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How to remove the battery on a garmin nuvi 1240

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SOURCE: Remove a map to make space on my garmin nuvi 205

I would reset the whole unit to factory specs & then load map.

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SOURCE: i have garmin nuvi 750 my battery is dead. How do

Are you sure it's dead? Often times, if the battery is allowed to become completely depleted, it will not accept a charge via cigar charger. Connect the GPS overnight to your computer via the USB cable, then see if the battery took the charge. If by chance the battery will no longer accept a charge, contact Garmin Customer Support below:

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SOURCE: replace a battery in garmin nuvi 650

Batteries are not replaceable.

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SOURCE: Replacing battery in Garmin Nuvi 650

I discovered a video on how to replace the Nuvi 650 battery. Hope this helps, Rob

Posted on Mar 23, 2010

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SOURCE: how do I replace the battery on a garmin nuvi

Hello,

visit the link below, the link is a video that shows how to replace your GPS battery. Wait for the video to load and that's all.

http://www.wonderhowto.com/how-to-replace-battery-garmin-nuvi-gps-unit-292805/

Good luck.

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A hard reset (or Clear All User Data) has been known to resolve unit quirks and strange behavior. It's generally recommended to perform it after a firmware update but is not required by any means. However, if you're seeing quirks and strange behavior with your unit after the firmware update, it is a good idea to do a hard reset of the unit.

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The Hard Reset procedure has been known to delete your Favorites, so back them up beforehand.

  1. From the Nuvi drive, copy '/Garmin/GPX/current.gpx' to a backup location on your computer.
  2. After the hard reset, copy your backed up 'current.gpx' from your computer back to the '/Garmin/GPX/' folder on the Nuvi, but be sure to rename it 'temp.gpx'.
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Perform the Hard Reset:

*Note that this will clear all user selected settings on the unit

  1. Power the unit off.
  2. Remove the battery and wait several minutes.
  3. Install the battery.
  4. Press and hold (and continue to hold) the bottom-right corner of the screen while powering the unit on.
  5. Continue to hold the screen until the "Do you want to erase all user data?" prompt appears.
  6. Press "yes" and the unit will reboot. This resets all your location settings and user preferences.

If possible after the hard reset, let the unit sit outdoors in the open for about 30 minutes or so to let the unit re-acquire the satellite almanac data.


You have now performed a hard reset of your Garmin Nuvi 1240 series GPS unit.

I hope that helps.
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