Akura AT 1503L CD Installation guide

for select Nissan and Infiniti vehicles
Installation Guide/User manual
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Copyrights and Trademarks
Copyright 2012 Audiovox Electronics Corporation
The Audiovox and Audiovox Driven by DICE Electronics logos are trademarks of
Audiovox Electronics Corporation
iPod and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc.
All Trademarks and Logos are the property of their respective owners.
All rights reserved.
Printed in the U.S.A.
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Table of Contents
Warning and safety ..........................................................4
Controlling the MediaBridge USB memory source .............22
Product registration .........................................................5
Repeat and random settings ..............................................23
MediaBridge kit contents ..................................................6
Controlling the MediaBridge SIRIUS source ......................24
DIP switch overview .........................................................7
Bluetooth & MAT .................................................................25
DIP switch settings ...........................................................8
Paring MediaBridge with your cell phone ...........................26
Supported iPod models ....................................................9
Answering / making a phone call .......................................26
Note to Installer ..............................................................10
Playing music from a cell phone ........................................26
Connection diagram .......................................................11
Accessing the auxiliary input ..............................................27
Installation ......................................................................12
Internet Radio Application support .....................................28
iPod content browsing ....................................................13
Data connection requirements ...........................................28
Charging .......................................................................13
Controlling Internet Radio Apps .........................................29
iPod locked/unlocked settings and features ...................14
Text display from the Internet Rradio App ..........................30
Preset configuration .......................................................15
Terminating the Internet Radio App ....................................31
Basic operation ..............................................................16
Firmware update ................................................................32
Operating MediaBridge as an audio source ...................17
Troubleshooting ..................................................................33
Controlling the MediaBridge iPod source ......................21
Warranty .............................................................................35
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Warning and safety!
Please read these instructions carefully before proceeding. Failure to follow instructions may result in
improper operation or injury. Neither Audiovox nor Apple Inc., its regional offices, distributors or resellers take
any responsibility for any damage or injury as a result of using the integration kit.
- Do not open, disassemble or alter the interface in any way.
- Do not insert anything into the casing.
- Do not cut or try to alter cables in any way and always use the correct connections.
- Only operate unit when stationary or ask passengers to operate it for you.
- Do not allow the Apple iPod/iPhone to distract you from driving.
- Exercise good judgement and keep your eyes on the road at all times.
- Do not expose unit to extreme temperatures, humidity or shock.
- Keep the unit and iPod/iPhone away from fluids.
- Keep away from children! - Interface components may contain small parts, can be broken or disassembled
and components may become loose from vibration and heat. Small components and packaging materials
may be a choking hazard when handled by children.
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Congratulations on your purchase!
Thank you for purchasing this integration kit. Please review this booklet before operating the unit. This
interface was designed and manufactured to seamlessly integrate with your vehicle’s factory audio system.
Product registration
We recommend registering your Audiovox product so you can receive news about important firmware updates
and have unlimited access to our online support system.
To register your Audiovox product, please complete the following steps:
1. Visit http://www.audiovoxproducts.com
2. Look up and save the serial number of the product.
3. Complete the product registration form.
4. Submit the form.
5. Save the registration sheet in a safe place for future reference.
If you are unable to complete the registration via internet, please call Audiovox at 1-800-645-4994.
Prior to installation make sure the module’s firmware is up to date to ensure compatibility
with the latest features and enhancements. Please refer to page 32 to update firmware.
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MediaBridge kit contents
for select Honda and Acura vehicles
Installation Guide/User manual
MediaBridge module
user manual
Optional accessories (sold separately):
MediaBridge
connector
Microphone
USB
extension
Cradle
(A-DCR-150-USB)
For more accessories, visit www.audiovoxproducts.com
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DIP switches
The configuration switches located on the MediaBridge module are used to set various operation modes of the
interface. Incorrect DIP switch settings may cause the interface to not work properly or to not operate at all.
