JVC RA-P30WUW User's Manual

English
Getting Started
Supplied Accessories
After unpacking, check to be sure
that you have all the following items.
• Remote control
• AC adapter
• CR2025 (×2) lithium coin batteries
One is loaded on the remote
control at the factory.
AC plug adapter
PORTABLE AUDIO SYSTEM
RA-P31B/RA-P30W
Insulation sheet
Prepare the Remote
Control
Preparation of the Unit
Loading batteries for the Unit (The battery power supply)
• When you use the remote
control for the first time, pull
out the insulation sheet.
(Front side)
Replacing the Battery
in the Remote Control
• Insert the battery into the
remote control by matching
the polarity (+ and –)
correctly.
Insert three batteries to each compartment (six batteries total). Be sure to match the poles (+/-) correctly.
While the AC adapter is connected to the wall outlet, the unit works without batteries.
R6 (SUM-3)/AA (15F) (not supplied)
Lithium
coin battery
(CR2025)
(Rear side)
Open the battery compartment
cover by pressing the small tab.
Warning
Close the cover in the order shown by the numbers.
• Store the battery in a place where children cannot reach. If a child accidentally swallows the battery, consult a
doctor immediately.
• Do not recharge, short, disassemble or heat the battery or dispose of it in a fire. Doing any of these things may
cause the battery to give off heat, crack, or start a fire.
• Do not leave the battery with other metallic materials. Doing this may cause the battery to give off heat, crack,
or start a fire.
• When throwing away or saving the battery, wrap it in tape and insulate; otherwise, the battery may start to give
off heat, crack, or start a fire.
• Do not poke the battery with tweezers or similar tools. Doing this may cause the battery to give off heat, crack,
or start a fire.
• Dispose of battery in the proper manner, according to federal, state, and local regulations.
• The batteries (battery pack or batteries installed ) shall not be exposed to
excessive heat source such as sunshine, fire or the like.
FM wire antenna
Loading batteries for the Clock
Be sure to match the poles (+/-) correctly.
Lithium coin battery
(CR2025) (supplied) Plus terminal
Plus terminal
Side of the battery
CAUTION:
Danger of explosion if battery is incorrectly replaced.
Replace only with the same or equivalent type.
Insert the battery with pushing the plus
Close the cover in the order
terminal up to be sure the terminal
shown by the numbers.
contacts the side of the battery.
Time to change the battery
As the battery is running out, the display indication dims or the alarm may beep at the time the alarm
is not set at. Replace the battery in such cases.
Press the tab to open
the cover.
Connecting the AC adapter
INSTRUCTIONS
To a wall outlet
Plug the AC adapter
only after all connections
are completed.
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LVT1848-019A [UW]
©2008 Victor Company of Japan, Limited
Thank you for purchasing a JVC product. Please read all instructions carefully before operation, to ensure
your complete understanding and to obtain the best possible performance from the unit.
• Do not block the ventilation openings or holes.
(If the ventilation openings or holes are blocked
by a newspaper or cloth, etc., the heat may not
be able to get out.)
• Do not place any naked flame sources, such as
lighted candles, on the ppparatus.
• When discarding batteries, environmental
problems must be considered and local rules or
laws governing the disposal of these batteries
must be followed strictly.
• Do not expose this apparatus to rain, moisture,
dripping or splashing and that no objects filled
with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on
the apparatus.
Disconnect the mains plug to shut the power off
completely. When installing the apparatus ensure
that the plus is easily accessible. The switch in
any position does not disconnect the mains line.
To avoid risk of fire, and to prevent damage.
• Do not use AC adapters except for the
supplied AC adapter.
• Do not use the supplied AC adapter for
other equipment.
AC adapter (supplied)
RA-P31B: AA-R9032 / RA-P30W: AA-R9029
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Warnings, Cautions and Others
CAUTION
CAUTION:
Basic and Common Operations
Caution: Proper Ventilation
Press
To avoid risk of electric shock and fire, and to prevent damage, locate the apparatus as follows:
1. Front: No obstructions and open spacing.
2. Sides/ Top/ Back: No obstructions should be placed in the areas shown by the dimensions below.
3. 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.
