dēzl™ 570 Series
Owner’s Manual
December 2014
Printed in Taiwan
190-01804-00_0A
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Table of Contents
Getting Started............................................................... 1
Connecting the Device to Vehicle Power ................................... 1
Acquiring GPS Signals ............................................................... 1
Status Bar Icons ......................................................................... 1
Using the On-Screen Buttons ..................................................... 1
Entering and Exiting Sleep Mode ............................................... 1
Turning Off the Device ........................................................... 1
Adjusting the Volume .................................................................. 1
Enabling Automatic Volume ................................................... 1
Adjusting the Screen Brightness ................................................ 1
Vehicle Profiles............................................................... 2
Adding a Vehicle Profile ............................................................. 2
Activating a Vehicle Profile ......................................................... 2
Changing Your Trailer Information ............................................. 2
Editing a Vehicle Profile .............................................................. 2
Navigating to Your Destination..................................... 2
Routes ........................................................................................ 2
Starting a Route .......................................................................... 2
Going Home ........................................................................... 2
Your Route on the Map .............................................................. 2
Active Lane Guidance ............................................................ 3
Viewing a List of Turns ........................................................... 3
Viewing the Entire Route on the Map .................................... 3
Adding a Location to Your Route ................................................ 3
Shaping Your Route ................................................................... 3
Taking a Detour .......................................................................... 3
Stopping the Route ..................................................................... 3
Changing the Route Calculation Mode ....................................... 3
Starting a Route by Using the Map ............................................. 3
Previewing Multiple Routes ........................................................ 4
Trip Planner ................................................................................ 4
Planning a Trip ....................................................................... 4
Navigating to a Saved Trip ..................................................... 4
Optimizing the Order of Stops in a Trip .................................. 4
Editing and Reordering Locations in a Trip ............................ 4
Editing and Saving Your Active Route ................................... 4
Changing Trip Routing Options ............................................. 4
Scheduling a Trip ................................................................... 4
Using Suggested Routes ............................................................ 4
Avoiding Delays, Fees, and Areas ............................................. 4
Avoiding Traffic Delays on Your Route .................................. 4
Avoiding Toll Roads ............................................................... 5
Avoiding Toll Stickers ............................................................. 5
Avoiding Road Features ........................................................ 5
Avoiding Environmental Zones .............................................. 5
Custom Avoidances ............................................................... 5
Navigating Off Road ................................................................... 5
Finding Locations...........................................................5
Finding a Location Using the Search Bar ................................... 6
Changing the Search Area ......................................................... 6
Points of Interest ......................................................................... 6
Finding a Location by Category ............................................. 6
Searching Within a Category ................................................. 6
Navigating to Points of Interest Within a Venue .................... 6
Finding Trucking Points of Interest ........................................ 6
Finding TruckDown Points of Interest .................................... 6
Foursquare® .......................................................................... 6
Custom Points of Interest ....................................................... 7
Search Tools ............................................................................... 7
Finding an Address ................................................................ 7
Finding an Intersection ........................................................... 7
Finding a City ......................................................................... 7
Finding a Location Using Coordinates ................................... 7
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Finding Recently Found Destinations ......................................... 7
Clearing the List of Recently Found Locations ...................... 7
Finding Your Last Parking Spot .................................................. 7
Viewing Current Location Information ........................................ 7
Finding Emergency Services and Fuel .................................. 7
Getting Directions to Your Current Location .......................... 7
Adding a Shortcut ....................................................................... 7
Removing a Shortcut ............................................................. 8
Saving Locations ........................................................................ 8
Saving a Location .................................................................. 8
Saving Your Current Location ................................................ 8
Saving a Home Location ........................................................ 8
Editing a Saved Location ....................................................... 8
Assigning Categories to a Saved Location ............................ 8
Deleting a Saved Location ..................................................... 8
Using the Map................................................................. 8
Map Tools ................................................................................... 8
Viewing a Map Tool ............................................................... 8
Enabling Map Tools ............................................................... 8
Up Ahead .................................................................................... 8
Finding Upcoming Points of Interest ...................................... 8
Customizing the Up Ahead Categories .................................. 9
Trip Information ........................................................................... 9
Viewing Trip Data from the Map ............................................ 9
Viewing the Trip Information Page ......................................... 9
Viewing the Trip Log .............................................................. 9
Resetting Trip Information ...................................................... 9
Viewing Upcoming Traffic ........................................................... 9
Viewing Traffic on the Map .................................................... 9
Searching for Traffic Incidents ............................................... 9
Viewing the Truck Map ............................................................... 9
Warning and Alert Symbols ........................................................ 9
Restriction Warnings .............................................................. 9
Road Condition Warnings ...................................................... 9
Alerts .................................................................................... 10
Safety Cameras ........................................................................ 10
Customizing the Map ................................................................ 10
Customizing the Map Layers ............................................... 10
Changing the Map Data Field .............................................. 10
Changing the Map Perspective ............................................ 10
Traffic............................................................................ 10
Receiving Traffic Data Using a Traffic Receiver ....................... 10
Receiving Traffic Data Using Smartphone Link ........................ 10
About Traffic Subscriptions ....................................................... 10
Subscription Activation ......................................................... 10
Viewing Traffic Subscriptions ............................................... 11
Adding a Subscription .......................................................... 11
Enabling Traffic ......................................................................... 11
Vehicle and Driver Logs.............................................. 11
About IFTA Logging .................................................................. 11
Entering Fuel Data ............................................................... 11
Editing Fuel Logs ................................................................. 11
Viewing and Exporting a Jurisdiction Summary ................... 11
Editing and Exporting Trip Reports ...................................... 11
Viewing Exported Jurisdiction Summaries and Trip
Reports ................................................................................ 11
About Hours of Service ............................................................. 11
Recording Your Duty Status ................................................ 11
About Drivers ....................................................................... 12
Using Driving Logs ............................................................... 12
Adding Shipments ................................................................ 12
Exporting Driving Logs ......................................................... 12
Logging Service History ............................................................ 12
Adding Service Categories .................................................. 12
Deleting Service Categories ................................................ 12
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Renaming Service Categories ............................................. 12
Deleting Service Records .................................................... 12
Editing a Service Record ..................................................... 12
Hands-Free Calling....................................................... 13
Pairing Your Phone .................................................................. 13
Enabling Bluetooth Wireless Technology ............................ 13
Tips After Pairing the Devices .............................................. 13
Disconnecting a Bluetooth Device ....................................... 13
Deleting a Paired Phone ...................................................... 13
Placing a Call ............................................................................ 13
Dialing a Number ................................................................. 13
Calling a Contact in Your Phone Book ................................ 13
Calling a Location ................................................................ 13
Receiving a Call ........................................................................ 13
Using the Call History ............................................................... 13
Using In-Call Options ................................................................ 13
Saving a Home Phone Number ................................................ 13
Calling Home ....................................................................... 13
Using the Apps............................................................. 13
Using Help ................................................................................ 13
Searching Help Topics ......................................................... 13
Smartphone Link .......................................................................13
Downloading Smartphone Link ............................................ 14
Connecting to Smartphone Link .......................................... 14
Sending a Location from Your Phone to Your Device ......... 14
Disabling Calls While Connected to Smartphone Link ........ 14
Garmin Live Services ................................................................ 14
Subscribing to Garmin Live Services ................................... 14
