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Nuvi 200W Series

I have connected an AC adapter to the nuvi and a wall outlet. How long does it take to fully charge for the first time? How often will I need to recharge and will it tell me? This is all new to me as I do not have a power outlet in my car. Thank you.

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As no information is given in the booklet nor with the charger, I visited Halfords locally. My family had purchased the SatNav as a present in one of their main shops in Bristol. A young man showed me an identical system and said that the charger had to be disconnected before I could see the battery in the right hand corner. This seems to be an absurb arrangement as how do you know when the charge is completed. He said that it should take about 4 hours, I have yet to confirm this in the future.

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