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My GPS receiver cannot switch on. The battery is fully charged. When i press the ON button, it keeps blinking searching for satellite but when i release the button, it will turned off. what should i do?

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  • syanaf Jun 19, 2009

    I already check with voltage meter and the output is too low. but when i charge it, it will goes off by 5 minutes. seems like the battery is fully charged. now it cannot switch ON at all.

  • syanaf Jul 10, 2009

    Its not over charged. It seems to be ON all the time. I checked with voltage meter and the reading is really low. I just bought it around 4 months ago from ebay UK. and its hard for me to return it back as i live far away from UK. maybe im not lucky enough..



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It could be over charged. You can either leave it in the GPS for several days, or find out the voltage and hook up the corresponding number of light bulbs (Flashlight or LEDs) to drain it. If you have a voltage meter try checking the volts and amps being output, this should match your batteries specifications.

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  • vbot808 Jun 21, 2009

    I don't suppose it's still under warranty? Sounds like a circuit problem.



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