About Traffic Cameras ......................................................... 14
About ecoRoute ........................................................................ 14
ecoRoute HD Accessory ...................................................... 14
Setting Up the Vehicle ......................................................... 14
Changing the Fuel Price ...................................................... 14
Calibrating the Fuel Economy .............................................. 15
About ecoChallenge ............................................................ 15
Viewing Fuel Economy Information ..................................... 15
Mileage Reports ................................................................... 15
Resetting ecoRoute Information .......................................... 15
Driving Tips .......................................................................... 15
Viewing myGarmin Messages .................................................. 15
Viewing the Weather Forecast .................................................. 15
Viewing Weather Near a Different City ................................ 15
Viewing the Weather Radar ................................................. 15
Viewing Weather Alerts ........................................................ 15
Checking Road Conditions .................................................. 16
Viewing Previous Routes and Destinations .............................. 16
Cleaning the Touchscreen ................................................... 17
Avoiding Theft ...................................................................... 17
Resetting the Device ................................................................. 17
Specifications ............................................................................17
Appendix ....................................................................... 17
Support and Updates ................................................................ 17
Setting Up Garmin Express ................................................. 17
nüMaps Guarantee™ ........................................................... 18
Lifetime Subscriptions .......................................................... 18
Updating Maps and Software with Garmin Express ............ 18
Data Management .................................................................... 18
File Types ............................................................................ 18
About Memory Cards ........................................................... 18
Connecting the Device to Your Computer ........................... 18
Transferring Data From Your Computer .............................. 19
Viewing GPS Signal Status ...................................................... 19
Power Cables ........................................................................... 19
Charging the Device ............................................................ 19
Changing the Fuse in the Vehicle Power Cable .................. 19
Mounting on Your Dashboard ................................................... 19
Removing the Device, Mount, and Suction Cup ....................... 19
Removing the Device from the Mount ................................. 19
Removing the Mount from the Suction Cup ......................... 19
Removing the Suction Cup from the Windshield ................. 19
Purchasing Additional Maps ..................................................... 19
Purchasing Accessories ........................................................... 19
Troubleshooting........................................................... 19
The suction cup will not stay on my windshield ........................ 19
My device is not acquiring satellite signals ............................... 20
The device does not charge in my vehicle ............................... 20
My battery does not stay charged for very long ........................ 20
My device does not appear as a removable drive on my
computer ................................................................................... 20
My device does not appear as a portable device on my
computer ................................................................................... 20
My device does not appear as either a portable device or a
removable drive or volume on my computer ............................ 20
My phone will not connect to the device ................................... 20
Index.............................................................................. 21
Customizing the Device ............................................... 16
Map and Vehicle Settings ......................................................... 16
Enabling Maps ..................................................................... 16
Navigation Settings ................................................................... 16
Calculation Mode Settings ................................................... 16
Setting a Simulated Location ............................................... 16
Bluetooth Settings .................................................................... 16
Disabling Bluetooth .............................................................. 16
Display Settings ........................................................................ 16
Traffic Settings .......................................................................... 16
Units and Time Settings ............................................................ 16
Setting the Time ................................................................... 17
Language and Keyboard Settings ............................................ 17
Proximity Alerts Settings ........................................................... 17
Device and Privacy Settings ..................................................... 17
Restoring Settings .................................................................... 17
Device Information....................................................... 17
Device Care .............................................................................. 17
Cleaning the Outer Casing .................................................. 17
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Table of Contents
Getting Started
GPS signal status
Bluetooth technology status (appears when Bluetooth is
enabled)
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WARNING
See the Important Safety and Product Information guide in the
product box for product warnings and other important
information.‍
• Mount the device in your vehicle and connect it to power
(Connecting the Device to Vehicle Power).‍
• Acquire GPS signals (Acquiring GPS Signals).‍
• Adjust the volume (Adjusting the Volume) and display
brightness (Adjusting the Screen Brightness).‍
• Set up a vehicle profile for your truck (Adding a Vehicle
Profile).‍
• Navigate to your destination (Starting a Route).‍
Connecting the Device to Vehicle Power
WARNING
This product contains a lithium-ion battery.‍ To prevent the
possibility of personal injury or product damage caused by
battery exposure to extreme heat, store the device out of direct
sunlight.‍
Before you use your device on battery power, you should charge
it.‍
1 Plug the vehicle power cable À into the USB port on the
device.‍
2 Press the mount Á onto the suction cup  until it snaps into
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place.‍
Press the suction cup to the windshield, and flip the lever Ã
back toward the windshield.‍
Fit the tab on the top of the mount into the slot on the back of
the device.‍
Press the bottom of the mount into the device until it clicks.‍
Plug the other end of the vehicle power cable into a power
outlet in your vehicle.‍
Acquiring GPS Signals
Vehicle profile indicator
HOS
Hours of service status shortcut
Current time
Battery status
Connected to Smartphone Link
Temperature
Unread myGarmin™ messages
Using the On-Screen Buttons
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•
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•
•
Select
to return to the previous menu screen.‍
Hold
to quickly return to the main menu.‍
Select or to see more choices.‍
Hold or to scroll faster.‍
Select
to see a menu of options for the current screen.‍
Entering and Exiting Sleep Mode
You can use sleep mode to conserve battery power when your
device is not in use.‍ While in sleep mode, your device uses very
little power and can wake instantly for use.‍
TIP: You can charge your device faster by putting it in sleep
mode while charging the battery.‍
Press the power key À.‍
Turning Off the Device
1 Hold the power key until a prompt appears on the screen.‍
The prompt appears after five seconds.‍ If you release the
power key before the prompt appears, the device enters
sleep mode.‍
2 Select Off.‍
Adjusting the Volume
1 Select Volume.‍
2 Select an option:
• Use the slider bar to adjust the volume.‍
• Select to mute the device.‍
• Select for additional options.‍
To navigate with your device, you must acquire satellites.‍ in
the status bar indicates the satellite signal strength.‍ Acquiring
satellites can take several minutes.‍
1 Turn on the device.‍
2 Wait while the device locates satellites.‍
3 If necessary, go outdoors to an open area, away from tall
buildings and trees.‍
Your device can increase or decrease the volume automatically
based on the level of background noise.‍
1 Select Volume > .‍
2 Select Automatic Volume.‍
Status Bar Icons
Adjusting the Screen Brightness
The status bar is located at the top of the main menu.‍ The status
bar icons display information about features on the device.‍ You
can select some icons to change settings or view additional
information.‍
Getting Started
Enabling Automatic Volume
1 Select Settings > Display > Brightness.‍
2 Use the slider bar to adjust the brightness.‍
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Vehicle Profiles
WARNING
Entering your vehicle profile characteristics does not guarantee
that your vehicle's characteristics will be accounted for in all
route suggestions or that you will receive the warning icons in all
cases.‍ Limitations may exist in the map data such that your
device cannot account for these restrictions or road conditions in
all cases.‍ Always defer to all posted road signs and road
conditions when making driving decisions.‍
Routing and navigation are calculated differently based on your
vehicle profile.‍ The activated vehicle profile is indicated by an
icon in the status bar.‍ The navigation and map settings on your
device can be customized separately for each vehicle type.‍
When you activate a truck vehicle profile, the device avoids
including restricted or impassable areas in routes based on the
dimensions, weight, and other characteristics you entered for
your vehicle.‍
Adding a Vehicle Profile
You should add a vehicle profile for each truck with which you
will use your dēzl device.‍
1 Select Settings > Vehicle Profile > .‍
2 Select an option:
• To add a straight truck with a permanently attached cargo
area, select Straight Truck.‍
• To add a tractor or a tractor-trailer combination, select
Tractor.‍
Follow
the on-screen instructions to enter the vehicle
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characteristics.‍
After you add a vehicle profile, you can edit the profile to enter
additional detailed information, such as the vehicle identification
number or trailer number (Editing a Vehicle Profile).‍
Activating a Vehicle Profile
Before you can activate a vehicle profile, you must add the
profile (Adding a Vehicle Profile).‍
1 Select Settings > Vehicle Profile.‍
2 Select a vehicle profile.‍
The vehicle profile information appears, including
measurements, total weight, and hazardous materials.‍
3 Select Select.‍
Changing Your Trailer Information
Before you can change your trailer information, you must enter a
vehicle profile for a tractor (Adding a Vehicle Profile).‍
When you change the trailer on your tractor, you can change the
trailer information in your vehicle profile without changing the
tractor information.‍ You can switch quickly between frequently
used trailers.‍
1 Select Settings > Vehicle Profile.‍
2 Select the tractor vehicle profile to use with the trailer.‍
3 Select .‍
4 Select an option:
• To use a recent trailer configuration, select a trailer
configuration from the list.‍
• To enter a new trailer configuration, select New
Configuration, and enter the trailer information.‍
vehicle identification number, trailer number, or odometer
reading.‍ You can also rename or delete a vehicle profile.‍
1 Select Settings > Vehicle Profile.‍
2 Select the vehicle profile to edit.‍
3 Select an option:
• To edit the vehicle profile information, select , and select
a field to edit.‍
• To rename a vehicle profile, select > Rename Profile.‍
• To delete the vehicle profile, select > Delete.‍
Navigating to Your Destination
Routes
A route is a path from your current location to a destination.‍ A
route may include multiple locations, or stops, on the way to the
destination (Adding a Location to Your Route).‍ The device
calculates the route to your destination based on the
preferences you select in the navigation settings, such as the
route calculation mode (Changing the Route Calculation Mode)