Disconnect the vehicle harness from the module and set the ignition to the off position for 60 seconds
after changing the switches then reconnect the module!
MediaBridge Module
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DIP switch settings
The following DIP switch settings are used to configure the MediaBridge module to interface with
the various vehicle radios. Before installation, set the DIP switch to the position shown for the
corresponding radios.
Car configuration switches
Satellite (SAT)
OFF
Retaining Factory SAT
OFF
OFF
ON
Setting for SAT capable radios,
without having a factory SIRIUS/
XM module.
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Setting for SAT capable radios,
retaining factory SIRIUS/XM
module (compatible harness and
specific installation required).
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Supported iPod models and firmware version requirements
Model
Firmware / OS Version
Model
Firmware / OS Version
1G nano
1.3.1
160 GB classic
2.0.4
iPod 5G
1.3
5G nano
1.0.2
2G nano
1.1.3
3G touch
iOS 5
iPod classic
1.1.2
iPhone 4
iOS 5
3G nano
1.1.3
iPhone 4S
iOS 5
iPod touch
iOS 3.1.3
4G touch
iOS 5
iPhone
iOS 3.1.3
6G nano
1.2
iPhone 3G
iOS 4.2.1
4G nano
1.0.4
120 GB classic
2.0.1
2G touch
iOS 4.2.1
iPhone 3GS
iOS 5
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Attention installer! Please read the following!
Audiovox strongly recommends that the unit be installed in an easily accessible place!
DO NOT PLACE IT BEHIND THE RADIO AND DO NOT HIDE UNDER CARPET!
Whether the unit is professionally or self installed, put the module where you, the end user can get to it easily
in the future. (Have the installer show you where the interface module is installed.)
Installing the module behind the radio will make it difficult to:
-Add possible future upgrades, changing software, adding new features, improving operation;
-Access the AUX input on the module to attach any audio device;
-Access the DIP switches located on the module;
-Remove the unit in case of failure.
MAKE SURE THAT THE MODULE IS IN AN ACCESSIBLE PLACE!
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Connection diagram
Nissan SAT radio
iPod
USB thumb drive
AUX audio device
Sirius SC-C1 SAT tuner
Microphone
MediaBridge module
MENU
cable receptacle*
AUX connector
Sirius SC-C1 factory cable
MediaBridge vehicle connector
USB cable or iPod docking cable
*If factory harness present, connect to receptacle.
*Do not connect the iPod dock cable under any circumstance to the SIRIUS module
connector! Improper connection can cause permanent damage to iPod/SIRIUS module.
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Installation
1. Verify compatibility
5. Route kit to glove box or other accessible location
2. Disconnect battery
3. Remove radio from car
4. Install vehicle interface harness
6. Connect battery & test
7. Complete install by re-installing radio
Some radios will enter an anti-theft security mode and will lock requiring the radio’s security code
to be entered to unlock it. This code can be requested from the vehicle’s dealership.
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sable conte
Less brow
Playlist
Artist
Album
able content
By default, the interface creates a Playlist having a name that is the same
as the name of the iPod. This Playlist is the very first on the list of Playlists
shown while browsing in Playlist mode. This Playlist contains all the songs
on the iPod. Once a Playlist is selected an Artist may be selected within
that Playlist using the Artist Mode. Albums by the selected Artist within
the selected Playlist may be selected in Album Mode. “ALL ARTIST” and
“ALL ALBUM” designate all available content in those categories.
More brows
iPod content browsing
nt
13
Song
Charging
The interface automatically charges the battery of the iPod when
connected and your vehicle ignition key is in the ACC/ON position.
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Charging may be shown by an
icon that appears on the upper
right corner of the iPod screen.
May vary by model.
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iPod locked/unlocked settings and features
Radio control
Limited
iPod control
Before connecting the iPod to the module,
turn the hold switch ON to fully control and
browse the songs from the wireless remote.
The iPod is locked in this state.
