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Garmin 680 -cannot acquire satellites

My Garmin 680 has been acquiring satellites for 3 weeks now. The resert did not work. Help!! Hello,
I have Nuvi 680. I too have the same problem with Aquiring the satellite. I tried all the solutions that are suggested on Garmin support, but still not working. Do any one of you got resolved this problem. Mu car charged cord is new one

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  • The Rock13 Dec 30, 2008

    how would you go about replacing the antenna one one of these units?

  • Anonymous Jan 01, 2009

    680 not acquiring sats anymore.

  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2009

    How does one replace the antennna?

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2009

    My wife has the same problem even when resetting.....still working on it

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Try this and see if it fixes your problem...first disable bluetooth then follow these steps....

1. Power off the unit.

2. HOLD down the power button and you will see "Pre Boot Mode" appear on the lower part of the display. KEEP HOLDING the power button down and the display will flicker, do this until the pre boot mode message disappears. This seems to take a long time (60 seconds at least).

3. Once the pre boot mode message disappears release the power button and your device will perform some activites to recover from the problem.

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If a factory reset does not work, your antenna will need to be replaced.
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Posted on Oct 28, 2008

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