Question about Garmin StreetPilot 2720 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Died! Can it be fixed or do I get a new one? - Garmin StreetPilot 2720 GPS Receiver

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 321 Answers

First you need to check if there is a problem somewhere. You need to check the battery, the charger and the device itself.
You need to carry out some tests to be able to be sure what the problem is.
First test is the battery, try out a friends well tested battery into the device and power it on, if it comes on, then it means the battery of your device is either weak or dead, try to charge it on another device then power it on to see if it will come on. If it comes on, then the battery is alright and if it does not come on, then it means the battery is bad and you need to replace it.

Next test is for you try out your charger on another device to see if it will charge the device, if it charges the device, then it means it is alright and if it does not charge the device, then it means the charger is bad and need to be replaced.

The last test is for you to connect your garmin nuvi to a computer and power it on to see if it will come on. If it does not come on, then it means there is a problem with the connection port or there is an internal problem or something.
After carrying out these tests, you will be able to tell where the problem is from and fix it at the same time.

After carrying out these tests, then you can replace the device if the problem is not from any of these sources, because fixing it will cost you about the price you can get another one.
Hope this information was helpful to you.

Posted on Dec 31, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My 03 vw beetle died while i was driving it


Let me know when you said died it died completely even after the repairs you did the engine is not cranking or it does? have you checked whether any relays are overloaded and blown? Probably the main engine relay is blown. Also check if the starter motor is burnt too,or any earth wire is not well connected ( tight on the chassis with the engine block)

Sep 09, 2012 | 2003 Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible

1 Answer

Engine locked up


That engine would require a complete teardown and rebuild. Pretty expensive when you consider all the new parts required, like for one, possibly a new crankshaft.. After removal, a rebuilder could tell if a new one is required. Yes, pretty expensive...do you want to spend that much on a '91 model car?

If it were me, a replacement would be a better option. Good luck.

May 22, 2012 | 1991 Volkswagen Passat

1 Answer

My laptop hs a black screen problem, the laptop will turn on, but the screen will continue to stay black. i do not have money to get a new computer. i only used the laptop for a year, warranty is no...


There are a few reasons for this happening below are the reasons and how to fix them:

1. Your screen has died or

FIX- Replace the screen

2. Your backlight in the actual LCD panel has died

FIX- Replace the screen

3. The LCD inverter has died

FIX- replace the inverter board

4. The graphics card in the laptop has died

FIX. See if the laptop will work using an external monitor (if so remove faulty screen and use as a desktop replacement).

FIX. Buy or aquire another motherboard for your laptop and change them over.


All of these problems are fixable and you can do your self with a bit of "Google" knowledge.

f you do not feel comfortable in doing it yourself then you can take it to a computer repair shop and they will diagnose and fix for you at an extremely inflated price.

N.B. A computer store near me charges $69 for a diagnostic test to tell you what is wrong and then it's $69 per hour after that, as an example they estimate a screen changeover will cost:

$69 for diagnostic test + (Parts cost) + 2Hrs Labour @ $69 p/hr

Total $207 (not including cost of parts)

LCD panels range in cost from a few dollars to some times the cost of a completely new laptop.

Nov 05, 2010 | HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

1 Answer

Hi... my son has been enjoying playing my Nintendo 64...unfortunately it no longer swithces on...(no power)... has it died or can this problem be repaired?


Well it might just be the fact that it has died on you now so it needs a new motherboard. The motherboard controllers everything that consoles can do so when the main part goes bad thats not good then. I fix dead consoles buy installing a new motherboard.

Aug 25, 2010 | Nintendo 64 Console

1 Answer

Dies after running for awhile


you have vapor lock...try a fuel stabilizer...that should fix it

Jul 09, 2010 | 1997 Jaguar XK8

1 Answer

My battery died while deployed and noone started the SUV no with a new battery it just clicks


If even with a new battery the starter doesn't turn the engine then it's the starter the one that has died, taking the battery with it. You will gonna have to remove it from the car and test it - if it fails don't try to fix it (the parts themselves will cost you more than a refurbished one), just replace it.

Jun 15, 2010 | 2007 Dodge Nitro R/T New Cars

1 Answer

My iphone died from low battery and will take charge but not turn


sounds like you need a new battery, this is a tough one to fix... i would search craigslist for people that will fix it they are everywhere.

May 05, 2010 | Apple iPhone Smartphone

2 Answers

Iomega Zip 750 Drive


Today I try to use my Iomega 750 USB drive and found it has died. There is no light on the drive and I cannot extract the disc out which is within it. How do I get the disc out and is it worth attempting a Fix. Deperately need some help.

Jul 03, 2008 | Iomega (32453) External ZIP Drive

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garmin StreetPilot 2720 GPS Receiver Logo

51 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Garmin GPS Experts

SHARCNET-USA
SHARCNET-USA

Level 3 Expert

2130 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

TO Lady

Level 3 Expert

638 Answers

Are you a Garmin GPS Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...