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"map info" grayed out

Map info grayed out. Gtet "no matches" when try to enter address.Apparently has lost all map info. that came with it. Can it be reset? I can't get Garmin tech support to answer my e-mail or fax. Thank you. W. Jack. Brevard NC

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Yes there is a way to get them back .... try going into the settings and goto the map settings i bet the map has just been deselected ...select it and your on your way if not call me at 805 665 7931 my name is nate and i will walk you through it

Posted on Aug 31, 2008

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