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2008 GolfLogix suddenly gives very bad measurements

Unit worked fine for about 6 months. now it locks up on occasion and now when I reach the 13th hole of one of our courses it gives hugely wrong measurements. When I'm say 150 out it reads 467 yards out. And will go up not down as I move towards the hole. I have to go to the next hole, take out the batteries, wait a while and put them back in and turn it on again. Even then sometimes it goes right back to where it was. Very frustrating during a tournament. HELP!!

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  • rile88 Apr 17, 2009

    I've had the same problem....twice. I had to reload the courses from my PC and that seemed to reset the software. Still very frustrating while playing.

  • notatmansion May 02, 2009

    My unit acted up the first day I used it...it went beserk after five holes giving ridiculous yardages. I did a download from the GolfLogix webite ( had to that with my husband's unit in Jan.) and tried it again today. Again, five hole so functioning then duplicated yesterday's antics. Have e-mailed Garmin for assistance.

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Restore unit bookmark

Go to the help button in the upper right hand corner of your course manager. There will be a bunch of questions that appear down

the right hand side. The bottom one should say How do I restore my golfgps. Press that, and press the button that comes up that

says restore. With the gps plugged in and turned on, it will quickly move to say that your gps has been restored. Press Ok, and

turn the gps off , count to five, and turn it back on. Reload your courses, and you should be good to go!

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