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How to unlock garmin nuvi 660 gps system

I got this gps froma friend and it is locked he doesnt remember the password and i cant seem to figure it out..hence i cannot use it how do i unlock it

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  • latinacila Dec 14, 2008

    how to unlock Garmin StreetPilot c550 GPS Receiver, i forgot my password

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    I bought my Garmin c550 off of Ebay..It worked great for about 3 weeks. Then one day I tried to use it and was asking for a security code. The person i bought it from refuses to reply to my numerous emails...Can anyone help???

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Have your friend drive the unit back to the location where he set the PIN and it will automatically unlock once it picks up satellite signals. You can then enter a new PIN into the unit.

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