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CDC 1205 compatibility - Connections

Clarions website of past models is skimpy to put it lightly. I recently got a boat with a Clarion CDC1205 12 disc changer and a blank spot where the head unit was. I have figured out that it is C-Bus and have the cable from the changer to where the head unit will go. Can anyone tell me if any other cables need to go to changer (power cable?) and how I can tell if a head unit will control the changer?

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SOURCE: getting error #9 on clarion

Check the antenna cable or antenna is connected properly to the back of the unit, and check the cable all the way along to the antenna - these are prone to internal corrosion when they get a bit old. Easiest way to check is to get a new antenna and cable (they are cheap) and plug it in directly to the back of the unit.

Check the ground connection of the unit is good - any terminals might need a clean up - disconnect the battery first.

These guys have a service manual for sale;

http://www.manualscenter.com/allprod-42-217.html

here's the LINK for a free download of the owner's manual (it says is for the 635, but is also for the 634);


Good Luck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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SOURCE: Clarion 12 Disc CD Changer Model # CDC 1255z What

out of focus.
if all of your discs have the same error code 6, it is optical lens problem. have it checked to the nearest service center.

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