CD PORTABLE SYSTEM
Thank you for purchasing a JVC product.
LVT2130-002B [J, C, B, US, A, UX]
©2010 Victor Company of Japan, Limited
Notes on the power cord
Notes on installation
When you go away for an extended period of time,
Select a place which is level, dry and neither too hot nor
remove the plug from the wall outlet.
too cold—between 5˚C and 35˚C (41°F and 95 °F).
When unplugging the System from the wall outlet,
Do not install the System in a place subject to vibrations.
always pull the plug, not the power cord.
Do not put heavy objects on the System.
Do not handle the power cord with wet hands.
To prevent malfunction or damage to the System
Disconnect the power cord before cleaning the System or
Do not insert any metallic objects, such as wires, hairpins,
moving the System.
coins, etc. into the System.
Do not alter, twist or pull the power cord, or put anything
Do not block the vents.
heavy on it, which may cause fire, electric shock, or other
There are no user-serviceable parts inside. If anything
Avoid moisture, water, dust, and high temperatures
goes wrong, unplug the power cord and consult your
Do not place the System in moist or dusty places.
If water gets inside the System, turn off the power and
remove the plug from the wall outlet, then consult your
dealer. Using the System in this state may cause a fire or
Do not expose the System to direct sunlight or place it
For customer use:
near a heating device.
Enter below the Model No. and Serial No. which are
located either on the rear, bottom or side of the cabinet.
Retain this information for future reference.
Compatible iPod models
Playable disc/file types
This System can play back...
Audio CD and CD-R/CD-RW in Audio CD format
MP3/WMA files on a CD-R/CD-RW (ISO 9660 format) or
iPod nano (2nd Generation)
USB mass storage class device (maximum data transfer
iPod nano (3rd Generation)
rate: 2 Mbps)
This System cannot play "packet write" discs.
iPod nano (4th Generation)
For MP3/WMA playback...
iPod nano (5th Generation)
Some MP3/WMA files may not be played back due to
their recording conditions.
iPod mini (2nd Generation)
This System can play only discs of ISO 9660 Level 1 or
iPod (4th Generation)
It is recommended to record each file at a sampling rate
of 44.1 kHz and at a data transfer rate of 128 kbps.
iPod photo (4th Generation)
This System can recognize a total of 999 tracks and 99
iPod video (5th Generation)
This System can show the Tag data (version 1).
For playback of files on a USB mass storage class device...
iPod touch (2nd Generation and Fall '09)
You cannot play back files larger than 2 GB.
This System may not play back some USB mass storage
If iPod does not play correctly, update iPod software to the
class devices and does not support DRM (Digital Rights
For details about updating iPod, check on the Apple web
To get the best performance of the System, keep your discs
and the mechanism clean.
Remove the disc from its case by holding it at the edge
while pressing the center hole lightly.
Do not touch the shiny surface of the disc, or bend the
Put the disc back in its case after use.
Be careful not to scratch the surface of the disc when
placing it back in its case.
Avoid exposure to direct sunlight, temperature extremes,
To clean the disc:
Wipe the disc with a soft cloth in a straight line from center
Cleaning the System
Stains should be wiped off with a soft cloth. If the System
is heavily stained, wipe it with a cloth soaked in water-
diluted neutral detergent and wrung well, then wipe
clean with a dry cloth.
Since the System may deteriorate in quality, become
damaged or get its paint peeled off, be careful about the
DO NOT wipe it hard.
DO NOT wipe it with thinner or benzine.
DO NOT apply any volatile substances such as
insecticides to it.
DO NOT allow any rubber or plastic to remain in contact
for a long time.
CAUTION: Proper Ventilation
To avoid risk of electric shock and fire, and to prevent damage,
locate the apparatus as follows:
Front: No obstructions and open spacing.
Sides/Top/Back: No obstructions should be placed in the
areas indicated by the dimensions in the illustration.
Bottom: Place on the level surface. Maintain an adequate air
path for ventilation by placing on a stand with a height of
10 cm or more.
ATTENTION: Aération correcte
Pour prévenir tout risque de décharge électrique ou d'incendie
et éviter toute détérioration, installez l'appareil de la manière
Avant: Bien dégagé de tout objet.
Flancs/ Dessus/ Arrière: Aucun obstacle ne doit être
placé dans les zones indiquées par les dimensions dans
Dessous: Posez l'appareil sur une surface plane et
horizontale. Veillez à ce que sa ventilation correcte puisse
se faire en le plaçant sur un support d'au moins dix
centimètres de hauter.
6 W (3 W + 3 W) at 3 Ω (10% THD)
See "Supplied accessories" in "Getting started. "
AUDIO IN: Stereo mini (ø 3.5 mm)
250 mV/47 kΩ
Design and specifications are subject to change without
FM tuning range:
87.50 MHz – 108.00 MHz
Wow and flutter:
Compatible with USB 2.0 Full Speed
Mass storage class
DC 5 V
DC 5 V
For USA-California Only
This product contains a CR Coin Cell Lithium Battery
which contains Perchlorate Material—special handling
9 cm (3–9/16 inches) x 2
For USA and Canadian models
AC 120 V / 60 Hz
Microsoft and Windows Media are either registered
For European models
AC 230 V / 50 Hz
trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in
For Australian models
AC 240 V / 50 Hz
the United States and/or other countries.
For other models
AC 110 V – 127 V / 220 V – 240 V
iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S.
adjustable with voltage selector, 50/60 Hz
and other countries.
35 W (at operation)
"Made for iPod" means that an electronic accessory
1.00 W or less (on standby)
has been designed to connect specifically to iPod and
400 mm × 141 mm × 211 mm
has been certified by the developer to meet Apple
(15–3/4 inches × 5–9/16 inches × 8–5/16 inches)
(W × H × D)
Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device
3.3 kg (7.3 lbs)
or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards.
