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Broken Usb!! Please Help!!

My usb is pushed in and its just rolling around lose in the unit. I either wanna fix it my self or find a shop other than TomTom's.. Or know of another way to charge it other than usb..

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  • catomaine Mar 06, 2008

    I had the same problem. I have an extended warranty on mine and sent it for repair through our local Radio Shack. After a month, I received it back stating the warranty doesn't cover that type of problem. The manager at Radio Shack took it apart and it turned out TomTom only glues the little bracket on that holds that USB port, so he soldered it and now it works fine. Just remember if you try to do this or have someone do this that is not an authorized TomTom repair service center, any warranty you might have will be void.

  • nishanth cv Feb 10, 2009

    even i have the same problem,the port which holds the usb was broken..

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If its a tomtom one V2 then the only way to charge is via USB . Looks like you need a repair. There are many places to get it repaired other than TomTom but we need to know where in the WORLD you are ? Theres no point in telling you theres a repair shop in Downtown Sidney if you actually live in France .

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