Clarion FX503 Install Manual Page: 1

NX604/FX503 57
English
INSTALLATION AND WIRE
CONNECTION MANUAL
1. SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
Symbol Identification
This manual uses symbols and icons to
indicate safety precautions and concerns
during the installation procedure. Be sure
to carefully read and understand each
precaution prior to beginning the installation.
WARNING
• This symbol is intended to alert the
user to the presence of important
operating instructions. Failure to
heed the instructions may result in
severe injury or death.
CAUTION
• This symbol is intended to alert the
user to the presence of important
operating instructions. Failure to
heed the instructions can result in
injury or material damage.
Before Use
WARNING
• Confirm the battery voltage of the
vehicle to be installed. This unit is
designed only for vehicles with DC
12V power supply.
• Disconnect the negative terminal of
the battery before connecting wires,
otherwise an electric shock, injury
by short circuit may occur.
Car battery
Installation Precautions
WARNING
• When installing the unit to a vehicle
with an airbag system, never install
it in a place where it may affect the
operation of the airbag.
• Do not install this unit in the
following locations:
A location interfering with the
driver’s visual range or operation.
A location where the gear shift or
brake pedal are hindered.
A location where passengers are at
risk.
An unstable location, or where the
system may fall.
CAUTION
• Do not install the system in the
locations described below. This may
cause a fire, accident or electrical
shock:
A location exposed to rain or dust.
An unstable location, or where the
system may fall.
• Do not install this unit in a place
exposed to direct sunlight, heat or a
place where the vent holes or heat
radiation holes are covered.
• When you install the antenna, mount
it in a place where the elements of
the antenna do not protrude beyond
the edge of the front, back, left and
right of the vehicle.
If it comes in contact with
pedestrians, it may cause an
accident.
Installation Notes
WARNING
• Please note the position of pipes,
tanks and electrical wirings before
installing the unit into the vehicle;
failure in avoiding these may cause
a fire or malfunction.
CAUTION
• Use only the supplied parts.
If unspecified parts are used, they
may cause damage.
• Any holes made in the body of the
vehicle should be sealed with a
silicon adhesive.
If exhaust fumes or water penetrates
into the vehicle, this may cause an
accident.
• Fasten the bolts securely when
installing the unit. If the bolts are
loose an accident or malfunction
could occur.
Connection Notes
WARNING
• Loom all cables according to the
instruction manual, so as not to
hinder operation.
• Wire the connecting cords/cables
away from high temperature areas.
If the coatings of the cables melt,
it could cause an accident/fire by a
short circuit.
Take care when wiring in the engine
compartment.
• When wiring the connecting cables
in a vehicle with an airbag system,
never feed the cables through
a place where it may affect the
operation of the airbag.
An airbag not operating correctly in
an emergency may cause increased
injury.