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My garmin c340 will no longer connect to satellite

The unit is over a year old, has worked fine up to now. stuck on a map screen but displayes connecting to satellite - same msg for days. Unit is outside and has antena for the car. I have tried the hard reset with no results.

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  • cpuruquita Apr 15, 2009

    it is always looking for satelliteas

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Try updating at Garmin Here
This can resolve sat problems
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