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Garmin nuvi 300t

My garmin nuvi 300t has stopped talking to me and the mp3 player has no sound.The mute is not on and the sound is turned up some times it will give the occasional direction but only a few words any ideas what i can so to rectify this thanks

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Re: garmin nuvi 300t

He would not have nothing to say if you did not set a "where to"

Few words , you mean "turn right in 500 ft" . Its normal your unit type has only Voice prompts and not TTS (SPEAK STREETS NAMES) .

For your MP3 palyer it should work. Did you play with something in the setup.

Make sure you have the latest update 5.20.
Please use the GARMIN WEB UPDATER for best result.

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