Philips CEM3100 User Manual
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  • Page 1 Always there to help you Register your product and get support at CEM3100/12 Question? Contact Philips User manual...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Turn beep sound on/off Select blackout setting Turn demo mode on/off 1 Important Dimmer Safety Dance Notice Rear Aux LCD Color Audiobook 2 Your car audio system Reset Introduction What's in the box 8 Additional information Overview of the main unit Overview of the remote control Detach the front panel Replace fuse...
  • Page 4: Important

    Any changes or modifications made to this caused by failure to follow instructions, the device that are not expressly approved by warranty does not apply. Philips Consumer Lifestyle may void the user’s • This apparatus is designed for negative authority to operate the equipment. ground (earth) 12 V DC operation only.
  • Page 5 Please observe the local regulations regarding the disposal of packaging materials, exhausted batteries and old 2012 © Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. All equipment. rights reserved. Specifications are subject to change without notice. Trademarks are the property of Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V.
  • Page 6: Your Car Audio System

    Check and identify the contents of your package: a Main unit (with a sleeve) Congratulations on your purchase, and welcome to Philips! To fully benefit from the b Remote control support that Philips offers, register your product c Front panel at d Trim plate e Carrying case for front panel Introduction...
  • Page 7: Overview Of The Main Unit

    Overview of the main unit • Turn the unit on or off. a SOURCE • Confirm selection. • Select audio source. • Mute or unmute sound. • Display LCD color. • Rotate to adjust volume. b MENU • Access system menu. • Select tuner band.
  • Page 8: Overview Of The Remote Control

    Overview of the remote • USB socket. control h MP3 LINK • Connect external audio device. • Turn on or off Maximizing volume. • View clock. j DBB • Turn on or off Dynamic Bass Boost (DBB) sound. • Access to tuner auto store. • Select preset radio station No.6.
  • Page 9: Get Started

    Never connect speaker wires with stripes Always follow the instructions in this chapter in to one another. sequence. If you contact Philips, you will be asked for the Connection: for cars with ISO model and serial number of your apparatus. The connectors model number and serial number are on the bottom of your apparatus.
  • Page 10: Mount Into The Dashboard

    Green/black Left speaker (Rear) Connector Connect to strip Antenna ANTENNA White/black Left speaker (Front) Front right FRONT LINE OUT R strip speaker (Socket) Gray/black Right speaker (Front) Front left FRONT LINE OUT L strip (Socket) speaker Purple/black Right speaker (Rear) Rear right REAR LINE OUT R strip...
  • Page 11 • If you disconnect the car battery in a car that has an on-board drive or navigation computer, the computer may lose its memory. • If the car battery is not disconnected, to avoid short-circuit, ensure that the bare wires do not touch each other. Ensure that car dashboard opening is within these measurements: Place the supplied rubber cushion over the...
  • Page 12: Install Remote Control Battery

    Reconnect the negative terminal of the car Close the battery compartment. battery. Attach the front panel Attach the trim plate. Insert the right side of the panel in the chassis until it is correctly engaged. Press the left side of the panel until the mechanism locks it into place.
  • Page 13: Listen To Radio

    4 Listen to radio View clock In any mode, press and hold MAX SOUND until the clock is displayed. • Press any key to cancel the clock display. Tune to a radio station Press SOURCE repeatedly to select radio mode. Press BAND or repeatedly to select band: [FM1], [FM2], [FM3], [AM1], or...
  • Page 14: Store Radio Stations In Memory

    Press MENU repeatedly until [LOCAL] is Play with RDS displayed. Rotate to select a setting: The RDS (Radio Data System) function [LOCAL ON] (local on): Only • operates only in areas with FM stations stations with strong signal can be broadcasting RDS signals.
  • Page 15: Select Alternate Frequencies

    CULTURE Culture, religion and [REG Only stations in current region can society be tuned to automatically. SCIENCE [REG Science All stations can be tuned to OFF] automatically. VARIED Entertainment programs POP M Pop music Press MENU. ROCK M Rock music repeatedly until [REG] is Press EASY M...
  • Page 16: Play Audio Files

    5 Play audio files Set RDS clock You can use time signal that is broadcast together with the RDS signal to set the clock of Note the unit automatically. Press MENU. • Ensure that the disc or device contains playable files. repeatedly until [CT] is Press displayed. Rotate to select a setting: Play a disc • [CT ON]: turn on the RDS clock.
  • Page 17: Play From Usb

    • iPod classic (2nd generation) Play from USB • iPod touch (1st generation) • iPod touch (2nd generation) • iPod touch (3rd generation) Note • iPod video (30GB & 80GB) • Ensure that the USB device contains playable music. Works with: •...
  • Page 18: Play Options

    • iPod control mode: Use the buttons/ Rotate to select anther track in current touch screen on iPod/iPhone to folder. control the music. Press to confirm. • Audio control mode: Use the control Search in other folder buttons on car audio to control the Press music.
  • Page 19: Connect External Sound Source

    6 Adjust sound Rotate to select a setting: • [SHUFFLE FLD]: start random play for all tracks in the current folder. • [SHUFFLE ALL]: start random play for all tracks. • [SHUFFLE OFF] : cancel shuffle play. Adjust volume Connect external sound Turn clockwise/counterclockwise to increase/ source...
  • Page 20: Select Preset Equalizer

    • [BASS] range: -7 to +7. Switch music listening zone • [BASS CFQ] (bass center frequency) range: 60, 80, 100, 200. Philips’ innovative Zone technology enables • [MIDDLE] range: -7 to +7. driver or passengers to enjoy music with the • [MIDDLE CFQ] (middle center best speakers balance and experience more frequency) range: 0.5k, 1.0k, 1.5k, 2.5k.
  • Page 21: Adjust System Settings

    7 Adjust system » The screen shows current Demo mode setting. settings Rotate to select a setting: • [DEMO ON]: Turn on the demo mode. When the unit is idle for more than 120 seconds, all functions are displayed. • [DEMO OFF]: Turn off the demo Turn beep sound on/off mode.
  • Page 22: Lcd Color

    Rotate to select a setting: Note • [FAST] • [SLOW] • To support telephone call with this unit, connect TEL MUTING wire to your hands-free kit and audio out • [NORMAL] jack to the REAR AUX in jack of the unit. Reset LCD Color You can reset the unit to its default setting.
  • Page 23: Additional Information

    Note • If the new fuse gets damaged again, there may be an internal malfunction. Consult your Philips dealer. Remove the unit Store the panel in the supplied carrying case to protect it from dirt or damage.
  • Page 24: Product Information

    9 Product • USB flash players: USB 1.1 host with interface reading all speed support information (1.1, 2.0) Supported formats: • USB or memory file format: FAT16, FAT32 Note • MP3 bit rate (data rate): 32-320 Kbps and variable bit rate • Product information is subject to change without prior • WMA V4, V7, V8, V9 (L1, L2) notice.
  • Page 25: Troubleshooting

    USB data error. Check the USB device. apparatus, check the following points before requesting service. If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips web site (www. When you contact Philips, ensure that your apparatus is nearby and the model number and serial number are available.
  • Page 26 11 Glossary A file 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. WMA (Windows Media Audio) An audio format owned by Microsoft, is a part of Microsoft Windows Media technology.
  • Page 28 Specifications are subject to change without notice © 2012 Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. All rights reserved. CEM3100_12_UM_V3.0...

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