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No voice prompt

Voice prompt on my streetpilot 2720 suddenly stopped working about a week ago. Only thing I can recall is that I tried unsuccessfully to update the software using webupdater. Today I updated it successfully. But voice prompt is still not working.

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  • nomad-dave Jan 24, 2008

    My voice prompts also stopped working. I tried to get the speakers in my motorcycle helmets working with the sound using the Garmin motorcycle cables but was unable to do so. When I plugged the cigarette lighter speaker in and powered up the unit, the voice prompts had stopped working. I reset the unit back to factory settings but still no voice.

  • irishjap May 14, 2008

    I looked on Garmin's website for possible solutions to my sound not working. No luck. I have emailed their service department and hope to get the fabulous customer service I have received in the past from Garmin.

  • sudamar Jul 29, 2008

    I downloaded the latest software version to my 2720. I believe it was 7.20. Now I have no voice. I worked fine before.

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I contacted Garmin and they came thru again! If you happen to change the voice (or one of your kids changes the voice) of the navigator, make sure the TTS selection is chosen.
If changing the speech was not the problem, try removing the connector on the back of the unit and putting it back in. After a couple of times doing this I got the familiar "click click" when I typed and speech was restored as well!

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THere is a volume wheel in car speaker plug.

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