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My Garmin Montana 600 touchscreen is not working. I took it

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My Garmin Montana 600 touchscreen is not working. I took it out of storage to use on our trip down to Mexico this winter and the screen is faulty. Any fix for it?
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Garmin Montana 600 and it is about 5 years old.
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Nothing except it has been in the closet for over a year. Worked before
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I'm fairly unsophisticated here. I've tried the old reboot after recharging the battery. Would it possibly work better if I put in some AA batteries rather than the lithium one. It seems to have taken the charge but....?
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not that I can think of .....
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Aric replied 10 months ago.

Hello, Sorry you're having problems. Offhand can you please press and hold the power button for 10 seconds, then release and wait a full minute to see if there's any response from the unit?