Manual: 2011/2012 Boxster

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iPod jack in sports car

iPod* mobile digital device

You can connect one of the following iPod models to your PCM via a jack in the center console of your vehicle using the connecting cable supplied:
– iPod 4th generation,
– iPod 5th generation (video),
– iPod nano,
– iPod nano 2nd generation,
– iPod mini,
– iPod photo and
– newer iPod-models**.

iPod jack in Cayenne

*) iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc. and is registered in the USA and in other countries.
**) The operation of newer iPod-models at PCM 3 can not be guaranteed.

There is an arrow on the connector of the iPod cable to make it easier to position the connector correctly.

It is recommended not to leave an iPod in the vehicle for long periods of time as extreme ambient conditions (temperature, humidity) can occur in vehicles.
The iPod charges during use.

Calling up the main menu for iPod mode

  • Keep pressing the button until the "iPod" audio source is highlighted in the bottom line.

The mode "iPod" is only displayed if there is a corresponding device connected to the interface.
If this mode is to be permanently displayed (even if there is no device connected to the PCM), you must activate the interface in the SET menu.

  1. Press the button.
  2. Press the button or touch the tab of the same name in the header.
  3. Select "SET DISC / AUX".
    You will only be able to access the "SET DISC / AUX" menu if there is at least one CD/DVD inserted or at least one audio source activated ( ) in the menu.
  4. Select "iPod" to permanently activate ( ) or deactivate ( ) the display.