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Re: Magellan Maestro GPS 4250 original data erased....

Magellan sent new firmware upgrade for install. Installation software had problems reading my blank SD card in my 4250. Tried different ways to make it work and in the process, I accidentally erased all my data in my 4250. Please help.

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Download the new firmware again and run the setup


Posted on Aug 31, 2008

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if you still have the original DVD that came with the device, i think you can use that to upload them maps and other info, but of course this will just be like having the device brand new.

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Hey I want to updating maps or software for magellan maestro 4250, but i can not found the right software for it,so pleas can you help me,thank you.


Hi muntaserabou

you can get the latest firmware 4.86 for your 4250 HERE and the
2010 Map update for it HERE


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I tried to upgrade my Magellan Maestro GPS 4250 with the new firmware that Magellan sent. In the process, I accidentally erased all my data in my 4250 and now inoperable. Please help. Thank you.


if you still have the original DVD that came with the device, i think you can use that to upload them maps and other info, but of course this will just be like having the device brand new.

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Firmware Update 4.86 failed in mid-update. Maestro 4250 will not respond. Menu screen comes up but will not work.


try and run the firmware update again. make sure the its fully charged or plugged in. this usually works though sometimes it wont depending on what files are missing..they are other ways to fix this problem, but i recommend you call magellan to get it fixed. they will repair any of their gps that were rendered inoperable do to there updates.

you can go here to contact magellan support

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Our Magellan Maestro 4250, came on by itself and will not turn off.


is it plugged to AC charge when it comes on?

If not seek out the RESET hole and place a fine pin or paper clip end in and reset the unit

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I had same problem on 3/28/09.

According to Magellan and other people who have experienced the same problem, this is terminal to the unit. It can be caused by downloading the 08/09 Magellan map upgrade, which can cause the unit to permanently lock up. Magellan is well aware of the problem, and should offer to replace your unit if you have the problem. If you elect to have it repaired, Magellan can download the map upgrade for you in the repair process. Here is a site noting the same problem: http://74.125.93.104/search?q=cache:pNLjGT-i4-sJ:forums.gpsreview.net/viewtopic.php%3Ft%3D8958+magellan+4250+gps+stays+on+blue+screen&cd=8&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us

Questions for Magellan: 1) why would they sell, in 2009, gps units with old 2007 maps loaded in them, requiring the purchaser to buy a current map, and 2) if there is a problem with downloading the current maps, why is there not an advisement or warning to the installer.

Other than replacing the unit, there appears to be no "fix".

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