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Old map installed in new unite

Just got my gps for Christmas last week . I put police into the unite and it sent me to a address that is 6 to 7 years old. why is the map so old and how do I update it
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  • Mudmover Dec 22, 2007

    I e-mailed Garmin about old map on new unit and basically told me tuff pay $69.99 for the map upday (which should have been installed before I bought it.) I like the unit but not happy with Garmin



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I googled garmin c330 software update and went to a garmin site for this same purpose. I had no problem getting a current update (within the last year) and at no charge. There is also a user forum that is very informative. I travel extensively and have used mine for a year now. I wish I had bought it sooner Ray

Posted on Dec 20, 2007


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