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Have a Magellan Blazer 12 GPS Everything works except it stop receiving satellite signal. Can anybody help me?

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SOURCE: Problem with Magellan GPS 315

I own Two Magellan 315. They both have failed in exactly the same way as yours, will not lock on too a satillite. I have concluded that this is their design life and that is the end. I did post one to the Magillan repair centre in France but that disappeared. I have replaced the two of them from EBay and will see how I get on with those

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SOURCE: navigo sy885 not receiving gps signal

I had this with mine. remove the back of the gps and simply unplug the antenna re plug and try system. Worked with mine. Chris

Posted on Dec 16, 2008

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SOURCE: magellan wont get signal?

charge the battery fully, then set it outside in clear view of the open sky. it may take as much as 30 minutes to acquire the sats if that fails, try and leave it out longer...does it appear to try and link to ANY sats. on the map screen in the top righ t corner is a icon with bars in it, tap that and you should see it trying to acquire sats. if not, you might have other problems

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

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SOURCE: GPS takes a long time to receive satellite signal.

You probably are just in a bad location where satellites are not reachable. All these units work from the same satellites and recieve them the same so it wouldn't matter what brand you have. I highly doubt that the powerlines and cell towers are effecting the transmission.

Posted on Sep 08, 2009

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SOURCE: no longer receives GPS signal

Does this unit have an input for an external antenna? If you get/borrow another antenna you could see if it starts working. That might isolate the problem to the antenna.

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