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SCREEN FLICKERING AND TURNING ITSELF OFF - Garmin eTrex Legend GPS Receiver

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  • penny73 Dec 13, 2008

    I turn on the unit, and after about 1 minute, the screen begins to flicker non stop. Can the problem be solved?

  • Anonymous Feb 27, 2009

    Screen just continously flickers. Still readable but its a real distraction.

  • peterfletche Mar 08, 2009

    yup i have the same problem, its like the screen is made up of hundreds of horizontal lines and most of them go missing, then sometimes u get thin vertical brown lines where u cant see anything else, i tried removing the batteries for a few mins turn it back on and its all ok however this does not work every time, d be interested to know if there is a cure for this problem, the legend can work fine for a few hours then all of a sudden the screen does any of the above

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Just solved this one, go to the garmin, website, download webupdater plug yer legend into yer pooter and update legend software, mine is fixed at last. apparently the updater changes waas driver

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