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Magellan crossover Unit is less than a year old, and it won't turn on at all. It was working just fine last week, although it did have an episode out in the country where it tried to reroute every 15 seconds or so for at least 15 minutes, while the car was moving. Anyway, neither the car charger for several hours nor the AC indoor charger overnight have had any effect.

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  • jedunlap326 Jul 26, 2008

    My crossover won't turn on either. Just happened today. Was working great and fully charged. What gives?

  • Anonymous Oct 11, 2008

    same problem- won't turn on

  • Imhousin Oct 21, 2008

    I bought my crossover brand new in the box from a guy at a flee market type place. It was un opened I used it for a few weeks and now it will not turn on at all. Indoor charger wont have any effect nor the car charger. This sucks because I doubt I am covered by any type of warrenty since I did not get it from a dealer. I tried to reset it also.



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Had same problem found solution here: www.magellangps.com/support/askmaggie.asp which was to press the reset button on left side of unit - second up from bottom. (need to do it with a pen) Cheers Eagledawn

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

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