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KNA-DV4100 Changes back to 2-D map and military time every time I restart

I'm not sure if I connected wrong but some of my settings reset every time I start my car.

1. back to military time
2. back to 2-D map
3. back to california from texas when I enter the destination screen
4. volume settings

The home point I originally entered stays as set and the time is correct but back to military time. This partially makes me think I set it up right, but why would the other settings reset?

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Re: KNA-DV4100 Changes back to 2-D map and military time...

Check the yellow and red wires and make sure they are not reversed.

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