Important safety instructions – Bose SoundDock User Manual

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Important Safety Instructions











Read these instructions – for all components before using
this product.


Keep these instructions – for future reference.


Heed all warnings – on the product and in the owner’s


Follow all instructions.


Do not use this apparatus near water or moisture – Do
not use this product near a bathtub, washbowl, kitchen sink,
laundry tub, in a wet basement, near a swimming pool, or
anywhere else that water or moisture are present.


Clean only with a dry cloth – and as directed by Bose Cor-
poration. Unplug this product from the wall outlet before


Do not block any ventilation openings. Install in accor-
dance with the manufacturer’s instructions –
To ensure
reliable operation of the product and to protect it from over-
heating, put the product in a position and location that will
not interfere with its proper ventilation. For example, do not
place the product on a bed, sofa, or similar surface that may
block the ventilation openings. Do not put it in a built-in sys-
tem, such as a bookcase or a cabinet that may keep air from
flowing through its ventilation openings.


Do not install near any heat sources, such as radiators,
heat registers, stoves or other apparatus (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.


Only use attachments/accessories specified by the man-

10. Do not install near any heat sources, such as radiators,

heat registers, stoves or other apparatus (including
amplifiers) that produce heat.

11. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod,

bracket or table specified by the manu-
facturer or sold with the apparatus.
When a cart is used, use caution when
moving the cart/apparatus combina-
tion to avoid injury from tip-over.

12. Unplug this apparatus during lightning

storms or when unused for long periods of time – to pre-
vent damage to this product.

13. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servic-

ing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in
any way: such as power supply cord or plug is damaged;
liquid has been spilled or objects have fallen into the
apparatus; the apparatus has been exposed to rain or
moisture, does not operate normally, or has been
dropped –
Do not attempt to service this product yourself.
Opening or removing covers may expose you to dangerous
voltages or other hazards. Please call Bose to be referred to
an authorized service center near you.

14. To prevent risk of fire or electric shock, avoid

overloading wall outlets, extension cords, or integral
convenience receptacles.

15. Do not let objects or liquids enter the product – as they

may touch dangerous voltage points or short-out parts that
could result in a fire or electric shock.

17. See product enclosure for safety related markings.

18. Use proper power sources – Plug the product into a proper

power source, as described in the operating instructions or
as marked on the product.

Information about products that
generate electrical noise


f applicable, this equipment has been tested and found to comply

with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the
FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable

protection against harmful interference in a residential installation.
This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency
energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruc-
tions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications.
However, this is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a
particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interfer-
ence to radio or television reception, which can be determined by
turning the equipment off and on, you are encouraged to try to cor-
rect the interference by one or more of the following measures:

• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.

• Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.

• Connect the equipment to an outlet on a different circuit than

the one to which the receiver is connected.

• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.

This product complies with the Canadian ICES-003 Class B