Garmin 190-01492-00-0B GPS Receiver User Manual

GLO™ GLONASS and GPS Sensor
Instructions
August
2012
190-01492-00_0B
Printed in Taiwan1
Installing the Battery
The release tab locks the cover in
place.
 Warning
This product contains a lithium-ion battery.
See page 5 for important battery safety
information.
1 With your thumbnail, slide the battery
cover release tab ➊.
➋
➌
➊
2 Remove the battery cover ➋.
3 Locate the metal contacts on the end
of the lithium-ion battery.
4 Insert the battery ➌ so the metal
contacts on the battery align with
the metal contacts inside the battery
compartment.
5 Press the battery down into place.
6 Insert the battery cover into the
notches and press down.
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Replacement Battery
You can purchase a replacement battery
(010-10840-00) at http://buy.garmin.com.
Charging the Battery
You can use the sensor while you are
charging it.
1 Plug the small end of the power cable
into the mini-USB connector on the
end of the sensor.
2 Plug the other end of the power cable
into an appropriate source of power for
the cable type.
It takes about three hours to charge the
battery. A fully charged battery lasts about
12 hours.
Note: If the battery has not been charged
for a long period of time, remove the
battery, connect the cable to the device
and a power source, and then replace the
battery. The battery will charge as usual.
Pairing the Sensor
1 Hold to turn on the sensor.
2 Turn on the other device and enable
the Bluetooth component.
You can refer to the device’s
documentation for specific instructions
about enabling Bluetooth wireless
technology.
3 Bring the sensor within 30 feet (10
meters) of the mobile device.
4 Using the mobile device, pair the
sensor with the mobile device.
The blue LED is solid blue when the
sensor is connected to the other device.
If the sensor has not established a
Bluetooth connection for several minutes,
it turns off automatically.
Bluetooth LED
LED
Slow flashing
blue
Rapid flashing
blue
Solid blue
Description
Searching for mobile devices
Pairing
Connected to mobile device
Status LED
LED
Slow flashing orange
Solid orange
Description
Charging
Battery charged,
power connected.
Orange off
Battery charged,
power disconnected.
Rapid flashing orange Low battery
Alternating orange
Faulty battery or
and green
system error
Flashing green
Searching for GPS
satellites
Solid green
GPS satellite fix
Acquiring Satellite Signals
1 Verify that the blue LED on the sensor
is solid blue, indicating a wireless
connection.
2 Place the sensor where it has a clear
view of the sky.
Acquiring satellite signals may take a
few minutes. The Status LED flashes
green while searching for satellites and
establishing your location. The Status LED
is solid green when it has established a fix
on your location.
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Using the Portable Friction
Mount
The portable friction mount comes in
some GLO packages and is available as
an optional accessory.
1 Wipe the mounting surface and the
back of the mount with a wet cloth to
remove dust and debris.
2 Insert the sensor in the mount so the
LEDs face up and the mini-USB port is
accessible.
3 Place on a flat surface.
Periodically, you should wipe the surface
and the mount with a wet cloth to remove
dust and debris to help prevent the mount
from sliding.
not responsible for the operation of this
device or its compliance with safety and
regulatory standards. Please note that the
use of this accessory with iPod, iPhone, or
iPad may affect wireless performance.
The GLO sensor is also compatible with
many Android®, Windows® or Blackberry®
smartphones, tablets and notebook
computers.
When using the GLO GPS/GLONASS
sensor with an Android device, you
may need to use an application to allow
the sensor to properly communicate
with the Android system over Bluetooth
technology. The application will allow the
Android system to accept non-system (or
mock) GPS/GLONASS signals.
Product Compatibility
Registering the Device
Made for iPod® touch (4th generation),
iPod touch (3rd generation), iPhone® 4S,
iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad® 2, and iPad.
"Made for iPod, iPhone, iPad” means
that an electronic accessory has been
designed to connect specifically to iPod,
iPhone, or iPad, respectively, and has
been certified by the developer to meet
Apple performance standards. Apple is
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• Go to http://my.garmin.com.
• Keep the original sales receipt, or a
photocopy, in a safe place.
Specifications
Case: Rugged, but not water-resistant
Power Supply: Rechargeable lithium-ion
battery, 12 hours (typical use)
Update Rate: 10 Hz, but not all mobile
devices support a 10 Hz update rate.
