Overview: The Delphi TNR800 is
a direct in-dash replacement for select General Motors sport utility vehicles.
The TNR800 features DVD-driven, touch-screen navigation, as well as a CD player
and AM/FM tuner. The unit seamlessly integrates with the vehicle's original
accessories, including OnStar, XM Satellite radio, and Rear Seat Video/Audio. It
also plugs directly into the factory wiring; no need for custom wiring harnesses
or interface boxes.
Compatibility: This model
compatible with select 2003-2006 models of the following GM vehicles:
- Cadillac Escalade/EXT/ESV
- GMC Denali
Note: Please check
compatibility with the Crutchfield Vehicle Selector before making your
DVD Navigation: The TNR800
comes with a DVD-ROM map disc of the contiguous United States and parts of
Hawaii and Canada. The map database includes interstate highways, state
highways, country roads, and major and general streets. Note: The map
disc must be in the DVD/CD slot while you are navigating.
Global Positioning System (GPS):
The TNR800 uses GPS satellites to determine your current position and track
your movement along your route. The radio comes with a GPS antenna, which needs
to be installed on your dash. In addition, the radio will use the GPS satellites
to automatically set the clock.
Touch-Sensitive Screen Buttons:
Touch-screen buttons are located on the navigation screen. Screen buttons are
highlighted when available and dim when they are unavailable. Some toggle
touch-sensitive screen buttons that are light blue when active and dark blue
when not active. Touch-sensitive buttons include: Destination, Navigation
Options, Navigation Menu, Zoom In, Zoom Out, Clock, Audio Source, and Back.
Map Colors: You can
independently adjust the appearance of the maps during the day and at night. You
can select from Normal, Auto, 1, 2, 3, or 4. When Auto is selected, the map
colors will change automatically every three months.
Map Appearance Options: The Map
Appearance screen is divided into three sections:
- Map Orientation: you can
choose North Up, Heading Up, or 3D view in heading up position
- Guidance Mode: you can
choose arrow (directional turn guidance), turn list (with next 3 maneuvers),
or map (with calculated route highlighted)
- Map Mode: you can choose
single map display, or split screen with two maps displayed
Map Scale Range: You can zoom
in and out of a map to see more or less detail. The scale of a map can range
from 1/32 of a mile (165 feet), to 128 miles.
Voice Volume: You can manually
adjust the volume of the voice guidance prompts, or, with Adaptive Voice Volume
Control activated, the volume of the voice prompts will increase automatically
once the vehicle exceeds 50 miles per hour.
Search Areas: Before entering a
destination, you must first select a search area from one of 9 regions:
Southwest US, Northwest US, South Central US, Midwest, Southeast US,
Mid-Atlantic, Northeast US, Canada, and Hawaii (Alaska is not covered on this
Route Options: Once a
destination has been entered, the Route Overview menu appear with three options:
- Start: choose the current
highlighted route and begin route guidance
- 3 Routes: three
highlighted routes are displayed: Fastest, Shortest, and Alternative. After
selecting one of the three routes, the road distance and estimated travel
time is displayed.
- Edit Route: this option
allows you to change the route preferences
Memory Points: You can register
up to 30 memory points for later reference as a destination. The name, location,
and information of the memory point is stored in memory, plus an icon is
assigned to the memory point for quick reference.
Areas to Avoid: Up to 10 areas
to avoid can be registered from the Memory Points menu. These can be areas such
as high traffic areas, construction areas, or any main road or intersection you
wish to avoid.
Preset and Emergency Destinations:
You can set up to 6 destinations as presets for quick reference. The
destinations include "Home" and numbered presets 1-5. When "Emergency" is
entered as a destination, you will be able to choose Police Station or Hospital,
and select your destination from a list. "Home", "Emergency" and Presets 1-5 are
the only destinations that can be selected while the vehicle is moving.
Entering Destinations: You can
select a destination from any of the following:
- Address: enter destination
by street name, address number, and city/state name.
- Points of Interest: enter
destination by POI name (Washington Monument, Statue of Liberty), or select
from a category of POI (hotel, gas station, ATM, restaurant, etc.)
- Home: press the "Home"
button to select the destination you have preset as your home base
- Preset: press the preset
number 1-5 to select the appropriate destination you have set as a preset.
POI Search: You can search for
a Point of Interest by using a combination of three methods:
- Name: type in the name of
the POI using the alpha-numeric keypad (many POIs can also be located by
- Category: select a
category such as gas station, restaurant, hotel, etc.
- City: after touching the
City screen, you can select from POIs in that city
Audio System: With the TNR800,
you can listen to the radio (AM, FM, or XM) while the navigation system is
operating. Because the navigation is DVD based, the unit cannot play CDs during
navigation. The display for the audio system appears on the left side of the map
screen during navigation. If the navigation system is off, the audio display
occupies the entire screen.
AM/FM Tuner: The TNR800 has a
built-in AM/FM radio with 18 presets (12 FM, 6 AM) and seek and scan tuning. In
addition, the unit is compatible with the Radio Data System (RDS). When FM
stations that broadcast RDS information are received, the radio can display the
station name, display messages from the radio station, or display song title and
CD Player: This unit will play
commercial CDs as well as CD-R and CD-RW discs formatted for CD audio. It will
not play MP3 or WMA files. CD playback features include: random play, track
repeat, fast forward/fast reverse, track up/down, and track intro scan.
CD Changer Controls: If the
vehicle has a factory-installed CD changer, the TNR800 can integrate with it and
control it. Playback features include: Disc Random, All Disc Random, Track
Repeat, Fast Forward/Fast Reverse, Disc up, Disc Down, Track Up, Track Down,
Track Intro Scan, and Disc Intro Scan.
XM Satellite Radio: If the
vehicle is equipped with XM Satellite radio, the TNR800 allows you to preset up
to 12 stations in 2 bands of 6 stations. When an XM station is tuned, the
channel name and number, song title and artist will be displayed on the screen.
If you desire, you can set the radio to hide XM information after a certain
amount of time has passed. You can also seek or scan for stations based on their
Rear Seat Entertainment: The
TNR800 easily integrates with a factory-equipped Rear Seat Entertainment (RSE)
System. When a DVD or CD is playing in the RSE, you can listen to the audio of
that disc through all of the vehicle's speakers. You can also mute the front
speakers, rear speakers, or all speakers from the TNR800.
Digital Signal Processing (DSP):
If your vehicle is equipped with DSP, you can choose from four different
listening experiences while listening to the audio system:
- Normal: delivers all
occupants the best possible sound
- Driver: delivers the
driver's seat occupant the best possible sound
- Rear: delivers the rear
seat occupants the best possible sound
- Spacious: makes the
listening space seem larger