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Safety Precautions - Hitachi 32LD8A20 A Instructions For Use Manual

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Safety Precautions

Please read the following recommended safety pre-
cautions carefully for your safety.
Do's and Don'ts
This Television has been designed and manu-
factured to meet international safety standards,
but like any electrical equipment, care must be
taken if you are to obtain the best results and
safety is to be assured.
DO read the operating instructions before you
attempt to use the equipment.
DO consult your dealer if you are in any doubt
about installation, operation or safety of your
DO be careful with glass panels or doors on
This TV is supplied with a fitted mains plug. This
plug must not be cut off as it may contain a spe-
cial radio interference filter, the removal
of which could lead to impaired performance. If
you wish to extend the lead, obtain an appropri-
ate safety approved extension lead or consult
your dealer.
Observe the manufacturers instructions when
connecting extension leads to the TV. Check the
fuse rating on the new plug, this should be fitted
with a 5 Amp fuse which conforms to either ASTA
or BSI (BS1 362) approvals, these are easily
identifiable by either the
you are in any doubt about the installation of an
extension lead, please consult a competent
DON'T continue to operate the equipment if you
are in any doubt about it working normally, or if it
is damaged in any way switch off, withdraw the
mains plug and consult your dealer.
Be sure to ground the connection properly.
Connect the ground terminal of the AC inlet of this display with the ground terminal
provided at the power outlet using the enclosed power cord. If the provided plug
does not fit your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete
symbols. If
DON'T place water filled vessels on top of T.V.
DON'T remove any fixed cover as this may ex-
pose dangerous voltages.
DON'T leave equipment switched on when it is
unattended unless it is specifically stated that it
is designed for unattended operation or has a
stand-by mode. Switch off using the switch on
the equipment and make sure your family know
how to do this. Special arrangements may need
to be made for infirm or handicapped people.
DON'T use equipment such as personal stereos
or radios so that you are distracted from the re-
quirements of traffic safety. It is illegal to watch
television whilst driving.
DON'T obstruct the ventilation of the equipment,
for example with curtains or soft furnishings.
Overheating will cause damage and shorten the
life of the equipment.
DON'T use makeshift stands and NEVER fix legs
or stands to the TV with any screws other than
those provided - to ensure complete safety al-
ways use the manufacturers approved stand
with the fixings provided.
DON'T allow electrical equipment to be exposed
to rain or moisture.
• NEVER let anyone, especially children push
anything into holes, slots or any other open-
ing in the case - this could result in a fatal
electric shock.
• NEVER guess or take chances with electrical
equipment of any kind - it is better to be safe
than sorry!
1. Power Source
The set should be operated only from a 220-240V AC,
50 Hz. outlet. Ensure you select the correct voltage
setting for your convenience.
2. Power Cord
Do not place the set, a piece of furniture,etc. on the
power cord(mains lead) or pinch the cord.Handle the
power cord by the plug.Do not pull out the plug by
tugging the cord and never touch the power cord
when your hands are wet as this could cause a short
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Surely connect
the ground wire.