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SMS option on Maestro 4250

I have no trouble using the bluetooth when it comes to using the cellphone, but the Maestro 4250 comes with a SMS and I can not get that to work. It tells me "connected to short message service failed" I am hearing impaired and I rely on SMS messages and was thrilled that this model has the option, but how do you get it to work?

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Kelley

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4250 North America doesn't support European maps. Go figure.

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I have owned the Magellan Maestro 4250 for 6 months and the black cloudy spots just surfaced.  After talking to the Techs at Magellan (800) 707-9971, they advised me to send it into the factory for repairs.  Hopefully the one year warranty covers it.

Posted on Jul 22, 2008

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I just called Magellan.....1-800-707-9971. I got my 4250 for Christmas 2007 and never did register it. We did that over the phone and then he gave me a repair order and an address to send the unit to them. It will be fixed under warranty.....my only cost is the UPS or FED EX shipping. He said I will have it back in 7 to 10 days. OUTSTANDING service.
Mine was stuck on the blue screen.......and the pin reset did nothing.
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No a practical solution, but at least you will get your device repair, after being on hold for 40 minutes I spoke to a very nice rep, unfortunately evethough she didn't admit it, it seems a software problem with the new 2008/2009 map update, in other words no way to fix it, you need to send it for repair, make sure you tell them to update the device with the new 2008/2009 Maps, if not you will have the same problem later on, Good Luck

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I bought a Garmin 750 on compusa website for 230 and it supports European maps

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