MMD154
15.4" OVERHEAD LCD
VIDEO MONITOR
WITH DVD PLAYER
Owner’s Manual
Important Notice
An LCD panel and/or video monitor may be installed in a motor vehicle and visible to
the driver if the LCD panel or video monitor is used for vehicle information, system
control, rear or side observation or navigation. If the LCD panel or video monitor is
used for television reception, video or DVD play, the LCD panel or video monitor must
be installed so that these features will only function when the vehicle is in “park” or
when the vehicle’s parking brake is applied.
An LCD panel or video monitor used for television reception, video or DVD play that
operates when the vehicle is in gear or when the parking brake is not applied must be
installed to the rear of the driver’s seat where it will not be visible, directly or indirectly,
to the operator of the motor vehicle.
Warnings
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Do not use any solvents or cleaning materials when cleaning the video monitor.
Do not use any abrasive cleaners, they may scratch the screen.
Use only a lightly dampened lint free cloth to wipe the screen if it is dirty.
Lock the LCD screen in the fully closed position when not in use.
Before putting on headphones always adjust the volume setting to the lowest position.
Remember to leave the dome light switch in the off or auto positions when the
vehicle is unattended, as the dome lights, if left on, can drain the vehicle’s battery.
 Do not put pressure on the screen.
 Caution children to avoid touching or scratching the screen, as it may become dirty
or damaged.
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Congratulations on your purchase of the Movies 2 Go MMD154 drop-down
Video Monitor with DVD Player. The MMD154 has been designed to give you
and your family many years of video entertainment in the mobile environment.
Please read the directions that follow to familiarize yourself with the product
and to ensure that you obtain the best results from your equipment.
NOTE: Installation options vary, see the individual installation/owner’s
manuals for each component in your system to obtain a full understanding
of each component’s operation.
FEATURES
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MMD154
15.4.” TFT (Thin Film Transistor) Active Matrix LCD (Liquid Crystal
Display) Monitor,16:9 Aspect Ratio
OSD (On Screen Display) for Control of Picture Quality and Functions
Infrared Transmitter for Optional IR Wireless Headphones
Three Audio/ Video Source Inputs (including the Built-in DVD player)
Audio/Video Outputs
Dome Lights with Built-in Three Way Switch
Video Display ON/OFF Control (when LCD Panel is Opened and Closed)
Last Position Memory for DVD
Screen Mode Select Switch (16:9, 4:3)
Full Function Remote Control
Backlit Controls for Low Light Operation
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CONTROLS
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INDICATORS
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DIAGRAM
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MAIN FUNCTION DESCRIPTIONS
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Dome Lights – Provide additional interior illumination.
2.
Power ON/OFF Button (
3.
Menu Button – Source select DVD, AV1 and AV2.
4.
AV Source Button – Source select DVD, AV1 and AV2.
5.
(-) Button – Used to move down for Menu navigation.
6.
(+) Button – Used to move upwn for Menu navigation.
) – Turn the MMD154 ON and OFF.
7.
Dome Light Switch – Move to the ON/OFF position, then press to turn the dome light on or off.
8.
Screen Release – Press to lower the LCD screen.
9.
) – This button is used to skip the previous chapter on DVD or track on CD.
Rewind Button (
Press and hold it to fast reverse playback at 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x and 32x speeds.
10. Fast Forward Button (
) – This button is used to skip the next chapter on DVD or track on CD.
Press and hold it to fast forward layback at 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x and 32x speeds.
11. Stop Button (
) – Press once to stop playback and resume playback at the last position. Press the
button twice to fully stop playback and resume playback at the beginning of DVD.
12. Play or Pause Button (
II ) – This button is used to begin or pause playback.
13. Eject Button – This button is used to eject the disc.
14. Infrared Transmitter and Sensor – Used to transmit audio to wireless headphones. Also allows
the remote control to operate the MMD154 and to control other accessories in the system.
15. DVD disc insertion slot
16. LCD Screen Shut Off Switch – Turns off the LCD screen when the screen is in the closed
position.
