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GPS problems wit a Garmin Forerunner 405

Hi, I have received yesterday a brand new garmin forerunner 405 and I am currently facing GPS problems. When tracking for satelites the garmin is not able to find any (the GPS signal has of cource been switched to ON). The garmin has only found satelites one time and that was yesterday morning. What can I do or should I do? Many thanks in advance. Ralph Lodder

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The instructions say touch and hold GPS and to go outside away from tall buildings and to remain stationary for several minutes. Not really sure what their definition of several minutes is guess thats their way of saying "sit still for as long as it takes." If that doesnt work I would get in touch with Garmin. 1-800-800-1020

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