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AUDIO/VIDEO CONTROL RECEIVER
RX-8000VBK
TV
AUDIO
CATV/DBS
VCR 1
DVD
DVD MUILTI
CD
TAPE/MD
TV/DBS
VIDEO
PHONO
FM/AM
VCR 1
CDR/VCR 2 ANALOG/DIGITAL
SLEEP
SURROUND
CNTR TONE
CENTER
ON/OFF
1
2
3
MENU
MENU
TEST
REAR-L
SURROUND
4
5
6
MODE
ENTER
ENTER
CD-DISC
EFFECT
REAR-R
7
8
9
/P
SOUND
SEA MODE
SUBWOOFER
10
0
+10
RETURN
FM MODE
100+
AUDIO/
TV/VCR
MENU
CATV/DBS
SET
TEXT
EXIT
STANDBY
DISPLAY
POWER
TV VOL
CHANNEL
VOLUME
TV/VIDEO
VCR 1
TAPE/MD
MUTING
CONTROL
/REW
PLAY
FF/
DOWN
TUNING
UP
REC
STOP
PAUSE
PHONES
COMPULINK
Remote
RM-SRX8000J
REMOTE CONTROL
RX-8000V AUDIO/VIDEO CONTROL RECEIVER
SURROUND ON/OFF
THEATER
LIVE CLUB
DANCE CLUB
INPUT
DSP MODE
SEA MODE
ANALOG/DIGITAL
FM/AM TUNING
TUNER/SEA MEMORY
SPEAKERS
BALANCE/SURROUND
1
2
SEA ADJUST
SETTING
ADJUST
SOUND SELECT
BASS BOOST ONE TOUCH OPERATION
INPUT ATT.
SOURCE NAME
INSTRUCTIONS
MASTER VOLUME
D I G I T A L
DVD
CD
TV SOUND/DBS
PHONO
VCR 1
TAPE/MD
CDR/VCR 2
FM
VIDEO
AM
HALL
PAVILION
MULTI JOG
SOURCE SELECTOR
TUNER PRESET
FM MODE
S-VIDEO
+
VIDEO
VIDEO
L
AUDIO
R
D I G I T A L
For Customer Use:
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.
Model No.
Serial No.
LVT0427-001A
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  • Page 1 AUDIO/VIDEO CONTROL RECEIVER RX-8000VBK AUDIO CATV/DBS VCR 1 DVD MUILTI TAPE/MD TV/DBS VIDEO PHONO FM/AM VCR 1 CDR/VCR 2 ANALOG/DIGITAL SLEEP SURROUND CNTR TONE CENTER ON/OFF MENU MENU TEST REAR-L SURROUND MODE ENTER ENTER CD-DISC EFFECT REAR-R SOUND SEA MODE...
  • Page 2 No obstructions in 10 cm from the sides. No obstructions in 10 cm from the top. No obstructions in 15 cm from the back No obstructions, place on the level surface. Spacing 15 cm or more RX-8000VBK cause harmful interference Front...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    7 Searching for a Disc (Only for the CD player) ... 41 7 Entering the Disc Information ... 42 AV COMPU LINK Remote Control System ... 44 Operating JVC’s Audio/Video Components ... 46 Operating Audio Components ... 46 Operating Video Components ... 48 Operating Other Manufacturers’...
  • Page 4: Parts Identification

    Parts Identification Become familiar with the buttons and controls on the receiver before use. Refer to the pages in parentheses for details. RX-8000V AUDIO/VIDEO CONTROL RECEIVER STANDBY SURROUND ON/OFF POWER DSP MODE SPEAKERS BALANCE/SURROUND PHONES ADJUST COMPULINK Remote AUDIO TV/CATV/DBS VCR 1 CATV/DBS VCR 1...
  • Page 5: Getting Started

    Getting Started This section explains how to connect audio/video components and speakers to the receiver, and how to connect the power supply. Before Installation General • Be sure your hands are dry. • Turn the power off to all components. •...
  • Page 6: Connecting The Speakers