Before connecting the iPod to the
module, turn the hold switch OFF to fully
control and browse the songs from iPod.
Browsing capabilities are limited from the
wireless remote.
Note: Setting the iPod’s hold switch must be done prior to connecting it to the dock cable.
iPod nano 6th generation will always be in locked mode since it does not have a lock switch.
slide to unlock
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For iPod touch and iPhone, when the screen is not active (as shown on the left), the
iPod/iPhone is locked (Press the power button to lock the iPhone/iPod Touch).
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Preset Configuration
To enable full functionality of the MediaBridge with your radio, step 1-3 must be perform.
1.
PRESET
A B C
Means you have 3-banks of 6-PRESETS each (A, B and C). You must assign one bank for
MediaBridge operation.
2. Once a preset-bank (A,B or C) has been selected, tune the radio into “SAT” mode by pressing the
or SAT button.
RADIO
3. Once the radio is in “SAT” mode, assign the functions to the presets 1-6 by pressing and holding each
preset for 3-seconds (one preset at a time).
Note: the preset functions should be as follows for iPod:
1= SONG, 2= PLAYLISTS, 3= ARTISTS, 4= ALBUMS, 5= PODCASTS, 6= AUDIOBOOKS
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Basic operation
Accessing the MediaBridge as the audio source:
Much like the radio’s AM/FM tuner, satellite radio or CD audio sources, the MediaBridge is integrated to be
part of the vehicle’s audio system. To access the MediaBridge source, press the SAT/RADIO button on the
radio. Pressing this button repeatedly will cycle through sources present in the vehicle (CD > MediaBridge).
MediaBridge source selection:
The MediaBridge adds additional audio sources that include USB iPod/Memory, auxiliary audio input, SIRIUS
Satellite Radio* and Bluetooth. To cycle between these sources, use the SEEK/TUNE buttons within the first 5
seconds of accessing the MediaBridge as the audio source.
*These sources require additional parts/accessories/service from Audiovox and/or third parties.
MediaBridge Interface settings (within first 5 seconds of accessing it as the audio source):
Select PRESET 1 to apply settings and resume audio playback.
Select PRESET 3 to change default volume level; use track up/down to adjust between Min and Max.
Select PRESET 6 to view MediaBridge firmware version.
PRESET 2, 4 and 5 have no settings available.
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Operating MediaBridge as an audio source
1
Radio source selector (CD/AUX/MediaBridge)
2
Press to change Categories (SIRIUS), Mode (USB
iPod).
3
Presets (1-6) direct Browse-by selection (in USB,
iPod mode). Station Presets 1-6 in SIRIUS modes
AUDIO
4
Press to change tracks/channels.
CLOCK
5
Toggle between available TEXT fields.
6
Press to enter Random / Repeat selection (iPod /
USB), or scan channels (SIRIUS).
7
Switch Preset Bank (A/B/C).
SAT radio
CAT
CH
SEEK
TRACK
TUNE
FF•REW
4
2
7
3
LOAD
PRESET
A•B•C
DISP
5
1
2
3
PUSH
4
PWR
CD
RADIO
UX
VOL
1
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RDM
RPT
6
5
SCAN
6
AUX IN
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Operating the MediaBridge in SAT emulation mode (non-NAV radio)
2
4
SEEK
TRACK
PAUSE
MUTE
TUNE
REW•FF
CAT
RPT
PRESET
7
SAT radio
A•B•C
SETTING
DEST
MAP
TRIP
ROUTE
GUIDE
VOICE
ENTER
PREV
6
CD
FM
SAT
AM
1
SCAN
LOAD
3
1
2
3
4
5
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4
5
1
Radio source selector (CD/AUX/MediaBridge)
2
Press to change Categories (SIRIUS), Mode (USB
iPod).
3
Presets (1-6) direct Browse-by selection (in USB,
iPod mode). Station Presets 1-6 in SIRIUS modes
4
Press to change tracks/channels.
