Port Colborne Central Saanich St Catharines Dufferin Colwood Thorold Orangeville Esquimalt Wainfleet Highlands Durham Welland Langford...
  • Page 110 Coverage Areas Wellington Inter-Town (partial) Coverage Waterloo Wellington Guelph Counties/Districts/Regional Puslinch Municipalities QUÉBEC York Brant Municipalites Regionales de Comte Aurora Bruce Beauharnois-Salaberry East Gwillimbury Chatham-Kent Brome-Missisquoi Georgina Dufferin Coaticook King Elgin La Haute-Yamaska Markham Essex La Vallee-du-Richelieu Newmarket Frontenac Le Haut-Richelieu Richmond Hill Gray Le Haut-St-Laurent...
  • Page 111 Coverage Areas L’assomption Montreal CANADA CONNECTOR ROADS The Cross-Canada Connector Road Charlemagne Montreal allows for travel between the Le Gardeur Rousillon provinces of British Columbia and Repentigny Candiac Quebec in DCA 11. Major Chateauguay La Vallee-du-Richelieu metropolitan city Points of interest Delson Beloeil are also included.
  • Page 112 Coverage Areas Roads in the province of Alberta Roads in the province of Manitoba Hwy-1/Trans Canada Hwy across Hwy-1/Trans Canada Hwy across whole province whole province Hwy-1A from Cochrane to Canmore Hwy-100/Trans Canada Hwy in Hwy-1X from Hwy-1A to Hwy-1/ Winnipeg (partial beltway) Trans Canada Hwy Hwy-75 from Hwy-100/Trans...
  • Page 113: Frequently Asked Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions Map, and Features, Voice Operation, Entering Addresses Problem Solution Why does the Disclaimer screen need to be displayed every The Disclaimer screen reminds you and your guest drivers to always time I start the car? I am the only driver. operate the navigation system in a safe manner.
  • Page 114 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Solution The daytime map screen is dark like the night display mode, Verify the following: The display mode in Setup is set to Auto, and Map Color in Setup is set to Beige for Day. See Display on page 73. and it is hard to see.
  • Page 115 Frequently Asked Questions Guidance, Routing Problem Solution The navi does not route me the same way I would go, or the The navigation system attempts to generate the optimum route. See way some other mapping program displays. Why is this? Changing the Routing Method on page 45.
  • Page 116 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Solution While I drive, my screen shows white dots (“breadcrumbs”) These are called “breadcrumbs.” If you drive more than 1/2 mile from on it. What do they mean? mapped roads, the off-road tracking feature begins to function. See Off-road Tracking on page 59 and 89.
  • Page 117 Frequently Asked Questions Ordering a Navi DVD, Coverage, Map Errors, Limitations Problem Solution I want to buy a new DVD. How do I purchase one? You cannot obtain a new DVD from the dealer. See Obtaining a Navigation Update DVD on page 101. I want to order a DVD.
  • Page 118 Frequently Asked Questions Display, Accessories Problem Solution The display appears dim when starting the car in real cold No, this is normal, and will become brighter after a few minutes. weather. Is there a problem? Rear Camera Problem Solution When I shift gears, the rear camera image is delayed. When shifting into or out of reverse, you may experience delays when the screen image switches between the navi screen and the rear camera image.
  • Page 119 Frequently Asked Questions Problem Solution Go to the Clock Adjustment screen in Setup and simply turn off the auto Daylight savings time occurred, but the navigation system did not change time even though Setup shows “Auto Daylight daylight savings time feature, and adjust your clock using by one Saving Time”...
  • Page 120: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Screen Error Message Solution Navigation system is unable to acquire a proper GPS signal. Make sure there is nothing on the dash blocking the GPS antenna (after- market metallic window tinting or after-market devices placed on the dash, like radar detectors, cell phones, or loose items). If the dashboard is clear of objects, move the vehicle to an open space away from tall buildings, trees, etc.
  • Page 121: Glossary

    Glossary Glossary Digitized Road - A road that appears on GPS - Global Positioning System. A the navigation screen. The road name network of 24 satellites in orbit The following is a glossary of terms will appear at the bottom of the around the earth.
  • Page 122 Glossary Map Matching - The received GPS Outlying Areas - These are rural areas Security Code - Code needed to information allows the navigation that typically have only their main activate the navigation system or system to position the vehicle on the roads mapped.
  • Page 123 Glossary Voice Control - See VR. VP - Vehicle Position. When in map mode, this circular icon shows the vehicle position on the map. Touch this icon to show the latitude, longitude, and elevation of your current position. VR - Voice Recognition. This allows voice control of many of the navigation functions.
  • Page 124: Voice Command Index

