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Garmin nuvi 250W

Will not acquire satelittes.

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Re: garmin nuvi 250W

I have the same problem.
I called Garmin & did a complete 'power-on reset' and am still having difficulty acquiring satellites.
I understand that the satellites move, so if your unit has been off for several days, this can take longer - BUT when it has been off only overnight, it shouldn't (hopefully) take up to 10 minutes to acquire satellites.

I hope someone can provide some additional help here.
Thanks in advance.

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Re: garmin nuvi 250W

Try pushing the reset button on the back of the unit and then it should restart and acquire the satellites

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I can help you with your Garmin Nuvi 250W.

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