Fisher-Price J6998 Baby Monitor User Manual

J6998
WARNING
PLEASE KEEP THESE INSTRUCTIONS
FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
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Important!
• For proper setup and use, please read these instructions.
• Transmitter operates on AC current.
• Receiver operates on AC current (use enclosed AC adaptor) or
three “AAA” (LR03) alkaline batteries (batteries not included).
• Adult assembly is required to install batteries (if used).
• Tool needed for battery installation: Phillips screwdriver
(not included).
• This product is not intended to be used as a medical monitor and
its use should not replace adult supervision.
• Test sound reception of receiver before first-time use and
whenever you change location of transmitter.
• To prevent entanglement:
- Never place transmitter in a cot or playpen. Keep transmitter
and receiver out of baby’s reach.
- Never use extension cords with the AC adaptor.
• Never use transmitter or receiver near water (ie.: bathtub, sink
or wet basement, etc.).
• Adults Note: Periodically examine the transmitter and the AC
adaptor for damage to the cord, housing or other parts that
may result in the risk of fire, electric shock or injury. If the
transmitter or AC adaptor is damaged, do not use the monitor (if
the transmitter is damaged) or the AC adaptor. Use batteries as the
power source in the receiver.
• Always use transmitter and receiver where there is adequate
ventilation. To prevent overheating, keep transmitter and receiver
away from heat sources such as radiators, heat registers, direct
sunlight, stoves, amplifiers, or other appliances which produce heat.
• Do not connect the transmitter or receiver (if AC adaptor is used)
to more than the recommended number of power supplies.
• The AC adaptor is not a toy.
• Disconnect the AC adaptor from the receiver before cleaning.
• Fisher-Price® does not recommend the use of two monitors in
one house.
• Always remember that you are using public airwaves when using
your monitor. Conversations, even from rooms near transmitter,
may broadcast to other nursery monitors, radios, cordless
telephones, or scanners outside your home. To protect privacy
of your home, always turn transmitter off when not in use.
• Excess dirt in transmitter microphone will hamper transmission of
sound. Clean outer surface of transmitter and receiver with a cloth
lightly dampened with a mild cleaning solution.
• Never immerse transmitter, receiver or AC adaptor.
• Product features and decoration may vary from photos.
WARNING
To prevent strangulation with
power cord, never place
transmitter within reach of child.
CAUTION
This product cannot replace
responsible adult supervision.
One (1) Year Limited Warranty
Mattel UK Limited guarantees to the original consumer purchaser
that this product will be free of defects in material and workmanship
when used under normal conditions for a period one (1) year
from the date of purchase. In the event of a defect covered by this
guarantee Mattel will repair or replace the product at its sole option.
To claim under this guarantee the original consumer purchaser
must telephone Mattel UK Limited at the number detailed below
to arrange for the return of the product to its Service Department.
Mattel UK Limited will need your name, address, contact number,
original dated sales receipt for this product and a brief explanation
of the defect. The repaired or replaced items will be returned to you
free of charge. This guarantee does not cover damage resulting from
unauthorized repair, or modification, accident, misuse or abuse of the
product and excludes any liability, other than that expressly stated
above, including but not limited to any incidental or consequential
damages. This guarantee is only valid in the UK. This guarantee does
not affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
Telephone and address for returns: Tel: 01628 500303. Mattel UK
Limited, Mattel House, Vanwall Business Park, Vanwall Road, Maidenhead,
Berkshire SL6 4UB.
0125
Great Britain: Vanwall Business Park, Maidenhead SL6 4UB.
Helpline: 01628 500303.www.service.mattel.com/uk.
Australia: Mattel Australia Pty. Ltd., 658 Church Street, Locked Bag
#870, Richmond, Victoria 3121 Australia. Consumer Advisory Service
1300 135 312.
New Zealand: 16-18 William Pickering Drive, Albany 1331, Auckland.
Asia: Mattel East Asia Ltd, Room 1106, South Tower,
World Finance Centre, Harbour City, Tsimshatsui, HK, China.
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49MHz
Hereby Mattel declares that the product is in compliance with the
essential requirements and other relevant provisions of European
Council Directives 99/5/EC, 89/336/EEC, 88/378/EEC. Suitable for
the U.K.
2
Features
Flexible Antenna
Night Light - press to
turn on a soft glow
Power Indicator
Microphone
Channel Switch
Power Button
TRANSMITTER
3
Features
Flexible
Flexible Antenna
Antenna
Clip (backside of receiver) –
Fasten to your clothes to stay
in touch with baby around
the house or yard.
Sound Lights - let you
see baby’s sounds.
Power Indicator
On/Off/Volume Dial - turns
power on. Set volume to a
comfortable level.
Channel Switch
Low Battery Indicator
Speaker
RECEIVER
4
Receiver Battery Installation (Optional)
Battery Safety Information
In exceptional circumstances, batteries may leak fluids that can cause
a chemical burn injury or ruin your product. To avoid battery leakage:
• Do not mix old and new batteries or batteries of different types:
alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable (nickel-cadmium).
• Insert batteries as indicated inside the battery compartment.
• Remove batteries during long periods of non-use. Always remove
exhausted batteries from the product. Dispose of batteries safely.
Do not dispose of this product in a fire. The batteries inside may
explode or leak.
