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Philips CE138 User Manual

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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Always there to help you Register your product and get support at CE138 Question? Contact Philips User manual...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 Safety 9 Adjust sound 2 Your car audio system 10 Additional information Introduction Reset the system What's in the box Replace the fuse Overview of the system 11 Product Information 3 Install the car audio system Connect wires 12 Troubleshooting Mount into the dashboard Attach the front panel...
  • Page 4: Safety

    1 Safety Read and understand all instructions before you use this device. If damage is caused by failure to follow instructions, the warranty does not apply. ‡ 0RGLÀFDWLRQ RI WKH SURGXFW FRXOG UHVXOW in hazardous radiation of EMC or other unsafe operation.
  • Page 5: Your Car Audio System

    Congratulations on your purchase, and .m4p, .mp4, and .aac) ZHOFRPH WR 3KLOLSV 7R IXOO\ EHQHÀW IURP WKH :0$ ÀOHV LQ ORVVOHVV IRUPDW support that Philips offers, register your product at What's in the box Introduction Check and identify the contents of the package: With this system, you can: ‡...
  • Page 6: Overview Of The System

    Overview of the system t srq l k j i h d LCD screen ‡ Unlock the front panel. ‡ Connect to a USB storage device. ‡ For .wma and .mp3 tracks, press to ‡ Connect to a compatible iPod/iPhone. select the previous folder.
  • Page 7 ‡ In radio mode, press and hold to store ‡ For .wma and .mp3 tracks on a storage the current radio station at channel device, press to access the track list. No. 6. ‡ Press to access the music menu of an iPod/iPhone.
  • Page 8 ‡ Press to enable or disable the maximum volume. ‡ Press and hold to enable or disable the DBB (dynamic bass boost) sound effect. t BAND ‡ Press repeatedly to select a tuner band. u Slot for SD/SDHC card ‡ Insert an SD/SDHC card.
  • Page 9: Install The Car Audio System

    3 Install the car Connect wires audio system Note ‡ Make sure that all loose leads are insulated with electrical tape. ‡ Caution Consult a professional to connect wires as instructed below. ‡ Use the controls only as stated in this user manual. Check the car's wiring carefully and connect them to the the supplied ISO Always follow the instructions in this chapter in...
  • Page 10: Mount Into The Dashboard

    &RQQHFW WKH DQWHQQD DQG DPSOLÀHU DV Mount into the dashboard illustrated, if applicable. ‡ If the car does not have an on-board drive or navigation computer, disconnect the negative terminal of the car battery. REAR ‡ If the car battery is not disconnected, to avoid short-circuit, make sure that the bare wires do not touch each other.
  • Page 11: Attach The Front Panel

    Install the sleeve into the dashboard and Attach the trim plate. EHQG WKH WDEV RXWZDUG WR À[ WKH VOHHYH Reconnect the negative terminal of the car battery. Slide the unit into the sleeve until you hear a "click". Attach the front panel Insert the notch on the front panel to the chassis on the main unit.
  • Page 12: Detach The Front Panel

    Detach the front panel Note ‡ Before you insert an SD/SDHC card or reset the system, detach the front panel. ‡ Before you detach the front panel, make sure that the system is turned off. Press to release the front panel. Pull the front panel outwards to remove it.
  • Page 13: Get Started

    Press to turn on the system. Rotate clockwise to set the minute. » [PHILIPS] is displayed and then [SELECT OPERATING REGION] Display the clock (select a radio region) scrolls. Press and hold /DISP until [CLK] and the set When one of the following options is clock are displayed.
  • Page 14: Mute The Button Beep

    Press repeatedly to select a listening zone. Mute the button beep The beep sound of buttons is enabled by default. Press and hold to access the system menu. Press repeatedly until [BEEP ON] or [BEEP OFF] is displayed. ‡ [BEEP ON]: Enable the beep sound of buttons.
  • Page 15: Listen To Radio

    5 Listen to radio Search for a radio station Search for a radio station automatically Select a tuner region Press to search for the previous or next radio station with strong signals. You can select a radio region that matches your location.
  • Page 16: Play With Rds

    Press to access the list of program Store radio stations manually types. Press BAND, , or repeatedly to Rotate to select a program type, and select a tuner band. then press WR FRQÀUP Tune to the radio station that you want to Item Program type Description...
  • Page 17 Use alternate frequencies If the signal of an RDS station is poor, enable ‡ :KHQ D WUDIÀF DQQRXQFHPHQW FXWV LQ \RX FDQ SUHVV the AF (Alternate Frequency) function to search to switch the system to the previous mode. for another station that broadcasts the same program.
  • Page 18: Play From A Storage Device

