Honda HR-V Owners & Service Manuals

Honda HR-V: Playing Internet Radio

U.S. models

Compatible phones only

Connect a compatible phone through Bluetooth.

Pandora, the Pandora logo, and the Pandora trade dress are trademarks or registered trademarks of Pandora Media, Inc., used with permission. Pandora is currently available exclusively in the United States.

To find out if your phone is compatible with this feature, visit, or call 1-888-528-7876

To use this service in your vehicle, the Pandora app must first be installed on your phone. Visit for more information.

iPhone only

You can also connect the phone using your dock connector to the USB port. Select Source to select Pandora mode.

Audio System Basic Operation

*1:Some or all of the lists may not be displayed.

Pandora is free, personalized radio that plays music and comedy you'll love. Just start with the name of one of your favorite artists, songs, comedians or composers and Pandora will create a custom station that plays similar tracks. Pandora also features hundreds of genre stations ranging from Dubstep to Smooth Jazz to Power Workout.

If you cannot operate Pandora through the audio system, it may be streaming through Bluetooth Audio. Make sure Pandora mode on your audio system is selected.

Changing Stations

To change stations, activate the Pandora menu, select Station List, and then select a new station.

■Pandora Menu

You can operate some of the Pandora menu items from your vehicle's audio system. The available items are:

  • Bookmark
  • Station List
  • New Station
  • Change Source
  • Sound

Available operating functions vary on software versions. Some functions may not be available on the vehicle's audio system.

If there is a problem, you may see an error message on the audio/information screen.

Pandora may limit the total number of skips allowed on the service. If you dislike a track after the skip limit has been reached, your feedback will be saved but the current track will continue to play.

■ Operating a menu item

1. Select MENU.

2. Select an item.

Audio System Basic Operation


     Playing a USB Flash Drive

    Your audio system reads and plays sound files on a USB flash drive in either MP3, WMA or AAC*1 format. Connect your USB flash drive to the USB port, then select the USB mode. *1: Only AAC format fi

     Playing Bluetooth Audio

    Your audio system allows you to listen to music from your Bluetooth-compatible phone. This function is available when the phone is paired and connected to the vehicle's Bluetooth HandsFreeLink (HFL

     Playing a Video Using the HDMI

    Your audio system allows you to play videos from an HDMI-compatible device when parked. Connect the device, using an HDMI cable, then select the HDMI mode. ■Changing the Screen Aspect 1. Select HO


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