17. AV 1 Input
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Remote Control Operation
6. Remove the battery if the remote is
not going to be used for a long time or
during storage. The remote control
will only operate the MMD154. It is not
a universal remote control and will not
control equipment from other
manufacturers.
Initial Use*
*When purchased the remote control
has a battery installed with a plastic insert
to prevent battery discharge. Remove the
plastic insert before attempting to use
the remote.
Battery Replacement
1. Remove the battery holder. Refer to the
drawing.
2. Insert the battery into the battery holder and
insert the battery holder into the remote. Be
sure to observe the correct polarity
3. For best results, aim the remote directly at
the remote receiver window within 10 feet,
and angles not exceeding 60 degrees.
4. The path between the remote control and
remote sensor should be free of
obstructions.
5. Under normal use the battery will last for
approximately one year.
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Operation with Remote Control
1.
POWER - Press this button to turn the MMD154 “ON” or “OFF” .
2.
SETUP - Press to access the setup menu to modify the DVD player settings.
3.
MUTE - Press to turn sound on or off.
4.
Eject (
5.
0-9 - Press to enter numbers directly such as settings or track numbers.
6.
Previous Button (
track on CD.
7.
Play or Pause Button (
8.
Audio - DVD: press to change the audio language during DVD playback. CD: press to
change the audio channel (Left, Right and Stereo) during CD playback.
9.
Arrow and ENTER Buttons - Press to navigate in a menu and change setting values.
) Button - This button is used to eject the disc.
10. Fast Reverse ( FR
32X speeds.
) - This button is used to go to the previous chapter on DVD or
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II ) - This button is used to begin or pause playback.
Button - Press to fast reverse playback at 2X, 4X, 8X, 16X and
11. Random - Press to play chapters or tracks in random order.
12. A-B - Press to repeat playback from point A to point B.
13. A/V - Press to select the video input mode among DVD-IN, AV IN 1 and AV IN 2.
14. Return - Press to return to main menu; press again to return to last playback position.
15. ANGLE - Press to select a different filming angle. This feature only works if the DVD is
recorded with multiple angles.
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Operation with Remote Control (Cont)
16. Zoom - Press to set the zoom for movie viewing.
17. Repeat - Press to repeat the track or the entire disc.
18. Title - Press to view the DVD disc’s title menu.
19. Fast Forward (
32x speeds.
FF ) Button - Press to fast forward playback at 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x and
20. Subtitle - Press to select and turn on subtitles during playback.
21. Menu - Press to view the DVD disc’s main minu; Press and hokd it to display the system menu.
22. NEXT (
) Button - Press to go to the next chapter on DVD or track on CD.
23. STOP (
) - Press to stop playback, press [PLAY] or [ENTER] button to start playing at the last
position. Press [STOP] button twice to fully stop playback. Press [PLAY] or [ENTER] button to start playing
at the beginning of DVD.
24. Display - Press to display the playvack information (such as title, chapter, track and time).
25. GoTo - Press to start playback at a sselected chapter, track or time.
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Using your DVD player
Adjusting the DVD player
To open the DVD player
1. Press Open Button to unlock the LCD panel.
OPEN BUTTON
2. Swing the DVD player downward to the desired viewing angle.
Caution
The LCD display opens to a maximum angle of 150° degrees. Do not
attempt to open it further.
150°
To close the DVD player
Swing the LCD panel upward until you hear the lock click.
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Make sure that cords and other items do not get caught in the panel when
you close it.
For your safety, be sure to close the LCD panel when not using it.
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Basic operation
Turning on the player
Press the [
] button on the remote control or on the front panel. The player turns on, and the
input source and format are displayed on the screen:
DVD-IN
NTSC
Notes:
Input source name
The system of the input source
detected automatically
1. The default is DVD-IN.
2. If the message "NO DISC" is displayed on the screen, insert Disc Media or
press SRC button to change input source.
