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Gps wont work it is frozen

I only used the gps once and it worked fine. The second time it said error and the screen froze. I took out the map chip, unplugged it and waited and a few moments. It still is froze. Please help. Thank you, sprinkler

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Re: gps wont work it is frozen

Well Sprinkler, I have one also and had a similar problem. But I took SD card out and Batt. for 1 hole day and put back in first the batt and tried power up and it come on. I think my SD card caused the problem. Hope this helps!

Posted on Sep 21, 2007

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