GE Model 86710
Remove all components from the package. Items in the pack
include: AAA Bluetooth headset with Ear Hook, Ear Cap, User
Guide. Please check the contents carefully and contact your
local dealer immediately if there are any shortages.
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR HEADSET
See image above. Please note some models of headset will
differ slightly in style, color and the functionality may vary
according to their specifications
INSERT THE AAA BATTERY TO YOUR HEADSET
The headset is powered by one AAA alkaline battery. Please
insert a AAA alkaline battery before use. A new AAA battery
will provide up to 20 hours of talk time and up to 30 days of
Please note the talk time and standby time figures are
best estimates only. Quoted figures will vary depending
on usage patterns, connecting device (including mobile
phone) and AAA battery specifications. We recommend
using a high capacity AAA battery (alkaline, rechargeable
NiMH or Lithium) for optimum performance. Rechargeable
NiMH and lithium batteries may provide the lowest long
term cost, despite higher initial costs.
To insert AAA battery
1. Unlock the battery chamber
cover by sliding the lock towards
the Volume DOWN '–' button.
2. Open the battery chamber by
sliding off the cover away from
the ear piece in the direction of
3. Insert the AAA battery making
sure the Positive (+) end is facing
out of the chamber and hence touching the battery cover.
4. Use the battery cover to push the battery down and slide
the battery chamber cover back into place and lock.
PAIRING THE HEADSET WITH YOUR MOBILE PHONE
Pairing is the process of linking the headset with your
Bluetooth mobile phone. Before you use the AAA headset
with your mobile phone you must pair them. After this
process is completed, you can use the headset only with its
paired mobile phone. If you wish to use the headset with a
different mobile phone, you must repeat the pairing process
with the new mobile phone. In this case, the headset will no
longer work with the original mobile phone.
Please refer to the user manual of your mobile phone for
further information on 'How to Pair'. Typically, you need
to make your phone 'Discover' the headset by using a
"Bluetooth", "Connect" or "Setup" menu then selecting an
option to "Discover" other Bluetooth devices.
To pair the devices
1. Before you pair the headset, ensure that the battery is
2. Set up your mobile phone to "Discover" your headset.
3. With the headset turned off, press and hold the Talk button
for about 7 seconds until the blue and amber LEDs flash
alternately or until you will hear the "PAIR" tone (the second
of two tones)..
4. Release the Talk button. The headset is now in "Pairing"
5. Initiate the device discovery feature on the mobile phone.
Refer to the mobile phone user guide for instructions on
initiating this feature.
6. When prompted by the mobile phone, enter the headset
passkey or PIN code 0000. When pairing is complete, the Blue
LED on headset will flash at three second intervals and the
headset will be placed
If disconnection or a lost link occurs, it may be due to
the following reasons:
a) The range is over 33 feet between the headset and
the mobile phone.
b) The mobile phone disconnected the link to conserve
power or enable another function.
c) Either device has been switched off.
Note: The headset, in normal operation, should maintain the
connection with the mobile phone at all times once pairing
has been successful and a connection has been established
between the two devices.
To cancel pairing mode - While the headset is in pairing
mode, you can cancel the pairing process and turn off the
headset. Press and hold the Talk button for approx 3 seconds.
You will hear an "OFF" tone (two descending "beeps") and the
Blue LED will flash quickly several times. Release the
FITTING THE HEADSET ON YOUR EAR
The AAA Headset is designed to fit comfortably in your ear.
The ear hook can be fixed into the headset from both sides,
allowing you to position on right or left ear. The ear hook can
be separated from the Headset by simply pulling the base of
the hook away from the main body of the Headset.
The ear hook can then be reinserted in the other direction for
positioning on the opposite ear. The ear hook is flexible and
can be bent to adjust the fit that is best for the individual user.
To replace the ear cap - Stretch the rubber ear cap around
the end of the speaker until secure.
To place the headset on your ear - Place the headset
speaker in your ear with the microphone angled towards
your mouth. The headset should fit snugly in your ear.
SWITCHING ON YOUR HEADSET
To turn on the headset - With the headset turned off, press
and hold the Talk button for about 3 seconds until you hear
the "ON" tone (two ascending "beeps") or you see the Blue
LED start to flash. Release the Talk button. The headset turns
on and is placed in standby mode, ready to make and receive
calls. After turning on the headset, the headset will try to
connect to the last paired/connected device automatically.
To turn off the headset - With the headset turned on, press
and hold the Talk button for approx 3 seconds. You will hear
an "OFF" tone (two descending "beeps") and the Blue LED will
flash quickly several times. Release the Talk button.
You can make calls from your mobile phone, or directly from
the headset using voice dialing commands (if this feature is
supported by your mobile phone).
To make calls from your mobile phone - Dial the call from
your mobile phone. Dependent on your mobile phone
settings the call is automatically connected to your headset.
