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It can not locate satellite ---it worked fine for a week and then suddenly it says lost satellite and i dont know what else to do i did the master reset and it didnt work--it shows me in kansas where i guess it was manufactured and first turned on --please help

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  • mrmlgm Sep 19, 2008

    did that already nothing happened

  • mrmlgm Sep 19, 2008

    it is not in the simulation mode--do i need to hook it up to the computer and try updating it and if so how do you do that

  • connorjenna Oct 01, 2008

    will not update route, and asks if you want to simulate.



  • lakers73kb8 Nov 07, 2008

    same problem..did you fix it? how?

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Try leaving it on for at least 12 to 20 minutes with a clear view of the sky, so that it can download a new ephemeris from the constellation.

Posted on Sep 19, 2008

  • David Friesen
    David Friesen Sep 19, 2008

    Try an external antenna.



    Make sure the unit is not in "demonstration" or "simulation" mode.

  • David Friesen
    David Friesen Sep 19, 2008

    You can try updating the ephemeris by internet connection, but you'll need to specify the model number and manufacturer to get any more specific help.

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