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Kenwood KDC-BT8041U Instruction Manual

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© B64-4160-00/00 (EW/ E2W)


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  • Page 1 CD-RECEIVER KDC-BT8041U KDC-BT8141U INSTRUCTION MANUAL © B64-4160-00/00 (EW/ E2W)
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    • The “AAC” logo is trademark of Dolby Laboratories. • The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Kenwood Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.
  • Page 3: Before Use

    • If you experience problems during installation, consult your Kenwood dealer. • When you purchase optional accessories, check with your Kenwood dealer to make sure that they work with your model and in your area. • Characters that conform to ISO 8859-1 can be displayed.
  • Page 4: Basic Operation

    Turn the knob to adjust the volume. Attenuator [ATT] Turning the volume down quickly. When the volume is reduced, the “ATT” indicator flashes. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U [ATT] Disc slot Faceplate release Releases the faceplate lock so that it can be removed. [SRC] Refer to the following diagram when reattaching the faceplate.
  • Page 5: Tuner Functions

    Subwoofer output Control knob Switches between ON (“SUBWOOFER ON”) and OFF (“SUBWOOFER OFF”) each time pushing toward down for at least 2 seconds. ⁄ • This function requires the setting made in “MENU” > “SWPRE” of <Function Control> (page 6). Function Control [FNC] Pressing this button allows you to set various...
  • Page 6: Function Control

    “OFF”*/ “ON” “Seek Mode” “Auto1”*/ “Auto2”/ “Manual” “AF” “OFF”/ “ON”* KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Entry Setting overview 1 sec. Sets security code Sets the source selection method. When set to “ON”, allows you to select music in the manner similar to that of the iPod.
  • Page 7 Category Item Setting “Regional” “OFF”/ “ON”* “Auto TP Seek” “OFF”/ “ON”* “MONO” “OFF”*/ “ON” “Name Set” “Russian”* “OFF”/ “ON”* “Scroll” “Auto”/ “Manual”* “Built in AUX” “OFF”*/ “ON” “Power OFF” “-----”/ “20min”*/ “40min”/ “60min” “CD Read” “1”*/ “2” “Audio Preset” “DEMO Mode” “OFF”/ “ON”* DISP >...
  • Page 8 Function Control *Factory setting * Function of KDC-BT8141U. * Function of KDC-BT8041U. Displayed item is depending on currently selected source or mode. The mark in Condition column shows the condition to which the item is displayed. : Can be set in other than standby state.
  • Page 9: Display Settings

    Name Set mode closes. • Media that you can attach a name to - Internal CD player: 10 discs • You can change the name of a CD by the same operation you used to name it.
  • Page 10: About Display Type

    • 1 Text display part 2 Status display 3 Icon display part 4 Spectrum Analyzer display 5 Clock display 6 Display (varied depending on the source) KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Text Display Selection Changing the text display. In Tuner source Information Program Service name (FM) Title &...
  • Page 11 In Auxiliary input source Information Auxiliary input name Spectrum Analyzer & Clock Clock Date Blank In Bluetooth audio source Information Bluetooth audio Spectrum Analyzer & Clock Clock Date Blank Enter Text Display Selection mode (In Display Type A/ B/ C/ D/ F) Select “DISP”...
  • Page 12: Music Disc/Audio File Operation

    • Music Select cannot be performed during Random play. • Set the iPod mode in “MENU” > “iPod Mode” of <Function Control> (page 6). KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Function of remote control Direct Music Search Searchs the music by entering the track number.
  • Page 13: Tuner Operation

    Tuner Operation Station Preset Memory Putting a station in the memory. Select the frequency to put in the memory Push the Control knob towards right or left. Enter Preset Memory mode Select “P.MEM”. For how to select Function Control item, refer to <Function Control>...
  • Page 14: Pty (Program Type)

    • This function cannot be used during a traffic bulletin or AM reception. • When the selected Program Type is not found, “No PTY” is displayed. Select another Program Type. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Program Type preset Putting the Program Type in the Preset button memory and quick recall.
  • Page 15: Changing Language For Pty Function

    Changing Language for PTY Function Selecting the Program Type display language as follows; Language Display Language English “English” Norwegian Spanish “Spanish” Portuguese French “French” Swedish Dutch “Dutch” German Enter PTY mode Refer to <PTY (Program Type)> (page 14). Enter Changing Language mode Press the [TI] button.
  • Page 16: Operation Of Hands-Free Phoning