Selecting the input source
1. After Power ON, press SRC button to switch from one mode to another.
2. The operating modes changes in the following order:
DVD-IN > AV 1> AV2> DVD-IN
Note: DVD Disc cannot be inserted if unit is not in DVD mode.
Turning off the player
Press the[
] button again; the player will be turned off.
1. If there is a disc in the player, it will continue playback from last position the
next time you turn the player on.
2. DVD Disc cannot be ejected if player is switched off or not in DVD mode.
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Playing a disc
1. If the input source isn't already set to DVD-IN, press A/V button to change the input
source to DVD-IN
2. Insert a disc to DVD into the disc slot on the right of the player. After several seconds, the
screen displays the message "loading".
3. When the DVD menu appears, press Play/Pause button or ENTER button.
To stop playback, press STOP button.
To play the previous track or chapter, press Previous button.
To play the next track or chapter, press Next button.
To pause or resume playback, press Play/Pause button.
4. Press Eject button to eject the disc from the player.
5. Press Power button to turn off the player.
Note: 1. If the DVD Playback is interrupted by switching the product OFF, when it is
switched ON again the DVD commences playback from the start of the disc.
2. If during DVD playback, the STOP button is pressed and then the PLAY button is
pressed the DVD will recommence playback from the beginning of the last
chapter played, not the last exact location played.
Muting the sound
1. Press MUTE button to mute the sound during disc playback.
2. Press MUTE button again to enable sound.
Playing DVDs
Accessing the DVD root menu
Press MENU button during the playback to display the menu.
A DVD is divided into sections called titles and chapters. When you play a DVD, a root menu of the
disc appears on the screen of your Monitor. The contents of the menu vary from disc to disc. Press
MENU during playback to display the menu again. Some DVDs only allow you to select disc playback
options using the DVD root menu.
Displaying playback information
During the playback, press DISPLAY button repeatedly to show the following:
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Changing the audio language during Playback (Multi Audio)
1. Press AUDIO button to change audio track during DVD playback. The current audio
language number, the total number of available audio channels (languages) and current
language are displayed.
2. If there are multiple languages are available, press AUDIO button again to cycle through
the available languages. The audio display disappears automatically if AUDIO button is
not pressed again within 3 seconds.
Note:
Some DVDs only allow access to this function through the DVD menu.
Turning the subtitles and changing the subtitle Language on :
1. Press SUBTITLE button to change the subtitle language you want during DVD Playback.
The current language number, the total number of the subtitle languages and current
language are displayed.
2. If multiple languages are available, press SUBTITLE button again to cycle through the
available languages.
3. To turn subtitles off, Press SUBTITLE button until "subtitle off" appears on the screen.
The subtitle display disappears automatically if SUBTITLE button is not pressed again
within 3 seconds.
Note:
Some DVDs only allow access to this function through the DVD menu.
Using Repeat Playback
To repeat a chapter, a title, or both:
During playback, press REPEAT repeatedly to cycle through the available settings:
“ Chapter---Repeats the current chapter.
“ Title---Repeats the current title.
“ All---Repeats all chapters and titles.
“ Off---Resumes normal playback
To repeat a custom segment:
1. During playback, press A-B to set the starting point "A".
2. Press A-B again to set the ending point "B". The player plays the segment between point
A and point B repeatedly.
3. To cancel the repeat playback and resume normal playback, press A-B agai again.
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Changing Viewing Angle during Playback (Multi-Angle)
To change viewing angle:
1. Press ANGLE button to cycle through available viewing Angles during DVD playback.
The current angle number and the total number of angles available appear on the
screen.
2. Press ANGLE button again to select a different angle, then press it again to exit and
return to the normal viewing angle. The Angle display disappears automatically if ANGLE
button is not pressed again within 3 seconds.
Note: Viewing angles are available for a DVD if the back of the DVD jacket contains a
multiple angles icon.
