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I have the garmin nuvi 755t and it went completely dead. I replaced the battery and it started to work for 2 minute intervals. I reset it many times and it seemed to work after a few hours. But today my wife plugged it into the computer to update the maps and now it will not turn on. any suggestions?

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Hi. It seems that some 700series are having power problem. Please check Garmin's website for more info about this issue http://iqc.garmin.com/eCustomer/KODSelfService/request.do?create=kb:garmin&view%28%29=c{dc1fbbc0-6187-11de-69a8-000000000000}

Posted on May 28, 2010

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    Liza Halbrook May 28, 2010

    You may also try doing this. This guy, sherjatt, said it work for him and the other guy, stevetefft, said the solution worked for him.

    "i have had the same problem obviously. all i did was get a TORX TX5
    screw driver and open up 2 screws. carefully lift off the cover(its
    just snapped in). Warning: battery and speaker are attached to the
    cover so do not pull the cover off or it will break the wire. carefully
    unplug the battery and leave it out for a 20 mins or so. plug it back
    in and it should power up and then connect it to internet, download
    webupdater and update. thats it and the problem is fixed."

    If no luck with this solution, I suggest you contact Garmin and see if they will accept RMA of your unit since it is affected with the power issue.


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