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Going to Ireland with my nuvi 2689LMT, and just paid $.00

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Going to Ireland with my nuvi 2689LMT, and just paid $69.00 for Ireland England map online. Will cigarette lighter work in Irish ret a car?
JA: How old is your Nuvi?
Customer: 2 years
JA: What have you tried so far with your Garmin?
Customer: just usa
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just paid for map - how long before I get it online? I leave in 3 days.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Russell H. replied 2 months ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting JustAnswer.com. My name is***** will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.
The good news is: Yes, just make sure you don't rent a car that is eccentric or 'non-smoking' and does not have a cigarette lighter plug at all.

All cars pretty much, run on 12 V batteries, so their voltage is the same. And that is what the cigarette lighter adapter runs off of.

As for the map and "how long" - it depends on how you bought it - as a map file on a card? then get delivery information. It could take longer than 3 days if not expedited delivery! - as a download? then get your own blank memory card (compatible with your Nuvi's memory card slot) ready, and download it, and store it onto that memory card.

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