MP3142 User’s Guide Portable CD/MP3 Player with AM/FM Stereo Radio Before operating this product, please read these instructions completely.
PLEASE KEEP ALL PACKAGING MATERIAL FOR AT LEAST 90 DAYS IN CASE YOU NEED TO RETURN THIS PRODUCT TO YOUR PLACE OF PURCHASE OR MEMOREX. For future reference, record the serial number of the unit printed on the rear of the cabinet.
INFORMATION: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
Selecting fine audio equipment such as the unit you’ve just purchased is only the start of your musical enjoyment. Now it’s time to consider how you can maximize the fun and excitement your equipment offers. This manufacturer and the Electronic Industries Association’s Consumer Electronics Group want you to get the most out of your equip- ment by playing it at a safe level.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Before using the unit, be sure to read all operating instructions carefully. Please note that these are general precautions and may not pertain to your unit. For example, this unit may not have the capabili- ty to be connected to an outdoor antenna. READ INSTRUCTIONS All the safety and operating instructions should be read before the product is operated.
SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS (CONTINUED) 15. OVERLOADING Do not overload wall outlets and extension cords as this can result in a risk of fire or electric shock. 16. OBJECT AND LIQUID ENTRY Never push objects of any kind into this product through openings as they may touch dangerous voltage points or short out parts that could result in fire or electric shock.
LOCATION OF CONTROLS Left Carrying Handle Disc Compartment Function Control (OFF/CD/FM ST/AM) CLK (Clock) SET Button Display BASS BOOST Button ALBUM UP Button Left Speaker Battery Compartment (Bottom of Unit) (BATTERY COVER PART NO. GMT181-10000001*) 10. FM Antenna 11. Right Carrying Handle 12.
This unit is designed to operate on AC household current or DC (batteries). Use the AC polarized line cord included with the unit for operation on AC power. Insert one end of the AC line cord into the AC jack on the rear of the unit and the other end (with the 2 blades) into a conveniently located AC outlet having 120V, 60Hz.
SETTING THE CLOCK Make sure the Function control is set to OFF or CD. Continue holding the CLK SET button 1. Set the correct minute using the Skip/Search ( )/M (Minute) button 2. Release the CLK SET button 1 and the time will be set.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) LISTENING TO THE RADIO Rotate the Function control to the AM or FM ST position to turn the unit on and select AM or FM ST (Stereo); the band and the frequency will appear in the display. Adjust the VOLUME control 1 and BASS BOOST button 2 as desired.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) TO PLAY A DISC This unit is designed to play all kinds of audio discs and MP3 discs, such as CD recordables and rewritables. Do not try to play CDI, CDV, DVD or computer CDs in this unit. Rotate the Function control to the CD position to turn the unit on and select CD mode.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) TO PLAY A DISC (CONTINUED) To start from a speciﬁc album/file on a MP3 disc, while in the Stop mode, select the desired album (folder) by repeatedly pressing the ALBUM UP but- ton 1. While “ALBUM” and the album number are blinking in the display, press the PLAY/PAUSE (®/p) button 2 to start...
OPERATION (CONTINUED) NOTES: • If there is no disc or a disc is inserted incorrectly, dirty or damaged, "no" will appear in the display. • As each track/file is played, the track/file number is shown in the display. • To prevent damage to the disc, never open the Disc Compartment door while the disc is rotating.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) TO REPEATEDLY PLAY BACK ONE/ALL TRACKS/FILES To repeat a single track/file, press the P-MODE button 1 once while in the Stop mode; “REP” will appear in the display. Press the Skip/Search o 2 or n 3 button to select the specific track/file that you wish to repeat.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) TO PROGRAM THE MEMORY (UP TO 20 CD TRACKS/10 MP3 FILES) Rotate the Function control to the CD position to turn the unit on and select CD mode. Insert a disc as described on page 10. For CD, use the Skip/Search o 1 or n 2 button to select the first track to be programmed.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) NOTES ON PROGRAMMED PLAY: • Programming is the ability to preselect the order in which a series of tracks /files will be played. • Each track/file may be stored in the program memory as many times as desired. •...
OPERATION (CONTINUED) SINGLE SESSION The chart below is an example of a Windows Explorer display that will appear on your computer monitor for a single session MP3 disc with directories/albums. Check the added notes to help you understand the MP3 disc unit display and the playback sequence of directories/albums and files on a single session MP3 disc.
OPERATION (CONTINUED) LINE IN Jack By using a home audio connection cable (not included), you can listen to an external audio unit through this unit’s speakers. Before making any connections, turn off the power to all equipment. Rotate the Function control to CD, FM ST or AM to turn the unit on and select CD or Radio mode.
CARE AND MAINTENANCE Caring for Compact Discs • Treat the compact disc carefully. Handle the com- pact disc only by its edges. Never allow your ﬁngers to come in contact with the shiny, unprint- ed side of the compact disc. •...
TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE If you experience a problem with this unit, check the chart below before calling for service. SYMPTOM Unit will not turn on. Disc will not play. No sound. Erratic playback. AM or FM, no sound. Power is not on. AM/FM, poor sound.
PLEASE KEEP ALL PACKAGING MATERIAL FOR AT LEAST 90 DAYS IN CASE YOU NEED TO RETURN THIS PRODUCT TO YOUR PLACE OF PURCHASE OR MEMOREX. FOR CONSUMER REPLACEABLE PART(S), SEE PART NUMBER(S) ON PAGE 6 AND THEN CONTACT FOX INTERNATIONAL AT 1-800-321-6993.
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