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MY MAESTRO WILL NOT POWER UP

I AM ON MY SECOND GPS AND IT WILL NOT POWER UP. MY FIRST ONE I USED FOR 1 MONTH AND RETURNED IT TO COSTCO WHEN IT REFUSED TO POWER UP. MY SECOND ONE I USED IT FOR 2 MONTHS AND ONCE AGAIN IT WILL NOT POWER UP. WROTE TO CUSTOMER SUPPORT AT MAGELAN AND THEY SAID TO PLACE A REPAIR ORDER. HAS ANY ONE ELSE HAD THIS PROBLEM

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  • Ladyshay Apr 08, 2008

    I have the same problems with the same Magellan model 4040. I was told to order a new home charger and see if that work. But I think the car charger damaged the unit.

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I have these power ports and can also help repairing it for anyone thats not able to do it themselves wmetz@comcast.net

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I had this problem. I fixed it myself. The gold connector inside where you plug the charger in was not making contact so it would not charge the battery. I opened my gps and with a small screw driver i pushed the gold connector out so it would make contact with the charger. It works great now. I found this out after buying new car charger, home charger and battery and it still would not charge.

Posted on Sep 09, 2008

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