LG | CM2540DAB | LG CM2540DAB Owner’s Manual

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OWNER’S MANUAL
Micro Hi-Fi
System
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
CM2540DAB
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Safety Information
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CAUTION
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RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK
DO NOT OPEN
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO
USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING
TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
This lightning flash with arrowhead
symbol within an equilateral triangle
is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated dangerous
voltage within the product’s
enclosure that may be of sufficient magnitude to
constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
The exclamation point within an
equilateral triangle is intended
to alert the user to the presence
of important operating and
maintenance (servicing)
instructions in the literature accompanying the
product.
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK
HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT TO RAIN
OR MOISTURE.
WARNING: Do not install this equipment in a
confined space such as a book case or similar unit.
CAUTION: Do not block any ventilation openings.
Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s
instructions.
Slots and openings in the cabinet are provided for
ventilation and to ensure reliable operation of the
product and to protect it from over heating. The
openings shall be never be blocked by placing
the product on a bed, sofa, rug or other similar
surface. This product shall not be placed in a builtin installation such as a bookcase or rack unless
proper ventilation is provided or the manufacturer’s
instruction has been adhered to.
CAUTION: This product employs a Laser System.
To ensure proper use of this product, please read
this owner’s manual carefully and retain it for future
reference. Shall the unit require maintenance,
contact an authorized service center.
Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of
procedures other than those specified herein may
result in hazardous radiation exposure.
To prevent direct exposure to laser beam, do not
try to open the enclosure.
CAUTION concerning the Power Cord
Most appliances recommend they be placed upon
a dedicated circuit;
That is, a single outlet circuit which powers only
that appliance and has no additional outlets or
branch circuits. Check the specification page of this
owner’s manual to be certain. Do not overload wall
outlets. Overloaded wall outlets, loose or damaged
wall outlets, extension cords, frayed power cords, or
damaged or cracked wire insulation are dangerous.
Any of these conditions could result in electric
shock or fire. Periodically examine the cord of your
appliance, and if its appearance indicates damage
or deterioration, unplug it, discontinue use of the
appliance, and have the cord replaced with an
exact replacement part by an authorized service
center. Protect the power cord from physical or
mechanical abuse, such as being twisted, kinked,
pinched, closed in a door, or walked upon. Pay
particular attention to plugs, wall outlets, and
the point where the cord exits the appliance. To
disconnect power from the mains, pull out the
mains cord plug. When installing the product,
ensure that the plug is easily accessible.
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This device is equipped with a portable battery or
accumulator.
CAUTION: The apparatus shall not be exposed to
water (dripping or splashing) and no objects filled
with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the
apparatus.
Disposal of your old appliance
Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators
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Pb
1. T his symbol may be combined with chemical
symbols for mercury(Hg), cadmium(Cd) or
lead(Pb) if the battery Contains more that
0.0005% of mercury,0.002% of cadmium or
0.004% of lead.
2. All batteries/accumulators should be disposed
separately from the municipal waste stream via
designated collection facilities appointed by the
government or the local authorities.
3. The correct disposal of Your old batteries/
accumulators will help to prevent potential
negative consequences for the environment,
animal and human health.
4. For more detailed information about disposal of
Your old batteries/accumulators, please contact
Your city office, waste disposal service or the
shop where You purchased the product.
1.All electrical and electronic products should
be disposed of separately from the municipal
waste stream via designated collection facilities
appointed by the government or the local
authorities.
2.The correct disposal of your old appliance will
help prevent potential negative consequences
for the environment and human health.
3.For more detailed information about disposal
of your old appliance, please contact your city
office, waste disposal service or the shop where
you purchased the product.
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Safety way to remove the battery or the
battery from the equipment: Remove the
old battery or battery pack, follow the steps
in reverse order than the assembly. To prevent
contamination of the environment and bring on
possible threat to human and animal health, the
old battery or the battery put it in the appropriate
container at designated collection points. Do
not dispose of batteries or battery together with
other waste. It is recommended that you use
local, free reimbursement systems batteries and
accumulators. The battery shall not be exposed to
excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or the like.
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For Wireless product European Union Notice
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LG Electronics hereby declares that this/these
product(s) is/are in compliance with the essential
requirements and other relevant provisions of
Directive 1999/5/EC, 2004/108/EC, 2006/95/EC,
2009/125/EC and 2011/65/EU.
Please contact to the following address for
obtaining a copy of the DoC (Declaration of
Conformity).
Contact office for compliance of this product:
LG Electronics Inc.
EU Representative, Krijgsman 1,
1186 DM Amstelveen, The Netherlands
yy Please note that this is NOT a Customer
Service contact point. For Customer Service
Information, see Warranty Card or contact the
dealer that you purchased this product.
In door use only.
RF Radiation Exposure Statement
This equipment should be installed and operated
with minimum distance 20cm between the
radiator and your body.
POWER: This unit operates on a mains supply of
200-240V~, 50/60Hz.
Wiring: This unit is supplied with a BS 1363
approved main plug. When replacing the fuse,
always use of the same rating approved to BS
1362. Never use this plug with the fuse cover
omitted. To obtain a replacement fuse cover
contact your dealer. If the type of plug supplied
is not suitable for the mains sockets in your
home, then the plug should be removed and
a suitable type fitted. Please refer to the wiring
instructions below:
Warning: A mains plug removed from the mains
lead of this unit must be destroyed. A mains plug
with bared wires is hazardous if inserted in a
mains socket. Do not connect either wire to the
earth pin, marked with the letter E or with the
earth symbol or coloured green or green and
yellow. If any other plug is fitted, use same rating
of fuse in the plug.
