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Driving back from Dorset to London today the screen froze around 90 miles from London. it's displaying waiting for valid GPS signal. Any ideas on a solution.

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Yep, possibly slipped a cog ( metaphorically)

try resetting the BAUD rate and the PORT in settings. can happen if some electrical interference was experienced ( UFO?)

Posted on Jun 30, 2009

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