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I changed my battery on my garmin 670 and the small thin connection came loose . I thought I reconnected it (with much difficulty) but now my touchscreen doesn't work. i thought it slide into the connection but it wouldn't go back in so I slid it in to another place over the connection

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  • ira Jan 02, 2011

    Thank you. That solves the problem. Unit is working well.

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Garmin uses a connector that has a hinged part that flips up to release the ribbon cable. You can't slide the touchscreen ribbon cable into the connector until you release the hinge. To release the hinge use something small like a needle or a round toothpick. Insert the needle where the ribbon cable should go and gently flip the hinge up. Once the hinge is flipped, you can insert the ribbon cable into the connector and then flip the hinge down to lock the cable into the connector. Reassemble the GPS. Hope this helps you.

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  • Stephen Lam Jan 02, 2011

    Happy to be able to help you. Thanks for using Fixya!

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