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Garmin 660 wont operate on power lead

I recently purchased a Garmin 660 s/h and it only operates on the battery.

When connected to an external source (car, mains, computer) the Garmin screen comes up and "loading maps" but then it switches to a screen that shows GARMIN plus the picture of a Sat Nav connected to a computer.

Can you please advice.

Thanks

Tony

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  • OldLinks Jan 26, 2008

    What is "med school" - Do you mean send it back to Garmin?

  • OldLinks Jan 30, 2008

    Thanks, apparantly I had the wrong cable

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Are you using the Garmin AC adapter or the Garmin car adapter? Using the wrong cable and the Garmin will think that you are trying to connect to a computer. Not all USB cable are alike.

When connected to your computer it thinks that you want to upload or donwload information.

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