Philips DC156 User Manual
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  • Page 1 User Manual first for quick tips Le Guide rapide de début et Manuel de Lea primero la Guía rápida del comienzo that make using your Philips product l'utilisateur regorgent d'astuces destinées à o el Manual del usuario, en donde encontrará...
  • Page 2 Note : This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
  • Page 3 Registering your model with PHILIPS makes you eligible for all of the valuable benefits listed below, so don't miss out. Complete and return your Product Registration Card at once, or register online at to ensure:...
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Clean only with dry cloth. Where the MAINS plug or an appliance coupler is used as the disconnet device, the disconnet device shall remain readily operable. CAUTION - Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
  • Page 7 Index English ------------------------------------------------ 8 Français -------------------------------------------- 27 Español --------------------------------------------- 46 CAUTION Canada Use of controls or adjustments or English: performance of procedures other This digital apparatus does not exceed than herein may result in hazardous the Class B limits for radio noise radiation exposure or other unsafe emissions from digital apparatus as set operation.
  • Page 8: Table Of Contents

    Contents iPod General Information Playing iPod using the dock ......18 Supplied accessories ..........9 Compatible dock adaptors ....... 18 Environmental Information ........ 9 Dock adaptor ............18 Safety Information ..........9 Selecting the correct dock adaptor Hearing Safety ............. 10 Playing iPod ............
  • Page 9: General Information

    Philips! dripping or splashing. ● Install the unit near the AC outlet and where the To fully benefit from the support that Philips AC power plug can be easily reached. offers, register your product at ● Place the system in a location with adequate welcome.
  • Page 10: Hearing Safety

    General Information Hearing Safety Listen at a moderate volume. ● Using headphones at a high volume can impair your hearing. This product can produce sounds in decibel ranges that may cause hearing loss for a normal person, even for exposure less than a minute.
  • Page 11: Preparations

    Preparations FM wire antenna speaker speaker (left) (right) AC power cord Rear connections Speakers Connection Front Speakers The type plate is located at the rear of the Connect the speaker wires to the SPEAKERS system. terminals, right speaker to "RIGHT" and left speaker to "LEFT", coloured (marked) wire to Power "+"...
  • Page 12: Inserting Batteries Into The Remote Control

    Preparations Inserting batteries into the Remote Control Open the battery compartment. Insert two R03 or AAA batteries following the indications (+/-) inside the compartment. Close the cover. Using the Remote Control to operate the system Aim the Remote Control directly at the remote sensor (IR) on the front panel.
  • Page 13: Controls On The System And Remote Control

    Controls (illustrations on page 3) Controls on the system and Controls available on the remote remote control control only STANDBY-ON2 (POWER) REP ALL – switches the system to standby or on. – repeats a track/disc/ all programmed tracks. SHUF – infrared sensor for remote control.
  • Page 14: Basic Functions

    Basic Functions Adjusting volume and sound STANDBY-ON Press VOL +/- to adjust volume. DOCKING ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM DC156 ➜ Display shows the volume level: VOL and a number from 00-32. Press DBB to switch bass enhancement on or off. CD/CD - R/CD - RW COMPATIBLE ➜...
  • Page 15: Cd Operation

    CD Operation Basic playback controls STANDBY-ON To play a disc DOCKING ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM DC156 ● Press 2; to start playback. ➜ The current track number and the PLAY icon are displayed during disc playback. CD/CD - R/CD - RW COMPATIBLE...
  • Page 16: Different Play Modes: Shuffle And Repeat16

    CD Operation Programming track numbers Different play modes: SHUFFLE Programme in the STOP position to select and and REPEAT store your disc tracks in the desired sequence. If You can select and change the various play you like, store any track more than once. Up to modes before or during playback.
  • Page 17: Radio Reception

    - to select the preset Press PRESET + STANDBY-ON number where programming should start. DOCKING ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM DC156 Note: – If no preset number is selected, default is preset (1) and all your presets will be overridden. CD/CD - R/CD - RW COMPATIBLE Press PROG.
  • Page 18: Playing Ipod Using The Dock

    Press PUSH TO OPEN mode and power-on mode of the set. STANDBY-ON DOCKING ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM DC156 to open the dock. CD/CD -R/CD -RW COMPATIBLE Select the dock adaptor of Notes:...
  • Page 19: Maintenance

    Cleaning the disc lens ● After prolonged use, dirt or dust may accumulate at the disc lens. To ensure good playback quality, clean the disc lens with Philips CD Lens Cleaner or any commercially available cleaner. Follow the instructions supplied with cleaner.
  • Page 20: Clock/Timer

    Clock/Timer Press TIMER/SLEEP again. ➜ The clock digits for the minutes flash. STANDBY-ON DOCKING ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM DC156 Press TUNING 4 ¢ (4 ¢ on the remote control) to set the minutes. Press TIMER/SLEEP to confirm the time. CD/CD - R/CD - RW COMPATIBLE ➜...
  • Page 21: Specifications

    Specifications AMPLIFIER SPEAKERS Output power ........... 2 x 5W RMS Bass reflex system Signal-to-noise ratio ......≥ 60 dBA (IEC) Dimensions (w x h x d) . 134 x 230 x 152 (mm) Frequency response ....... 125 – 16000 Hz Impedance loudspeakers ...........
  • Page 22: Troubleshooting

    Do not open the system as there is a risk of electric shock. If a fault occurs, first check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. If you are unable to remedy a problem by following these hints, consult your dealer or Philips for help.
  • Page 23: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Solution Problem ✔ The remote control does not function Select the source (CD or TUNER, for example) before pressing the function button (2;, 4, properly. ¢). ✔ Reduce the distance between the remote control and the system. ✔ Insert the batteries with their polarities (+/–...
  • Page 24 ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY ON THIS PROD- UCT. EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE Philips is not liable for any damage to or loss of any programs, LAW, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR data, or other information stored on any media contained within...

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