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Inputs and Outputs
Overview: When used with a
compatible Clarion head unit, this tuner allows you to receive SIRIUS satellite
radio programming in your vehicle. In addition to this tuner and antenna, you
must have a subscription to SIRIUS Radio to receive SIRIUS digital satellite
Note: Satellite radio
service is available only within the continental United States. Service is
not available in Alaska and Hawaii.
SIRIUS Satellite Radio: SIRIUS
Satellite Radio features more than 120 channels of original programming beamed
coast-to-coast, including 65 channels of commercial-free, digital-quality music,
and news, talk, sports, entertainment, and children's programming.
Stand Alone Operation: The
tuner has a mode switch that allows you to choose CeNET or Stand Alone
operation. In CeNET mode, the tuner is controlled by a compatible Clarion head
unit. In Stand Alone mode, the tuner is controlled by an optional controller
Selecting Channels: The tuner
allows you to select channels by number or category. Channels are organized into
various program categories. You can search between the different categories and
then search among the channels within each category. Some head units offer a
channel scan feature and all have presets for your favorite stations.
CD Changer Pass-Through: The
SIRIUS radio tuner uses the CD changer input on the Clarion head unit. If you
also want to use a CD changer, there is a CD changer pass-through connection on
the SIRIUS radio tuner, so they can be daisy chained together.
SIRIUS Antenna: The SIRIUS
antenna has a powerful magnetic base that allows you to mount the antenna on the
roof or trunk lid of your vehicle. The antenna needs to be positioned in such a
way that it will be free of mechanical and line-of-sight obstructions.
Front Panel of Tuner:
- Controller: 8-pin jack for
use with optional controller unit
- Power Supply: 4-pin jack
for use with optional controller unit
Back Panel of Tuner:
- Antenna: single antenna
- Note: Because the
tuner uses a single antenna connection, it is not compatible with
antennas that have two connections.
- Output: left and right RCA
- Pass-Thru: 13-pin CeNET
jack that allows you to connect an optional Clarion CeNET changer
- To Head Unit: 13-pin CeNET
jack that connects to a compatible Clarion head unit using the supplied