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Old 07-14-2012, 09:31 AM   #1
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Can volume be adjusted other than via steering wheel?

We have Titanium hatch, with MFT. Sometimes the wife likes to turn down the radio volume if it gets too loud while I am driving. Or vice versa.
However, I am unable to find a way to adjust volume other than by either the little thumb button on the steering wheel, or via "hand free" voice command. It's really not hands free, because to invoke it, the "voice commands" switch must be pressed. Both of these controls are steering wheel mounted, which makes it difficult, or at least very unwise, for anyone but the driver to operate.

Am I missing another volume control that lies hidden somewhere?


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Old 07-14-2012, 09:47 AM   #2
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We have Titanium hatch, with MFT. Sometimes the wife likes to turn down the radio volume if it gets too loud while I am driving. Or vice versa.
However, I am unable to find a way to adjust volume other than by either the little thumb button on the steering wheel, or via "hand free" voice command. It's really not hands free, because to invoke it, the "voice commands" switch must be pressed. Both of these controls are steering wheel mounted, which makes it difficult, or at least very unwise, for anyone but the driver to operate.

Am I missing another volume control that lies hidden somewhere?
Do people really not read the owners manuals anymore or did the salesman not go over the car with you.

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The little round nod on the console would be a nice place to start.
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Old 07-14-2012, 09:55 AM   #3
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Old 07-14-2012, 09:59 AM   #4
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I say just remove the stereo.....lol.....
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Old 07-14-2012, 10:01 AM   #5
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Follow the red arrow and use the knob.

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Cut the guy a little slack, if you actually look in the owners manual the Sony radio isn't listed in it at all.
As for the volume, try turning the knob (looks like a 3/4" sized black button) in the center.
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Page 165 of the owners manual. Open and close the windows depending on volume preference
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Jesus Christ.. lol.

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Page 165 of the owners manual. Open and close the windows depending on volume preference
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Old 07-14-2012, 10:32 AM   #10
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Follow the red arrow and use the knob.

There it is!!!
Thanks...just what I was looking for. Love this forum!
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