Front
15cm
Side
Functions
• Light the display screen for 5 seconds when the power is
turned off.
• Temporarily stop the alarm sound when the alarm is ringing
(SNOOZE).
(see “To stop the alarm sound”)
Press
15cm
15cm
Press
10cm
[European Union Only]
Functions
• Switch on/off the SURROUND.
You can enjoy music with
spatial and deep sound in
this mode. (The mode is not
effective when the monaural is
selected.)
• While the clock or the alarm
time are set, return to the
previous item.
See “How to set the time and
use the alarm”
Functions
Turns on or off the power
Adjust the volume
Press
Functions
Adjust the volume level from 00 to a
maximum of 20.
–: Turn down the volume.
+: Turn up the volume.
Press
Functions
• Switch on/off the backlight when the
button is held down.
• Switch FM stereo/monaural when FM is
selected.
(see “Playing back from iPod” and
“Listening to FM Broadcasts”)
When the power is turned off at volume level “15”
or higher, the unit automatically sets the volume
level to “14” the next time it is turned on.
15cm
Rating label is placed on the exterior of the bottom.
15cm
Turn on or off the power
Connector plug
FM MODE/
¢
4
38
Select a source
Press
See “How to set the
time and use the alarm”
Remote control
sensor
Display Information
Sound source indicator
When adjusting the volume
When FM radio is selected
Current time/
alarm time
Date
Day of the week
Functions
Select a source
iPod → FM → AUX
iPod/FM/AUX (blinks while muted)
00 - 20
P01 - P20 (channel) /
87.50 - 108.00 MHz (frequency)
iPod (slow blinking)
When the source is set to iPod and the
alarm is set to TIMER PLAY
When the source is set to FM radio and 87.50 - 108.00 MHz ↔ P01-P20
the alarm is set to TIMER PLAY
When battery power is low
--When trying to set alarm to TIMER PLAY
while selecting AUX
Explanation of Icons
Off: current time / On: alarm time
Off: alarm off / On: alarm on / Blinking: alarm sounding (When “TIMER PLAY” is set)
SLEEP
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SURROUND starts lighting when it is switched on.
“STEREO” is displayed when an FM stereo broadcast is received.
“MONO” is displayed when the monaural is selected. (see “Listening to FM Broadcasts ”)
Current time: Blinking / Other Clock Display: Lighting
Blinks while snoozing (the alarm is paused)
Lighting when the sleep mode is selected.
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Operating on the Remote Control
SOURCE button
Switch the sound source.
SLEEP button
Set a period of time until the sleep mode is executed.
(See “To turn off the System after a certain period of time
(Sleep Timer)”).
FM MODE button
Switch FM stereo/monaural.
MUTING button
Turn off the sound. Return to original mode by pressing
again.
PRESET +/- button
Select a registered FM radio station (P01 to 20).
iPod 6 button
Play/pause the iPod.
button
Switch the backlight on/off.
4/¢ button
Fast-forward/rewind the iPod song.
Change frequencies to tune in to FM radio station.
SURR. button
Switch on/off the SURROUND.
VOLUME +/- button
You can adjust the volume level from 00 to a maximum of 20.
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2
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7
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3
8
2
9
3
10
4
4
5
6
5
7
8
9
10
Playing back from iPod
NOTES
• Point the remote control at the remote control sensor on the front panel.
• The remote control sensor is designed to receive signals from up to approximately 7 m distance when the
remote control is pointed directly. If the remote control is pointed with an angle, the distance may become
shorter.
Setting the iPod on the unit
Listening to the iPod
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1
2
3
Insert the Dock adapter supplied with the iPod to the unit.
If the Dock adapter was not supplied with your iPod, purchase the Dock adapter from Apple Inc.
For details, visit the Apple’s website.
