To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
expose the unit to rain or moisture.
To avoid electrical shock, do not open
the cabinet. Refer servicing to qualified
The mains lead must only be changed at
a qualified service shop.
This appliance is classified as a CLASS
1 LASER product. The CLASS 1
LASER PRODUCT MARKING is
located on the rear exterior.
The use of optical instruments with this
product will increase eye hazard. As the
laser beam used in this DVD recorder is
harmful to eyes, do not attempt to
disassemble the cabinet.
Refer servicing to qualified personnel
This label is located on the laser
protective housing inside the enclosure.
Notice for customers in the United
Kingdom and Republic of Ireland
A moulded plug complying with
BS1363 is fitted to this equipment for
your safety and convenience.
Should the fuse in the plug supplied need
to be replaced, a 5 AMP fuse approved
by ASTA or BSI to BS1362, (i.e.,
marked with or mark) must be
If the plug supplied with this equipment
has a detachable fuse cover, be sure to
attach the fuse cover after you change
the fuse. Never use the plug without the
fuse cover. If you should lose the fuse
cover, please contact your nearest Sony
• This unit operates on 220 – 240 V AC,
50/60 Hz. Check that the unit’s
operating voltage is identical with your
local power supply.
• To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
place objects filled with liquids, such
as vases, on the apparatus.
VIDEO Plus+ and PlusCode are
registered trademarks of Gemstar
Development Corporation. The VIDEO
Plus+ system is manufactured under
license from Gemstar Development
This equipment has been tested and
found to comply with the limits set out in
the EMC Directive using a connection
cable shorter than 3 metres.
Should any solid object or liquid fall into
the cabinet, unplug the recorder and have
it checked by qualified personnel before
operating it any further.
On power sources
• The recorder is not disconnected from
the AC power source (mains) as long as
it is connected to the wall outlet, even
if the recorder itself has been turned
• If you are not going to use the recorder
for a long time, be sure to disconnect
the recorder from the wall outlet. To
disconnect the AC power cord (mains
lead), grasp the plug itself; never pull
• Place the recorder in a location with
adequate ventilation to prevent heat
build-up in the recorder.
• Do not place the recorder on a soft
surface such as a rug that might block
the ventilation holes.
• Do not place the recorder in a confined
space such as a bookshelf or similar
• Do not place the recorder in a location
near heat sources, or in a place subject
to direct sunlight, excessive dust, or
• Do not place the recorder in an inclined
position. It is designed to be operated
in a horizontal position only.
• Keep the recorder and discs away from
equipment with strong magnets, such
as microwave ovens, or large
• Do not place heavy objects on the
• If the recorder is brought directly from
a cold to a warm location, or is placed
in a very damp room, moisture may
condense on the lenses inside the
recorder. Should this occur, the
recorder may not operate properly. In
this case, remove the disc and leave the
recorder turned on for about half an
hour until the moisture evaporates.
• When you move the recorder, take out
any discs. If you don’t, the disc may be
VISIBLE AND INVISIBLE LASER RADIATION WHEN OPEN.
AVOID DIRECT EXPOSURE TO BEAM.
RAYONNEMENT VISIBLE ET INVISIBLE EN CAS D’OUVERTURE.
EXPOSITION DANGERUSE AU FAISCEAU.
SICHTBARE UND UNSICHTBARE LASERSTRAHLUNG, WENN ABDECKUNG GEÖFFNET.
NICHT DEM STRAHL AUSSETZEN.
UNDGÅ UDSÆTTELSE FOR STRÅLING.
SYNLIG OG USYNLIG LASERSTRÅLING VED ÅBNING.
UNNGÅ EKSPONERING FOR STRÅLEN.
SYNLIG OG USYNLIG LASERSTRÅLING NÅR DEKSEL ÅPNES.
SYNLIG OCH OSYNLIG LASERSTRÅLNING NÄR DENNA DEL ÄR ÖPPNAD.
STRÅLEN ÄR FARLIG.
NÄKYVÄÄ JA NÄKYMÄTÖN AVATTAESSA OLET ALTTIINA LASERSÄTEILYLLE.
ÄLÄ KATSO SÄTEESEN.