Important: The wires in this mains lead are
coloured in accordance with the following codes:
- BLUE: NEUTRAL, BROWN: LIVE - As the colours
of the wires in the mains lead of this unit may
not correspond with the coloured marking
identifying the terminals in your plug, proceed
as follows: The wire which is coloured blue must
be connected to the terminal which is marked
with the letter N or coloured black. The wire
which is coloured brown must be connected to
the terminal which is marked with the letter L or
coloured red.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
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Getting Started
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Safety Information
Unique Features
– Smart Awake Lighting
– USB Direct Recording
– Radio
– Portable In
– Made for iPhone/iPod or Android
device
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– LG Bluetooth Remote
6Accessories
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Playable file Requirement
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– Music file requirement
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– Compatible USB Devices
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– USB device requirement
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Remote control
10 Front panel
11 Rear panel
2Operating
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– AC Power Cord Connection
Basic Operations
– iPhone/iPod Operation
– Android device Operation
– USB / CD Operation
– Selecting a folder
– Deleting an MP3/WMA/FLAC file
– Listening to music from your portable
device
– Listening to music with your
headphones
Radio Operations
– Listening to the radio
– Presetting the Radio Stations
– Deleting all the saved stations
– Improving poor FM reception
– Seeing information about a Radio
station
– Listening to the DAB
– Aligning the service names
– DAB scan
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– Deleting all of the saved DAB scan
stations
Other Operation
– Programmed Playback
– Displaying file information (ID3 TAG)
– Resume playback
– Turn off the sound temporarily
Sound adjustment
– Setting the sound mode
Setting the Clock
– Setting the alarm
– Smart Awake Lighting
– Sleep Timer Setting
– Dimmer
– Auto Power Down
Advanced Operation
– Recording on USB
– To select recording bit rate and speed
Using a Bluetooth wireless technology
– Listening to music stored on the
Bluetooth devices
Using LG Bluetooth Remote app
3Troubleshooting
28Troubleshooting
4Appendix
29Specifications
30Maintenance
30 – Notes on Discs
30 – Handling the Unit
30 Trademarks and Licenses
5Warranty
31Warranty
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Unique Features
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Smart Awake Lighting
Accessories
Please check and identify the supplied accessories.
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The light of unit is gradually brighter on 30 seconds
before the set alarm time.
USB Direct Recording
Records music to your USB device.
Batteries (2)
Radio
Listens to the radio.
Portable In
Listens to music from your portable device. (mp3/
wma, Notebook, etc)
Made for iPhone/iPod or
Android device
Enjoys music from iPhone/iPod or Android device
with simple connection.
LG Bluetooth Remote
You can control this unit with your iPod touch/
iPhone or Android device via Bluetooth. This unit
and your device must be paired for Bluetooth.
Visit “Apple App Store” or “Google Android Market
(Google Play Store)” For detailed information, refer
to page 26-27.
Power cord (1)
Remote Control (1)
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Playable file
Requirement
Compatible USB Devices
Music file requirement
yy T he USB function of this unit does not support
all USB devices.
yy S ampling frequency :
MP3 : within 8 to 48 kHz
WMA : within 8 to 48 kHz
FLAC : within 8 to 96 kHz(USB),
within 8 to 48 kHz(CD)
yy MP3 Player : Flash type MP3 player.
SB Flash Drive :
yy U
Devices that support USB2.0 or USB1.1.
USB device requirement
evices which require additional program
yy D
installation when you have connected it to a
computer, are not supported.
yy Do not extract the USB device while in operation.
it rate : within 8 to 320 kbps (MP3),
yy B
40 to 192 kbps (WMA)
yy F or a large capacity USB, it may take longer than
a few minutes to be searched.
yy Maximum files : Under 999
yy To prevent data loss, back up all data.
yy File extensions : “.mp3”/ “.wma”/”.flac”
yy If you use a USB extension cable or USB hub, the
USB device is not recognized.
yy CD-ROM file format : ISO9660/ JOLIET
yy Support channel(FLAC) : Up to 2 channel
yy Support output bit/sample (FLAC) : 16bit
yy bps(FLAC) : Up to 2.5Mbps
The DTS is not supported. In case of DTS audio
format, audio is not output.
You have to set the disc format option to [Mastered]
in order to make the discs compatible with the LG
players when formatting rewritable discs. When
setting the option to Live File System, you cannot
use it on LG players. (Mastered/ Live File System :
Disc format system for Windows Vista)
sing NTFS file system is not supported. (Only
yy U
FAT(16/ 32) file system is supported.)
yy T his unit is not supported when the total
number of files is 1000 or more.
yy E xternal HDD, Card readers, Locked devices, or
hard type USB devices, mobile phone are not
supported.
SB port of the unit cannot be connected to PC.
yy U
The unit cannot be used as a storage device.
yy Some USB may not work with this unit.
yy In power on state, you can charge your iPhone/
iPod/Android device via USB port. (This is
available when you selects USB function.)
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MP3/ WMA/FLAC file compatibility with this unit is
limited as follows :
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Remote control
• • • • • • • • • • • • • • a• • • • • • • • • • • • • • 1 (POWER): Switches the unit ON or OFF.
B (OPEN/CLOSE) : Ejects the disc from slot loader.
PRESET.FOLDER W/S :
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-- Searches for a folder of mp3/wma files. When
a CD/USB containing mp3/wma files in several
folders is being played, press PRESET.FOLDER
W/S to select the folder you want to play.
-- Chooses a preset number for a radio station.
FUNCTION : Selects the function and input source.
@ : Mutes the sound.
VOL ( o / p) : Adjusts speaker volume.
• • • • • • • • • • • • • • b• • • • • • • • • • • • • • PROGRAM/MEMORY :
-- Stores radio stations.
ALARM
*
LIGHTING
SET/RDS
DAB INFO.
PTY
SORT/SCAN
-- Creates a playlist you want to listen to.
SOUND EFFECT : Chooses sound impressions.
INFO : Sees information about your music. mp3/
wma files often come with ID3 tags. The tag gives
the Title, Artist, Album or Time information.
REPEAT (MENU) :
-- Listens to your tracks/files repeatedly or
randomly.
Replacement of battery
-- Move to the previous menu on iPod mode.
TUN.(-/+) :
-- Selects the radio stations.
-- Selects a DAB display mode.
C/V (SKIP/SEARCH):
-- Skips Fast backward or Forward.