<http://www.apple.com>
Connect the iPod to the unit.
Turn the unit power on.
Select “iPod” with the SOURCE button.
When iPod is selected as sound source, it automatically starts playback.
To turn off the System after a certain period of time (Sleep Timer)
Unit
1
Press the SLEEP button repeatedly to specify the time (in minutes) as follows:
10
2
20
30
40
50
OFF (Canceled)
60
Dock adapter
(Supplied with your iPod or
to be purchased)
Wait until the set time goes off.
• To check the time remaining before the shut-off time, press SLEEP button once.
If you press the button repeatedly, you can change the shut-off time.
• After the system is turned off with the Sleep Timer, you cannot operate any button other than the SNOOZE/
to turn off the power and then turn on the power
LIGHT button. To operate the system as usual, press
again.
Connector well
You can remove the dock
adapter with your fingernail
by using this slot.
Press
Remote control
Functions
38
Playback/Pause
Press and hold this button to switch the iPod to sleep mode.
¢
Next song / fast forward (press and hold)
4
Previous song (Press this button during playback to jump back to
the beginning of the track.) / fast rewind (press and hold)
Charging the iPod
The iPod is charged while it is set on the unit when the Unit power is on.
• Connect the AC adapter to the Unit. The iPod battery is not charged while
the Unit is operated on the battery power supply.
• The iPod is charged regardless of the sound source selected on the Unit.
• See the iPod instruction manual about charging times.
NOTES
• Sleep Timer and “ALARM-TIMER PLAY” cannot be selected at the same time. If “TIMER PLAY” is selected,
Sleep Timer will be cancelled.
• Sleep Timer and “ALARM-BUZZER” can be selected at the same time.
NOTES
How to set the time and use the alarm
5
Switch/Press
Functions
Switch the alarm on/off.
OFF: turn off the alarm (BUZZER/ TIMER PLAY).
BUZZER: alarm on (buzzer sound)
TIMER PLAY: alarm on (iPod/FM radio)
• Change the time to the alarm time while the current time is displayed.
• Switch between “ALARM 1” and “ALARM 2” while the alarm time is displayed.
• Press and hold this button to select the current time/alarm time setting mode.
Change the values for the time setting.
Selecting iPod or FM radio for the alarm sound (ALARM-TIMER PLAY)
1 Set the alarm time.
(See steps 1 to 4 of “To set the alarm (ALARM-BUZZER)”)
• Return to the previous item.
Hour → Min. → TIMER PLAY time (10 to 30) → time display
Setting the Clock
1
2
3
Press and hold the SET button. → The year display starts flashing.
While flashing, set each item with the DOWN/UP buttons.
Press the SET button.
• When the SET button is pressed, the flashing items will change in the following order.
• You can set the duration of time between timer-on and timer-off from 10 minutes to 30 minutes in TIMER
PLAY time.
2 If the power is off, turn the unit power on.
3 Confirm that you can hear the iPod or FM radio.
• Set to an appropriate volume.
of the set alarm starts lighting and the selected source is
4 Switch the ALARM switch to “TIMER PLAY”.
blinking on the display.
Year → Month → Day → 12/24-hour time → Hour → Min. → time display
CAUTION:
• “AUX” cannot be selected as a source. Select another source.
• The “TIMER PLAY” does not work when the Unit power is turned off.
• The time is set when switching to time display from Minutes.
NOTES
• The time can be set both when the power is on and off.
• To modify the setting, start again from step 1.
Stopping alarm sound
To pause the alarm (snooze)
Setting the alarm (ALARM-BUZZER)
1
2
3
Switch the ALARM switch to “BUZZER”.
•
of the set alarm starts lighting on the display.
• To check the set time, switch the display to alarm time (ALARM 1/ALARM 2) by pressing the SET button.
• The buzzer sounds for three minutes.
• If the set time of “ALARM1” laps over that of ”ALARM2”, the buzzer of the earlier set alarm stops when the
latter one starts sounding.
