Manual was just as described!!! I odered it and in less than a day was able to download it and the text was clear and pages were all complete just as the original manual was. Purcashed this for a friend and they were more than happy. Perfect all around!
The Service Manual was just as expected, complete with schematics and I was able to download it in less than an hour after I ordered it. The only problem with these is that the schematics are hard to read due to the small font. I could remedy this by printing them on a larger printer.
Text excerpt from page 8 (click to view)
2. Insert a MD (either record/playback or playback only type) 3. After TOC reading, press [MD / ] button.
4. Press [STOP ] button. If an error is found, a self-diagnostic key appears on the display. If several errors are found, the display shows these keys when [STOP ] button is pressed repeatedly. (Ex.: MD F15 - MD F26 F22). If no error is found, only the message, "TEST" appears on the display.