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I have an older Golf Buddy. Just replaced the battery but it

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I have an older Golf Buddy. Just replaced the battery but it is not working. Can I replace the chip? Would it work?
JA: What's the make/model of your GPS unit? How old is it?
Customer: It is a Golf Buddy Platinum. About 5 or 6 yrs old.
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: it behaved as if the battery was drained.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Just installed the new battery. The first day it worked for half a round. I thought maybe I should have charged it before using so I did that. The next day I got a full round from it. The following day just a few holes. Then it stopped working altogether. It turns on when I put it on the charger but I can no longer bring up the o
JA: Anything else you want the gps expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 17 days ago.

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Will the unit power on or charge?

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Tech Michael