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My garmin nuvi 350

My garmin 350 when first turned on stays in the aquiring satalites mode for about 30 to 60 minutes. Then it asks if I am inside or if I have moved since last used. After I answer each question, it works. Whats going on. Please help.

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I have the same problem and tried updating firmware but that didn't seem to help. I tried factory resets and other "fixes" then I read another article on fixya http://www.fixya.com/support/t1100930-nuvi_360_cannot_acquire_sattelite

I followed the advice to put a wire into the external antenna receiver.
I used some torn apart cat 5 ethernet.
By inserting the wire into the middle it started finding satellites.
At this point that seemed to wake my nuvi up and it doesn't need the wire anymore.

Posted on Oct 11, 2008

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