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Sometimes when a battery is left drained for too long, the cells die and cannot hold a charge anymore. You will need to replace this device or send it in for service to get a battery replacement. If it is not under warranty, it will be cheaper to just replace it.
You can also use a car charger to operate it while plugged in all the time.
First, check the car's power receptacle by plugging in another device that definitely works (or take your gps to another car). Cars generally have a fuse associated with the receptacle that can blow. The second most likely problem is that the internal battery inside the c330 has died. This is especially likely if the unit is old (more than 1 year) and if you live in a climate with extreme heat or cold (which reduces battery life). This video shows how to replace the battery:
produced the video sells a kit which includes the battery and tools
necessary to replace the battery yourself. See:http://www.newpower99.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=GARMIN+STREETPILOT+C330&Show=ExtInfoI swapped the battery of my brother's dying GPS using the
aforementioned kit and all went well. His Garmin is back up and running
smoothly. Hope this helps.
If the unit is over about a year old or has lived off of the charger most of the time (never using the battery) then your problem is pretty much going to be a dead battery. A replacment battery (3rd party) is $15-$25 and is fairly simple to replace. Most GPS's don't run when the battery dies and you have what appears to be a dead gps.
You can also have a internal hardware issue with the board or charge circuit or a fuse. None of that is something you can typically fix at home. You should check with Garmin to see if you have any warrenty (think is only 1 year on this one) to get it fixed. If not they have a exchange refurbish fee that you send it in no matter how bad it has been mutilated, pay a fee and they send you back a new or refurbished unit. Keep in mind what a new unit is worth when looking at repairs etc as it can get close to what you will pay for a new one.
Mine did this a few months after I bought it, it was still under warranty so I sent it back in to Audiovox. They ended up sending me a new unit but it took a pretty long time, their customer service is not very customer friendly... when this one dies I'm going Garmin.
The iPod Touch does not have a GPS unit. It relies upon the names of known wireless access points in the area. They use a 3rd party (company) to keep this database. They may have mapped your wireless in the home to your old address. This, unfortunately, is the best it'll get until they put a GPS in it.