ACURITE 75173 Intelli-Time Digital Clock Instruction Manual

Intelli-Time®Digital Clockmodel 75173Instruction Manual

Questions? Contact Customer Support or email [email protected]SAVE THIS MANUAL FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.

Congratulations on your new AcuRite product. To ensure the best possible product performance, please read this manual in its entirety and retain it for future reference.

Unpacking InstructionsRemove the protective film that is applied to the LCD screen prior to using this product. Locate the tab and peel it off to remove it.

Package Contents

  1. Digital clock
  2. Instruction Manual


Features & Benefits

 1. Intelli-Time®  Clock  8. DOWN Button
 2. AM/PM Indicator  9. TIME ZONE Button
 3. Time Zone Indicator  10. RESET Button  Fullreset to factory defaults
 4. Daylight Saving Time Indicator  11.  DST OLD/NEW/OFF Switchfor DST setup preferences.
 5. Integrated Hang Hole  For easy wall mounting.  12. Battery Compartment
 6. SET Button  13. Intelli-Time®  Battery   Compartment
 7. UP Button  14. Fold-Out Stands


Install or Replace Batteries

  1. Remove the battery compartment cover.
  2. Insert 4 x AA alkaline batteries into the battery compartment, as shown.Follow the polarity (+/-) diagram in the battery compartment.
  3. Replace the battery cover.

PLEASE DISPOSE OF OLD OR DEFECTIVE BATTERIES IN AN ENVIRONMENTALLY SAFE WAY AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH YOUR LOCAL LAWS  AND REGULATIONS. BATTERY SAFETY: Clean the battery contacts and also those of the device prior to battery installation. Remove batteries from equipment that is not to be used for an extended period of time. Follow the polarity (+/-) diagram in the battery compartment. Promptly remove dead batteries from the device. Dispose of used batteries properly. Only batteries of the same or equivalent type as recommended are to be used. DO NOT incinerate used batteries. DO NOT dispose of batteries in fire, as batteries may explode or leak. DO NOT mix old and new batteries or types of batteries (alkaline/standard). DO NOT use rechargeable batteries. DO NOT recharge non-rechargeable batteries. DO NOT short-circuit the supply terminals.

Intelli-Time® ClockIntelli-Time clock and calendar are pre-programmed to the correct time and date and updated automatically for Daylight Saving Time. All you need to do is select your time zone using the “TIME ZONE” button.

Set the Time & DateSet the time zone (HAST, AKST, PST, MST, CST, EST, AST) by pressing the “TIME ZONE” button, located on the back of the clock. The Time Zone selected is indicated on the clock display.Set the Daylight Saving Time preference (NEW, OLD, OFF) using the DST switch, located on the back of the clock. If you live in an area that observes Daylight Saving Time,  DST should be set to “NEW”, even if it is not currently Daylight Saving Time. While DST is being observed, “Daylight ST” is indicated on the clock display.Press and hold the “SET” button for 3 seconds to enter SET MODE. Once in SET MODE the preference you are currently setting will blink on the clock.To adjust the currently selected (flashing) item, press and release the “UP” or “DOWN“ buttons (press and HOLD to fast adjust).To save your adjustments, press and release the “SET” button to adjust the next preference. The preference order is as follows:

CLOCK HOUR (Please note AM/PM indicator)CLOCK MINUTECALENDAR MONTHCALENDAR DATECALENDAR YEARYou will automatically exit SET MODE if no buttons are pressed for 15 seconds.Enter SET MODE any time by pressing and holding the “SET” button for 3 seconds.


Using the Digital ClockTo view the MONTH/DATE/YEAR, press and release the “SET” button. Press the “SET” button again to display time. If no buttons are pressed after 15 seconds the display will automatically display time again.


The clock is too dark, hard toread, or doesn’t work • Reset the unit by pressing the reset button located on the back of the clock. This will reset the clock to the original factory settings. Time and date will need to be entered after a reset.

If your AcuRite product does not operate properly after trying the troubleshooting steps, contact Customer Support or email [email protected].

Care & Maintenance

Clock CareClean with a soft, damp cloth. Do not use caustic cleaners or abrasives. Keep away from dust, dirt and moisture. Clean ventilation ports regularly with a gentle puff of air.

