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●Use a phone after stopping your vehicle
in a safe location. If you have to use a
phone while driving, exercise extreme
caution at all times so full attention may
be given to vehicle operation.
● If you are unable to devote full attention
to vehicle operation while talking on
the phone, pull off the road to a safe
location and stop your vehicle.
To avoid discharging the vehicle battery,
use a phone after starting the engine.
Your NISSAN is equipped with the Bluetooth®
Hands-Free Phone System. If you have a com-
patible Bluetooth® enabled cellular phone, you
can set up the wireless connection between your
cellular phone and the in-vehicle phone module.
With Bluetooth® wireless technology, you can make or receive a hands-free telephone call with
your cellular phone in the vehicle.
Once your cellular phone is connected to the
in-vehicle phone module, no other phone con-
necting procedure is required. Your phone is
automatically connected with the in-vehicle
BLUETOOTH® HANDS-FREE PHONE
SYSTEM WITH NAVIGATION SYSTEM
(if so equipped)
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phone module when the ignition switch is placed
in the ON position with the connected cellular
phone turned on and carried in the vehicle.
You can register up to 5 different Bluetooth®
cellular phones to the in-vehicle phone module.
However, you can talk on only one cellular phone
at a time.
NISSAN Voice Recognition system supports the
phone commands, so dialing a phone number
using your voice is possible. For additional infor-
mation, refer to “NISSAN Voice Recognition Sys-
tem” in this section.
Before using the Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone
System, refer to the following notes.● Set up the wireless connection between a
cellular phone and the in-vehicle phone
module before using the hands-free phone
● Some Bluetooth® enabled cellular phones
may not be recognized by the in-vehicle
phone module. Please visit
www.nissanusa.com/bluetooth for a recom-
mended phone list and connecting.
● You will not be able to use a hands-free
phone under the following conditions:
– Your vehicle is outside of the cellular ser- vice area. – Your vehicle is in an area where it is
difficult to receive cellular signal; such as
in a tunnel, in an underground parking
garage, near a tall building or in a moun-
– Your cellular phone is locked to prevent it from being dialed.
● When the radio wave condition is not ideal
or ambient sound is too loud, it may be
difficult to hear the other person’s voice dur-
ing a call.
● Immediately after the ignition switch is
placed in the ON position, it may be impos-
sible to receive a call for a short period of
● Do not place the cellular phone in an area
surrounded by metal or far away from the
in-vehicle phone module to prevent tone
quality degradation and wireless connection
● While a cellular phone is connected through
the Bluetooth® wireless connection, the
battery power of the cellular phone may dis-
charge quicker than usual. The Bluetooth®
Hands-Free Phone System cannot charge
cellular phones. ●
If the hands-free phone system seems to be
malfunctioning, refer to “Troubleshooting
guide” in this section. You can also visit
www.nissanusa.com/bluetooth for trouble-
● Some cellular phones or other devices may
cause interference or a buzzing noise to
come from the audio system speakers. Stor-
ing the device in a different location may
reduce or eliminate the noise.
● Refer to the cellular phone owner’s manual
regarding the telephone charges, cellular
phone antenna and body, etc.
● The signal strength display on the monitor
will not coincide with the signal strength
display of some cellular phones.
● If reception between callers is unclear, ad-
justing the incoming or outgoing call volume
may improve the clarity. For additional infor-
mation, refer to “Call volume” in this section.
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FCC Regulatory information
– CAUTION: To maintain compliance withFCC’s RF exposure guidelines, use only the
supplied antenna. Unauthorized antenna,
modification, or attachments could damage
the transmitter and may violate FCC regula-
– Operation is subject to the following two con- ditions:
1. This device may not cause interference and
2. this device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause unde-
sired operation of the device.
IC Regulatory information
– Operation is subject to the following two con- ditions: (1) this device may not cause interfer-
ence, and (2) this device must accept any
interference, including interference that may
cause undesired operation of the device.
– This Class B digital apparatus meets all re- quirements of the Canadian Interference-
Causing Equipment Regulations.
BLUETOOTH® is a
trademark owned by
Bluetooth SIG, Inc.
and licensed to
You can use voice commands to operate various
Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System features
using the NISSAN Voice Recognition system. For
additional information, refer to “NISSAN Voice
Recognition System” in this section.
Voice Prompt Interrupt
In most cases you can interrupt the voice feed-
back to speak the next command by pressing
button on the steering wheel. After
interrupting the system, wait for a beep before
speaking your command.
One Shot Call
To use the system faster, you may speak the
second level commands with the main menu
command on the main menu. For example, press
button and after the tone say, “Call
For US models, voice recognition system
must be in Alternate Command Mode in
order for One Shot Calling to operate. For
additional information, refer to “NISSAN
Voice Recognition Alternate Command
Mode” in this section.
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Press the SETTING button on the control panel,
then touch the “Bluetooth” key on the display.
Bluetooth ON/OFF Allows user to switch Bluetooth on and off. Bluetooth must be on in order to connect device.
ON Turns Bluetooth on.
OFF Turns Bluetooth off.
Connect Bluetooth Upon pressing this button, a popup box will appear on the screen, prompting you to confirm that the connection is for the phone system. Select
the Ye s key.
Yes Confirms that you are connecting a Bluetooth device. Upon pressing this button, the following message will appear on screen: The system is
searching for your phone. Using your handset, look for a Bluetooth device called MY-CAR. When requested by the handset, enter the PIN 1234.
