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It's most likely that the fuse in the charger has blown. The fuse is located in the plug that goes into the cigarette lighter socket. On the end of the plug there's a ring. Unscrew the ring and it comes apart. Be careful not to lose any parts when you open it. You'll see the fuse which needs to be replaced. If this does not solve the problem it's possible that the cigarette lighter is faulty.

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Most GPS would have a cigarette lighter adapter to charge the unit while in the car. If you vehicle has onle 1, then it would be needed to pullout the cigarette lighter and use that for the charger. If your unit does not have a cigarette lighter adapter/charger, then pls post back the brand/model.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

Good luck and kind regards. Thank you for using FixYa.

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