Still a newbee. how to set the radio? - BMW Luxury Touring Community
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old Aug 12th, 2008, 3:21 pm
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: West Jordan, Utah, USA
Posts: 71
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Still a newbee. how to set the radio?

No, this isn't because I'm too lazy to read the owners manual (I have 3 of them), this is because none of the owners manuals that I have address how to set the radio to the predefind station selections (1-6).

I have 8 buttons positioned on top of the gas tank that must have something to do with the programming of the radio. and I have a selection toggle on my left handle bar that will allow me to step through the predefinded station selections (1 - 6) and change the volume.

So how do I master this crazy thing?!

Steve
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old Aug 12th, 2008, 4:39 pm
bblalock's Avatar
Lifetime Supporter
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Swansboro(area), NC, USA
Posts: 549
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 1 Post(s)
Cool Re: Still a newbee. how to set the radio?

My book is at home but I am sure one of the regulars on here will respond.
As I remember, you get on a station and hold/release a button(memory or whatever).
Not much help, right?
__________________
Benton Blalock

'08 LT Black "Fireball"
'05 LT Yeller er Gold? "Ophelia"(RIP)
'04 R12CLC (RIP)
191,490+ BMW miles
'Rounder'
"I ride.....the bike doesn't"
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old Aug 12th, 2008, 5:17 pm
dukey33's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Seabrook, TX, USA
Posts: 641
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 5 Post(s)
Re: Still a newbee. how to set the radio?

See page 13 of the radio manual. "Autostore Storing and Recalling"

Radio questions
__________________
Dave
-2000 K1200LT
-1998 Shadow ACE Tourer
-------------------------------
Life's too short to ride ugly motorcycles
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old Aug 12th, 2008, 5:23 pm
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Woodbury, MN, USA
Posts: 561
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Re: Still a newbee. how to set the radio?

Steve: Tune the station you want to save.

1) Press the memory key (MEM) to activate the memory mode
The word "memory" should flash on the display window

2) With your volume control on the left handlebar select the memory slot of your choice by pressing the left or right (3 or 9 oclock position).

3) Press the memory key again. The station should be stored.

Note: the manual calls the buttons you refer to keys. Hope this helps. Let us know if you still have trouble.
__________________
Tim Frederick
Woodbury, MN
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old Aug 12th, 2008, 5:48 pm
skydiver's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Posts: 460
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 7 Post(s)
Re: Still a newbee. how to set the radio?

I can't figure it out, that's why I stick to CD's.
__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Radio Repair Update - When is the next LT ready? Vince_nj1 K1200LT 28 Oct 2nd, 2010 3:46 pm
Motorcycle Communicator radio jimmayor007 Intercom, CB, & 2-Way Radios 0 Dec 10th, 2007 5:46 pm
A New Radio Problem? RVB1019 K1200LT 7 Sep 3rd, 2007 7:55 pm
XM Radio merging with Sirius Radio Tomakazie Satellite Radio 11 Feb 21st, 2007 8:12 am
Radio Question...Searched Hall of Wisdom hybridcage K1200LT 7 Dec 4th, 2006 2:32 pm


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 2:21 pm.



BMW Luxury Touring is powered by: vBulletin Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. VerticalScope Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.