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I FOUND A GARMIN NUVI 1300.I NEED TO FIND OUT THE SECURITY CODE?CANT POWER UP WERE THE CODE ORIGINATED BECAUSE I DONT KNOW WHERE THAT WAS.CAN YOU TELL ME ANOTHER WAY?

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You can Not get the security code.... the unit has to be sent back to Garmin to be unlocked with the proper receipts..

All Garmin units are registered by the serial number on them, this is so no thief would be able to use them, or If Found they would be able to locate the proper owner to Return it.......

Since this was found and very expensive unit, garmin can at will pipoint this unit when activated.. its a gps


Best thing to do is be that good citizen and give Garmin a call,

US: 913-397-8200
US Toll Free: 1-800-800-1020
Canada: 1-866-429-9296

Posted on Nov 15, 2010

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I hope that helps.
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Follow these three steps to take to get your Garmin Nuvi 1300 running like new:

  1. Back up your Favorites.
  2. Perform a Hard Reset.
  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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To correct this, I recommend backing up your favorites, clearing all user data, and if it still is stuck, then updating your Nuvi firmware.

Follow these three steps to take to get your Garmin Nuvi 1300 running like new:

  1. Back up your Favorites.
  2. Perform a Hard Reset.
  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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Follow these three steps to take to get your Garmin Nuvi 1300 running like new:

  1. Back up your Favorites.
  2. Perform a Hard Reset.
  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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Garmin Nuvi 1300 Favorites Backup
Garmin Nuvi 1300 Hard Reset
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Follow these three steps to take to get your Garmin Nuvi 1300 running like new:

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  2. Perform a Hard Reset.
  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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