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Magellan 2200T will not accept charge

I have tried the AC adaptor and the unit will not accept power or charge, also with the car adaptor the light on the adaptor indicates the adaptor works, however when I plug it into the GPS the light goes out and the GPS will still not turn on or accept charge. I have tried the reset and that does not work...the unit now has no battery power left and I am unable to turn it on at all.
Anyone know how to fix this or if it is even fixable, I have only had it for a year and a half. worked great before this.My Magellan Roadmate 2200T will not turn on or charge. I got a low battery signal and then nothing. How do I know if it is the unit or the charger?

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Hi

The firmware needs to be updated .After updating the firmware reset it , if still it gives the same message then its definetly the issue with the battery and that needs to be replaced.

Please accept the solution and revert for further clarifications .

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Rylee

Posted on Mar 15, 2009

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    Rylee Smith Mar 15, 2009

    As per the Magellan manual ; the battery in your Magellan RoadMate 2200T will stop charging when the ambient temperature is less than 32°F (0°C) or more than 113°F (45°C). I would suggest you not to replace the battery yourself. Please contact Magellan Technical Support for issues related to the battery.Also check the manual for any assitance.



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The light on the charger is not supposed to go out and presents a a hardware issue in the gps, since it doesn't work at all or take any charge there is probably a shortcircuit or similiar that would require repairs and inspection. How is warranty? please use your warranty and contact the manufacturer or your dealer for repairs.

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I suspect the battery is shorted. or there is a short inside the unit... have you tried charging it overnite ?

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