5
Press to enter Random / Repeat selection (iPod /
USB), or scan channels (SIRIUS).
6
Press to select Categories/Mode.
7
Switch Preset Bank (A/B/C).
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Operating the MediaBridge in SAT emulation mode (NAV radio)
SAT radio
7
PRESET
A•B•C
Radio source selector (CD/AUX/MediaBridge)
2
Press to change Categories (SIRIUS), Mode (USB
iPod).
3
Presets (1-6) direct Browse-by selection (in USB,
iPod mode). Station Presets 1-6 in SIRIUS modes
4
Press to change tracks/channels.
5
Press to enter Random / Repeat selection (iPod /
USB), or scan channels (SIRIUS).
6
Press to change display.
7
Switch Preset Bank (A/B/C).
CLOCK
1
4
SEEK
TRACK
1
CD
REAR AV
RADIO
5
6
2
SCAN
RPT
DISP
CAT
FOLDER
LOAD
MP3 / 6CD CHANGER
PUSH
PWR
1
2
3
3
4
VOL
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PUSH
AUDIO
5
6
TUNE
TRACK
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1
Radio source selector (CD/AUX/MediaBridge)
2
Press to change Categories (SIRIUS), Mode (USB
iPod).
PAUSE
MUTE
3
Presets (1-6) direct Browse-by selection (in USB,
iPod mode). Station Presets 1-6 in SIRIUS modes
TUNE
FF•REW
4
Press to change tracks/channels.
5
Press to enter Random / Repeat selection (iPod /
USB), or scan channels (SIRIUS).
6
Press to cycle through: name, title, bass, mid,
treble, fade, balance, SSV, display mode, then use
to select additional options.
7
Switch Preset Bank (A/B/C).
SAT radio
7
PRESET
A•B•C
SEEK
TRACK
PUSH
PWR
2
LOAD
CD 6
VOL
12
1
45
4
SAT
AM FM
3
2
3
3
5
66
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4
1
6
5
AUDIO
CLOCK
SCAN
CAT RPT
2
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Icon legends
Press button
Press button repeatedly
Press and hold button
Turn dial
Controlling the MediaBridge iPod source
Use PRESET 1-6 (DISC 1-6) to enter browsing modes (SONG,
PLAYLIST, ARTIST, ALBUM, PODCAST and AUDIO BOOK).
• Within each mode, use the tune/track buttons to browse
the items available.
Note: If the iPod is unlocked, 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 emulation, selecting DISCS is done by using the DISC +/- buttons.
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CHANGE SONGS
PRESET 1
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 2
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 3
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 4
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 5
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 6
or
CAT
FOLDER
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE PLAYLIST
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE ARTIST
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE ALBUM
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE PODCAST
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE AUDIOBOOK
TUNE SEEK
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Controlling the MediaBridge USB memory source
• Select PRESET/DISC 1, then use the TUNE/TRACK buttons to change
from song to song.
PRESET 1
or
CAT
FOLDER
• Select PRESET/DISC 2-6 to access Folders and use the TUNE/TRACK
buttons to navigate through the folders on your USB flash drive.
PRESET 2
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 3
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 4
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 5
or
CAT
FOLDER
PRESET 6
or
CAT
FOLDER
• The MediaBridge 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.
CHANGE SONGS
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE FOLDER
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE FOLDER
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE FOLDER
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE FOLDER
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TUNE SEEK
CHANGE FOLDER
TUNE SEEK
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Repeat and random (Shuffle) settings in USB iPod operation
TRACK UP
SAT emulation
Random SONG, Random ALBUMS, Random OFF
SCAN
Enter Shuffle & Repeat
selection menu.
SCAN
TRACK DOWN
Repeat ALL, Repeat SONG, Repeat OFF
Exit Shuffle & Repeat
selection menu.
Repeat and Random (Shuffle) Settings in USB memory operation
TRACK UP
SAT emulation
Random SONG, Random FOLDER, Random OFF
SCAN
Enter Shuffle & Repeat
selection menu.
