Sluggish RDS

This unit is the RD4 or RD45 system, made by Continental.
Usually standard equipment unless another system is specified as an option. There are Single & Dual Tuner versions. RD45 features over the RD4: The RD45 has USB connectivity & integrated Bluetooth module supporting Phone & Audio Streaming.

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Sluggish RDS

Post by RichardW » 02 Oct 2018, 20:27

The RDS on the radio (RD4) in my 3008 is not keen on re-tuning to another station. The RDS is working as it picks up the station and the RDS text comes through, and alternative frequencies is turned on, but it almost never changes frequency. Is this a 'feature' - never a problem in the similar units in the 307 or C4 Picasso so I think not? Aerial must be OK, as it picks up AM stations well!

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Re: Sluggish RDS

Post by Paul-R » 02 Oct 2018, 20:41

Do you know if the radio has (ever) had its firmware updated? This sounds like just the sort of thing that could be cured by an update. I don't know for sure if there's an update, I'm just fishing!