2-899-084-I 1 (I)
The model and serial nunffiers are located on the rear of the unit. Record the serial number in the space
provided below. Reier to them whenever you call upon }'our Sony dealer regarding this product.
© 2007 Sony Corporation
Printed in China
To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock,
do not expose this apparatus
to rain or
To prevent fire, do not cover the ventilation of the
apparatus with news papers, table-cloths,
And dofft place lighted candles on the apparatus.
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not place objects filled
with liquids, such as vases, on the apparatus.
Install this system so that the power cord can be
ficom the wall socket innnediately
in the event
Do not install the appliance in a confined space, such
as a bookcase or huilt in cabinet.
This appliance is classified
as a CLASS 1 LASER
product. This marking
is located on the rear
Don't throw away the batter}' with
general house waste, dispose of it
correctly as chemical waste.
A moulded plug comE)lying with BS1363 is fitted to this
fbr your saiety and convenience.
Should the fuse in the plug supplied need to be replaced,
a *use of the same rating as the supplied one and
approved by ASTA or BSI to BS1362, (i.e., marked with
@ or _ mark) must be used.
If the plug supplied with this equipment
has a detachable
*use cover, be sure to attach the fi_se cover after you
change the fime. Never use the plug without the fhse
cover. If you should lose the filse cover, please contact
your nearest Sony service station.
CAUTION: lO REDUCE THE RISK OF E[EC' RIO SHOCK,
DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK}¸
NO USErt-SERVlCEABLE PARTS INSIDE¸
REFER £ERVlClNG ro QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL¸
This symbol is intended to alert the
user to the presence of uninsulated
"dangerous voltage" within the
product's enclosure that may he of
sufficientmagnitude to constitute a risk
of electric shock to persons.
This symbol is intended to alert the
user to the presence of important
in the literature
The use of optical instruments
with this product will
increase eye hazard.
has been tested and _und
with the limits *or a Class B digital device, pursuant
to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed
to provide reasonable protection
in a residential
installation. This equipment
generates, uses, and can radiate radio *?equency energy
and, if not installed and used in accordance
may cause harmful interference
However, there is no guarantee that
will not occur in a particular installation.
does cause harmfid interference
or television reception, which can be determined
turning the equipment
off and on, the user is encouraged
to try to correct the interfbrence by one or more of the
or relocate the receiving antenna.
the separation between the equipment
into an outlet on a circuit
different *?ore that to which the receiver is connected.
the dealer or an experienced
technician for help.
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications
not expressly approved in this manual could void your
to operate this equipment.
Disposal of Old Electrical & Electronic
(Applicable in the European Union and
other European countries with separate
This symbol on the product or on its packaging indicates
that this product shall not be treated as household
waste. Instead it shall be handed over to the applicable
collection point for the recycling of electrical and
By ensuring this product is
disposed of correctly, you will help prevent potential
for the environment
health, which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate
of this product. The recycling of materials
will help to conserve natural resources. For more detailed
about recycling of this product, please
contact your local CMc Office, your household
disposal service or the shop where you purchased
Note on DualDiscs
A DualDisc is a two sided disc product which mates
DVD recorded material on one side with digital
audio material on the other side. However, since the
audio material side does not confbrm to the Compact
Disc (CD) standard,
playback on this product is not
Music discs encoded
This product is designed to playback discs that con_rm
to the Compact Disc (CD) standard.
music discs encoded with copyright protection
are marketed by some record companies.
Please be aware that among those discs, there are some
that do not coniorm to the CD standard and may not be
playable by this product.
MPEG Layer 3 audio coding technology and patents
licensed fl'om Fraunhof_r
IIS and Thomson.
When (arrying this system
I Remove all discs to protect the CD mechanism.
2 Hold down CD I_11 
on the unit, and press I/(_) 
unplug the power cord.
(Extend it horizontally.)
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For models with a voltage selector, set
VOLTAGE SELECTOR to the local
power line voltage.
Right s peaker
Insert only the
of the cord.
Place the suhwoofer vertically to ohtain a better bass reproduction.
Also, position the subwoof_r:
--on a solid floorwhere resonance is unlikelyto occur.
--at leasl a few centhneters
--awayfl'omthe center of the room or placea bookshelfagainsla wall to avoid
Attach the supplied speaker pads to the bottom of the front speakers
and suhwoofer to prevent slipping.
4 pads for each speaker
4 pads (MHC-GX99 only)
Connect the power cord to a wall socket.
Right s peaker
If the plug does not fit the wall socket,
detach the supplied plug adaptor (only
lot models equipped with an adaptor).
Left s peaker (High freq.)
Wall s ocket
;peaker (Low freq.)