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Tried to update the maps on my Garmin sat nav. My PC didn't recognise the sat nav so I looked up the official Garmin website and got into their chatroom. This had obviously been hacked because after a few minutes of chat I was told a technician would ring me top sort...
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I was contacted by "cipoapp"!! Same deal - technician called - wanted to obtain access to my computer - that is when I said NO.

I've been hacked before. I only wanted to DL the Garmin Express onto my computer to use when I needed updates, it automatically brought this company up on my screen. BTW, when I told the tech I tried to find their company on-line NOTHING came up.

He assured me, I am telling You, so that was not the answer I was looking for! What the.....?

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#1355692 Review #1355692 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Reason of review
BEEN SCAMMED
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Because I’m dissatisfied with the Garmin GPS I cannot find addresses and it takes you down roads that you’re not supposed to go I drive a tractor trailer cannot trust the unit I am sending

The Garman commercial GPS does not function properly cannot find addresses and tries to take you down rose that youre not supposed to go I travel my regular route and used it and it was terrible and three weeks Im gonna start an add on to my route thats why I got one but cannot trust this unit and Im going to send it back

User's recommendation: By someone else’s product Garman GPS commercial unit does not work properlyUnit not work properly.

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#2898373 Review #2898373 is a subjective opinion of poster.
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Full refund
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Happy Camper

I have used Teck support three times in the last month and I have received excellent patient service for each call. I really appreciate thus service.

User's recommendation: There’s support beyond the purchase. That’s extremely important.

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#2896759 Review #2896759 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Pearl, Mississippi

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Just want knobs not pissed!

Keep losing rubber knobs on my force tr. no. You sent me some a while back even used glue now these came off!!! Just need knobs not the whole stabilizer!
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#2896720 Review #2896720 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Beatrice, Nebraska
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Purchase it Garman 890 RV in Florida today

Need to purchase at a store in FloridaGarmin 890 RV where in central or north Florida what store and phone number thank you
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#2879265 Review #2879265 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Clermont, Florida

Very traumatic experience you could literally get in an accident trying to work this thing I’ve had mine for a long time very good experience until I updated can’t get any good help to try to fix it y

If you couldnt read by what Ive already put down as a complaint this is one of the big complaints. Really as I said Ive already wrote my complaint and you want me to put more *** down this is the problem with you you suck you have a good product you had a good product but you cannot update this product you suck

User's recommendation: Give a real Customer Service answer the damn phone and talk to somebody.

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#2874547 Review #2874547 is a subjective opinion of poster.

Do not update our your screwed worst customer service ever

Update in my Garmin voice command maps and now I can't use it because it doesn't understand American English or not available in American English every time

User's recommendation: Answer phone. Have on line support that really helps.

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#2874527 Review #2874527 is a subjective opinion of poster.

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Are you the real Garmin ? I have been scammed !

I have been scammed trying to get GPS updated. I need to report this &;; speak to a real customer support person . How do I know you are real ?
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#2859548 Review #2859548 is a subjective opinion of poster.

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Are you the real Garmin ? I have been scammed !

I have been scammed trying to get GPS updated. I need to report this &; speak to a real customer support person . How do I know you are real ?
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#2859539 Review #2859539 is a subjective opinion of poster.
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Alpha 200i won't stay powered on

I have barely used my garmin alpha 200i and it will not stay powered on !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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#2855922 Review #2855922 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Lady Lake, Florida
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Vivofit4 won’t work after battery change

Im having trouble now getting through to Customer Service to find out how to get my two vivofit4 devices to power-up after battery change.
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#2848763 Review #2848763 is a subjective opinion of poster.
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Original review updated by user Sep 07, 2021
Help agent wanted me to pay up front $150.00 before they would start a work ticket for repairs to my new GPS. She (Linda) wanted me to use some outfit called Neusurf or something like that. I have never heard of them and could not find anything other than their website...
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#2838975 Review #2838975 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Product
Garmin Gps Navigation System
Pros
  • Great when it works
Cons
  • Cumbersome after sale warranty or service availability
Loss
$500
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How do i put my garmin semi electrtical device on manual setting

how do i put semi truck electronic book on manual setting and is it legal because im stopped at weigh station in Oregon
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#2837771 Review #2837771 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Los Angeles, California
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G8 won't update

G8 not updating. Representative couldnt help. Said I would have to exchange unit for $140. Horrible. Never again.

User's recommendation: Nope.

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#2837247 Review #2837247 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Location
Westwood, New Jersey
Preferred solution
Solution are free

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I cannot change my payment

It is too hard to update credit card info. I asked for a temporary pin because I didn't remember the old one and couldn't enter the new info
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#2830003 Review #2830003 is a subjective opinion of poster.
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I would like to change the credit card info Same number. Different dates and cvs
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Broken watch

Temp is fixed and inaccurate, havent worked properly since day 1. Despite changing location for temp it remains at 75 degrees Would like a replacement
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#2796652 Review #2796652 is a subjective opinion of poster.
Pros
  • It works when it works
Cons
  • Cannot update the thing
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Let the company propose a solution

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