(R0
3)
(R03)
-- Searches for a section within a track/file.
Z ENTER :
-- Stops playback or recording.
-- Choose an item on iPod mode.
Remove the battery cover on the rear of the
Remote Control, and insert two (size AAA) batteries
with 4 and 5 matched correctly
d/M (PLAY/PAUSE) :
-- Starts or pauses playback.
-- Selects STEREO/MONO.
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• • • • • • • • • • • • • • c• • • • • • • • • • • • • • SLEEP : Sets the system to turn off automatically at
a specified time. (Dimmer : The display window will
be darkened by half.)
DELETE : Deletes MP3/WMA/FLAC files.
CLOCK : Sets a clock and checks a time.
ALARM: Uses your player as an alarm clock.
SET/RDS :
-- RDS (Radio Data System).
-- Confirms the clock and the alarm setting.
DAB INFO :
-- DAB radio type.
-- Changes the display information of DAB channel.
? : The button is not available for any function.
LIGHTING : Selects a LIGHTING ON / OFF mode of
unit.
PTY : Searches radio stations by radio type.
SORT/SCAN :
-- Searches radio stations by radio type.
-- Aligns the service names DAB band scanning.
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USB REC : USB direct recording.
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Front panel
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b
c
a1/!
b Display window
- Switches the unit ON or OFF.
- When you turn on the device, the bottom of
the device is turned on the lights.
cDisc slot
Loads a disc.
- The light will remain while the device is turned
on.
F
Selects the function and input source.
Y/U
- Skips Fast backward or Forward.
>>Caution
Precautions in using the touch buttons
yy Use the touch buttons with clean and dry
hands.
- In a humid environment, wipe out any
moisture on the touch buttons before
using.
TUNNING - / +
Selects the radio stations.
yy Do not press the touch buttons hard to
make it work.
- If you apply too much strength, it can
damage the sensor of the touch buttons.
T
Starts and pauses playback.
yy Touch the button that you want to work in
order to operate the function correctly.
I
yy Be careful not to have any conductive
material such as metallic object on the
touch buttons. It can cause malfunctions.
- Searches for a section within a track/file.
Stops playback or cancels DELETE function.
R
Inserts or ejects a disc from a slot loader.
p/o
Adjusts volume level.
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Rear panel
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b
aPORT. IN
Listens to music from your portable device.
Listens to music with your headphone. (3.5 mm)
DAB / FM ANT.
Connects the DAB/FM wired antenna.
(USB Port)
- Plays and records the audio files by connecting
the USB device.
- Plays the audio files using your USB cable for
iPhone/iPod and Android.
bPOWER IN
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DAB
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AC Power Cord Connection
1. Connect one end of the AC power cord
(included) to the POWER IN socket.
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2. Plug the Power cord into the wall outlet.
Basic Operations
When you selects USB function, you can see
messages as follows;
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Message
Cause
DAB
CHARGE
Your device is not supported by
AOA 2.0(Only charging)
Number of
This unit recognizes your USB.
files
IPOD
ANDROID
,,Note
Unplug the AC power cord from the wall
outlet if you do not to use for an extended
period of time.
NO USB
This unit recognizes your iOS device
as an known device.
This unit recognizes your Android
device supported by AOA 2.0 as
known device.
Any device is not connected to USB
port.
This unit recognizes your Android
device as an unknown device.
,,Note
Depending on the type of device, Message will
appear in other way.
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iPhone/iPod Operation
You can enjoy the sound with your iPhone/iPod.
For details about iPhone/iPod, refer to
To
Pauses or
restart
Do this
Press d/M on the remote control
or Ton the unit.
Press C/V on the remote
control or Y/U on the unit
to skip the track/file in stop status.
Skipping to
the next/
previous
track/ file
During playback, press V on the
remote control or U on the unit
to go to the next track/file.
the iPhone/iPod User Guide.
1. Connect iPhone/iPod to the USB port by using
the iPhone/iPod’s cable.
DAB
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2.Press FUNCTION on the remote control or F on
the unit to select USB function.
3. If your unit is connected firmly, ‘IPOD’ will appear
in the display window.
You can operate your iPod device through
an iPod device’s display by using the remote
control and controlling your iPod device.
Move to the
Press REPEAT (MENU) on the
previous
remote control.
menu
Move to the Press PRESET.FOLDER W/S on
desired item the remote control.
Chooses a
item
Press Z ENTER on the remote
control or I on the unit.
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Playing after 3 seconds, press C
on the remote control or twice
Y on the unit to go to the
beginning of the track/file.
Press and hold C/V on the
Searching
remote control or Y/U on
for a section
the unit during playback and
within a track/
release it at the point you want to
file
listen to.
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Compatible iPhone/iPod
The unit supports the models as follows.
iPod touch (3rd and 5th generation)
iPod nano (4rd and 7th generation)
iPhone 5S
iPhone 5C
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iPhone 5
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iPhone 4S
iPhone 4
iPhone 3GS
Depending on your iPhone/iPod’s software version,
you may not control your iPhone/iPod from the
unit.
iPhone, iPod nano, and iPod touch are trademarks
of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other
countries. Lightning is a trademark of Apple Inc.
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yy An Error can occur as per below conditions.
- Your iPhone/iPod is not connected firmly.
- This unit recognizes your iPhone/iPod as
an unknown device.
- Your iPhone/iPod is exceptionally low in
power.
d The battery needs to be charged.
dIf you charge the battery while iPhone/
iPod is extremely low in power, it may take
longer to be charged.
yy When you disconnect your iPhone/iPod
during playback, the playback pauses.
yy When your iPhone/iPod is connected, you
cannot control the volume button of your
iPhone/iPod.
yy You may not control your iPhone/iPod from
this unit due to malfunction of iPhone/iPod.
yy Depending on your iPhone/iPod’s software
version, it may not be possible to control
your iPhone/iPod from this unit. We
recommend installing the latest software
version.
yy If you have a problem with your iPhone/
iPod, please visit www.apple.com/support.
