MONO POWER AMPLIFIER
AMPLIFICATEUR DE PUISSANCE MONO
4-1, MEGURO 1-CHOME, MEGURO-KU, TOKYO 153-8654, JAPAN
PIONEER ELECTRONICS (USA) INC.
P.O. Box 1540, Long Beach, California 90801-1540, U.S.A.
TEL: (800) 421-1404
PIONEER EUROPE NV
Haven 1087, Keetberglaan 1, B-9120 Melsele, Belgium
TEL: (0) 3/570.05.11
PIONEER ELECTRONICS ASIACENTRE PTE. LTD.
253 Alexandra Road, #04-01, Singapore 159936
PIONEER ELECTRONICS AUSTRALIA PTY. LTD.
178-184 Boundary Road, Braeside, Victoria 3195, Australia
TEL: (03) 9586-6300
Published by Pioneer Corporation.
Copyright © 2004 by Pioneer Corporation.
PIONEER ELECTRONICS OF CANADA, INC.
All rights reserved.
300 Allstate Parkway, Markham, Ontario L3R OP2, Canada
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Before Using This Product
Thank you for purchasing this PIONEER
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product. It is designed to give you many
years of enjoyment.
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Please contact the dealer or distributor from where
COMPLEXITY OF THIS PRODUCT.
you purchased the product for its after-sales ser-
Please read all instructions and WARN-
vice (including warranty conditions) or any other
information. In case the necessary information is
INGS in this manual before attempting
not available, please contact the companies listed
operation. Should you have any questions,
contact your nearest Pioneer authorized
Please do not ship your product to the companies
dealer or installation specialist.
at the addresses listed below for repair without
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Alteration or modifications carried out
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.
without appropriate authorization may
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invalidate the user's right to operate the
P.O. Box 1760
Long Beach, CA 90801-1760
The serial number of this amplifier is writ-
Pioneer Electronics of Canada, Inc.
ten on the bottom of the unit. For your
own security and convenience, write it
down on the enclosed warranty card. Keep
300 Allstate Parkway
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Markham, Ontario L3R OP2
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Warranty sheet included with your product.
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• Handling the cord on this product or cords associ-
ated with accessories sold with the product will
expose you to lead, a chemical known to the State
of California and other governmental entities to
cause cancer and birth defects or other reproduc-
tive harm. Wash hands after handling.
1 Register your product. We will keep the details of
• Always use the special red battery and ground
your purchase on file to help you refer to this
wire [RD-223], which is sold separately. Connect
information in the event of an insurance claim
the battery wire directly to the car battery positive
such as loss or theft.
terminal (+) and the ground wire to the car body.
2 Receive updates on the latest products and tech-
• Do not touch the amplifier with wet hands.
Otherwise you may get an electric shock. Also, do
3 Download owner's manuals, order product cata-
not touch the amplifier when it is wet.
logues, research new products, and much more.
• For traffic safety and to maintain safe driving
conditions, keep the volume low enough so that
About This Product
you can still hear normal traffic sound.
• Check the connections of the power supply and
subwoofer if the fuse of the separately sold bat-
This product is an amplifier for the sub-
tery wire or the amplifier fuse blows. Detect the
woofer. If both L (left) and R (right) chan-
cause and solve the problem, then replace the fuse
nels are connected to the RCA input of this
with another one of the same size and rating.
product, output is mixed because this prod-
• To prevent malfunction of the amplifier and sub-
uct is a mono amplifier.
woofer, the protective circuit will cut the power
supply to the amplifier (sound will stop) when an
abnormal condition occurs. In such a case, switch
the power to the system OFF and check the
connection of the power supply and subwoofer.
Never replace the fuse with one of greater
Detect the cause and solve the problem.
value or rating than the original fuse. Use
• Contact the dealer if you cannot detect the cause.
of an improper fuse could result in over-
• To prevent an electric shock or short-circuit
heating and smoke and could cause dam-
during connection and installation, be sure to
age to the product and injury including
disconnect the negative (–) terminal of the battery
• Confirm that no parts are behind the panel when
drilling a hole for installation of the amplifier. Be
sure to protect all cables and important equipment
such as fuel lines, brake lines and the electrical
wiring from damage.
• DO NOT allow amplifier to come into contact
with liquids due to, for example, the location
where the amplifier is installed. Electrical shock
could result. Also, amplifier and speaker damage,
smoke, and overheating could result from contact
with liquids. In addition, the amplifier surface and
the surface of any attached speakers could become
hot to the touch and minor burns could result.