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SCAN
TRACK DOWN
Repeat ALL, Repeat SONG, Repeat FOLDER
Exit Shuffle & Repeat
selection menu.
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Controlling the MediaBridge SIRIUS source
• 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:
PRESET 1-6
Common control:
recall PRESET 1-6 stations
TUNE TRACK
Change Channel
to store
station
SCAN
PRESET 1-6
Scan Channel
store current station to PRESET 1-6
FOLDER/CAT/TYPE
Change Satellite Category
• If a Sirius Connect compatible tuner is not detected, then either a “No Tuner” 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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Bluetooth & MAT (Music Announcer Technology) configuration
To alter voice announcement and Bluetooth pairing settings select Bluetooth as your audio source, press the preset button
that corresponds to the feature you want to configure, and then use track or channel UP/DOWN to browse through configuration options:
• PRESET 1, 2 or 3 should be selected if you want to control Bluetooth audio streaming playback.
• PRESET 4 controls the Autoconnect feature. Available options are Enable and Disable. This controls whether or not the
MediaBridge will reconnect automatically when phone becomes disconnected. Only the most recently paired device will
be reconnected automatically.
• PRESET 5 controls the paired devices memory. There is only one option. Tune or change tracks to clear the listing of
paired devices with the MediaBridge and put module into discoverable mode.
• PRESET 6 controls MAT setting. Available options are Default, Extended, Phone only, and Off (refer to the chart below).
Options
Default
Extended
Phone only
Off
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Function
Reset MAT back to factory default configuration
Turn on ALL MAT feature
Turn on the phone relative MAT only
Turn off MAT completely
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Pairing MediaBridge with your cell phone via Bluetooth
1. Turn on the Bluetooth feature on your cell phone.
2. Select MediaBridge as your audio source from your radio, then select Bluetooth mode.
3. Search device from your cell phone.
4. Select MediaBridge from device list and enter password “0000” to connect.
Note: MediaBridge is only discoverable for Bluetooth pairing for the first 60 seconds after selecting Bluetooth mode within
the MediaBridge. This is indicated with a “DISCOVRABL” message on the radio display. Please perform pairing while the
vehicle is parked. Bluetooth devices remain paired 30 seconds after exiting MediaBridge mode, within this time active audio
streams and phone calls aren’t audible on the phone but can be resumed by re-entering MediaBridge mode.
Answering / Making a phone call
• To answer an incoming call, press the button that tunes to the next
track or channel.
• To reject an incoming call or terminate an active call, press the button that tunes to the previous track or channel.
• To make an outgoing call, dial on the phone like you would normally.
Phone calls interrupt any music/
audio that is currently playing on
the radio while MediaBridge is the
selected audio source.
Playing music from a cell phone through MediaBridge via Bluetooth
1. Enter Bluetooth mode on MediaBridge.
2. Make sure your cell phone is paired with MediaBridge.
3. Select and play a song from your cell phone’s music player.
Note: Some cell phones require you to manually select the option to play music via (A2DP) Bluetooth Streaming. Song information is shown
on the radio display if your phone supports AVRCP1.3.
4. Use Track UP/DOWN to skip tracks / FF / RW songs on the AVRCP compatible phone.
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Accessing the auxiliary input
• An auxiliary audio device can be connected to the MediaBridge
unit through it’s 1/8” headphone jack.
CHANGE VOLUME SETTING
PRESET 1
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE BASS SETTING
• In AUX mode, music is controlled only through the auxiliary
audio device.
PRESET 2
• 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.
PRESET 3
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE MID EQ SETTING
PRESET 4
TUNE SEEK
CHANGE TREBLE EQ SETTING
TUNE SEEK
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TIP: In CDC emulation, selecting DISCS is done by using the DISC +/- buttons.
