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Garmin streetpilot330 i just installed it and i am getting a low battery message, whats up, and how do i fix it

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    i just installed it and i am getting a low battery message, whats up, and how do i fix it

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You need to recharge the battery either by connecting it to the computer (USB) or to the car cigarette lighter.

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Posted on Nov 13, 2007

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