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Garmin 750 - 90 days old

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My Garmin Nuvi 750 won't turn on. I've tried charger from the car and household charging device. I assumed battery was dead......unit WILL NOT TURN ON. Any ideas?

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  • Seeleaux Sep 11, 2008

    It worked perfect at lunch today. Turned it off when i exited the car, won't turn on now. I have not idea what happened.

  • 1800dad Sep 15, 2008

    Same problem- Was working fine. Stopped to get gas, turned car off, unit displayed that power was off and to push a key to stay on battery. Did not push key. Unit turned off. Could not turn it back on in any mode.

  • FXHDDH Sep 15, 2008

    Thank You.......I figured this out eventually. FYI - It is heat related as I reside in VA.....average temps 80 +.

  • hsigari921 Nov 23, 2008

    SAME EXACT PROBLEM! charged my nuvi with a household charger, and now my device wont even turn on!!

  • Anonymous Dec 25, 2008

    i have same problem , while there is not high temp !
    any idea


  • FXHDDH Dec 31, 2008

    As I mentioned it was heat related.......pushed reset button and it's been working nicely ever since. Thanks!

  • Anonymous Mar 01, 2009

    Garmin 770. Problems powering on, usually after it has been on and I slide the power button to the left to turn off while leaving the car temporarily. Usually have to wait several hours and then it will power up. I assume this is an overheating problem, but it is more than annoying and has left me having to use my phone to navigate around at times. I have to assume Garmin is aware of this!!

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2009

    won't turn on

  • teliwatcher May 11, 2010

    unit was not used for approx 3 weeks. first turned on by switch,but stayed in lock mode.Then tried again,this time tried to boot up,then tried again by switch,unit shut down and stayed down.Is there a external flash maybe to boot up?

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    Sometimes it's says "this charger is not compatible for this gps even I change the new one from the garmin.

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It's battery problem
make sure to charge it

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Had the same problem-try this- leave your nuvi off for about 4 hours. Push the power button to the right(lock position) and then to the left (power on position) and let go. I suspect temperature (getting overheated is the problem. This worked for me.

Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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