The "STMO" function enables you to switch back and forth between mono and stereo playback.
This is especially useful when the stereo signal of the selected radio station doesn't carry an
ideal strength. In order to activate the "STMO" function, please press the screen button "STMO"
once briefly. Then the colour changes from white to grey again and the radio signal is briefly
In order to deactivate the "STMO" function again, please press the screen button "STMO" briefly
once more. Then the colour of the button changes from white to grey again and the radio signal
is briefly interrupted.
RDS is an information system whose signals are additionally broadcast by most FM stations.
With RDS programs, the name of the program appears as an abbreviation on the display.
Further information, such as frequency, time and program type (PTY) can be faded in. An RDS
program will be broadcast by several senders on different frequencies (alternative frequencies).
If an RDS program has been selected, the device automatically switches to the alternative
frequency that can be received most clearly, as long as that is available and the AF function
(section 13.6) has been turned on.
You can read the RDS information when the monitor is open. The time, RDS station name and
frequency will appear on the display.
14.12 Traffic announcements ("TA", traffic program, "TP")
To activate the traffic announcement program, please press the "TP" button
message "TA" will appear on the display and the readiness for announcements is turned on.
To deactivate the traffic announcements, press the "TP" button
again. The message "TA"
disappears and the readiness for announcements has been switched off.