Replace Intelli-Time Clock BatteryIntelli-Time technology is powered by a pre-installed coin-cell battery that stores the time and date settings. The battery has a shelf life of several years. Time and date will need to be entered after replacing the Intelli-Time battery. To replace the Intelli-Time battery:

  1. Locate the coin cell battery compartment door inside the battery compartment of the clock. Unscrew and remove the compartment cover.
  2. Insert 1 x CR2032 coin cell battery into the battery compartment, as shown.Install battery with “+” positive terminal facing right.
  3. Screw in the battery cover.


POWER 4 x AA alkaline batteries (not included)1 x CR2032 coin cell battery (included)

FCC Information

This device complies with part 15 of FCC rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:

  1. This device may NOT cause harmful interference, and
  2. This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

WARNING: Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.NOTE: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.NOTE: The manufacturer is not responsible for any radio or TV interference caused by unauthorized modifications to this equipment.Such modifications could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.This device complies with Industry Canada licence-exempt RSS standard(s).

Customer SupportAcuRite customer support is committed to providing you with best-in-class service. For assistance, please have the model number of this product available and contact us in any  of the following ways:

[email protected]

Visit us at

► Installation Videos ► Register your Product
► Instruction Manuals ► Support User Forum
► Replacement Parts ► Submit Feedback & Ideas


PRODUCT REGISTRATIONRegister online to receive 1-year warranty protection

Limited 1-Year Warranty

AcuRite is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chaney Instrument Company. For purchases of AcuRite products, AcuRite provides the benefits and services set forth herein.For purchases of Chaney products, Chaney provides the benefits and services set forth herein. We warrant that all products we manufacture under this warranty are of good material and workmanship and, when properly installed and operated, will be free of defects for a period of one year from the date of purchase.Any product which, under normal use and service, is proven to breach the warranty contained herein within ONE YEAR from date of sale will, upon examination by us, and at our sole option, be repaired or replaced by us. Transportation costs and charges for returned goods shall be paid for by the purchaser. We hereby disclaim all responsibility for such transportation costs and charges.This warranty will not be breached, and we will give no credit for products that have received normal wear and tear not affecting the functionality of the product, been damaged (including by acts of nature), tampered, abused, improperly installed, or repaired or altered by others than our authorized representatives.Remedy for breach of this warranty is limited to repair or replacement of the defective item(s). If we determine that repair or replacement is not feasible, we may, at our option,  refund the amount of the original purchase price.THE ABOVE-DESCRIBED WARRANTY IS THE SOLE WARRANTY FOR THE PRODUCTS AND IS EXPRESSLY IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES,  EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. ALL OTHER WARRANTIES OTHER THAN THE EXPRESS WARRANTY SET FORTH HEREIN ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY  DISCLAIMED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY AND THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS  FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

We expressly disclaim all liability for special, consequential, or incidental damages, whether arising in tort or by contract from any breach of this warranty. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.We further disclaim liability from personal injury relating to its products to the extent permitted by law. By acceptance of any of our products, the purchaser assumes all liability for the consequences arising from their use or misuse. No person, firm or corporation is authorized to bind us to any other obligation or liability in connection with the sale of our products. Furthermore, no person, firm or corporation is authorized to modify or waive the terms of this warranty unless done in writing and signed by a duly authorized agent of ours.In no case shall our liability for any claim relating to our products, your purchase, or your use thereof, exceed the original purchase price paid for the product.

Applicability of PolicyThis Return, Refund, and Warranty Policy apply only to purchases made in the United States and Canada. For purchases made in a country other than the United States or Canada, please consult the policies applicable to the country in which you made your purchase. Additionally, this Policy applies only to the original purchase of our products. We do cannot and do not offer any return, refund, or warranty services if you buy products used or from resale sites such as eBay or Craigslist.Governing LawThis Return, Refund, and Warranty Policy is governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Wisconsin.Any dispute relating to this Policy shall be brought exclusively in the federal or state courts having jurisdiction in Walworth County, Wisconsin; and purchaser consents to jurisdiction within the State of Wisconsin.

It’s more than accurate, it’sAcuRite offers an extensive assortment of precision instruments, designed to provide you with information you can depend on toPlan your day with confidence™©Chaney Instrument Co. All rights reserved. AcuRite is a registered trademark of the Chaney Instrument Co., Lake Geneva, WI 53147. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners. AcuRite uses patented technology. Visit for details.Printed in China75173 INST 110920


[xyz-ips snippet=”download-snippet”]