    Operate your cell-phone to return to the hands-free talk mode. Adjusting the Voice Volume during a Call Turn the [AUD] knob. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Call waiting Answering Another Incoming Call with the Current Call Suspended Press the [AUD] knob.
  • Page 17: Making A Call

    Making a call Enter dialing method mode Press the [ATT] button for at least 1 second. Select a dialing method Press the Control knob. "DIAL" » "INITIAL" » "P-BOOK" » "OUT-CALL" » "IN- CALL" » "MIS-CALL" Methods of operations in the above modes are described below.
  • Page 18: Calling A Number In The Call Log

    • Both the name and category requires registration of a voice tag. (page 28) • Audio sound is not output during voice recognize. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Registering to the Preset Dial Number List Enter the phone number you wish to register...
  • Page 19: Bluetooth Audio Operation

    Bluetooth Audio Operation Before Use • For details on the Bluetooth Audio player which can be connected, see <About the Bluetooth Audio player> (page 33). • You need to register your Bluetooth Audio player before using it with this unit. For more details, see <Registering Bluetooth device>...
  • Page 20: Other Functions

    3. Exit Security Code mode Press the [FNC] button. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Entering Security Code The Security Code is required to use the audio unit when the unit is first used after removed from the battery power source or the Reset button is pressed.
  • Page 21: Manual Clock Adjustment

    Manual Clock Adjustment Select Clock Adjustment item during Menu mode (In Standby mode) Select the “Clock Adjust” display. For how to select Function Control items, refer to <Function Control> (page 6). Enter Clock adjustment mode Press the Control knob for at least 1 second. The clock display blinks.
  • Page 22: Audio Adjustments

    Press any button. Press a button other than the [AUD] knob or [0] and [ATT] button. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Adjusting the detail of Audio Control Among the Basic Audio items, you can adjust the Bass level, Middle level, and Treble level in detail.
  • Page 23: Audio Setup

    Audio Setup You can set Sound system , such as follows; Adjustment Item Display Front High Pass Filter “HPF-F” Rear High Pass Filter “HPF-R” Low Pass Filter “LPF” Subwoofer Phase “SW PHASE” Volume offset “VOL-OFFSET” Loudness “LOUD” Dual Zone System “2 ZONE”...
  • Page 24: Audio Preset Memory

    • The following items cannot be registered. Volume, Balance, Fader, Loudness, Volume offset, Dual Zone System, Rear Volume KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Audio Preset Recall Recalling the sound setup registered by <Audio Preset Memory> (page 24). Select the source For how to select source item, refer to <Power/...
  • Page 25: Bluetooth Setup

    Start registering a unit by operating the Bluetooth device By operating the Bluetooth device, register the hands-free unit or audio player (pairing). Select “KENWOOD BT CD/R-2P2” from the list of connected units. Enter a PIN code Input the PIN code registered as mentioned in <Registering PIN Code>...
  • Page 26: Registering Pin Code

    ⁄ • By default, "0000" is specified. • A PIN code can be specified with up to eight digits. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Downloading the Phone Book Download the phone book data from the cell- phone to this unit so that you can use the Phone Book of this unit.
  • Page 27: Selecting The Bluetooth Device You Wish To

    Enter Bluetooth Firmware update mode Press the Control knob for at least 1 second. The firmware version appears. Exit Bluetooth Firmware update mode Press the [FNC] button. ⁄ • For how to update the firmware, access our website. English...
  • Page 28: Adding A Voice Dialing Command

    (page 42) Select “CHK” (Play) Press the Control knob. Play the registered voice and return to step 2. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U Select “DEL” (Delete) Delete a voice tag Press the Control knob. Turn the Control knob to select “YES”, and then press the Control knob.
  • Page 29: Downloading The Sms

    Downloading the SMS Download the short message (SMS) arrived at the cell-phone so that it can be read on this unit. Enter SMS download mode Select “BT” > “SMS” > “SMSDL”. For how to select Function Control item, refer to <Function Control>...
  • Page 30: Basic Operations Of Remote Control

    • Refer to <Audio Control> (page 22) for the operation method, such as the procedures for Audio control and others operations. Dual Zone control Dual zone system on and off Rear channel volume control KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U In Tuner source Band select Station select Recall preset stations DIRECT...
  • Page 31 Receiving a call Answer the call Switch between the private talk mode and the hands-free talk mode [38] Call waiting Answer Another Incoming Call with the Current Call Suspended Answer another Incoming Call after Terminating the Current Call [SRC] Continu the Current Call During a call End the call [SRC]...
  • Page 32: Appendix

