Unpacking the system
You should have the following:
• one main unit (with 2 main speakers);
• one remote control;
• one AM loop antenna;
• one user's guide;
• one safety leaflet;
• Owner registration Card.
1. FM Pigtail Antenna.
2. Subwoofer / Main Speaker Jacks.
3. AM Loop antenna Jacks.
Using the FM and AM Antennas
Before you use your audio system, you'll want to
make sure both the FM and AM antennas are
positioned properly. Uncoil the FM antenna at
the back of the unit, making sure it is fully
extended (you may even want to tape it to the
wall behind the unit if possible. The higher the
better.) You'll also need to connect the AM
antenna loop to the back of the unit if you listen
to AM stations. Rotate the AM loop antenna for
Connecting the Speakers
Each speaker has a black (negative) / red
(positive) wire and a black (negative) / purple
(positive) wire. When connecting the speakers,
match the red / purple wires to the red / purple
jacks and the black wires to the black jacks.
Speaker Wire Connection
Push Speaker terminal tab
Release tab to lock wire in
down to insert wire.
NOTE: Make sure the insulation is completely removed from the
ends of the speaker wires at all connection points.
To ensure sufficient ventilation, keep the spacings
shown below free from other surfaces:
ON/STANDBY - Turns power on or off (STANDBY
In STANDBY mode, press ON/STANDBY to
turn the system on in the previously used
mode. Press CD, TUNER, or AUX (Remote
only) to select the corresponding mode. Look
at the display icons to identify the current
GAME •mp3• L / R / AUX IN - Jack for auxiliary
- Jack for connecting headphones
OPEN•CLOSE - Opens or closes the disc tray.
DISC SKIP - Skips to the next CD in the tray
SOURCE - Selects among CD player, tuner and
DIMMER / DEMO -
Turns the feature
demonstration on or off in standby mode;
TIMER - Enters timer setting mode; turns on/ off
CLOCK - Enters clock setting mode; shows clock
PRESET EQ - Selects among different EQ modes.
(SKIP FORWARD) - In CD
mode - Goes to the next CD track; selects the next
In Tuner mode - Tunes up radio frequency; selects
the next preset station.
In Clock or Timer mode - Increases hour and
(SKIP BACKWARD) - In
CD mode - Goes to the previous CD track; selects
the previous program location.
In Tuner mode - Tunes down radio frequency;
selects the previous preset station.
In Clock or Timer mode - Decreases hour and
PROG•SET - Enters program mode for CD and
In Clock and Timer setting modes - Applies new
settings for Clock and Timer modes.
BAND/AUTO PROG - In Tuner mode - Changes
among tuner bands. Enters auto preset program
in FM mode.
PLAY / PAUSE - In CD mode - Plays and
- In CD mode - Stops CD
In simple mp3/WMA mode - Returns to the first
track on the current disc.
In Tuner mode - Sets tune or preset mode.
BASS BOOST - Turns BASS BOOST on or off.
REPEAT - Selects among repeat modes.
VOLUME CONTROL - Adjusts volume.