In order to know which version of software takes the RT3 radios CITROEN/PEUGEOT must perform the following operation:
1. Turn on radio.
2. Press and hold down "MENU" button until extended menu in shown.
3. Select "DEVICE DESCRIPTION".
4. The software version will show in the display.
Depending on the software version, your radio may have VAN-BUS or CAN-BUS technology:
- VAN-BUS: The radio has got RDS button. VAN-BUS is old technology and corresponds to 5.x software or lower.
- CAN-BUS: The radio has got LIST button. CAN-BUS is the newest technology and correspond to 6.x software or higher.
VAN-BUS = RDS = Software version 5.x or lower
CAN-BUS = LIST = Software version 6.x or higher
In the Peugeot and Citroen vehicles whenever you want to install a CD changer or an audio interface, you must first enable the port for the CD changer radio in BSI. This has to be done from the control of the vehicle by a cable diagnostic (DIAG2000, PP2000 or LEXIA 3).
For the radio correctly recognize the CD changer or the audio interface, activate fully the CD changer port and CD changer display function , otherwise there may be malfunctioning devices.
IMPORTANT: This operation activation by cable diagnosis, the need for a workshop or authorized official. In many workshops ignorance rarely activate the presentation of information in the radio display. If not activated, the radio display will not show any information when playing music through the interface or CD changer YATOUR.
To learn how to remove properly the radio in your car, you can access the website:
Some vehicles BMW and MINI Cooper are equipped with amplifier technology DSP (Digital Sound Processor), which means Technology Digital Sound Processor. If you know this information and want to find out if your vehicle has DSP technology, must follow the following methods:
You have to check if your vehicle is fitted with the DSP amplifier and connections 3 pin and 6 pin. The location of the connectors and DSP amplifier shown in the image:
WITH DSP: If your vehicle is equipped with DSP It would have a DSP amplifier and a coaxial wire cable and a 3 pin connector.
WITHOUT DSP: If your vehicle has no DSP, just will find a 3 pin and 6 pin connectors. also It just has the DSP amplifier installed.
- WITH DSP: It Takes the coaxial cable connected to the CD changer.
- WITHOUT DSP: It doesn't take the coaxial cable connected to a CD changer.
Some interfaces as supplied to Nissan, the connector to the radio CDC port (Port for CD changer), has two wires, red and yellow one, to be installed in the corresponding ACC +12 V and + permanent battery 12V respectively. View Images:
Yellow wire: Must be installed in a power +12 V permanent vehicle battery. To identify which cables are suitable vehicle, should analyze using a voltmeter, and the cable is suitable with the ignition key removed, +12 V supplied direct from the battery at all times.
Red wire: Must be installed in a power +12 V ACC. To identify which cables are suitable vehicle, should analyze using a voltmeter, and cable is ideal providing +12 V only when the ignition key is in position (position where the dashboard controls are lit or when the car is with the engine running).
The most common problem is that you have correctly installed renamed or folders to insert songs. Generally this problem is solved again formatted USB storage device / SD and inserting new folders correctly renombrándolas form given below:
You must create folders and rename as CD01, CD02, CD03, CD04, ... folders up to equal the number of CDs that bear the car radio if I had a CD changer.
This problem may be due to the following causes:
- Not recorded properly or renamed folders.- The external device may take a firmware that is not compatible with the interface.
- The external device can carry viruses that cause the malfunction of the interface.
- Have inserted an external device whose memory capacity is greater than that recognizes the interface.
- The external device may be defective.
- Incorrectly drawn from the USB / SD to your computer after recording the songs.
- The songs that are recorded are in an invalid format for the interface.
- The interface has been blocked and needs to be reset by disconnecting the power supply.
- The vehicle and the radio interface is installed where it may not be compatible or radio take some system or firmware that causes malfunction.
Generally the audio interface is designed to play songs in order of creation within the USB device / SD. However there is a way to eliminate this defect and play songs in alphabetical order deleting the creation dates of the same.
Therefore we offer a program that eliminates the creation dates of the system and the interface modified to play songs in alphabetical order.
To download the program click HERE
INSTRUCTIONS: Run the program and drag the icon of the USB / SD or folders to the program window. The program system will sort the songs alphabetically and folders by changing the dates of creation.
Generally vehicles have enabled the radio port to connect a CD or USB interface. However, some car brands like Peugeot and Citroen have disabled this port needs to be enabled before installing a CD or audio interface.
To enable the vehicle must carry the official house by a cable that connected to the exchange you can enable the port.
This operation is simple and even can do the same vehicle owners buying in online stores cable and software to connect to the control unit of the vehicle and thus modify the parameters necessary to enable the CD changer port.
When in doubt contact your local dealer and ask if your vehicle requires that you perform this operation.
RADIO OR CAR MODEL
|Audi/Seat/Skoda/Vw||To 6 Folders|
|Toyota||To 15 Folders|
|Honda||To 15 Folders|
|Mazda||To 15 Folders|
|Nissan||To 9 Folders|
|Suzuki||From 9 to 15 Folders|
|Hyundai 8 pin||To 8 Folders|
|Hyundai 13 pin||To 9 Folders|
|Peugeot||To 6 Folders|
|Citröen||From 6 to 9 Folders|
|Renault||From 6 to 9 Folders|
|Fiat/Alfa Romeo||From 10 to 15 Folders|
|Sony||From 6 to 10 Folders|
|Pioneer||To 15 Folders|
|Alpine (M-Bus)||To 9 Folders|
|Panasonic||From 9 to 15 Folders|
|Clarion||To 9 Folders|
|Sanyo||To 9 Folders|
|Blaupunkt||To 9 Folders|
To find out how you should create the playlists on iPhone and iPod devices to play songs through the iPod Yatour Interface, click on the following link:
Create playlist in iPod/iPhone
In some model Blaupunkt RD4 radios CITROEN/PEUGEOT may be noise and/or interference of electrical origin. This is due to a problem in the Ground wires of this radio with Yatour Interface. To solve this problem, you must perform a modification to the 12 pin connector Fakra of the Interface.
You can download the manual explaining to fix this problem by clicking on the button below:
Exceptionally, some BMW radios with BMW 17 pin, BMW 40 pin flat and BMW CDC plug a fault occurs a problem of recognition of the Interface YATOUR whenever off and on the vehicle engine. This is due to a defect in the software interface to the radio.
Example: When the vehicle for refueling and re-start the engine, the radio does not recognize the YATOUR Interface.
To fix this you must RESET the radio every time you see this problem. To facilitate this operation, you must install a reset switch or button corresponding to the yellow 12V battery as shown in the image:
To get easier you can install the RESET switch on the front of the radio or anywhere in the dashboard of the car.
DOWNLOAD WIRING DIAGRAM BMW 40 PIN CONNECTOR
DOWNLOAD WIRING DIAGRAM BMW 17 PIN ROUND CONNECTOR
Sometimes, when you have finished installing the Interface YATOUR, The radio could not recognize the Interface. This is due to various causes. In most cases this is solved in the following way:
After installation of the Interface YATOUR should start the engine and check the radio recognizes the Interface.
If the problem is not solved, you must perform the vehicle in full reset by disconnecting the battery for a few minutes.
The Interface Yatour iPod/iPhone model YTM05 and Interface Yatour iPod/iPhone/USB model YTM07 are fully compatible with the iPhone 5/5s devices. However in order to connect the interface to these devices must use the Lightning 30 pin adapter.
It is important that the Adapter has to be the ORIGINAL Apple, otherwise it cannot ensure proper operation.