How to operate the DVD player
1. Before using the DVD player
This unit can output the high quality images and high quality digital sound of DVD videos. It is
also possible to switch between different languages recorded on the DVD video (dubbing,
subtitles, etc.), and with videos having several angles of the same scene recorded, the
preferred angle can be selected and played.
DVD video characteristics
About multiple languages
Some DVD discs have dialog recorded in several different languages. On these discs, the
language can be switched during playback in the same way as multilingual TV broadcasts.
This river, which runs through
the center of the town is...
Cette riviere, laquelle court au
travers le centre de la ville est...
About multiple angles
Some DVD discs have a single scene recorded from several different angles (multiple angle),
and the preferred angle can be switched during playback.
* Depending on the disc, multiple angles may not be recorded.
The angle of the image is changed.
This unit includes copyright protection technology used in accordance with US
patents and other intellectual property rights owned by Macrovision Corporation
and other entities. Use of this copyright protected technology requires approval
from Macrovision Corporation and the technology must not be used for audiovisual
purposes aside from general household use without special approval from
Macrovision Corporation. Modification and disassembly of this technology is
prohibited.
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About subtitles
Some DVD discs have subtitles recorded in several different languages, and the subtitles can
be switched during playback. The video can also be played without any subtitles displayed.
About discs
About playable discs
Playable disc types and their marks
Size/playing surface
Maximum playing time
12cm/single-sided
single-layer
double-layer
<MPEG2>
133 min.
242 min.
12cm/double-sided
single-layer
double-layer
266 min.
484 min.
DVD
This unit conforms to PAL color television methods, so please use discs that display "PAL" on the
disc or package.
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Before using the DVD player
About region codes
Some DVD discs display a 2 (region code). This mark (a number) shows the geographical
region where the disc can be played. This unit can only play discs with region codes "2" or
"ALL". If you play discs with any region code other than those shown above, a "This disc
cannot be played" message is displayed. It is possible that discs bearing no region code can
not be played as a result of geographical restrictions.
About marks displayed on discs
The following marks may be displayed on a DVD disc or its package.
Mark
Meaning
3
Shows the number of voice tracks.
2
Shows the number of subtitle languages.
Shows the number of filmed angles.
3
16:9 LB
4:3
Shows available aspect ratios (television screen horizontal to
vertical ratio).
●"16 : 9" is widescreen, "4 : 3" is standard screen.
Shows the playable region code.
ALL
2
●ALL indicates worldwide. A number indicates a specific
region code. "2" is the region number for Europe.
Playing conditions are determined by the creator of the DVD/software. Some
functions may not perform during operation because the unit is playing the disc
according to content specifications intended by the software creator. Be sure to
consult the explanatory material provided with the disc to be played.
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About DVD disc structures
Videos and tracks recorded on a DVD are divided into many segments.
Large segments are called "titles", and each title has a number ("title number"). Title segments
are further divided into smaller segments called "chapters", and each chapter has a number
("chapter number").
Chapter 1
Title 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 1
Title 2
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 1
Title 3
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Title number
Chapter number
DVD
DVD-Video
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Before using the DVD player
Operation flow
The section below describes the flow for functions such as operation and search of images
and setting defaults for the DVD player.
Insert a DVD disc
Not played automatically
(The disc menu is displayed)
Played automatically
To operate the disc menu
To display the disc menu
● Operating the disc menu
. . . . . . . . . see page 100.
To change the display of touch
switches
● Changing the display of
switches . . . see page 103.
To operate the video
● Operating the video
. . . . . . . . . . see page 98.
To search the video
To switch the screen angle and language
● Searching for a desired
chapter . . . see page 101.
● Switching screen display/
audio . . . . . see page 104.
To switch player settings
● Setting the DVD player
. . . . . . . . . see page 107.
To turn off the DVD
● Turning off the DVD
. . . . . . . . . see page 100.
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2. How to use the DVD player
For safety reasons, DVDs can only be played when the ignition is switched to ON or ACC and
the vehicle is completely stopped with the parking brake applied. (Only sound is output if a
DVD is played while the car is in motion.)
Chapter number
SOURCE MENU
RECALL switch
Playing time
Playback switch
Buttons off switch
AUDIO button
POWER button
VOL button
Chapter change/
Fast-forward/
rewind buttons
Watching a DVD
Playback starts automatically when a DVD is inserted into the disc slot.
Press VOL or touch the SOURCE MENU RECALL switch when a DVD
has been inserted.