To make calls using VOICE DIALING (if supported by your
mobile phone) - Click the Talk button on your headset. You
will hear a Voice Dial tone possibly followed by the voice-dial
prompt tone from your mobile phone. Speak the name of the
person you wish to call. The call is automatically connected
to your headset.
To make calls using LAST NUMBER REDIAL (if supported by
your mobile phone) - While in standby mode, press and hold
the Volume UP "+" button for about 3 seconds, and you will
hear a "Last Number Redial" tone (single beep); Release the
Volume UP "+" button, the call is automatically connected to
your mobile phone.
You must configure your mobile phone to answer calls
directly on your Bluetooth headset. Refer to the mobile phone
user guide for instructions on initiating this feature.
When you hear your headset ring, click the Talk button on
the headset. The call is automatically connected to your
headset. Please note you can also Reject calls by depressing
the talk button for about 3 seconds. (Not all phones support
When you have finished your call, press the Talk button on
your headset. The call will be disconnected
You can transfer calls connected to your headset back
to your mobile phone, or from your mobile phone to your
headset. (Not all phones support this feature)
To transfer calls from your headset to the phone or from the
phone to the Headset press the Volume UP "+" button for
more than 3 seconds until you hear a tone. The audio will be
ADJUSTING THE VOLUME
To increase the volume - While on a call, press and release
(click) the Volume UP button "+" to increase volume by 1 step.
Repeat this procedure until you have reached the desired level.
To decrease the volume - While on a call, press and release
(click) the Volume DOWN button "-" to decrease volume by
1 step. Repeat this procedure until you have reached the
MUTING THE HEADSET
You can mute and un-mute the microphone temporarily so
that you cannot be heard by the connected party.
To mute the headset – While on a call, press and hold the
Volume UP button "+" and the Volume DOWN button "-"
concurrently more than 3 seconds, and you will hear a MUTE
tone (Single beep), the microphone is muted.
To un-mute the headset - When microphone is muted, press
and hold Volume UP "+"button and Volume DOWN "-" button
concurrently for 3 seconds, and you will hear a MUTE tone
(Single beep), the microphone is un-muted.
With the headset in standby mode, press and release (click)
the Talk button on the Headset, and you will hear the "Voice
Dial" tone (Two short beeps). Speak the name of the person
you wish to call. The call is automatically connected to your
LAST NUMBER REDIAL
Whilst in standby mode, press and hold the Volume UP "+"
button for more than 3 seconds, and you will hear a "Last
Number Redial" tone (single long beep); Release the Volume
UP "+" button, the call is automatically connected to your
The Blue and Amber LEDs will flash when certain operations
(Turn on/off headset, enter pairing mode, and finish pairing
mode) are initiated. They can also indicate the status of the
All LEDs are off
Headset in standby
mode; ready to make
Blue LED flashes at 3 second intervals
or receive calls
Headset in pairing mode
Blue and amber LEDs flash alternately
Blue LED flashes twice quickly at
1 second intervals
connection for voice dial
Please note that you should also be familiar with the
operation of your mobile phone and how to connect to
Bluetooth devices. Please read your mobile phone user guide
carefully. Please note that the Bluetooth headset will only
work with Bluetooth mobile phones. For operation with a PC
or laptop device please note that these devices should also
be Bluetooth enabled with appropriate third party software in
order to enable correct operation.
When talk button is pressed,
• Check battery power
no LEDs are on or flashing
• Consult authorized dealer
Headset powers on with
• Check unit is paired to phone.
blue LED flashing but no
Check settings in phone.
connection to mobile phone
Headset default name is BTHS.
• Check phone is switched on
• Check handsfree settings for
• Ensure headset & phone are
CUSTOMER SERVICE INFORMATION
In addition to the troubleshooting table on this page you can
email help at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800 654-
8483. For other Bluetooth products or support, please view
our website www.jascoproducts.com
90-Day Limited Warranty
Jasco Products Company warrants this product to be free
from manufacturing defects for a period of ninety days
from the original date of consumer purchase. This warranty
is limited to the repair or replacement of the product
only and does not extend to consequential or incidental
damage to other products that may be used with this unit.
This warranty is in lieu of all other warranties express or
implied. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an
implied warranty lasts or permit the exclusion or limitation
of incidental or consequential damages, so the above
limitations may not apply to you. This warranty gives you
specific rights, and you may also have other rights which vary
from state to state. If unit should prove defective within the
warranty period, return prepaid with dated proof of purchase
to: Jasco Products Company,
311 N.W. 122nd St., Oklahoma City, OK 73114
While every effort has been made to ensure that the
information in this manual is accurate and complete, no
liability will be accepted for any errors and/or omissions
made. The manufacturer reserves the right to make changes
and improvements to the specifications and features of
the hardware and firmware of the products described in
this document without prior notice. Reproduction, transfer,
distribution or storage of part or all of the contents in this
document in any form is prohibited without prior permission
of the manufacturer. All trademarks acknowledged. The
product is Bluetooth qualified by Nolan Systems.
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