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Magellan RoadMate 700 GPS does not work properly

Hi there may be u can help me. My Magellan RoadMate 700 does not work properly, it freezes some times and the touch screen does not work properly for example if i select one alfabet than it selects the one next to it the antena just came off and also it shuts off automatically if u touch the power cord or even if the vehicle goes through some bumps or if the GPS moves from its mounting position, it makes it so difficult specially when you are travelling and near your distination and then it suddenly shuts off. i have been looking for a GPS repair shop for long time but no luck. I am not sure if you will be able to help me but at least if you can let me know if there is any GPS repair shop in Orange County California.Thank You. Mayur Chauhan.

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    I have the same problem with my Magellan Roadmate 700. I bought mine in 2005 for $ 400 and have been using it almost regularly for three years as a substitute teacher in 2 districts. Recently it has been shutting itself off and causing me a lot of problems. I took it with me to Tucson, Arizona and I was miserably lost because it just shut off just before I needed to make an important turn.I live in California and is looking for a repair center closeby. Got a solution for me?



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It seems that Magellan is not good with the power connectors on their units, I believe the problem is with the power adapter plugged into the cradle. Sorry I have no information about a repair center. Usually for an absorbent amount of money, Magellan will repair.

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