SETTING THE CLOCK
CHANGING THE TUNING STEPS AND 12/24-HR CLOCK
In North and South America the frequency step between
adjacent channels in the AM (MW) band is 10 KHz. In the
rest of the world this step is 9 KHz. Usually the frequency step
has been preset in the factory for your area.
The tuning step on this set is also combined with the hour clock
10 KHz uses the 12-hr clock
9 KHz uses the 24-hr clock
All preset stations will be lost and need to be programmed
again when you change the tuning step.
1 In the radio mode, press and hold ENTER.
™ The radio station frequency will disappear from the
2 Without releasing ENTER, press and also hold down:
• TUNING + (up) 5 seconds or more to select a tuning step of
10 KHz and the 12-hr clock.
™ The display shows 'U' briefly.
• TUNING – (down) 5 seconds or more to select a tuning step
of 9 KHz and the 24-hr clock.
™ The display shows 'E' briefly.
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1 Connect the headphones to the p socket.
2 To switch on the radio and select your waveband:
• press RADIO ON-OFF once for AM (MW)
• press RADIO ON-OFF twice to select FM
™ STEREO appears on the display when you are receiving a
FM stereo transmission.
3 Select your station by one of the following:
™ by using the – TUNING + control (down or up);
™ pressing one of the Preset memory buttons 0-9 for a preset
™ Direct Access Tuning, by entering the known band
4 Adjust the sound with VOLUME and DBB (Dynamic Bass
5 To turn off the radio, press RADIO ON-OFF once or until the
display shows OFF and reverts to the clock mode.
To improve reception:
FM: The headphone cord functions as the FM-aerial. Extend it
fully and position the cord.
AM: Uses the built-in aerial. Turn the set to find the best