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I am forever waiting for a gps signal

Suddenly today i have been waiting for a gps signal which never arrives, thus i cannot get any directions. What can i do to initiate a gps signal?

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The signal is aquired from satilites, leave it outside for a while then come back to it, if it still hasnt aquired then sounds like you have a malfunction...call tom tom

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