JVC UX-N1W Clock Radio User Manual

—Consists of CA-UXN1S and SP-UXN1S
—Consists of CA-UXN1W and SP-UXN1W
©2006 Victor Company of Japan, Limited
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Do not connect the AC power cord until all other connections have been made.
Basic and Common Operations
This System can play back the following discs—regular CD and CD-R/CD-RW (recorded either in the audio CD or MP3 format).
• When playing back the MP3 track, MP3 indicator appears on the display.
To Set a Disc
On the System
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On the System
The disc cover on the
System opens.
Place a disc correctly with its label side up, then
press down on the portions around the disc’s
center hole until you hear a click.
• When removing the disc, take out the disc
by holding it at the edge with pressing the
System’s pivot lightly.
The disc cover on the
System closes.
• Do not close forcibly
the disc cover with
the hand.
IMPORTANT for the U.K.
DO NOT cut off the mains plug from this equipment. If
the plug fi tted is not suitable for the power points in your
home or the cable is too short to reach a power point,
then obtain an appropriate safety approved extension lead
or consult your dealer.
BE SURE to replace the fuse only with an identical
approved type, as originally fi tted.
If nonetheless the mains plug is cut off ensure to remove
the fuse and dispose of the plug immediately, to avoid a
possible shock hazard by inadvertent connection to the
mains supply.
If this product is not supplied fi tted with a mains plug then
follow the instructions given below:
DO NOT make any connection to the terminal which is
marked with the letter E or by the safety earth symbol or
coloured green or green-and-yellow.
The wires in the mains lead on this product are coloured in
accordance with the following code:
Blue: Neutral
Brown: Live
As these colours may not correspond with the coloured
markings identifying the terminals in your plug proceed as
The wire which is coloured blue must be connected to
the terminal which is marked with the letter N or coloured
The wire which is coloured brown must be connected to
the terminal which is marked with the letter L or coloured
Warnings, Cautions and Others
Caution —
Disconnect the mains plug to shut the power off completely.
When installing the apparatus, ensure that the plug is easily
The button in any position does not disconnect the
mains line. The power can be remote controlled.
When the unit is on standby, the STANDBY lamp lights red.
When the unit is turned on, the STANDBY lamp goes off .
To reduce the risk of electrical shocks, fi re, etc.:
1. Do not remove screws, covers or cabinet.
2. Do not expose this appliance to rain or moisture.
Information for Users on Disposal of Old Equipment
[European Union only]
This symbol indicates that the product with this symbol should not be disposed as general household waste. If
you want to dispose of this equipment, please do not use the ordinary dust bin! There is a separate collection
System for these products.
CAUTION: Proper Ventilation
To avoid risk of electric shock and fi re, and to prevent damage, locate the apparatus as follows:
1. Front: No obstructions and open spacing.
2. Sides/ Top/ Back: No obstructions should be placed in the areas shown by the dimensions below.
3. Bottom: Place on the level surface. Maintain an adequate air path for ventilation by placing on a stand with a height of
10 cm or more.
Front view Side view
15 cm
15 cm
10 cm
15 cm
1 cm
15 cm
15 cm
1 cm
About the cooling fan
A cooling fan is mounted on the rear panel of the unit to prevent abnormal temperature inside the unit, thus assuring
normal operation of the unit.
Supplied Accessories
After unpacking, check to be sure that you have all the
following items. The number in parentheses indicates the
quantity of each piece supplied.
Remote control (x 1)
Lithium coin battery CR2025 (x 1) (The battery has been
installed when shipped from the factory.)
AM loop antenna (x 1)
FM antenna (x 1)
If anything is missing, consult your dealer immediately.
To a wall outlet
Plug the AC power cord only after
all connections are complete.
AM loop antenna
Turn it until the best
reception is obtained.
To assemble the AM loop antenna
To connect the AM loop antenna
To connect the speaker cords
Make sure the both speakers are connected correctly and
fi rmly.
When connecting the speaker cords, match the polarity of
the speaker terminals: white cord to (+) and white cord with
black stripe to (–).
• DO NOT connect more than one speaker
to each terminal.
• DO NOT allow the conductor of the
speaker cords to be in touch with the
metallic parts of the System.
• Make sure the antenna conductors do not touch any other terminals,
connecting cords and power cord. Also, keep the antennas away from
metallic parts of the System, connecting cords, and the AC power cord.
