Pioneer instruction manuals and user guides

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Pioneer is a company with headquarters in Kawasaki, Kanagawa in Japan. The company produces digital entertainment products. It was founded in the year 1938 as a speaker and radio repair shop in Tokyo, Japan. Susumu Kotani is the current president for Pioneer.

Pioneer was one of the developers of the laser disc player, interactive cable television, the first CD players for the automotive industry, DVDs, plasma displays, and OLED. Pioneer also works with display and optical disc technology as well as many software products.

In the year 2007, Sharp Corporation purchased a 14% stake in the company. Since then the Sharp shares have been reduced to just 9%, but Sharp is still the largest shareholder of the corporation.

In February of 2009 the company announced that it would stop production of televisions, which it did in during the following year. The company sold their home electronics division to Onkyo in September of 2014. Pioneer is most known for selling car electronics.

Each Pioneer product comes with easy to follow user guides to allow consumers to get the most out of their Pioneer products. The instruction manuals for Pioneer products can also be found online.