NX500 / NZ500 Update
Please follow these steps to update your NX500 / NZ500. This update will allow the iPhone 4 to operate correctly while using Bluetooth.
Please use a blank USB Jump Drive that has no content and is formatted in FAT or FAT32.
Please download the NX500 / NZ500 Update from www.clarion.com and save onto your Windows PC Desktop.
Update tool for NX500
Update tool for NZ500
Note: It will be downloaded as a RAR (ZIP) File that contains the folder necessary for this update.
After you have downloaded the update file. Un-Zip the file into a separate folder onto your desktop.
Insert you blank USB Jump Drive into a USB Port on your computer. Notice the Drive that the USB Jump Drive is labeled.
Example: USB Mass Storage Device (F:)
Copy the Un-Zipped Folder that contains the update to the USB Jump Drive.
After the transfer is completed, you may now eject the USB Jump Drive from the USB Port on your computer.
Note: To correctly Eject the USB Jump Drive from your computer, please do the following.
Left Click One Time on this Logo located in your System Tray (Bottom Right Corner).
Left Click on the Drive Letter that is associated with the USB Jump Drive.
When prompted that your USB Mass Storage Device is Safe to Remove, Please remove the USB Jump Drive from your computer.
Connect the USB Jump Drive that contains the update into the USB Pigtail located on the back of the NX500 / NZ500.
Touch the Setup Icon from the Main Menu Screen.
Select the MISC Option that is located on the Left Side of the screen.
Select the Set Password Option.
When the Keypad appears, Enter in this code: 200802
After entering the code, Select the Software Update Option.
Select the YES Option on the Right Side of the Screen.
Select YES to Software Update when prompted.
When you are asked to start the update, Select YES.
Now that the update has started, it is very important that the power to the NX500 / NZ500 is not shut Off or any buttons on the NX500 / NZ500 or the IR Wireless Remote are touched or pressed during this update process.
WAIT UNTIL THE UPDATE PROCESS IS COMPLETED!!
When the update is completed you will be asked to restart the NX500 / NZ500.
Power Off the NX500 / NZ500 by Pressing and Holding in the Volume/Power Knob until the unit shuts Off.
Power On the NX500 / NZ500 by Pressing and Holding in the Volume/Power Knob until the unit turns On.
With the NX500 / NZ500 Powered On, please verify that the software has been updated correctly.
From the Main Menu, Select Set Up
Now Select General
Now Select the Down Arrow to get to the next page of options.
Now Select Version.
Confirm that the updated software has been correctly installed.
If you have the same version number as shown in Step 24, then you may now exit the Set Up Menu and operate the NX500 / NZ500 as you normally would. Your update has been completed successfully.