Question about Garmin nuvi 1390T Car GPS Receiver

1 Answer

I have a Garmin 1390T SAT NAV which when connected to my cars power supply or its own internal battery it will only power up to the 'Loading Maps' screen and then shut down. I have tried this in another vehicle to ensure that it is not a charging problem, beyond that there is very little I can do.

Posted by on

  • Mark Tubbs May 18, 2011

    Thank you for your advice, unfortunately when the eraise data screen comes up the touch screen is not responding. Back to Garmin I think. Regards Mark.

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 5,370 Answers

Its not a charger or battery related problem.Its a software error in your Garmin.The software is got corrupted or missing.So its not able to go further then " loading maps" screen.And due to that it shuts off.In some other cases, this same problem is seen, but Garmin hangs on loading maps screen and nothing goes further.---- This all are software related problem.The software will be reloaded by Garmin.If its in warranty, then it will be free software loading but if its out of warranty, then software reloading will be charged by Garmin. ------------- Before sending it to Garmin, there is a reset procedure.You can try it.Click the link below:----
http://technoanswers.blogspot.com/2011/05/how-to-perform-master-reset-on-garmin.html
---------------- This should help.Thanks.Helpmech.

Posted on May 18, 2011

  • raj somaiya May 19, 2011

    Yes correct.The software is not letting it do any thing.It requires reset and update by Garmin service tool.---- thanks.Helpmech.

×

Ad

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

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can l use a garmin sat nav on 24volt


Garmin GPS products operate on +5VDC and require an adapter to convert +12VDC to +5VDC. The internal battery is 3.7VDC and is charged by the +5VDC.

If you want to use +24VDC, you will need to find an adapter that converts +24VDC to +5VDC @ 1AMP and has the right connector to mate with the unit. Connecting +24VDC directly to the unit will damage the GPS.

Some motorcyclists connect the GPS directly to the +12VDC battery and damage the GPS.

Jun 03, 2016 | Garmin GPS

1 Answer

I was using my Garmin sat nav when the screen froze. It would not even switch off let along allow me to do antything on the screen. It is 18 mths old.


Hello,

Allow the unit to power itself off by draining the battery.
Once that is done, connect the unit to a vehicle power supply or an AC power supply to charge it back up.
Try running the Garmin WebUpdater.
Download and Install WebUpdater.

Aug 31, 2011 | DURAGADGET Garmin Nuvi 205 GPS Satnav...

1 Answer

Garmin nuvi 1390 stuck on 'Garmin' screen. No maps loading etc.. Also did the reset process with no luck


Hello,

Try running the Garmin WebUpdater.
Download and Install WebUpdater.

If the WebUpdater does not work, you may have to contact Garmin support.

Jul 23, 2011 | Garmin nuvi 1390T Car GPS Receiver

2 Answers

Garmin 1200 suddenly stopped loading up....


I am haveing the same problem
poky345@yahoo.com
Can not seem to find any reason?

Mar 31, 2010 | Garmin nuvi 1200 Car GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Need operating instructions foa a Garmin Nuvi


All User Guides are available for all units at Garmin.com. Navigate to your unit, and then to the download section for that unit. You can also update your unit's internal software at the same site.

Feb 19, 2010 | Garmin Nuvi 205T Sat Nav GPS Receiver

2 Answers

My sat nav 1300 won't get past 'loading maps'


IT WILL STILL BE UNDER WARRANTY BUT TRY A SOFTWARE DOWN LOAD FROM WWW.GARMIN.COM THEN TAKE IT BACK TO THE SELLER

Dec 18, 2009 | Garmin nuvi 1300 Car GPS Receiver

1 Answer

How to wire a zumo 550 sat nav to a honda cb1300sa


I'd suggest you don't pay their bill! ****. You'll need to find the accessory supply and connect the red wire it to that. Goodness knows where they connected the black (negative wire) if they are that stupid. Don't trust their work - I home they did not work on your brakes.

Nov 03, 2009 | Garmin GPS

1 Answer

Nuvi 250 will not turn on when charging.


There are two types of leads that you can buy.

The one supplied with the Garmin expects you to plug the GPS into the PC via the USB and if you use this to try and charge your Garmin in your car it will think it is connected to the PC and show the connection screen. it will charge the unit but you can't see the map.!!!

Make sure that you buy a lead specially for the Garmin for use in the car its the only type of SAT NAV that you will have this problem with.

LOL

Sep 12, 2009 | Garmin nuvi 250W GPS Receiver

1 Answer

I3 garmin sat nav keeps switching off when power lead is in then will only come on from battery power


Power jacks are often designed to switch off the battery when inserted, to save battery life, on devices with non-rechargeables.

If your device switches off, when the adapter is inserted, then it sounds like the power supply is either unplugged from the wall / car, or is broken, or has a blown fuse.

Sep 16, 2008 | Garmin GPS

1 Answer

Garmin 660 wont operate on power lead


Are you using the Garmin AC adapter or the Garmin car adapter? Using the wrong cable and the Garmin will think that you are trying to connect to a computer. Not all USB cable are alike.

When connected to your computer it thinks that you want to upload or donwload information.

Jan 26, 2008 | Garmin Nuvi 660 GPS Receiver

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garmin nuvi 1390T Car GPS Receiver Logo

Related Topics:

99 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

76164 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...