and avoidances (Avoiding Delays, Fees, and Areas).‍ The device
can also avoid roads that are not appropriate for the active
vehicle profile (Vehicle Profiles).‍
Starting a Route
1 Select Where To?.‍
2 Select Enter Search, enter a search term, and select
(Finding a Location Using the Search Bar).‍
TIP: You can also search for locations using categories,
search tools, or other methods (Finding Locations).‍
3 Select a location.‍
4 Select Go!.‍
The device calculates a route to the location and guides you
using voice prompts and information on the map (Your Route on
the Map).‍
If you need to stop at additional locations, you can add the
locations to your route (Adding a Location to Your Route).‍ You
can also shape the route to adjust its course (Shaping Your
Route).‍
Going Home
Select Where To? > Go Home.‍
Editing Your Home Location Information
Select Where To? > Saved > Home.‍
Select .‍
Select
> Edit.‍
Enter your changes.‍
Select Done.‍
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Your Route on the Map
NOTICE
The speed limit feature is for information only and does not
replace your responsibility to abide by all posted speed limit
signs and to use safe driving judgment at all times.‍ Garmin will
not be responsible for any traffic fines or citations you receive for
failing to follow all applicable traffic laws and signs.‍
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As you travel, the device guides you to your destination using
voice prompts and information on the map.‍
Editing a Vehicle Profile
You can edit a vehicle profile to change truck information or to
add detailed information to a new vehicle profile, such as the
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Vehicle Profiles
Your device re-calculates the route to include the added location
and guides you to the locations in order.‍
Shaping Your Route
Instructions for your next turn or exit, or other action appear
across the top of the map.‍ The symbol À indicates the type of
action and the lane or lanes in which you should be traveling, if
available.‍ The device also displays the distance to the next
action Á and the name of the street or exit associated with that
action Â.‍
A colored line à highlights the course of your route on the map.‍
Arrows on the map Ä indicate upcoming turns.‍ When you
approach your destination, a checkered flag indicates the
location of your destination.‍
Your vehicle speed Å, the road on which you are traveling Æ,
and your estimated arrival time Ç appear at the bottom of the
map.‍ You can customize the arrival time data field to display
other information (Changing the Map Data Field).‍
A data field displaying the speed limit may appear as you travel
on major roadways.‍ This feature is not available in all areas.‍
Before you can shape your route, you must start a route
(Starting a Route).‍
You can manually shape your route to change its course.‍ This
allows you to direct the route to use a certain road or go through
a certain area without adding a stop or destination to the route.‍
1 Touch anywhere on the map.‍
2 Select .‍
The device enters route shaping mode.‍
3 Select a location on the map.‍
TIP: You can select to zoom in on the map and select a
more precise location.‍
The device recalculates the route to travel through the
selected location.‍
If
4 necessary, select an option:
• To add more shaping points to the route, select additional
locations on the map.‍
• To remove a shaping point, select .‍
5 When you are finished shaping the route, select Go!.‍
Active Lane Guidance
Taking a Detour
As you approach a turn while navigating a route, a detailed
simulation of the road appears beside the map, if available.‍ A
colored line indicates the proper lane for the turn.‍
Before you can take a detour, you must be navigating a route
and you must add the change route tool to the map tools menu
(Enabling Map Tools).‍
You can take a detour for a specified distance along your route
or detour around specific roads.‍ This is useful if you encounter
construction zones, closed roads, or poor road conditions.‍
1 From the map, select > Change Route.‍
2 Select an option:
• To detour your route for a specific distance, select Detour
by Distance.‍
• To detour around a specific road on the route, select
Detour by Road.‍
Viewing a List of Turns
While navigating a route, you can view all of the turns and
maneuvers for your entire route and the distance between turns.‍
1 While navigating a route, select the text bar on the top of the
map.‍
2 Select a turn.‍
The details for the turn appear.‍ If available, an image of the
junction appears for junctions on major roadways.‍
Viewing the Entire Route on the Map
1 While navigating a route, select anywhere on the map.‍
2 Select .‍
Adding a Location to Your Route
Before you can add a location to your route, you must be
navigating a route (Starting a Route).‍
You can navigate to additional locations on the way to your
destination.‍ For example, you can add a fuel station as the next
stop in your route.‍ You can also add a location to the end of
your route.‍
TIP: To create complex routes with multiple locations or
scheduled stops, you can use the trip planner to plan, edit, and
save your route (Planning a Trip).‍
> Where To?.‍
1 From the map, select
Search
for
a
location
(Finding
Locations).‍
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3 Select a location.‍
4 Select Go!.‍
5 Select an option:
• To add the location as the next stop in your route, select
Add As Next Stop.‍
• To add the location to the end of your route, select Add
As Last Stop.‍
• To add the location and adjust the order of locations in
your route, select Add to Active Route.‍
Navigating to Your Destination
Stopping the Route
From the map, select
> Stop.‍
Changing the Route Calculation Mode
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Calculation Mode.‍
2 Select an option:
• Select Faster Time to calculate routes that are faster to
drive but can be longer in distance.‍
• Select Off Road to calculate point-to-point routes (without
roads).‍
• Select Less Fuel to calculate routes that are more fuelefficient.‍
• Select Shorter Distance to calculate routes that are
shorter in distance but can take more time to drive.‍
Starting a Route by Using the Map
You can start route by selecting a location from the map.‍
1 Select View Map.‍
2 Drag and zoom the map to display the area to search.‍
3 If necessary, select to filter the displayed points of interest
by category.‍
Location markers ( or a blue dot) appear on the map.‍
4 Select an option:
• Select a location marker.‍
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• Select a point, such as a street, intersection, or address
location.‍
5 Select Go!.‍
Previewing Multiple Routes
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Search for a location (Finding a Location by Category).‍
From the search results, select a location.‍
Select Routes.‍
Select a route.‍
Trip Planner
You can use the trip planner to create and save a trip, which you
can navigate later.‍ This can be useful for planning a delivery
route, a vacation, or a road trip.‍ You can edit a saved trip to
further customize it, including reordering locations, optimizing
the order of stops, adding scheduling information, and adding
shaping points.‍
You can also use the trip planner to edit and save your active
route.‍
Planning a Trip
A trip can include many locations, and it must include at least a
starting point and a destination.‍ The starting location is the
location from which you plan to start your trip.‍ If you start
navigating the trip from a different location, the device gives you
the option to route to your starting location first.‍ The destination
is the final location in the trip.‍ For a round trip, the starting
location and destination can be the same.‍ You can also include
additional locations, or stops, between your starting location and
your destination.‍
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner > > Create Trip.‍
2 Select Select Start Location.‍
3 Select a location for your starting point, and select Select.‍
4 Select Select Destination.‍
5 Select a location for your destination, and select Select.‍
6 If necessary, select Add Location to add additional
locations.‍
7 After you have added all the necessary locations, select Next
> Save.‍
8 Enter a name, and select Done.‍
Navigating to a Saved Trip
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner.‍
2 Select a saved trip.‍
3 Select Go!.‍
4 Select your next destination, and select Start.‍
Optimizing the Order of Stops in a Trip
The device can automatically optimize the order of locations in
your trip to create a shorter, more efficient route.‍ The starting
point and destination are not changed when you optimize the
order.‍
While editing a trip, select
> Optimize Order.‍
Editing and Reordering Locations in a Trip
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner.‍
2 Select a saved trip.‍
3 Select a location.‍
4 Select an option:
• To move the location up or down, select , and drag the
location to a new position in the trip.‍
• To add a new location after the selected location, select
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• To remove the location, select .‍
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Editing and Saving Your Active Route
If a route is active, you can use the trip planner to edit and save
your route as a trip.‍
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner > My Active Route.‍
2 Edit your route using any of the trip planner features.‍
The route recalculates each time you make a change.‍
3 Select Save to save your route as a trip, which you can
navigate again later (optional).‍
Changing Trip Routing Options
You can change routing options to change how routes for your
trip are calculated.‍
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner.‍
2 Select a saved trip.‍
3 Select one or more options:
• To change the vehicle profile for the trip, select the vehicle
profile icon (Vehicle Profiles).‍
• To add shaping points to your trip, select
> Trip
Settings > Shape Route, and follow the on-screen
instructions (Shaping Your Route).‍
• To change the calculation mode for the trip, select
>
Trip Settings > Route Preference (Changing the Route
Calculation Mode).‍
Scheduling a Trip
You can add scheduling information to each location in your trip,
including the desired arrival time and layover duration at each
location.‍ This can help you plan your departure to reach
locations in your trip on time.‍
1 Select Apps > Trip Planner.‍
2 Select a trip.‍
3 Select > Trip Settings > Edit Schedule.‍
4 Select a location, and follow the on-screen instructions to
enter the schedule information.‍
TIP: If you need to schedule multiple locations in the trip, you
should start from the beginning of the trip and work toward
the end.‍
5 Repeat step 4 to enter schedule information for additional
locations.‍
6 When finished, select Save.‍
When you navigate the trip, you should depart by the time
shown under the starting point to reach your stops and
destinations by the scheduled time.‍ The schedule is an estimate
only.‍ Traffic conditions, construction, and other delays may
affect your actual arrival times.‍
Using Suggested Routes
Before you can use this feature, you must save at least one
location and enable the travel history feature (Device and
Privacy Settings).‍
Using the myTrends™ feature, your device predicts your
destination based on your travel history, the day of the week,
and the time of day.‍ After you have driven to a saved location
several times, the location may appear in the navigation bar on
the map, along with the estimated time of travel, and traffic
information.‍
Select the navigation bar to view a suggested route to the
location.‍
Avoiding Delays, Fees, and Areas
Avoiding Traffic Delays on Your Route
Before you can avoid traffic delays, you must be receiving traffic
information (Receiving Traffic Data Using a Traffic Receiver).‍
Navigating to Your Destination
By default, the device optimizes your route to avoid traffic delays
automatically.‍ If you have disabled this option in the traffic
settings (Traffic Settings), you can view and avoid traffic delays
manually.‍
1 While navigating a route, select > Traffic.‍
2 Select Alternate Route, if available.‍
3 Select Go!.‍
Avoiding Toll Roads
Your device can avoid routing you through areas that require
tolls, such as toll roads, toll bridges, or congestion areas.‍ The
device may still include a toll area in your route if no other
reasonable routes are available.‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation.‍
2 Select an option:
NOTE: The menu changes based on your area and the map
data on your device.‍
• Select Toll Roads.‍
• Select Tolls and Fees > Toll Roads.‍
3 Select an option:
• To be asked each time before routing through a toll area,
select Always Ask.‍
• To always avoid tolls, select Avoid.‍
• To always allow tolls, select Allow.‍
4 Select Save
Avoiding Toll Stickers
NOTE: This feature is not available in all areas.‍
The map data on your device may contain detailed toll sticker
information for some countries.‍ You can avoid or allow toll
