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Compact Disc
Operating Instructions
Owner's Record
The model and serial numbers are located on the bottom of the unit.
Record the serial number in the space provided below.
Refer to these numbers whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this
Model No. CDX-C660 Serial No.
For installation and connections, see the supplied installation/connections
© 1997 by Sony Corporation


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  • Page 1 The model and serial numbers are located on the bottom of the unit. Record the serial number in the space provided below. Refer to these numbers whenever you call upon your Sony dealer regarding this product. Model No. CDX-C660 Serial No.
  • Page 2 Warning Welcome ! This equipment has been tested and found to Thank you for purchasing the Sony Compact comply with the limits for a Class B digital Disc Player. This unit lets you enjoy a variety device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents This Unit Only With Optional Equipment Getting Started CD/MD Changer Resetting the unit ..........4 Playing a CD or MD ......... 14 Detaching the front panel ........4 Scanning the tracks Preparing the rotary remote ......4 —...
  • Page 4: Getting Started

    Attaching the front panel Align part A of the front panel to part B of Getting Started the unit as illustrated, and push until it clicks. Resetting the unit Before operating the unit for the first time or after replacing the car battery, you must reset the unit.
  • Page 5: Setting The Clock

    SET UP 3 Press (4) (n). Track number S e t Note 1‚:‚‚ To play back an 8 cm CD, use the optional Sony compact SET UP disc single adapter (CSA-8). The minute digits flash. Press 4 Set the minute.
  • Page 6: Playing A Cd In Various Modes

    Locating a specific track Press (4) (n) to select “Intro on.” — Automatic Music Sensor (AMS) INTRO Intro on During playback, press either side of PLAY MODE (SEEK/AMS) momentarily. Intro Scan starts. To locate succeeding tracks Press (SHIFT). To locate preceding tracks To go back to normal playback mode, select “Intro off”...
  • Page 7: Creating A Program

    Program 1 playback Creating a program PGM 1 PGM 1 — CD Program Memory PLAY MODE µ You can play the tracks in the order you want Program 2 playback by making your own program. You can make two programs: Program 1 and Program 2. You PGM 2 can select up to 12 tracks for each program.
  • Page 8 Adding tracks to a program Erasing tracks in a program Press (SHIFT), then press (3) (PLAY Press (SHIFT), then press (3) (PLAY MODE) for two seconds. MODE) for two seconds. TRACK TRACK 4 P1.‚3 7 P1.‚8 PLAY MODE ENTER PLAY MODE ENTER “P 1 ”...
  • Page 9: Radio

    Memorializing only the Radio desired stations You can store up to 10 stations on each band (20 for FM1 and FM2, 10 for AM) in the order Memorizing stations of your choice. automatically Press (SOURCE) repeatedly to select the tuner. —...
  • Page 10: Receiving The Memorized Stations

    Receiving the memorized Storing the station names stations —Station Memo You can assign a name to each radio station Press (SOURCE) repeatedly to select the and store it in memory. The name of the tuner. current station appears in the display. You can store up to eight characters for each station.
  • Page 11: Locating A Station By Name - List-up

    Displaying the station name Press (DSPL) during radio reception. Other Functions F M 1 3 WRKISS Each time you press (DSPL), the item Using the rotary remote changes as follows: z Station name* z Frequency z Clock The rotary remote works by pressing buttons and/or rotating controls.
  • Page 12 By rotating the control (the SEEK/ Changing the operative direction AMS control) The operative direction of controls is factory- set as in the illustration below. To increase To decrease Rotate the control momentarily and If you need to mount the rotary remote on the release it to: right side of the steering column, you can •Locate a specific track on a disc.
  • Page 13: Adjusting The Sound Characteristics

    Adjusting the sound Changing the sound and characteristics display settings You can adjust the bass, treble, balance and You can set: fader. • Clock (page 5). Each source can store the bass and treble levels • D.Info (Dual Information) to display the respectively.
  • Page 14: Cd/md Changer

