Audiovox AVT 1498 CRT Television User Manual

13"
COLOR
DC OPERATION
TV/MONITOR
WITH REMOTE
CONTROL
AVT- 1498 OPERATING
SPECIALLY
DESIGNED
VAN AND AUTOMOTIVE
INSTRUCTIO
FOR THE
INOUS fHIE::.S
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S
RECOMMENDED
GUIDELINES
FOR THE USE OF A
VIDEO MONITOR/TV IN A MOTOR VEHICLE
" A VIDEO MONITOR /TV is designed
for rear passenger
installed
of tho vohicle, 01.1 of the driver's view.
in the rear seat compartment
" Installation
in any other area of the vehicle, including
viewing only. This product
may orlly be
Rllywhere within the driver's view, is illegal in
most states, provinces and countries and may lead to driver distraction resulting in an accident,
and or deatll. If you are unsure of regulations regarding this, please consult your local laws to
determine
injury
how this applies to you.
* Users should
be aware of the possible
should carefully
monitor
traffic conditions.
nOise distraction
caused
by the use of the product
the volume so as not to interfere with the driver's attelltion
and
to surrounding
EXPLANATION
OF GRAPHIC
SYMI:30LS:
The lightning frash with arrowhead
within a triangle is itltended 10 tell the
user that parts il1sido tho product
risk of electric
ale a
shock to persons.
Tho oxclamQtion poirll willlirl a Iriangle
is interlded to tellllle IJSer trial ilnpor
tant operaling
and servicing
instructions
are in th,e papers with the appliance.
WARNING;
TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT
TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
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RAad Instructions
--All the safety and operatirlg instruction
should be read before the appliance i~ operated Retain Instructions
The safety and operating instructions
should be retained tor tuture reference.
Heed Warnings
-All
warnings on the appliance and in the operating
instructions
should be
adhered to.
Follow Ins!ructions -All
operating and use inSlruc\iulls should be followed.
Cleaning --Unplug
this video producf from the DC supplying
outlet before cleaning. Do not
IJSe liquid cleaners or aerosol cleaners. Use a damp cloth for cleaning. Exception; A product
that is meant for uninterrupted
service and that for some specitic reason, such as the possibility of the loss of an authorization
code for a CATV converter, is not intended to be unpfugged
by the user for cleaning or any other purpose. may exclude in the cleaning description
other
wise required.
Attachments
-c- Do nul use attachments
not recommended
by the video product manufacturer
as they may cause hazards.
7.
Water and Moisture -Do
not use this video product near water-for example, near a bath tub,
wash bowl. kitchen sink, or laundry tub, in a we! basement. or near a swirrlming pool. and the
like.
8.
Accessories
---Do not place this video product orl an unstable cart. stand, tripod, bracket, or
table- The video product may fall, causing serious injury to a child ur adult. and serious damage to the appliance. Use only with a ~brt, stan?, tripod, bracket. or table recommended
by the
manufacturer,
or sold with the video product..Any
mounting of the appliance sholJld follow the
manufacturer's
instructions,
and should use a mounting accessory recommended
by the manu.
facturer.
9.
Ventilation
-Slots
and openings
in the cabinet are provided for ventilation,
to ensure reliable
operations
of tho vidoo product and to protect it from overheating.
These openings
must not
be blocked or covered. The openings should never be blocked by placing the video products
on a bed. sofa. rug. or other similar surface. This video product should never be placed near or
over a radiator or heat register. This video product should not be placed in a built.in installation
such as a book case or rack unless proper ventilation
is provided
or the manufacturer's
instructions have been adhered to.
10. Power Sources
This video product should be operated only from the type of power source
indicated
on the marking
label. Video products
intended
to operate from battery power, or
other sources, refer to the operating instructions.
11. Lightning -For
added protection
for this video product receiver during a lightning
storm, or
when it is left unattended
and unused for long periods of timcr, unplug il from the DC supplying outlet and disconnect
the antenna. This will prevent damage to the video product due to
lightning.
