Pre ca u t io n s
FM St e re o /AM
Ra d io
Operate the unit only on 1.5 V DC with
one size AAA (R03) battery.
Avoid exposure to temperature
extremes, direct sunlight, moisture,
sand, dust, or mechanical shock. Never
leave in a car parked in the sun.
Should anything fall into the unit,
remove the batteries, and have the unit
checked by qualified personnel before
operating it any further.
To clean the casing, use a soft cloth
dampened with a mild detergent
In vehicles or in buildings, radio
reception may be difficult or noisy.
Try listening near a window.
WALKMAN is a registered trademark of Sony
Notes on Headphones
Sony Corporation © 1997 Printed in China
Do not use headphones while driving,
cycling, or operating any motorized
vehicle. It may create a traffic hazard and is
illegal in many areas. It can also be
potentially dangerous to play your
headphones at high volume while walking,
especially at pedestrian crossings. You
should exercise extreme caution or
discontinue use in potentially hazardous
You are cautioned that any changes or
modifications not expressly approved
in this manual could void your
authority to operate this equipment.
Preventing hearing damage
This device complies with the Part 15 of
the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to
the condition that this device does not
cause harmful interference.
Avoid using headphones at high volume.
Hearing experts advise against continuous,
loud and extended play. If you experience a
ringing in your ears, reduce volume or
Caring for others
Keep the volume at a moderate level. This
will allow you to hear outside sounds and
to be considerate to people around you.
Be fo re Yo u Be g in
Thank you for choosing the Sony radio! It
will give you many hours of reliable service
and listening pleasure.
If there is lightning when you are using the
unit, take off the headphones immediately.
Before operating the radio, please read
these instructions thoroughly and retain
them for future reference.
Do not immerse in Water
Fe a t u re s
This product is designed to be water-
resistant, but should not be immersed in
water or come in continuous contact with
Water-resistant for all-weather use
Hands free pendant style
DX/ LOCAL switch
Before installing the battery, be sure to
wipe off drops of water on the unit.
The supplied headphones are not meant
to be immersed in water or come in
continuous contact with water, if they
get wet, dry them with a soft cloth.
Never use an electric hair dryer while
wearing the headphones.
MEGA BASS function that emphasizes
deep bass sounds
If you have any questions or problem
concerning your unit, please consult the
nearest Sony dealer.