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Battery replacement now ca't find satellite Garmin c320

I recently replaced the battery in my Garmin street pilot c320. Battery works fine, just can't locate a satellite any more. Has this just become a paper weight.... Any hopes for to correct this?

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  • Anonymous Feb 21, 2009

    I have the same exact issue, I replaced my battery becuse the unit would not stay powered on. I know the antnna in installed correctly and the connections on all the wires are good, It will not locate the satellites, once in a while it will locate them but only with one bar of reception and the device continously re-calculates because it cannot figure out exactly where I am. I tried switching the GPS mode and reseting the device, no luck. My new battery had an extra wire, it was green, I assume it was an un-neccesary ground wire because the factory battery did not have it, I tried using the device with the wire connected and with the wire cut, no difference. My device appears to be a paperweight, furthermore I just purchased updated maps so I am out an additional $69.00, ugh. Any suggestions out there?

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I had the same issue with the only difference that I haven't replaced the battery yet. When my unit can't locate or acquire satellites I change between GPS and WAAS mode. Within 45 seconds my unit successfully locates satellite. After some time if I disconnect unit I might have to switch it back to GPS and so on, and so on, and so on. It worked for me for past 3 months... Hope it will help you...

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