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Android device Operation
You can enjoy the sound from your Android device
through USB port. For details about Android device,
refer to the Android device User Guide.
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1. Connect Android device to the USB port by
using the Android device’s cable.
DAB
To stream audio from your Android device through
this unit, you need :
yy With Android operation system : Ver 4.1(or later)
and AOA 2.0 (or later)
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yy With a micro USB cable
yy This unit may not compatible with the
device that does not support the *AOA
(Android Open Accessory) 2.0 version.
It is possible that certain devices may not
support or be compliant with the AOA2.0
USB audio standard, resulting in the device
freezing or rebooting after being connected
and detached from the speaker system.
If you experience this problem, please
contact your device manufacturer. Your
device may need to be updated with the
latest Jellybean software and or the correct
AOA2.0 USB audio standard.
*About AOA (Android Open Accessory) 2.0
version ;
Audio output from Android device to
the Accessory and HID (Human Interface
Device)
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2.Press FUNCTION on the remote control or F on
the unit to select USB function.
3. If your unit is connected firmly, ‘ANDROID’ will
appear in the display window.
You can operate your Android device through
an Android device’s display by using the remote
control and controlling your Android device.
To
Play
Pause
yy You are recommended to remove the case
for your Android device (Ver4.1 or later)
before you connect your Android device to
USB port using a cable.
Skip
Do this
Press T.
During playback, pressT.
During playback, press Y/
U to go to the next file or to
return to the beginning of the
current file.
During playback, press Y
twice briefly to step back to the
previous file.
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,,Note
yy If the connection has an error, check these
problems as follows;
-- Your Android device is not connected firmly.
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-- This unit recognizes your Android device as
an unknown device.
-- Your Android device is not booted.
-- Check the setting of USB connection type
on your Android device.
yy In case of no sound from this unit, adjust
the volume of your Android device.
USB / CD Operation
USB Connection
Connect the USB port of USB Memory (or mp3/
wma player, etc.) to the USB port on the unit.
DAB
yy The charging time may vary depending on
your Android device.
yy Some Android devices may not be charged.
yy You may not control your Android device
from this unit due to malfunction of Android
device.
yy Depending on your Android device’s
software version, it may not be possible
to control your Android device from this
unit. We recommend installing the latest
software version.
yy If your Android device does not support
AOA (Android Open Accessory) 2.0 version,
this unit can only charge your Android
device even though Android device has OS
4.1 (or later).
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Removing the USB Device from the unit.
1. Choose a different function/mode or
press Z ENTER on the remote control
or I on the unit.
2. Remove the USB device from the unit.
>>Caution
yy Do not extract the USB device during
operation. (play, delete, etc.)
yy Regular back up is recommended to
prevent data loss.
yy The delete function may not be supported
according to the USB state. (lock, etc.)
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Insert CD
USB / CD to use
1. Insert a disc in the disc slot with the label side
upward.
To
2. Select the CD function by pressing FUNCTION
on the remote control or F on the unit.
Stop
3. Select a track/file you want to play by pressing
C/V on the remote control.
Playback
Pause
Do this
Press Z ENTER on the remote
control or I on the unit.
Press d/M on the remote control
or T on the unit.
During playback, Press d/M on the
remote control or T on the unit.
Press C/V on the remote
control or Y/U on the unit to
skip the track/file in stop status.
During playback, press V on the
remote control or U on the unit
Skipping to to go to the next track/file.
the next/ Playing less than 2 seconds, press
previous C on the remote control or Y
track/ file on the unit to go to the previous
track/file.
During playing the music within 3
seconds, press twice C on the
remote control or twice Yon the
unit to the previous track/file.
Press and hold C/V on the
Searching
remote control or Y/U on
for a section
the unit during playback and
within a track/
release it at the point you want to
file
listen to.
Press REPEAT(MENU) on the
remote control repeatedly, the
Playing
display window will be changed in
repeatedly or the following order,
randomly RPT1 -> RPT DIR (only MP3/ WMA)
-> RPT ALL -> RANDOM -> OFF
* DIR : Directory
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,,Note
Music CDs or CD-R/CD-RW in music CD format
can be only played.(12 cm disc)
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Selecting a folder
1. In stop status,press PRESET.FOLDER W/S on
the remote control repeatedly until a desired
folder appears.
2.Press d/M to play it. The first file of folder will be
played. (During playback, if you select a folder
you want, this step is not necessary.)
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Operating
yy CD / USB Folders/Files are recognized as
below.
Directory
*ROOT
File
File_03
Deleting an MP3/WMA/FLAC
file
You can delete file, folder or format by pressing
DELETE. This function is supported only in stop
status. (USB only)
1. -Select the file you want to delete and press
DELETE.
-Select the folder you want to delete by
pressing PRESET.FOLDER W/S. Then press
DELETE.
-Press and hold DELETE to format the USB
device.
Or
Press DELETE repeatedly during selecting the
MP3/WMA file.
File_04
The display changes in the following order.
File_05
File_06
File_07
File_08
File_09
File_10
File_01
File_02
yy Files and folders will be presented in order
recorded and may be presented differently
according to the record circumstances.
yy *ROOT : the first screen you can see when a
computer recognize the USB is “ROOT”
yy Folders will be presented as the following
order;
FAT(USB) / CD : FILE_01 -> FILE_02 ->
FILE_03 -> FILE_04 -> FILE_05 -> FILE_06 ->
FILE_07 -> FILE_08 -> FILE_09 -> FILE_10
- DEL FILE : Deletes file
- DEL DIR? : Deletes folder
- FORMAT? : Formats USB
2. To delete file/folder or format, press d/M on the
remote control or press T on the unit.
3. If you want to exit the current mode, press
Z ENTER on the remote control or press I on
the unit.
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Listening to music from your
portable device
Listening to music with your
headphones
The unit can be used to play the music from many
types of portable device.
Connect a pair of stereo headphones ( 3.5 mm
phone plug) to on the unit for private listening.
DAB
DAB
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,,Note
1. Connect the portable device to the PORT. IN
connector of the unit.
