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I used my Garmin 760 all morning, left it in the car, and 4 hours later it did not work. I have had this since December and have never had this problem. It will not turn on.

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Hey there, I am not sure where you are located or what your outside temperature is but unfortunately the GPS unit that is made for a car is not made to be left in a car. You cannot leave it in cold or hot conditions or it will fail. There should be a temperature rating in the instruction manual somewhere to check. If this is not the case let me know, if it is, believe me you are not the first to leave a car accessory (GPS) in a car when it is not (should be) designed to be.
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