DICE MediaBridge MB-1000 Installation guide

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Table of contents
iPod
DICE interface for iPod
5th gen. (video camera)
8GB 16GB 32GB
Installation Guide/User Manual
user manual
iPod touch
1st gen
8GB 16GB 32GB
2nd gen
8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB
iPod classic
80GB, 120 GB, 160GB
iPod nano
ON
ON
SAT
MB-1000-Toyota integration solution
for Toyota/Lexus/Scion vehicles
OFF
iPhone & iPhone 3G
2nd generation (aluminum)
2GB 4GB 8GB
4GB 8GB 16GB
iPod nano
3rd generation (video)
4GB 8GB
TM
Car configuration switches
iPod nano
5th generation (video)*
30GB 60GB 80GB
emulation modes
Compatible iPod & iPhone ...........................1
Media Bridge kit contents ............................3
Dip switch setting .........................................3
Connection diagram .....................................4
Installation ....................................................5
Basic operation .............................................6
Selecting Media Bridge as an
audio source ...........................................7
USB memory operation ..............................10
USB iPod operation ....................................11
AUX operation ...........................................12
Sirius Connect operation (on
Satellite radio) .......................................13
Troubleshooting .........................................14
Firmware update ........................................16
Disclaimer and warrenty ............................17
Dip switch setting
Media Bridge kit
contents
Compatible iPod & iPhone
Media Bridge Module
Installation Guide/User Manual
iPhone 3GS
16GB 32GB
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CDC
OFF
ON
MP3
iPod nano
Use on radios with SAT button for best experience. Must be
selected to support external SiriusConnect tuner. Available on
North American radios.
Use to retain factory Sirius/XM module, or on radios with integrated
satellite tuner. Also for radios that do not support SAT mode.
External CDC (trunk, or glove box) must be disconnected.
Use with late model navigation radios where factory Sirius/XM
module is present (integrated) and CDC emulation is not supported
(i.e. no text).
4th generation (video)
8GB 16GB
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ON
* Must be used in locked mode.
DICE logo is a trademark of DICE Electronics, LLC. SiriusConnect, Sirius and XM logos are trademark of SiriusXM. The Made for iPod logo is a trademark of Apple Inc. Apple iPod is not included in the package. For our detailed
terms and conditions please visit our website at www.diceelectronics.com.
REV. 070710
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MD
Media Bridge Connector
Use with early model year radios with external CD changer. MD text is
only supported on a selected few radios, typically navigation models.
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Basic operation
Press SAT (for SAT emulation) or DISC (for
CDC/MD/MP3 emulation) to select Media Bridge.
Audio Source Selection*:
Use the SEEK / TRACK / TUNE within the first 5
seconds to cycle between USB iPod/Memory >
AUX > Sirius while in PRESET/DISC 1
iPod hold ON
Radio control
iPod control
Lock
Before connecting the iPod to the Media Bridge
module, turn the hold switch ON to fully control and
browse the songs from factory radio. The iPod is
locked in this state.
*USB is only selectable if a USB flash drive or iPod is
attached. SIRIUS is only selectable if a SIRIUS tuner is
attached.
MediaBridge Interface Settings (within first 5
seconds of entering MediaBridge Emulation):
Select PRESET / DISC 2 to set charge time after
ignition off (for iPod).
Select PRESET / DISC 3 to change base volume.
Select PRESET / DISC 4 to set up scrolling text option.
Select PRESET / DISC 5 to set up radio line display
type.
Select PRESET / DISC 6 to view MediaBridge firmware
version.
iPod hold OFF
Radio control
iPod control
Installation
Connection diagram
1. VERIFY COMPATIBILITY
2. DISCONNECT BATTERY
5. ROUTE KIT TO GLOVEBOX OR OTHER
ACCESSIBLE LOCATION
Sirius SC1 SAT Tuner
3. REMOVE RADIO FROM CAR
6. CONNECT BATTERY & TEST
cable receptacle*
Before connecting the iPod to the Media Bridge module,
turn the hold switch OFF to fully control and browse the
songs from iPod. The factory radio control and browsing
capablities are limited.
