Panasonic SL-SW947 Portable CD Player User Manual

Digital Re-master does
not work.
Cannot skip albums.
Cannot charge.
The AC adaptor becomes
warm during charging.
The batteries are taking
a long time to charge.
Play time is short after
The battery indicator fails
to appear or is incorrect.
The unit stops working.
Power cuts off.
No play.
No sound or there is a
lot of noise.
Play doesn’t resume from
the last point stopped.
Play doesn’t start from
the first track.
Cannot search through
Cannot specify point A or B.
Cannot change the
Digital Re-master
mode, anti-skip mode.
The HOLD function is on. Cancel HOLD (
page 5).
The batteries may be depleted (
page 4).
The disc isn’t correctly set.
The disc is scratched or dirty. (Tracks may be skipped particularly
with MP3 discs.)
There is moisture on the lens. Wait for about an hour and then
try again.
The lens is dirty: clean it with a blower (recommended product:
SZZP1038C). If the lens gets marked with fingerprints, gently
wipe them off with a cotton swab.
The unit may not read a track properly if shaken strongly during
disc reading.
If there is no data between sessions on a multi-session disc, play
may not be possible.
If there is a large amount of JPEG data etc. within a MP3 file,
sound may be muted and play may not be possible.
If the disc contains data with different formats, sound may be
muted and play may not be possible.
If a CD-ROM format disc contains MP3 and other files, only the
MP3 files will be playable.
Ensure the plugs are inserted firmly.
Wipe the plugs with a clean cloth.
The disc is scratched or dirty.
The sound may be interrupted or there may be noise when
playing MP3 if the recording quality is poor.
The elapsed play time disappears and sound is interrupted if
bumps continue repeatedly.
Separate the unit from mobile telephones.
This doesn’t work during random play.
It may not work correctly under some conditions.
Random play modes may be on (
page 5).
Play resumes from where last stopped (
page 5, Play). (If the lid
is opened while the unit is turned off, the resume function may
not be cancelled.)
You cannot search through a disc with MP3 files.
You may not be able to specify point A or B at the end of a disc.
If [:] or [9] is pressed before [MEMORY/RECALL] you
cannot change the mode.
Dear Customer
Thank you for purchasing this product.
Before connecting, operating or adjusting this product, please
read the instructions completely.
Please keep this manual for future reference.
Operating Instructions
Portable CD Player
Troubleshooting guide
Before requesting service, make the following checks. If you are in doubt about some of the check points, or if the solutions indicated in the chart do not solve the
problem, refer to the limited warranty for your area on page 3.
Depending on the type of MP3 disc recording, the effect may not
You cannot skip from the last to first album, or vice versa, during play.
You aren’t using the special rechargeable batteries (
page 4).
You must insert two batteries before you can charge.
The unit must be off before you can charge.
This is normal.
The batteries may take as long as 4.5 hours to charge under some
This may occur the first time you charge the batteries or if you
haven’t used them for a long time. Play time should be restored
after a few charges.
The batteries can go flat if you leave the AC adaptor connected
after charging is complete.
If play is extremely short even after fully charging the batteries,
the batteries may have exceeded their life (Rechargeable batteries
can be charged approximately 300 times). Please purchase new
Ni-Cd rechargeable batteries (P-3GAVA/2B).
The indicator does not appear when the AC adaptor is connected.
The indicator may not appear correctly under certain conditions.
Disconnect then reconnect all power sources (batteries and AC adaptor).
If you connect or disconnect the AC adaptor, the power cuts off
even if batteries are inserted.
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The HOLD function is on. Cancel HOLD (
page 5).
You haven’t inserted a disc or it isn’t inserted correctly.
You have inserted a disc this unit cannot play.
The disc lid is open.
The program already contains 20 tracks.
Reading MP3 files.
User memo:
The model number and serial number of this product can be found on either
the back or the bottom of the unit.
Please note them in the space provided below and keep for future reference.
Model No.
and indicate limitations
on these discs only.