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Update maps need to update my nuvi 660 just been to france and found that the maps where out of date in the towns can i update for free or will i have to purchase new maps?

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You can get a 1 time update for around $50 at www.garmin.com or 4 updates a year for around $100.
Walmart carries the one time update.

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The voice prompting has gone off my sat nav (nuvi 660) it's just silent when we are driving along


I had this problem when I did a map up-date, it didn't complete right. Try re-installing latest map up-date

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I just bought a HD Garmin Zumo 660. I trying to connect and unlock the maps. I found the serial number, but can't find the product key/coupon code. Any suggestions on where to look?


The Product Key for your map update download can be found in your myGarmin account.
To view the Product Key:
  1. Log in to myGarmin
  2. Click on myMaps
  3. Click on Map Downloads
Your product key should be located on this page.

Oct 23, 2010 | Garmin Nuvi 660 GPS Receiver

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Can u tell me how to download free up dated maps for my garmin nuvi 660 thanks vicki


Hi Vicki, unless your nuvi was first activated and acquired satellite lock in the last 60 days (unlikely as yours was discontinued a long while ago) then you cannot get free map updates, sorry.

For models activated within the last 60 days Garmin offer a free update to the latest maps if the maps already on the product when it was purchased are an older version. After that, all updats must be paid for.

You simply won't find free map updates legally. Accurate maps cost a fortune to produce and update so nobody gives them away, even the few illegal downloads tend not to work and if they do work are likely to be out of date anyway.

The way that Garmin price their map updates, it's often better to simply buy a new Garmin with the maps pre-installed, although I appreciate that's not the answer you hoped for. If you do buy Garmin updates then you can either go for a one-off update, or for additional cost can buy a lifetime update, but it's limited to the lifetime of the device which is only designed to last three years anyway so may be poor value if you buy the lifetime update and your machine then dies of wear or old age.

Sep 29, 2010 | Garmin Nuvi 660 GPS Receiver

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I have borrowed a nuvi 660 Euro, will it navigate


You can zoom the map out and then use your finger to navigate the map to France. When you are hovering over France zoom into a city and see if there is any detailed coverage.

You can also go into the "Where to?" menu and select A point of interest category. Then click the near button at the bottom of the screen and choose a location in France. Then complete the search and you should see POI's for that area.

If it does not have France you can get it at a good price here. Garmin Europe Mapping
Have fun in France

Jul 14, 2010 | Garmin Nuvi 660 GPS Receiver

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Is there a site that i can use to update garmin maps for free


Download from here http://www8.garmin.com/products/webupdater/howtoinstall.jsp
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I just got a Garmin Nuvi 660 and cannot figure out how to charge the unit. Help!!!!

Jul 17, 2009 | Garmin Nuvi 660 GPS Receiver

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Old out of date maps


Hi I had this problem with a christmas present. I contacted Garmin gave then details of where bought etc and true to their word they sent me a new map update.
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Corrupted the software


It depends on how the files were corrupted. If the source of the corruption is not physical or magnetic damage to the memory chip where the software is stored, you should be able to reinstall the operating system software and the new maps right from your own PC.

First I would recommend going to the Nuvi 660 page in the Garmin website, look for the link to "downloads and updates", and download the most recent software update. The update is free.

Once you have done that, try reinstalling your maps. You can only load Garmin maps into your Nuvi.

If you are in the US and your memory storage is not damaged, I can update your GPS and install the map for you if you prefer.

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Have you updated the software since you purchased the unit? If not, go to Garmin's site, download WebUpdater and check to see if there is an update to the unit's software. If so, download this and see if it helps. If not, try downloading the same version of the software again. This might help also.

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