Before applying the power
Units are designed for operation as follows.
U.S.A. and Canada ........................................... AC 120 V only
Australia ........................................................... AC 240 V only
Europe and U.K. ............................................... AC 230 V only
China and Russia ............................................. AC 220 V only
Other countries .......... AC 110-120 / 220-240 V switchable*
TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK,
DO NOT EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO
RAIN OR MOISTURE.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT
REMOVE COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS
INSIDE. REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
THE LIGHTNING FLASH WITH ARROWHEAD SYMBOL,
WITHIN AN EQUILATERAL TRIANGLE, IS INTENDED TO
ALERT THE USER TO THE PRESENCE OF UNINSULATED
"DANGEROUS VOLTAGE" WITHIN THE PRODUCT'S
ENCLOSURE THAT MAY BE OF SUFFICIENT MAGNITUDE
TO CONSTITUTE A RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK TO
THE EXCLAMATION POINT WITHIN AN EQUILATERAL
TRIANGLE IS INTENDED TO ALERT THE USER TO THE
P R E S E N C E O F I M P O R T A N T O P E R A T I N G A N D
MAINTENANCE (SERVICING) INSTRUCTIONS IN THE
LITERATURE ACCOMPANYING THE APPLIANCE.
Unpack the unit carefully and make sure that all accessories are
FM indoor antenna (1)
Remote control unit (1)
If any accessories are missing, or if the unit is damaged or fails to operate,
notify your dealer immediately. If your unit was shipped to you directly,
notify your shipper immediately. Kenwood recommend that you retain
the original carton and packing materials in case you needs to move or
ship the unit in the future.
Keep this manual handy for future reference.
AM loop antenna (1)
Batteries (R6/AA) (2)
Caution : Read this page carefully to ensure safe
How to use this manual
This manual is divided into four sections, Preparations, Operations,
Remote Control, and Additional Information.
Shows you how to connect your audio and video components to this
model and prepare the surround processor.
Since this model works with all of your audio and video components, we
will guide you in setting up your system to be as easy as possible.
Shows you how to operate the various functions available on this model.
Shows you how to operate other components using the remote control,
as well as a detailed explanation of all remote control operations. Once
you have registered your components with the proper setup codes, you'll
be able to operate both this model and your other AV components (TV,
VCR, DVD player, CD player, etc.) using the remote control supplied with
Shows you additional information such as "In case of difficulty"
(troubleshooting) and "Specifications".
Memory back up function
Please note that the following items will be deleted from the unit's
memory if the power cord is disconnected from the AC outlet for
approximately 1 day.
• Power mode
• Input selector settings
• Picture output
• Speaker ON/OFF
• Volume level
• BASS, TREBLE, INPUT level
• TONE ON/OFF
• LOUDNESS ON/OFF
• Dimmer level
• MD/TAPE settings
• Listen mode setting
• SP SYSTEM
• Speaker settings
• Distance setting
• SUBWOOFER ON/OFF
• SW RE-MIX ON/OFF
• Input mode setting
• Midnight mode setting
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
In regard to contact cleaner
Do not use contact cleaner because it could cause a malfunction. Be
specially careful not to use contact cleaners containing oil, for they
may deform the plastic component.
• Broadcast band
• Frequency setting
• Preset stations
• Tuning mode
• ACTIVE EQ mode
• PRO LOGIC II mode
• DSP mode
• Left channel level
• Right channel level
• Center channel level
• Surround channel level
• Surround Back channel level
• Subwoofer level
• PANORAMA ON / OFF
• CENTER WIDTH
• LFE level