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Using the Timers

Preparation for each music source:
Perform the following operation according to the music source
you have selected. Then, the System enters Volume Setting
mode.
When selecting TUNER FM or TUNER AM:
Press the ¢ or 4 button to select the preset station
number, then press the SET button.
When selecting CD :
Be sure to specify the disc number and the track number as fol-
lows.
1. Press the ¢ or 4 button to select the disc number, then
press the SET button.
Each time you press the button the disc number changes as
follows:
CD = 1 CD = 2 CD = 3 CD = (back
to the beginning)
If no disc number is specified, playback will start from the
first track of the currently selected disc.
2. Press the ¢ or 4 button to select the track number, then
press the SET button.
For example: 2 CD12 (Disc number 2, Track number 12)
Set Daily timer CD2 after playing in CD2.
If you set Daily Timer to other CD number after playing
CD2, it will not play back at the setting time.
If no track number is specified, playback will start from
the first track of the specified disc.
When selecting TAPE:
Insert a cassette tape you want to play into Deck A.
When selecting AUX:
Prepare the external equipment so that it will turn on at the ON
time set by the System.
To allow this, the equipment should have the timer function.
6Setting the volume level.
Press the ¢ or 4 button to select the volume level.
VOL : The current volume level will be used.
VOL5, 10, or 15: When the timer is turned on, the Volume
will be automatically set to the selected level.
7Press the SET button.
The timer setting is completed, and SET and OK succes-
sively appear on the display. Then the display returns to the
display before you set the Timer.
8Press the button to turn off the System.
The Timer indicator ( ) and DAILY indicator are lit on the
display, showing that the Daily Timer is set to on.
To confirm / change the timer setting, repeat the setting pro-
cedure from the beginning.
When the timer ON-time comes:
The following operation will be automatically repeated every day.
When the timer ON-time comes, and the System automatically
turns on. The music source you have set is played. The Timer
indicator ( ) blinks and DAILY indicator lights during
timer operation.
When the timer OFF-time comes, OFF blinks on the display
just before the OFF-time and the System automatically turns
off. Then, the Timer indicator ( ) and DAILY indicator
remain lit on the display.
If the System is already on when the timer ON-time
comes, the Daily Timer does not work.

Turning the Daily Timer On and Off

Once you have set the Daily Timer, it is stored in memory. So, the
Daily Timer will be activated at the same time every day until it is
canceled.
To cancel the Daily Timer temporarily:
1Press the CLOCK/TIMER button on the Unit

repeatedly until the TIMER appears on the

display.

2Press the CANCEL button on the Unit.
The DAILY indicator goes out and OFF appears on the
display.
The Timer indicator ( ) goes out and the Daily Timer is can-
celed temporarily.
To activate the cancelled Daily Timer:
1Press the CLOCK/TIMER button on the Unit

repeatedly until the TIMER appears on the

display.

The DAILY indicator blinks and the Timer indicator ( )
lights up on the dispaly.
2Press the SET button on the Unit.
SET and OK successively appear on the display. The Tim-
er indicator ( ) and the DAILY indicator remain lit, and
the display returns to the original display.
CAUTION:
If the System is unplugged, or a power failure oc-
curs, the timer setting will be lost in a few days.
You will need to reset the clock first, then the
timer.

Setting the REC (Recording)

Timer

With the Recording Timer, you can make a tape of a radio broad-
cast automatically whether or not you are home.
You can set the REC Timer whether the System is on or
off.
The volume level is automatically set to MIN when REC
Timer is used.
Perform each setting within approx. 30 seconds. Other-
wise, setting will be cleared and the procedure must be
repeated from the beginning.
If you have made a mistake while setting the timer, press
the CANCEL button on the Unit. However, this does not al-
ways cancel the current setting. If the CANCEL button
does not work, press the CLOCK/TIMER button on the
Unit repeatedly until the display returns to the original dis-
play, and start from the first step.
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