    AM Antenna Connections Snap the tabs on the loop into the ANTENNA slots of the base to assemble the FM 75 AM loop. COAXIAL LOOP AM Loop Antenna Outdoor single vinyl-covered wire Turn the loop until you have the best reception. Notes: •...
  • Page 7: Connecting Audio/video Components

    Connecting the rear and center speakers Connect rear speakers to the REAR SPEAKERS terminals and a center speaker to the CENTER SPEAKER terminals. CENTER SPEAKER Center speaker Left rear Right rear speaker speaker – Connecting the subwoofer speaker You can enhance the bass by connecting a subwoofer. Connect the input jack of a powered subwoofer to the SUBWOOFER OUT jack on the rear panel, using a cable with RCA pin plugs (not supplied).
  • Page 8 Cassette deck or MD recorder Cassette deck To audio input RIGHT LEFT PHONO (REC) TAPE (PLAY) MD recorder To audio input Note: You can connect either a cassette deck or an MD recorder to the TAPE/MD jacks. When connecting an MD recorder to the TAPE/MD jacks, change the source name, which will be shown on the display when selected as the source, to “MD.”...
  • Page 9 Video camera The VIDEO input jacks on the front panel are convenient when connecting and disconnecting the equipment frequently. VIDEO S-VIDEO VIDEO AUDIO To audio output TV and/or DBS tuner When connecting the TV, DO NOT connect the TV’s video output to these video input terminals. RIGHT AUDIO RIGHT...
  • Page 10 Digital connections This receiver is equipped with four DIGITAL IN terminals — one digital coaxial terminal and three digital optical terminals, and one DIGITAL OUT terminal. You can connect any digital equipment such as — • DBS tuner, • Digital TV broadcast tuner, •...
  • Page 11: Connecting The Power Cord

    Connecting the Power Cord Before plugging the receiver into an AC outlet, make sure that all connections have been made. Plug the power cord into an AC outlet. Keep the power cord away from the connecting cables and the antenna. The power cord may cause noise or screen interference. We recommend that you use a coaxial cable to connect the antenna, since it is well-shielded against interference.
  • Page 12: Basic Operations

    Basic Operations The following operations are commonly used when you play any sound source. IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct position: To operate this receiver, set it to “AUDIO/TV/ VCR.”...
  • Page 13: Adjusting The Volume

    Signal and speaker indicators on the display • The signal indicators light up to indicate the incoming channel signals. – Only the indicators for the incoming signals light up. • The frame of the signal indicator (except for “LFE” and “S”) lights up if the corresponding speaker is set to “LARGE”...
  • Page 14: Muting The Sound

    Listening only with headphones You can listen with the headphones without deactivating both pairs of speakers; however, if you want to use the HEADPHONE mode (see below), you must turn off both pairs of speakers. 1. Connect a pair of headphones to the PHONES jack on the front panel.
  • Page 15: Basic Settings

    Basic Settings Some of the following settings are required after connecting and positioning your speakers in your listening room, while others will make operations easier. IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct position: To operate this receiver, set it to “AUDIO/TV/ VCR.”...
  • Page 16: Setting The Subwoofer Information

    Setting the Subwoofer Information Register whether or not you have connected a subwoofer. Before you start, remember... • There is a time limit in doing the following steps. If the setting is canceled before you finish, start from step 1 again. On the front panel: 1.
  • Page 17 2. Turn MULTI JOG to select the delay time of the rear speaker output. • Turn it clockwise to increase the delay time from 0 msec (“R. DELAY: 0ms”) to 15 msec (“R. DELAY: 15ms”). • Turn it counterclockwise to decrease the delay time from 15 msec (“R.
  • Page 18: Digital Input (digital In) Terminal Setting

    Digital Input (DIGITAL IN) Terminal Setting When you use the digital input terminals, you have to register what components are connected to which terminals (DIGITAL IN 1/2/3/ Before you start, remember... • There is a time limit in doing the following steps. If the setting is canceled before you finish, start from step 1 again.
  • Page 19: Showing The Text Information On The Display