stickers for each country.‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Tolls and Fees > Toll
Stickers.‍
2 Select a country.‍
3 Select an option:
• To be asked each time before routing through a toll area,
select Always Ask.‍
• To always avoid tolls, select Avoid.‍
• To always allow tolls, select Allow.‍
4 Select Save.‍
Avoiding Road Features
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Avoidances.‍
2 Select the road features to avoid on your routes, and select
Save.‍
Avoiding Environmental Zones
Your device can avoid areas with environmental or emissions
restrictions that may apply to your vehicle.‍ This option applies to
the vehicle type in the active vehicle profile (Vehicle Profiles).‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Environmental Zones.‍
2 Select an option:
• To be asked each time before routing through an
environmental zone, select Always Ask.‍
• To always avoid environmental zones, select Avoid.‍
• To always allow environmental zones, select Allow.‍
3 Select Save
Custom Avoidances
Avoiding a Road
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Custom Avoidances.‍
2 Select Add Avoid Road.‍
Finding Locations
3 Select the starting point of the section of road to avoid, and
select Next.‍
4 Select the ending point of the road section, and select Next.‍
5 Select Done.‍
Avoiding an Area
Select Settings > Navigation > Custom Avoidances.‍
If necessary, select Add Avoidance.‍
Select Add Avoid Area.‍
Select the upper-left corner of the area to avoid, and select
Next.‍
5 Select the lower-right corner of the area to avoid, and select
Next.‍
The selected area is shaded on the map.‍
6 Select Done.‍
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Disabling a Custom Avoidance
You can disable a custom avoidance without deleting it.‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Custom Avoidances.‍
2 Select an avoidance.‍
3 Select > Disable.‍
Deleting Custom Avoidances
1 Select Settings > Navigation > Custom Avoidances.‍
2 Select an option:
• To delete all custom avoidances, select .‍
• To delete one custom avoidance, select the avoidance,
and select
> Delete.‍
Navigating Off Road
If you are not following roadways as you navigate, you can use
Off Road mode.‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation.‍
2 Select Calculation Mode > Off Road > Save.‍
The next route will be calculated as a straight line to the
location.‍
Finding Locations
The maps loaded in your device contain locations, such as
restaurants, hotels, auto services, and detailed street
information.‍ The Where To? menu helps you find your
destination by providing several methods to browse, search, and
save this information.‍
• Enter search terms to quickly search all location information
(Finding a Location Using the Search Bar).‍
• Browse or search pre-loaded points of interest by category
(Points of Interest).‍
• Search for truck stops and services, including detailed
TruckDown directory information, where available (Finding
Trucking Points of Interest).‍
• Search and check into Foursquare points of interest
(Searching Foursquare Points of Interest).‍
• Use search tools to find specific locations, such as
addresses, intersections, or geographic coordinates (Search
Tools).‍
• Search near a different city or area (Changing the Search
Area).‍
• Save your favorite locations to find them quickly in the future
(Saving Locations).‍
• Return to recently found locations (Finding Recently Found
Destinations).‍
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Finding a Location Using the Search Bar
You can use the search bar to search for locations by entering a
category, brand name, address, or city name.‍
1 Select Where To?.‍
2 Select Enter Search in the search bar.‍
3 Enter all or part of the search term.‍
Suggested search terms appear below the search bar.‍
4 Select an option:
• To search for a type of business, enter a category name
(for example, "movie theaters").‍
• To search for a business name, enter all or part of the
name.‍
• To search for an address near you, enter the house
number and street name.‍
• To search for an address in another city, enter the house
number, street name, city, and state.‍
• To search for a city, enter the city and state.‍
• To search for coordinates, enter latitude and longitude
coordinates.‍
5 Select an option:
• To search using a suggested search term, select the term.‍
• To search using the text you entered, select .‍
6 If necessary, select a location.‍
Changing the Search Area
Navigating to Points of Interest Within a Venue
You can create a route to a point of interest (POI) within a larger
venue, such as a store in a shopping mall or a specific terminal
in an airport.‍
1 Select Where To? > Enter Search.‍
2 Select an option:
• To search for the venue, enter the name or address of the
venue, select , and go to step 3.‍
• To search for the POI, enter the name of the POI, select
, and go to step 5.‍
3 Select the venue.‍
A list of categories appears below the venue, such as
restaurants, car rentals, or terminals.‍
4 Select a category.‍
5 Select the POI, and select Go!.‍
The device creates a route to the parking area or venue
entrance closest to the POI.‍ When you arrive at the destination,
a checkered flag indicates the recommended parking area.‍ A
labeled point indicates the location of the POI within the venue.‍
Exploring a Venue
You can view a list of all points of interest located within each
venue.‍
1 Select a venue.‍
2 Select > Explore this Venue.‍
Finding Trucking Points of Interest
1 From the main menu, select Where To?.‍
2 Select Searching near:.‍
3 Select an option.‍
The detailed maps loaded in your device contain trucking points
of interest, such as truck stops, rest areas, and weigh stations.‍
Select Where To? > Categories > Trucking.‍
Points of Interest
The TruckDown directory lists businesses for the trucking
industry such as truck repair and tire sales.‍
The TruckDown directory is not available in all areas.‍
1 Select an option:
• Select Truck Locations to find points of interest
compatible with trucks.‍
• Select Truck Services to find service locations for your
truck.‍
2 Select a category.‍
3 If necessary, select Filter by Amenities & Brands, select
one or more amenities, and select Save.‍
NOTE: This option is available for truck stops only.‍
4 Select a destination.‍
A point of interest is a place that you may find useful or
interesting.‍ Points of interest are organized by category and can
include popular travel destinations such as gas stations,
restaurants, hotels, and entertainment venues.‍
Finding a Location by Category
1 Select Where To?.‍
2 Select a category, or select Categories.‍
3 If necessary, select a subcategory.‍
4 Select a location.‍
Searching Within a Category
After you have performed a search for a point of interest, certain
categories may display a Quick Search list that shows the last
four destinations you selected.‍
1 Select Where To?.‍
2 Select a category, or select Categories.‍
3 Select a category.‍
4 If applicable, select a destination from the Quick Search list.‍
5 If necessary, select the appropriate destination.‍
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Finding TruckDown Points of Interest
Foursquare
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Foursquare is a location-based social network.‍ Your device
includes pre-loaded Foursquare points of interest, which are
indicated by the Foursquare logo in your location search results.‍
For additional features, you can connect to your Foursquare
account using Smartphone Link on your compatible smartphone.‍
When you connect to your Foursquare account using
Smartphone Link, you can view Foursquare location details,
check in to a location, and search for points of interest in the
online Foursquare database.‍
Searching Foursquare Points of Interest
You can search for Foursquare points of interest loaded on your
device.‍ When you connect to your Foursquare account using
Smartphone Link, the search provides the most up-to-date
results from the online Foursquare database and customized
results from your Foursquare user account.‍
Select Where To? > Categories > Foursquare®.‍
Finding Locations
Connecting to Your Foursquare Account
1 Connect your device to Smartphone Link (Connecting to
Smartphone Link).‍
2 On your smartphone, open the Smartphone Link app.‍
3 Open the Smartphone Link app settings, and select
Foursquare® > Login.‍
4 Enter your Foursquare login information.‍
Viewing Foursquare Location Details
Before you can view Foursquare location details, you must
connect to a supported phone running Smartphone Link and log
in to your Foursquare account.‍
You can view detailed Foursquare location information, such as
user ratings, restaurant pricing information, and hours of
operation.‍
1 From the location search results, select a Foursquare point of
interest.‍
2 Select .‍
Checking in with Foursquare
Before you can check in with Foursquare, you must connect to a
supported phone running Smartphone Link and log in to your
Foursquare account.‍
1 Select Apps > Foursquare® > Check In.‍
2 Select a point of interest.‍
3 Select > Check In.‍
Custom Points of Interest
Custom POIs are customized points on the map.‍ They can
contain alerts that let you know if you are near a designated
point or if you are traveling faster than a specified speed.‍
Installing POI Loader
You can create or download custom POI lists on your computer
and install them on your device using POI Loader software.‍
1 Go to www.garmin.com/‍poiloader.‍
2 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
Finding Custom POIs
Before you can find custom POIs, you must load custom POIs
on your device using the POI Loader software (Installing POI
Loader).‍
1 Select Where To? > Categories.‍
2 Scroll to the Other Categories section, and select a category.‍
Search Tools
Search tools allow you to search for specific types of locations
by responding to on-screen prompts.‍
Finding an Address
NOTE: The order of the steps may change depending on the
map data loaded on your device.‍
1 Select Where To?.‍
2 If necessary, select Searching near: to change the search
area (Changing the Search Area).‍
3 Select Address.‍
4 Follow the on-screen instructions to enter address
information.‍
5 Select the address.‍
Finding an Intersection
You can search for an intersection or junction between two
streets, highways, or other roads.‍
1 Select Where To? > Categories > Intersections.‍
2 Follow the on-screen instructions to enter street information.‍
3 Select the intersection.‍
Finding Locations
Finding a City
1 Select Where To? > Categories > Cities.‍
2 Select an option:
• Select a city from the list of nearby cities.‍
• To search near another location, select Searching near:
(Changing the Search Area).‍
• To search for a city by name, select Enter Search, enter a
city name, and select .‍
Finding a Location Using Coordinates
You can find a location using latitude and longitude coordinates.‍
This can be helpful when geocaching.‍
1 Select Where To? > Categories > Coordinates.‍
2 If necessary, select , and change the coordinate format or
datum.‍
3 Enter the latitude and longitude coordinates.‍
4 Select View on Map.‍
Finding Recently Found Destinations
Your device stores the last 50 destinations you have found.‍
1 Select Where To? > Recent.‍
2 Select a location.‍
Clearing the List of Recently Found Locations
Select Where To? > Recent >
> Clear > Yes.‍
Finding Your Last Parking Spot
When you disconnect the device from vehicle power while the
device is on, your current location is saved as a parking spot.‍
Select Apps > Last Spot.‍
Viewing Current Location Information
You can use the Where Am I? page to view information about
your current location.‍ This feature is helpful if you need to tell
emergency personnel your location.‍
From the map, select the vehicle.‍
Finding Emergency Services and Fuel
You can use the Where Am I? page to find the nearest
hospitals, police stations, and fuel stations.‍
1 From the map, select the vehicle.‍
2 Select Hospitals, Police Stations, or Fuel.‍
NOTE: When a truck vehicle profile is active, an option for
truck stops appears instead of fuel.‍
A list of locations for the selected service appears, with the
nearest locations at the top.‍
3 Select a location.‍
4 Select an option:
• To navigate to the location, select Go!
• To view the phone number and other location details,
select .‍
Getting Directions to Your Current Location
If you need to tell another person how to get to your current
location, your device can give you a list of directions.‍
1 From the map, select the vehicle.‍
2 Select > Directions to Me.‍
3 Select a starting location.‍
4 Select Select.‍
Adding a Shortcut
You can add shortcuts to the Where To? menu.‍ A shortcut can
point to a location, a category, or a search tool.‍
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The Where To? menu can contain up to 36 shortcut icons.‍
1 Select Where To? > Add Shortcut.‍
2 Select an item.‍
Removing a Shortcut
1 Select Where To? > > Remove Shortcut(s).‍
2 Select the shortcut to remove.‍
3 Select the shortcut again to confirm.‍
4 Select Save.‍
Saving Locations
Saving a Location
1 Search for a location (Finding a Location by Category).‍
2 From the search results, select a location.‍