2. Turn the power on by pressing 1/!.
3. Select the PORTABLE function by pressing
FUNCTION on the remote control.
4. Turn the portable device on and start playing it.
You can’t hear any sound from speakers, while
the headphones plug is inserted in the .
20 Operating
Radio Operations
Listening to the radio
1.Press FUNCTION on the remote control or F on
the unit. until FM/DAB in the display window.
The last received station is tuned in.
2
Operating
2.[FM]
Auto tuning : Press and hold TUN.(-/+) on the
remote control or Y/U on the unit for
about 2 seconds until the existing frequency
starts changing, then hands off. Scanning stops
when the unit tunes in a station.
Manual tuning : Press TUN.(-/+) on the remote
control or Y/U on the unit repeatedly.
[DAB]
Press TUNING -/+ and press d/M when
scanning stop.
3. Adjust the volume by pressing p/o.
Presetting the Radio Stations
You can preset 50 stations for FM/DAB. Before
tuning, make sure to turn down the volume.
1.Press FUNCTION on the remote control or F on
the unit. FM/DAB in the display window.
The last received station is tuned in.
2.[FM]
Select the desired frequency by pressing
TUN.(-/+) on the remote control or Y/U
on the unit.
[DAB]
Press TUNING -/+ and press d/M when
scanning stop.
3.Press PROGRAM/MEMORY. A preset number
will blink in the display window.
4.Press PRESET.FOLDER W/S to select the
preset number you want.
5.Press PROGRAM/MEMORY. The station is
stored.
6. Repeat steps 2 to 5 to store other stations.
7. To listen a preset station, press
PRESET.FOLDER W/S.
Deleting all the saved stations
1. Press and hold PROGRAM/MEMORY for two
seconds. “CLEAR” will blink on the display
window.
2.Press PROGRAM/MEMORY to erase all saved
radio stations.
Improving poor FM reception
Press d/M on the remote control. This will change
the tuner from stereo to mono. Then the reception
will be better than before.
,,Note
Be sure to fully extend the FM wire antenna.
Seeing information about a
Radio station
The FM tuner is supplied with the RDS (Radio Data
System) facility. This shows information about the
radio station being listened to. Press SET/RDS
repeatedly to cycle through the various data types. :
PS (Programme Service Name)
The name of the channel will appear in
the display
PTY (Programme Type Recognition)
The programme type (e.g. Jazz or News)
will appear in the display.
RT (Radio Text)
A text message contains special
information from the broadcast station.
This text may scroll across the display.
CT (Time controlled by the channel)
This shows the time as broadcast by the
station.
You can search the radio stations by programme
type by pressing SET/RDS. The display will show
the last PTY in use. Press PTY on the remote
control one or more times to select your preferred
programme type. Press and hold TUN.(-/+) on the
remote control or Y/U on the unit. The tuner
will search automatically. When a station is found,
the search will stop.
Operating
Listening to the DAB
You can change the display information of the
currently broadcasting DAB channel. Press
DAB INFO on the remote control repeatedly, the
display changes in the following order;
SERVICE -> PTY NAME -> FREQ -> DLS -> QUALITY
-> ENSEMBLE
Select a display mode and then press
TUNING-/+, the initials of the servicename are
displayed.
isplays the Name of the channel for
D
the current broadcast.
Other Operation
Programmed Playback
The program function enables you to store your
favourite tracks/files from any disc or USB device.
A program can contain 20 tracks/files.
1. Insert a CD or connect USB and wait for it to be
loaded.
2.Press PROGRAM/MEMORY on the remote
control in stop state.
PTY NAME
Displays the Type of the channel for
the current broadcast.
3.Press C/V on the remote control to select
a next track/file.
FREQDisplays the frequency of the channel
for the current broadcast.
4.Press PROGRAM/MEMORY again to save and
select a next track/file.
DLS
It displays the current Scroll of the
channel which is selected.
5.Press d/M to play the programmed music
tracks/files.
QUALITY
It displays the current strength of the
broadcast signal.
6. To clear your selection, press twice Z ENTER on
the remote control and I(stop) on the unit.
ENSEMBLE
Displays the Ensemble of the channel
for the current broadcast.
Aligning the service names
Press SORT/SCAN on the remote control to display
the sorting mode of DAB broadcastings. Then, press
the button once again to change the mode.
Default sort:The service names are aligned in a
scanning order.
,,Note
The programs are also cleared when the disc
or USB device is removed, the unit is powered
off or the function is switched to others.
Displaying file information
(ID3 TAG)
Name sort:The service names are aligned in an
alphabetical order.
While playing an mp3/wma file containing file
information, you can display the information by
pressing INFO on the remote control.
DAB scan
Resume playback
Press SORT/SCAN on the remote control for longer
than 3 seconds, all of the DAB bands are scanned.
Then press it again, scanning will be cancelled.
During playback, if you change to another function,
then return to the USB/CD function, and then press,
you can listen to music from last point you played.
Deleting all of the saved DAB
scan stations
Turn off the sound temporarily
Press and hold DAB INFO on the remote control for
3 seconds. “DAB INIT” will be displayed. Press
DAB INFO to erase all the saved stations.
Press @ on the remote control to mute your
sound. You can mute the sound in order, for
example, to answer the telephone. And “MUTE”
will blink in the display window. To cancel mute
function, press @ again or press VOL(+/-) on the
remote control or p/o on the unit
2
Operating
SERVICE
21
22 Operating
Sound adjustment
Setting the sound mode
This system has a number of pre-set sound fields.
You can select a desired sound mode by using
SOUND EFFECT on the remote control.
2
The displayed items for the Equalizer may be
different depending on sound sources and effects.
Operating
On Display
Description
NATURAL
You can enjoy comfortable and
natural sound.
AUTO EQ
Sets the sound equalizer on the
mode that is the most similar to
the genre which is included in
the MP3 ID3 tag of song files.
