LISTENING TO THE RADIO (2/2)AF-RDS automatic retuning
The frequency of an FM station
changes according to the geographi-
cal area. Certain stations use the RDS
system which allows automatic retun-
ing. The radio system is able to follow
the changes in frequency of these sta-
Note: if the radio station does not pro-
vide the RDS frequency function, the
letters AF will flash on the display.
Poor reception can sometimes cause
unwanted changes in frequency. In this
case you should deactivate the auto-
matic frequency retuning.
To activate/deactivate the AF, PTY31,
REG, TA functions, display the RDS
menu by pressing 12 briefly, select the
«RDS Options» item, then press 11.
AST (Autostore) function
The AST AST function enables you to
save the six stations with the strongest
frequencies in your current area.
When listening to the radio, briefly
press 6 to activate AST mode. The
radio returns to the last AST station lis-
tened to. Press and hold 6 . The radio
will automatically start sweeping the
While listening to the radio, press 12
and select «Radio Autostore». Push the
button 11 to activate AST mode. The
radio will automatically start sweeping
To switch from one saved frequency to
another, press one of the buttons on the
keypad 7. The strongest frequency will
be saved as P1.
Note: Some keys may not correspond
to a radio station if “Autostore Radio”
has found fewer than 6 stations. Manual search
In AST mode, you can manually modify
the frequencies detected by your
10 to adjust the fre-
quency, then press and hold one of the
buttons on the keypad 7 to save the se-
Note: bands FM1, FM2, AM and AST
will let you store a total of 24 stations.