vtech Take Along Tunes Radio User Guide

vtech Take Along Tunes Radio


Thank you for purchasing the Take Along Tunes Radio!This baby boombox themed music player is great way to introduce little one to the world of music! Press the instrument buttons to hear musical instruments, turn the dial to learn about animals and numbers and turn the music disc to listen to different music.


  • One Take Along Tunes Radio
  • One Parent’s Guide

WARNINGAll packing materials, such as tape, plastic sheets, packaging locks, removable tags, cable ties, cords and packaging screws are not part of this toy, and should be discarded for your child’s safety.NOTE: Please keep this Parent`s Guide as it contains important information.NOTE: This toy is not intended for teething.Removing the Packaging Locks:

  1. Rotate the packaging locks anticlockwise 90 degrees.
  2. Pull out the packaging locks and discard.



1. Make sure the unit is turned OFF.2. Locate the battery cover on the back of the unit. Use a screwdriver to loosen the screw and remove the cover.3. Remove old batteries by pulling up on one end of each battery.4. Install 2 new AAA (AM-4/LR03) batteries following the diagram inside the battery box. (The use of new alkaline batteries is recommended for maximum performance).5. Replace the battery cover and tighten the screw to secure the battery cover.

WARNING: Adult assembly required for battery installation. Keep batteries out of reach of children.


• Insert batteries with the correct polarity (+ and -).• Do not mix old and new batteries.• Do not mix alkaline, standard (carbon-zinc) or rechargeable batteries.• Only batteries of the same or equivalent type as recommended are to be used.• Do not short-circuit the supply terminals.• Remove batteries during long periods of non-use.• Remove exhausted batteries from the toy.• Dispose of batteries safely. Do not dispose of batteries in fire.


• Remove rechargeable batteries from the toy before charging.• Rechargeable batteries are only to be charged under adult supervision.• Do not charge non-rechargeable batteries.

Disposal of batteries and product

The crossed-out wheelie bin symbols on products and batteries, or on their respective packaging, indicates they must not be disposed of in domestic waste as they contain substances that can be damaging to the environment and human health.The chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb, where marked, indicate that the battery contains more than the specified value of mercury (Hg), cadmium (Cd) or lead (Pb) set out in Battery Directive (2006/66/EC).The solid bar indicates that the product was placed on the market after 13th August, 2005.Help protect the environment by disposing of your product or batteries responsibly.  VTech® cares for the planet.Care for the environment and give your toy a second life by disposing of it at a small electricals collection point so all its materials can be recycled.

In the UK:Visit www.recyclenow.com to see a list of collection points near you.In Australia & New Zealand:Check with you local council for kerbside collections.


  1. On/Off/Volume SwitchTo turn the unit On, slide the On/Off/ Volume Switch to the Low Volume( ) position or the High Volume( ) position. To turn the unit Off, slide the On/Off/Volume Switch to the Off ( ) position.
  2. AUTOMATIC SHUT-OFFTo preserve battery life, the Take Along Tunes Radio will automatically power down after approximately 45 seconds without input. The unit can only be turned on again by pressing the instrument buttons, or by turning the animal dial or the music disc.

Note: If the unit powers down whilst playing, please install a new set of batteries.


  1. Instrument ButtonsPress the Instrument Buttons to learn instrument names and sounds. The light will flash with the sounds.
  2. Animal DialTurn the Animal Dial to learn animal names, animal sounds, numbers and counting. When a melody is playing, turn the dial to hear animal sounds on the top of the melody. The light will flash with the sounds.
  3. Music DiscTurn the Music Disc to hear playful songs and melodies. When a song or melody is playing, turn the Music Disc to hear fun sounds on the top of the song or melody. The light will flash with the sounds.


  • Song 1Let’s dance to the music, move your body to the beat. Sing with the music and tap your feet.Wiggle, wiggle, shake it, shake it, dancin’ n’ movin’!Come on everybody, let’s get groovin’!
  • Song 2One, two, three, four and five, It’s time to come alive,Tap, snap, and clap along!Tap the beat with your feet!
  • Song 3I play songs and music, We can sing together.


(Country Music)

1. Oats, Peas, Beans and Barley Grow2. Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze3. Diddle Diddle Dumpling4. Hey Diddle Diddle5. Where Has My Little Dog Gone6. Old MacDonald7. Aiken Drum8. On Top Of Old Smokey9. One Man Went To Mow10. Do You Know the Muffin Man?11. Here We Go Round The Mulberry Bush12. Little Bo Peep13. Looby Loo14. Skip to My Lou15. Bicycle Made For Two

(Pop Music)

16. Entertainer17. Toyland18. Yankee Doodle19. Alphabet Song20. Bingo21. Glow Worm22. Au Clair de la Lune23. For He’s A Jolly Good Fellow24. MacNamara’s Band25. Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat26. Humpty Dumpty27. Riddle Song28. Pat-a-cake29. Polly Put the Kettle On30. Hickory Dickory Dock


1. Keep the unit clean by wiping it with a slightly damp cloth.2. Keep the unit out of direct sunlight and away from any direct heat sources.3. Remove the batteries if the unit will not be in use for an extended period of time.4. Do not drop the unit on hard surfaces and do not expose the unit to moisture or water.


If for some reason the program/activity stops working or malfunctions, please follow these steps:

1. Please turn the unit OFF.2. Interrupt the power supply by removing the batteries.3. Let the unit stand for a few minutes, then replace the batteries.4. Turn the unit ON. The unit should now be ready to play with again.5. If the product still does not work, install a brand new set of batteries.

If the problem persists, please contact our Consumer Services Department and a service representative will be happy to help you

Visit our website for more information about our products, downloads, resources and more.www.vtech.co.ukwww.vtech.com.au


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