    Voice Command Index Global Commands Navigation General How far to the destination? (when on route, tells the distance to The system accepts these commands on Commands destination) any screen. The system accepts these commands on Display destination map (when on Help (reads list of the commands for a map/guidance screen.
  • Page 125: Navigation Display Commands

    Voice Command Index Navigation Display Display: (display the selected icon on Hide: (hide the selected icon from the the screen) screen) Commands The system accepts these commands on gas station gas station a map/guidance screen. restaurant restaurant Display current location post office post office Display north up...
  • Page 126: Find Place Commands

    Find nearest: (find the nearest civic center sewing store selection) convention center shoe store ACURA dealers library sporting goods store HONDA dealers school toy store gas station city hall airport hydrogen station court house automobile club higher education...
  • Page 127: Climate Control Commands

    Voice Command Index Climate Control Commands Chinese restaurant Fan speed down continental restaurant Fan speed # (#:1-7) The system accepts these commands on most screens. fast food Front climate control automatic Climate control full automatic French restaurant Front climate control off (controls temperature to 72 German restaurant Rear climate control automatic...
  • Page 128: Temperature Voice Commands

    Voice Command Index Temperature Voice Radio Voice Commands Radio select XM1 Radio select XM2 Commands The system accepts these commands on most screens. XM channel # (#: 1-255) The system accepts these commands on Audio on most screens. XM channel up Audio off Temperature # degrees (#: 57-87 XM channel down...
  • Page 129: Cd Voice Commands

    Voice Command Index CD Voice Commands DVD Voice Commands DVD track random** (for playing CD only) The system accepts these commands on The system accepts these commands on DVD track repeat** (for playing CD most screens. most screens. only) CD play NOTE: DVD track scan CD play disc # (#:1-6)
  • Page 130: Rear Radio Voice Commands

    Voice Command Index Rear Radio Voice Rear CD Voice Commands Rear radio FM2 preset # (#: 1-6) Rear radio AM preset # (#: 1-6) Commands The system accepts these commands on most screens. Rear radio auto select* The system accepts these commands on most screens.
  • Page 131: Rear Dvd Voice Commands

    Voice Command Index Rear DVD Voice Commands Setup Screen (first) Rear DVD track scan Rear DVD normal play The system accepts these commands on Commands most screens. The system accepts these commands on * Repeating these commands switches Setup screen (first). (For Setup screen NOTE: (toggles) the function between On (second), simply say what is written on...
  • Page 132: On-Screen Commands

    Voice Command Index On-Screen Commands NOTE: • The system will only respond to the names shown in the graphic below. The system accepts these commands on • For instance, to select the letter “A,” you can touch the “A” on the screen, or say any screen.
  • Page 133 Voice Command Index Symbol Assist Definitions NOTE: The term “grave” used for these keys (À, È, Ì, and Ù) is pronounced like “save.” 132 Navigation System...
  • Page 134: Index

    Index ..75 ........70 ...... 99 Accessing the Address Book List Calculator Database Limitations ..40, 44 ........17, 68 .... 80 ADD TO Today’s Destinations Calendar Delete Previous Destination ..40 ......10 ......64 Adding Destinations to the List CANCEL button Delete waypoints ......21, 22, 76 .....
  • Page 135 Index ....... 45 Information Screen Voice Maximize Freeways ........ 130 ......11, 21 Commands MENU button ......21, 26 ........94 ....125 Intersection Menu Color Find Place Commands ........69 ..112 Message Frequently Asked Questions ........12 Microphone ......45 Minimize Freeways .........
  • Page 136 Index ......33, 35 Place Name Selecting the State or ....33 ....... 22, 27 Place Name by Keyword Province .........21, 31, 77 ....24, 29 ......70 Places Selecting the Street Unit Conversion ..21, 39, 77 ........ 11 ......91 Previous Destinations SETUP button Units (mile or km) ..
  • Page 137 License notice GRANT OF SOFTWARE LICENSE. NOT ORIGINATE FROM, AND ARE This EULA grants you the following NOT BINDING ON, MS. license; You have acquired a device (“DEVICE”) No Liability for Certain Damages. EXCEPT that includes software licensed by ALPINE You may use the SOFTWARE only on the AS PROHIBITED BY LAW, MS SHALL ELECTRONICS, INC., from an affiliate of...
  • Page 138 the SOFTWARE after the date you obtain RECOVERY MEDIA. If SOFTWARE is your initial copy of the SOFTWARE provided by ALPINE (“Supplemental Components”). ELECTRONICS,INC., on separate media and labeled “Recovery Media” you may use the Recovery Media solely to restore or •...

This manual is also suitable for:

2007 odyssey navigation system

Table of Contents