Tuning into a station directly
Enter the frequency of a station directly by
using the numeric buttons.
The receiver can be operated using the
The menu is displayed on the TV screen.
Press V/v repeatedly to select
FM" or "
Press V/v to select "Direct
Tuning," then press
Press SHIFT, then press the
numeric buttons to enter the
frequency, then press
Example 1: FM 102.50 MHz
Select 1 b 0 b 2 b 5 (b 0*)
Example 2: AM 1,350 kHz
Select 1 b 3 b 5 b 0
*Press the numeric button 0 when you are
using the European model.
If you have tuned in an AM station, adjust the
direction of the AM loop antenna (aerial) for
If you cannot tune in a station
"– – – .– – MHz" appears and then the display
returns to the current frequency.
Make sure you have entered the right
frequency. If not, repeat step 5. If you still
cannot tune in a station, the frequency is not
used in your area.
AM," then press
Receiving RDS broadcasts
(European model only)
This receiver also allows you to use RDS
(Radio Data System), which enables radio
stations to send additional information along
with the regular program signal. You can
display RDS information.
Select a station on the FM band you
want to listen to using Auto Tuning
(page 65) or Direct Tuning.
When you tune in a station that provides RDS
services, the Program Service Name and
Program Type are displayed on the TV screen.
Current Affairs Topical programs that expand on
Programs offering information on
a wide spectrum of subjects,
including consumer affairs and
Educational programs, such as
"how-to" and advice programs
Radio plays and serials
Programs about national or
regional culture, such as language
and social concerns
Programs about the natural
sciences and technology
Other types of programs such as
celebrity interviews, panel
games, and comedy
Popular music programs
Rock music programs
Light Classics M Instrumental, vocal, and choral
Serious Classics Performances of major
orchestras, chamber music,