Press the SET button to select “ALARM 1” or “ALARM 2”. → The selected icon starts lighting.
starts flashing.
Press and hold the SET button. → “ON” or “OFF” and
starts lighting and the time
Use the DOWN/UP button to select “ON” and press the SET button. →
display starts flashing.
• When “OFF” is selected,
goes off and the alarm setting is disabled. The display returns to the current
time.
• To separate “ALARM 1” and “ALARM 2”, set to on/off for each.
4 While flashing, set each item with the DOWN/UP button.
• When the SET button is pressed, the flashing items will change in the following order.
38
Deleting the alarm settings
Press the SET button to select the ALARM you want to delete.
starts flashing.
Press and hold the SET button. → “ON” or “OFF” and
Use the DOWN/UP button to select “OFF” and press the SET button.
• The alarm setting is deleted.
Listening to FM radio
Connecting other equipment
Listening to external devices
Connect an external device to the AUX jack on the rear of the unit using a stereo mini plug cord (not supplied) .
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2
3
4
To audio output such as CD/
MD/digital audio player, etc.
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Troubleshooting
If you are having a problem with your System, check this list for a possible solution before calling for service.
In These Cases
Power does not come on.
Cannot operate iPod.
Stretch out the wire antenna located on the rear of the unit before using.
iPod cannot be charged.
1
2
3
Turn the Unit power on.
Select “FM” with the SOURCE button.
Select a station with the 4/¢ button.
Presetting Stations
1
2
3
Select “FM” with the SOURCE button, and switch to channel display with 38 button.
Use the 4/¢ button to select the channel number (P01 to P20) to be registered.
Press and hold the 38 button. → The channel number starts flashing.
4
Use the 4/¢ button to select the frequency (87.50 MHz to 108.00 MHz) of the station that you wish to
register.
Press the 38 button → The selected frequency will be registered.
Channel display
• To register a channel, press and hold this button. (see “Presetting
Stations”)
Turn the unit power on.
Select “AUX” with the SOURCE button.
Start playback on the external device.
Adjust the volume.
• Always set volume to the minimum level when connecting or disconnecting the other equipment.
Functions
Frequency display
¢
4
Select a channel from P01 to P20.
(The unit button can be used when channel display is selected.)
5
¢
4
Change frequencies to tune in to FM radio station. (The unit button
can be used when frequency display is selected.)
• Press and hold to search broadcast stations automatically. The
search is finished when the signal is received. Press again while
searching to quit search.
• To confirm registration, select the registered channel number (P01 to P20), and press 38 button to display
frequency.
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Playing back from other equipment
No longer works.
Cannot set the iPod.
Switch FM stereo/monaural.
When there is too much static in an FM stereo broadcast, you can
reduce the static by switching to monaural reception. Press again
to switch back to stereo reception.
If the broadcast is not FM stereo, the sound becomes monaural,
even if FM stereo is selected.
• Switch channel display / frequency display. Channel display is
automatically switched to frequency display after approx. 3 seconds.
FM MODE/
iPod touch 8GB/16GB
iPod classic 80GB/160GB
iPod video (5th Generation) 30GB/60GB/80GB
iPod photo (4th Greneration) 20GB/30GB/40GB/60GB
iPod nano (3rd Generation) 4GB/8GB
iPod nano (2nd Generation) 2GB/4GB/8GB
iPod nano 1GB/2GB/4GB
iPod mini (2nd Generation) 4GB/6GB
iPod mini 4GB
• Switch the ALARM switch to “OFF”.
Listening to FM Broadcasts
Unit
iPod Compatibility Chart
NOTE
To stop the alarm (BUZZER/ TIMER PLAY)
• It is not necessary to set the “TIMER PLAY” time at this point.
Press
Remote control
Connect the iPod to the connector plug of the unit.
• The connector plug is protected with a cover when it is first purchased. Please remove the cover before
operating the unit.
• When the iPod is not connected, insert the terminal cover. This prevents dust from entering and possibly
damaging the unit.
