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Power supply to garmin zumo 450

Motorcycle gps. does it really matter where i tap into the power? does it have to be at the battery?

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  • jbroundhill Feb 27, 2008

    great, now all I have to do is figure out how to use it

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When I installed the Garmin cradle for my Zumo 450 on my bike I installed the power cable directly to the Main line going into my headlight.I then ran the cable out of the back of the headlight and hid it behind my windshield and then, out through the handle bars up to the cradle, you can barely see it. Works great for me!


Hope this helped,

DTL

Posted on Feb 27, 2008

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HI I have Zumo 550 when I first switch it it comes up with can't maps press OK you press OK then starts to work but starts at 1am on the clock and in night time mode after awhile it goes to the right time...


If your zumo 400 or 500 series will not power on, or performs strangely after powering up, follow the steps (described on the Garmin website) below to perform a soft reset:
  1. Connect the zumo to a power source such as a computer or AC outlet
  2. Hold the zoom (+) and ON buttons at the same time for five seconds
  3. If this does not restore power, remove the battery for five seconds
  4. Place the battery back in the zumo
The zumo will now power on. Because the battery may deplete while the zumo is locked up, it is ideal to leave the zumo connected to power to allow it time to charge.
Once the battery has charged, follow the steps on the Garmin site to update the operating software in the zumo. (just copy this link to get there https://buy.garmin.com/support/searchSupport/case.faces?caseId={8576ba20-e948-11dc-d6fc-000000000000} )

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Michael

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GPS is not getting power on the motorcyclen mount.


If you're sure the power cord is getting power, then the mount has likely failed. Mine has failed 3 times. Replacing the mount will fix the problem as it did on mine. If the unit is less than 1 year from purchase, Garmin will warranty replace it for free. If not, it'll cost you about $85 plus shipping to put a new one on.

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The garmin is on but frozen


Look near the SN # and press the reset button.

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with the garmin off, hold down the right bottom of the screen and turn the garmin on, it will then ask you if you want to perform a hard reset. Choose yes and that should fix your problem.

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I need to replace the screen on my Garmin ZUMO 550


check ebay either search Zumo replacement parts seller Nuvi2007
Or this link http://cgi.ebay.com/LCD-for-Garmin-Zumo-450%2F500%2F550-z%FCmo,-replacement-parts_W0QQitemZ280280299851QQcmdZViewItemQQimsxZ20081027?IMSfp=TL081027105009r6642

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GARMIN ZUMO GPS 550- how to i connect power source to my Harley mc and speakers?


Red lead to the plus and black to the minus of the battery, connecting to the speakers youl'll nead something with an aux input, or a small amplifier, the output signal of the Zumo is just enough to power a head set!

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My garmin zumo will not turn on.


Have you also held the power on button for a couple of minutes, with the battery installed, and without the battery installed. There is an issue with the garmin dying, some cases a new battery helps, other cases, just leave the battery to charge for several hours, worst case is that you have to ship it to Garmin. I had a couple of Dead Zumo, however, removing the battery for several minutes, putting it back and clipping the zumo in the car holder did the trick for me. I also have a spare battery and allen wrench, just in case...

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