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Sony Dream Machine ICF-C1iPMK2 Operating Instructions

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Operating Instructions
Dream Machine is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
©2008 Sony Corporation
Printed in China
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do
• Operate the unit on the power source specified in
not expose this apparatus to rain or moisture.
To reduce the risk of fire, do not cover the ventilation
• To disconnect the power cord (mains lead), pull it
of the apparatus with newspapers, tablecloths,
out by the plug, not the cord.
curtains, etc. And do not place lighted candles on the
• The unit is not disconnected from the AC power
source (mains) as long as it is connected to the wall
The apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or
outlet, even if the unit itself has been turned off.
splashing and no objects filled with liquids, such as
• Allow adequate air circulation to prevent internal
vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
heat build-up. Do not place the unit on a surface (a
rug, blanket, etc.) or near materials (a curtain) that
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such
might block the ventilation holes.
as a bookcase or built-in cabinet.
• Should any solid object or liquid fall into the unit,
As the main plug is used to disconnect the unit from
unplug the unit and have it checked by a qualified
the mains, connect the unit to an easily accessible AC
personnel before operating it any further.
outlet. Should you notice an abnormality in the unit,
• To clean the casing, use a soft cloth dampened with
disconnect the main plug from the AC outlet
a mild detergent solution.
• Do not connect the aerial lead to the external aerial.
• To reduce the risk of fire, do not cover the
ventilation of the apparatus with newspapers,
• Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly
tablecloths, curtains, etc. And do not place lighted
replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent
candles on the apparatus.
• Replace the battery for the clock backup with a
• Wipe the battery with a dry cloth to assure a good
Sony CR2032 lithium battery, and the battery for the
remote commander with a Sony CR2025 lithium
• Be sure to observe the correct polarity when
battery. Use of another battery may present a risk of
installing the battery.
fire or explosion.
• Do not hold the battery with metallic tweezers,
• Battery may explode if mistreated. Do not recharge,
otherwise a short-circuit may occur.
disassemble or dispose of in fire.
• Do not expose the batteries (battery pack or
If you have any questions or problems
batteries installed) to excessive heat such as
concerning your unit, please consult your
sunshine, fire or the like for a long time.
nearest Sony dealer.
• Dispose of used battery promptly. Keep away from
• Dual alarm FM/AM Clock radio with iPod dock.
• Various type of alarms- iPod, radio and buzzer.
• SUMMER TIME button to adjust Daylight Saving
Time/Summer time.
• CLOCK button to display month, day and year.
• Brightness control (High/Middle/Low).
• Supplied CR2032 battery for backup power source
to keep the clock and alarm operating during a
power interruption.
There is a tactile dot on the VOLUME +, N/X and PRESET TUNING 3 button.
Display window (12-hour system )
The display differs depending on your country.
Connecting the
To connect the AM loop
The shape and the length of the aerial is designed to
receive AM signals. Do not dismantle or roll up the
Remove only the loop part from the plastic
Set up the AM loop aerial.
Connect the cords to the AM aerial
The cords (A and B) can be connected to either
Insert the cord while
pushing down the
terminal clamp.
Only insert up
to here.
Make sure the AM loop aerial is connected
firmly by pulling softly.
Adjusting the AM loop aerial
Find a place and an orientation that provide good
• Do not place the AM loop aerial near the unit or
other AV equipment, as noise may result.
• If you use an external polarized AM aerial, be sure
to connect the ground cord to the U terminal. The
supplied AM aerial cord has no polarity.
Adjust the direction of the AM loop aerial for best
AM broadcast sound.
FM wire aerial
AC power cord
About the backup
To keep good time, as a backup power source, this
unit needs one CR2032 battery (supplied), in addition
to the house current.
The battery keeps the clock and the alarm operating in
the event of a power interruption.
Note that the backlight will not light up during a
power interruption.
Knowing when to replace
the battery
If the battery runs out during the interruption, the
current time and alarm functions will be initialized.
Replace the battery with a Sony CR2032 lithium
battery. Use of another battery may present a risk of
fire or explosion.
Installing and replacing the
backup battery
Keep the AC plug connected to the AC
outlet, remove the screw that secures the
battery compartment at the bottom of the
unit using a screwdriver, and remove the
battery compartment. (See Fig. A-1)
Insert a new battery in the battery
compartment with the e side facing up.
To remove the battery from the battery
compartment, push it out from the side marked
PUSH. (See Fig. A-2)
Insert the battery compartment back into the
unit and secure it with the screw.
(See Fig. A-3)
When you replace the battery, keep the AC plug
connected to a wall outlet. Otherwise, current time
and alarms will be initialized if the replacement is not
completed within around one minute.
If the time in the display is
incorrect after the battery
is changed (RESET)
Push the Reset switch with the pointed device. The
Reset switch is in the small hole located in the battery
There is a tactile dot on the VOL +,
N/X, M and PRESET + button.
Preparing the
• You cannot reset unless the lithium battery is
remote commander
• Set the clock again after the unit is reset.
Before using the card remote commander for the first
Battery Warning
time, remove the insulation film. (See Fig. B-1)
When the unit will be left unplugged for a long time,
remove the battery to avoid undue battery discharge
When to replace the battery
and damage to the unit from battery leakage.
With normal use, the battery (CR2025) should last for
about six months. When the remote commander no
longer operates the unit, replace the battery with new
ones. (See Fig. B-2)
• Do not charge the battery.
• When you are not going to use the remote
commander for a long time, remove the battery to
avoid any damage caused by leakage and corrosion.



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  • Page 1 • Wipe the battery with a dry cloth to assure a good Keep the AC plug connected to the AC Sony CR2032 lithium battery, and the battery for the contact. remote commander with a Sony CR2025 lithium outlet, remove the screw that secures the Insert the cord while •...
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