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Garmin Forerunner 405 always shows wrong time/date

How do I change hour and date in Garmin 405 ? Once I had a tip on:cache:sk5SCm5XPkoJ:connect.garmin.com/help;jsessionid=F01245E68CB747E72099DB20D10531AA "Garmin ANT Agent for Mac,

but now I cannot acces this page anymore. Can anyone guide me through a step by step solution ? Thank you !

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  • augcravo Jan 03, 2009

    I know something needs to be reset in it, but I jus don't remember which buttons to push. This procedure makes the Forerunner restart and then the hour/date can be adjusted again. That's all I know for now.

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Turn on the GPS. The forerunner will automatically sync time and date. Make sure the DST is switched to auto. I had the same problem and researched for the answer....which led me here. Turning on my GPS sync'd time and date for me. I hope this helps

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Http://www8.garmin.com/manuals/Forerunner405_OwnersManual.pdf

page 28 of your owners manual indicates it sets itself from a satellite signal , however if you touch and hold menu / settings / time , you have option to set time zone and daylight savings is applicable , that should fix ya up .

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    Rick Byrd Jan 02, 2009

    sorry i wasn't helpful enough , been reading ever since about this , i think i misunderstood about in syncing time from satellite , this usb device it sync's to , when you sinc it to your pc to download your heartrate info , is your computer clock and date accurate ? do you have pc or mac ? do you download the software for this garmin or did it come with a disk ?

  • Rick Byrd
    Rick Byrd Jan 03, 2009


    you said a key word there , something needs reset , view these pictures , the last picture tells how to reset the unit ???











    i'm tempted to call garmin myself , this is ridicules they don't even have plain simple instruction s to set time .
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