Using zoom
To zoom the image:
During disc playback, press ZOOM to switch through the available zoom settings.(2x,3x,4x,1/2x,1/3x,1/4x
and normal)
While viewing JPG/JPEG images on a disc, press ZOOM, then press FF or
FR to switch the zoom settings.
Playing audio CDs
To display playing time and the current track:
During CD playback, press DISPLAY button to display, the disc type, current time, current track number
and total number of the tracks are displayed on the screen.
To repeat a track or the entire CD:
During playback, press REPEAT repeatedly to cycle through the available settings:
“ Track---Repeats the current track.
“ All---Repeats the entire CD.
“ Off--- Resume normal playback.
To repeat a custom segment:
1. During playback, press A-B to set the starting point "A".
2. Press A-B again to set the ending point "B". The player plays the segment between point
A and point B repeatedly.
3. To cancel the repeat playback and resume normal playback, press A-B again.
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Playing MP3 CDs
MP3 is a format for storing digital audio. An audio track is compressed into the MP3 format with little loss
of audio quality, while taking up much less disc space. This player can play CD-R/RW discs that contain
music MP3 files.
When a MP3 disc is inserted into the player, the menu screen appears automatically. You can use the
menu screen to select the folders and tracks you want, or the player plays the tracks in the order they were
burned onto the disc.
To select the folders and tracks you want:
1. Press DISPLAY on the remote control. The list of files and folders opens.
2.
Press the up or down button on the remote control to select a folder from the
list, then press ENTER. The screen displays the files in the folder you selected.
3.
Press the up or down button on the remote control to select a file, then press ENTER to
play the
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4. Press the
button to move to the next file. Or press the
button to move to the previous file.
5. Press the < button to go to the previous folder or to page up, or press the > button to
page down.
To repeat a file or folder of an MP3 disc:
During MP3 playback, press the REPEAT button to cycle through the available settings:
“ Repeat single---Repeats the current file.
“ Repeat All---Repeats the contents of current folder.
“ Repeat off---Turns off repeat and resumes normal playback.
Note:
This icon in front of an item indicates it's a folder.
This icon in front of an item indicates it's an MP3 file.
System setup
Changing the picture quality
Accessing the menu
To adjust the picture, use the menu button to select the features you would like to adjust. Adjustment
selections are as follows.
1. Press and hold MENU on the remote control for more than one second. The Operation
Menu opens.
2. Press MENU repeatedly to select one of the following settings, then press the < and >
button to change the value:
The features are:
Contrast:
Brightness:
Color:
Tint:
Wide Screen:
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Adjust the contrast of the picture
Adjust the brightness of the picture
Adjust the color of the picture
Adjust the tint of the picture (it is only available in NTSC system)
Selects display Mode: Wide (16:9)/ Normal (4:3)
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Note:
In Wide mode, normal images are stretched horizontally and are displayed over
the entire screen. In Normal mode, normal images are not stretched, and
displayed without distortion.
LAC Enable:
Low angle compensation, if it is on, the picture looks very smooth
RESET:
Reset menu to default value Using the OSD menu. Press SETUP on
the remote control, the OSD menu opens.
Using the OSD menu
Press SETUP on the remote control; the OSD menu opens.
Menu
General setup page
Description
TV DISPLAY: modifies the display if it doesn't match the width to height
ratio the DVD uses. You can select from the following:
·NORMAL/PS
·NORMAL/LB
·WIDE
ANGLE MARK: Selects a different angle if the back of the DVD jacket
contains a multiple angles icon. You can select ON or OFF.
OSD LANG: Selects a language for DVD play menu. You can select
from following:
ENGLISH ·FRENCH ·SPANISH·ITALIAN
CAPTIONS: Selects the caption for DVD play. You can select ON or OFF.
SCREEN SAVER: Protects the screen if it paused about 5 minutes.
You can select ON or OFF.