● Playback will begin.
DVD
Touch DVD .
● To display the operation switches (touch switches), press AUDIO or touch the
screen.
●Information for items such as touch switches will be displayed for about 6
seconds. Press AUDIO or touch the screen to display again.
●Depending on the disc, automatic playback or playback may not function unless
a menu recorded on the disc is selected. (See "Operating the disc menu" on
page 100)
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Operating the video
Playing the video
Touch
.
Fast-forwarding/rewinding
It is possible to fast-forward or rewind through the video being played.
Fast-forwarding/rewinding using the panel buttons
Press and hold
●
or
until you hear a beep.
(up) : Fast-forward
(down) : Rewind
If you hear a beep while rewinding (fast-forwarding), the deck has switched to the fastforward (rewind) mode and will continue until you remove your finger from the button.
Fast-forwarding/rewinding using the touch switches
Touch
or
.
● If you hear a beep while rewinding
(fast-forwarding), the deck has
switched to the fast-forward (rewind)
mode and will continue until you
remove your finger from the switch.
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Pausing the video
Touch
.
● While paused (
), briefly touch
for slow motion playback.
Stopping the video
.
DVD
Touch
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Operating the disc menu
It is possible to use the menu recorded on the disc.
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch MENU or TOP MENU .
Touch
.
Touch
,
,
, or
to
select the video you want to play.
Touch ENTER .
Turning off the DVD
Press
● Press
.
again to resume playback (audio only).
Recorded menu items will differ by disc. The disc is played according to its content
so all functions may not be available.
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Searching for a desired chapter
It is possible to search for a particular video segment by title and chapter or by menu number
(number for divided segments).
Searching by chapter
Press
●
or
.
Chapter number
(up) : Selects next chapter
(down) : Selects previous
chapter
Searching by title number
Touch SEARCH in the DVD
operation screen.
Title number
DVD
● The title number input screen will be
displayed.
Enter the title number by touching
,
, -10 , and +10 .
● Touch
or
to change the
title number in steps of one.
● Touch -10 or +10 to change the
title number in steps of ten.
Touch ENTER .
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Searching by menu number
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch
.
Touch NUMBER .
● The menu number input screen will be
displayed.
Enter the menu number by
touching
,
, -10 ,
and +10 .
● Touch
or
to change the
menu number in steps of one.
● Touch -10 or +10 to change the
menu number in steps of ten.
Touch ENTER .
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Changing the touch switch display
Display of the touch switches can be changed or turned off.
Turning off the touch switches
Touch OFF in the DVD operation
screen.
● Press AUDIO or touch the screen to
display the touch switches again.
Changing the touch switch display locations
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch
.
Touch POSITION .
DVD
● The position of the touch switch will
move up or down as you touch the
screen.
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Switching screen display/audio
It is possible to change the language for subtitles and audio, as well as the display angle for
the video being played.
Changing the angle
When several angles of a scene are recorded on a disc, the angle can be switched.
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch ANGLE when the multiple
angle mark is displayed.
Multi-angle mark
● The angle number will be displayed.
Touch ANGLE .
Angle number
● The angle number will change and the
angle of the video will be switched.
Each time ANGLE is touched, the angle will change in order from among the
angles recorded on the disc.
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Switching subtitle language
When subtitles in several languages are recorded on a disc, the subtitles can be switched.
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch SUB TITLE .
● The subtitle number will be displayed.
Touch SUB TITLE .
Subtitle number
DVD
● The subtitle number will switch and the
subtitle language will change.
●Each time SUB TITLE is touched, the subtitle language will change in order
from among the subtitles recorded on the disc.
●Depending on the disc, it may only be possible to change subtitles in the top
menu.
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Switching dubbed audio language
If several audio languages are recorded on a disc, the languages can be switched.
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch AUDIO .
● The audio number and language will
be displayed.
Touch AUDIO .
Audio number and language
● The audio number will change and the
audio language will be switched.
●Each time AUDIO is touched, the audio language will change in order from
among the languages recorded on the disc.
Language 1
Language 2
Language…
●Depending on the disc, it may only be possible to change audio languages in the
top menu.
●The dts format is not supported by this deck, so no audio will be emitted if "dts
audio" is selected on a disc that enables it. In this case, select "Dolby Digital
audio", which should also be recorded on the DVD video.
●dts is a registered trademark of the US company Digital Theater Systems, Inc.
