4-296-932-11(1) A Cautions B This unit is designed for negative ground (earth) 12 V DC operation only. Do not get the leads under a screw, or caught in moving parts (e.g. seat railing). Before making connections, turn the car ignition off to avoid short circuits. Connect the yellow and red power supply leads only after all other leads have been connected. Run all ground (earth) leads to a common ground (earth) point. Be sure to insulate any loose unconnected leads with electrical tape for safety. The use of optical instruments with this product will increase eye hazard. FRONT AUDIO OUT VIDEO OUT Monitor (not supplied) Multi Disc Player Satellite radio tuner (SiriusXM)* REAR / SUB AUDIO OUT *not supplied SIRIUSXM IN Installation/Connections Notes on the power supply lead (yellow) When connecting this unit in combination with other stereo components, the connected car circuit’s rating must be higher than the sum of each component’s fuse. When no car circuits are rated high enough, connect the unit directly to the battery. Parts Iist The numbers in the list are keyed to those in the instructions. The bracket and the protection collar are attached to the unit before shipping. Before mounting the unit, use the release keys to remove the bracket from the unit. For details, see “Removing the protection collar and the bracket ()” on the reverse side of the sheet. Keep the release keys for future use as they are also necessary if you remove the unit from your car. Caution Handle the bracket carefully to avoid injuring your fingers. *1 RCA pin cord (not supplied) *2 AUDIO OUT can be switched SUB or REAR. For details, see the supplied Operating Instructions. *3 Auxiliary device such as hideaway navigation device, TV tuner box, etc. *4 Separate adaptor may be required. 5 * U.S. models only. *6 For details on connecting to the parking brake switch cord, see “Connecting the parking brake cord ()” on the reverse side. *1 Connection example Notes (-A) Be sure to connect the ground (earth) lead before connecting the amplifier. The alarm will only sound if the built-in amplifier is used. *1 Satellite radio tuner (SiriusXM)*5 Monitor (not supplied) FRONT AUDIO OUT MEX-DV1707U/MEX-DV1700U Catch Note Before installing, make sure that the catches on both sides of the bracket are bent inwards 2 mm (3/32 in). If the catches are straight or bent outwards, the unit will not be installed securely and may spring out. Connection diagram To a metal surface of the car *3 First connect the black ground (earth) lead, then connect the yellow and red power supply leads. To the power antenna (aerial) control lead or power supply lead of antenna (aerial) booster REAR / SUB AUDIO OUT*2 Notes It is not necessary to connect this lead if there is no power antenna (aerial) or antenna (aerial) booster, or with a manually-operated telescopic antenna (aerial). When your car has a built-in FM/AM antenna (aerial) in the rear/ side glass, see “Notes on the control and power supply leads.” AUX AUDIO IN VIDEO OUT SIRIUSXM IN*5 *1 To AMP REMOTE IN of an optional power amplifier This connection is only for amplifiers. Connecting any other system may damage the unit. To a car’s illumination signal Be sure to connect the black ground (earth) lead to a metal surface of the car first. To the +12 V power terminal which is energized in the accessory position of the ignition switch from car antenna (aerial) Notes If there is no accessory position, connect to the +12 V power (battery) terminal which is energized at all times. Be sure to connect the black ground (earth) lead to a metal surface of the car first. When your car has a built-in FM/AM antenna (aerial) in the rear/ side glass, see “Notes on the control and power supply leads.” REMOTE IN*4 Fuse (10 A) ×2 To the +12 V power terminal which is energized * at all times Be sure to connect the black ground (earth) lead to a metal surface of the car first. * REM OUT To the parking brake switch cord Blue/white striped Notes on the control and power supply leads REM OUT lead (blue/white striped) supplies +12 V DC when you turn on the unit. When your car has built-in FM/AM antenna (aerial) in the rear/side glass, connect REM OUT lead (blue/white striped) or the accessory power supply lead (red) to the power terminal of the existing antenna (aerial) booster. For details, consult your dealer. A power antenna (aerial) without a relay box cannot be used with this unit. Max. supply current 0.4 A ×4 Memory hold connection When the yellow power supply lead is connected, power will always be supplied to the memory circuit even when the ignition switch