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Menu
Description
Speaker setup page
DOWNMIX: Applies to Dolby digital sound. You can select from following:
·LT/RT ·STEREO
DUAL MONO: Selects the different channels of sound. You can select
from following: ·STEREO ·L-MONO ·R-MONO ·MIX-MONO
DYNAMIC: Selects the different rating level of dB. You can select from
following: ·Off ·2/8 ·4/8 ·6/8 ·FULL
Preference page
TV TYPE: Selects the TV system .You can select from following: ·AUTO
·PAL(Europe and Asia) ·NTSC (United states)
AUDIO: Selects the audio track language. You can select from following:
·ENGLISH·FRENCH·SPANISH·GERMAN·CHINESE·RUSSIAN·THAI
SUBTITLE: Selects the language of the subtitles displayed on the screen.
You can select from the following: ENGLISH· FRENCH·GERMAN
·CHINESE RUSSIAN·THAI ·OFF
DISC MENU: Selects the language of the current disc. You can select
from following: ·ENGLISH·FRENCH·SPANISH·GERMAN·CHINESE
·RUSSIAN·THAI
PARENTAL: Restricts the viewing of movies to children of appropriate
age levels only. You can select 1 to 8.
1=KID SAF (safe for children)
2=G (general audience)
3=PG (parental guidance suggested)
4=PG 13 (some material unsuitable for children under 13)
5=PGR (some material unsuitable for children under 17)
6=R (some material unsuitable for children under 17)
7=NC 17 (not recommended viewing for children under 17)
8=ADULT (default setting. Only for adults due to graphic
content. )
After you select the parental setting, press ENTER, then enter the 4-digit
password (default is 3308). Press ENTER again to confirm.
PASSWORD: Lets you change the 4-digit password using the number
keys on the remote control. The default password is 3308, but no longer
works after you change the password.
DEFAULT: Resets all settings to the factory defaults.
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Customizing DVD settings
To set the general setup page:
1. Press SETUP button on the remote control. The DVD setup menu opens.
2. Press < or > to select General setup page, then the list opens.
3. Press the ∧ or ∨ to select the desired setting item. The items include TV DISPLAY,
ANGLE MARK, OSD LANG, CAPTIONS and SCREEN SAVER.
4. Press ENTER to open the list, then press ∧ or ∨ to choose the setting values.
5. Press ENTER to confirm.
6. Press SETUP to exit the setup menu.
To set the speaker setup page:
1. Press SETUP button on the remote control. The DVD setup menu opens.
2. Press < or > to select speaker setup page, then the list opens.
3. Press ∧ or ∨ to select the desired setting item, The items include:
DOWNMIX, DUAL MONO and DYNAMIC.
4. Press ENTER to open the list, then press ∧ or ∨ to choose the setting values.
5. Press ENTER to confirm.
6. Press SETUP to exit the setup menu.
To set the preference page:
1. This setting is only available in stop mode or when no disc in the player.
2. Press SETUP button on the remote control. The DVD setup menu opens.
3. Press < or > to select preference page, then the list opens.
4. Press ∧ or ∨ to select the desired setting item. The items include TV TYPE, AUDIO,
SUBTITLE, DISC MENU, PARENTAL, PASSWORD and DEFAULT.
5. Press ENTER to open the list, then press ∧ or ∨ to choose the setting values.
6. Press ENTER to confirm.
7. Press SETUP to exit the setup menu.
Troubleshooting
If operation freezes, the screen goes black or the unit should otherwise not function properly, try turning
the unit on and off. If the unit does not respond, press the reset switch on the monitor cavity.
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Problem
Player does not play
disc
Cause
Solution
Disc inserted incorrectly
Reinsert the disc with the label
side up (facing the ceiling).
Disc format is not supported
Check the disc format.
Disc is dirty or scratched
Clean or replace the disc.
Wrong region code
Must be region 1 disc
The player suddenly
stopped working or the
screen went black
Player error
Try turning the player off and on.
If the player still doesn't respond,
press the reset button.
Player doesn't turn on
The car ignition (or ACC/
(Accessory) is off
Insert the key into the ignition
and turn it to ACC/ssory.
Condensation in the player
Wait for about one hour or until
condensation evaporates.
