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Citroen Maestro 3.0 Bluetooth/iPod/USB/AUX interface

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Product Datasheet

General
With the Maestro interface it is possible to connect different audio sources with the original radio/navigation system.
 
The selectable sources are: Bluetooth A2DP streaming, Apple iPod/iPhone input, USB input & AUX input via 3,5mm jack connection. The sources can be operated via the included remote controller or through the original steering wheel controls *. Additionally, the interface also includes RDS text display on the display of the original radio and/or navigation system.
 
Audio of the iPod/iPhone/USB/AUX will be played in high quality through the original sound system of the vehicle. The quality of this product is similar to the original CD changer or even better.
 
The Maestro 3.0 interface has also handfree kit funcionality embedded.
 
*See tab “Compatibility”
 
Features:
# USB input for playing MP3/AAC/WMA files via USB device or HDD
# iPod/iPhone/iPad  connection including charge function
# User menu displayed on radio display
# Voice controlled interface menu
# Control via remote controller
# Control via original steering wheel controls of the vehicle*
# ID3 text display via RDS display
# 3.5mm jack input for playing files from MP3 player
# 3.5mm jack input for voice guidance of portable navigation via radio system
# Automatic stop-play function when switching from interface to radio
# With retention of the original CD changer
# Audio audible in high quality via original sound system
# No programming via the dealer necessary
# A2DP Bluetooth audio streaming support
# AVRCP protocol support
# Bluetooth carkit option with control
# Automatic Stop-Play function with incoming calls
 
 
 
SPOTIFY:
With this interface it is possible to music that is played through Spotify on your smartphone, via the original buttons of the radio, steering wheel control (if present) and via the display of the smartphone to operate. A complete music collection in your car of more than 13 million songs. Spotify can be downloaded via iTunes.
 
Control Options Spotify;
-Next and previous song
-Volume +/-
 
 
AUDIO STREAMING
Wireless Bluetooth connection for audio streaming via A2DP including load function (via USB port).
When the source also includeds AVRCP technology, it is also possible to control the connected device via the original buttons of the radio, steering wheel control (if present) and via the display of the smartphone to operate.
                                                                                                
Control Options;
-Next and previous song
-Volume +/-
 
 
CARKIT
The Maestro 3.0 interface has also handfree kit funcionality embedded.
- Automatic Stop-Play function with incoming calls
- Automatic phone synchronisation
- Microfoon met echo- en geruisonderdrukking
- Automatic MUTE function (only on Maestro level)
- Answer or reject incoming calls via remote or steering wheel buttons
- By incoming call automatic activation of the interface
 
 
USB:
Input for the connection of an USB device or hard disk for playing of MP3/AAC/WMA files.
- Title and number display in RDS radio display
- Random function
- Repeat function
- Back to root
- Directory & number skipping
- Support of MP3/AAC/WMA files on FAT & FAT32 system files
- Controls via remote controller or steering wheel controls*
 
 
iPOD/iPHONE/iPAD
Input for the connection of iPhone, iPod & iPad. The interface is compatible for Apple 30-pins & Lighting to USB dock cable. Control functions are:
- Title and number display in RDS radio display
- Playlist selection
- Track skipping
- Controls via remote controller or steering wheel controls*
 
 
AUX IN:
Audio
External AUX input via 3.5mm jack connection for the connection of external audio sources.
- Auto OFF function after 20 seconds
The interface recognizes audio input via jack. When there is no audio signal during 20 seconds the interface will switch of automatically.
 
VoiceOver
VoiceOver function for navigation systems
If a (portable) navigation system is connected via the 3.5mm jack connection the interface will switch on automatically only when the navigation has voice guidance. The interface can activate the VoiceOver function when the iPod or USB mode is switched on.
 
See table for interface menu
 
 
REMOTE  CONTROL:
The interface is equipped with a remote controller to control the connected sources and the interface. The remote control works via frequency making an IR receiver unnecessary. The control functions include:
- Skipping folders and tracks
- Volume control
- Play/pause
- Navigation through the menu of the interface
- Interface enable/disable
 
 
STEERING WHEEL CONTROL
The interface can be controlled via the original steering wheel controls. The control functions include:
- Skipping folders and tracks
- Volume control
- Play/pause
- Navigation through the menu of the interface
- Interface enable/disable
 
See table for control functions:
 
Additional information:
- Check at the tab “compatibility” on top of this page if your radio or navigation system is suitable for this product.
- Steering wheel controls only possible with car models as included in the compatibility list (see tab compatibility).
 
 
CAN-BUS: & GM-lan
The protocols of the car models are in all modules preloaded, as a result controls via original steering wheel controls is available for over 200 car models. The interface is suitable for CAN-BUS, GM-lan and resistive protocols.
-CAN BUS & GM-lan vehicles are automatically recognized.
 
 
RDS:
- The interface has a high quality FM-modulator with RDS text generator.
- Audio of the iPod/iPhone/USB/AUX will be played in high quality via the original audio system of the vehicle.
The quality of this product is similar to the original CD changer or even better.
 
