Question about GE (74896) Clock Radio

4 Answers

How to set time/alarm GE Auto Clock Set Radio Model 7-4892A

I purchased a used GE Dual Alarm auto clock set radio/alarm clock, and I can not figure out how to set the time/alarms! I don't consider myself an idiot, but am feeling like one. There is no "set" button, and I've tried pressing all the buttons (including the manual set at the back of the clock) to no avail. Has anyone got a manual out there they can share and/or a link to one online --- or anyone just own one of these things that they can help with? I have a feeling this thing was probably broken when I bought it.

Posted by on

4 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer
Re: How to set time/alarm GE Auto Clock Set Radio Model...

What I have found with my alarm clock like this one is that you CANNOT be soft on it. When setting the time, hold down the F or R button extra hard. I know that seems odd, but it works!

Posted on Mar 29, 2013

Re: How to set time/alarm GE Auto Clock Set Radio Model...

I have a solution for the GE Auto set clock and radio model number 7-4892A. The only way that I had found out just by accident is that you are suppose to hold down the manual clock set until you start to see the Year and then the Date. There you will be able to set it to the correct date or year.

Idea from

Posted on Mar 11, 2008

Re: How to set time/alarm GE Auto Clock Set Radio Model...

Sorry, the above link is bad. Here is the correct link. You will need Abobe Acrobat Reader, as it is a .pdf file. You will also have to use the magnifier feature to view the fine print.

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

Re: How to set time/alarm GE Auto Clock Set Radio Model...

Posted on Feb 16, 2008

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


6 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Model ONA15AV101

Google (Timex)(ONA15AV101)(manual) without parens for a manual.

Dec 04, 2015 | Timex Auto-Set Dual Alarm Digital Clock...

2 Answers

How to set alarm t311t

You have to hold the "time button" while pressing the min & hour buttons to set it, and if your trying to set the alarm you hold the alarm button

Aug 03, 2014 | Timex Auto-Set Dual Alarm Digital Clock...

1 Answer

I have the gpx c208b digital clock radio. I recently set an alarm on it and it has been repeating everytime the time is near. i want to know how can i get it to turn off unless i personally set it myself....

This clock radio has a switch at back marked "Auto/Off/On".

The 'on' position is the one you move the switch when you want to listen to the radio. The 'off' is the one you move it when you want your radio to be silent. And 'auto' is the one move to when you want the alarm to sound when the time reaches the hour you set it for waking up.

So, you must leave this switch in the 'off ' position all the time to keep the radio and alarm silent and move it to the 'auto' position whenever you want the clock to sound the alarm at the time you previously set it up.

Hope this info may help you!

Mar 11, 2011 | GPX C208 Clock Radio

1 Answer

TIMEX Dual Alarm AM/FM Calendar Clock Radio - T433B Can't figure out how to set alarm time...

On the manual below on page 7 and 8 will tell you how to set the alarm.

Good Luck and please rate 4 thumbs up for the free answer

Sep 25, 2010 | Timex AM/FM Alarm Clock Radio

1 Answer

Sony clock radio with auto time set is always 4 minutes fast.

This is easily fixed. Set the time manually the 1st time. Make sure you use the CORRECT time, which is four minutes less than what the clock said when you first plugged it in. Once you reset the timing, it will remember the four minute difference and always show the correct time.

Sep 11, 2010 | Sony Dual-Alarm AM/FM Clock Radio with...

1 Answer

Timex Indiglo, model T560B natural sounds alarm clock radio

Press alarm set button, time display will blink. Then press off/reset button to toggle hourly beep on/off.

Aug 08, 2009 | Timex Auto-Set Dual Alarm Digital Clock...

1 Answer

Unable to set the alarm

To Set the alarm time: Press and hold the ALARM button down, and then press the hour/minute buttons to obtain desired time (Note the PM indicator on the screen for PM times)

To Enable the alarm: Move the sliding switch to AUTO or ALARM (Auto is for radio wake and Alarm is for beeping noise) *remember to turn up the volume knob if using AUTO (radio) setting.

Dec 04, 2008 | Lenoxx Electronics Clock Radio With CD...

2 Answers

"unset" the alarm on Timex T300T clock radio

When you set the alarm you pressed aburron that said 'radio' and/or 'buzzer' then programmed the time. Just press the buttons again and the alarm will no longer sound. Looking at the dial at the top of the lcd screen you will see the word buzzser or radfio if the alarm is enabled. Pressing buzzer or radio on the side will remove the word and no more alarm!!


Jul 30, 2008 | Timex Auto-Set Dual Alarm Digital Clock...

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE (74896) Clock Radio Logo

Related Topics:

4,517 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GE Clock Radios Experts


Level 3 Expert

5935 Answers

 Kaye Day
Kaye Day

Level 3 Expert

744 Answers

Are you a GE Clock Radio Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides