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Location says I'm in Kansas

How do I get it to read where I actually versus saying I'm in Kansas?
I have the Streetpilot c340.
Thanks,
Jason

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  • Anonymous Dec 25, 2007

    My husband just received the garminc340 for christmas it says we are in Kansas no matter what we try/. We live in the northeast

  • lucylu Dec 25, 2007

    My Garmin c340 says I am in Kansas and it doesn't find the satellites


  • jaypett Dec 25, 2007

    Thanks, Christine, that idea worked and I'm now up and running.

  • schoenlr Dec 26, 2007

    My device keeps saying i'm in kansas and is acquiring satellites. It won't go to my actual location. please help!

  • Anonymous Dec 27, 2007

    Bought a c340 for elderly parents.  Chose the model due to proclaimed ease of use.  We're still stuck in Kansas, but will try your recommendations.  Once the unit is fully charged and finds a satellite connection, is it good to go, or will it need similar maintenance on an ongoing basis?  

  • luvlbi Dec 29, 2007

    Says location is in Kansas but we are in Nj and it is not locating satellites

  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2008

    says I'm in Kansas

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2008

    We have set the home location for TN but it thinks we are in Kansas. Satellite just sits there, does nothing.

  • Anonymous Jan 08, 2008

    UNIT SAYS IAM IN KANSAS

  • jerrys_23701 Feb 29, 2008

    will not find the satellite. Stays at acquiring satellite.

  • Anonymous Jun 09, 2008

    i just got my gps and when i turn it on it says i am in kansas and it just says locating satalite what am i doing wrong

  • diarose Jun 13, 2008

    i tried to set my home address but it keeps coming up kansas can't seem to be able to change state.

  • Anonymous Jun 23, 2008

    satellite locate your home location

  • nitropug Jul 22, 2008

    I can't get my street pilot to find satalites. I have tried reseting it and it never does. I have pushed the little reset button. Need help.

  • littlesista1 Jul 22, 2008

    how do i change my state it says im in Kansas

  • Anonymous Aug 24, 2008

    Map says O'm in san Diego.  I am not

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I tried the reset address over and over to no avail. Finally after it was completely charged, I set it by a window and left in turned on with the finding satellite or whatever it said on it, and went to bed. By the next morning it knew where I was. Give it a try and good luck.

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I had been having the same problem with my Garmin c340 saying I was in Kansas. I went outside and tried it and still nothing. Last night I drove around the block and it still said I was in Kansas. Well today I plugged it into the cigarette lighter and went for a drive. It took about 2 miles before it finally found a satellite. I kept entering my home address while I was driving. Finally, it works and there is no place like home!! Thanks Christine.

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I got stuck in Kansas also. But, now I'm not in Kansas anymore! Are you trying to set your Garmin up indoors? That was my first problem. Go outdoors and try it. I did that and Toto and I were still in Kansas. SO, I pluged it inot my cigarette lighter and drove down my driveway. It took a few minutes for Garmin to locate a satalite, but once it did I was all set. No problems since, hope it works for you. I really enjoy using my Garmin. I'm one who ofter ends up on the road less traveled so, Garmin has come to my rescue a few times already. Have fun and say hello to the Wizard of Oz for me!

Christine

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

Thanks, I'll give that a try!

Maybe I'll just move to Kansas, it might be easier!

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

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