    2. Press INPUT ANALOG/DIGITAL repeatedly until the digital input mode you want appears on the display. • Each time you press the button, the input mode changes as follows: AUTO/PCM ANALOG (Digital) DOLBY DIGITAL (Digital) (Digital) Normally select “AUTO/PCM,” so the receiver automatically detects the incoming digital signal format.
  • Page 20: Storing The Basic Settings And Adjustments - One Touch Operation

    Storing the Basic Settings and Adjustments — One Touch Operation JVC’s One Touch Operation function is used to assign and store different sound settings for each different playing source. By using this function, you do not have to change the settings every time you change the source.
  • Page 21: Receiving Radio Broadcasts

    Receiving Radio Broadcasts You can browse through all the stations or use the preset function to go immediately to a particular station. IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct position: To operate this receiver, set it to “AUDIO/TV/ VCR.”...
  • Page 22: Selecting The Fm Reception Mode

    To tune in a preset station On the front panel: 1. Turn SOURCE SELECTOR to select the band (FM or AM). The last received station of the selected band is tuned in. 2. Press TUNER PRESET. 3. Turn MULTI JOG until you find the channel you want.
  • Page 23: Using The Sea Modes

    Using the SEA Modes The SEA (Sound Effect Amplifier) modes give you control of the way your music sounds. IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct position: To operate this receiver, set it to “AUDIO/TV/ VCR.”...
  • Page 24: Using The Dsp Modes

    The 3D-PHONIC mode is the result of research on sound localization technology carried out at JVC for many years. This mode can be used when the front speakers are connected to this receiver (without respect to the rear/center speaker connection).
  • Page 25 (See page 8.) JVC Theater Surround In order to reproduce a more realistic sound field in your listening room while playing soundtracks of software encoded with Dolby...
  • Page 26: Available Dsp Modes According To The Speaker Arrangement

    Available DSP Modes According to the Speaker Arrangement Available DSP modes will vary depending on how many speakers are used with this receiver. Make sure that you have set the speaker information correctly (see page 14). Speaker arrangements Front speaker speaker Front speaker...
  • Page 27: Adjusting The 3d-phonic Modes

    IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct position: To operate this receiver, set it to “AUDIO/TV/ VCR.” Adjusting the 3D-PHONIC Modes Once you have adjusted the 3D-PHONIC modes, the adjustment is memorized for each 3D-PHONIC mode.
  • Page 28: Adjusting The Surround Modes

    3. Adjust the effect level. 1) Press BALANCE/SURROUND ADJUST repeatedly until “DSP EFFECT” appears on the display. The display changes to show the current setting. 2) Turn MULTI JOG to select the effect level. • As you turn it, the effect level changes as follows: DSP EFFECT 1 DSP EFFECT 2...
  • Page 29 Notes: • You can adjust the speaker output levels without outputting the test tone. • No test tone comes out of the center speaker when “CENTER SPK” is set to “NONE” (see page 14). • No test tone comes out of the rear speakers when “REAR SPK” is set to “NONE”...
  • Page 30 • Each time you press the button, the effect TEST TONE R level changes as follows: (Right front speaker) DSP EFFECT 1 DSP EFFECT 5 As the number increases, JVC Theater Surround becomes stronger. REAR•R TEST CNTR TONE CENTER SHARP2...
  • Page 31: Activating The Dsp Modes

    As you turn it, the effect level changes as follows: DSP EFFECT 1 BALANCE/SURROUND As the number increases, JVC Theater Surround becomes ADJUST stronger. Activating the DSP Modes You can use only one DSP mode at a time. When a DSP mode is activated, another DSP mode is canceled if in use.
  • Page 32 • Each time you press the button, the DSP modes change. (See page 24 for more details.) 2. Select and play a sound source. • To enjoy 3D-PHONIC and JVC Theater Surround, play back a software encoded with Dolby Surround and labeled with mark. DOLBY SURROUND To cancel the DSP mode Press DSP MODE repeatedly until “DSP OFF”...
  • Page 33: Using The Dvd Multi Playback Mode

