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We've only had this gps for a year.

And it just stopped working. Is there any one that can fix it or do you just end up buying a new one.

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Hi, Welcome to FixYa! I'm the expert that has chosen your issue to solve.

Garmin will repair this unit for a flat rate repair fee of $125.00 your cost to ship it to them (they pay the shipping to return it). The good news is that when they repair it, they will load the latest software and maps. Since your unit is a year old, the maps database update will cost you around $70.00 anyway. That somewhat lessens the cost of the repair to around $55.00.

Prices on the internet, for a new unit, range wildly from a low of $100 - $280. So, if you decide to go the repair route the link is as follows:

http://www8.garmin.com/support/outofwarranty.html

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