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2017 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ Audio system with one display

Audio System Basic Operation  
Audio system with one display  
To use the audio system, the ignition switch must be in ACCESSORY (q or ON (w*1  
1Audio System Basic Operation  
.
These indications are used to show how to operate  
the selector knob.  
Use the selector knob or SETUP button to  
access some audio functions.  
SETUP Button  
Rotate  
Press  
to select.  
to enter.  
Press  
to switch between the normal and  
Press the SOURCE, (+  
steering wheel to change any audio setting.  
,
(-  
,
or  
button on the  
extended display for some functions.  
Button  
2 Audio Remote Controls P. 245  
Setup menu items  
Selector Knob  
Menu Display  
2 Sound settings P. 248  
2 RDS settings P. 252  
2 DAB settings P. 258  
2 Play mode P. 261  
2 Resume/Pause P. 269  
Selector knob: Rotate left or right to scroll  
through the available choices. Press  
your selection.  
to set  
SETUP button: Press to select any mode such  
as the Sound settings, Radio Data System  
(RDS) settings, DAB settings, Play mode,  
Resume/Pause, Radio text or Adjust clock.  
button: Press to go back to the  
Adjust clock  
previous display.  
*1: Models with the keyless access system have an ENGINE START/STOP button instead of an  
ignition switch.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuAdjusting the Sound  
Adjusting the Sound  
1Adjusting the Sound  
Press the SETUP button, and rotate  
to  
select Sound settings, then press . Rotate  
to scroll through the following choices:  
SETUP Button  
The SVC has four modes: Off, Low, Mid, and High.  
SVC adjusts the volume level based on the vehicle  
speed. As you go faster, audio volume increases. As  
you slow down, audio volume decreases.  
Selector Knob  
Bass  
BAS  
TRE  
FAD  
BAL  
SVC  
Treble  
Fader  
Balance  
Adjust clock  
Speed-sensitive  
Volume  
Compensation  
Treble is selectable.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
Playing AM/FM Radio  
(Power) Button  
Press to turn the audio  
system on and off.  
/
Button  
Press to tune a station.  
Preset Buttons (1-6)  
To store a station:  
AM Button  
FM/DAB Button*/FM Button*  
Press to select a band.  
1. Tune to the selected station.  
2. Pick a preset button and hold it  
until you hear a beep.  
To listen to a stored station, select a  
band, then press the preset button.  
SCAN Button  
Press to sample each of the  
strongest stations on the  
selected band for 10 seconds.  
To turn off scan, press the  
button again.  
TA Button  
Press to activate the TA stand  
by function.  
Selector Knob  
Turn to adjust the volume.  
Press and turn to select a station  
with the FM selected.  
/
(Seek/Skip) Buttons  
SETUP Button  
AM: Press to search up and down the selected  
band for a station with a strong signal.  
Press to display menu items.  
FM: Press to update the station list or skip to  
the next station.  
* Not available on all models  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
1Playing AM/FM Radio  
Radio Data System (RDS)  
Provides convenient automated services related to your selected RDS capable FM  
station.  
The ST indicator appears on the display indicating  
stereo FM broadcasts.  
Stereo reproduction in AM is not available.  
Switching the Audio Mode  
Press the SOURCE button on the steering wheel.  
2 Audio Remote Controls P. 245  
You can store 12 AM stations and 12 FM stations into  
the preset button memory. AM has two types of  
frequencies LW and MW, and each lets you store six  
stations. FM1 and FM2 let you store six stations each.  
1Radio Data System (RDS)  
When you select an RDS capable FM station, the RDS  
automatically turns on, and the frequency display  
changes to the station name. However, when the  
signals of that station become weak, the display  
changes from the station name to the frequency.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
To find an RDS station from Station List  
1Radio Data System (RDS)  
1. Press  
2. Rotate  
.
while listening to a FM station.  
to select the station, then press  
While listening to a FM station on Station list,  
pressing  
station.  
/
(Seek/Skip) button changes the  
If the system find a station on Station list, a  
confirmation message for updating the list appears.  
Rotate  
to select Yes, then press to  
update  
the list.  
Manual Update  
Updates your available station list at any time.  
1. Press  
while listening to a FM station.  
2. Rotate  
to select Update list, then press  
.
Available RDS functions  
Alternative Frequency (AF):  
Automatically changes the frequency of the same programme as you enter different  
regions.  
Regional Programme (REG):  
Keeps the same frequency of the stations within that region even if the signal gets  
weak.  
News Programme (NEWS):  
Automatically tunes to the news programme.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
Setting the RDS functions  
1Radio Data System (RDS)  
1. Press the SETUP button with the FM  
selected.  
Turning the Alternative Frequency (AF) function on  
and off turns the RDS on and off.  
2. Rotate  
to select RDS settings and press  
Adjust clock  
Pressing  
off.  
switches the function between on and  
.
3. Each RDS function is displayed every time  
you rotate  
4. Press to select a function.  
.
