Question about GPS
Hi, I bought a Harman Kardon GPS-500 on ebay a while ago. I saw on HK website they had a Rom Update for this model. I installed it and boom! Nothing works anymore. Everytime I start the GPS it will show the usual first screen and then the warning screen appears like above the first and it freezes right there. I tried many things but nothing works. I called and emailed both canadian and USA customer support but since the GPS was bought used on ebay, they don't mind your problems. I even offered to pay for repair but they don't want to mess with me. I'm out of solutions now. I'd like to be able to bring it back to the original factory settings so I can have my GPS back. Can someone help me ?
There is a pin hole on the bottom right hand side that resets all settings to factory defaults. My HK GPS 500 did the same thing and I reset it and now it's working fine. This usually happens when the battery gets low. A paper clip will work good. Just don't push too hard. You can feel the switch click with a lite push.
Posted on Jul 30, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 07, 2014 | Harman Multimedia Harman Kardon HK 3490...
Mar 30, 2014 | Harman Multimedia AVR 145 Receiver
Nov 30, 2012 | Harman Kardon Harman HK 990 Amplifier
Jun 29, 2011 | Harman Kardon GPS500 GPS Receiver
Dec 23, 2010 | Harman Kardon HK19.5 Computer Speakers
Sep 10, 2010 | Harman Multimedia Harman Kardon Guide+Play...
Jul 21, 2017 | GPS
Jul 21, 2017 | GPS
353 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: