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Wrong street numbers

The street numbers are showing up 3 miles down the road from where they should be.

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  • swdgps Jan 13, 2009

    Yes, I ran it through TomTom Home before and after using the GPS, and the numbers were still 3 miles off. I also went through the process on the TomTom website of checking for errors, and it said that there were none.

  • GetURFIX May 11, 2010

    Did you update your maps and run the device through TomTom Home before using?

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This sounds like a more advanced mapping error in itself. It could be possible the mapping data is incorrect, or has been corrected, but not yet incorporated within new map updates. You've taken all the right steps to correct it on your own so your next best bet is to verify the inaccuracy with TomTom. Perhaps borrow a friend's TomTom and if their street names are accurate, your device might simply be defective, in which case you can request a new unit.

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