    Automatically scrolling a disc name With Optional Equipment — Auto Scroll CD/MD Changer If the disc name or track name on an MD exceeds 10 characters and the Auto Scroll function is on, automatically scrolls on the You can control up to 7 CD and MD changers display as follows: with this unit.
  • Page 15: Scanning The Tracks

    Locating a specific point in a track Playing tracks repeatedly — Manual Search — Repeat Play During playback, press and hold either side of (SEEK/AMS). Release the button You can select: when you have found the desired point. • Repeat 1 to repeat a track. •...
  • Page 16: Creating A Program

    Notes • “*Wait*” appears in the display while the unit is reading Creating a program the data, or when a disc has not been put into the unit. • “*Mem Full*” appears in the display when you try to — Program Memory (CD/MD changer with enter more than 12 tracks into a program.
  • Page 17 To erase Program 2, press (4) (n) Erasing tracks in a program repeatedly until “PGM 2” appears. Press (SHIFT), then press (3) (PLAY MODE) for two seconds. Press (5) (ENTER) for two seconds. C D 2 DISC TRACK 2 P1.‚7 NO Data PLAY MODE ENTER...
  • Page 18: Labeling A Cd

    Displaying the disc memo name Labeling a CD — Disc Memo Press (DSPL) during CD playback. (CD changer with the custom file function) C D 2 DISC NAME 1 SCHUBERT You can label each disc with a personalized name. You can enter up to eight characters for a disc.
  • Page 19: Selecting Specific Tracks For Playback

    Notes Notes • After a disc name has been displayed for five seconds, the • You can set the “Play” and “Skip” mode on up to 24 display goes back to normal playback mode. To turn off tracks. the display, press (DSPL). •...
  • Page 20: Additional Information

    If you have any questions or problems concerning your unit that are not covered in this manual, please consult your nearest Sony dealer. Notes on moisture condensation Notes on handling CDs On a rainy day or in a very damp area,...
  • Page 21: Maintenance

    If the fuse (supplied) blows again after replacement, there may be an µ internal malfunction. In such a case, consult your nearest Sony dealer. µ Fuse (10 A) Warning Never use a fuse with an amperage rating exceeding the one supplied with the unit as µ...
  • Page 22: Location Of Controls

    Location of controls SOUND SEEK/AMS DSPL LIST MODE SOURCE SHIFT RELEASE Refer to the pages for details. 1 SEEK/AMS (seek/Automatic Music !¡ Reset button (located on the front side Sensor/manual search) button 6, 7, 8, 9, of the unit behind by the front panel) 4 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19 !™...
  • Page 23 Optional wireless remote (RM-X41) SOURCE MODE – SEEK – PRESET DISC – SOUND MUTE DSPL The buttons of the wireless remote work the same functions as those on this unit. 1 OFF button 6 MUTE button 2 MODE/DIR button 7 (–) (+) buttons Function as (MODE) on the unit.
  • Page 24: Specifications

    Specifications AUDIO POWER SPECIFICATIONS POWER OUTPUT AND TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION 17 watts per channel minimum continuous average power into 4 ohms, 4 channels driven from 20 Hz to 20 kHz with no more than 1 % total harmonic distortion. Other specifications CD player section General System...
  • Page 25: Troubleshooting Guide

    Troubleshooting guide The following checklist will help you remedy the problems you may encounter with your unit. Before going through the checklist below, check the connection and operating procedures. General Cause/Solution Problem No sound. •Cancel the MUTE function. •Set the fader control to the center position for two-speaker systems.
  • Page 26 When an error occurs during playback of an MD or CD, the disc number of the MD or CD dose not appear in the display. The disc number of the disc causing the error appears in the display. If the above-mentioned solutions do not help improve the situation, consult your nearest Sony dealer.
  • Page 27: Index

    Index M, N, O Automatic Music Sensor (AMS) 6, 14 Manual search 6, 14 Automatic tuning 9 Manual tuning Auto Scroll 14 MD playback 14 Memorizing a station 10 Monaural mode 10 Mute 13 Balance 13 Bass 13 P, Q Bank Play 19 Beep tone 13 PLAY MODE...
  • Page 28 *I-3-859-509-11* Sony Corporation Printed in Japan...

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