Precautions – Sharp SRT-8040 User Manual
For safe operation and satisfactory performance of your
VCR, keep the following in mind when selecting a place
for its installation:
Shield it from direct sunlight and keep it away from
sources of intense heat.
Avoid dusty or humid places.
Avoid places with insufficient ventilation for proper
heat dissipation. Do not block the ventilation holes of
the VCR. Do not place the unit on a carpet because
this will block the ventilation holes.
Install the VCR in a horizontal position only.
Avoid locations subject to strong vibrations.
Avoid moving the VCR between cold and hot
locations (see “Moisture Condensation Problems”, this
Do not place the VCR directly on top of the TV, as this
may cause playback or recording problems.
Avoiding Electrical Shock and Fire
Do not handle the power cord with wet hands.
Do not pull on the power cord when disconnecting it
from an AC wall outlet. Grasp it by the plug.
If any liquid is spilled on the VCR, unplug the power
cord immediately and have the unit inspected at a
factory-authorized service center.
Do not place anything directly on top of this VCR.
Moisture Condensation Problems
When the VCR is first installed, moved from a cold area
to a warm area or placed in a location with high humidity,
dew (moisture) may form in the unit. The Dew indicator
) blinks. If you operate the VCR with dew inside,
damage may result.
Do not operate the VCR for approximately 2 hours.
When the VCR reaches room temperature, the Dew
) will turn off and the VCR will be ready
RF4QR/NA (SRT-8960 GB) Wed. May, 08/2002