3 Select .‍
4 Select Save.‍
5 If necessary, enter a name, and select Done.‍
Saving Your Current Location
1 From the map, select the vehicle icon.‍
2 Select Save.‍
3 Enter a name, and select Done.‍
4 Select OK.‍
Saving a Home Location
You can set your home location for the location you return to
most often.‍
1 Select Where To? > > Set Home Location.‍
2 Select Enter My Address, Use Current Location, or
Recently Found.‍
The location is saved as "Home" in the Saved menu.‍
Going Home
Select Where To? > Go Home.‍
Editing Your Home Location Information
1 Select Where To? > Saved > Home.‍
2 Select .‍
3 Select > Edit.‍
4 Enter your changes.‍
5 Select Done.‍
Editing a Saved Location
1 Select Where To? > Saved.‍
2 If necessary, select a category.‍
3 Select a location.‍
4 Select .‍
5 Select > Edit.‍
6 Select an option:
• Select Name.‍
• Select Phone Number.‍
• Select Categories to assign categories to the saved
location.‍
• Select Change Map Symbol to change the symbol used
to mark the saved location on a map.‍
7 Edit the information.‍
8 Select Done.‍
Assigning Categories to a Saved Location
You can add custom categories to organize your saved
locations.‍
NOTE: Categories appear in the saved locations menu after you
have saved at least 12 locations.‍
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Select Where To? > Saved.‍
Select a location.‍
Select .‍
Select
> Edit > Categories.‍
Enter one or more category names, separated by commas.‍
If necessary, select a suggested category.‍
Select Done.‍
Deleting a Saved Location
NOTE: Deleted locations cannot be recovered.‍
1 Select Where To? > Saved.‍
2 Select > Delete Saved Places.‍
3 Select the box next to the saved locations to delete, and
select Delete.‍
Using the Map
You can use the map to navigate a route (Your Route on the
Map) or to view a map of your surroundings when no route is
active.‍
1 Select View Map.‍
2 Touch anywhere on the map.‍
3 Select an option:
• Drag the map to pan left, right, up, or down.‍
• To zoom in or out, select or .‍
• To switch between North Up and 3-D views, select .‍
• To filter the displayed points of interest by category, select
.‍
• To start a route, select a location on the map, and select
Go! (Starting a Route by Using the Map).‍
Map Tools
Map tools provide quick access to information and device
functions while you are viewing the map.‍ For example, you can
view traffic information, take a detour, or adjust the screen
brightness without leaving the map.‍ When you activate a map
tool, it appears in a panel at the edge of the map.‍
Viewing a Map Tool
1 From the map, select
2 Select a map tool.‍
.‍
The map tool appears in a panel at the edge of the map.‍
3 When you are done using the map tool, select .‍
Enabling Map Tools
By default, only the most commonly used map tools are enabled
in the map tools menu.‍ You can enable additional tools.‍
1 From the map, select > .‍
2 Select the check box next to each tool to add.‍
3 Select Save.‍
Up Ahead
You can view upcoming businesses and services along your
route or the road on which you are traveling.‍ Services are
filtered by category.‍
Finding Upcoming Points of Interest
1 From the map, select > Up Ahead.‍
2 Select a category.‍
3 Select a point of interest on the map.‍
Using the Map
Customizing the Up Ahead Categories
Viewing Traffic on the Map
You can change the categories you search for, rearrange the
order of the categories, and search for a specific business or
category.‍
1 From the map, select > Up Ahead.‍
2 Select a service icon.‍
3 Select .‍
4 Select an option:
• To move a category up or down in the list, select and drag
the arrow next to the category name.‍
• To change a category, select the category.‍
• To create a custom category, select a category, select
Custom Search, and enter the name of a business or
category.‍
5 Select Done.‍
The traffic map shows color-coded traffic flow and delays on
nearby roads.‍
1 From the main menu, select Apps > Traffic.‍
2 If necessary, select > Legend to view the legend for the
traffic map.‍
Trip Information
Viewing Trip Data from the Map
Before you can view trip data on the map, you must add the tool
to the map tools menu (Enabling Map Tools).‍
From the map, select
> Trip Data.‍
Customizing the Trip Data Fields
Before you can customize the data that appears in the trip data
fields on the map, you must add the Trip Data tool to the map
tools menu (Enabling Map Tools).‍
1 Select View Map.‍
2 Select > Trip Data.‍
3 Select a trip data field.‍
4 Select an option.‍
The new trip data field appears in the trip data list.‍
Viewing the Trip Information Page
The trip information page displays your speed and provides
statistics about your trip.‍
NOTE: If you make frequent stops, leave the device turned on,
so it can accurately measure elapsed time during the trip.‍
From the map, select Speed.‍
Viewing the Trip Log
Your device keeps a trip log, which is a record of the path you
have traveled.‍
1 Select Settings > Map & Vehicle > Map Layers.‍
2 Select the Trip Log check box.‍
Resetting Trip Information
1 From the map, select Speed.‍
2 Select > Reset Field(s).‍
3 Select an option:
• When not navigating a route, select Select All to reset
every data field except the speedometer, on the first page.‍
• Select Reset Trip Data to reset the information on the trip
computer.‍
• Select Reset Max.‍ Speed to reset the maximum speed.‍
• Select Reset Trip B to reset the odometer.‍
Viewing Upcoming Traffic
You can view traffic incidents coming up along your route or
along the road on which you are traveling.‍
1 While navigating a route, select > Traffic.‍
The nearest upcoming traffic incident appears in a panel on
the right side of the map.‍
2 Select the traffic incident to view additional details.‍
Using the Map
Searching for Traffic Incidents
1 From the main menu, select Apps > Traffic.‍
2 Select > Incidents.‍
3 Select an item in the list.‍
4 If there is more than one incident, use the arrows to view
additional incidents.‍
Viewing the Truck Map
The truck map highlights recognized truck routes on the map,
such as the Surface Transportation Assistance Act (STAA)
preferred routes, TruckDown (TD) preferred routes, and nonradioactive hazardous materials (NRHM) routes.‍ The recognized
routes vary based on your area and the map data loaded on
your device.‍
Select Apps > Truck Map.‍
Warning and Alert Symbols
WARNING
Entering your vehicle profile characteristics does not guarantee
that your vehicle's characteristics will be accounted for in all
route suggestions or that you will receive the warning icons in all
cases.‍ Limitations may exist in the map data such that your
device cannot account for these restrictions or road conditions in
all cases.‍ Always defer to all posted road signs and road
conditions when making driving decisions.‍
Warning and alert symbols may appear on the map or in route
directions to alert you to potential hazards, road conditions, and
upcoming weigh stations.‍
Restriction Warnings
Height
Weight
Axle Weight
Length
Width
No Trucks Allowed
No Trailers Allowed
No Hazardous Materials Allowed
No Flammables Allowed
No Water Pollutants Allowed
No Left Turn
No Right Turn
No U Turn
Road Condition Warnings
Risk of grounding
Lateral wind
Narrow road
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Sharp curve
Steep down hill
Tree overhang
Alerts
Weigh station
Road not verified for trucks
Safety Cameras
NOTICE
Garmin is not responsible for the accuracy of or the
consequences of using a custom point of interest or a safety
camera database.‍
NOTE: This feature is not available for all regions or product
models.‍
Information about safety camera locations and speed limits is
available in some areas for some product models.‍ Go to www.garmin.com/‍safetycameras to check availability and
compatibility, or to purchase a subscription or one-time update.‍
You can purchase a new region or extend an existing
subscription at any time.‍
You can update safety cameras for an existing safety camera
subscription by going to http:​/‍​/‍my​.garmin​.com.‍ You should
update your device frequently to receive the most up-to-date
safety camera information.‍
For some devices and regions, basic safety camera data may
be included with your device.‍ Included data does not include
updates or a subscription.‍
Customizing the Map
Customizing the Map Layers
You can customize which data appear on the map, such as
icons for points of interest and road conditions.‍
1 Select Settings > Map & Vehicle > Map Layers.‍
2 Select the layers to include on the map, and select Save.‍
Changing the Map Data Field
1 From the map, select a data field.‍
NOTE: You cannot customize Speed.‍
2 Select a type of data to display.‍
Changing the Map Perspective
1 Select Settings > Map & Vehicle > Driving Map View.‍
2 Select an option:
• Select Track Up to display the map in two dimensions (2D), with your direction of travel at the top.‍
• Select North Up to display the map in 2-D with north at
the top.‍
• Select 3-D to display the map in three dimensions.‍
3 Select Save.‍
Traffic
NOTICE
Garmin is not responsible for the accuracy or timeliness of the
traffic information.‍
Traffic information may not be available in all areas or countries.‍
For information about traffic receivers and coverage areas, go to
www.garmin.com/‍traffic.‍
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A traffic receiver is included in some packages, built into either
the vehicle power cable or the device, and is an optional
accessory for all models.‍
• Traffic alerts appear on the map when there are traffic
incidents along your route or in your area.‍
• You can receive traffic information through a traffic receiver
or as a subscription service through Smartphone Link
(Garmin Live Services).‍
• The device must be connected to Smartphone Link with an
active traffic subscription to receive traffic information through
Smartphone Link.‍
• The device must be connected to vehicle power to receive
traffic information through a traffic receiver.‍
• The powered traffic receiver and the device may need to be
in data range of a station transmitting traffic data to receive
traffic information.‍
• You do not need to activate the subscription included with
your device or traffic receiver.‍
• If your device includes an external traffic antenna, you should
always leave the external antenna plugged in for the best
traffic reception.‍
Receiving Traffic Data Using a Traffic
Receiver
NOTICE
Heated (metallized) windshields could degrade the performance
of the traffic receiver.‍
Before you can receive traffic data using a traffic receiver, you
must have a traffic-compatible power cable.‍ If your device model
includes lifetime traffic, you should use the vehicle power cable
packaged with your device.‍ If your device model does not
include traffic, you must purchase a Garmin traffic receiver
accessory.‍ Go to www.garmin.com/‍traffic for more information.‍
Your device can receive traffic signals from a station
broadcasting traffic data.‍
NOTE: In some areas, traffic information may be received from
FM radio stations using HD Radio™ technology.‍
1 Connect the traffic-compatible power cable to an external
power source.‍
2 Connect the traffic-compatible power cable to the device.‍
When you are within a traffic coverage area, your device
displays traffic information.‍
Receiving Traffic Data Using Smartphone
Link
The Live Traffic service provides real-time traffic data.‍
1 Download Smartphone Link onto your compatible phone
(Downloading Smartphone Link).‍
Subscribe
to the Live Traffic service (Subscribing to Garmin
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Live Services).‍
3 Connect the device to the phone running Smartphone Link
(Connecting to Smartphone Link).‍
About Traffic Subscriptions
You can purchase additional subscriptions or a renewal if your
subscription expires.‍ Go to http:​/‍​/‍www​.garmin​.com​/‍traffic.‍
Subscription Activation
You do not need to activate the subscription included with your
FM traffic receiver.‍ The subscription activates automatically after
your device acquires satellite signals while receiving traffic
signals from the pay service provider.‍
Traffic
Viewing Traffic Subscriptions
Select Settings > Traffic > Subscriptions.‍
3 If necessary, select a quarter.‍
4 Select > Export > OK to export a jurisdiction summary.‍
The device exports the summary to a .‍csv file and stores it in
the Reports folder on the device.‍
Adding a Subscription
You can purchase traffic subscriptions for other regions or
countries.‍
1 From the main menu, select Traffic.‍
2 Select Subscriptions > .‍
3 Write down the FM traffic receiver unit ID.‍
4 Go to www.garmin.com/‍fmtraffic to purchase a subscription
and get a 25-character code.‍
The traffic subscription code cannot be reused.‍ You must
obtain a new code each time you renew your service.‍ If you
own multiple FM traffic receivers, you must obtain a new
code for each receiver.‍
5 Select Next on the device.‍
6 Enter the code.‍
7 Select Done.‍
Enabling Traffic
You can enable or disable traffic data.‍
1 Select Settings > Traffic.‍
2 Select the Traffic check box.‍
Vehicle and Driver Logs
About IFTA Logging
Editing and Exporting Trip Reports
1 From the main menu, select Apps > IFTA Logging > Trip