7. COMPLETE INSTALL BY RE-INSTALLING
RADIO
4. INSTALL MEDIA BRIDGE CABLE
* If factory harness present, connect to receptacle
CHANGER
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1 Media Bridge source selector
2 Press to change Track.
3 Turn to change Track.
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2
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4 Press to select DISC numbers
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5 Press RPT short to repeat one, long
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1 - 6 (modes/folders).
to repeat all.
6 Press RAND short to Shuffle Songs,
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CD1 Album * Artist
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DISC 1
CD2
1' 24"
TRACK 99
CHANGER
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2
2
DISC
RPT
TITLE
SOUND
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1
Media Bridge source selector
Press to change Track.
Press to change modes/folders.
Press to RW or FFW.
Press RAND short to Shuffle Songs, long to Shuffle
Albums.
Press RPT short to repeat one, long to repeat all.
Arrow shows if additional information is available. Hold
TEXT button for more information.
Press the TEXT button to cycle between
display fields.
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RPT
DISC
RAND
RAND
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1' 24"
TRACK 99
Playlist Name
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4
1
DISC 1
DISC
DISC
1
7
DISC
4
long to Shuffle Albums.
CD2
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7 Source indicator
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CDC/MD emulation (with Navigation)
CDC/MD emulation (without Navigation)
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USB cable or iPod docking cable
Note: Changing the hold switch on iPod to ON/OFF
must be done prior to connecting the dock cable.
Selecting Media Bridge as an audio source
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Media Bridge vehicle connector
AUX connector
Sirius SC1 factory cable
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2
MENU
Media Bridge module
limited
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iPod
Toyota radio with small connector
AUX audio device
Lock
(Select PRESET / DISC 1 to apply settings and resume audio
playback.)
MP3 emulation
USB
thumb drives
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DISC
SCAN
SCAN
TRACK
PLAYLIST
TITLE
OFF
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SOUND
DISC
RPT
RPT
DISC
RAND
RAND
DISC
SCAN
SCAN
Press TITLE to toggle between
screens.
Press DISC RPT to Repeat All.
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SAT emulation (with Navigation)
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3 Press RPT to Repeat One.
4 Press DISC RAND to shuffle
Albums.
5 Press RAND to Shuffle Songs.
SAT1
DISPLAY
INFO
6 Press to change Track.
CLIMATE
AUDIO
SAT emulation (without Navigation)
FILE
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FM1
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SCAN
FM2
1 AM SAT
TYPE
FOLDER
1 Media Bridge source selector
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ROOT
4 PRESET
2 PRESET
5 PRESET
3 PRESET
6 PRESET
TYPE
TEXT
TYPE
TYPE
SEEK
TYPE
SCAN
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MENU
1 Media Bridge source selector
DEST
2 Press to change tracks
MAP
3 Use PRESETS for different modes.*
4 Press to enable Random
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5 Press to toggle between text fields
3 Turn to change Track.
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DISC AUX
TEXT
SOUND
USB MEMORY CH001
1 PRESET
2 Press to change Track.
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SAT1 Album * Artist
See back for more
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4 Use Presets to change modes/folders
5 Use Scan to enable Shuffle and Repeat.
6 Press the TEXT button to toggle between available TEXT fields.
7 Use the TYPE button to engage/disengage RW or FFW
LOAD
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VOL
2
2
SEEK•TRACK
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3
AM/SAT
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5
FM
TAPE•DISC
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SCAN
TUNE
* Depending on operating mode, preset buttons will
have specific labels
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USB iPod operation
AUX operation
press button
repeatedly
USB memory mode
press & hold
button
change songs
• Select PRESET/DISC 1, then use the seek/track/tune buttons to change
from song to song.
• Select PRESET/DISC 2-6 to access Folders and use the seek/track/tune
buttons to navigate through the folders on your USB flash drive.
• The Media Bridge unit will recognize the first 8 levels of folders, with up to
200 accessible folders within each folder. Only the first 1000 files will be read
in each folder, the rest will be ignored.
