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Tom tom The screen on my tom tom is "off". The letters on the left hand side (as you look at the screen) aren't useable, rather if you type i you get j. I called Tom Tom and they aren't servicing the older models (wow, its just 2 years old) but offered me a deal on a new upgrade. Unfortunately that is more expensive through them than the street price elsewhere. I have reset the device with no change. Any ideas?

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  • tablesir Nov 04, 2007

    When the TomTom is switched on the whole display area has moved over to the left therefore the first column of number or letters are not accessible. Tried to reset but still the same.



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That sounds like there is something stuck in the edges of the touchscreen...

try & run a toothbrush or your finger nail or a piece of paper flat against the screen & run it 360 around the edges of the screen...

Failing that buy another faulty one with different issues from an auction site & chop & change the faulty parts.

as you are out of warranty it wont matter.

Posted on Dec 15, 2007


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