is turned off. White *except for U.S. models Left White/black striped Equipment used in illustrations (not supplied) Notes on speaker connection Before connecting the speakers, turn the unit off. Use speakers with an impedance of 4 to 8 ohms, and with adequate power handling capacities to avoid its damage. Do not connect the speaker terminals to the car chassis, or connect the terminals of the right speakers with those of the left speaker. Do not connect the ground (earth) lead of this unit to the negative (–) terminal of the speaker. Do not attempt to connect the speakers in parallel. Connect only passive speakers. Connecting active speakers (with built-in amplifiers) to the speaker terminals may damage the unit. To avoid a malfunction, do not use the built-in speaker leads installed in your car if the unit shares a common negative (–) lead for the right and left speakers. Do not connect the unit’s speaker leads to each other. Black Gray Orange/white striped Right ILLUMINATION Gray/black striped Front speaker Notes on connection If speaker and amplifier are not connected correctly, “FAILURE” appears in the display. In this case, make sure the speaker and amplifier are connected correctly. If you are to use the monitor for the rear seats, connect the parking brake switch cord to the ground (earth). Red Subwoofer Green Left Green/black striped Rear speaker Yellow Power amplifier Purple Right Purple/black striped Light green PARKING BRAKE *6 A Foot brake type Hand brake type Parking brake switch cord Parking brake switch cord 1 Front panel release button B 2 Face the hook inwards. 1 2 3 Precautions Choose the installation location carefully so that the unit will not interfere with normal driving operations. Avoid installing the unit in areas subject to dust, dirt, excessive vibration, or high temperatures, such as in direct sunlight or near heater ducts. Use only the supplied mounting hardware for a safe and secure installation. Dashboard Fire wall Mounting angle adjustment Adjust the mounting angle to less than 45°. Connecting the parking brake cord Be sure to connect the parking cord (Light green) of to the parking brake switch cord. The mounting position of the parking brake switch cord depends on your car. Consult your car dealer or your nearest Sony dealer for further details. Claws Removing the protection collar and the bracket Before installing the unit, remove the protection collar and the bracket from the unit. 1 Remove the protection collar . 2 A TOYOTA B NISSAN Pinch both edges of the protection collar , then pull it out. Remove the bracket . Insert both release keys together between the unit and the bracket until they click. Pull down the bracket , then pull up the unit to separate. Mounting example Installation in the dashboard size 5 × max. 8 mm (7/32 × max. 5/16 in) Notes Bend these claws outward for a tight fit, if necessary (-2). Make sure that the 4 catches on the protection collar are properly engaged in the slots of the unit (-3). to dashboard/center console to dashboard/center console Mounting the unit in a Japanese car You may not be able to install this unit in some makes of Japanese cars. In such a case, consult your Sony dealer. Bracket size 5 × max. 8 mm (7/32 × max. 5/16 in) Bracket Bracket Existing parts supplied with your car Before installing the unit, detach the front panel. -A To detach Before detaching the front panel, be sure to press and hold . Press the front panel release button, and pull it off towards you. -B To attach Engage part of the front panel with part of the unit, as illustrated, and push the left side into position until it clicks. Warning if your car’s ignition has no ACC position Be sure to set the Auto Off function. For details, see the supplied Operating Instructions. The unit will shut off completely and automatically in the set time after the unit is turned off, which prevents battery drain. If you do not set the Auto Off function, press and hold until the display disappears each time you turn the ignition off. Fuse replacement When replacing the fuse, be sure to use one matching the amperage rating stated on the original fuse. If the fuse blows, check the power connection and replace the fuse. If the fuse blows again after replacement, there may be an internal malfunction. In such a case, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Fuse (10 A) size 5 × max. 8 mm (7/32 × max. 5/16 in) How to detach and attach the front panel size 5 × max. 8 mm (7/32 × max. 5/16 in) Bracket Existing parts supplied with your car Note To prevent malfunction, install only with the supplied screws .