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Garmin nuvi 660 lost map data

I recently purchased a garmin 660 and it worked great.
The problem is, when I regitered it on the garmin sight, it said there was available sofware upgrades available. So like a fool id did it!

I rebooted the GPS and now when I go to type in a address, it says no map data available? The map info tap is greyed out so I can't access the info.

Help!
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Bruce I have a NUVI350 and have the same problem. It was working fine until I updated the software from the Garmin Site

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    I have the same problem, but with a Nuvi 205. I'm now 10 hours in trying to figure it out. I think I'm sending it back.

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Take it back to the store you got if from and get a tom tom

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