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Battery low Battery was flashing low for 2 days although always plugged into lighter charger in car. Now won't turn on at all? Only 4 months old. How do you replace batteries? Shouldn't the car charger take care of that?

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  • bigbag26 Feb 19, 2008

    Battery died down even when unit is plugged. Tomtom unit won't power up at all even if plugged.

  • Bill0201 Feb 19, 2008

    I have same problem / Will not power up at all. Had electrician check charger and it is fine. Took it apart and took out the battery but can not find a replacement. any ideas?

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Check the green LED on the charger adapter - could be the fuse blown. Also check green LED on top of device - should be on when charging.
ALso, on the route confirmation screen, it shows the battery level, and if it is charging. Try wiggling the power jack and see if it makes a difference.

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This may seem like a dumb question, but have you tested the lighter socket to see if it's working? If the TomTom is plugged in, you shouldn't get a low battery warning.

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  • gmat Feb 19, 2008

    If the car's lighter socket is working properly, the problem could be in the charger's plug. It may have blown the fuse. Test the GPS with the home plug-in charger. I'd try to rule out the simple stuff first before I tried to get TomTom to replace the unit as defective.

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