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Cracked glass The outer glass of my Garmin 76Cx is cracked. It still owrks fine, but difficult to view. Does anyone know where I can get a replacement glass or a reasonable substitute?

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  • rufus08 Jun 06, 2008

    Hi I have the same exact problem with my Garmin Golflogix unit (same thing but different guts). This was a really nice repair! Im wondering does the original glass/plastic include the black area framing the display? I noticed its no longer there after your repair. Either way great job and cheap!!!



    Thanks in advance.

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Http://forums.groundspeak.com/GC/index.php?showtopic=172724
This will take you to a perfect solution

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If you're handy with small tools, you can make a new screen using Lexan, a Dremel tool to shape it, and then glue it into place. You'll have to dismantle the unit first to get the broken screen out.

Either that, or send it in to Garmin for replacement.

Posted on Apr 01, 2008

  • TO Lady Apr 25, 2008

    Check out this thread....
    http://forums.groundspeak.com/GC/index.p...


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