 
ID3 tag:
The RDS text generator makes it possible to display texts up to 64 characters. Display of:
- Titles and directories (with iPod & USB)
- Interface menu
- Playlists (with iPod)
 
 
VOICE MENU:
When the interface menu will be selected this will be visible on the RDS radio display and also will be audible via the speakers.
- voice controlled interface menu
- Interface menu display via RDS screen of the radio
- Different languages available: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch
 
 
See table for interface menu
 
 
UPDATE:
Maestro can be updated via the USB port.
 
 
The following is provided in the set:
- NavInc Maestro interface
- Microphone
- Power supply cable
- USB dock cable
- Reset tool
- Remote controller
- Installation- and user manual
- Warranty
- Invoice
 
 
Optional:
1: Choose the right antenna cable adapter:
- GEEN - you dont need the antenna adapter
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- MAES3-RD61  Double FAKRA antenna Kit for MAESTRO 3.0 & MediaDAB
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- MAES2-RD91  Antenne adapter Nissan male to DIN female + GT5 female to DIN male
- MAES2-RD111  Antenne adapter Suzuki serial connection
- MAES2-RD121  DIN Antenne adapter kit for Hyundai / Kia
- MAES2-RD131  Antenne adapter Volvo RT2 male/female --> din male/ female
 
2: Choose the right Apple USB cable:
- GEEN - You dont need the Apple USB cable.
- MAES2-LT - iPod, iPad & iPhone dockcable Lightning --> USB color white 1 meter
- MAES2-30P - iPod, iPad & iPhone dockcable 30-pins --> USB color white 1 meter
 
 
Additional information
- Check at the tab “compatibility” on top of this page if your radio or navigation system is suitable for this product.
- At this tab you will also find information about the support of steering wheel controls.
- Choose the right optional antenna cable adapter.
- Choose the right optional Apple USB adapter
 
 
Product specificaties:
- Interface iPod / AUX-IN / USB
- Sizds BxHxL - 75mm x 35mm x 115mm
 
 

iPod / iPhone
De interface is geschikt voor de volgende iPod, iPhone & iPad generaties:
- iPod Photo (20GB / 30GB / 60GB)
- iPod Video
- iPod Mini 1st & 2nd generation
- iPod 4th Generation
- iPod 5th Generation
- iPod 6th Generation
- iPod 7th Generation
- iPod 8th Generation
- iPod Nano 1st generation (1GB / 2GB / 4GB)
- iPod Nano 2nd generation (2GB / 4GB / 8GB)
- iPod Nano 3rd generation (4GB / 8GB)
- iPod Nano 4th generation (8GB /16GB)
- iPod Nano 5th generation (8GB / 16GB)
- iPod Nano 6th generation*
- iPod Nano 7th generation*
- iPod
- iPod Classic 6G
- iPod Touch 1st generation
- iPod Touch 2nd generation (8GB / 16GB / 32GB)
- iPod Touch 3rd generation (32GB / 64GB)
- iPhone 3G
- iPhone 3GS
- iPhone 4 (vanaf iOS 4.1)
- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 5S
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPad 1/ 2/ 3/ 4 / MINI
 
Not comptible with:
- iPod 1st Generation
- iPod 2nd Generation
- iPod 3rd Generation
- iPod with 12V load option
 
USB reader:
- FAT32 formatted USB memory carriers supported
- MP3 / AAC / WMA files can be played
- USB plug is 5V and may be taxed with maximum 500 mAH consumption
 
 
Textview:
- Display of text goes through the RDS of the radio
- Display of 64 characters maximum
- For display of text RDS is required
- No folder structure, just one line on the screen (max 64 characters)
 
 
Audio transfer:
- Audio transfer via FM frequency by means of fixed antenna connectors (not wireless)
- Originally radio antenna is fully paused causing interference as a result as good as impossible.
- Quality of the sound is similar to the original CD charger or even better.
 
 
TMC/Radio
-When the interface is activated the TMC option will not be available.  When the interface is deactivated, the TMC option will be avialble again after a couple of seconds.
 
 
Bluetooth
- Audio streaming en carkit option only works on interface level.
- Controls only possible when the source includeds AVRCP technology
- Audio streaming only possible via A2DP protocol
 
 
Car models:
The interface is suitable for the following models of  Citroen:
Car Models Citroën Year Steering wheel Ignition Antenna Type
C Crosser  2007 - 201>  Yes No DIN
C2  2006 - 2008 Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C2  2008 - 2010 Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C3   2005 - 2010 Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C3  2010 - 201> Yes Yes FAKRA
C3 Picasso   2009 - 201> Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C4  2006 - 2008  Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C4   2008 - 2010 Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C4  2010 - 201>  Yes Yes FAKRA
C4 Picasso  2006 - 201> Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C5  2008 - 2010  Yes Yes FAKRA/DIN
C5  2010 - 201> Yes Yes FAKRA
DS3 2011 - 201> Yes Yes FAKRA
 
 
Additional information:
- Steering wheel controls only possible for models with original steering wheel controls.
- For models without original steering wheel controls the control is only possible via the included remote controller.
- Check if the right antenna cable adapter is selected at the bottom of the advertisement.
- Check if the right Apple adapter is seelcted at the bottom of the advertisement.
 
 

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