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How do I attach my garmin to my dash mount?

I have a dash mount and my garmin but I can't figure out how to get the garmin onto the mount. I am missing something?

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The Garmin Nuvi 255w comes with a three piece dash mounting kit. A round disk smooth on one side tape on the other to affix to the dash (most dashes ar textured and the suction cup will not hold to textures) a suction cup arm with a ball end, and a bracket with a receiver for the ball. Snap the bracket and arm together, this can take a little effort. mount the disk to your dash in a place that doesn't obstruct your view of the road. then place the arm/bracket on the disk and push the lever down creating suction to hold the mount to the dash.
Another option it the beanbag dash mounts that hold the arm without sticking to your dash.

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The unit should connect to the dash mount the same way it connects to the windshield mount. Snap the bracket onto the back of the Nuvi, then pop the ball mount from the back of the mount into the back of the bracket.

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