Disc is dirty or scratched
Clean or replace the disc .
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Picture Skips
Occasionally
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Problem
The picture on the
screen is dark.
No sound can be heard
from the IR wireless
headphones.
Cause
1.The equipment is located at
a low temperature area.
1.This is the characteristics of LCD
display in low temperature; it will
restore to normal brightness after
playing for few minutes.
2. Brightness is set too low.
2. Adjust the brightness setting.
1.Headphones are not turned on. 1.Turn on the headphones.
2.The battery in the headphone
is low.
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Solution
2.Replace or recharge the
batteries.
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Specification
Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Power Source
Operating Voltage
Display Angle
Pixel
Viewing angle (up/down/left/right)
Dome Light
Operation Temperature
Storage Temperature
Vehicle battery (DC +10V ~ +16V)
DC +14V
Vertical Adjustable: Up/Down>150°
1280 x 3 (RGB) x 800
35/15/45/45
2W
23ºF to 122ºF (-5ºC to +50ºC)
-4ºF to 140ºF (-20ºC to +60ºC)
Maintaining
Handling discs
“ To keep a disc clean, do not touch the play side (non-label side) of the disc.
“ Do not attach paper or tape to the disc.
“ Keep the disc away from direct sunlight or heat source.
“ Store the disc in a disc case after playback.
Cleaning discs
Before playback, wipe the disc outwards from the center with clean cloth.
LCD Panel Maintenance
“ Wipe off any dust gently with a soft, dry cloth.
“ The surface is easily scratched; do not rub it with hard objects.
“ Do not use any chemical solvent, cleaning agent or corrosive detergent to clean away dirt on the
surface of the screen.
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12 MONTH LIMITED WARRANTY
Applies to Movies To Go Mobile Video Products
AUDIOVOX ELECTRONICS CORP. (the Company) warrants to the original retail purchaser of this product
that should this product or any part thereof, under normal use and conditions, be proven defective in material
or workmanship within 12 months from the date of original purchase, such defect(s) will be repaired or
replaced with reconditioned product (at the Company's option) without charge for parts and repair labor.
A game controller, if supplied, is similarly warranted for ninety (90) days.
To obtain repair or replacement within the terms of this Warranty, the product is to be delivered with proof
of warranty coverage (e.g. dated bill of sale), specification of defect(s), transportation prepaid, to the
Company at the address shown below.
This Warranty does not extend to the elimination of externally generated static or noise, to correction of
antenna problems, to costs incurred for installation, removal or reinstallation of the product, or to damage
to digital memory/media devices, gaming devices, discs, speakers, accessories, or vehicle electrical
systems.
This Warranty does not apply to any product or part thereof which, in the opinion of the
Company, has suffered or been damaged through alteration, improper installation, mishandling, misuse, neglect, accident, or by removal or defacement of the factory serial number/
bar code label(s). THE EXTENT OF THE COMPANY'S LIABILITY UNDER THIS WARRANTY IS
LIMITED TO THE REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT PROVIDED ABOVE AND, IN NO EVENT, SHALL THE
COMPANY'S LIABILITY EXCEED THE PURCHASE PRICE PAID BY PURCHASER FOR THE
PRODUCT.
This Warranty is in lieu of all other express warranties or liabilities. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE
DURATION OF THIS WRITTEN WARRANTY. ANY ACTION FOR BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY
HEREUNDER INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY MUST BE BROUGHT
WITHIN A PERIOD OF 24 MONTHS FROM DATE OF ORIGINAL PURCHASE. IN NO CASE SHALL
THE COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES FOR
BREACH OF THIS OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY. No person or representative is authorized to
assume for the Company any liability other than expressed herein in connection with the sale
of this product.
Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts or the exclusion or limitation of
incidental or consequential damage so the above limitations or exclusions may not apply to you. This Warranty
gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
Audiovox Electronics Corporation, 150 Marcus Blvd., Hauppauge, New York 11788
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1-800-645-4994
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