This could cause poor reception.
• If the cords are covered with vinyl, remove the vinyl to expose the tip
of the cord by twisting the vinyl.
Programming the Playing Order—Program
Play (except for MP3)
Press repeatedly until the PRGM (program) indicator
appears on the display before you start playback.
or Select the track number to program.
Press to program the selected track.
Repeat step 2 and 3 to program other tracks you want.
• If you try to program a 33rd track, “FULL” will appear on the
The tracks are played in the order you have
Operations on the Program Play Mode
To Pr ess
Check the
Press while playback is stopped.
To erase the
last step
To erase
the entire
Press while playback is stopped.
To exit from
program play
Press twice while playback is
stopped to exit from the program
• The stored program is erased.
Playing at Random—Random Play
Press until the RND (random) indicator appears on
the display before you start playback.
Playback starts in random order.
Random Play ends when all tracks are played.
Operations on the Random Play Mode
To Pr ess
To skip a track
does not work.
To exit from
random play
Press once while playback is
stopped to exit from the random
Playing Repeatedly—Repeat Play
Press repeatedly before you start playback to specify
the repeat mode as follows:
(MP3 only)
Repeats the current (or specifi ed)
Repeats all tracks in the current
group. (MP3 only)
REP ALL Repeats all tracks.
REP OFF Normal playback
Basic Disc Operations
On the
On the
Playback the disc
Current track number and elapsed playing
time appear on the main display.
• During playback, press again to stop
playing for a moment.
Stop playback
• While playback is stopped, total track
number and total playing time (for MP3
disc, group number and track number)
appear on the main display.
Select a track
Increases the track numbers.
Decreases the track numbers.
Select a group (MP3
Increases the group numbers while playback
is stopped.
Decreases the group numbers while playback
is stopped.
Forward search /
Reverse search
Fast-forwards the track by pressing briefl y.
To stop searching, press
Fast-reverses the track by pressing briefl y.
To stop searching, press
• If the disc cannot be read correctly (because it is scratched, for example) or an unreadable CD-R or
CD-RW is loaded, playback will not start.
• If no disc is inserted, “NO DISC” appears on the main display.
Notes on the power cord
When you are away on travel or otherwise for an extended period of time, remove the plug from the wall outlet. A small
amount of power (3.6 W) is always consumed while the power cord is connected to the wall outlet.
When unplugging the System from the wall outlet, always pull the plug, not the power cord.
Do not handle the power cord with wet hands.
Disconnect the power cord before cleaning the System or moving the System.
Do not alter, twist or pull the power cord, or put anything heavy on it, which may cause fi re, electric shock, or other accidents.
If the cord is damaged, consult a dealer and have the power cord replaced with a new one.
Avoid moisture, water, dust, and high temperatures
Do not place the System in moist or dusty places.
If water gets inside the System, turn off the power and remove the plug from the wall outlet, then consult your dealer. Using
the System in this state may cause a fi re or electrical shock.
Do not expose the System to direct sunlight or place it near a heating device.
Notes on installation
Select a place which is level, dry and neither too hot nor too cold between 5˚C and 35˚C.
Do not install the System in a place subject to vibrations.
Do not put heavy objects on the System.
To prevent malfunction or damage of the System
Do not insert any metallic objects, such as wires, hairpins, coins, etc. into the System.
Do not block the vents.
To clean the cabinet
Use a soft cloth. Follow the relevant instructions on the use of chemically-coated cloths.
Do not use benzene, thinner or other organic solvents and disinfectants. These may cause deformation or discoloring.
There are no user-serviceable parts inside. If anything goes wrong, unplug the power cord and consult
your dealer.
Outdoor FM antenna
(not supplied)
For better FM/AM reception
FM antenna (supplied)
Extend it so that you can obtain the best reception.
Getting Started
DO NOT turn off (standby)
the System with the volume
set to an extremely high level;
Otherwise, the sudden blast
of sound can damage your
hearing, speakers and/or
headphones when you turn
on the System or start
Using Headphones
Be sure to turn down the volume before connecting or wearing
the headphones.
• Connecting the headphones will deactivate the speakers.
Operating on the System
To Pr ess
Turn on or off (standby) the
The standby lamp on the System turns off /on.
Select a source*
See “Playing Back Discs” on page 4.
See “Listening to FM and AM Broadcasts” on
page 5.
See “Connecting a Portable Audio Device” on
page 6.