    • When the iPod is connected to this unit, “KENWOOD” or “✓” is displayed on the iPod to indicate that you cannot operate the iPod. • When the USB device is connected to this unit, it can be charged up provided that this unit is powered.
  • Page 33 PBAP (Phonebook Access Profile) SYNC (Synchronization Profile) For the cell-phones verified for compatibility, access the following URL: ⁄ • The units supporting the Bluetooth function have been certified for conformity with the Bluetooth Standard following the procedure prescribed by Bluetooth SIG.
  • Page 34 You can output a beep from the speaker when a call comes in. “ON” : Beep is heard. “OFF” : Beep is canceled. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U • Display If this unit is not operated at least 5 seconds with “OFF” selected, the display turns off. During a setup mode, the display will not turn off even if 5 seconds lapse.
  • Page 35: Laser Product

    • AF (Alternative Frequency) When the reception is poor, automatically alternate to another frequency broadcasting the same program in the same RDS network with better reception. • Russian (Russian language setting) When this is set to ON, the following character strings are displayed in Russian: Folder name/ File name/ Song title/ Artist name/ Album name/ Phonebook/ Short message...
  • Page 36: Accessories/ Installation Procedure

    Therefore, the speaker wire should be checked. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U • Make sure that all wire connections are securely made by inserting jacks until they lock completely. • If your vehicle’s ignition does not have an ACC position, or...
  • Page 37: Connecting Wires To Terminals

    Rear output/ Sub Woofer output FM/AM antenna input (JASO) AUX input (Stereo) Use the mini-plug which is stereo type and does not have any resistance. To connect the Kenwood navigation system, MUTE consult your navigation manual. Connect either to the power control terminal when using the optional power amplifier, or to the P.CONT...
  • Page 38 Gray Gray/Black White White/Black Green Green/Black KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U 2WARNING Connecting the ISO Connector Functions The pin arrangement for the ISO connectors depends on the type of vehicle you drive. Make sure to make the proper connections to prevent damage to the unit.
  • Page 39: Installation/Removing The Unit

    Installation/Removing the Unit Installation Metal mounting strap (commercially available) Firewall or metal support Bend the tabs of the mounting sleeve with a screwdriver or similar utensil and attach it in place. Self-tapping screw (commercially available) Screw (M4 × 8 mm) (commercially available) ⁄...
  • Page 40 Peel the release coated paper of double-face adhesive tape to fix on the place shown above. Adjust the direction of the microphone to the driver. ⁄ • Install the microphone as far as possible from the cell- phone. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U...
  • Page 41: Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting Guide Some functions of this unit may be disabled by some settings made on this unit. • Cannot set up the subwoofer. • Cannot set up the High Pass Filter. • Cannot set up the Fader. • No Audio control effect on AUX. •...
  • Page 42 ✔ The person uttering the voice tag is not the one who registered the it. ☞ Only the voice of the person who registered the voice tag can be recognized. KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U The messages shown below display your systems condition. TOC Error: The CD is quite dirty.
  • Page 43 USB ERROR (Blink): Some trouble may have occurred to the connected USB device. ➪ Remove the USB device, then cycle the power switch to ON. If the same display is repeated, use another USB device. iPod Error: Connection to the iPod has failed. ➪...
  • Page 44: Specifications

    : PBAP (Phonebook Access Profile) : SYNC (Synchronization Profile) : SPP (Serial Port Profile) : A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile) : AVRCP (Audio/Video Remote Control Profile) KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U CD player section Laser diode : GaAlAs Digital filter (D/A) : 8 Times Over Sampling...
  • Page 45 Audio section Maximum output power : 50 W x 4 Full Bandwidth Power (at less than 1% THD) : 30 W x 4 Speaker Impedance : 4 – 8 Ω Tone action Bass : 100 Hz ±8 dB Middle : 1 kHz ±8 dB Treble : 10 kHz ±8 dB Preout level / Load (CD) : 2500 mV/10 kΩ...
  • Page 48 1999/5/EY oleellisten vaatimusten ja sitä koskevien direktiivin muiden ehtojen mukainen. Slovensko S tem Kenwood izjavlja, da je ta KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U v skladu z osnovnimi zahtevami in ostalimi ustreznimi predpisi Direktive 1999/5/EC. Slovensky Spoločnosť Kenwood týmto vyhlasuje, že KDC-BT8041U/ KDC-BT8141U spĺňa zákldné...

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