POP
CLASSIC
JAZZ
ROCK
This program lends an
enthusiastic atmosphere to the
sound, giving you the feeling
you are at an actual rock, pop,
jazz or classic concert.
MP3 -- OPT
BASS
(BASS BLAST)
BYPASS
,,Note
This function is optimized
for compressible MP3 file. It
improves the treble sound.
Reinforces the treble, bass and
surround sound effect.
You can enjoy the sound
without equalizer effect.
Maybe you need to reset the sound mode,
after switching the input, sometimes even
after the sound track/file is changed.
Setting the Clock
You have three ways to set the clock.
1. Turn the unit on.
2.Press CLOCK for at least 2 seconds.
3. Choose time mode by pressing C/Von
the remote control or Y/U on the unit.
- 12:00 (for an AM and PM display) or 0:00 (for a
24 hour display)
4.Press SET/RDS to confirm your selection.
5. Select the hours by pressing C/Von the
remote control or Y/U on the unit.
6.Press SET/RDS to confirm your selection.
7. Select the minutes by pressing C/Von
the remote control or Y/U on the unit.
8.Press SET/RDS to confirm your selection.
9. If you want to reset the clock, press and hold
CLOCK .Then repeat steps 3-8.
Setting the Clock through “LG
Bluetooth Remote” App
Install “LG Bluetooth Remote” app on your Android
device. (see page 26 - 27)
Your unit’s clock will be automatically synchronized
with your device by activating Bluetooth
connection through “LG Bluetooth Remote” app.
Setting the clock by synchronizing
your iPhone/iPod
Connect iPhone/iPod to the USB port using the
iPhone/iPod’s cable and select USB function. Then
the clock setting in the display window will be
synchronized with your iPhone/iPod.
After the unit synchronized with your iPhone/iPod
for clock setting, there will be a time difference
between the iPhone/iPod and the unit . In power
off state, the clock won’t be synchronized with your
iPhone/iPod.
Operating 23
Setting the alarm
Smart Awake Lighting
You can use the unit as an alarm clock.
The light of unit is gradually brighter on 30 seconds
before the set alarm time that user used to the
alarm function of the unit or the alarm function of
LG Bluetooth app.
You have to set the clock before setting the alarm.
1. Turn the unit on.
2.Press ALARM. Each of functions flashes.
3.Press SET/RDS when the function you want to
be woken by is showing.
4. “ON TIME” will be displayed. This is your desired
time to turns unit on. Press C/V on
the remote control or Y/U on the unit to
change the hours and minutes and press
SET/RDS to save.
5.Press C/V on the remote control or
Y/U on the unit to change the volume
and press SET/RDS to save.
6. If you want to reset the alarm, press and hold
ALARM. Then repeat steps 3-5
,,Note
yy Alarm function only works when the unit is
turned off after setting the alarm.
yy If you set the clock time and alarm, you can
check the time by pressing CLOCK or the
alarm by pressing ALARM even when the
unit is turned off.
yy If the alarm is already set, press ALARM
once to cancel the alarm. To activate the
alarm, press ALARM once again.
yy If the clock time or the alarm is already set,
press and hold CLOCK or ALARM for at
least 2 seconds to reset the clock or the
alarm.
-- The light is still on until you press LIGHTING on
the remote control if you have set the alarm time
between 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Sleep Timer Setting
Press SLEEP repeatedly to select delay time
sequence from 180 to 10 minutes. After the delay
time, the unit will be turned off.
To cancel the sleep function, press SLEEP
repeatedly until “SLEEP 10” appears, and then press
SLEEP once again while “SLEEP 10” is displayed.
,,Note
yy You can check the remaining time before
the unit is turned off.
yy Press SLEEP. The remaining time appears in
the display window.
Dimmer
Press SLEEP once. The display window will
be darkened by half. To cancel it, press SLEEP
repeatedly until the display window get bright.
Auto Power Down
This unit will be off itself to save electric
consumption in the case the main unit is not
connected to the external device and is not used
for 20 minutes.
So does this unit after 6 hours since Main unit has
been connected to other device using analog
input.
2
Operating
-- The light off automatically after 30 minutes if you
have set the alarm time between 8:00 a.m. to
5:00 p.m.
24 Operating
Advanced Operation
Recording on USB
1. Connect the USB device to the unit.
2. Select a function by pressing FUNCTION on the
remote control or F on the unit.
2
One track/file recording - You can record a track/
a file on USB while playing the file you want.
Operating
All tracks/files recording - You can record tracks/
files on USB in stop state.
Program list recording - After making program
list, you can record it on USB.
(Refer to the page 21)
3. Start the recording by pressing USB REC on the
remote control.
4. To stop recording, press Z ENTER.
Pausing recording
During recording, press USB REC to pause
recording. Press it again to restart recording. (Only
FM/ Portable function)
To select recording bit rate
and speed
1.Press USB REC for longer than 3 seconds.
,,Note
yy You can check the recording percentage
rate for the USB record on the display
window during the recording. (AUDIO CD,
MP3/ WMA/ FLAC CD Only)
yy During recording MP3/ WMA/ FLAC, there is
no sound.
yy When you stop recording during playback,
the file that has been recorded at that time
will be stored. (Except for MP3/WMA/ FLAC
files)
yy Do not remove the USB device or turn
off the unit during USB recording. If not,
an incomplete file may be made and not
deleted on PC.
yy If USB recording does not work, the
message like “NO USB”, “ERROR(USB ERR)”,
“FULL(USB FULL)”, ”NO SUPPO”or “NO REC” is
displayed on the display window.
yy Multi card reader device, External HDD,
mobile phone can not be used for USB
recording.
yy A file is recorded by about 512 Mbyte when
you record for a long term.
yy You may not store more than 999 files.
yy It’ll be stored as follows.
AUDIO CD
MP3/ WMA/FLAC
The other
source*
2.Use Y/U to select the bit rate.
3.Press USB REC again to select the recording
speed.
4.Press Y/U to select a desired recording
speed. (CD Function Only)
X1 SPEED
- You can listen to music while recording it.
