I just installed the KDC MP438U and I cannot get any sound out of the speakers when I put in a CD or the IPOD. Sound will only come out of the sub-woofer. Everything works fine when the tuner is on, so I don't get it!!! please help. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Re: Sound from speakers
Most radios have a power antenna wire and an amp turn on wire it sounds like your amps are being turned on by the power ant wire that loses power when you put a cd in try swapping the blue with blue and white wire this should solve it
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Hi If anything the stereo was probably designed and tested using a certain version of the Iphones software, now that version 4 has been released the way the IPhone communicates may have changed.
As a result the stereo is no longer able to talk to the phone and vice versa. your probably best off contacting Kenwood direct to see if they are aware of this problem and if there is anything that can be done about it.
The fact that your speakers have only one wire, indicates that they are the old negative ground type. You will have to buy new speakers, or try and connect the negative wires of your speaker wires from the radio to the car body (chassis) and try that. Normally you will get a bit of static when you start your engine
you must of traped a wire when you have fitted the head unit to the car when you have pushed it into the dash or the call wire is going to earth on something behind the radio in the dash hope you fine it hope ive help you let me now how you get on
i would love and try to help you. ok so your having a problem with your subwoofers when you put a cd in. well try to change the output of speakers to work when you put a cd in it should be on the car radio and also you can try reseting the car radio there should be a little button to reset it. If you need more help or this does really answer youe question let me know. Thanks
go to standby hold m-log button tell menu comes on display press up on volume control tell amplifier comes on display pess left on volume control tell display says amp on. the built in amp on the stereo turns of and on to provide better sound quality to the pre-amp out puts
it says protect meaning one of the speakers is shorted troubleshoot my speakers all were good put my old radio in everything worked put the kdc back in verified that the radio is bad took back to best buy interchange for a pioneer for about 60 more