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The Bose 901 Series VI Direct/Reflecting Speaker System  
Owner’s Guide  
Brugervejledning  
Bedienungsanleitung  
Guía del usuario  
Notice d’utilisation  
Manuale d’istruzioni  
Gebruiksaanwijzing  
Bruksanvisning  
Safety Information  
WARNING: To reduce the risk of fire or electric shock, do not expose the system to rain or  
moisture.  
WARNING: The apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or splashing, and objects filled with  
liquids, such as vases, shall not be placed on the apparatus. As with any electronic products, use  
care not to spill liquids into any part of the system. Liquids can cause a failure and/or a fire hazard.  
CAUTION  
These CAUTION marks are located on the bottom of your 901® active equalizer:  
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 system enclosure that may be  
of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock.  
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle, as marked on the system, is intended to alert the  
user to the presence of important operating and maintenance instructions in this owner’s guide.  
CAUTION: To prevent electric shock, match wide blade of plug to wide slot, insert fully.  
Note: Where the mains plug or appliance coupler is used as the disconnect device, such discon-  
nect device shall remain readily operable.  
Additional safety information  
See the additional instructions on the Important Safety Information page enclosed with this  
owner’s guide.  
Please read this owner’s guide  
Please take the time to follow this owner’s guide carefully. It will help you set up and oper-  
ate your system properly, and enjoy all of its advanced features. Save your owner’s guide for  
future reference.  
For your records  
Serial numbers are located on the bottom panel of each 901 speaker and on the back of the  
active equalizer.  
Loudspeaker Serial Numbers:_______________________________________________________  
Active equalizer Serial Number: _____________________________________________________  
Dealer name: _____________________________________________________________________  
Dealer phone: _______________________ Purchase date: _____________________________  
We suggest you keep your sales slip and warranty card together with this owner’s guide.  
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Contents  
Where to find…  
Contents  
Where to find… ............................................................................................................. 3  
Warranty period............................................................................................................. 3  
Customer service .......................................................................................................... 3  
Setting Up  
Before you begin........................................................................................................... 4  
Unpacking the cartons.................................................................................................. 4  
System compatibility..................................................................................................... 5  
Choose the support for your speakers.......................................................................... 6  
Choosing the location for your speakers ...................................................................... 6  
Speaker connections..................................................................................................... 8  
Equalizer connections................................................................................................... 9  
Testing the speakers and equalizer............................................................................. 12  
Using other equipment................................................................................................ 13  
Using your 901® Series VI speaker system  
Playing your speakers................................................................................................. 14  
Adjusting the sound .................................................................................................... 15  
Equalizer compatibility ................................................................................................ 16  
Connecting additional speakers.................................................................................. 16  
Maintaining Your 901 speaker system  
Cleaning your speakers............................................................................................... 17  
Troubleshooting........................................................................................................... 17  
Product Information  
Technical information .................................................................................................. 18  
Accessories................................................................................................................. 18  
Bose Corporation......................................................................................inside back cover  
Warranty period  
Customer service  
The Bose® 901 speakers and active equalizer are covered by a limited 5-year transferable  
warranty. Details of the warranty are provided on the warranty card that came with your  
system. Please fill out the information section on the card and mail it to Bose Corporation.  
For additional help in solving problems, contact Bose customer service. See the inside back  
cover for Bose customer service offices and phone numbers.  
A free booklet is available: Guide to Optional System Connections for Bose 901® Direct/  
Reflecting® Speaker Systems. Ask for part number 149393.