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Experience:  Over 16 years experience installing and repairing electronics.
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My Magellan gps stopped working and said to contact you,

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my Magellan gps stopped working and said to contact you
JA: Just to clarify, what's the brand and model of the GPS?
Customer: magellan maestro 4250
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I a was on a trip and this just popped up and wouldn't go back to the map
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: you are it
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that I know of
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

I am Pete, and I'll be happy to assist with your question today.

Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Have you tried updating your Magellan?

You can use the SmartGPS Eco tool to update your unit:

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
i'm not too computer savy. what smartGPS tool
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

The SmartGPS tool can be downloaded from