Before Use (Continued)
Handling the unit
Shipping the unit
Use the original shipping carton and packing materials
may come in handy. For maximum protection, re-pack
the unit as it was originally packed at the factory.
Setting up the unit
The picture and sound of a nearby TV, VCR, or radio
may be affected during DVD playback. In this case,
position the unit away from the TV, VCR, or radio, or
remove the disc and turn off the unit.
Keeping the exterior surfaces clean
Do not use volatile liquids, such as insecticide spray,
near the unit. Do not leave rubber or plastic products in
contact with the unit for a long period of time. They will
leave marks on the surface.
Cleaning the unit
To clean the cabinet
Use a soft, dry cloth. If the surfaces are extremely dirty,
use a soft cloth lightly moistened with a mild detergent
solution. Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol,
benzene, or thinner, as these might damage the surface
of the unit.
To obtain a clear picture
The DVD/CD receiver is a high-tech, precision device. If
the optical pick-up lens and disc drive parts are dirty or
worn, the picture quality will be poor.
Regular inspection and maintenance are recommended
after every 1,000 hours of use. (This depends on the
For details, please contact your nearest dealer.
Notes on Discs
Do not touch the playback side of the disc.
Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints will not
get on the surface.
Do not stick paper or tape on the disc.
After playing, store the disc in its case.
Do not expose the disc to direct sunlight or sources of
heat, or leave it in a parked car exposed to direct sun-
light, as there may be a considerable temperature
increase inside the car.
Fingerprints and dust on the disc can distort the picture
or reduce sound quality. Before playing, clean the disc
with a clean cloth. Wipe the disc from the centre out-
Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol, benzene,
thinner, commercially available cleaners, or anti-static
spray intended for vinyl records.
" may appear on the TV screen during operation.
This icon means the function explained in this owner's
manual is not available on that specific DVD video disc.
About the disc symbols for instructions
A section whose title has one of the following symbol is
applicable only to the disc represented by the symbol.
DVD Video discs
DVD Audio discs
JPEG files on a disc.