Select the band, then press
to search for the station.
Scanning stops when the unit receives a
station. Repeat this procedure until the
desired station is received.
you know the frequency of the station you want to
listen to, press and hold
-/+ to locate the
approximate frequency, then press
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.
Radio band, Function
Frequency*2 (Program service name), Preset
number, Clock, RDS data
1 "TA" flashes during traffic information. ''TP'' lights
up while such
station is received.
*2 While receiving the RDS station,
on the left of the frequency indication.
To change display items
This unit automatically provides RDS services as
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 long-distance voyage
without having to retune the same station
(Traffic Announcement)ITP (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.
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
Setting AF and TA
repeatedly until the
desired setting appears.
activate AF and deactivate TA.
activate TA and deactivate AF.
activate both AF and TA.
deactivate both AF and TA.
Storing RDS stations with the AF and
You can preset RDS stations along with the AF/
TA setting. If you use the BTM function, only
RDS stations are stored with the same AFITA
If you preset manually, you can preset both RDS
and non-RDS stations with the AF/TA setting for
1 Set AFrrA, then store the station with BTM or
With AF or TA on, the emergency
announcements will automatically interrupt the
currently selected source.
you adjust the volume level during
announcement, that level will be stored into memory
for subsequent traffic announcements, independently
from the regular volume level.