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My Nuvi 2598LMTHD is frozen. It is a 2598LMTHD, It is frozen

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My Nuvi 2598LMTHD is frozen.
JA: What model of Nuvi are you using? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: It is a 2598LMTHD
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: It is frozen with the word GARMIN and nothing else. I can't get any maps or even turn it off.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Nothing
JA: Is there anything else the GPS Technician should be aware of?
Customer: NO
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Russell H. replied 3 months ago.

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Try holding down the Power button for at least 30 seconds. See if that shuts it Off. If not, you have a serious problem with the device. Let me know how it goes, please, so that I may advise you further.