• Never short-circuit the battery terminals.
• Use only batteries of the same or equivalent type as recommended.
• Do not charge non-rechargeable batteries.
• Remove rechargeable batteries from the product before charging.
• If removeable, rechargeable batteries are used, they are only to be
charged under adult supervision.
Battery Compartment Door
"AAA" (LR03)
1.5V x 3
• Locate battery compartment door on back of receiver.
• Loosen screw in battery compartment door with a Phillips
screwdriver. Remove battery compartment door.
• Insert three "AAA" (LR03) alkaline batteries into the
battery compartment.
• Replace battery compartment door. Tighten screw with a
Phillips screwdriver.
• Protect the environment by not disposing of this
product with household waste (2002/96/EC). Check
your local authority for recycling advice and facilities
(Europe only).
5
Testing Sound Reception
Test transmitter transmission and receiver reception each time you
change location of use.
Adjust Channel
Static
Buzzzz
Power Button
• Place transmitter in room in which you intend to use it.
• Press transmitter power button to turn power on. Power
indicator lights.
• Set transmitter channel switch to same channel as receiver.
Turn on a radio.
Low Battery Indicator
• Sound lights turn on when sound is received by the receiver.
- One or two lights for shallow sounds.
- Three or more lights for louder sounds.
• If you experience interference (buzzing or static, etc.) while using
one channel setting, switch all units to other channel. Selecting a
channel is usually a one time adjustment.
Hint:You will see all five sound lights:
- If you turn receiver power on before transmitter power. You will
also hear static noise. Turn volume down and turn transmitter
power on.
- If the receiver is too far away from the transmitter. Move the
receiver closer to the transmitter.
- If loud sounds are transmitting.
On/Off/Volume Dial
• Place the receiver in the room in which you intend to use it.
• Turn on/off/volume dial to turn power on. Power indicator lights.
Adjust receiver location for best reception.
Hint: If battery power is low, the low battery indicator lights.
Replace batteries with three, new alkaline “AAA” (LR03) batteries
or use AC adaptor for power source.
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Setup & Use
IMPORTANT! Test sound reception of this monitor before first time
use and whenever you change location of transmitter (see page 6).
Adjust Channel
• Place receiver where you will see or hear it.
• Unwrap and fully extend AC adaptor cord for best reception. Insert
AC adaptor jack into receiver socket and plug into wall outlet. Use
the AC adaptor only in a wall outlet. Do not plug the AC adaptor
into a celing outlet.
Note: To use batteries as a power source, refer to instructions on page 5.
• Rotate receiver on/off/volume dial to turn power on. Power
indicator lights. Rotate on/off/volume dial to adjust volume.
• Set transmitter channel switch to same channel as
receiver.
• Place transmitter in same room with child. Point microphone
directly toward cot or play area.
• Unwrap and fully extend power cord for best transmission. Plug
power cord into wall outlet. Use the power cord only in a wall
outlet. Do not plug the power cord into a ceiling outlet.
• Press transmitter power button to turn power on.
• Press night light on transmitter for a soft, glowing light. (Press
again to turn off night light.)
• Clip to your clothes to stay in touch with baby!
Hint: Under permitting conditions, the receiver receives sounds
up to 120 meters (400 feet) away from baby!
7
Problems & Solutions
Problem
You hear static or buzzing
Solution
Receiver is out of range of transmitter. Move receiver closer
to transmitter.
Note: Range varies depending on surrounding conditions such
as noise levels, physical obstructions and signal interference.
Transmitter power is off. Turn transmitter power on.
Channel switches are on different channels. Make sure
channel switches on both transmitter and receiver are
set to same channel.
Loose power cord connection and transmitter power is off.
Check transmitter power cord plug-to-outlet connection.
No power to wall outlet and transmitter power is off. Make
sure light switch that controls power flow to wall outlet is on.
Power is off because circuit breaker for room is off. Make sure
house fuses and circuit breakers are on.
Receiver power indicator does not light
Receiver power is off. Turn receiver power on.
Batteries in receiver are weak or dead. Replace all batteries
with three, alkaline “AAA” (LR03) batteries or use AC adaptor
as power source.
Power is off because circuit breaker for room is off. Make sure
house fuses and circuit breakers are on.
No power to wall outlet and power is off. Make sure light
switch that controls power flow to wall outlet is on.
Receiver low battery indicator lights
Transmitter power indicator does not light
Batteries in receiver are weak or dead. Replace all batteries
with three, alkaline “AAA” (LR03) batteries or use AC adaptor
as power source.
Transmitter power is off. Turn transmitter power on.
Loose power cord connection and transmitter power is off.
Check transmitter power cord plug-to-outlet connection.
No power to wall outlet and transmitter power is off. Make
sure light switch that controls power flow to wall outlet is on.
Power is off because circuit breaker for baby’s room is off.
Make sure house fuses and circuit breakers are on.
You can hear conversations or sounds from
other homes
There is signal interference due to other nursery monitors on
same channel or cordless telephone use. Change channel
switches on both transmitter and receiver to eliminate source
of interference.
Hint: If, after checking all of these solutions, you believe that your transmitter power cord or AC adaptor are
damaged, please contact Mattel.
Fisher-Price, Inc., a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., East Aurora, New York 14052, U.S.A.
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