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KDC-X591 My head unit doesnt display the song name, or the folder, when i use a CD full of MP3´s, it shows 01_04_00:01 the folder as a number, (i´m sure every folder have its genre name) the song as a number, and the time of the song runing. When I use the USB stick, it´s the same, I cannot see the song or the folder, I bought this radio for the portable media features, Im about to feel regret for buying a kenwood (its my first one) Thks in advace for any response.

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Kenwoods are awesome. Read the manual, sometimes it gets confused with the Folder trees, if you have to many it goes crazy. It could also be the way the disk is burned, and how the songs are named. I beleive in display options too you can click how things are displayed i.e. folder, artist, song name, title, time. Read your manual.

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