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Reports.‍
If necessary, select a truck.‍
If necessary, select a quarter.‍
Select a report.‍
Select an option:
• Select
> Delete, and select the check box to delete a
report.‍
• Select
> Combine, and select the check boxes to
combine reports.‍
• Select
> Export > OK.‍ The device exports the report to
a .‍csv file and stores it in the Reports folder on the
device.‍
Viewing Exported Jurisdiction Summaries and Trip
Reports
NOTICE
If you do not know the purpose of a file, do not delete it.‍ Your
device memory contains important system files that should not
be deleted.‍
1 Connect the device to your computer.‍
2 Open the "Garmin" drive or volume, and open the Reports
NOTE: This feature is not available in all areas.‍
You can archive data needed for International Fuel Tax
Agreement documentation (IFTA), such as fuel-purchase data
and miles driven.‍
Before you can use IFTA logging, you must be in Truck mode.‍
3 Open the IFTA folder.‍
4 Open the .‍csv file.‍
Entering Fuel Data
1 Select Apps > IFTA Logging > At the Pump.‍
2 Enter the fuel price per gallon.‍
3 Select the Fuel Used field.‍
4 Enter the amount of fuel purchased.‍
5 If necessary, select an option:
NOTICE
Although this device is enabled to record hours-of-service
information, this device is NOT an approved substitute for paper
logbook recording requirements under Federal Motor Carrier
Safety Administration regulations.‍ Drivers should comply with all
applicable federal and state paper logbook requirements.‍
• To record the amount in liters, select Gallons > Liters >
Save.‍
• To record the amount in gallons, select Liters > Gallons >
Save.‍
6 If necessary, select the Tax Included check box.‍
7 Select the gas station where you refueled.‍
Editing Fuel Logs
1 Select Apps > IFTA Logging > Fuel Logs.‍
2 If necessary, select a truck.‍
3 If necessary, select a quarter.‍
4 Select a log.‍
5 Select an option:
• Select a field to edit the information.‍
• Select > Yes to delete the log.‍
Viewing and Exporting a Jurisdiction Summary
The jurisdiction summary lists data for each state or province in
which your vehicle has operated during each quarter.‍ The
jurisdiction summary is available in some areas.‍
1 Select Apps > IFTA Logging > Jurisdiction Summary.‍
2 If necessary, select a truck.‍
Vehicle and Driver Logs
folder.‍
About Hours of Service
NOTE: This feature is not available in all areas.‍
Before you can use Hours of Service, you must be in Truck
mode, and you must create a driver profile (Adding Drivers).‍
You can use Hours of Service to record your working hours,
which may help you comply with safety regulations.‍
Recording Your Duty Status
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select Duty Status.‍
4 Select an option:
• Select Off Duty to record the time you are off duty.‍
• Select Sleeper to record the time you are resting in a
sleeper berth.‍
• Select Driving to record the time you are driving a
commercial motor vehicle in operation.‍
• Select On Duty to record the time you are on duty, but not
driving a commercial motor vehicle.‍
• Select Passenger Seat to record the time a second driver
is in the passenger seat but is not on duty.‍
NOTE: A driver can be in passenger seat status for up to
two hours immediately after or before eight consecutive
hours in the sleeper berth.‍
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5 Select Save.‍
About Drivers
If you work for more than one carrier in a 24-hour period, you
must record each carrier.‍
You must record the time zone of your home terminal even if
you cross other time zones.‍
Adding Drivers
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select .‍
3 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
Managing Driver Information
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select Driver Info.‍
4 Select an option:
• To edit the information, select a field.‍
• To delete the driver, select
> Delete Driver > Yes.‍
Using Driving Logs
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select View Log.‍
4 Select an option:
• To view a different date, select the date at the top of the
screen.‍
• To view status details, select the field beside a status bar.‍
• To edit, select the grid, and select a field.‍
• To view violation information, select .‍
Adding Shipments
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select Manage Shipments > .‍
4 Enter the reference information, and select Done.‍
TIP: The reference number is the shipping document
number, or the name of the company and group you are
transporting.‍
5 If necessary, select Start Day.‍
6 If necessary, select End Day.‍
7 Select Save.‍
Managing Shipments
NOTE: This feature is not available in all areas.‍
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select Manage Shipments.‍
4 Select a shipment.‍
5 Select an option:
• To edit the shipment information, select a field.‍
• To delete the shipments, select
> Delete Shipment >
OK.‍
Exporting Driving Logs
1 Select Apps > Hours of Service.‍
2 Select a driver.‍
3 Select Export Log.‍
4 If necessary, enter your tractor number, tractor VIN, and
trailer number.‍
5 If necessary, select a log to export.‍
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6 If necessary, select the location to which the log should be
exported.‍
The device exports the log to a .‍csv file and stores it in the
Reports folder in the device memory.‍
Viewing Exported Driving Logs
NOTICE
If you do not know the purpose of a file, do not delete it.‍ Your
device memory contains important system files that should not
be deleted.‍
1 Connect the device to your computer (Connecting the Device
to Your Computer).‍
2 Select an option:
• To view the logs on your device, open the "Garmin" drive
or volume, and open the Reports folder.‍
• To view the logs on your memory card, open the drive or
volume for the memory card, and open the Garmin folder.‍
3 Open the HOSexports folder.‍
4 Open the .‍csv file.‍
Logging Service History
You can log the date and odometer reading when service or
maintenance is performed on your vehicle.‍ The device provides
several service categories, and you can add custom categories
(Adding Service Categories).‍
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select a service category.‍
3 Select Add Record.‍
4 Enter the odometer reading, and select Next.‍
5 Enter a comment (optional).‍
6 Select Done.‍
Adding Service Categories
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select > Add Category.‍
3 Enter a category name, and select Done.‍
Deleting Service Categories
When you delete a service category, all service records in the
category are also deleted.‍
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select > Delete Categories.‍
3 Select the service categories to delete.‍
4 Select Delete.‍
Renaming Service Categories
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select the category to be renamed.‍
3 Select > Rename Category.‍
4 Enter a name, and select Done.‍
Deleting Service Records
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select a service category.‍
3 Select > Delete Records.‍
4 Select the service records to be deleted.‍
5 Select Delete.‍
Editing a Service Record
You can edit the comment, odometer reading, and date of a
service record.‍
1 Select Apps > Service History.‍
2 Select a category.‍
Vehicle and Driver Logs
3 Select a field.‍
4 Enter the new information, and select Done.‍
Hands-Free Calling
NOTE: While most phones are supported and can be used, it
cannot be guaranteed that a particular phone can be used.‍ All
features may not be available for your phone.‍
Using Bluetooth wireless technology, your device can connect to
your mobile phone to become a hands-free device.‍ While
connected, you can place or receive calls using your device.‍
Pairing Your Phone
1 Place your phone and your dēzl device within 33 ft.‍ (10 m) of
each other.‍
2 On your phone, enable Bluetooth wireless technology, and
set the phone to be discoverable.‍
3 On your dēzl device, select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
4 Follow the on-screen instructions on your phone and your
dēzl device.‍
Enabling Bluetooth Wireless Technology
1 Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
2 Select Bluetooth.‍
Tips After Pairing the Devices
• After the initial pairing, the two devices can connect
automatically each time you turn them on.‍
• When your phone is connected to your device, you are ready
to receive voice calls.‍
• When you turn on the device, it tries to connect to the last
phone to which it was connected.‍
• You might need to set your phone to connect to the device
automatically when the device is turned on.‍
Disconnecting a Bluetooth Device
You can temporarily disconnect a Bluetooth device without
deleting it from the paired devices list.‍ The Bluetooth device can
still connect to your dēzl device automatically in the future.‍
1 Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
2 Select the device you want to disconnect.‍
3 Clear the device check box.‍
Deleting a Paired Phone
You can delete a paired phone to prevent it from automatically
connecting to your device in the future.‍
1 Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
2 Select the phone, and select Unpair device.‍
Placing a Call
Dialing a Number
1 Select Apps > Phone > Dial.‍
2 Enter the number.‍
3 Select Dial.‍
Calling a Contact in Your Phone Book
Your phone book is loaded from your phone to the device each
time your phone and the device connect.‍ It may take a few
minutes for the phone book to be available.‍ Some phones do
not support this feature.‍
1 Select Apps > Phone > Phone Book.‍
2 Select a contact.‍
3 Select Call.‍
Hands-Free Calling
Calling a Location
1 Select Apps > Phone > Browse Categories.‍
2 Select a point of interest.‍
3 Select Call.‍
Receiving a Call
When you receive a call, select Answer or Ignore.‍
Using the Call History
Your call history is loaded from your phone to the device each
time your phone and the device connect.‍ It may take a few
minutes for the call history to be available.‍ Some phones do not
support this feature.‍
1 Select Apps > Phone > Call History.‍
2 Select a category.‍
A list of calls appears, with the most recent calls at the top.‍
3 Select a call.‍
Using In-Call Options
While on a call, you can select in-call options from the map.‍
• To transfer audio to your phone, select .‍
TIP: You can use this feature if you want to turn off your
device and remain on the call, or if you need privacy.‍
• To use the dial pad, select .‍
TIP: You can use this feature to use automated systems,
such as voice mail.‍
• To mute the microphone, select .‍
• To hang up, select .‍
Saving a Home Phone Number
TIP: After you save a home number, you can edit the home
number by editing “Home” in your list of saved locations (Editing
a Saved Location).‍
1 Select Apps > Phone > > Set Home Number.‍
2 Enter your phone number.‍
3 Select Done.‍
Calling Home
Before you can call home, you must enter a phone number for
your home location.‍
Select Apps > Phone > Call Home.‍
Using the Apps
Using Help
Select Apps > Help to view information about using the
device.‍
Searching Help Topics
Select Apps > Help >
.‍
Smartphone Link
Smartphone Link is a phone application that allows you to
synchronize location data with your phone and access live
information using your phone data connection.‍ Your device
transfers data from Smartphone Link using Bluetooth wireless
technology.‍ Live information is available through free and
subscription-based plans from Garmin Live Services (Garmin
Live Services).‍
Saved locations and recently found locations are synchronized
with your phone each time your device connects to Smartphone
Link.‍
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Downloading Smartphone Link
Smartphone Link is available for some smartphones.‍ Go to www.garmin.com/‍smartphonelink or see the application store for
your phone for compatibility and availability information.‍
Download Smartphone Link from the application store on
your supported phone.‍
See your phone owner's manual for information on
downloading and installing applications.‍
Connecting to Smartphone Link
Before you can connect to Smartphone Link, you must
download and install the Smartphone Link application on your
phone.‍
1 Start Smartphone Link on your phone.‍
2 From your device, select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
3 Select the Bluetooth check box.‍
4 From your phone, enable Bluetooth wireless technology, and
scan for nearby Bluetooth devices.‍
See your phone owner's manual for more information.‍
5 From your phone, select your device from the list of nearby
devices.‍
6 Follow the on-screen instructions on your phone and on your
device to confirm the pairing request.‍
appears in the status bar on your device when
Smartphone Link is connected.‍
Sending a Location from Your Phone to Your Device
Smartphone Link is registered as a navigation application on
your phone.‍
1 From your phone, select the button to start navigating to a
location (see the owner's manual for your phone).‍
2 From the application menu, select Smartphone Link.‍
The next time you connect your device to your phone, the
