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Garmin GPS map 182: seems to work fine, but does not show navigational aids. Boat is tracked, and route is marked, plus previous routes shown. However, channel markers are not showing up. Any ideas?

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  • w52381 Jun 21, 2008

    We tried that already. Navigational aides, such as channel markers, do not show up.

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Which channel markers? There is a settings menu for map detail, put that on highest (press menu once or twice to get to the setup menu)

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You need a map that covers Canada and it is an extra cost. The USA is in two zones, or one map does both zones.

You need to buy the Canada maps and then put it on an SD card. The map costs $84

https://buy.garmin.com/en-CA/CA/maps/on-the-road-maps/city-navigator-nt/city-navigator-north-america-nt-canada-only/prod8750.html

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