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Start-up loop For some reason whenever I turn the unit on the main screen that says streetpilot comes on then the saftey warning not to use it while driving then when you click ok it goes back to streetpilot 2620 and keeps making the same circle. Is there any way to reset the unit. I know by holding down certain buttons while turning the unit on you get different screens is there any way of making it read and display maps again

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Hold down PAGE, MENU, and FIND then turn unit on to perform a Master Reset. That might do the trick. There are some other undocumented features you might be interested in available here: http://home.socal.rr.com/diverhank/SP26X0UndocumentedFeatures.htm#_Toc144991134 That site also has links to manuals, if you need them.

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please follow these instruction and this should help if not let me know and i willcontinue to get you more information for you
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