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  • obicewan Dec 18, 2008

    when i want to listen to the external speakers it says will not let use external when headphones are in (BUT MY PROB IS THAT THERE NOT EVEN IN!!!)It still thinks my headphones are in.Do you know what i can do?

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1. Are you sure the volume setting is all the way up?

2. Are you sure the sound isn't muted?

3. Have you tried a pair of headphones in the headphone jack? If the headphones have sound, your internal speaker is bad. If you don't feel like sending it back for repair, you can purchase a FM transmitter like those used on IPODs and CD players and plug into your GPS's headphone jack and play the audio through your car's FM stereo.

4. If you don't hear sound from the headphone jack, most likely the audio output section is defective and you'll need to send it back to Garmin to be repaired.

Please let me know if I can be of further assistance to you.

Good luck!

- Jim

Posted on Feb 13, 2008

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    SHARCNET-USA Feb 13, 2008

    If you decide to send it back for repair, be sure to have your serial number handy. Register it online https://my.garmin.com/mygarmin/marketing...
    if you haven't already done so.
    Hours:
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Central time (closed holidays)
    1-800-800-1020 (U.S.)
    1-866-429-9296 (Canada) or (913) 397-82

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Go to the Garmin website Garmin.com and download the Webupdater. After you update your software (free) you have a choice of picking add ons. Some of these are voices you can use. Try USA Jill or USA TTY Jack TTY. IF this works, you can then pick another voice, and or another language if you want. The voice files are large. Garmin doesnt recommend that you download more than 2 or three at a tim to your unit.

After the download go to the systems page, pick locale, touch the big red lips, and select your voice.

Viola, the nag is back!

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