If the plug supplied with this equipment has a detachable fuse cover, be sure to attach the fuse cover after you change the fuse. Never use the plug without the fuse cover. If you should lose the fuse cover, please contact your nearest Sony service station. How to replace the fuse Open the fuse compartment with a blade screwdriver, and replace the fuse.
Thank you for choosing this Sony FD Trinitron Colour Television. Before operating the TV, please read this manual thoroughly and retain it for future reference. • Symbols used in the manual: • Important information • Information on a feature. •1,2... Sequence of instructions.
This set is to operate on a 220- 240V AC supply only. Take care not to connect too many appliances to the same power socket as this could result in ﬁre or electric shock. Do not open the cabinet and the rear cover of the TV.
Press this button to watch the last channel selected (the last channel watched for at least 5 seconds). For Sony’s VCR double-digit programme numbers, e.g. 23, press -/- - first and then the buttons 2 and 3. Press this button repeatedly to change the format of the screen.
Remote Control On/Off Locator: switch By pressing this button on the TV, the remote control beeps for 30 seconds to enable you to find it easily. To stop beeping, press any button on the remote control. Make sure you insert the supplied batteries using the correct polarities. Always remember to dispose of used batteries in an environmental friendly way.
The first time you switch on your TV, a sequence of menu screens appear on the TV enabling you to: 1) choose the language of the menu screen, 2) adjust the picture slant, 3) asign an ID to your remote control, 4) search and store all available channels (TV Broadcast) and 5) change the order in which the channels (TV Broadcast) appear on the screen.
You can assign an ID (number) to your Remote Control to avoid interference from other locators when you press the Remote Control Locator button on the TV set. If you do not want to configure it, press OK to select If you want to configure it press OK.
After all available channels are captured and stored, the Programme Sorting menu automatically appears on the screen enabling you to change the order in which the channels appear on the screen. If you wish to keep the broadcast channels in the tuned order, go to step 8.
Your TV uses an on-screen menu system to guide you through the operations. Use the following buttons on the Remote Control to operate the menu system: Press the MENU button to switch the first level menu on. • To highlight the desired menu or option, press •...
• If you select “Dolby Virtual” on the “Effect” option, the “Auto Volume” option will automatically be switched to “Off” and vice versa. The “BBE High Definition Sound system” is manufactured by Sony Corporation under license from BBE Sound, Inc. It is covered by U.S. Patent No. 4,638,258 and No. 4,482,866. The word “BBE”...
Level 1 Level 2 • While watching the TV, you can press the remaining. • One minute before the TV switches itself into standby mode, the time remaining is displayed on the TV screen automatically. Even if you have selected “On” or “Off” in the “Auto Format” option, you can always modify the format of the screen by pressing repeatedly on the remote control to select one of the following formats: Smart: Imitation of wide screen effect for 4:3 broadcast.
Level 1 Level 2 If you select “AUTO”, the output signal will always be the same one that is displayed on the screen. If you have connected a decoder to the Scart Scart, please remember to change back the “AV3 Output” to “AUTO” or “TV” for correct unscrambling.
Level 1 Level 2 Menu System Level 3 / Function PIP POSITION The “PIP Position” option in the “Features” menu allows you to change the position of the “PIP” screen within the main screen. To do this: after selecting the option press to select the desired position.
Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 / Function PROGRAMME SORTING The “Programme Sorting” option in the “Set Up” menu allows you to change the order in which the channels (TV Broadcast) appear on the screen. To do this: after selecting the option, press and then proceed in the same way as in step 6 b) of the section “Switching On the TV and Automatically Tuning”...
Level 1 Level 2 2 After selecting the Channel option, press directly the channel number of the TV Broadcast or the channel of the VCR signal. If you do not know the channel number, press desired channel, press OK twice to store. Repeat all the above steps to tune and store more channels.
Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 / Function PICTURE ROTATION Because of the earth’s magnetism, the picture might slant. If this is the case, you can correct the pictures slant by using the “Picture Rotation” option in the “Detail Set Up” menu. To do this: after selecting the option, press Then press to correct any slant of the...
Teletext is an information service transmitted by most TV stations. The index page of the teletext service (usually page 100) gives you information on how to use the service. To operate teletext, use the remote control buttons as indicated below. Teletext errors may occur if you use a channel (TV Broadcast) with a weak signal.
(depending on availability of service). NexTView is an on-screen electronic programme guide, providing you with programme information for different broadcasters. When looking for information you can search by theme (sports, art, etc...) or date. If wrong characters appear when viewing NexTView, use the menu system to enter the “Language”...
Icons for different themes (see the “Icons’ key” section below) Date Overview Record This function only works if you have connected a VCR which supports SmartLink and Timer Programming feature. If you wish to record the selected programme, press the red button on the remote control.
If you use a VCR that supports Smartlink, please connect the VCR to the TV using a Scart lead to the Scart Hi-fi “PlayStation”* Decoder Decoder “PlayStation” is a product of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. “PlayStation” is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. continued... Additional Information...
Connecting to external Audio Equipment: Plug in your Hi-Fi equipment to the audio output sockets D if you wish to amplify the audio output from TV. Next , using the menu system, select the “Sound Adjustment” menu and set the “TV Speakers” to “Off”. Audio level of the external speakers can be modified by pressing the volume buttons on the remote control.
In it’s default condition this remote control will operate the basic functions of this Sony TV, Sony DVDs and most Sony VCRs. To control VCRs and DVDs of other manufacturers (and some Sony VCR models), please complete the following steps: Before you start, look up the 3 digit code for your brand of DVD or VCR from the list below.
Sony España, S.A., hereby declares that this Colour TV is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. www.compliance.sony.de TV system: Colour system: SECAM, NTSC 3.58, 4.43 (only Video In) Channel Coverage: I: UHF B21-B69...
Here are some simple solutions to problems which may affect the picture and sound. Problem No picture (screen is dark) and no sound. Poor or no picture (screen is dark), but good sound. No picture or no menu information from equipment connected to the Scart connector.
• If the remote control does not operate the VCR or DVD even when the Media Selector has been set correctly. Enter the necessary code set as explained in the “Remote Control Configuration for VCR/DVD” chapter of this instruction manual. • Replace the batteries. • Contact your nearest Sony service centre.
Only the main transmitters are listed. Information regarding the regional sub-relay channel numbers can be obtained by contacting The BBC Engineering Information Dept., Telephone Number 020 7852 5040. Additional Information...
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