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Pin number i bought a used Garmin gps. but i never got the pin number for it how would i restart it or get the number?

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  • sk8terchel_c Jul 16, 2008

    no. we asked

    cuz we got it at a pawn shop.

    but they never got the pin number.

  • SHARCNET-USA
    SHARCNET-USA May 11, 2010

    You can't ask the person who sold it to you or they are still looking for the person who stole it?

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I had the same problem... to figure out code you have to enter four digit then plus 1 keep going you will get it someday

Posted on Jul 20, 2008

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According to the c550 owners manual, the only way to bypass the PIN request is to drive to the security location where the PIN was set. When you are at that location the GPS will NOT ask for a PIN. Since you bought the GPS at a pawn shop, you probably don't know the security location either.

In that case, according to the owners manual, you'll have to send the unit back to Garmin to be unlocked. Go to www.garmin.com

I know you won't like my solution but its the only solution available.

Good luck,
- Jim

Posted on Jul 16, 2008

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