• Songs play in order of when they were added to the flash drive.
• To change random & repeat settings:
CDC/MP3/MD emulation
Random Folder
RND
RND
Repeat one song
Repeat FOLDER
RPT
RPT
or
PRESET/DISC2
Enter shuffle & repeat
selection manual
SCAN
or
Repeat ALL, Repeat Song, Repeat Folder
SEEK•TRACK
change folder
PRESET/DISC3
SEEK•TRACK
change folder
PRESET/DISC4
SEEK•TRACK
CDC/MP3/MD emulation
Random ALL
Random Albums
RND
RND
or
Repeat one song
RPT
PRESET/DISC5
Exit shuffle & repeat
selection manual
SCAN
TRACK DOWN
SEEK•TRACK
change folder
PRESET/DISC6
SEEK•TRACK
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SEEK•TRACK
change playlist
PRESET/DISC2
SEEK•TRACK
change artist
PRESET/DISC3
Random Song, Random Albums, Random OFF
Enter shuffle & repeat
selection menu
Repeat ALL
or
change songs
PRESET/DISC1
SAT emulation
SCAN
RPT
TRACK UP
or
Repeat Song, Repeat All, Repeat OFF
Exit shuffle & repeat
selection menu
SCAN
SEEK•TRACK
change album
PRESET/DISC4
SEEK•TRACK
TRACK DOWN
change podcast
change folder
Random Song, Random Folder, Random OFF
TRACK UP
SEEK•TRACK
change folder
SAT emulation
Random ALL
or
PRESET/DISC1
• Use PRESET 1-6 (DISC 1-6) to enter browsing modes (SONG, PLAYLIST,
ARTIST, ALBUM, PODCAST and AUDIO BOOK).
• Within each mode, use the seek/track/tune buttons to browse the items
available
• To change random & repeat settings:
USB iPod mode
PRESET/DISC5
Note: if the iPod is unlocked for direct control, radio control will be limited to
Songs, Playlists, and Albums. Text display will also be limited to show only
current song information.
TIP: In CDC/MP3/MD emulation, selecting DISCS is done by using the DISC +/buttons.
SEEK•TRACK
No audio from iPod source.
Why does the radio display show
“EMPTY/STOP” and no music plays?
End of a playlist or folder is reached. Please select a new Playlist or
Folder using Preset 2/DISC 2.
Cannot select the interface.
Radio/ steering wheel controls do not
operate iPod.
Why does category read
“PRESELCTD”?
What size of USB flash drive
should I use?
Why does the message “iPod
UNLOCKED” display on screen?
Check DIP switch settings. With the ignition OFF disconnect vehicle
harness from module for a few seconds and reconnect. Verify that
the correct button is used to access the interface. On some cars the
AM button is used to access SAT emulation.
Reset iPod and make sure the most recent iPod firmware is
installed. Check vehicle user manual on how steering wheel
controls work, long presses may toggle alternate function.
Playback of content selected on the iPod before connected to the
interface continues until new content is selected.
Large capacities are supported, however up to 4GB is recommanded
for optimal user experience.
When the MediaBridge is playing iPod music in UNLOCKED mode,
browsing mode information isn’t available so the “iPod UNLOCKED”
notification is shown. To view information associated with browsing
modes, ensure the iPod’s hold button is set before connecting it to
MediaBridge.
STEP 2: Download and install necessary software from www.diceelectronics.com
STEP 3: Open software to follow instructions for updating Media Bridge unit.
STEP 4: Plug in Media Bridge via mini USB cable and update.
STEP 5: Disconnect and reinstall the unit into the vehicle.
Mini USB port for software update
SEEK•TRACK
change mid EQ setting
PRESET/DISC3
SEEK•TRACK
change treble EQ setting
PRESET/DISC4
SEEK•TRACK
TIP: In CDC/MP3/MD emulation, selecting DISCS is done by using
the DISC +/- buttons.
TM
Solution
Text is not displaying in selected
emulation.
iPod does not charge.
