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While downloading the current 4.86 upgrade it didn't finish and told me to go back to the first screen and redo. When finished the 4250 started doing it's off/on thing and now there is a message Error Cannot Load Navigator. I've hit Reset etc. It seems to cycle through through this and does a restart after a few minutes.

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Hi, if you tried to install the update again and it still fails to work properly, they can be a bugger to get working again if you did not make a back up before you tried to install the update.

if you made a backup of the files (maps, sounds, id file ect ect ect) on your magellan, let me know by replying to this post and ill tell you how to resurrect it.

if you did not make any backup, there is still good news.

Magellan will repair or replace any of their gps that were rendered inoperable do to one of their updates, whether in warranty or not

you can call them at the number below

For US and Canada - by phone

You may ask a technical support question or request a repair and get a Return Authorization (RA) number by phone. An RA number is required prior to shipping your product to Magellan for repair.
Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST/PDT
Telephone: 800 707 9971 good luck

Posted on Feb 09, 2010

Testimonial: "I have submitted a request to Magellan regarding the update. Thanks"

  • Ben Dover Apr 07, 2010

    hi greg, just curious how you made out with magellan



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