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Why does my garmin turn off for no reason while I'm driving? Does not seem to be the cable that is plugged into the cig. lighter. Also, takes a long time to find satellites. Would an upgrade (at a cost of $70.) be of benefit to increase time finding satellites?

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  • marypat58 Jul 24, 2008

    I am habing the same problem. I thought the cable might be bad but finally realized that the socket you plug the cable into on the Garmin itself is loose. I do not know if that is why it has started taking forever to give directions as well.

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Try this first-if the unit has batteries installed, remove them so unit runs on power cord only

Posted on Nov 12, 2008

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