Go Back   Team-BHP > Under the Hood > In-Car Entertainment

Closed Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 13th August 2008, 20:33   #1
MADMAX111's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Now Delhi, Very Often Bangalore
Posts: 101
Thanked: 23 Times
Question Tel Mute Operation in Kenwood KDC MP 3029

My Baleno is factory fitted with Kenwood KDC MP3029 HU. I recently discovered while reading the manual that it has a function named Tel Mute where in the audio is supposed to stop when a call comes in.

But I don't have a car kit fitted or any clue how to make it work.

Do I have to add a car kit OR give some connections. The manual is not very helpful in this regard.

Please let me know if this feature is of any use and HOW??

Extract From Manual
TEL Mute
The audio system automatically mutes when a
call comes in.
When a call comes in
"CALL" is displayed.
The audio system pauses.
Listening to the audio during a call
Press the [SRC] button.
The "CALL" display disappears and the audio
system comes back ON.
When the call ends
Hang up the phone.
The "CALL" display disappears and the audio system comes back ON.

Last edited by Technocrat : 14th August 2008 at 12:20. Reason: Removed extra formatting, please first copy to a notepad before copying it to Forum
MADMAX111 is offline  
Old 13th August 2008, 20:41   #2
Distinguished - BHPian
DerAlte's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Bangalore
Posts: 8,051
Thanked: 2,847 Times

Yes, a car kit, for example Nokia handsfree kit. connects to this terminal (the pin number should be in your HU manual in the connection diagram under installation). This is controlled by the external handsfree kit for muting the HU when a call is picked up.

If you can access that wire in the harness, you can test its functioning by connecting it to ground (I think, I am not sure; setting it to high or 12V does not make sense, must be internally pulled up in the HU) - HU should 'mute'.
DerAlte is offline  
Old 14th August 2008, 00:24   #3
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: New Delhi
Posts: 2,462
Thanked: 19 Times

MadMax, do use the search feature: http://www.team-bhp.com/forum/ask-gurus/41830-tel-mute-kdc-mp4026v.html
gunbir is offline  
Old 14th August 2008, 12:21   #4
Team-BHP Support
Technocrat's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Central NJ
Posts: 14,792
Thanked: 2,304 Times

Thanks for posting the link Gunbir.

MadMax please continue your discussion on the link given by Gunbir.

Thread Closed
Technocrat is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Connecting Nokia E71 to Kenwood KDC-X8016BT Hummer.Rulez In-Car Entertainment 3 12th June 2010 18:55
Is CD skipping a problem ( KENWOOD KDC-MP5039U ) ? vikrant1982 In-Car Entertainment 1 9th December 2008 18:55
Help - Kenwood KDC - 4028 - locked pin code madan80 In-Car Entertainment 12 13th July 2008 12:29
Tel mute in kdc-mp4026v ASHISHPALLOD In-Car Entertainment 8 2nd July 2008 17:05
Kenwood KDC-X7006U price neel12345 In-Car Entertainment 0 17th June 2007 11:39

All times are GMT +5.5. The time now is 13:03.

Copyright 2000 - 2016, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks