If it becomes
necessary to transport or ship this unit
in the future,
be sure to first remove the disc (if
loaded), and retract the disc table to its closed position.
Then turn the power off, and, after the "OFF" display
goes out blinking on the display, disconnect the power
Place the player on a stable platform next to the television
and stereo system to be used with the player.
Do not place heavy objects such as a television
monitor on top of the player.
Do not place the player on top of your TV set or TV
monitor. Also, keep the player away from devices such
as cassette decks which are sensitive to magnetic fields.
DO NOT INSTALL THE PLAYER IN THE FOLLOWING
In a place subject to direct sunlight.
In humid or poorly ventilated places.
• In extremely hot or cold places.
• In a place subject to vibrations.
In a dusty place.
In a place subject to soot, steam or heat (in a kitchen, etc.)
Do not put the player on sources
of heat, such as an
amplifier. When installing with audio components
on a rack,
that generate heat, by placing the player
below such components
where there is adequate ventilation
and not much dust. Avoid placing the player on surfaces
such as shaggy carpets, beds, and sofas which may block
ventilation under the player and cause damage.
Even when the player is in the pause mode, the disc-drive
motor is still revolving. Since leaving the player inthis condition
can shorten the lifetime of the motor, do not leave the player
in the pause mode for long periods of time. Also, to prevent
the damage to the screen, do not use the unit for long periods
of time under conditions in which the screen display (monitor)
has been displayed characters (for example, power-ON mode,
CD PLAY, PAUSE). With LD disc, if playback is paused for
about 20 minutes, the player will automatically
Stripe patterns may appear during a TV program if the player
unit is turned on, depending on the quality of reception of
the TV station. This is neither a malfunction of the television
nor the player. If stripes appear while watching
the TV, or
the TV for long periods of time, turn the
When FM or AM stations are being received, signal noise
may be generated if the player is turned on. Turn off the
player when not in use. Also, if there is signal noise when
receiving radio stations with an indoor antenna, adjust the
position or direction of the antenna.
Moisture will form in the operating section of the player
if the player is brought from cool surroundings
room or if the temperature
of the room rises
suddenly. When this happens, player's performance
in its new
for about an hour before switching it on,
or make sure that the room temperature
Condensation may also form during the summer if the player
is exposed to the breeze from an air conditioner.
cases, change the location of the player.
Handlethe 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 circuit or electric shock. Do not place the
unit, a piece of furniture, etc., on the power cord, or pinch the cord.
Never make a knot in the cord or tie it with other cords. The power
cords should be routed in such a way that they are not likely to be
stepped on. A damaged power cord can cause fire or give you an
electrical shock. Check the power cord regularly. When you find it
damaged, ask your nearest PIONEER authorized service center or
your dealer for a replacement.
Use a soft, dry cloth for cleaning.
For stubborn dirt, soak the
cloth in a weak detergent solution; wring well first and wipe.
Use a dry cloth to wipe it dry. Do not use any volatile agents
such as benzine or paint thinner, as they may damage the
surface of the player.
of this unit may be caused by
lightning, static electricity,
or other external inter-
ference. To restore normal operation, unplug the AC
power cord and then plug it in again.
Only one disc can be loaded at any one time. Loading a
LaserDisc, a Compact Disc, a 3-inch (8-cm) Compact Disc
or a Compact Disc with Video on top of one another may
result in a breakdown, or in scratching of the discs. Please
load one disc at a time.
is to be used
with the NTSC color
system. Please use NTSC LaserDisc only. PAL and SECAM
system discs cannot be used with this player.