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I purchased a Garmin 260 about a year and a half ago. There is no problem with the unit and it works great. The question I have is we have a 30' fifth wheel and sometimes Jill as we cal her takes us the shortest route but not not good when you are pulling 12 thousand pounds behind. Someone told me I can download the RV version into mine. Is that possible? IF not do you have any suggestions.

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Sorry, this is not a solution, I drove my RV in Oregon this past summer, and my Garmin 260W took me on a twisty bumpy pass road which even at 30 MPH or less, tossed my passengers from side to side and up into the air, and told me to turn on an overgrown gravel logging road! When I past that "trail" by, it needed to recalculate a new route.

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Http://www.coolrvtoyz.com/ just check out this link.

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I don't believe there is any RV specific maps for this model. If you need further assistance please let me know. Their are re-routing features, but that isn't what your looking for or referring to. Also please accept and rate my solution accordingly.
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I HAVE THE SAME GARMIN, I HAVE ALL THE LATEST DOWNLOADS FROM THE GARMIN SITE, THERE IS NO RV DOWNLOAD, THERE ARE 2 OPTIONS, FASTEST ROUTE TIME WISE AND HE LEAST NUMBER OF MILES ROUTE. HERE IS A LINK FOR YOUR GARMIN TO THE FACTORY SUPPORT SITE:
https://my.garmin.com/mygarmin/marketing/register.htm

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I don't know of being able to download any rv maps, but there should be an option to show interstate splits as well as road clearance and bridge clearance. I hope this helps.

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Model is different but the system is same
http://gpsinformation.org/dale/Palm/iQue3600.htm
check out the link

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