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Rating: 3.8 - 28 reviews Replace your Garmin Nuvi 780 Battery or Keep an Extra Battery on hand as a backup. This is a High Capacity 1250 mAh, Lithium-Ion Battery that offers even more up time than your original. Works in your Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS. Simple, Easy and Inexpensive! You get a New Battery, FREE Special Tools (necessary for ...
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I've got a DOA nuvi 780 that I bought on eBay. It works fine while plugged into car or computer but the internal battery only holds a charge for about 15 minutes. So I guess it's not really DOA but it needs a heart transplant. Or maybe the correct analogy is a FAT transplant since the body uses fat to store ...
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Whether you're traveling across the country or just to an unfamiliar part of town, you rely on your GPS to get you where you're going. Unfortunately, a dead GPS battery isn't going to get you anywhere. If you're Garmin Nuvi 780 GPS needs a new battery or you just want an extra on hand just in case, Batteries Plus Bulbs can ...
It sounds like the rechargeable battery inside your gps is coming to the end of its life. After enduring the temperature extremes of your car in addition to numerous charges and discharges, these batteries do eventually die after a couple years. How old is your nuvi? If this is the problem, the good news is that you don't have to throw your gps away as this battery is readily replaceable if you follow the steps in this video:
Your Nuvi 760 needs a new battery: rechargeables don't last forever.
Garmin's hope is that when the battery fails then you'll buy a whole new Garmin or will send it to them to be replaced, but it's a straightforward task to do yourself. Buying a new unit might make sense though if your unit also has outdated maps and/or outdated traffic/speed camera subscriptions.
A number of online suppliers have suitable batteries and there's more than one YouTube video showing you how to replace the battery. Click here for an example. Note that the same battery is fitted to the identical Nuvi 770, the only differences between the models is that the 770 has a larger internal memory to enable it to carry full US, UK and European mapping.
I can't do it for you, but I have done it myself. See the instructions on my webpage at www.dacust.com/nuvi350/index.html. Pictures and everything, along with where I got my battery and the part number, etc. Warning, there are many opportunities to damage your unit doing this. Not for the novice.
I discovered a recently posted video showing how to change the Nuvi 660's battery. I purchased a battery from newpower99.com and they took care of me well. My little "surgery" went smoothly with their kit.