Adjust the volume
You can adjust the volume level from level 0
(VOL MIN) to level 31 (VOL MAX).
Operating on the Remote Control
To Pr ess
Turn on or off
(standby) the power
The standby lamp on the System turns off /on.
Select a source
See “Playing Back Discs” on page 4.
See “Listening to FM and AM Broadcasts” on
page 5.
See “Connecting a Portable Audio Device” on
page 6.
Adjust the volume
You can adjust the volume level from level 0
(VOL MIN) to level 31 (VOL MAX).
Drop the volume in a
To restore the volume, press again, or adjust
the volume level.
Reinforce the bass
AHB PRO indicator appears on the display.
To cancel this function, press again.
Adjust the tone (Bass/
Press once to adjust the bass level or press
twice to adjust the treble level.
Then press VOLUME + to increase the level or
press VOLUME – to decrease it.
• You can adjust the bass and treble level from
–3 to +3.
Changing the display
Press when the System is turned on.
To cancel this function, press again.
Set the SAVE mode
Press and hold for more than 2 seconds when
the System is on standby.
To cancel this function, press and hold for
more than 2 seconds again.
• Setting the SAVE mode allows you to reduce
power consumption by turning the display
off while on standby.
Changing the display
information (Clock
and Source)
Press briefl y (except for FM mode).
For setting the clock, see page 7.
Turn off the System
automatically after CD
playback is over
Press and hold until A.STBY indicator appears
on the display.
To cancel this function, press and hold again.
• If no operation is done for about 3 minutes
after CD playback stops, the System turns off .
Turn off the System by
using the sleep timer
Press briefl y and repeatedly to specify the time
(in minutes) as follows:
10 20 30 60 90 120 150
• To check the time remaining until the shut-off time after
setting the sleep timer, press SLEEP once.
Point it at the remote sensor on
the front panel. (The operating
range is approx. 7 m.)
Playing Back Discs
Disconnect the supplied FM antenna,
and connect to an outdoor FM antenna
using a 75 Ω wire with coaxial type
connector (IEC or DIN45325).
AM loop antenna
Keep it connected.
Vynile-covered wire (not supplied)
Extend it horizontally.
Do not block the ventilation openings or holes. (If the
ventilation openings or holes are blocked by a newspaper
or cloth, etc., the heat may not be able to get out.)
Do not place any naked fl ame sources, such as lighted
candles, on the apparatus.
When discarding batteries, environmental problems
must be considered and local rules or laws governing the
disposal of these batteries must be followed strictly.
Do not expose this apparatus to rain, moisture, dripping
or splashing and that no objects fi lled with liquids, such
as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
Display Information
Disc play mode indicators (See page 4.)
Tuner mode indicators
(See page 5.)
Timer mode indicators
(See the right column and page 7.)
QP Link indicator
(See page 6.)
Main Display
AHB PRO and A.STBY indicator (See the right column.)
2. CAUTION: Do not open the top cover. There are no user
serviceable parts inside the System; leave all servicing to
qualifi ed service personnel.
3. CAUTION: Visible and/or invisible class 1M laser radiation
when open. Do not view directly with optical instruments.
The model information is located on the bottom.
Prepare the Remote Control
When you use the remote control
for the fi rst time, pull out the
insulation sheet.
Insulation sheet
Replacing the Battery in the Remote Control
Insert the battery into the
remote control by matching the
polarity (+ and –) correctly.
Lithium coin battery
(product number: CR2025)
* You can operate the source select
buttons on the System only touch
lightly, because these buttons are
“touch sensor panel.”
If you touch any one of these
buttons, they lights in blue briefl y.
• Store the battery in a place where children cannot reach. If a child accidentally swallows the
battery, consult a doctor immediately.
• Do not recharge, short, disassemble or heat the battery or dispose of it in a fi re. Doing any of
these things may cause the battery to give off heat, crack, or start a fi re.
• Do not leave the battery with other metallic materials. Doing this may cause the battery to
give off heat, crack, or start a fi re.
• When throwing away or saving the battery, wrap it in tape and insulate; otherwise, the
battery may start to give off heat, crack, or start a fi re.
• Do not poke the battery with tweezers or similar tools. Doing this may cause the battery to
give off heat, crack, or start a fi re.
• Dispose of battery in the proper manner, according to federal, state, and local regulations.
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced.
Replace only with the same or equivalent type.