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5yr old Garmin 76s shuts off

Unit starts up, aquires sats and performs all functions but consistantly "shuts off" ie screen is blank except for a verticle line about 3/4 in from the right screen margin....will not respond to on off switch, I pulled out the battery and it resets but only stays on 12-15 min then shuts off the same way again! Help

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KUDOS! Others with the same problem informed me that it is a softwear problem and to download the 4.0 version free on the Garmin web site....l'll do it ASAP and write again if it doesn't work...RG

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