Check all connections. See if iPod charges while connected to
computer or wall charger. You may need to reset the iPod.
Music is distorted or sound level
is too low with iPod connected.
Make sure all EQ and BASS boost options are turned off on your iPod.
Why is the interface not controlling
the iPod/USB drive?
Sirius tuner can’t be selected.
• Stations can be saved to PRESET 1-6 by holding the desired PRESET button, while listening to the
station.
• TEXT button will toggle between the text fields.
Sirius mode in SAT radio
Please make sure that the USB connection is not loose. Make sure
that an iPod case is not preventing the dock connector from being fully
seated. Disconnect and reconnect the device. If iPod is not responding
please try resetting it. USB device must also be FAT16/32 format and
contain supported MP3, WMA or AAC content.
Unit must be in SAT emulation. Check for proper connection to the
mini DIN 8 receptacle.
PRESET 1-6
recall PRESET 1-6 stations
to store
station
PRESET 1-6
store current station to PRESET 1-6
Common Control
SEEK•TRACK
change channel
SCAN
scan channels
FOLDER/CAT/TYPE change satellite category
• If a Sirius Connect compatible tuner is not detected, then either a “No Tuner” vehicle message is
displayed, or the SIRIUS option will not be selectable. Please refer to the factory manual of your radio
system about operating the Satellite mode.
• Go to Channel 000 to view the Sirius Tuner ID for activation. The 12 digit SID display format is in two
halves as SID “123456-” followed by “-789ABC”.
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Disclaimer and warranty
STEP 1: Disconnect the Media Bridge module from the vehicle.
change bass setting
Sirius Connect operation (available in SAT emulation mode only)
Identify your audio system (refer to Installation tip section) first and set
switches accordingly. Note that your vehicle may support more than
one mode. Use the TEXT button on radio/display to toggle text fields.
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Firmware update
• Audio equilizer setting can be adjusted while in auxiliary mode by
selecting PRESET 1-4 (DISC 1-4) and using seek/track/tune
buttons to increase or decrease levels. DISC/PRESET numbers
and corresponding setting are shown on the right chart.
SEEK•TRACK
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Problem
Reset the iPod. Verify proper connection to iPod/interface. Check for
compatibility. Older iPod models don’t support USB audio.
PRESET/DISC2
change volume setting
1/8” mini stereo jack (not included)
Troubleshooting
Solution
• In AUX mode, music is controlled only through the auxiliary audio
device.
SEEK•TRACK
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Problem
PRESET/DISC1
change audio book
PRESET/DISC6
AUX mode
• An auxiliary audio device can be connected to the Media Bridge
unit through it’s 1/8” headphone jack.
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Important disclaimer, please read!
Unauthorized reproduction or reverse engineering is strictly prohibited! Intellectual property included is distributed
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implied, is stated. Neither DICE Electronics, LLC., nor any of its agents, distributors, dealers or vendors shall be
liable for damages.
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FROM DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES RESULTING FROM
THE USE OF THE PRODUCT, ITS ACCOMPANYING SOFTWARE OR ITS DOCUMENTATION.
Warranty and Support
Products carry a 90 day limited warranty that protects you from defects in material and workmanship of products
sold by DICE Electronics, or its authorized agents, distributors and dealers. The warranty period begins the day a
product is purchased by the end user. Products found to be defective during the warranty period will either be
repaired or replaced by DICE Electronics at no charge unless warranty is void. Unauthorized attempt of repair or
alteration of the product in any way immediately voids this warranty. Warranty does not extend to cosmetics or
finish. A DICE product specialist must determine that defect is present in the product and issue an RMA. Be sure
that all wiring is connected as described in the user manual and all related equipment is functioning properly.
DICE Electronics disclaims any liability for other incurred damages resulting from product defects. Any expenses
in the removal and reinstallation of products are not covered by this warranty.
If experience any problems or need help, please contact your local dealer or call 888-342-3999, or visit our
support site at http://www.diceelectronics.com/support.
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Installation notes:
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