HFL Menus

Honda Crosstour / Honda Crosstour 2010-2024 Owner's Manual / Features / Bluetooth® HandsFreeLink® / HFL Menus

The ignition switch must be in ACCESSORY to use HFL. or ON To use HFL, you must first pair your Bluetoothcompatible to use HFL.

To use HFL, you must first pair your Bluetoothcompatible cell phone to the system while the vehicle is parked.

■Phone Setup

■Phone Setup

■ To pair a cell phone
1. If no phone has been paired to the system before, HFL gives you information about how to pair the first phone.

If a phone has already been paired: say “Phone Setup” and “Pair” after the HFL prompts.

2. Follow the HFL prompts and put your phone in discovery or search mode.

- HFL gives you a four-digit code and begins searching for your phone.

3. When your phone finds a Bluetooth® device, select HFL from the options and enter the four-digit code.

4. Follow the HFL prompts and name the newly paired phone.

■ To rename a paired phone
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “Edit” after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts and rename the phone.
- If there is more than one phone paired to the system, HFL asks you which phone’s name you want to change.

■ To delete a paired phone
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “Delete” after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts.
- HFL asks you which phone you want to delete.

Press thebeep before button and wait for a beep before giving a command.

Your Bluetooth-compatible phone must be paired to HFL before you can make and receive hands-free calls.

Phone Pairing Tips:

• You cannot pair your phone while the vehicle is moving.
• Your phone must be in the discoverable or search mode when pairing the phone. Refer to your phone’s manual.
• Up to six phones can be paired.
• Your phone’s battery may drain faster when it is paired to HFL.
• If your phone is not ready for pairing or not found by the system within three minutes, the system will time out and returns to idle.

To hear the name of all paired phone
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “List” after the prompts.
3. HFL reads out all the paired phone’s names.

■ To hear which paired phone is currently linked
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “Status” after the prompts.
3. HFL tells you which phone is linked with the system.

■ To change the currently linked phone
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “Next Phone” after the prompts.
3. HFL disconnects the current phone, and searches for another paired phone.
4. Once another phone is found, it is connected to the system. HFL informs you which phone is now linked.

■ To change the pairing code setting
1. Say “Phone Setup.”
2. Say “Set Pairing Code” after the prompts.
3. If you want HFL to create a random code each time you pair a phone, say “Random.” If you want to create your own four-digit code, say “Fixed.”
4. Follow the HFL prompts.

If no other phones are found or paired when trying to switch to another phone, HFL informs you that the original phone is linked again.

The “Status” and “Next Phone” commands use: Only one paired phone at a time can be linked to HFL.

When there are two or more paired phones in the vehicle, the first paired phone that the system finds is linked.

■Making a Call

You can make calls using any phone number or a name in the HFL phonebook, and redial the last number called.

■ Direct dialing a phone number
1. Say “Call” or “Dial.”
2. Say the number you want to dial after the prompts.
3. Say “Call” or “Dial” after the prompts.

■ From the HFL phonebook
1. Say “Call” or “Dial.”
2. Say the name stored in the HFL phonebook after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts.

■ To redial the last number called by HFL
Say “Redial.”

■ To end a call
Press the Press the  button and wait for a (HFL back) button.

Press the beep before button and wait for a beep before giving a command.

HFL uses a Class 2 Bluetooth, with has a maximum range of about 30 feet (10 meters).

HFL allows you to talk up to 30 minutes after you remove the key from the ignition switch. However, this may weaken the vehicle’s battery.

Once a call is connected, you can hear the voice of the person you are calling through the audio speakers.

■Receiving a Call

Press the call, or the  button to hang up. When button to answer the call, or the there is button to hang up. When there is an incoming call, a call notification (if activated) sounds.

Call Waiting
Press the call on hold to button to put the current call on hold to answer the incoming call.

Press thethe current button again to return to the current call.

Ignore the incoming call if you do not want to answer it.

Press the up the button if you want to hang up the current and answer the incoming call.

■Transferring a Call

You can transfer a call from HFL to your phone, or from your phone to HFL. Press the button and say “Transfer.” button and say “Transfer.”