(Audio CD Only)
X2 SPEED
- You can just record the music file.
5.Press USB REC to finish the setting.
* : FM, PORTABLE and the like.
DAB and BT are not supported.
The making of unauthorized copies of copyprotected material, including computer
programs, files, broadcasts and sound
recordings, may be an infringement of
copyrights and constitute a criminal offense.
This equipment should not be used for such
purposes.
Be responsible
Respect copyrights
Operating 25
Using a Bluetooth
wireless technology
About Bluetooth
Bluetooth® is wireless communication technology
for short range connection.
Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth®
wireless technology does not incur any charges. A
mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless technology
can be operated via the Cascade if the connection
was made via Bluetooth® wireless technology.
Available Devices : Mobile phone, MP3, Laptop,
PDA.
Bluetooth Profiles
In order to use Bluetooth® wireless technology,
devices must be able to interpret certain profiles.
This unit is compatible with following profile.
A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
Before you start the pairing procedure, make
sure the Bluetooth feature is turned on in to your
Bluetooth device. Refer to your Bluetooth device’s
user guide. Once a pairing operation is performed,
it does not need to be performed again.
1. Select the Bluetooth function by using the
FUNCTION on the remote control or F on the
unit.
“BT READY” appears on the display window.
2. Operate the Bluetooth device and perform the
pairing operation. When searching for this unit
with the Bluetooth device, a list of the devices
found may appear in the Bluetooth device
display depending on the type of Bluetooth
device. Your unit appears as “LG MICRO(XX:XX)”.
,,Note
XX:XX means the last four digits of BT address.
For example, if your unit has a BT address
such as 9C:02:98:4A:F7:08, you will see “LG
MICRO(F7:08)” on your Bluetooth device.
3. Enter the PIN code.
PIN code : 0000
4. When this unit is successfully connected with
your Bluetooth device, “BT PAIR” will appear on
the display window and bluetooth indicator will
be lit up.
,,Note
Depending on the Bluetooth device type,
some device have a different pairing way.
5. Listen to music.
To play a music stored on your Bluetooth device,
refer to your Bluetooth device’s user guide.
,,Note
yy Sound from the main set can be distorted
if you raise the volume of Bluetooth device
up to two-thirds or more.
yy When you use the bluetooth function,
adjust the volume of a bluetooth device to
a proper level to listen to.
2
Operating
The sound may be interrupted when the
connection interfered by the other electronic wave
or you connect the bluetooth in the other rooms.
Listening to music stored on
the Bluetooth devices
26 Operating
,,Note
yy When using Bluetooth® technology, you
have to make a connection between the
unit and the bluetooth device as close as
possible and keep the distance.
However it may not work well in the case
below :
2
-- There is a obstacle between the unit and
the bluetooth device.
Operating
-- There is a device using same frequency
with Bluetooth® technology such as a
medical equipment, a microwave or a
wireless LAN device.
yy The sound may be interrupted when
the connection interfered by the other
electronic wave.
yy You cannot control the Bluetooth device
with this unit.
yy Pairing is limited one Bluetooth device per
one unit and multi-pairing is not supported.
yy Depending on the type of the device,
you may not be able to use the Bluetooth
function.
yy You can enjoy wireless system using phone,
MP3, Notebook, etc..
yy When not connected the Bluetooth,
“DISCONN” “BT READY” appears on the
control panel.
yy When someone stands and interrupts
communication between Bluetooth device
and the player, the connection will be
disconnected.
yy The more distant between the unit and
the bluetooth device, the lower the sound
quality becomes.
Using LG Bluetooth
Remote app
About LG Bluetooth Remote app
LG Bluetooth Remote app bring a suite of new
features to your unit. To enjoy more features, you
are recommended to download and install free “ LG
Bluetooth Remote”.
Install “ LG Bluetooth Remote app”
through “ Apple App Store” or
“Google Android Market”
1. Tap the Apple App Store icon or Google
Android Market(Google Play Store) icon.
2. In the search bar, type in the “LG Bluetooth
Remote” and search it.
3. In the search result list, find and tap “LG
Bluetooth Remote” to start downloading
Bluetooth app.
4. Tap an icon for installation.
5. Tap an icon for downloading.
,,Note
yy Make sure that your powered Bluetooth
device is connected to the Internet.
yy Make sure that your powered Bluetooth
device is equipped with “ Apple App Store”
or “Google Android Market(Google Play
Store)”
yy If you want to get more information, refer to
explanation of BT app in “Apple App Store”
or “Google Android Market (Google Play
Store)”.
Operating 27
Activate Bluetooth with LG
Bluetooth Remote app
LG Bluetooth Remote app helps to connect your
powered Bluetooth device to the unit.
1.Tap LG Bluetooth Remote app icon on the
home screen to open LG Bluetooth Remote app
application, and go to the main menu.
2. Tap [Setting] and select the unit you want.
3. If you want to get more information to operate,
tap [Setting] and [Help].
,,Note
yy BT app will be available in the software
version as follow;
Android O/S : Ver 2.3.3(or late)
iOS O/S : Ver 4.3(or late)
yy While using Bluetooth, you may not activate
BT app. Disconnect Bluetooth device you
have connected before to use BT app
properly.
yy If you operate BT app with Bluetooth
device connected, the Blutooth
connection you have connected before
may be disconnected. (Depending on
the smartphone’s O/S, this process has a
difference.)
yy Depending on the Bluetooth device, BT.app
may not work.
yy In Bluetooth function, if you use BT app, the
supplied remote control may not work.
yy When using BT app for remote control, the
operation may differ from the supplied
remote control.
yy According to the smartphone’s operating
system, you have some differences for BT
app’s operation.
yy When your Bluetooth device have been
already connected with other unit,
disconnect the Bluetooth connection first.
Then you can control your unit through BT
app.
yy The connection you’ve made may be
disconnected if you select other application
or change the setting of the connected
device via BT app. In such case, please check
the connection status.
yy To prevent a malfunction, you are
recommended to connect only one device
to this unit.
yy Don’t connect your smart device by using
a cable to USB port. Or else the Blutooth
connection will be disconnected.
yy After connection of BT app, music may be
output from your device. In this case, try
connecting procedure again.