1/8” mini stereo jack (not included)
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Internet Radio Application support (iPhone/iPod touch)
This kit includes support for internet radio streaming apps available on
the iTunes® Store. Thousands of stations can be streamed through data
connections. Supported apps include Livio Car Internet Radio, Pandora,
iHeart Radio and more. Supported features such as text display on screen,
and next/previous track functions will vary by app.
To learn more about each app specifically, please visit the website for the
app you need information about.
Data connection requirements (3G/4G/WiFi)
Users must have an active wireless data connection in order to stream music from an app while in the car. Data
connections including “3G” or “4G” through wireless carriers, or a third party wireless Internet access point
connected to your mobile device through WiFi will work. Because this app requires a data connection, it will only
work on connected devices such as the iPhone and iPod touch.
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Controlling Internet Radio Apps
NOTE: The following features may not be supported by all apps. For
demonstration purposes the following examples will show the features
for the Livio Car Internet Radio app.
The app must be active on the screen of the device. To do so, simply tap
the app’s icon and it will load.
Next/previous TRACK buttons execute application specific features
such as skipping stream or cycling between station presets. PRESET (16) buttons are associated with station presets when used with the Livio
Car Internet Radio application.
iPhone operating system iOS5 enabled application developers to share
the “now playing” screen information. For example, when using the
Pandora App, you will see artist, album and song information on the
radio’s screen. When using an application that doesn’t implement this
feature, or running iOS4, only the name of the application will be shown.
Please note that although iOS 4 (4.2.1) is supported on iPhone 3G and
iTouch 2nd generation, applications do not run in the background. As
such, loading the app takes longer than on devices where the app is
present in the background.
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If your listening experience is interrupted by a call, under most conditions, the app will resume playback at the
end of the call.
Music playback apps running on your iPhone are sent to background automatically when the home button of
the phone is pressed, but the music playback itself is not stopped.
To resume playback of your iPod music library, stop Livio playback by tapping on the screen below the Livio
Radio logo. An icon representing “stop” will show on the main Livio screen. Press the home button to send
the application to the background. (Other apps may need to be terminated manually. Please see next page.)
A few seconds after this, the iPod music playback application will reinitialize itself and become active again if
the iPod was locked when it was connected to the kit. (This is indicated by an Accessory Connected message
being shown when the iPod icon is tapped.)
If the iPod was in unlocked state when it was connected to the kit, press the play button on the iPod application.
Text display from the Internet Radio App
Text that scrolls across the radio’s screen is associated with the stream shown on the radio and displays current
song or station information. Stream must be playing before information on the display is updated.
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Terminate (kill) the App
If you need to terminate (kill) the app please follow the steps below:
1. Double-tap on the home button of the iPhone to bring up the list of running apps. If you don’t see the app’s
icon right away, swipe the screen left or right to locate it. Note: If you do not see such task bar but rather a
music control popup then you have an iOS device that does not support background run of apps, therefore
this section is not applicable to you.
2. Press and hold the icon of the app until a red minus icon shows.
3. Tap the red minus icon shown on top of the app.
4. This will close the app.
5. In a few seconds, the iPod music playback app should reinitialize itself and become active again. This can
be verified by going back to the list of running apps and swiping the screen unit the music control section is
shown. The iPod app icon next to the music control sections shows that iPod is your audio source.
Internet Radio App settings
Many radio stations offer lower bitrates. Selecting streams with a lower bitrate will reduce data usage and
may reduce stream interruptions during the drive. For example with the Livio Car Internet Radio app, to adjust
bitrates manually, users can: Go to the Setting menu of the device, select the Livio Radio settings the change
the Maximum Bitrate Filter and set it to 64K. Other settings such as Buffer time and Reliability filter may also
help in getting a more stable connection.
