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Maestro 3100won't power up

I left mine plugged into my truck with the power off for the last month. Now when I try to turn it on it will not come on. Have I burnt up the battery? Where can I take it in for repair?

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Hi,
I understand the problem in the unit so to turn on the unit the so please follow the below steps.

-> At the left hand site you can see a small pin hole named as (reset) just inseret a paper clip into the hole and gently push it in side then
-> Press and hold the power button for 20 seconds .
-> The unit will turn on

If still the unit is not turning on means please call to this number :

Technical Support :

North America: Telephone - 800 707 9971

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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SOURCE: Will not come on.

GPS units should never be permanently left in vehicles. The vehicle interiors get way too cold or hot depending on the climate you live in and is very damaging.

Try taking it indoors and connect it via the supplied a/c wall charger and see if it turns on.

Posted on Feb 28, 2008

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How To Reset Your Magellan Maestro/Roadmate GPS Units


Factory Reset
Do not attempt to perform a factory reset on the Roadmate or Maestro GPS units by holding down both the "Reset" and "Power" buttons. This will cause the GPS unit to format its own hard drive. Doing so will erase all data, including the GPS software, from the unit.
  1. Locate the button marked "Reset" on the left, right or bottom of the unit.
  2. Using a thin object, such as a paper clip, depress the button for two to three seconds. The unit should reset.
  3. If the unit does not reset, immediately press the button again and hold it for up to 10 seconds.
If your Maestro GPS Touch Screen Doesn't work, try performing a Hardware Reset
  1. Remove the Magellan Maestro from the holding cradle.
  2. Hold down the "Power" button on the right side of the device, until the unit powers on.
  3. Straighten the end of a paper clip. Place the paper clip in the reset hole, located on the left side of the GPS unit. Hold down the "Reset" button for 10 seconds. Remove the paper clip.
  4. Turn the Magellan Maestro unit off by holding down the "Power" button. Turn the unit back on again. The device is now reset.

If your Roadmate GPS is locked up, try performing a Hardware Reset
  1. On the RoadMate, press + + - - + -
  2. The "hidden menu" will appear.
  3. From there, you can access the shell and perform a hard reset.

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then start the gps then press/slide power switch for ten seconds to reset the unit.

if that fails, start the gps, locate the reset button (little tiny hole) either on the left,right or bottom of the gps. gently depress reset using a paper clip or something similar

let me know if you need further help.

bill

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GPS units should never be permanently left in vehicles. The vehicle interiors get way too cold or hot depending on the climate you live in and is very damaging.

Try taking it indoors and connect it via the supplied a/c wall charger and see if it turns on.

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