Manual de instrucciones
Color Rear Video
© 1997 by Sony Corporation
To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not
expose the unit to rain or moisture.
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DO NOT OPEN
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CAUTION : TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK,
DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL.
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the
presence of uninsulated "dangerous voltage"
within the product's enclosure that may be of
sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of
electric shock to persons.
This symbol is intended to alert the user to the
presence of important operating and
maintenance (servicing) instructions in the
literature accompanying the appliance.
To prevent electric shock, do not use this polarized AC plug
with an extension cord, receptacle or other outlet unless the
blades can be fully inserted to prevent blade exposure.
When using TV games, computers, and similar products with
your projection TV, keep the brightness and contrast
functions at low settings. If a fixed (non-moving) pattern is
left on the screen for long periods of time at a high brightness
or contrast setting, the image can be permanently imprinted
onto the screen. These types of imprints are not covered by
your warranty because they are the result of misuse.
Note on Caption Vision
This television receiver provides display of television closed
captioning in accordance with §15.119 of the FCC rules.
Note on CATV system installer
This reminder is provided to call the CATV system installer's
attention to Article 820-40 of the NEC that provides
guidelines for proper grounding and, in particular, specifies
that the cable ground shall be connected to the grounding
system of the building, as close to the point of cable entry as
Use of this television receiver for other than private viewing
of programs broadcast on UHF or VHF or transmitted by
cable companies for the use of the general public may require
authorization from the broadcaster, cable company and/or
Note on convergence adjustment
Before you use your projection TV, make sure to adjust
convergence. For the procedure, see page 14.
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with
the limits for a Class B digital device pursuant to Part 15 of
the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide
reasonable protection against harmful interference in a
residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and
can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and
used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful
inteference with radio communications. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular
installation. If this equipment does cause harmful
interference to radio or television reception, which can be
determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is
encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more
of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antennas
Increase the separation between the equipment and
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different
from that to which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician
You are cautioned that any changes or modifications not
expressly approved in this manual could void your
authority to operate this equipment.
This document is for the remote control RM-Y136A.
Please keep this notice with the instruction manual.
The model and serial numbers are located at the rear of the
projection TV. Record these numbers in the spaces provided
below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony
dealer regarding this product.
Table of contents
5 Step 1: Installing the projection TV
6 Step 2: Hookup
13 Step 3: Setting up the remote control
14 Step 4: Setting up the projection TV automatically
(AUTO SET UP)
18 Changing the menu language
19 Watching the TV
21 Watching two programs at one time--PIP
22 Freezing the picture (FREEZE)
23 Adjusting the picture (VIDEO)
24 Adjusting the color temperature (TRINITONE)
24 Selecting the video mode (VIDEO)
25 Adjusting the sound (AUDIO)
26 Using audio effect (SURROUND)
27 Selecting stereo or bilingual programs (MTS)
27 Setting the speaker switch (SPEAKER)
28 Setting audio out (AUDIO OUT)
29 Setting daylight saving time (DAYLIGHT SAVING)
29 Setting the clock (CURRENT TIME SET)
30 Setting the timer to turn the projection TV on and
off (ON/OFF TIMER)
31 Customizing the channel names (CHANNEL CAPTION)
32 Blocking out a channel (CHANNEL BLOCK)
32 Setting your favorite channels (FAVORITE CHANNEL)
33 Setting video labels (VIDEO LABEL)
34 Setting Caption Vision (CAPTION VISION)
35 Operating video equipment
37 Operating a cable box or DBS receiver
40 Index to parts and controls
The captions in parentheses indicate menu names.
Thank you for purchasing the Sony Color Rear Video
Projection TV. Here are some of the features you will
enjoy with your projection TV:
· On-screen menus that let you set the picture quality,
sound, and other settings.
· Two tuner Picture-in-Picture (PIP) that allows you
to watch another TV channel, video or cable image
as a window picture.
· Surround system that simulates the sound quality of
a concert hall or movie theater.
· SAVA SPEAKER option of the AUDIO menu that
lets you take advantage of the Sony SAVA series
speaker system's surround sound and super woofer
mode when you connect it to the projection TV.
About this manual
The instructions in this manual are for models KP-
41T35, KP-46C36, KP-48S35, KP-53S35, and KP-61S35.
Before you start reading this manual, please check your
model number, located at the rear of the projection TV.
Model KP-53S35 is used for illustration purposes in this
manual. Any differences in operation are clearly
indicated in the text, for example "KP-41T35 only."
The differences in specifications are indicated in the
Instructions in this manual are based on use of the
remote control. You can also use the controls on the
projection TV if they have the same name as those on
the remote control.
This projection TV operates on extremely high voltage.
To prevent fire or electric shock, please follow the
· Operate the projection TV only on 120 V AC.
· One blade of the plug is wider than the other for safety
purposes and will fit into the power outlet only one
way. If you are unable to insert the plug fully into the
outlet, contact your dealer.
· Should any liquid or solid object fall into the cabinet,
unplug the projection TV and have it checked by
qualified personnel before operating it further.
· Unplug the projection TV from the wall outlet if you
are not going to use it for several days or more. To
disconnect the cord, pull it out by the plug. Never
pull the cord itself.
For details concerning safety precautions, see the supplied
leaflet "IMPORTANT SAFEGUARDS."
Note on cleaning
Clean the cabinet of the projection TV with a dry soft
cloth. To remove dust from the screen, wipe it gently
with a soft cloth using vertical strokes only. Stubborn
stains may be removed with a cloth slightly dampened
with solution of mild soap and warm water. Never use
strong solvents such as thinner or benzine for cleaning.
If the picture becomes dark after using the projection TV
for a long period of time, it may be necessary to clean the
inside of the projection TV. Consult qualified service
· To prevent internal heat build-up, do not block the
· Do not install the projection TV in a hot or humid
place, or in a place subject to excessive dust or
· Avoid operating the projection TV at temperatures
· If the projection TV is transported directly from a cold
to a warm location, or if the room temperature has
changed suddenly, the picture may be blurred or show
poor color. This is because moisture has condensed on
the mirror or lenses inside. If this happens, let the
moisture evaporate before using the projection TV.
· To obtain the best picture, do not expose the screen to
direct illumination or direct sunlight. It is
recommended to use spot lighting directed down from
the ceiling or to cover the windows that face the screen
with opaque drapery. It is desirable to install the
projection TV in a room where the floor and walls are
not of reflecting material. If necessary, cover them
with dark carpeting or wall paper.
Carrying your projection TV
Be sure to grasp the areas indicated when carrying the
projection TV, and to use more than two people.
Carry your projection TV by the casters.
Preparing for your projection TV
Before you use your projection TV, adjust convergence.
For the procedure, see "Step 4: Setting up the projection
TV automatically (AUTO SET UP)" on page 14.
Step 1: Installing
the projection TV
For the best picture quality, install the projection TV
within the areas shown below.
Optimum viewing area (Horizontal)
Optimum viewing area (Vertical)
(Rear of projection TV)