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Blue LED display too bright

The blue LED on my HD radio lights up the whole bedroom wall, even on the lowest display setting.  I have taken to covering the radio front with a cardboard sheet, which of course blocks the entire time display. Can I replace the current LED with one of lesser intensity?  My husband's similar non-HD radio has a yellow display, which is fine for me.

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  • bwkahan Jan 31, 2009

    Thanks very much for your help.  I really appreciate it.  The problem was solved using your input, although my husband said he had to add some other slight fixit in addition.

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TRY........with radio on and set on "AM", hold "Clock" button about 7 seconds and let up - bringing a setup menu. Using tuning knob,scroll to "Hardware". Press tuning knob in, bringing up contrast menu. Press tuning knob in, bringing up "contrast level". Turn tuning knob counter-clockwise to "00". Brightness, dimming level should be "170". Turn radio off to exit, then adjust "Dim" button to your liking.

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