Troubleshooting, General, Cd player – Teac CD Receiver CR-H238i User Manual

Page 40: Mp3/wma, Ipod player, Fm/am tuner

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If you have problems with your system, look through this
chart and see if you can solve the problem yourself before
calling your dealer or TEAC service center.


No power.

e Check the connection to the AC power supply. Check

and make sure the AC source is not a switched outlet
and that, if it is, the switch is turned on. Make sure
there is power to the AC outlet by plugging another
item such as a lamp or fan into the outlet.

No sound from speakers.

e Select the source using the SOURCE button.
e Check the connection to the speakers.
e Adjust the volume.
e Pull out the headphone plug from the PHONES jack.
e If “MUTING” is displayed, press the MUTING button.

The sound is noisy.

e The unit is too close to a TV or similar appliances.

Install the unit away from them, or turn them off.

Remote control does not work.

e Press the STANDBY/ON button to turn the unit on.
e If the batteries are exhausted, change the batteries.
e Use remote control unit within the range (5 m/16-2/5

ft.) and point it at the front panel.

e Clear obstacles between the remote control unit and

the main unit.

e If a strong light is near the unit, turn it off.

CD Player

Will not play.

e Load a disc with the label side up.
e If the disc is dirty, clean the surface of the disc.
e A blank disc has been loaded. Load a prerecorded


e Depending on the disc, etc. it may not be possible to

play back CD-R/RW discs. Try again with another disc.

e You cannot play back unfinalized CD-R/RW discs.

Finalize such a disc in a CD recorder and try again.

Sound skips.

e Place the unit on a stable place to avoid vibration

and shock.

e If the disc is dirty, clean the surface of the disc.
e Do not use scratched, damaged or warped discs.



There is no sound even if the Play/Pause button (y/
J) is pressed.

e Check the file format. Non-playable file formats (e.g

MPEG 1 LAYER 2 file) cannot be played.

“No song title No artist No album” appears on the

e There is no ID3 tag information for the music file. Edit

the title, artist, and album information of the song on
a PC using the MP3 or WMA making application.

Some unknown characters are displayed on the
display panel.

e This unit cannot display symbols and full-size or

double-byte characters (such as Japanese, Chinese,
etc.) correctly. File name of MP3 or WMA must be
alphanumeric characters only.

iPod Player

Cannot insert the iPod.

e Check the dock adapter.
e Remove dust or obstacles from the Dock connector

of the CR-H238i and the iPod, then insert the iPod

Will not play.

e Remove the iPod from the dock, wait a few seconds,

and insert it again.

e Software update may solve the problem. Visit

the Apple website and download the latest iPod

FM/AM Tuner

Cannot listen to any station, or signal is too weak.

e Tune in the station properly.
e Rotate the FM or AM antenna for the best reception


e An external antenna is recommended.

Though the broadcast is stereo, it sounds monaural.

e Press the FM MODE button.

If normal operation cannot be recovered, unplug the
power cord from the outlet and plug it in again.