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
1Radio Data System (RDS)  
TA (Traffic announcement) button  
TA standby function allows the system to stand by for traffic announcements in any  
mode. The last tuned station must be an RDS capable traffic programme station.  
TA  
When you press the TA button, the TA indicator  
appears on the display.  
To turn the function on: Press the TA button. When a traffic announcement  
begins on your last tuned station, the system automatically switches to the FM  
mode. TA-Information appears on the display. The system returns to your last  
selected mode after the traffic announcement is finished.  
If you press the SCAN button while the TA standby  
function is on, the system searches TP station only.  
Pressing the TA button while the traffic  
announcement is on does not cancel the TA standby  
function.  
If you want to go back to your last selected mode during the traffic announcement,  
press the TA button again.  
To cancel the function: Press the TA button.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying AM/FM Radio  
PTY (Programme type)/News interrupt function  
Allows the system to interrupt with a newscast in any mode. The last tuned station  
must be the NEWS PTY coded station.  
To activate the function: Select NEWS from RDS settings and display the NEWS  
PTY before changing to other modes. When a newscast begins on your last tuned  
station, the system automatically switches to the FM mode.  
2 Setting the RDS functions P. 252  
The system returns to your last selected mode if changed to another programme, or  
signal gets weak.  
PTY alarm  
The PTY code, ALARM is used for emergency announcements, such as natural  
disasters. When this code is received, ALARM appears on the display and the system  
interrupts your audio operation.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting)*  
Playing DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting)*  
The DAB indicator appears on the  
display when the DAB band is  
selected.  
/
Button  
Press to tune a DAB ensemble.  
Press and hold to search up and down  
top station in the DAB ensemble with  
a strong signal. The top station within  
this ensemble is selected.  
(Power) Button  
Press to turn the audio  
system on and off.  
SCAN Button  
Preset Buttons (1-6)  
Press to sample each of the  
strongest stations on the  
station list for 10 seconds.  
To turn off scan, press the  
button again.  
To store a station:  
1. Tune to the selected station.  
2. Pick a preset button and hold it  
until you hear a beep.  
To listen to a stored station, select a  
band, then press the preset button.  
FM/DAB Button  
Press to select a band.  
Selector Knob  
Turn to adjust the volume.  
Press and turn to select a station  
on the station list or ensemble.  
/
(Seek/Skip) Buttons  
SETUP Button  
Press to skip the station on the station  
list.  
Press to display menu items.  
* Not available on all models  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting)*  
1To find an DAB station from Service List or Ensemble List  
To find an DAB station from Service List or Ensemble List  
If the system cannot find a station, a confirmation  
message for updating the list appears. Rotate  
1. Press  
2. Rotate  
.
while selecting the DAB mode.  
to select the station, then press  
to  
select Yes, then press  
to update the list.  
u If you select Update list, the system  
update the station list.  
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting)*  
Setting the DAB functions  
1. Press the SETUP button with the DAB  
selected.  
2. Rotate  
press  
to select DAB settings and  
.
3. Each DAB function is displayed every time  
you rotate  
.
4. Press  
to select a function.  
5. Rotate  
to select a setting, then press  
.
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting)*  
DAB Settings  
DAB-Link:  
Automatically searches for the same station from Ensembles, and switches to it.  
FM-Link:  
If the system finds the same station from a FM band, it automatically switches the  
band.  
Band select:  
You can select specific bands. This can reduces the time to update the lists, and  
search for a station.  
1Radio Text  
Radio Text  
The TEXT indicator appears on the display indicating  
radio text information.  
1. Press the SETUP button with the DAB  
selected.  
2. Rotate  
to select Radio text and press  
.
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uuAudio System Basic OperationuPlaying a CD  
Playing a CD  
Your audio system supports audio CDs, CD-Rs and CD-RWs in either MP3 or WMA  
format. With the CD loaded, press the CD/AUX button.  
SCAN Button  
You will get a 10-second  
sampling of each song.  
Press to sample all tracks  
(Power) Button  
Press to turn the audio  
system on and off.  
Track AAA  
on the CD (all files in the  
current folder in MP3 or  
WMA).  
Press twice to sample the  
first file in each of the main  
folders (MP3 or WMA).  
To turn off scan, press and  
hold the button.  
1’23’’  
Genre AAA  
Artist AAA  
CD Slot  
Insert a CD about halfway into the  
CD slot.  
CD/AUX Button  
Press to play a CD.  
(CD Eject) Button  
Press to eject a CD.  
/
Button  
to skip to the  
Press  
next folder, and  
to skip to  
the beginning of the previous  
folder in MP3 or WMA.  
Selector Knob  
Turn to adjust the volume.  
Press and turn to select an item,  
then press to set your selection.  
/
(Seek/Skip) Buttons  
SETUP Button  
Press  
or  
to change tracks  
Press to display menu items.  
(files in MP3 or WMA).  
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