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Cannot get my sat nav to work

I have charged it i cannot get the screen to come on the red light is flashing

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Hi!
A little more information may be of assistance!
However I'll take a guess, is it a Tom Tom? or Evesham? have you used the correct charger for it? these Sat Nav's suffer badly with input voltage transistor/diodes blowing they are so small replacement is virtually impossible. There is a Guy on eBay repairs them for £80ish.
Cheaper to buy new.
Hope this helped.
Press blue button if sorted please.
Paul 'W' U.K.

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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