Overview: The CK3000 Evolution Car Kit connects to your factory stereo
system so you can take calls from your Bluetooth phone through your car's
speakers. The kit includes an electronic control unit, keypad,
and separate microphone.
Note: This device does not stream audio over Bluetooth.
Vehicle Compatibility: The Evolution car kit is compatible with select
vehicle factory systems. Installation requires a vehicle-specific adapter. To
verify compatibility with your vehicle, please use the Crutchfield Car Selector.
Mobile Phone Compatibility: The Evolution is compatible with most
Bluetooth mobile phones on the market including the Apple iPhone. The kit allows
you to register up to three different mobile phones. Please visit the following
website for specific Bluetooth mobile phone compatibility listings:
Note: Because the Evolution does not feature phonebook sync and
the iPhone does not support Object Push or Voice Recognition, the Evolution
will work as a speakerphone only when used with the iPhone.
Microphone: The microphone features echo cancellation technology and
background noise reduction, allowing conversations to remain clear despite noise
in the vehicle.
Keypad: The keypad includes the
Answer and Hang Up buttons, and the central button, which allows you to adjust
the call volume and access the kit's menu system.
Voice Recognition: Thanks to
the voice recognition feature, you can say a name and the Evolution will
automatically dial the person's number. You can store up to 150 names in memory.
Note: This function is
only available on certain phones.
TextFriendly: A new feature called TextFriendly is available
for the CK3000 Evolution through a firmware update. It allows you to receive and
answer texts and emails via voice. After a 6-month free trial period for new
Parrot customers (or a 3-month free trial period for existing Parrot customers)
a monthly fee is required to subscribe to TextFriendly.
Magic Words: Magic words are
keywords used to accept an incoming call or end a call, as well as activate the
voice recognition feature without taking your hands off the wheel.
Optional Speaker: The optional CK-70003S speaker kit allows you to
enjoy hands-free convenience, without having to splice into your car's speaker
speaker has a proprietary rectangular 8-pin (2 pins present) connector that
plugs into the supplied wiring.
Optional Adapters Available: An optional, vehicle-specific T-harness adapter may be available to simplify the installation of the Evolution car kit in your vehicle. The adapter plugs into this unit's power and mute cables, and it interfaces with your vehicle's factory wiring. Please, enter your vehicle in the "Outfit My Car" online vehicle selector to see if a T-harness is available
for your vehicle.
The electronic control unit mounts under your vehicle's dash and the
keypad is mounted to the dash surface. The supplied hardware allow you to mount
the microphone on a vent, visor, or on the dash.
Power Cable: The power cable
has a 4-pin Molex plug on one end that connects to the electronic control unit.
The other end of the power cable has a 9" T-section, which plugs into the optional adapter and interfaces with the factory system.
Cable: One end of the mute cable has a 10-pin Molex plug that connects to
the electronic control unit and a 4-pin Molex plug that connects to the supplied
keypad. The other end of the mute cable has an 8-pin rectangular male connector
and 8-pin rectangular female connector that plug into the optional adapter and interface with the factory system.
Right Side of Electronic Control Unit:
- Power Cable: 4-pin jack
for use with the supplied power cable
- Mute Cable:
10-pin jack for use with the supplied mute cable
- Microphone: minijack for
use with the supplied microphone
Electronic Control Unit:
W=6.054", H=1.181", D=2.265"