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Bose wave radio/cd

My time display does not show anymore when it is daylite. if i turn lights off and is is dark the display comes on.. any help other than sending it to be repared? thanks..

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  • jphotrods Mar 16, 2008

    daytime display is unreadable.

    time display does not convert to bright level as it once did.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2008

    I am having the same problem with the two Bose radios in my house. They both occurred immediately following a short power outage. We have had many other power outages and this did not occur.



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Found this in the manual:

To adjust the display brightness -

The display dims automatically to medium or low brightness, as appropriate for low light room conditions. You can adjust the brightness setting of the display for both strong light and lowest light environments, but not for the medium light setting. Turn the system off before setting brightness levels.

• In a strongly lit room, hold down CD Mode and press Volume up or down to adjust the setting between 5 and 9 (it is preset to 8).
• In a barely lit room, hold down CD Mode and press Volume up or down to adjust the setting between 1 and 5 (it is preset to 2).
• If you do not want the system to dim automatically, set both levels to 5.

Posted on May 14, 2008

  • pappalu Aug 17, 2011

    Thanks for the help. Worked perfectly!

  • dave_panasiu
    dave_panasiu Jan 26, 2013

    I had the same problem after a power outage. Thanks for the answer!



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