How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask ElectronicsPete Your Own Question
ElectronicsPete
ElectronicsPete, Electronic Engineer
Category: Car Electronics
Satisfied Customers: 15772
Experience:  Over 16 years of experience installing and repairing electronics.
30970729
Type Your Car Electronics Question Here...
ElectronicsPete is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

A few years ago I bought a pioneer AVIC-Z1 navigation

Customer Question

A few years ago I bought a pioneer AVIC-Z1 navigation system. It was working perfectly but now it's gets lost all the time. Is there anything I can do about this. And if u can give me some information on this? Thankyou
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Car Electronics
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Expert:  ElectronicsPete replied 11 months ago.

Hi Ricardo,

As the components inside the unit begin to degrade, it will become increasingly difficult for the unit to locate the satellite signals, and it will become "lost".

Another possible cause is a bad GPS antenna connection or a faulty antenna - check the connection and try fitting a replacement GPS antenna to see if that helps.

Related Car Electronics Questions