Water and moisture The appliance should not
be used near water - for example, near a bathtub,
washbowl, kitchen sink, laundry tub, in a wet
basement, or near a swimming pool, etc.
Temperature The appliance may not function
properly if used at extremely low, or freezing
temperatures. The ideal ambient temperature
is above +5°C (41°F).
Heat The appliance should be situated away
from heat sources such as radiators, heat
registers, stoves, or other appliances (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.
Electric shock Care should be taken so that
objects do not fall and liquid is not spilled into
the enclosure through openings. If a metal
objects, such as a hair pin or a needle, comes
into contact with the inside of this appliance, a
dangerous electric shock may result. For families
with children, never permit children to put
anything, especially metal, inside this appliance.
Enclosure removal Never remove the
enclosure. If the internal parts are touched
accidentally, a serious electric shock might occur.
10. Cleaning Unplug this appliance from the wall
outlet before cleaning.
Do not use volatile
solvents such as alcohol, paint thinner, gasoline,
or benzine, etc. to clean the cabinet. Use a clean
11. Lightning For added protection for this
appliance during a lightning storm, or when it is
left unattended and unused for long periods of
time, unplug it from the wall outlet and
disconnect the antenna or cable system. This
will prevent damage to the appliance due to
lightning and power-line surges.
12. Abnormal smell If an abnormal smell or
smoke is detected, immediately turn the power
OFF and unplug the appliance from the wall
outlet. Contact your dealer or nearest service
Please read all of the safety and operating
instructions before operating this appliance. Adhere
to all warnings on the appliance and in the instruction
manual. Follow all the safety and operating
instructions. These safety and operating instructions
should be retained for future reference.
1. Power sources The appliance should be
connected to a power supply only of the type
described in the instruction manual or as marked
on the appliance. If you are not sure of the type
of power supply to your home, consult your
appliance dealer or local power company. For
appliances intended to operate from battery
power, or other sources, refer to the instruction
2. Power-cord protection Power-supply cords
should be routed so that they are not likely to be
walked on or pinched by items placed upon or
against them, pay particular attention to cords at
plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the appliance.
CAUTION Polarization This appliance
may be equipped with a polarized alternating-
current line plug (a plug having one blade wider
than the other). This plug will fit into the power
outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If
you are unable to insert the plug fully into the
outlet, try reversing the plug. If the plug should
still fail to fit, contact your electrician to replace
your obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the safety
purpose of the polarized plug.
4. Ventilation Slots and openings in the cabinet
are provided for ventilation and to ensure reliable
operation of the appliance and to protect it from
overheating, and these openings must not be
blocked or covered. The appliance should be
situated so that its location or position does not
interfere with its proper ventilation.
To maintain good ventilation, do not put records
or a table-cloth on the appliance. Place the
appliance at least 10 cm away from the walls.
Do not use the appliance on a bed, sofa, rug or
similar surface that may block the ventilation
openings. This appliance should not be placed in
a built-in installation such as a bookcase or rack
unless proper ventilation is provided or the
manufacturer's instructions have been adhered to.