NICKEL METAL HYDRIDE BATTERY. DISPOSE OF PROPERLY. You can return your unwanted nickel metal hydride batteries to your nearest Sony Service Center or Factory Service Center. Note: In some areas the disposal of nickel metal hydride batteries in household or business trash may be prohibited.
Table of Contents Getting started Locating the controls ... 4 Playing a CD 1. Connect your CD player..6 2. Insert a CD..6 3. Play a CD..6 Playback options Playing tracks repeatedly (Repeat play) ... 9 Playing a single track (Single play) ...
Getting started Locating the controls For details, see pages in parentheses. CD player (front) 1 Display (pages 7, 9 - 12) 2 PLAY MODE button (pages 8 - 10) 3 ./> (AMS/search) buttons (pages 7, 9, 10) 4 LINE OUT jack (page 14) 5 HOLD switch (page 12)
Using the hand strap (for the models supplied with the hand strap) To carry during strenuous activity, use the supplied hand strap. 1 Pass the hand strap through the strap holes of the player. 2 Put your hand through the hand strap, and hold the player in one of two ways as illustrated below.
Playing a CD You can also use rechargeable batteries, dry batteries and house current (AC power adaptor) as a power source. . Connect your CD player. 1 Connect the car connecting pack. 2 Connect the car battery cord. Note Turn down the volume of the car cassette deck before inserting the car connecting pack.
Play/Pause Stop Find the beginning of the current track (AMS* Find the beginning of the previous tracks (AMS) Find the beginning of the next track (AMS) Find the beginning of the succeeding tracks (AMS) Go backwards quickly Go forward quickly Automatic Music Sensor These operations can be done during both play and pause.
Playback options You can enjoy various ways of playback using PLAY MODE and REPEAT/ENTER. PLAY MODE button Each time you press the button, you can change the playback mode. No indication (Normal play) “1” (Play a single track) “SHUF” (Play tracks in random order) “PGM”...
Playing tracks repeatedly (Repeat play) You can play tracks repeatedly in normal, single, shuffle and PGM play modes. During playback, press REPEAT/ENTER. Note on ./> During Repeat play, you can locate the first track after the last track by pressing > repeatedly. You can also locate the last track after first track by pressing .
Playing tracks in your favorite order You can program the CD player to play up to 64 tracks in your favorite order. During playback, press PLAY MODE repeatedly until “PGM” appears. Press . or > to select a track. Press REPEAT/ENTER quickly (less than 0.5 second) to enter the selected track.
B Available features G-PROTECTION function The G-PROTECTION function has been developed to provide excellent protection against sound skipping during many active uses. This function provides a higher level of shock protection than the traditional one. Set G-PROTECTION (under the lid) to “ON.”...
Protecting your hearing (AVLS) The AVLS (Automatic Volume Limiter System) function keeps down the maximum volume to protect your hearing. Set AVLS (in the battery compartment) to “LIMIT.” Flashes when the volume is turned up and beyond a certain level. To turn off the AVLS function Set AVLS to “NORM.”...
Turning off the operation beep sound You can turn off the beep sound that is heard from your headphones/earphones when you operate your CD player. Remove the power source (AC power adaptor, rechargeable batteries or dry batteries) from the CD player. Connect the power source while pressing x/CHG.
B Connecting your CD player Connecting a stereo system You can listen to CDs through a stereo system and record CDs on a cassette tape. For details, see the instruction manual that comes with the connected device. Be sure to turn off all connected devices before making connections.
B Connecting a power source You can use the following power sources: • AC power adaptor • Rechargeable batteries • LR6 (size AA) alkaline batteries For the battery life and charging time of the rechargeable batteries, see “Specifications.” Using the AC power adaptor Connect the supplied AC power adaptor to the DC IN 4.5 V jack and an AC outlet.
Using the rechargeable batteries Connect the AC power adaptor to the DC IN 4.5 V jack of your CD player and an AC outlet, then press x/CHG to start charging. x/CHG button to DC IN 4.5 V AC power adaptor to an AC outlet The CD player charges the batteries.
Note on the rechargeable batteries If the battery is new or has not been used for a long time, it may not be charged completely until you charge and discharge it several times. Note on carrying the rechargeable batteries Use the supplied battery carrying case to prevent unexpected heat.
Notes on the power source Disconnect all power sources when the CD player is not used. On AC power adaptor • Use only the AC power adaptor supplied or recommended in “Accessories (supplied/ optional).” Do not use any other AC power adaptor.
B Additional information Precautions On safety • Should any solid objects or liquid fall into the CD player, unplug it and have it checked by qualified personnel before operating it any further. • Do not put any foreign objects in the DC IN 4.5 V (external power input) jack.
Troubleshooting Should any problem persist after you have checked these symptoms, consult your nearest Sony dealer. Symptom The volume does not increase even if you press the VOLUME + button repeatedly. Cannot adjust the volume. No sound, or noise is heard.
JE.W/E33/EA3 model: 100 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz HK2 model: 220 V, 50/60 Hz AR1/CNA model: 220 V, 50 Hz • Sony DCC-E345 car battery cord for use on car battery: 4.5 V DC Battery life* (approx. hours) (When you use the CD player on a flat and stable surface.)
Should the AC power adaptor cease to function in its intended manner, during the warranty period, the adaptor should be returned to your nearest Sony Service Center or Sony Authorized Repair Center for replacement, or after warranty period, it should be discarded.
This warranty is valid only in the United States. Sony Corporation Printed in Malaysia...