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Garmin Nuvi 265W about two years old. For last 28-30 hours the marker has been "locked" at my home location. It will not move when the car is moving.

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Thanks for using FixYa. To unlock it press and hold the Reset button on the bottom of the Nuvi for 10-15 seconds. If your Nuvi does not have a Reset button, slide the Power key to the left and hold it for 8 seconds. If still the issue is not resolved then you'll have to replace the battery. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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I can help you reset and fix your Garmin Nuvi 265W.

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