If you are having a problem with your System, check this list for a possible solution before calling for service.
\ Power plug is not inserted securely. Plug it in securely.
Power does not come on.
\ There is a time limit. Start the procedure again.
Adjustments or settings are suddenly
canceled before you finish.
\ The path between the remote control and the remote sensor on the
Unable to operate the System from the
System is blocked.
\ The battery is exhausted.
\ Headphones are connected.
No sound is heard.
\ Antenna connection is incorrect or loose.
Hard to listen to broadcasts because of
\ The FM antenna is not properly extended and positioned.
\ Electrostatic discharge from your body may cause noise. If this
happens, turn the System off then on again.
\ The iPod battery is low or exhausted. Charge the iPod battery.
The iPod does not play, but "IPOD"
appears on the display.
\ The disc is placed upside down. Place the disc with the label side
The disc/USB mass storage class device
does not play.
\ The disc is recorded using "packet writing (UDF file system). " It cannot
\ The USB mass storage class device is not connected properly.
\ MP3/WMA files are not recorded on the disc or USB mass storage class
"NO SONG" appears on the display.
\ There are two types of ID3 Tag—Version 1 and Version 2. This System
ID3 Tag on an MP3 file cannot be shown.
can only show ID3 Tag Version 1.
\ Playing order is determined when the groups and tracks are recorded.
Groups and tracks are not played back as
It depends on the writing application.
\ The disc is scratched or dirty.
The disc/USB mass storage class device
\ MP3/WMA files have not been properly recorded onto the USB mass
sound is discontinuous.
storage class device.
\ Noise and static electricity may stop the sound. In this case, disconnect
Sound from the USB mass storage class
device is interrupted.
and connect the USB mass storage class device again after turning off
\ The AC power cord is not plugged in.
The disc tray does not open or close.
\ Disc ejection is prohibited. "DISC LOCKED" appears (see "Prohibiting
disc ejection" in "Disc/USB" on page 2).
\ The capacity of the USB mass storage class device is full.
Unable to record onto a USB mass
\ The USB mass storage class device is write-protected.
storage class device.
If the System does not work correctly, disconnect the AC power cord from the wall outlet, wait for a while, then
connect the cord again.
JVC bears no responsibility for any loss of data in USB mass storage class device or iPod while using this System.
Prepare the remote control
After unpacking, check to make sure that you have all
When you use the remote control for the first time, pull out the insulation sheet.
the following items:
Remote control (× 1)
To replace the battery in the remote control
Lithium coin battery CR2025 (× 1)
The battery has been installed in the remote
control when shipped from the factory.
FM antenna (× 1)
AC plug adaptor (× 1) (Not supplied for USA,
Canadian, European, Australian and Saudi Arabian
If anything is missing, consult your dealer immediately.
In this manual...
The remote control buttons are used for explaining the
operations unless mentioned otherwise. However, if the
System has the same or similar button names, they can
When you replace the battery, place the
also be used for the operations.
edge of the battery under the wire loop.
"File" and "track" are used interchangeably.
All the illustrations of the display used as examples are
from the European models.
Do not connect the AC power cord until all other connections have been made.
Make sure the antenna conductors do not touch any other terminals, connecting cords
or the power cord. Also, keep the antennas away from metallic parts of the System,
connecting cords, and the AC power cord. Otherwise, it could cause poor reception.
Mains (AC) Line Instruction (Asia and Saudi Arabia only)
CAUTION for mains (AC) line
BEFORE PLUGGING IN, do check that your mains (AC) line
voltage corresponds with the position of the voltage selector
switch provided on the outside of this equipment and, if
different, reset the voltage selector switch, to prevent from a
damage or risk of fire/electric shock.
Sound and other adjustments
Setting the clock
You can set the clock only when the System is turned
To check the current time while the System is turned
off (on standby.)
The time is displayed for a few seconds.
If you have already set the clock before, press and
hold CLOCK until the clock is flashing.
If there is a power failure
Adjust the hour and minute.
The clock loses its settings. You need to set the clock
The clock may gain or lose 1 to 2 minutes per month.
You may need to readjust the clock periodically.
Store the battery in a place where children cannot reach. If a child accidentally
Lithium coin battery
swallows the battery, consult a doctor immediately.
(product number: CR2025)
To prevent the battery from overheating, cracking, or starting a fire:
Do not recharge, short, disassemble or heat the battery or dispose of it in a
Do not leave the battery with other metallic materials.
Wrap the battery with tape and insulate when throwing away or saving it.
Do not poke the battery with tweezers or similar tools.
Dispose of battery in the proper manner, according to federal, state, and local
The battery (battery pack or battery installed) shall not be exposed to excessive
heat source such as sunshine, fire or the like.
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace only with the same
or equivalent type.
FM antenna (supplied): Extend it so that you can obtain the best reception.
For better FM reception
Disconnect the supplied FM antenna, and connect to an outdoor FM antenna (not supplied)
using a 75 Ω wire with coaxial type connector (IEC or DIN45325).
To a wall outlet
If the wall outlet does not match the AC plug, use the supplied AC plug adaptor.
(Not supplied for USA, Canadian, European, Australian and Saudi Arabian models.)
You can set Sleep Timer only when the System is turned
To display ID3/WMA tag information
During playback of MP3/WMA...
Specify the time.
ID3/WMA tag information is displayed automatically
To check the remaining time until the System shuts
off, press and hold CLOCK.
To select the sound mode suitable for your favorite
To drop the volume in a moment
To restore the volume, press again or adjust the
Hyper Bass Sound (HBS)
To reinforce the bass sound