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I have a nuvi 1450 and it wont charge. I replaced the battery,

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I have a nuvi 1450 and it won't charge. I replaced the battery, used another charger that I knew worked, can you help me.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Freddy M. replied 1 year ago.
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Hello my name is Freddy.
I look forward to assisting and am very sorry to hear that you are having this problem.
You have already ruled out the charger and the battery being the problem.
That means the problem is somewhere on the device itself, first make sure the charger port is not loose.
Check inside the battery compartment and make sure the contacts are clean.
Make sure they are not bent or scratched either as that can cause this type of problem (similar to putting the batteries in backwards).
If that looks ok there is one logic/main board in this device.
That entire board would need to be replaced in order to fix this.
Only a technician can get the part and it can cost about $65 to $80 just for the part.
It takes around an hour to replace most shops charge around $60 to $75/hour.
Some people decide to replace the device due to the price of repair.
If you would like me to help you find a repair shop, or a replacement I would be happy to do so.
If you have any questions just let me know by clicking on reply to expert and I will be happy to answer them.
If not please don't forget to leave a positive rating it is greatly appreciated.
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