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Product Overview: The Xact
XTR3CK Visor is a SIRIUS Satellite tuner that can be used in your car or at home
(requires optional home kit). The
package includes a car kit for mounting the unit in your vehicle. This plug-and-play tuner can receive 120 channels of
SIRIUS satellite radio, including 65 100%
commercial-free digital quality music channels. A subscription to SIRIUS is also
required in order to receive SIRIUS satellite programming. A wireless remote
control is included for operation from a remote location.
Optional Home Kit:
An optional home kit (item #
612XS052) is available for connecting the unit to your home stereo or powered
Display: The XTR3CK has a
1-line, 16-character scrolling display. When the tuner is mounted to your visor,
you can flip the display. The display brightness and contrast can be adjusted in
the menu. A 10-segment bar graph is displayed to assist you in adjusting the
Controls: The tuner includes the following controls:
- Power: turn the unit
- Rotary Dial: turning the
rotary dial allows you to cycle through the channels and menu options.
Pushing the rotary dial in allows you to select the
highlighted item in the menu or display list.
- Numerical Keys (1-6): sets and
selects preset channels
- Band: cycles through the 6
preset banks; enters and exits Preset Tune mode
- Menu: enters and exits
- Display: switches display
between different modes
- Category: allows you to
cycle through the music and entertainment categories
FM Transmitter: The unit's
built-in FM Transmitter lets you listen to satellite radio over your existing FM
radio in your home or vehicle. You can choose any transmitting frequency in the
FM band between 87.7 MHz to 107.9 MHz. If you choose not to use the FM
transmitter, it can be turned off in the menu.
Categories: The channels are
divided into 12 categories to make it easier to locate a specific channel. There
are 9 music categories (Pop, Rock, Country, Hip-Hop, R&B/Urban,
Dance/Electronic, Jazz/Standards, Classical, and Latin & World. The non-music
categories are News, Traffic & Weather, Sports, and Talk & Entertainment. Using
the controls, you can switch from category to category to locate
the desired category, then tune the channels up or down to locate the desired
Preset Channels: You can preset
36 channels on this unit for quick tuning. There are 6 preset bands (labeled A,
B, C, D, E, and F), and each band contains 6 channels.
Auto Shutoff: The tuner will
automatically turn off after an hour of inactivity.
Remote Control: The XTR3CK
comes with a full-function wireless remote control. The remote
operates on 1 CR2025 lithium battery (supplied).
Car Kit: The supplied car
mounting kit includes the following accessories:
- Vehicle Mounting Bracket:
This bracket gives you the following mounting options: dash mount (using
supplied self-adhesive foam pad), windshield mount (using supplied suction
cups), and visor mount. Once the tuner is mounted, the bracket allows you to
move the tuner up and down.
- Optional Pro-Fit Brackets:
The bracket can also be used with many of the Pro-Fit Vehicle-Specific
Mounts (VSMs) to provide a custom mount for your vehicle. Please check the
Crutchfield Vehicle Selector for compatibility with your vehicle.
- Cigarette Lighter Adapter:
The cigarette lighter adapter plugs into the left side of the tuner
and into the vehicle's cigarette lighter or a 12-volt accessory power jack.
The attached cable is 6.25' in length.
- Magnetic Antenna: The
supplied magnetic antenna should be mounted on the roof or trunk of the
vehicle with a minimum unobstructed area of 12" x 12", and exactly 6-1/2"
from the edge of the roof.
Connections: The tuner has the
following connections located on the left side of the unit:
- DC Power Jack: for
connecting the unit to the supplied cigarette lighter power adapter, or an
optional AC home adapter
- Audio Output:
a 3.5mm minijack that allows you to connect the tuner to a receiver with an
- Antenna Input: a single
SMB jack for connecting to the supplied magnetic car antenna, or optional
home antenna or extension cable
- FM Out: 2.5mm sub-mini
jack for use with an optional wireless FM switching box