    6 Play from a Control play storage device Button Function Press repeatedly to select a folder. Pause or resume play. Press to play the previous or next track. Press and hold to rewind a track or search forward fast. Press repeatedly to display /DISP available information about the current track.
  • Page 19 Switch folders for a track Press to access the folder list. » The name of current folder scrolls.. Rotate to toggle through folders. Press to select the folder. » 7KH V\VWHP VWDUWV SOD\LQJ WKH ÀUVW WUDFN under the folder.
  • Page 20: Play From An Ipod/Iphone

    » The system starts playing tracks that 7 Play from an are stored on your iPod/iPhone. iPod/iPhone Note ‡ Before you disconnect the iPod/iPhone, switch the system to another source. Note ‡ During play, no audio signals are transferred through the headphone socket of your iPod/iPhone.
  • Page 21: Charge Your Ipod/Iphone

    Search for a track After accessing the iPod/iPhone menu, you can VHOHFW D VSHFLÀF WUDFN TXLFNO\ Press to access the iPod/iPhone menu. » [PLAYLIST] scrolls. Rotate to select a category. Press to access the list of tracks under the category. »...
  • Page 22: Listen To An External Player

    8 Listen to an external player You can use the system to amplify the audio input from an external player, for example, MP3 player. MP3-LINK Press AS/SOURCE repeatedly to switch the source to [MP3--LINK]. Connect an MP3 link cable to ‡...
  • Page 23: Adjust Sound

    9 Adjust sound The following operations are applicable to all supported media. Button Function Rotate to increase or decrease the volume level. Press to mute the speakers or release them from mute status. Press to enable or disable the maximum volume. Press and hold to enable or disable the Dynamic Bass Boost (DBB) effect.
  • Page 24: Additional Information

    10 Additional Insert a new fuse with the same VSHFLÀFDWLRQV  $  information REAR Reset the system If the system works abnormally, reset the system to factory default settings. Note ‡ If the fuse gets damaged immediately after it is replaced, an internal malfunction may occur.
  • Page 25: Product Information

    11 Product Information Note ‡ 6SHFLÀFDWLRQV DUH VXEMHFW WR FKDQJH ZLWKRXW SULRU notice. General Power supply 12 V DC (11 V - 16 V), negative ground Fuse 15 A Suitable speaker 4 - 8 impedance Maximum power 50 W x 4 channels output Continuous power 22 W x 4 RMS...
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting

    If you encounter problems when using this product, check the following points before requesting service. If the problem remains unsolved, go to the Philips Web page ( When you contact the Consumer Care, make sure that the product is nearby and the model number and serial number are available.
  • Page 27: Notice

    13 Notice Environmental information All unnecessary packaging has been omitted. We have tried to make the packaging easy to separate into three materials: cardboard (box), $Q\ FKDQJHV RU PRGLÀFDWLRQV PDGH WR WKLV polystyrene foam (buffer) and polyethylene device that are not expressly approved by (bags, protective foam sheet.) WOOX Innovations may void the user’s Your system consists of materials which can...
  • Page 28: Copyright

    Copyright 2014 © WOOX Innovations Limited. All rights reserved. Philips and the Philips’ Shield Emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V. and are used by WOOX Innovations Limited under license from Koninklijke Philips N.V. 6SHFLÀFDWLRQV DUH VXEMHFW WR FKDQJH ZLWKRXW notice.
  • Page 29: Glossary

    14 Glossary $ ÀOH IRUPDW ZLWK D VRXQG GDWD FRPSUHVVLRQ system. MP3 is the abbreviation of Motion Picture Experts Group 1 (or MPEG-1) Audio Layer 3. Secure Digital. A type of memory card with a ÁDVK PHPRU\ SDHC Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) is a type RI ÁDVK PHPRU\ FDUG EDVHG RQ WKH 6'$  VSHFLÀFDWLRQ 7KH 6'$  VSHFLÀFDWLRQ HQDEOHV SD cards to reach higher capacities from 4GB...
  • Page 30 WOOX Innovations, and is the manufacturer of the product. WOOX Innovations is the warrantor in relation to the product with which this booklet was packaged. Philips and the Philips Shield Emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V.

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