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Install maps from CD after maintenance mode on Nuvi 660

  1. Waypoint full. Performed maintenance mode with nuvi not connected to PC. Did not remove SD card. Could not install maps from CD.
  2. Maintenance again with SD card removed. Clear waypoints.
  3. Not able to install maps of South Africa from CD. After serial nr on outside of box entered in install. Problem with removable drive G. Not valid. Installation stopped.
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Re: install maps from CD after maintenance mode on Nuvi...

You can still download updates. Get the Webupdater program from Garmin's website and install it. Plug the GPS in via USB cable and run it. It will find the updates and you can install anything that's available. Let me know if ya get it back up.

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Re: install maps from CD after maintenance mode on Nuvi...

Hi if it is saying problem with removalbe drive G this will mean their is either problem with the lead.
If this is not the case then it is either your usb port or the unit itself you might find that the prot works fine but the computer is not recognising the sat nav.
have you installed this disk that came with the satnav on your comp this might be the problem try opening this programme before you plug satnav in.
The only other thing you could try is plugging it back in do you leave the satnav off whilst it is plugged into your comp.
When it is plugged in try using the tool search for new hardware run this file when it has finished look on the list and the satnav should be in this list.
If it is then you will need the disk that cam with the satnav select satnav from the list then select have disk put the disk in and try reinstalling the software that came with the satnav.
Are you sure that the port is working properly that you are trying to use.
Let me know how you get on ok

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