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NO life in my Forerunner 305

I haven't used my 305 for about 8 months, and now it is completely dead, I have tried re-charging it through both my pc and the mains and also a soft reset but still no life at all.

Any suggestions?

Thank you
my 305 will not turn on or show a battery charge in progress when on craddle. completly dead dead dead. what do i do now contact garmin

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Hello ,
By soft reset did you try "Press the mode and the lap/reset button simultaneously for a few seconds"??...IF you had not,then go with it..if this did not respond then you had to go to Garmin for a service like our experts told you already,Do claim your warranty if you have one..!!..Thank you...

Kind regards!!...

Posted on Aug 04, 2008

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    Natesan Sabesan Aug 04, 2008

    Hey even try the vice versa that is press Lap+MOde for 5 seconds and press the Power button then..Well i thought i following link could help you so added it,do check it out buddy... :)

    http://forums.motionbased.com/smf/index....



    Kind Regards!!..Good Luck!!..


  • june veronica Dixon Jun 09, 2013

    you are fantastic, I was really devasted as my garmin was working perfectly fine then nothing......? I tried all the advice about pressing mode + lap reset and nothing, then doing it by your advice BINGO! Thank you so much

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Either battery is bad or unit is defective, and is still under warranty under a year. So change the batter then if that doesn't work get it serviced under warranty.
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Lee

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Try first changing the battery if you have but if not better call Garmin and let them repair or replace it if its still under warranty..

Hope that helps..........

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