Record the serial number, found on the back of the unit, in the spaces designated on the warranty card, and in the space provided below. Refer to the model and serial numbers whenever you call upon your KENWOOD dealer for information or service on the product.
Contents Warning ...3 Safety precautions...4 About CDs...6 General features ...7 Power Selecting the Source Volume Attenuator Loudness System Q Audio Control Speaker Setting Clock Display Adjusting Clock DSI (Disabled System Indicator) Theft Deterrent Faceplate Tuner features ...10 Tuning Mode Tuning Station Preset Memory Auto Memory Entry Preset Tuning...
KENWOOD CORPORATION 2967-3, ISHIKAWA-CHO, HACHIOJI-SHI TOKYO, JAPAN KENWOOD CORP. CERTIFIES THIS EQUIPMENT CONFORMS TO DHHS REGULATIONS N0.21 CFR 1040. 10, CHAPTER 1, SUBCHAPTER J. Location : Bottom Panel FCC WARNING This equipment may generate or use radio frequency energy.
Note that none of the KDC-C100, KDC-C302, C205, C705, and non-Kenwood CD changers can be connected. You can damage both your unit and the CD changer if you connect them incorrectly.
NOTE • If you experience problems during installation, consult your Kenwood dealer. • If the unit does not seem to be working right, try pressing the reset button first. If that does not solve the problem, consult your Kenwood dealer.
About CDs Handling CDs • Don’t touch the recording surface of the CD. • CD-R and CD-RW are easier to damage than a normal music CD. Use a CD-R or a CD-RW after reading the caution items on the package etc. •...
General features Release button (KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019/ KDC-29MR/KDC-217/KDC-217S only) ATT/ LOUD KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019/KDC-29MR/KDC-217/KDC-217S ATT indicator LOUD indicator Clock indicator SYSTEM Q indicator KDC-119/KDC-119S LOUD indicator ATT indicator Clock indicator SYSTEM Q indicator Power Turning ON the Power ¢ Press the [SRC] button. Turning OFF the Power Press the [SRC] button for at least 1 second.
General features Loudness Compensating for low and high tones during low volume. Press the [LOUD] button for at least 1 second. Each time the button is pressed for at least 1 second the Loudness turns ON or OFF. When it’s ON, "LOUD" indicator is ON. System Q You can recall the best sound setting preset for different types of the music.
Select the Speaker type Press the  or [¢] button. Each time the button is pressed the setting switches as shown below. Speaker type Display "SP-F" For the OEM speaker "SP-O" For 6 & 6x9 in. speaker "SP-6" For 5 & 4 in. speaker "SP-5"...
General features Function of the KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019/KDC-29MR/KDC-217/KDC-217S Theft Deterrent Faceplate The faceplate of the unit can be detached and taken with you, helping to deter theft. Removing the Faceplate Press the Release button. The faceplate is unlocked, allowing you to detach it. •...
Tuning Mode Choose the tuning mode. Press the [AUTO] button. Each time the button is pressed the Tuning mode switches as shown below. Tuning mode Display Operation Auto seek "AUTO 1" Automatic search for a station. indicator Preset station "AUTO 2" Search in order of the stations seek indicator...
Tuner features CRSC (Clean Reception System Circuit) Temporarily have reception switched from stereo to mono to reduce multi-path noise when listening to the FM station. Press the [CRSC] button for at least 1 second. Each time the button is pressed CRSC turns ON or OFF. When it's ON, the CRSC indicator is ON.
Playing CD When a CD is inserted Press the [SRC] button. Select the "CD" display. When a CD is inserted, the "IN" indicator is ON. Eject the CD Press the  button. 3 in. (8cm) CD cannot be played. Using an adapter and inserting them into this unit can cause damage.
CD/External disc control features Track Scan Playing the first part of each song on the disc you are listening to and searching for the song you want to listen to. Start Track Scan Press the [SCAN] button. "SCN" indicator is ON. Release it when the song you want to listen to is played Press the [SCAN] button.
Basic Operations of remote Accessory of the KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019 FM/AM/DISC Loading and Replacing the battery Use one lithium battery (CR2025). Insert the batteries with the + and – poles aligned properly, following the illustration inside the case. 4/¢ 2WARNING Store unused batteries out of the reach of children. Contact a doctor immediately if the battery is accidentally swallowed.
Basic Operations of remote Accessory of the KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019 In Tuner source [FM]/ [AM] buttons Select the band. Each time the [FM] button is pressed it switches between the FM1, FM2, and FM3 bands. / [¢] buttons Tune up or down band. In Disc source / [¢] buttons Doing track forward and backward.
Accessories External view External view ... Number of items ...1 ...2 (KDC-219/KDC-2019V/KDC-2019/ KDC-217/KDC-217S only) The use of any accessories except for those provided might result in damage to the unit. Make sure only to use the accessories shipped with the unit, as shown above. Installation Procedure 1.
Connecting Wires to Terminals KENWOOD disc changer control input (KDC-219/2019V/2019/29MR only) If no connections are made, do not let the wire come out from the tab. Connect either to the power control terminal when using the optional power amplifier, or to the antenna control terminal in the vehicle.
Installation ■ Installation Firewall or metal support Screw (M4X8) (commercially available) Metal mounting strap Self-tapping screw (commercially available) (commercially available) Make sure that the unit is installed securely in place. If the unit is unstable, it may malfunction (for example, the sound may skip). ■...
Installation ■ Removing the hard rubber frame Engage the catch pins on the removal tool and remove the two locks on the lower level. Lower the frame and pull it forward as shown in the figure. Lock Accessory2 Removal tool When the lower level is removed, remove the upper two locations.
Troubleshooting Guide What might seem to be a malfunction in your unit may just be the result of slight misoperation or miswiring. Before calling service, first check the following table for possible problems. General The power does not turn ON.01 ✔...
• Even though the disc changer is connected, the Disc Changer source is not ON, with "AVin" showing in the display during the Changer Mode. • Even though no device (KCA-S210A, CA-C1AX, KDC-CPS87, KDC-CX87, KDC-CPS85, KDC-CX85, KDC-CPS82 or KDC-CX82) is connected, the Auxiliary input is entered when switching modes.
The messages shown below display your systems condition. E-01: No disc magazine has been loaded in the changer. The disc magazine is not completely loaded. ➪ Load the disc magazine properly. No CD in the unit. ➪ Insert the CD. E-02: No disc has been loaded in the disc magazine.