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It needs to be updated, it dosen't know the new highways.

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It all depends when you brought the unit if they will update the map for free if not you have to pay for the updated map, it cost around 50 or 60 dollars

to update .... with unit off

Using the USB cord connect your gps to your computer

your computer will detect new hardware USB

now go to www.MyGarmin.com

the site will also detect your model and let you know if updates are available

if there are updates it will tell you to download WebUpdater utility to transfer map to your unit

Posted on Nov 06, 2010

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