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The ignition switch must be in ACCESSORY I or ON II*1 to use the system.

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To use HFT, you must first pair your Bluetooth-compatible mobile phone to the system while the vehicle is parked.

Some functions are limited while driving. A message appears on the screen when the vehicle is moving and the operation is cancelled.

Phone settings screen

  1. Select HOME.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Phone.

*1: Models with the keyless access system have an ENGINE START/STOP button instead of an ignition switch.

*2: Appears only when a phone is connected to the system.

*1: Appears only when a phone is connected to the system.

Phone menu screen

  1. Press , or select HOME, then select Phone.
  2. Press (MENU) on the steering wheel, or select MENU.

*1: Appears only when a phone is connected to the system.

Phone Setup

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

Phone Pairing Tips:
  • You cannot pair your phone while the vehicle is moving.
  • Up to six phones can be paired.
  • Your phone's battery may drain faster when it is paired to the system.
  • If your phone is not ready for pairing or not found by the system, the system will return to the previous screen.

To pair a mobile phone (when there is no phone paired to the system)

  1. Select Phone.
  2. Select Yes.
  3. Make sure your phone is search or discoverable mode, then select OK.
    • HFT automatically searches for a Bluetooth device.
  4. Select your phone when it appears on the list.
    • If your phone does not appear, you can select Refresh to search again.
    • If your phone still does not appear, select Phone Not found and search for Bluetooth devices using your phone.
      From your phone, search for Honda HFT.
  5. The system gives you a pairing code on the audio/information screen.
    • Confirm if the pairing code on the screen and your phone match.
      This may vary by phone.
  6. A notification appears on the screen if pairing is successful.

Changing the currently paired phone

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Connect Phone.
  3. Select a phone to connect.
    • HFT disconnects the current phone and starts searching for another paired phone.
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If no other phones are found or paired when trying to switch to another phone, HFT will inform you that the original phone is connected again.

To change the pairing code setting

  1. Select HOME.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Bluetooth.
    • Repeat the procedure to select Bluetooth tab, then Edit Pairing Code.
  4. Select Fixed or Random.
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The default pairing code is 0000 until you change the setting.
To create your own, select Fixed, and delete the current code, then enter a new one.

For a randomly generated pairing code each time you pair a phone, select Random.

To edit an already-paired phone name

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Bluetooth Device List.
  3. Select a paired phone you want to edit.
  4. Select Edit Device Name.
  5. Edit the name and select OK.
  6. A notification appears if the change is successful.

To delete a paired phone

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Bluetooth Device List.
  3. Select a phone you want to delete.
  4. Select Delete This Device.
  5. You will receive a confirmation message on the screen. Select Yes.
  6. A notification appears if the deletion is successful.

Ring Tone

You can change the ring tone setting.

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Ring Tone.
  3. Select Fixed or Mobile Phone.
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Fixed: The fixed ring tone sounds from the speaker.
Mobile Phone: The ring tone stored in the connected mobile phone sounds from the speaker.

Automatic Import of Cellular Phonebook and Call History

When Automatic Phone Sync is set to On:

When your phone is paired, the contents of its phonebook and call history are automatically imported to the system.

Changing the Automatic Phone Sync setting

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Automatic Phone Sync.
  3. Select On or Off.
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When you select a person from the list in the cellular phonebook, you can see up to three category icons. The icons indicate what types of numbers are stored for that name.


On some phones, it may not be possible to import the category icons to the system.

The phonebook is updated after every connection.
Call history is updated after every connection or call.

Speed Dial

Up to 20 speed dial numbers can be stored per phone.

To store a speed dial number:
  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select Speed Dial.
  3. Select New Entry.
  4. Select a place to choose a number.From Import from Call History:
    • Select a number from the call history.
    From Manual Input:
    • Input the number manually.
    From Import from Phonebook:
    • Select a number from the connected mobile phone’s imported phonebook.
  5. When the speed dial is successfully stored, you are asked to create a voice tag for the number. Select Yes or No.
  6. Select Record to store a voice tag for the speed dial entry.
    • Using the button, follow the prompts to store a voice tag for the speed dial entry.
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When a voice tag is stored, press the button to call the number using the voice tag. Say “Call” and the voice tag name.

Avoid using duplicate voice tags.
Avoid using “home” as a voice tag.
It is easier for the system to recognize a longer name. For example, use “John Smith” instead of “John.”

To add a voice tag to a stored speed dial number

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Edit Speed Dial.
  3. Select an existing speed dial entry.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Edit.
  4. Select Voice Tag.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Record.
  5. Select Record to store the voice tag.
  6. Using the button, follow the prompts to complete the voice tag.

To delete a voice tag

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Edit Speed Dial.
  3. Select an existing speed dial entry.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Edit.
  4. Select Voice Tag.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Clear.
  5. A confirmation message appears on the screen. Select Yes.

To edit a speed dial

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Edit Speed Dial.
  3. Select an existing speed dial entry.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Edit.
  4. Select a setting you want.

To delete a speed dial

  1. Go to the Phone settings screen.
  2. Select Edit Speed Dial.
  3. Select an existing speed dial entry.
    • From the pop-up menu, select Delete.
  4. A confirmation message appears on the screen. Select Yes.

Making a Call

You can make calls by inputting any phone number, or by using the imported phonebook, call history, speed dial entries, or redial.
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Any voice-tagged speed dial entry can be dialed by voice from most screens.
Press the button and say “Call” and the voice tag name.

The maximum range between your phone and vehicles is 10 metres.

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

To make a call using the imported phonebook

  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select PhoneBook.
  3. Select a name.
    • You can also search by letter. Select Search.
    • Use the keyboard on the touch screen for entering letters.
  4. Select a number.
    • Dialing starts automatically.
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This function is disabled while the vehicle is moving. However, you can call a stored voice-tagged speed dial number using voice commands.

To make a call using a phone number

  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select Dial.
  3. Select a number.
    • Use the keyboard on the touch screen for entering numbers.
  4. Select .
    • Dialing starts automatically.
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This function is disabled while the vehicle is moving. However, you can call a stored voice-tagged speed dial number using voice commands.

To make a call using redial

  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select Redial.
    • Dialing starts automatically.
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Press and hold the button to redial the last number dialed in your phone’s history.

To make a call using the call history

Call history is stored by All, Dialed, Received, and Missed.

  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select Call History.
  3. Select All, Dialed, Received, or Missed.
  4. Select a number.
    • Dialing starts automatically.
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The call history displays the last 20 dialed, received, or missed calls.
(Appears only when a phone is connected to the system.)

To make a call using a speed dial entry

  1. Go to the Phone menu screen.
  2. Select Speed Dial.
  3. Select a number.
    • Dialing starts automatically.
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When a voice tag is stored, press the button to call the number using the voice tag.

Any voice-tagged speed dial entry can be dialed by voice from any screen.
Press the button and follow the prompts.

Receiving a Call

When there is an incoming call, an audible notification sounds and the Incoming call screen appears.
Press the button to answer the call.
Press the button to decline or end the call.
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Call Waiting
Press the button to put the current call on hold to answer the incoming call.
Press the button again to return to the current call.
Select Ignore to ignore the incoming call if you do not want to answer it.
Press the button if you want to hang up the current call.

You can select the icons on the touch screen instead of the and buttons.

Options During a Call

The following options are available during a call.

Mute: Mute your voice.
  • The mute icon appears when Mute is selected. Select Mute again to turn it off.
Transfer: Transfer a call from the system to your phone.
Touch Tones: Send numbers during a call. This is useful when you call a menu-driven phone system.
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Touch Tones: Available on some phones.

You can select the icons on the touch screen.