Playing from the Hard Drive Device

HDD (Hard Drive Device): Press the HDD button to start playing tracks from the HDD. HDD displays and playback resumes from where it was last stopped.

HDD Playback Mode

The infotainment system displays the current HDD playback mode.

The following table shows the display mode options and what happens as the mode is displayed:

HDD Menu

HDD Menu

1. Press the MENU/SELECT knob to display the HDD Menu.

2. Turn the MENU/SELECT knob to highlight an option from the HDD Menu. The available options are:
- Shuffle Songs
- Playlist
- Artists
- Albums
- Song Titles
- Genres
- Recently Saved
- AudioBook

3. Press the MENU/SELECT knob to select the desired option.

Quick Jump

To scroll up or down the list of Artists, Albums, or Song Titles, press and hold the softkey under the FWD or REV tab.

To jump to the beginning, middle, or last section of the list:

- Press the first softkey located under the display to go to the beginning section of the list.

- Press the second softkey located under the display to go to the middle section of the list.

- Press the third softkey located under the display to go to the last section of the list.

Shuffle Songs

Select this option from the HDD Menu to randomly play back HDD content.

Playlist

Select this option from the HDD Menu to display all six favorite playlists, then select one of the six playlists to display a list of songs that have been added to that favorite playlist. Select a song from the list to begin playback of that song and to put the HDD into the Playlist mode. See Saving HDD Favorites later in this section for more information.

HDD Categories

The HDD category mode can be used to select a song by a particular artist, album, or genre for playback.

As an example, the HDD Menu displays a layout such as:

The radio system displays the

The radio system displays the number of available items in each individual category as shown on the sample display. For example, the sample display shows there is content on the hard drive from five individual artists.

Select the HDD Menu category to display the available items in each individual category, then select an item from one of these submenus to display a list of songs related to that menu item. Select a song to begin playback of that song and to put the HDD in the playback mode.

Recently Saved

Select this option from the HDD Menu to display the last 50 songs added since the vehicle was last turned on. The songs are categorized into songs recorded from CDs or USB devices.

AudioBook

The radio is able to play back AudioBook content downloaded from www.audible.com. This content can be transferred into the HDD by either burning it to a CD or copying it to a USB storage device and then recording it to the HDD.

The audible.com playback requires activation of the vehicle as a player for downloaded content. The radio system activates the audible.com system when information is found on either a CD inserted into the CD/DVD player or a USB storage device that is connected. The Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) is required in order to activate the vehicle.

Saving HDD Favorites

Press the FAV button to change between favorite modes during HDD playback. The following favorite modes are supported:
- Playlists
- Artists
- Albums
- Genres

Favorites can be saved by pressing and holding the softkey under the favorites selection. Store favorites according to the following table:

Configuring HDD Favorites

Configuring HDD Favorites

Press the CONFIG button to display the radio configuration options.

Press the softkey under the HDD tab to display the available favorite modes. Press the softkey under the favorite tab to set the available favorite modes. Available favorite modes are highlighted.

Time Shifting Pause and Rewind Live FM/AM and XM (if equipped)

The Radio with DVD Audio, HDD, and USB has the ability to rewind 60 minutes of FM/AM and XM (if equipped) content. While listening to the radio, the content from the current station is always being buffered to the HDD.

Press the radio. The radio display will (play/pause) to pause the radio. The radio display will show the Time Shift buffer status bar. The status bar shows the amount of content stored in the buffer and the current pause point.

To resume playback from the current pause point, press again. The radio will no longer be again. The radio will no longer be playing live radio. Instead, time shifted content is being played from the buffer. When the radio is playing time shifted content from the buffer, a buffer status bar shows below the station number on the left side of the screen.

Press and hold FWD REV or to rewind or fast forward through the FWD to rewind or fast forward through the time shift buffer. Hold the end of the currently recorded FWD until the end of the currently recorded buffer to resume live radio playback. With live radio playing, the radio display will no longer show the buffer bar below the station number.

On AM/FM, press FWD multiple times to rewind or REV or fast forward. Each press will rewind FWD multiple times to rewind or fast forward. Each press will rewind or fast forward 30 seconds of content. On XM, press FWD multiple times to jump to REV or the previous or next song or FWD multiple times to jump to the previous or next song or commercial.

When the radio station is changed, the buffer is cleared and automatically restarted for the current station. You cannot rewind the content from a previously tuned station.

Time shifting of AM/FM or XM is not available while recording or while other sources of playback are selected.

Pausing AM/FM or XM (if equipped) with the Vehicle Turned Off

If AM/FM or XM is paused before the vehicle is turned off, the radio will continue to buffer the current radio station for up to one hour.

If the vehicle is turned back on within one hour, the radio will automatically resume playback from the pause point.

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