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Updating firmware (Mac OS illustrated)
Audiovox Firmware Updater v3.0.0
Audiovox Firmware Updater v3.0.0
MediaBridge
Audiovox
MBR 1500
ABP 2.01
MBR
Audiovox Electronics
Audiovox Electronics,
Connect module via mini USB
Device specifications and update selection
License Agreement (click Agree to proceed)
Firmware update progress
Module updated successfully!
http://secure.audiovox.net/audiovox/register/
Product registration notification
The above screen shots are for illustration purposes only.
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Troubleshooting
Problem
Text is not displaying in selected
emulation.
iPod does not charge.
Solution
Identify your audio system first and set switches accordingly on MediaBridge
module. Use the DISP button on radio/display to toggle text fields. CD
emulation has no text display.
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?
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.
What size of USB flash drive should I
use?
Large capacities are supported, however up to 4GB is recommended for
optimal user experience.
Sirius tuner can’t be selected.
Unit must be in SAT emulation. Check for proper connection to the mini DIN
8 receptacle.
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Problem
Why does the message “iPod
UNLOCKED” display on screen?
Solution
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.
No audio from iPod source.
Reset the iPod. Verify proper connection to iPod/interface. Check for
compatibility. Older iPod models don’t support USB audio.
Why does the radio display show
“EMPTY/STOP” and no music plays?
The iPod or USB stick has no playable audio files. See page 10 for limitations
of USB memory. Or end of a playlist or folder is reached. Please select a new
Playlist or Folder using Preset 2/DISC 2.
Cannot select the interface.
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.
Radio/ steering wheel controls do not
operate iPod.
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.
Why does category read
“PRESELCTD”?
Playback of content selected on the iPod before connected to the interface
continues until new content is selected.
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12 MONTH LIMITED WARRANTY
AUDIOVOX ELECTRONICS CORP. (the Company) warrants to the original retail purchaser of this product that should this product or any
part thereof, under normal use and conditions, be proven defective in material or workmanship within 12 months from the date of original
purchase, such defect(s) will be repaired or replaced with reconditioned product (at the Company's option) without charge for parts and repair
labor. A game controller, if supplied, is similarly warranted for ninety (90) days.
To obtain repair or replacement within the terms of this Warranty, the product is to be delivered with proof of warranty coverage (e.g. dated
bill of sale), specification of defect(s), transportation prepaid, to the Company at the address shown below.
This Warranty does not extend to the elimination of externally generated static or noise, to correction of antenna problems, to costs incurred
for installation, removal or reinstallation of the product, or to damage to digital memory/media devices, gaming devices, discs, speakers,
accessories, or vehicle electrical systems.
This Warranty does not apply to any product or part thereof which, in the opinion of the Company, has suffered or been
damaged through alteration, improper installation, mishandling, misuse, neglect, accident, or by removal or defacement
of the factory serial number/bar code label(s). THE EXTENT OF THE COMPANY'S LIABILITY UNDER THIS WARRANTY IS
LIMITED TO THE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT PROVIDED ABOVE AND, IN NO EVENT, SHALL THE COMPANY'S LIABILITY
EXCEED THE PURCHASE PRICE PAID BY PURCHASER FOR THE PRODUCT.
This Warranty is in lieu of all other express warranties or liabilities. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED
WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE DURATION OF THIS WRITTEN WARRANTY. ANY ACTION
FOR BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY HEREUNDER INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY MUST BE
BROUGHT WITHIN A PERIOD OF 24 MONTHS FROM DATE OF ORIGINAL PURCHASE. IN NO CASE SHALL THE COMPANY
BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES FOR BREACH OF THIS OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY.
No person or representative is authorized to assume for the Company any liability other than expressed herein in
connection with the sale of this product.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damage
so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This Warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights
which vary from state to state.
Audiovox Electronics Corporation, 150 Marcus Blvd., Hauppauge, New York 11788
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1-800-645-4994
128-9032
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Installation notes:
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Nissan and Infiniti compatible integration
for iPhone, Internet Radio, Bluetooth, AUX and SIRIUS.
www.audiovoxproducts.com
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