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Garmin Edge 305 HRM problem

My husband and I both have a Garmin Edge 305 for cycling. We both wear the heart rate monitor. Mine has worked perfectly for a year but recently it has been sporadic and today I did not wear the chest strap but my Garmin was picking up his heart rate when we rode side by side. After the ride, I took mine far away from his and tried to "sensor pair" again so that my unit would pick up my heart rate. Now I can't get anything but his heart rate on my unit. Is there any way to cure this?

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  • anniebikes Feb 16, 2009

    additional info...I have replaced the battery on my unit, gotten far away from his unit and "paired" again, all to no avail. I know my Garmin unit is working for heart rate as it picks up his heartrate. There has to be a pairing problem between my strap and my unit as I know my unit works! Very frustrating. I have also tried turning off the accessories in the unit, powering down, then turning the unit back on, pairing again, and no luck. Help, please!!!

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Try to pair his unit with your strap and it won't work, you have a bad strapl

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