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Only have the tom tom and the car charger. Do I need to mount it

Do I need to mount it on the car or can I place it on the dashboard.
Going on a trip, have never used it before and have the permanent mount in my car which I will be using a rented car and can't find the suction mount.
So my question is. Can i HAVE it placed on the dash board plugged into the cigarette lighter etc. etc.

Feel stupid but got this at Christmas and I am computer/this type of thing illiterate. Ha
Please get back to me ASAP

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Go down and get one of those bags to put on the dash.

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