location is transferred to the recently found items on your
device.‍
Disabling Calls While Connected to Smartphone Link
While the device is connected to the phone and receiving
Garmin Live Services, you can disable hands-free calling.‍
1 Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
2 Select your phone.‍
3 Clear the Phone calls check box.‍
Garmin Live Services
Before you can use Garmin Live Services, your device must be
connected to a supported phone running Smartphone Link
(Connecting to Smartphone Link).‍
Connecting to Smartphone Link provides access to Garmin Live
Services.‍ Garmin Live Services provides free and subscriptionbased plans to view live data on your device, such as traffic
conditions and weather.‍
Some services, like weather, are available as separate apps on
your device.‍ Other services, like traffic, enhance the existing
navigation features on your device.‍ Features that require access
to Garmin Live Services display the Smartphone Link symbol
and appear only when the device is connected to Smartphone
Link.‍
Subscribing to Garmin Live Services
Before you can subscribe to Garmin Live Services, you must
install the Smartphone Link app on your phone.‍
1 Start the Smartphone Link app on your phone (Connecting to
Smartphone Link).‍
2 Select My Account.‍
A list of services and subscription prices appears.‍
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4
5
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Select a service.‍
Select the price.‍
Select Subscribe.‍
Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
About Traffic Cameras
Traffic cameras provide live images of traffic conditions on major
roadways and intersections.‍ You can save cameras that you
want to view regularly.‍
Saving a Traffic Camera
Before you can use this feature, you must subscribe to the
photoLive service, and your device must be connected to a
supported phone running Smartphone Link (Smartphone Link).‍
This feature is not available in all areas.‍
1 Select Apps > photoLive.‍
2 Select Touch to Add.‍
3 Select a road.‍
4 Select an intersection.‍
5 Select Save.‍
Viewing a Traffic Camera
Before you can view a traffic camera, you must save a traffic
camera (Saving a Traffic Camera).‍
1 Select Apps > photoLive.‍
2 Select a camera.‍
About ecoRoute
In some areas, before you can use ecoRoute™ features, you
must purchase an unlock code or an ecoRoute HD accessory.‍
Go to www.garmin.com/‍ecoroute for more information.‍
NOTE: The ecoRoute feature is available only when the device
is set to use automobile transportation mode.‍
The ecoRoute feature calculates the fuel economy and the fuel
price of navigating to a destination, and offers tools for
improving fuel efficiency.‍
The data provided by the ecoRoute feature is an estimate only.‍
The data is not actually read from the vehicle, unless you are
using the ecoRoute HD accessory.‍
To receive more-accurate fuel reports for your specific vehicle
and driving habits, calibrate the fuel economy (Calibrating the
Fuel Economy).‍
ecoRoute HD Accessory
When connected to the ecoRoute HD accessory, your device
can receive real-time vehicle information, such as error
messages, RPM, and battery voltage.‍ Your device includes data
read from the vehicle by the ecoRoute HD accessory when
calculating ecoRoute data.‍
The ecoRoute HD accessory is compatible only with devices
that have Bluetooth wireless technology.‍
Go to www.garmin.com/‍ecoRoute.‍
Setting Up the Vehicle
The first time you use the ecoRoute features, you must enter
vehicle information.‍
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™.‍
2 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
Changing the Fuel Price
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > At the Pump.‍
2 Enter the current price of fuel, and select Next.‍
3 Select Yes.‍
Using the Apps
Calibrating the Fuel Economy
You can calibrate the fuel economy to receive more-accurate
fuel reports for your specific vehicle and driving habits.‍ You
should calibrate when you fill up your fuel tank.‍
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > At the Pump.‍
2 Enter the current fuel price.‍
3 Enter the amount of fuel the vehicle has used since the last
time the fuel tank was filled.‍
4 Enter the distance you have traveled since the last time the
fuel tank was filled.‍
5 Select Next.‍
The device calculates the average vehicle fuel economy.‍
6 Select Save.‍
About ecoChallenge
ecoChallenge helps you maximize the vehicle fuel economy by
scoring your driving habits.‍ The higher your ecoChallenge
scores, the more fuel you have saved.‍ The ecoChallenge
collects data and calculates a score whenever your device is
moving and in Automobile transportation mode.‍
Viewing ecoChallenge Scores
Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > ecoChallenge.‍
About the ecoChallenge Score
Acceleration: Displays your score for smooth and gradual
acceleration.‍ You lose points for rapid acceleration.‍
Braking: Displays your score for smooth and gradual braking.‍
You lose points for hard braking.‍
Overall: Displays an average of the speed, acceleration, and
braking score.‍
Speed: Displays your score for driving your vehicle at the
optimal speed for conserving fuel.‍
Resetting the ecoChallenge Scores
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > ecoChallenge.‍
2 Select > Reset.‍
Viewing Fuel Economy Information
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > Fuel Economy.‍
2 Select a section of the graph to zoom in.‍
Mileage Reports
Mileage reports provide the distance, the time, the average fuel
economy, and the fuel cost of navigating to a destination.‍
A mileage report is created for every route that you drive.‍ If you
stop a route on your device, a mileage report is created for the
distance you traveled.‍
Viewing a Mileage Report
You can view saved mileage reports on the device.‍
TIP: You can connect the device to your computer and access
mileage reports in the Reports folder on the device.‍
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > Mileage Report.‍
2 Select a report.‍
Resetting ecoRoute Information
1 Select Apps > ecoRoute™ > Vehicle Profile.‍
2 Select Reset.‍
Driving Tips
• Drive the speed limit.‍ In most vehicles, you will achieve
optimal fuel economy between 45 mph and 60 mph.‍
• Drive a consistent speed.‍
• Brake and accelerate gradually and consistently.‍
• Avoid stop-and-go traffic and rush hour.‍
• Do not rest your foot on the brake pedal.‍
• Use the cruise control.‍
Using the Apps
• Turn your vehicle off instead of idling for temporary stops.‍
• Combine small trips into one longer trip with multiple stops.‍
• Turn off the air conditioner and open your windows, unless
you are traveling at high speeds on the highway.‍
• Tighten your gas cap.‍
• Park in the shade or in the garage.‍
• Unload excess weight.‍ Remove unneeded items from your
vehicle.‍
• Avoid carrying items on your roof.‍ Remove rooftop carriers
and removable racks when not in use.‍
• Maintain the recommended tire pressure.‍ Check tire pressure
regularly and before long trips.‍
• Keep your vehicle well-tuned, and follow the vehicle
manufacturer’s recommended maintenance intervals.‍
• Change your oil, oil filters, and air filters regularly.‍
• Use the lowest recommended suitable grade of fuel.‍ Use
biofuels when feasible, such as E85 and biodiesel.‍
Viewing myGarmin Messages
Before you can use this feature, your device must be connected
to a supported phone running Smartphone Link (Connecting to
Smartphone Link).‍ This feature is not available in all areas.‍
You can view messages from myGarmin, such as notifications
for software and map updates.‍
1 Select Apps > myGarmin™.‍
If you have unread messages, the number of unread
messages appears on the myGarmin icon.‍
2 Select a message subject.‍
The full message appears.‍
Viewing the Weather Forecast
Before you can use this feature, your device must be connected
to a supported phone running Smartphone Link (Connecting to
Smartphone Link).‍ This feature is not available in all areas.‍
1 Select Apps > Weather.‍
2 Select a day.‍
The detailed forecast for that day appears.‍
Viewing Weather Near a Different City
1 Select Apps > Weather > Current Location.‍
2 Select an option:
• To view weather for a favorite city, select a city in the list.‍
• To add a favorite city, select Add City, and enter a city
name.‍
Viewing the Weather Radar
Before you can use this feature, you must purchase Advanced
Weather service using Smartphone Link.‍
You can view an animated, color-coded radar map of current
weather conditions, as well as a weather icon on the map.‍ The
weather icon changes to show weather in the vicinity, such as
rain, snow, and thunderstorms.‍
1 Select Apps > Weather.‍
2 If necessary, select a city.‍
3 Select > Weather Radar.‍
Viewing Weather Alerts
Before you can use this feature, you must purchase Advanced
Weather service using Smartphone Link.‍
While you are traveling with your device, weather alerts may
appear on the map.‍ You can also view a map of weather alerts
near your current location or near a selected city.‍
1 Select Apps > Weather.‍
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2 If necessary, select a city.‍
3 Select > Weather Alerts.‍
Checking Road Conditions
Before you can use this feature, you must purchase Advanced
Weather service using Smartphone Link.‍
1 Select Apps > Weather.‍
2 If necessary, select a city.‍
3 Select > Road Conditions.‍
Viewing Previous Routes and Destinations
Before you can use this feature, you must enable the travel
history feature (Device and Privacy Settings).‍
You can view your previous routes and places you have stopped
on the map.‍
Select Apps > Where I've Been.‍
Customizing the Device
Map and Vehicle Settings
Select Settings > Map & Vehicle.‍
Vehicle: Sets the icon that represents your position on the map.‍
Go to www.garmingarage.com for more icons.‍
Driving Map View: Sets the perspective on the map.‍
Map Detail: Sets the level of detail on the map.‍ More detail may
cause the map to draw slower.‍
Map Theme: Changes the color of the map data.‍
Map Tools: Sets the shortcuts that appear in the map tools
menu.‍
Map Layers: Sets the data that appears on the map page
(Customizing the Map Layers).‍
myMaps: Sets which installed maps the device uses.‍
Enabling Maps
You can enable map products installed on your device.‍
TIP: To purchase additional map products, go to
http:​/‍​/‍buy​.garmin​.com.‍
1 Select Settings > Map & Vehicle > myMaps.‍
2 Select a map.‍
Navigation Settings
To open the Navigation settings page, from the main menu,
select Settings > Navigation.‍
Calculation Mode: Sets the route calculation method.‍
Avoidances: Sets road features to avoid on a route.‍
Custom Avoidances: Allows you to avoid specific roads or
areas.‍
Environmental Zones: Sets the avoidance preferences for
areas with environmental or emissions restrictions that may
apply to your vehicle.‍
Toll Roads: Sets preferences for avoiding toll roads.‍
Tolls and Fees: Sets preferences for avoiding toll roads and toll
stickers.‍
NOTE: This feature is not available in all areas.‍
Restricted Mode: Disables all functions that require significant
operator attention and could become a distraction while
driving.‍
GPS Simulator: Stops the device from receiving a GPS signal,
and saves battery power.‍
Calculation Mode Settings
Select Settings > Navigation > Calculation Mode.‍
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The route calculation is based on road speeds and vehicle
acceleration data for a given route.‍
Faster Time: Calculates routes that are faster to drive but can
be longer in distance.‍
Shorter Distance: Calculates routes that are shorter in distance
but can take more time to drive.‍
Less Fuel: Calculates routes that could use less fuel than other
routes.‍
Off Road: Calculates a direct line from your location to your
destination.‍
Setting a Simulated Location
If you are indoors or not receiving satellite signals, you can use
the GPS to set a simulated location.‍
1 Select Settings > Navigation > GPS Simulator.‍
2 From the main menu, select View Map.‍
3 Tap the map twice to select an area.‍
The address of the location appears at the bottom of the
screen.‍
4 Select the location description.‍
5 Select Set Location.‍
Bluetooth Settings
Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
Bluetooth: Enables Bluetooth wireless technology.‍
Search for Devices: Searches for nearby Bluetooth devices.‍
Friendly Name: Allows you to enter a friendly name that
identifies your device on other devices with Bluetooth
wireless technology.‍
Disabling Bluetooth
1 Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
2 Select Bluetooth.‍
Display Settings
To open the Display settings page, from the main menu, select
Settings > Display.‍
Color Mode: Sets the device to display day or night colors.‍ You
can select Auto to allow the device to automatically set day or
night colors based on the time of day.‍
Brightness: Adjusts the display brightness.‍
Display Timeout: Sets the amount of idle time before your
device enters sleep mode.‍
Screenshot: Allows you to take a picture of the device screen.‍
Screenshots are saved in the Screenshot folder of the device
storage.‍
Traffic Settings
