XM Satellite Radio XC9 manual


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    128-7218 1 of 20 V ehicle Ins t all at ion G uide f or us e with XR9 Sat ellit e R adio R e ce ive r[...]

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    128-7218 3 of 20 -3- CONTENTS Congratul ations .....................................................[...]

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    128-7218 4 of 20 Y ou are one step closer to experiencing XM Satellite Radio. XM will revolutionize [...]

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    128-7218 5 of 20 Cautions and Warnings 1. Do not install the XC9 in a position that hinders your vie[...]

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    128-7218 6 of 20 -6- Base (P/N 136-3774) 1 pc. Contents XC9 Install Manual (P/N 1287218) OPTIONAL Au[...]

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    128-7218 7 of 20 Setting Up and Installing Y our Kit NOTE: The XM signal can be received and process[...]

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    128-7218 8 of 20 -8- DC IN FM OUT AUX AUDIO ANT Interconnect Diagram AUX AUDIO INPUT [...]

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    128-7218 9 of 20 -9- CAUTION: Do not install the mounting base on a leather or fabric surface, or in[...]

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    128-7218 11 of 20 -1 1- NOTE: The cradle contains a rear mounting plate with four M4 x 7 threaded ho[...]

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    128-7218 12 of 20 b. After making sure the connectors are properly lined up, gently press down on th[...]

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    128-7218 13 of 20 -13- 6. Connection Options The XR9 and Cradle provide an audio output signal in th[...]

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    128-7218 14 of 20 -14- b. Place the antenna at the preferred location on the roof or trunk surface. [...]

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    128-7218 15 of 20 -15- e. Plan the routing of the antenna cable to the cradle. Make sure you avoid a[...]

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    128-7218 16 of 20 -16- i. Plug the antenna cable into the ANT connector on the back of the cradle; t[...]

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    128-7218 18 of 20 -18- AUDIOVOX CORPORATION (the Company) warrants to the original retail purchaser [...]

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    128-7218 20 of 20 -20- 128-7218 © 2004 Audiovox Electronics Corporation, 150 Marcus Blvd., Hauppaug[...]