Adjustable Contrast: You
can adjust the display contrast to match the angle of installation of the unit.
The contrast setting can be adjusted from 1 to 8.
Color Display: The display backlight and button
illumination can be adjusted to any of 80 colors. The following color presets
are stored in memory: Red, Mandarin, Orange, Amber, Yellow, Yellow Green, Lime,
Green, and Dark Green. In addition, you can store 1
custom color under the User preset. The custom
color can be selected by adjusting the red and green values. If Color Scan is
selected, the display will automatically cycle through all the available colors.
Saver Display: You
can choose "SS On", "SS Off", or "SS Message". In "SS Message" mode, the unit displays a
30-character message that you can edit. The default message reads "Welcome
Sirius Satellite Radio
Controls: This unit can control the
optional Clarion Sirius Satellite tuner (sold separately). The optional tuner,
along with an antenna and subscription, will allow you to receive Sirius
CeNET TV Tuner Control: This
unit is capable of controlling Clarion's CeNET TV tuner.
CeNET DVD Deck Control: This
unit is compatible with Clarion's CeNET DVD deck.
Z-Enhancer function features four types of sound tone effects stored in memory.
You may select "Bass Boost" (bass emphasized), "Impact"
(bass and treble emphasized), "Excite" (bass and treble emphasized,
mids de-emphasized), or "Custom" (allows you to fully adjust bass and
treble). When "Bass Boost" is selected, you can adjust the bass
setting from -3dB to +3dB in 1dB increments. When
"Impact" or "Excite" is selected, you can adjust the bass
and treble setting from -3dB to +3dB in 1dB increments. When
"Custom" is selected, you can independently adjust the gain, frequency
and Q factor for the bass. For the treble, you can adjust the gain and
EX: The Magna Bass EX
feature provides an extra boost of bass when activated. The effect of the Magna
Bass EX varies with the volume level.
FM Tuner: This
receiver is equipped with Clarion's proprietary Magi-Tune+ FM Tuner, which
improves sensitivity and selectivity for excellent FM stereo reproduction.
Station Recall (ISR):
This feature gives you one touch recall of a single favorite radio station (this
is in addition to the 18 FM and 6 AM presets).
Changer/TV Titling: Titles,
up to 8 characters long, can be stored and recalled from memory for individual
CDs, discs in a changer magazine, and TV stations. 50 titles may
be entered for the CD mode and 20 may be entered for TV tuner mode. In CD changer mode, you may enter 100 titles when using
the DCZ625, 100 titles when using the CDC655Tz, or 50 titles when using the
the "Top" button while a CD is playing will start the disc playing
from track 1 again.
Reload: When a CD
is ejected and left sticking out of the CD slot for 15 seconds, the unit
automatically reloads the CD to protect if from damage. This feature works with
5" (12cm) CDs, but it will not work with 3" (8cm) CDs.
Outputs: The rear preamp outputs
can be set for full-range or subwoofer output. In subwoofer output mode, the
preamp outputs have a selectable low-pass crossover that can be set to 50Hz,
80Hz, or 120Hz. You can adjust the subwoofer volume from -6 to +6 using the
front panel subwoofer volume control.
Stereo RCA preamp inputs are hardwired to the back of the unit on a 4"
lead, allowing you to connect a portable audio source. Just connect your
portable cassette, MD or MP3 player to this unit, and you can listen to the
audio from the portable player through the speakers in your mobile audio system.
The Aux input sensitivity is adjustable and can be set to High, Mid, or Low.
Dimmer Feature: This
unit is equipped with a wire that Clarion calls an illumination lead, however,
it acts as a dimmer lead. When the illumination wire of this unit
receives power and the dimmer feature has been turned on, the display will dim
to a preset level.
When the power and constant wires are connected and the illumination wire is
supplied with voltage (when you turn your lights on), the button
illumination remains on even if the unit is turned off completely.
unit is equipped with a CeNET control connector and can control up to a total of
two CeNET changers (CD and/or MD). Two changer
control requires a Y-adapter (sold separately).
RCB138 adapter (sold separately) allows this CeNET unit to control a 6-disc
C-Bus changer. The RCB138 is for 6-disc changers only and cannot be used with
C-Bus 12-disc changers, 18-disc changers, processors or TV tuners.
CD Title Memory:
When used with a compatible CD changer, this feature
allows you to assign names to discs in the changer. Each name can be up to 8
characters in length. The number of names you can store depends on the CD
changer that is connected to the head unit.
Illumination/Clock Display: When
the clock display has been given priority, pressing and holding the power button
turns off audio output, but the clock display and face illumination remain on.
When the clock display has not been given priority, pressing and holding the
power button turns the unit off completely. This
unit's face illumination and clock are "keyed" only when the clock
display has been given priority.
2003 ProAudio models, Clarion has extended the 2-year warranty to all
Crutchfield customers, even if the unit is not installed by an authorized