COLOR TELEVISION AV-29BA16 AV-21BA16 AV-29MT16 AV-21MT16 AV-29ST16 AV-21VT16 AV-29VT16 AV-25MT16 EQUALIZER • CINEMA SURROUND • COMPONENT INPUT Contents Knowing your TV’s features ...3 Remote control buttons and basic functions ...4 TV buttons and functions ...6 Setting up your TV ...7 Basic setting for picture ...9...
Never rub it forcefully. Never use any cleaner or detergent on it. Thank you for buying this JVC color television. 7 This TV can be turned on/off power by connecting/disconnecting the AC plug into AC outlet. While this TV is being installed, enough space should be reserved for connection/disconnecting the AC plug into AC outlet by hand.
Knowing your TV’s features Main features DVD MENU COLOR MaxxBass EXIT CLOSED CAPTION FAVORITE CH (Channel) AI ECO SENSOR CLOSED CAPTION 100+ ECO MODE AI VOLUME CINEMA BASS SURROUND TINT Conﬁ rm your TV’s functions RM-C1287 Some functions written in this instruction manual may not be available for your TV. Please see the chart below and check the functions that are equipped for your TV’s model number.
Remote control buttons and basic functions No. Press 1 POWER Turn on or off the TV from standby mode. 2 MENU/OK Display menu and conﬁ rm selected function. 3 5 / ∞ / 2 / 3 Select and adjust menu function. 4 CHANNEL -/+ Select the desired channel number.
Remote control buttons and basic functions (continued) How to operate menus and menus locations Operation Press the MENU/OK button 2. Display the MENU PICTURE MENU is displayed on ﬁ rst press. Press 2/3 buttons 3 to choose Choose a Top menu a menu title when the cursor is pointing at MENU.
TV buttons and functions The illustrations shown below is for AV-21BA16 and AV-29ST16 only, which are used for explanation purpose. Your TV may not look exactly the same as illustrated. Front of the TV AV-29ST16 POWER TV/VIDEO MENU/OK CHANNEL VOLUME AV-21BA16 L / MONO CHANNEL...
Turn on the TV by pressing the main power button. JVC logo appears on the screen. OUTPUT MONO JVC logo will appear on the screen again at the phase of “SETUP TOUR RESTART?” function. Then the initial setting can be performed according to page 8. Note: While in the INSTALL menu with the cursor pointing at INSTALL, pressing the blue button will also display the JVC logo.
Setting up your TV (continued) Making the initial settings Set up your TV by pressing MENU/OK button or waiting for 15 seconds, then operate the TV by following the steps below: AUTO PROGRAM AUTO PROGRAM CABLE MENU : OK DISPLAY : BACK TV/VIDEO : EXIT •...
Basic setting for picture COLOR SYSTEM You can select the appropriate color system when the picture is not clear or no color appears. Press the COLOR SYSTEM button to select a setting. In TV mode: NTSC 3.58 MHz (Fixed). In VIDEO mode: AUTO SECAM NTSC4.43...
Basic setting for picture (continued) PICTURE SETTING You can adjust the desired picture setting when selecting USER in PICTURE MODE. Select USER in PICTURE MODE under PICTURE menu. MENU PICTURE menu USER Select PICTURE SETTING in PICTURE menu, then adjust the setting.
Advanced setting for picture AI ECO SENSOR (ECO)/ECO MODE You can adjust TV screen contrast according to the brightness of your room. Press the ECO button to select the desired mode. Cancel the function. MODE-1/ECO-1 Mild contrast (recommended.) MODE-2/ECO-2 Even contrast. DISPLAY (for AI ECO SENSOR only) Display the graphic of the function.
Basic setting for sound SOUND MODE You can choose the desired sound setting. Select the SOUND MODE in SOUND menu, then choose the setting. MENU SOUND menu SOUND MODE USER You can change this sound setting as you like. Select USER and adjust the frequencies in EQUALIZER (100, 300, 1K, 3K, 8K Hz).
Advanced setting for sound CINEMA SURROUND You can enjoy an enhanced sound for wider audience. Press the CINEMA SURROUND button to select a setting. Cancel the function. Listen to sound with wider audience effect. This function is not available when SOUND MODE is set to SOUND TURBO.
Advanced setting for sound (continued) EQUALIZER You can adjust the sound level of each frequencies when selecting USER mode in SOUND MODE. Select USER in SOUND MODE under SOUND menu. MENU SOUND menu Select EQUALIZER in SOUND menu. MENU SOUND menu The following display appears.
DVD Menu AUTO SIGNAL DETECT When the DVD input signal is detected, the input mode will be changed to VIDEO-2 automatically. And when the DVD input signal is not detected, the input mode will be changed to RF previous input mode. Select AUTO SIGNAL DETECT in DVD MENU under FEATURES menu then choose ON or OFF (Factory setting is ON).
Customized setting You can reduce the picture noise. Select VNR in PICTURE menu, then choose a setting of VNR function. MENU PICTURE menu VNR is turned off. AUTO Effect of VNR is automatically controlled. Effect of VNR becomes minimum level. Effect of VNR becomes maximum level.
Customized setting (continued) OFF TIMER You can set the TV to turn off automatically to standby mode after a set time. Press the OFF TIMER button to select a desired period of time. You can set the period of time to a maximum of 120 minutes in 10 minute intervals.
TV channel presetting To register the TV channels automatically (AUTO PROGRAM) You can register the TV channels into the TV’s channel list automatically. Display the INSTALL menu. MENU INSTALL menu Choose AUTO PROGRAM, then press the MENU/OK button. Press the 5/∞ button to select AIR or CABLE, then press the MENU/OK button.
Additional preparation The illustrations shown in this section are for AV-21BA16 and AV- 29ST16 only, which are used for explanation purpose. Your TV may not look exactly the same as illustrated. Before connecting • Read the manuals provided with the devices for the proper connection.
Troubleshooting If a problem occurs when you are using the TV, check the below troubleshooting guide before calling for repair. • No picture, no sound • Deactivate the BLUE BACK function if it is turned • Snowy picture • Check the aerial cable and its connection with the TV. •...
Stereo mini jack (3.5 mm diameter) Sound-multiplex systems MTS (Multi-channel Television Sound) (Except AV-29BA16, AV-21BA16) AV STEREO (For AV-29BA16, AV-21BA16 only) Viewing Screen Size (Visible area) AV-21BA16 508 mm AV-21MT16 508 mm AV-21VT16 508 mm AV-25MT16 600 mm AV-29BA16 676 mm...