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My Garmin etrex summit HC simply will not turn on any more,

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My Garmin etrex summit HC simply will not turn on any more, although the batteries are new.
It has not fallen into water and the batteries have not been leaking.
I bought it two years ago and it worked perfectly until now.
What should I do?

jaredpoz :

Hi there happy to advise.

jaredpoz :

You elude to the unit getting wet?

Customer:

No, not to my knowledge.

jaredpoz :

Well, at any rate if it won't power on, your options are limited.

jaredpoz :

I'm checking on something for you give me a minute......

jaredpoz :

OK, go here..........

jaredpoz :

There is a drop down menu, enter your model number there.

jaredpoz :

Garmin has a flat rate repair on this model for $79, terribly cheap compared to most GPS units they have.

jaredpoz :

They will instruct on mailing it in, will fix it and send it back to you.

jaredpoz :

I wouldn't mention, wetness, letting it dry, etc......

jaredpoz :

Turnaround s usually 2-3 weeks.

jaredpoz :

You'll have a good as new unit for less tan 100 dollars.

jaredpoz :

Hope this helps,

jaredpoz :

-Jared

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Customer:

Well, it was certainly clear.

jaredpoz :

Let me know if I can help you with anything else in the future.

Customer:

That I certainly will do.

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