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When i plug in my Garmin 250 in the car it will not function until i unplug it everything else works great but will not work when plugged in the car

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Do you have a factory Garmin cord?
Do you have voltage at the plug in the car?
Is the cord you are using good?
Does the cord you are using have a fuse in it?
Is it good?

Sounds like you are not getting power to the unit when plugged in.
Check all above.
and.......try another cord....try plugging into another cars plug.

Posted on Sep 24, 2009

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