■Muting a Call

To mute or unmute your voice during a call, press and release thebutton and say  button and say “Mute.”

■Sending Numbers or Name During a Call

You can send numbers and names during a call. This is useful when calling a menudriven phone system.

■ To send a number or name during a call
1. Say “Send.”
2. Say the number or name you want to send after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts.

Press the command. button before a command.

To send a , say “Star.”, say “Pound.” To send a ■HFL Phonebook, say “Star.”

■HFL Phonebook

You can store up to 50 names with their associated numbers in HFL. The numbers you store can be account numbers or passwords. These numbers can be sent to a menu-driven call.

■ To store a phonebook entry
1. Say “Phonebook.”
2. Say “Store” after the prompts.
3. Say a name you want to list as your phonebook entry.
4. Say the number you want to store for the name entry.
5. Follow the HFL prompts and say “Enter” to store the entry.

■ To edit the number stored for a name
1. Say “Phonebook.”
2. Say “Edit” after the prompts.
3. Say a name you want to edit. When asked, say the new number for that name.
4. Follow the HFL prompts and say “Enter” to store the entry.

• Avoid using duplicate name entries.
• Avoid using “home” as a name entry.
• It is easier for HFL to recognize a multisyllabic or longer name. For example, use “Peter” instead of “Pete,” or “John Smith” instead of “John.”

■ To delete a name
1. Say “Phonebook.”
2. Say “Delete” after the prompts.
3. Say a name you want to delete.
4. Say “Yes,” and follow the HFL prompts.

■ To list all names in the phonebook
1. Say “Phonebook.”
2. Say “List” after the prompts.
3. HFL begins reading the names in the order they were stored.
4. When you hear a name you want to call, say “Call.”

■ To store a specific phone number from your cell phone directly to the HFL phonebook
1. Say “Phonebook.”
2. Say “Receive Contact” after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts, select a number from your cell phone, and send it to HFL.
- If it is not the number you want to store, say “Discard.”
4. Say the name for that number.
5. Follow the HFL prompts to continue.

■System Setup

This command group allows you to change or customize HFL basic settings.

■ To set a four-digit passcode to lock the HFL system for security
1. Say “System Setup.”
2. Say “Security.”
3. Follow the HFL prompts and say the four-digit number of your choice.
4. Follow the HFL prompts and confirm the number.

■ To change the security passcode
1. Say “System Setup.”
2. Say “Change Passcode” after the prompts.
3. Say the new four-digit passcode after the HFL prompts.
4. Follow the HFL prompts.

■ To select a ring tone or a prompt as the incoming call notification
1. Say “System Setup.”
2. Say “Call Notification” after the prompts.
3. Say “Ring Tone” or “Prompt” after the prompts. For no audible notification, say “Off.”

Press the command. button before a command.

Once a passcode is set, you are required to enter the passcode with every new key cycle to use HFL.

If you forget the code, go to your dealer to have the passcode reset. You can also cancel the passcode by clearing all the data stored in the HFL system.

The default setting of the incoming notification is a ring tone.

■ To activate or deactivate the auto transfer function
The call on your cell phone can be automatically transferred to HFL when you get into the vehicle and turn on the ignition.

1. Say “System Setup.”
2. Say “Auto Transfer” after the prompts. HFL lets you know the current status.
3. Follow the HFL prompts to change the setting.

■ To clear the system
Paired phones, all stored or imported phonebook data, and any passcodes are erased.

1. Say “System Setup.”
2. Say “Clear” after the prompts.
3. Follow the HFL prompts.

Press the command. button before a command.

You can clear the system when you have forgotten the passcode and cannot access HFL.

When HFL asks you for the passcode, say “System Clear.”

■Change Language*

You can set the system language to French or English.

1. Say “Change Language.”
2. Follow the HFL prompts.

If you have not named your paired phone in the selected language, HFL will ask you to name it in that language.

Press the command. button before a command.

Quick Language Selection If you want to change the language, to French for example, say “Français,” and follow the prompt.

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