Sony XBR49X700D Flat Panel Television User Manual

Preventing the TV from Toppling
• Secure the TV to a wall and/or stand.
• Do not allow children to play or climb on furniture and TV
• Avoid placing or hanging items on the TV.
• Never install the TV on:
slippery, unstable and/or uneven surfaces.
furniture that can easily be used as steps, such as a
chest of drawers.
• Install the TV where it cannot be pulled, pushed, or
knocked over.
• Route all AC power cords and connecting cables so that
they are not accessible to curious children.
Recommended Measures to Secure the
Consider the following measures when securing your TV to
a Stand (not supplied).
1 Secure the Stand for the TV.
Make sure the Stand can adequately support the weight
of the TV. Use two angle braces (not supplied) to secure
the stand. For each angle brace use the appropriate
hardware to:
• Attach one side of the angle brace to the wall stud.
• Attach the other side to the Stand.
2 Secure the TV to the Stand.
Use the optional hardware listed as follows (not
• M6 machine screw (screwed into the TV’s rear cover)
• A screw or similar (attach it to the Stand)
• Rope or chain (strong enough to support the weight of
the TV). Make sure that there is no excess slack in the
rope or chain.
The length of the M6 machine screw differs depending
on the rope or chain diameter. Please see below
3 Anchor the TV to the wall by using bolts, wall anchor and
chain (or rope).
Please see below illustration for M6 eye bolt length.
• Securing the TV to the stand without securing the TV and
the stand to the wall provides minimum protection
against the TV toppling over. For further protection, be
sure to follow the three measures recommended.
Angle braces
(not supplied)
Screw hole on the rear cover
M6 machine screw
(not supplied)
Rope or chain (not supplied)
Screw (not supplied)
8-12 mm
Screw M6
TV’s rear cover
Rope or chain
M6 eye bolts (not supplied)
Wall-mount holes
Rope or
chain (not
(not supplied)
8-12 mm
M6 eye bolt
TV’s rear cover