Vehicle Power Cable* Input Voltage:
12–28 Vdc (*available in some packages)
Operating Temperature: -4°F to 140°F
(-20°C to 60°C)
Charging Temperature: 32°F to 113°F
(0°C to 45°C)
Short-Term (1 month) Storage
Temperature: -4°F to 122°F (-20°C to
50°C)
Long-Term (1 year) Storage
Temperature: -4°F to 68°F (-20°C to
20°C)
Important Safety and Product
Information
 Warning
Installation Warnings
When installing the device in a vehicle,
place the device securely so it does not
obstruct the driver’s view of the road ➊ or
interfere with vehicle operating controls,
such as the steering wheel, foot pedals,
or transmission levers. Do not place
unsecured on the vehicle dashboard
➋. Do not place the device in front of or
above any airbag ➌.
➊
➋
➌
Battery Warnings
If these guidelines are not followed, the
battery may experience a shortened life
span or may present a risk of damage to
the sensor, fire, chemical burn, electrolyte
leak, and/or injury.
• Do not leave the sensor exposed to a
heat source or in a high temperature
location, such as in the sun in an
unattended vehicle. To prevent the
possibility of damage, remove the
device from the vehicle or store it out
of direct sunlight, such as in the glove
box.
• Do not use a sharp object to remove
the battery.
• Do not disassemble, puncture,
incinerate, or damage the battery.
• Keep the battery away from children.
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• If using an external battery charger,
only use the Garmin accessory
approved for your product.
• Only replace the battery with the
correct replacement battery. Using
another battery presents a risk of
fire or explosion. To purchase a
replacement battery, see your Garmin
dealer or the Garmin website.
• When storing the device for an
extended time, store within the
following temperature range: from -4°F
to 68°F (-20°C to 20°C).
• Do not operate the device outside of
the following temperature range: from
-4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C).
• Contact your local waste disposal
department to dispose of the device/
battery in accordance with applicable
local laws and regulations.
Navigation Warnings
Use this sensor only as a navigational aid.
Do not attempt to use the sensor for any
purpose requiring precise measurement
of direction, distance, location, or
topography. This product should not be
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used to determine ground proximity for
aircraft navigation.
Product Environmental Programs
Information about Garmin’s product
recycling program and WEEE, RoHS,
REACH, and other compliance programs
can be found at www.garmin.com
/aboutGarmin/environment.
Declaration of Conformity
Hereby, Garmin, declares that this
product is in compliance with the
essential requirements and other relevant
provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. To view
the full Declaration of Conformity, go to
www.garmin.com/compliance.
FCC Compliance
This device complies with part 15 of the
FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the
following two conditions: (1) this device
may not cause harmful interference,
and (2) this device must accept any
interference received, including
interference that may cause undesired
operation.
This equipment has been tested and
found to comply with the limits for a
Class B digital device, pursuant to
part 15 of the FCC rules. These limits
are designed to provide reasonable
protection against harmful interference in
a residential installation. This equipment
generates, uses, and can radiate radio
frequency energy and may cause harmful
interference to radio communications if
not installed and used in accordance with
the instructions. However, there is no
guarantee that interference will not occur
in a particular installation. If this equipment
does cause harmful interference to radio
or television reception, which can be
determined by turning the equipment off
and on, the user is encouraged to try to
correct the interference by one of the
following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving
antenna.
• Increase the separation between the
equipment and the receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet
that is on a different circuit from the
GPS unit.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced
radio/TV technician for help.
This product does not contain any userserviceable parts. Repairs should only be
made by an authorized service center.
Unauthorized repairs or modifications
could result in permanent damage to the
equipment, and void your warranty and
your authority to operate this device under
Part 15 regulations.
Industry Canada Compliance
Category I radiocommunication devices
comply with Industry Canada Standard
RSS-210. Category II radiocommunication
devices comply with Industry Canada
Standard RSS-310. This device complies
with Industry Canada license-exempt RSS
standard(s). Operation is subject to the
following two conditions: (1) this device
may not cause interference, and (2) this
device must accept any interference,
including interference that may cause
undesired operation of the device.
Limited Warranty
Garmin’s standard limited warranty applies
to this accessory. For more information,
go to www.garmin.com/support/warranty
.html.
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