    Using the DVD MULTI Playback Mode This receiver provides the DVD MULTI playback mode for reproducing the analog discrete output mode of the DVD player. Before playing back a DVD, refer also to the manual supplied with the DVD player. IMPORTANT: When using the remote control, check to see if its remote control mode selector is set to the correct...
  • Page 34 From the remote control: 1. Press DVD MULTI so that “DVD MULTI” appears on the display. Note: When you select “DVD MULTI” as the source to play, the DSP mode is canceled temporarily, and the SURROUND ON/OFF and SURROUND MODE buttons do not work. 2.
  • Page 35: Using The On-screen Menus

    Using the On-Screen Menus You can use the Menus on the TV screen to control the receiver. To use this function, you need to connect the TV to the MONITOR OUT jack on the rear panel (see page 7), and set the TV’s input mode to the proper position to which the receiver is connected.
  • Page 36: Adjusting The Front Speaker Output Balance

    Adjusting the Front Speaker Output Balance (Also see page 13) 1. Press MENU. The MAIN MENU appears on the TV. • Pressing one of the % / fi / @ / # buttons also displays the MAIN MENU. 2. Press % / fi to move to “SOUND CONTROL,”...
  • Page 37: Adjusting The Dvd Multi Playback Mode

    * “REAR R LEVEL”: Adjust the right rear speaker output level. * “CENTER TONE”: Select the center tone level. ** For JVC Theater Surround: “TEST TONE”: Output a test tone. “CENTER LEVEL”: Adjust the center speaker output level. ** “REAR L LEVEL”: Adjust the left rear speaker output...
  • Page 38: Setting The Basic Setting Items

    4. Press % / fi to move to “SEA ADJUST.” The SEA ADJUST menu appears. 5. Press % / fi / @ / # to adjust the SEA mode as you want. @ / # : Select the frequency ranges. % / fi...
  • Page 39: Storing The Preset Stations

    Storing the Preset Stations (Also see page 19) 1. Press MENU. The MAIN MENU appears on the TV. • Pressing one of the % / fi / @ / # buttons also displays the MAIN MENU. 2. Press % / fi to move to “TUNER CONTROL,”...
  • Page 40: Compu Link Remote Control System

    COMPU LINK Remote Control System The COMPU LINK remote control system allows you to operate JVC audio components through the remote sensor on the receiver. To use this remote control system, you need to connect JVC audio components through the COMPU LINK jacks (see below) in addition to the connections using cables with RCA pin plugs (see pages 5 and 6).
  • Page 41: Text Compu Link Remote Control System

    TEXT COMPU LINK Remote Control System The TEXT COMPU LINK remote control system has been newly developed to deal with the disc information recorded in the CD Text* and MDs. Using these information in the discs, you can operate the CD player or MD recorder equipped with the TEXT COMPU LINK remote control system through the receiver.
  • Page 42: Showing The Disc Information On The Tv Screen

    OPERATIONS To use this remote control system, you need to connect the TV to the MONITOR OUT jack on the rear panel (see page 7), and set the TV’s input mode to the proper position to which the receiver is connected.
  • Page 43: Searching For A Disc (only For The Cd Player)

    Searching for a Disc (Only for the CD player) Search for a disc by its performer: 1. Press TEXT DISPLAY while “CD” is selected as the source. The Disc Information screen appears on the TV. 2. Press % / fi to move to “SEARCH,”...
  • Page 44: Entering The Disc Information

    Search for a disc by its genre: 1. Press TEXT DISPLAY while “CD” is selected as the source. The Disc Information screen appears on the TV. 2. Press % / fi to move to “SEARCH,” then press SET. The DISC SEARCH screen appears.
  • Page 45 4. Repeat step 3 until you finish putting a performer name (up to 32 characters). To insert a space, press % / fi / @ / # to move , then press SET. To correct an incorrect character: 1) Press % / fi / @ / # to move to + or =, then press SET until the incorrect character is selected.
  • Page 46: Av Compu Link Remote Control System