Exiting screen cancels search. The connecting procedure varies by phone. For additional information, refer to the phone Owner’s Manual. When
the connecting is complete, the screen will return to the Bluetooth settings screen.
Cancel Cancels operation.
No Indicates to the system that you are connecting a Bluetooth enabled audio device.
Cancel Cancels operation.
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This vehicle has two phonebooks available for
your use. Depending on your phone, the system
may automatically download your entire cell
phone’s phonebook into the “Handset Phone-
book”. For additional information on downloadingyour phonebook, refer to “Handset Phonebook”
in this section. If your phonebook does not auto-
matically download, you may set up the vehicle
phonebook with up to 40 entries. This phone-
book allows you to record a name to speak while
using voice recognition.
button on the steering wheel
and then touch the Vehicle Phonebook key.
Touch the Add New key at the top of the screen.
This will allow the user to add new phonebook
content via the methods listed below:
Menu Item Result
Copy from Call History The system will show a list of your incoming, outgoing, or missed calls that were downloaded from your cell phone (depending on your
phone’s compatibility) . You may select one of these entries to save in the vehicle phonebook.
Copy from the Handset The system will show your cell phone’s phonebook that was downloaded (depending on your phone’s compatibility) . You may select one of
these entries to save in the vehicle phonebook.
Enter Number by Keypad Allows manual entry of phonebook contacts
Ok Saves the phonebook entry and then will show a screen that is ready to call the number. Press the BACK button to return to the Vehicle
Entry # Allows user to choose the entry number
Name Allows user to enter the contact name
Number Allows user to enter the contact number
Type Allows user to choose a type from the icon list
Voicetag Select theVoicetag key to record a name to speak when using the Voice Recognition system
Store Select theStorekey and prepare to speak the name after the tone
OK When the voicetag is successfully saved, select the OKkey to save the phonebook entry
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Press thebutton on the steering wheel
and then select the Vehicle Phonebook key.
Next, select the desired entry from the displayed
list. Select the Editkey.Menu Item Result
Entry # Changes the displayed number of the selected entry
Name Edit the name of the entry using the keypad displayed on the screen
Number Edit the phone number using the keypad displayed on the screen
Type Select the icon from the icon list
Voicetag Confirm and store the voicetag. Voicetags allow easy dialing using the NISSAN Voice Recognition System. For additional information, refer to NISSAN Voice Recognition Systemin this section.
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Many phones will support an automatic down-
load of the cellular phone’s phonebook. Since
this method allows for up to 1,000 numbers to be
stored and entries are automatically assigned
voice tags by the system, this is a useful function
for easy dialing supported by the Voice Recogni-
Transferring the handset phonebook
If your cellular phone supports automatic down-
loading, the system transfers the handset phone-
book automatically by default. To ensure that this
feature is activated, press the SETTING button
on the instrument panel and touch the “Phone”
key. The “Auto Downloaded” selection should
have the amber indicator next to the word ON
activated. Touch the “Auto Downloaded” key to
toggle this feature on or off.To transfer the handset phonebook to the vehicle
manually, follow these steps:
1. Press the SETTING button on the control panel.
2. Touch the “Phone” key.
3. Touch the “Download Handset Phonebook” key.
Once the handset phonebook is transferred to
the vehicle, it can be accessed by pressing the
PHONE key on the instrument panel or the
button on the steering wheel, then touching the
“Handset Phonebook” key.
Whether the handset phonebook is transferred
manually or automatically, the process can take
up to 5 minutes to complete, depending on the
size of the handset phonebook. For additional
information, refer to the cellular phone’s owner’s
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MAKING A CALL
Press thebutton on the steering wheel.
The Phone screen will appear on the display.
Select one of the following options to make a call:
Menu Item Result
Vehicle Phonebook Select the name from an entry stored in the vehicle phonebook. Dialing commences immediately.
Call History Select the name from the incoming or outgoing call history. Dialing commences immediately.
Handset Phonebook Select the name from an entry stored in the handset phonebook. Dialing commences immediately.
Dial Number Input the phone number manually using the keypad on the screen. It will be necessary to select OKwhen finished for dialing to commence. For
additional information on using the touch-screen, refer to How to use the touch-screenin this section.
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RECEIVING A CALL
When you hear a phone ring, the display will
change to phone mode. To receive a call, follow
one of the procedures listed below:
button on the steering
wheel Accept an incoming call to talk.
Answer key on the display Accept an incoming call to talk.
Hold Call key on the display Put an incoming call on hold.
Reject Call key on the display Reject an incoming call.
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DURING A CALL
There are some options available during a call.
Select one of the following displayed on the
screen, if necessary:
Hang Up Finish the call. If pressed while another caller is on hold, current call will be ended and user will be able to speak to the caller that was previously on hold.
Use Handset Transfer the call to the cellular phone.
Mute Mute your voice to the person.
Mute This will appear after the
Mutekey is selected. Mute will be cancelled.
Keypad Brings up a keypad. Enter digits when needed. For example, entering your PIN number for voicemail.
Note Press the
button during a call to send numbers and digits using Voice Recognition.
Switch Call Select this option to answer another incoming call (function may not be available depending on the model of the phone) .
ENDING A CALL
To finish the call, perform one of the following
Menu Item Result
Hang up key on the Call in
Progress Display Finish the call.
button on the steer-
ing wheel Finish the call.
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