SUB 6 (serv.man2) — JBL Audio User Guide / Operation Manual

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User Guide / Operation Manual

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Owner’s Manual
Control Series
Powered Subwoofers
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1. Read Instructions.
All the 
safety and operating instructions
should be read before the product is
2. Retain Instructions.
The safety
and operating instructions should be
retained for future reference.
3. Heed Warnings.
All warnings on
the product and in the operating
instructions should be adhered to.
4. Follow Instructions.
All operating
and use instructions should be
5. Water and Moisture. 
This product
should not be used near water – for
example, near a bathtub, washbowl,
kitchen sink, laundry tub,in a wet
basement, or near a swimming pool,
and the like.
6. Accessories. 
Do not place this
product on an unstable cart, stand,
tripod, bracket, or table. The product
may fall, causing serious injury to a
child or adult, and serious damage to
the product. Use only with a cart,
stand, tripod, bracket, or table rec-
ommended by the manufacturer, or
sold with the product. Any mounting
of the product should follow the 
manufacturer’s instructions, and
should use a mounting accessory 
recommended by the manufacturer.
7. Wall or Ceiling Mounting.
product should be mounted on a wall
or ceiling only when and as recom-
mended by the manufacturer.
8. Ventilation. 
Slots and openings
in the cabinet are provided for venti-
lation and to ensure reliable opera-
tion of the product and to protect it
from overheating, and these open-
ings must not be blocked or covered.
The openings should never be
blocked by placing the product on a
bed, sofa, rug, or other similar sur-
face. This product should not be
placed in a built-in installation such
as a bookcase or rack unless proper
ventilation is provided or the manu-
facturer’s instructions have been
adhered to.
9. Heat. 
This product should be
situated away from heat sources such
as radiators, heat registers, stoves,
or other products that produce 
heat. If placed near and amplifier,
check with the manufacturer for
10. Power Sources.
This product
should be operated only from the
type of power source indicated on
the marking label. If you are not
sure of the type of power supply to
your home, consult your product
dealer or local power company. For
products intended to operate from
battery power, or other sources, refer
to the operating instructions.
11. Grounding or Polarization. 
product may be equipped with a
polarized alternating-current line
plug (a plug having one blade wider
than the other). This plug will fit
into the power outlet only one way.
This is a safety feature. If you are
unable to insert the plug fully into
the outlet, try reversing the plug. If
the plug should still fail to fit, con-
tact your electrician to replace your
obsolete outlet. Do not defeat the
safety purpose of the polarized plug.
12. Power-Cord Protection.
supply cords should be routed so
that they are not likely to be walked
on or pinched by items placed upon
or against them, paying particular
attention to cords at plugs, conve-
nience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the product.
13. Cleaning.
Unplug this product
from the wall outlet before cleaning.
Do not use liquid cleaners or aerosol
cleaners. Use a damp cloth for 
14. Nonuse Periods.
The power cord
of the product should be unplugged
from the outlet when left unused for
long periods of time.
15. Lightning.
For added protection
for this product during a lightning
storm, or when it is left unattended
and unused for long periods of time,
unplug it from the wall outlet and
disconnect the antenna or cable sys-
tem. This will prevent damage to the
product due to lightning and power-
line surges.
16. Overloading.
Do not overload
wall outlets, extension cords, or
integral convenience receptacles as
this can result in a risk of fire or
electric shock.
17. Object and Liquid Entry. 
push objects of any kind into this
product through openings as they
may touch dangerous voltage points
or short-out parts that could result
in a fire or electric shock. Never spill
liquid of any kind on the product.
18. Damage Requiring Service.
Unplug this product from the wall
outlet and refer servicing to qualified
service personnel under the following
The power-supply cord or the plug
has been damaged; or
Objects have fallen, or liquid has
been spilled into the product; or
The product has been exposed to
rain or water; or
If the product does not operate
normally by following the operating
instructions. Adjust only those
controls that are covered by the
operating instructions as an improper
adjustment of other controls may
result in damage and will often
require extensive work by a qualified
technician to restore the product to
its normal operation; or
If the product has been dropped,
or the enclosure damaged; or
The product does not appear to
operate normally or exhibits a
marked change in performance.
19. Attachments.
Do not use
attachments not recommended by
the product manufacturer as they
may cause hazards.
20. Replacement Parts.
replacement parts are required, be
sure the service technician has used
replacement parts specified by the
manufacturer or that have the same
characteristics as the original part.
Unauthorized substitutions may
result in fire, electric shock or other
21. Safety Check.
Upon completion
of any service or repairs to this 
product, ask the service technician
to perform safety checks to deter-
mine that the product is in proper
operating condition.
22. Servicing.
Do not attempt to
service this product yourself as
opening or removing covers may
expose you to dangerous voltage or
other hazards. Refer all servicing to
qualified service personnel.
Part No. JBLULA 6/96
read first!
Important Safety Precautions!
CAUTION: To prevent electric shock,
 do not remove the grounding plug 
on the power cord, or use any plug 
or extension cord that does not have 
a grounding plug provided. 
Make certain that the 
AC outlet is properly grounded. 
Do not use an adapter plug 
with this product.
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, 
within an equilateral triangle, 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.
The exclamation point within an equilateral 
triangle is intended to alert the user to the 
presence of important operating and 
maintenance (servicing) instructions in the 
literature accompanying the appliance.
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thank you 
for choosing JBL. For over 50 years, JBL has been 
involved in every aspect of musical and film recording and reproduction, 
from live performances to monitoring the recordings you play in your home,
car, or office.
We’re confident that the 
JBL loudspeakers
you have chosen will
provide every note of enjoyment that you expected – and that when you think
about additional audio equipment for your home, car, or office you will once
again choose JBL.
Please take a moment to complete the enclosed profile card. It enables us 
to keep you posted on our latest advancements, and helps us to better 
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• Rugged molded plastic front baffle
• Adjustable crossover point
• Adjustable volume control
• Speaker and line level inputs
• Auto turn-on/turn-off
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Speaker Placement
+    –
+    –
+    –
+    –
+   –   –   +
+   –   –   +
R          L
Subwoofer out
Right       Left
Right       Left
Right                  Left
Line level – Stereo
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