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Unit states"acquring satellites" does not go. stays on home map.

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  • woodyp Sep 02, 2008

    Nuvi 660 NA Garmin freezees on Acquring satellites

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Try to give it a soft reset its in the menu/settings

if that not wotks give it a hard rest its in the back of the unit its a samm hole button use a pe,cil to press it.

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Are you inside a building or outside and what is the model number ?
also try resetting the gps... there should be a reset button on the rear or one of the edges...

Robert

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Can you please give us the model number of this unit so we can provide you the correct solutions ,, thank you...

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Try first resetting your Garmin.

Posted on Sep 02, 2008

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    Ginko Sep 02, 2008

    To reset it hold down the reset button for 3 seconds, then connect it to power cable.



    If that doesn't work, do a "master reset." Turn the Garmin off, press
    and hold the bottom right hand corner of the screen.
    Keep the button pressed
    and turn the unit on.
    Hold down the corner for some time, until the
    unit ask for confirmation. This will clear all settings.

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    Ginko Sep 02, 2008

    If you are located in an area that is not good for satellite reception, like an area with tall buildings or mountains, you will not have good reception that can also be the problem. Try moving the garmin to a different location.

    If reception is good and reset did not work, then it is a problem with the firmware, in this case update garmin software from website.


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