On this page you find the KIDdesigns DF-M9 manual.
Please read the instructions in this operator manual carefully before using the product.
If you have any questions about your that are not answered in the manual, please share your question in the troubleshooting section on the buttom of this page.
NOTE: ADJUST iPod VOLUME
TO AVOID DISTORTION
Using the product
Thank you for purchasing this product. Designed to work with
your iPod/MP3 player or any audio device, this system provides
high quality audio that invites your music to come out and play.
Please read the instructions carefully before operating the unit
and keep for future reference.
1. Push to open the battery compartment door located on the
bottom of the unit.
2. Insert 4 “AA” (LR6) batteries (not included), checking that
the + and – ends of the batteries match the drawing inside
the battery compartment. We recommend the use of alkaline
batteries for longer life.
3. Close the compartment cover.
For Best Performance
• Do not mix old and new batteries.
• Do not mix alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable
• Make sure you dispose of batteries properly (see your local
Listening to an iPod/iPad/MP3 player
or other audio device
1. Plug the attached audio patchcord located on the back of
the unit into the headphone or Line-out Jack on your iPod
or other audio device.
2. Turn on your iPod/iPad/MP3 player or other audio device
and activate its play mode.
3. Switch the On/Off switch located on the back of the unit to
ON. Set desired volume on the audio device.
4. Remember to turn unit and audio device OFF when not in
use to save batteries.
NOTE: Connected iPhones can create audio interference
noise when a call is received. Turn on Airplane mode
to disable phone while playing music.
• Place the unit away from sources of direct sunlight or
• Protect your furniture when placing your unit on a natural
wood and lacquered finish.
• Clean your unit with a soft cloth moistened only with mild
soap and water. Stronger cleaning agents, such as Benzine,
thinner or similar materials can mar the surface.
NOTE: THIS UNIT DOES
NOT CHARGE iPOD
Limited 90-Day Warranty
eKids warrants this product to be free from defects in workmanship and
materials, under normal use and conditions, for a period of 90 days from
the date of original purchase.
Should this product fail to function in a satisfactory manner, it is best to
first return it to the store where it was originally purchased. Should this fail
to resolve the matter and service still be required by reason of any defect
or malfunction during the warranty period, eKids will repair or, at its
discretion, replace this product without charge (except for a $7.00 charge
for handling, packing, return UPS/postage, and insurance). This decision
is subject to verification of the defect or malfunction upon delivery of this
product to the Factory Service Center listed below. The product must
include proof of purchase, including date of purchase. The fee for service
without proof of purchase is
$15.00. Before returning this product for service, please first replace the
batteries (if applicable) with fresh ones, as exhausted or defective batteries
are the most common cause of problems encountered.
If service is still required:
1. Remove the batteries (if applicable) and pack the unit in a well padded,
heavy corrugated box.
Enclose a photocopy of your sales receipt, credit card statement, or
other proof of the date of purchase, if within the warranty period.
Enclose a check or money order payable to the order of eKids, for the sum
of $7.00 ($15.00 without proof of purchase).
4. Send the unit prepaid and insured, to the Factory Service Center listed
Consumer Repair Department
SDI Technologies Inc.
1330 Goodyear Drive
El Paso, TX 79936-6420
Disclaimer of Warranty
NOTE: This warranty is valid only if the product is used for the purpose for
which it was designed. It does not cover (i) products which have been
damaged by negligence or willful actions, misuse or accident, or which
have been modified or repaired by unauthorized persons; (ii) cracked or
broken cabinets, or units damaged by excessive heat; (iii) damage to digital
media players, CD’s or tape cassettes (if applicable); (iv) the cost of shipping
this product to the Factory Service Center and its return to the owner.
This warranty is valid only in the United States of America and does not
extend to owners of the product other than to the original purchaser. In
no event will eKids or any of its affiliates, contractors, resellers, their officers,
directors, shareholders, members or agents be liable to you or any third
party for any consequential or incidental damages, any lost profits, actual,
exemplary or punitive damages. (Some states do not allow limitations on
implied warranties or exclusion of consequential damages, so these
restrictions may not apply to you.) This warranty gives you specific legal
rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
Your acknowledgement and agreement to fully and completely abide by
the above mentioned disclaimer of warranty is contractually binding to you
upon your transfer of currency (money order, cashier's check, or credit