12. Overload -Do
not overload DC supplying
outlets and extension
cords as ttli~ (;arl I esull in a
risk of fire or electric shock.
13. Object and Liquid Entry -Never
push objects of any kind irlto this video product through
openings
as they may touch dangerous
voltage points or shortout parts that could result in a
fire or electric shock Never spill liquid of any kind on the video-product,
14. Servicing -Do
not attempt to service this video product yourself as opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous
voltage or other hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel,
15. Damage Requiring Service
Unplug this video product from tIle DC supplying
outlet and refer
servicing to qualified service personnel u(lder the following conditions:
a. When the power-supply
cord or adapter',s damqged.
b. If liquid
has been spilled.
or object
have fallen into the video
product.
c. If the video product
has been exposed
to rain or water.
d. If the video product does not operate normally by following the operating
instructions.
Adjust
only those controls that are covered by the operatjTJg instructions
as Qn improper
adjustment
of other controls may result in damage and will often require extensive work by a qualified technician to restore the video product to its normal operation.
e If the video product has been dropped or the cabinet
t. When the video product exhibits a distinct change
servir:e.
has been damaged.
in perforrllal1ce-lhis
indicates
a need
for
16. Replacement
Parts
When replacement
parts are required, be sure the service technician has
used replacement
parIs specified
by the manufacturer
that have the same characteristics
as
the original part. Unauthorized
substituiiot's
may result in fire, electric shock or other hazards.
17. Safety Check
ice technician
ing condition.
--Upon
completion
of any service or repairs to this video product. ask the servto perform safety checks to delermine
Ihat the video product is in proper or)eTal-
1. For your protection,
please read these instructions
completely
and comply with alt warnings
cautions and instructions plRCed on the set or described in the operating instructions
2. Electrical components
that are likely to be replaced in the field and that are critical Wittl respect to
the safety are identified on \he sc~lema\ic diagram by \hc symbol A .
3. Warning: This product includes critical mechanical and eleclrical paris which are esserltiallor
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radiation safety. For continued safety replace ~ritical components only with exact replacement parts
I given in the parts list. Operating high voltage for this product is 20.16KV at minimum brightness.
POWER SUPPLY
The AVT-1498 is designed
CAR BATTERY
for 12 Volt operation.
OPERATION
A cigarette lighter adapter cable is supplied for use in any 12 Volt, negative ground battery vehicle
Simply insert the DC plug on the end of the cabl~ into the DC POWER JACK (10) on the back uf lile TV
set. and the other end of the cable into the cigarette
lighter receptacle
now ready for operation.
of the vehicle.
(Rear of TV)
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CAUTION:
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POLARITY
OC SOURCE
8FFORE
USE
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Cigarette
Lighter
socket
of car (12V)
Remove plug from cigarette lighter receptacle when unit is not in use
The television
is
1. Front
Panel
Controls
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Q). POWER Button
.Press once to turn on TV.Press again to turn off TV.
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VOLUME Buttons
.Press VOLUME "+" to increase volume, or press VOLUME ..-" to decrease volume.
.The "+" and "-,, buttons are also used to adjust the picture. When the PICTURE display
from the screen.
These buttons once again become
the volume adjustment
(J), CHANNEL Buttons
.Press CHANNEL ..to see the next higl;1er channel in memory.
.Press CHANNEL...
to see the next lower channel in memory.
.The...
and... buttons are also used to select desired function
disappears
controls.
on the menu
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MENU Button
.Press the MENU button, the MENU display appears.
.Press ..or...
to select desired function, then press ENTER button to end the choice.
.Details about using each function are on page 11.
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ENTER Button
.To end the choice on the first menu or the second menu.
.Details about using each function are on page 11 .
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Remote Sensor
.Receives
commands from remote control.
.When using the remote control, point it toward this sensor.
(?). AUDIONIDEO
Input Jack
.Use a audio/video cable to connect thls jack tp the audio/video output from a video camera, VCR,
video game, elc.
.These jacks on the front can only be used for direct audio and video input on the "VIDEO 2" mode.
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Rear
Panel
Controls
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