Question about Magellan RoadMate 300 GPS Receiver
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
I think the problem is with the internal power jack which tends to break. the part is MG361213 and is available at laptopjacks.com. You have to take the Unit apart and remove the old jack and resolder the new one which is a three pin unit.
Posted on Jan 26, 2008
Your magellan roadmate 760 unit does not have any reset option.To over come the signal problem just follow the trobleshooting steps givven below .............
NOTE: If you are trying these steps from your vehicle, it is
Recommended to follow when the vehicle is in a stationary position.
Make sure that the device is exposed to the clear view of sky.
With the antenna pointing upwards, remove the antenna and then re-insert.
Swivel it up and down to make sure its securely placed.
wait for few mins and check the signal indicator.
Still not working,
a direct line of sight with the sky.
NOTE: The address that you are entering in the Set GPS Position should be the address at which you are at that point of time.
Posted on Feb 10, 2008
turn off your unit with the slide switch on the top. Hold down the repeat button or the one beside the slide switch and then put the slide switch back to the on position. Then select hdd tools then format. exit out and turn the switch off and back on and it should work
Posted on Mar 10, 2009
tim if you havent already sent your unit into magellin i have a 5 min fix for you.
1) plug in your magellin
2) when the auto play option pops up on your computer, click open folder to view files
3) double click the app folder
4) find FirmwareReleaseVersion.dll and delete it.
now just simply unplug your roadmate 1700 reset it and plug it back in to your compter and re download the updates. you will start with version 2.77 then version 3.11 and it should work.
Posted on Jan 26, 2011
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