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Setting the DVD player
The language preferences for voices, subtitles and menu display used during DVD playback
can be set in advance. Optional display of the multiple angle mark, viewer restriction and other
functions can also be set.
Touch NEXT in the DVD operation
screen.
Touch SET .
Touch SETUP .
Touch the appropriate touch switch
to progress to the next page and
perform settings.
DVD
● The SET UP screen will be displayed.
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Touch switch
Function
Page
Sets the voice language for video playback.
See below
Sets the subtitle language for video playback.
Next page
MENU LANGUAGE
Sets the language of the displayed menus.
Page 110
ANGLE INDICATOR
Sets the display of the multiple angle mark.
Page 111
Restricts the types of DVD videos that can be
played.
Page 112
Sets screen size.
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AUDIO LANGUAGE
SUB TITLE
PARENTAL SETTING
VIDEO OUT
Setting the audio language
The preferred language for video playback can be selected.
Touch AUDIO LANGUAGE in the
SETUP screen.
Touch the preferred language.
● Touch OTHER to set a language
other than those displayed on the
screen.
Input a code
Touch OTHER in the AUDIO
LANGUAGE setting screen.
Input a language code.
● For language codes see "Table of
language codes" on page 115.
Touch ENTER .
After changing settings in the SETUP screen, the DVD will stop if you press one of
the buttons that switches screens ( AUDIO or VOL ) without touching
ENTER . Touch
in the operation screen to start playback again. (See page
98)
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Subtitle language settings
The preferred subtitles for the video playback can be selected.
Touch SUB TITLE in the SET UP
screen.
Touch the preferred language.
● Touch OTHER to set a language
other than those displayed on the
screen.
Input a code
Touch OTHER in the SUB TITLE
setting screen.
Input a language code.
● For language codes see "Table of
language codes" on page 115.
DVD
Touch ENTER .
Language switching cannot be performed if the selected language is not recorded
on the disc.
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Menu language settings
Allows selection of a preferred menu language from those recorded on the disc.
Touch MENU LANGUAGE
in the SETUP screen.
Touch the preferred language.
● Touch OTHER to set a language
other than those displayed on the
screen.
Input a code
Touch OTHER in the MENU
LANGUAGE setting screen.
Input a language code.
● For language codes see "Table of
language codes" on page 115.
Touch ENTER .
Language switching cannot be performed if the selected language is not recorded
on the disc.
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Setting the display of the multi-angle mark (angle selection mark)
The multi-angle mark can be set to display or not display during video playback.
Multi-angle mark
Touch ANGLE INDICATOR
in the SETUP screen.
● Touching the switch switches between
"ON" and "OFF" mode.
DVD
Touch ENTER .
Setting the multi-angle mark display to "ON" will display the multi-angle mark in the
upper right corner of the screen when multiple angles are available on the disc.
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Viewer restriction settings
This function allows a viewing restriction to be set so that discs with adult content or violence
will not be available to children. The viewer restriction can be set at different levels to match
restriction ratings.
Touch PARENTAL SETTING in
the SETUP screen.
Enter a pass code by touching one
number at a time.
Touch ENTER .
Touch the preferred restriction
level.
Touch ENTER .
●Viewer restriction cannot be set for discs that do not have a viewer restriction
level recorded.
●Be sure to enter a pass code number. If a number is not entered, it will not be
possible to set the viewer restriction.
●The pin code shown in the upper section will be displayed as [----] when a pin
code has not yet been set.
●Once the pass code has been set, the pass code will be required for subsequent
use of this function. Do not forget the pass code. If you forget your pass code, the
default setting (no pass code set) can be restored by touching CLEAR 10
times.
●Viewer restriction levels are classified in 3 types.
Level 1 . . . . . . . Plays only DVD software intended for children. (Playing of DVD
software intended for general audiences or adult audiences is
prohibited.)
Levels 2 - 7 . . . Plays only DVD software intended for children or general audiences. (Playing of DVD software intended for adult audiences is
prohibited.)
Level 8 . . . . . . . Plays all DVD software. (Factory setting)
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Changing video output
Touch VIDEO OUT in the SETUP
screen.
● Each time the switch is touched, the
screen size changes in the order
shown below.
16 : 9
4:3
LETTER BOX
4:3
PAN & SCAN
● 16 : 9
The video is displayed at normal width. DVD software recorded in 4 : 3 size will be
displayed with black left and right edges or will be expanded to the left and right.
