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My 2730 would not calibrate. I saw this on a forum and it worked like a charm.

1) Fill a bowl or sink with warm water and a small amount of neutral soap. AJAX worked for me!!!!
2) Turn the SP2xxx screen down towards the water and immerse the front of the unit in the water.
3) Using a *soft* toothbrush, *gently* clean around the frame edges of the screen. With care, the soft bristles should dislodge any foreign object that may have become lodged between the screen and the unit case.
4) Rinse the front of the unit under running water.
5) Gently dry the outside of the unit with a soft towel or cloth.
6) If desired, leave the unit in a warm airing cupboard overnight to completely dry out.

Hook up the unit and try it out! All reports I've read elsewhere reported that the touch screen worked again after this process. If it fails, you were going to send it back to Garmin anyway so you haven't lost anything by trying it. This worked and I plugged it in right after with hair drying on cool for a couple minutes.

Posted on Aug 19, 2009

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This worked for me. The important thing is to wait until the unit is completely dry. I thought I had dried it and the screen did not work but three days later I tried it again and the screen worked enough to allow me to recalibrate it. Now it works perfectly.

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If the touchscreen has failed the it is serious. It is not a simple or cheap fix. Take it to its own service center.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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