2
Operating
yy If you use Bluetooth app for operation,
there would be some differences between
Bluetooth app and the supplied remote
control. Use the supplied remote control as
necessary.
3Troubleshooting
28 Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
Problem
No Power.
No sound.
Correction
yy Plug in the power cord.
yy Check the condition by operating other electronic devices.
Press F and check the selected function.
yy Insert a playable disc.
The unit does not start
playback.
3
yy Clean the disc. (Refer to the 31 page)
yy Insert the disc with the label or printed side facing upward.
Troubleshooting
yy Connect the antenna securely.
Radio stations cannot be yy Tune to the station manually.
tuned in properly.
yy Preset some radio stations, see page 20.
yy Operate the remote control within about 23 ft (7 m).
The remote control does yy Remove the obstacle in the path of the remote control and the unit.
not work properly.
yy Replace the battery with new one.
iPhone/iPod does not
work.
Connect your iPhone/iPod using USB cable firmly .
Android device does not yy Check whether your device’s O/S is ver 4.1(or later) or AOA 2.0(or later).
yy Connect your Android device using USB cable firmly.
work.
Clock does not
displayed.
yy Connect your Bluetooth device to your unit through BT app.
yy Connect your iPhone/iPod using USB cable firmly for time sync.
4Appendix
Appendix 29
Specifications
General
Power requirements
Refer to the main label.
Power consumption
Refer to the main label.
Dimensions (W x H x D)
(212 x 144 x 212) mm
Net Weight (Approx.)
2.4 kg
Operating temperature
5 °C to 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F)
Operating humidity
5 % to 85 %
Bus Power Supply
5V01A
Inputs
PORT. IN
0.7 Vrms (3.5 mm stereo jack)
Tuner
87.5 MHz to 108.0 MHz or 87.50 MHz to 108.00 MHz
4
Stereo mode
10 W + 10 W
Appendix
T.H.D
10 %
FM Tuning Range
Amplifier
CD
Frequency Response
40 Hz to 20 kHz
Signal-to-noise ratio
More than 60 dB
Dynamic range
More than 55 dB
Speakers
Type
built-in
Impedance
8Ω
Rated Input Power
10 W
Max. Input Power
20 W
yy Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
30 Appendix
Maintenance
Notes on Discs
Handling Discs
Never stick paper or tape on the disc.
Storing Discs
After playing, store the disc in its case. Do not
expose the disc to direct sunlight or sources of heat
and never leave it in a parked car exposed to direct
sunlight.
Maintaining the Unit
The unit is a high-tech, precision device. If the
optical pick-up lens and disc drive parts are dirty
or worn, the picture quality could be diminished.
For details, please contact your nearest authorized
service center.
Trademarks and
Licenses
Cleaning Discs
4
Do not use strong solvents such as alcohol,
benzine, thinner, commercially available cleaners,
or anti-static spray intended for older vinyl records.
Appendix
Handling the Unit
When shipping the unit
Please save the original shipping carton and
packing materials. If you need to ship the unit, for
maximum protection, re-pack the unit as it was
originally packed at the factory.
Keeping the exterior surfaces clean
Do not use volatile liquids such as insecticide spray
near the unit.
Wiping with strong pressure may damage the
surface.
Do not leave rubber or plastic products in contact
with the unit for a long period of time.
Cleaning the unit
To clean the player, 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, benzine, or
thinner, as these might damage the surface of the
unit.
Bluetooth® wireless technology is a system which
allows radio contact between electronic devices.
Connecting individual devices under Bluetooth®
wireless technology does not incur any charges.
A mobile phone with Bluetooth® wireless
technology can be operated via the Cascade if
the connection was made via Bluetooth® wireless
technology.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are owned
by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such
marks by LG Electronics is under license.
Other trademarks and trade names are those of
their respective owners.
6Warranty
Warranty
Warranty
31
Technology with the human touch
GUARANTEE
• LG Electronics U.K. Ltd. will provide the following services in order toexpedite this Guarantee.
1. All faulty components which fail due to defective manufacture will be replaced free of charge for a period of 12 months
from the original date of purchase.
2. The dealer (or his service agent) who sold the product will be reimbursed for any labour provided in the repair of this
LG equipment, for a period of 12 months from the original date of purchase. These claims must be made in accordance
with the published scale of service charges and relevant claims procedure.
PLEASE NOTE:
A. The dealer may restrict the guarantee to the original purchaser.
B. The dealer is not obliged to carry out service under guarantee if unauthorized modifications are made to the apparatus,
or if non standard components are used or if the serial number of the apparatus is removed, defaced, misused, or
altered.
C. Any claims made under guarantee must be directed to the dealer from whom the equipment was originally purchased.
The dealer may, before carrying out service under guarantee, require a receipted account as evidence of the date of
purchase.
D. We respectfully point out that your dealer is not obligated to replace batteries if they become exhausted or worn in
use.
E. Aerial alignment and consumer control adjustments are not covered by this guarantee.
This guarantee does not affect your statutory rights.
• REQUIREMENTS TO MAINTAIN WARRANTY COVERAGE:
RETAIN YOUR RECEIPT TO PROVE DATE OF PURCHASE. A COPY OF YOUR RECEIPT MUST BE SURRENDERED AT THE TIME
GUARANTEE SERVICE IS PROVED.
• Product Registration Card :
It is helpful to complete at least your name, address, phone, model & serial numbers and return it. This will enable LG
to assist you in the future should you lose your receipt, your units be stolen, or should modifications be necessary.
MODEL NO.*
SERIAL NO.*
DATE OF PURCHASE.*
In all cases of difficulty - consult your LG dealer from whom the product was purchased
LGEUK Website : www.lg.com/uk
(Service website : www.lg.com/uk/support)
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Warranty
• To obtain information or assistance: Call UK: 0344 847 5454 IE: 01 686 9454
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