Important informations – System Fidelity SA-370 User Manual

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Handling instructions

The top and back panel of the unit may become warm after prolonged use. This is not
due to a


Turn off the power when the unit is not used.

Protect the power cord

Follow the instructions below to prevent abnormal operation, electrical shock, fire or
personal injury: Hold the plug firmly when inserting it into the socket.
Avoid heat-producing devices.
Do not place objects on the power cord.
Do not carry out service work on or change the power cord.


Do not place the unit in any of the following places:

-In sunlight, close to heat-producing devices or in an enclosed rack;
-In places with high temperatures (40C or more) or high relative humidity (90% or
-In dirty or dusty places as some internal parts may be damaged.

Please do not put your fingers or any other objects into the unit

Touching the internal parts is dangerous and may cause injury or damage. Do not open
the cabinet. Do not place any foreign matter in the unit.


Placing the amplifier near a television set, radio or video player may cause poor picture
and sound quality. In that case, move the amplifier further away from the television
set, radio or video player.

Condensation may occur in the following cases:

When the amplifier is moved directly from a cold to a warm place.

When the amplifier is used in a room where the radiator has just been switched on or a
place where the cold air from the air-conditioning system is directed at the unit.

If the amplifier is used in the summer in a warm and humid room just after it has been
moved from an air-conditioned room.

If there is steam or a high level of humidity in the room.

In case of condensation, the amplifier will not work properly. Turn off the unit. Unplug the
unit and leave it for 2-3 hours. The amplifier will then have adapted to the environment
and any condensation will have disappeared.


Your System Fidelity SA-370 should be placed on a firm, level surface. Avoid placing it
in direct sunlight or near sources of heat and damp. Always allow adequate ventilation
and don’t place it on a soft surface like a carpet. Don’t place it in an enclosed position
such a bookcase or cabinet that may impede the air-flow through the ventilation
holes. The unit shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing and that no objects filled
with liquids, such as vases, shall be placed on the unit.