    AV COMPU LINK Remote Control System The AV COMPU LINK remote control system allows you to operate JVC video components (TV, VCR, and DVD player) through the receiver. To use this remote control system, you need to connect the video components you want to operate, following the diagrams below and the procedure on the next page.
  • Page 47 1. If you have already plugged your VCR 1 (VCR connected to the VCR 1 jacks), DVD player, TV, and this receiver into the AC outlets, unplug their AC power cords first. 2. Connect your VCR 1, DVD player, TV, and this receiver as follows, using the cables with the monaural mini-plugs (not supplied).
  • Page 48: Operating Jvc's Audio/video Components

    Operating JVC’s Audio/Video Components You can operate JVC’s audio and video components with this receiver’s remote control, since control signals for JVC components are preset in the remote control. Operating Audio Components IMPORTANT: To operate JVC’s audio components using this remote control: •...
  • Page 49 CD player-changer After pressing CD-DISC (with the remote control mode selector set to “AUDIO/TV/VCR”), you can perform the following operations on a CD player-changer: PLAY: Starts playing. Returns to the beginning of the current (or previous) track. ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢...
  • Page 50: Operating Video Components

    COMPU LINK terminals (see page 44) in addition to the connections using cables with RCA pin plugs (see pages 6 and 7). • Some JVC VCRs can accept two types of the control signals — remote code “A” and “B.” Before using this remote control, make sure that the remote control code of the VCR connected to the VCR 1 jacks is set to code “A.”...
  • Page 51: Operating Other Manufacturers' Video Equipment

    4. Enter manufacturer’s code (two digits) using buttons 1–9, and 0. See the list below to find the code. Examples: For a JVC product, press 0, 1. 5. Release TV POWER. The following buttons can be used for operating the TV (with the remote control mode selector set to “AUDIO/TV/VCR”):...
  • Page 52 4. Enter manufacturer’s code (two digits) using buttons 1–9, and 0. See the list below to find the code. Examples: For a JVC product, press 2, 1. For an RCA, press 2, 9. 5. Release CATV/DBS POWER. After setting the remote control mode selector to “CATV/DBS,”...
  • Page 53 4. Enter manufacturer’s code (two digits) using buttons 1–9, and 0. See the list below to find the code. Examples: For a JVC product, press 0, 1. For an NEC product, press 2, 5. 5. Release VCR 1 POWER. The following button can be used for operating the VCR (with the remote control mode selector set to “AUDIO/TV/VCR”):...
  • Page 54: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Use this chart to help you solve daily operational problems. If there is any problem you cannot solve, contact your JVC service center. PROBLEM The display does not light up. No sound from speakers. Sound from one speaker only.
  • Page 55: Specifications

    Specifications Amplifier Output Power Audio Audio Input Sensitivity/Impedance (1 kHz): Audio Input (DIGITAL IN)* : *Corresponding to Linear PCM, Dolby Digital, and DTS Digital Surround (with sampling frequency — 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz). Audio Output Level: Digital output: Signal-to-Noise Ratio (’66 IHF/’78 IHF): Frequency Response (8 ) RIAA Phono Equalization:...
  • Page 56 FM tuner (IHF) Tuning Range: Usable Sensitivity: 50 dB Quieting Sensitivity: Signal-to-Noise Ratio (IHF-A weighted): Total Harmonic Distortion: Stereo Separation at REC OUT: Alternate Channel Selectivity: Frequency Response: AM tuner Tuning Range: Usable Sensitivity: Signal-to-Noise Ratio General Power Requirements: Power Consumption: Dimensions (W x H x D): 87.5 MHz to 108.0 MHz Monaural:...
  • Page 57 Sophisticated electronic products may require occasional service. Just as quality is a keyword in the engineering and production of the wide array of JVC products, service is the key to maintaining the high level of performance for which JVC is world famous. The JVC service and engineering organization stands behind our products.
  • Page 58 WHAT WE WILL DO: If this product is found to be defective, JVC will repair or replace defective parts at no charge to the original owner. Such repair and replacement services shall be rendered by JVC during normal business hours at JVC authorized service centers.
  • Page 59 VICTOR COMPANY OF JAPAN, LIMITED 0100HIMMDWJEIN...

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