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Won't give me the correct location

I have a Garmin Etrex Legend. I've had it for 3 years now. I use it for geocaching. For some reason, the coordinates are not correct anymore. I type in the coords, and it doesn't lead me to that location.. it is way off. Someone told me that I need to re-calibrate it? How would I do that- and is that the real problem? Help please, we would love to get back to geocaching!

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  • offroadnj Apr 18, 2008

    I have a similar problem my cursor arrow of where I am supposed to be is about 1000 ft west of where I really am. I think a recalibration would help to



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You should search for mapdate (kaartdatum in dutch) and select WGS84, it's a preference all geocachers use

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