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Setting the time

How do I set the time on this thing!

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  • blackheart79 Oct 03, 2007

    Anyone that has a problem with this radio be patient because once it starts working in the way it should it is an awesome clock radio!

  • jaquan Nov 19, 2007

    IT is very hard to set the time where i press the the start button nothing flash.

  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2008

    I can't get the cd to play. We used it three times and it worked fine. But can't get it to play again. I don't have a manual. It was givin to my son. Does anyone have a solution? And were can I buy it new?


  • reid_jay Feb 13, 2008

    Cannot set the time



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This info is in the pdf manual (pg 5) posted on the FixYa page for this problem (about middle of the page). I can't paste in the graphic but this is what the page says:

Setting time: (graphic is of the top of the radio with the buttons)
1. Press the SET button, the “ : ” will flash on the display .
2. Press REV (L arrow) or FWD (R arrow) to set the time.
3. AM or PM icon will show beside the time.

Tip: No icon will be flashing if all selectors are set. If you see any icon flashing on the display, press the SET button repeatedly to confirm everything is set correctly.

Posted on Nov 06, 2007


What does it mean if it starts beeping uncontrolably? Is this normal? If so, then why is it not affected by the volume control?

Also; I cannot figure out how to set it to AM or PM.

Who makes a clock/radio this hard? It didn't even come with a feasable user's manual.

Posted on Feb 05, 2008


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