• Always set volume to the minimum level when connecting or disconnecting iPod.
• When you connect your iPod to the unit, make sure you insert it all the way.
• When disconnecting the iPod, make sure that the System is turned off.
Press the SNOOZE/LIGHT button while the alarm in sounding, when the alarm is set with either “ALARMBUZZER” or “ALARM-TIMER PLAY”.
The alarm sound is temporarily stopped, and started again 5 minutes later. You can repeat this up to 10
times.
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2
3
Hour → Min. → TIMER PLAY time (10 to 30) → time display
2
• This unit can only play the iPod audio.
You can use the iPod video function and hear the audio but cannot play the video.
• Do not carry the System with iPod connected. You might drop it down or it might cause damages to the
connector part.
• Do not touch or hit the iPod terminal pins or the connector pins directly. It might cause damages to the
connector part.
• If the iPod does not play correctly, please update your iPod software to the latest version. - For details about
updating your iPod, check on the Apple web site <http://www.apple.com>.
• iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
• JVC is not responsible for any loss of or damage to iPod that might result from the use of this product.
• Sound distortion may occur when playing back audio sources with high recording levels. When distortion
occurs, it is recommended to turn off the equalizer of the iPod. For information on operating the iPod, see
the iPod instruction manual.
• If you do not turn on the power of this unit and only connect the iPod to this unit, power may be supplied to
the iPod.
Check the following points
• AC adapter is not inserted securely. Plug in securely.
• The batteries are exhausted.
Press the RESET button (see “Resetting the unit”).
• Is the Dock adapter properly mounted on the unit? Make sure to mount the
Dock adapter properly.
• Is the iPod firmly connected to the connector plug of the unit?
• Is the iPod properly functioning? Test the iPod functions in stand alone
condition.
• Is the iPod firmly connected to the connector plug of the unit?
• Is the AC adapter connected? The iPod cannot be charged while the Unit is
operated on batteries.
The FM antenna is not properly extended and positioned.
Specifications
Model
Type
Amplifier
Input Sensitivity/ Impedance
Tuner
Speaker
Input Terminal
iPod connecter
RA-P31B/RA-P30W
Portable audio system
Power Output
4Wx2
1 kHz 10 % THD, 6 Ω
AUX Input
250 mV/47 kΩ
Band
FM
Tuning Range
87.50 MHz - 108.00 MHz
Frequency Step
100 kHz
Preset Stations
20
1 way full range, diameter 50 mm x 2
External DC IN (for AC adapter)
AUX IN (mini jack)
500 mA
Output Power : DC 5 V
DC 9 V
1.5 A (EXTERNAL DC IN)
(SIZE R6, AA BATTERY OR EQUIVALENT x 6)
DC 9 V
(CR2025, for the clock)
DC 3 V
Input : AC 110-240 V , 50/60 Hz 0.5A
1.5 A
Output : DC 9 V
(W) 322 mm x (H) 72 mm x (D) 85 mm
0.7 kg
See Supplied Accessories
Hard to listen to broadcasts
because of noise.
Unable to operate the System • The path between the remote control and the remote sensor on the System is
from the remote control.
blocked.
• The batteries are exhausted.
When the volume level is
The unit’s battery runs low (The “---” (Low battery) appears on the display).
manually set higher than “08”, Replace the batteries with new ones.
the unit automatically lowers
the level to “08”.
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Weight (Without batteries)
Accessory
Resetting the unit
Specifications and appearance are subject to change without prior notice.
If “Troubleshooting” does not eliminate malfunctioning (failure to operate or display
properly, etc.), press the RESET button on the rear of the unit with something having
a sharp point, while the unit is turned on. After pressing RESET button, unplug the
AC adapter and wait a while before plugging it again.
• When using RESET button, make sure the lithium coin battery is loaded.
• While resetting the unit, the clock is also reset. Adjust the clock after resetting
the unit.
Power Source
AC adapter
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