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  1. Too good to be true?

    Accessories
    Hello everyone, Decided to buy a Garmin inReach mini, so I typed it into google and clicked on the shopping tab to see if anyone had a better price. Found this Garmin inReach Mini GPS Satellite Communicator Orange And as much as I would like believe that you can get one for half price, Im...
  2. Nav V update available to fix date issue

    GPS Info
    As you Garmin Nav V users may know, the date reverted to April 2000 in October of this year due to a Y2K fix that was limited to roughly 20 years. Garmin just came out with a software update that fixes the issue. Just use Garmin Express on your computer to upgrade your device. You can see the...
  3. BMW Motorad Navigator V - System Recovery Help

    Accessories
    Not sure if this makes a difference but I have a 2014 GS Adventure with BMW Motorad Navigator V. I recently had an issue with my navigation and I was advised by Garmin to format the SD Card and re-load the maps. Having followed the instructions using an iMac (instructions even had pictures) I...
  4. Nav 5 freak out when trying to update

    General chatter
    Anyone had their Nav 5 go into freak out mode after trying to do an update? I contacted Garmin and they instructed me to press the bottom right of screen and power it up, but it cycles through location, language, then simply resets. Anyone know of a fix for this situation? Thanks! ps. I'm...
  5. Navigator V - Off road Maps

    GPS Info
    Hey All I have a Navigator V on a R1200GS and this works fine for on road adventures. I have recently started to go onto gravel and now need to be able to navigate forest / fire service roads and tracks. I looked at the Garmin website and I can see loads of different map options like 24k &...
  6. My Zumo Mount

    GPS Info
    I recently picked up a used Zumo 660 with a Touratech locking mount. The included Ram hardware seemed wimpy and wasn't very secure. I saw the mounting bar BMW uses on the newer GS and decided to try that option instead. I like the fact it puts the GPS above the instruments. There's also room...
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