Care of lens
When the lens in the pick-up gets dirty, malfunctions
including the impossibility of playback may occur. The
lens should be cleaned using a commercially-available
camera lens blower, etc. Do not touch the lens to pre-
vent damaging the mechanism. Also do not use a lens
cleaner or disc cleaner product.
Cleaning the heads and peripheral components
For maintaining the best condition of the deck and for
longer service life, always keep the heads, capstan
and pinch roller clean. For the cleaning, use a
cleaning cassette available in audio stores. For
details, read the instruction manual of your cleaning
Maintenance of the unit
When the front panel or case becomes dirty, wipe with
a soft, dry cloth. Do not use thinner, benzine, alcohol,
etc. for these agents may cause discoloration.
Note related to transportation and movement
Before transporting or moving this unit, carry out
the following operations.
1 Switch the power ON.
2 Remove all discs and tape from the unit.
÷ When CD 6 , CD-R 6 ,or TAPE 23 is pressed,
make sure that the display becomes as shown below.
C D R
N o D i s c
N o D i s c
3 Turn the power OFF.
÷ Do not unplug the power cord from the power outlet
unless the power is switched off (STANDBY mode).
Be sure to remove the front door before transport-
ing the unit.
In regard to contact cleaner
Do not use contact cleaners because it could cause a
malfunction. Be specially careful not to use contact
cleaners containing oil, for they may deform the plastic
Memory backup function
Even after the power cord is unplugged from the
wall outlet, the settings of the following items are
held in memory.
T A P E
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Cassette deck data
Demagnetizing the head
When the recording / playback head is magnetized,
the sound quality will deteriorate. In such a case,
demagnetize the head using a commercially available
demagnetizer (head eraser).
(ON or STANDBY)
Last input selection
Tone control levels (Bass, Mid, Treble)
AUX input level
Rec Gain setting
Timer setting contents*
Auto Power Save setting
* The Sleep timer is canceled.
In case of difficulty