● 4 : 3 (letter box)
The video is displayed with black upper and lower edges.
DVD software recorded in 4 : 3 size will be displayed exactly at screen size (4 : 3).
● 4 : 3 (pan & scan)
The video is displayed with the right and left edges cut off. DVD software recorded in 4
: 3 size will be displayed exactly at screen size (4 : 3).
DVD
Touch ENTER .
When another monitor such as a rear seat monitor is being used, the size of the
video being displayed in the rear seat monitor will differ according to the video
output size set at the deck (front).
Viewing images with a wide screen privately poses no problem legally. However, if
the images are compressed or expanded for public or commercial viewing
purposes, this action may infringe upon the rights of the creators of those images
which are protected by applicable copyright laws. Please exercise caution.
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Setting DVD individual monitor playback
When an optional rear monitor is connected, it is possible to switch the screen of the device to
AUDIO SOURCE or the navigation system screen while the rear monitor continues to play the
DVD.
Press NAVI MENU .
Touch INFO. in the MENU
screen.
Touch AV SELECTOR .
Touch ON or OFF for DVD
PLAY.
● ON : If the screen is switched to
AUDIO SOURCE or the
navigation system screen, the
optional rear monitor
continues to play the DVD.
(The optional rear monitor
continues to play the VTR
during VTR playback as well.)
OFF : The video is same as that
shown in the screen of the
device.
Touch ENTER .
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Table of language codes
These codes are used to specify the language for audio tracks, subtitles and on-screen menu
displays.
1001
Language
Input
code
Language
Input
code
Language
Japanese
0801
Hausa
1721
Quechua
0514
English
0809
Hindi
1813
Rhaeto-Romance
0618
French
0818
Croatian
1814
Kirundi
0405
German
0821
Hungarian
1815
Romanian
0920
Italian
0825
Armenian
1823
Kinyarwanda
0519
Spanish
0901
Interlingua
1901
Sanskrit
1412
Dutch
0905
Interlingue
1904
Sindhi
1821
Russian
0911
Inupiak
1907
Sangho
2608
Chinese
0914
Indonesian
1908
Serbo-Croatian
1115
Korean
0919
Icelandic
1909
Sinhalese
0512
Greek
0923
Hebrew
1911
Slovak
0101
Afar
1009
Yiddish
1912
Slovenian
0102
Abkhazian
1023
Javanese
1913
Samoan
0106
Afrikaans
1101
Georgian
1914
Shona
0113
Amharic
1111
Kazakh
1915
Somali
0118
Arabic
1112
Greenlandic
1917
Albanian
0119
Assamese
1113
Cambodian
1918
Serbian
0125
Aymara
1114
Kannada
1919
Siswati
0126
Azerbaijani
1119
Kashmiri
1920
Sesotho
0201
Bashkir
1121
Kurdish
1921
Sundanese
0205
Byelorussian
1125
Kirghiz
1922
Swedish
0207
Bulgarian
1201
Latin
1923
Swahili
0208
Bihari
1214
Lingala
2001
Tamil
0209
Bislama
1215
Laothian
2005
Telugu
0214
Bengali
1220
Lithuanian
2007
Tajik
0215
Tibetan
1222
Latvian
2008
Thai
0218
Breton
1307
Malagasy
2009
Tigrinya
Turkmen
0301
Catalan
1309
Maori
2011
0315
Corsican
1311
Macedonian
2012
Tagalog
0319
Czech
1312
Malayalam
2014
Setswana
0325
Welsh
1314
Mongolian
2015
Tonga
0401
Danish
1315
Moldavian
2018
Turkish
0426
Bhutani
1318
Marathi
2019
Tsonga
0515
Esperanto
1319
Malay
2020
Tatar
0520
Estonian
1320
Maltese
2023
Twi
0521
Basque
1325
Burmese
2111
Ukrainian
0601
Persian
1401
Nauru
2118
Urdu
0609
Finnish
1405
Nepali
2126
Uzbek
0610
Fiji
1415
Norwegian
2209
Vietnamese
0615
Faroese
1503
Occitan
2215
Volapuk
0625
Frisian
1513
Oromo
2315
Wolof
0701
Irish
1518
Oriya
2408
Xhosa
0704
Scots- Gaelic
1601
Panjabi
2515
Yoruba
0712
Galician
1612
Polish
2621
Zulu
0714
Guarani
1619
Pashto
0721
Gujarati
1620
Portuguese
DVD
Input
code
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