To open the traffic settings page, from the main menu, select
Settings > Traffic.‍
Traffic: Enables traffic.‍
Current Provider: Sets the traffic provider to use for traffic data.‍
Auto selects the best available traffic data automatically.‍
Subscriptions: Lists current traffic subscriptions.‍
Optimize Route: Selects whether to use optimized alternate
routes automatically or upon request (Avoiding Traffic Delays
on Your Route).‍
Traffic Alerts: Selects the traffic delay severity for which the
device displays a traffic alert.‍
Units and Time Settings
To open the Units and Time settings page, from the main menu,
select Settings > Units & Time.‍
Customizing the Device
Current Time: Sets the device time.‍
Time Format: Allows you to select a 12-hour, 24-hour, or UTC
display time.‍
Units: Sets the unit of measure used for distances.‍
Position Format: Sets the coordinate format and datum used
for geographical coordinates.‍
Do not store the device where prolonged exposure to extreme
temperatures can occur, because it can cause permanent
damage.‍
Never use a hard or sharp object to operate the touchscreen, or
damage may result.‍
Do not expose the device to water.‍
Setting the Time
1 From the main menu, select the time.‍
2 Select an option:
Cleaning the Outer Casing
• To set the time automatically using GPS information,
select Automatic.‍
• To set the time manually, drag the numbers up or down.‍
NOTICE
Avoid chemical cleaners and solvents that can damage plastic
components.‍
1 Clean the outer casing of the device (not the touchscreen)
using a cloth dampened with a mild detergent solution.‍
Language and Keyboard Settings
2 Wipe the device dry.‍
To open the Language and Keyboard settings, from the main
menu, select Settings > Language & Keyboard.‍
Voice Language: Sets the language for voice prompts.‍
Text Language: Sets all on-screen text to the selected
language.‍
NOTE: Changing the text language does not change the
language of user-entered data or map data, such as street
names.‍
Keyboard Language: Enables keyboard languages.‍
Cleaning the Touchscreen
1 Use a soft, clean, lint-free cloth.‍
2 If necessary, lightly dampen the cloth with water.‍
3 If using a dampened cloth, turn off the device and disconnect
Proximity Alerts Settings
NOTE: You must have custom points of interest (POIs) loaded
for proximity points alerts to display.‍
Select Settings > Proximity Alerts.‍
Audio: Sets the style of alert that plays when you approach
proximity points.‍
Alerts: Sets the type of proximity points for which alerts are
played.‍
Device and Privacy Settings
To open the device settings, select Settings > Device.‍
About: Displays the software version number, the unit ID
number, and information on several other software features.‍
EULAs: Displays the end-user license agreements.‍
NOTE: You need this information when you update the
system software or purchase additional map data.‍
Position Reporting: Shares your position information with
Garmin to improve content.‍
Travel History: Allows the device to record information for the
myTrends, Where I’ve Been, and Trip Log features.‍
Clear Travel History: Clears your travel history for the
myTrends, Where I’ve Been, and Trip Log features.‍
Restoring Settings
You can restore a category of settings or all settings to the
factory default values.‍
1 Select Settings.‍
2 If necessary, select a settings category.‍
3 Select > Restore.‍
Device Information
Device Care
NOTICE
the device from power.‍
4 Gently wipe the screen with the cloth.‍
Avoiding Theft
•
•
•
•
Remove the device and mount from sight when not in use.‍
Remove the residue left on the windshield by the suction cup.‍
Do not keep your unit in the glove compartment.‍
Register your device at http:​/‍​/‍my​.garmin​.com.‍
Resetting the Device
You can reset your device if it stops functioning.‍
Hold the power key for 12 seconds.‍
Specifications
Operating
temperature range
-4° to 131°F (-20° to 55°C)
Charging temperature 32° to 113°F (0° to 45°C)
range
Power input
Vehicle power using the included vehicle power
cable.‍ AC power using an optional accessory
(for home and office use only).‍
Battery life
Up to 1 hr.‍ depending on usage and settings
Battery type
Rechargeable Lithium-ion
Appendix
Support and Updates
Garmin Express™ provides easy access to these services for
Garmin devices.‍ Some services may not be available for your
device.‍
• Product registration
• Product manuals
• Software updates
• Map, chart, or course updates
• Vehicles, voices, and other extras
Setting Up Garmin Express
1 Connect the device to your computer using a USB cable.‍
2 Go to www.garmin.com/‍express.‍
3 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
Avoid dropping your device.‍
Device Information
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nüMaps Guarantee™
Your device may be eligible for a free map update within 90
days of first acquiring satellites while driving.‍ Go to www.garmin.com/‍numaps for terms and conditions.‍
Lifetime Subscriptions
Some models include subscriptions to lifetime features.‍ For
more information, go to www.garmin.com/‍lmt.‍
LT: This model includes a lifetime traffic subscription and a
traffic receiver.‍
LM: This model includes a nüMaps Lifetime™ subscription, which
provides quarterly map updates for the useful life of your
device.‍ For terms and conditions go to www.garmin.com/‍us
/‍maps​/‍numaps​_‍lifetime.‍
LMT: This model includes a nüMaps Lifetime subscription,
lifetime traffic subscription, and a traffic receiver.‍
LMTHD or LMT-D: This model includes a nüMaps Lifetime
subscription, lifetime digital traffic subscription, and a digital
traffic receiver.‍
Activating Lifetime Maps
NOTE: Lifetime Maps are not applicable to products that do not
have pre-loaded maps.‍
NOTE: Lifetime Maps entitle you to receive map updates when
and as such updates are made available by Garmin during the
useful life of one compatible Garmin product or as long as
Garmin receives map data from a third party supplier, whichever
is shorter.‍ For the meaning of a product’s “useful life” and for
other important terms and conditions, go to www.garmin.com
/‍numapslifetime.‍
1 Go to www.garmin.com/‍express.‍
2 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
NOTE: If you register the device, you can receive e-mail
notifications when a map update is available.‍
Updating Maps and Software with Garmin Express
You can use Garmin Express software to download and install
the latest map and software updates for your device.‍ Map
updates provide the latest available mapping data to ensure
your device continues to calculate accurate and efficient routes
to your destinations.‍ Garmin Express is available for Windows
and Mac computers.‍
1 On your computer, go to www.garmin.com/‍express.‍
®
®
The Garmin Express software detects your device.‍
6 Enter an email address for product registration (optional).‍
7 Click save device.‍
8 Click check for updates.‍
A list of available map and software updates appears.‍
9 Select the updates to install.‍
10 Click Install Now.‍
The Garmin Express software downloads and installs the
updates onto your device.‍ Map updates are very large, and this
process may take a long time on slower Internet connections.‍
Data Management
You can store files on your device.‍ The device has a memory
card slot for additional data storage.‍
NOTE: The device is not compatible with Windows 95, 98, Me,
Windows NT , and Mac OS 10.‍3 and earlier.‍
®
File Types
The device supports these file types.‍
• Maps and GPX waypoint files from myGarmin mapping
software, including MapSource , BaseCamp™, and
HomePort™ (Custom Points of Interest).‍
• GPI custom POI files from Garmin POI Loader (Installing POI
Loader).‍
®
About Memory Cards
2 Select an option:
• To install on a Windows computer, select Download for
Windows.‍
• To install on a Mac computer, select Mac Version.‍
3 Open the downloaded file, and follow the on-screen
instructions to complete the installation.‍
4 Start Garmin Express.‍
5 Connect your Garmin device to your computer using a USB
cable.‍
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You can purchase memory cards from an electronics supplier,
or purchase pre-loaded Garmin mapping software
(www.garmin.com).‍ In addition to map and data storage, the
memory card can be used to store files such as maps, images,
geocaches, routes, waypoints, and custom POIs.‍
Installing a Memory Card
The device supports microSD™ and microSDHC memory cards.‍
1 Insert a memory card into the slot on the device.‍
2 Press it in until it clicks.‍
Connecting the Device to Your Computer
You can connect the device to your computer using a USB
cable.‍
1 Plug the small end of the USB cable into the port on the
device.‍
2 Plug the larger end of the USB cable into a port on your
computer.‍
Appendix
A picture of your device connected to a computer appears on
the device screen.‍
Depending on your computer operating system, the device
appears as either a portable device, a removable drive, or a
removable volume.‍
If your device does not charge in your vehicle, you may need to
replace the fuse located at the tip of the vehicle adapter.‍
1 Rotate the end piece À 90 degrees counter clockwise to
unlock it.‍
Transferring Data From Your Computer
1 Connect the device to your computer (Connecting the Device
2
3
4
5
6
to Your Computer).‍
Depending on your computer operating system, the device
appears as either a portable device, a removable drive, or a
removable volume.‍
On your computer, open the file browser.‍
Select a file.‍
Select Edit > Copy.‍
Browse to a folder on the device.‍
NOTE: For a removable drive or volume, you should not
place files in the Garmin folder.‍
Select Edit > Paste.‍
Disconnecting the USB Cable
If your device is connected to your computer as a removable
drive or volume, you must safely disconnect your device from
your computer to avoid data loss.‍ If your device is connected to
your Windows computer as a portable device, it is not necessary
to safely disconnect.‍
1 Complete an action:
• For Windows computers, select the Safely Remove
Hardware icon in the system tray, and select your device.‍
• For Mac computers, drag the volume icon to the trash.‍
2 Disconnect the cable from your computer.‍
Viewing GPS Signal Status
Hold
for three seconds.‍
Power Cables
Your device can be powered various ways.‍
• Vehicle power cable
• USB cable
• AC adapter (optional accessory)
Charging the Device
NOTE: This Class III product shall be powered by an LPS power
supply.‍
You can charge the battery in the device using any of these
methods.‍
• Connect the device to the vehicle power cable.‍
• Connect the device to a computer using a USB cable.‍
The device may charge slowly when connected to a
computer.‍ Some portable computers may not charge the
device.‍
• Connect the device to an optional power adapter accessory,
such as a wall power adapter.‍
You can purchase an approved Garmin AC-DC adapter
suitable for home or office use from a Garmin dealer or
www.garmin.com.‍
Changing the Fuse in the Vehicle Power Cable
NOTICE
When replacing the fuse, do not lose any of the small pieces
and make sure they are put back in the proper position.‍ The
vehicle power cable does not work unless it is assembled
correctly.‍
2
3
4
5
TIP: You may need to use a coin to remove the end piece.‍
Remove the end piece, the silver tip Á, and the fuse Â.‍
Insert a new fast-blow fuse that has the same current, such
as 1 A or 2 A.‍
Place the silver tip in the end piece.‍
Push in the end piece and rotate it 90 degrees clockwise to
lock it back into the vehicle power cable Ã.‍
Mounting on Your Dashboard
NOTICE
The permanent mounting adhesive is extremely difficult to
remove after it is installed.‍
You can use an optional mounting disk to mount your device to
the dashboard and comply with certain state regulations.‍ See www.garmin.com for more information.‍
1 Clean and dry the dashboard where you are placing the disk.‍
2 Remove the backing from the adhesive on the bottom of the
disk.‍
3 Place the disk on the dashboard.‍
4 Remove the clear plastic cover from the top of the disk.‍
5 Place the suction cup mount on top of the disk.‍
6 Flip the lever down (toward the disk).‍
Removing the Device, Mount, and Suction
Cup
Removing the Device from the Mount
1 Press the release tab or button on the mount.‍
2 Tilt the device forward.‍
Removing the Mount from the Suction Cup
1 Turn the device mount to the right or left.‍
2 Apply pressure until the socket on the mount releases the
ball on the suction cup.‍
Removing the Suction Cup from the Windshield
1 Flip the lever on the suction cup toward you.‍
2 Pull the tab on the suction cup toward you.‍
Purchasing Additional Maps
1 Go to your device product page at (www.garmin.com).‍
2 Click the Maps tab.‍
3 Follow the on-screen instructions.‍
Purchasing Accessories
Go to http:​/‍​/‍buy​.garmin​.com.‍
Troubleshooting
The suction cup will not stay on my
windshield
1 Clean the suction cup and windshield with rubbing alcohol.‍
Troubleshooting
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2 Dry with a clean, dry cloth.‍
3 Mount the suction cup (Connecting the Device to Vehicle
Power).‍
My device is not acquiring satellite signals
The Bluetooth field must be set to Enabled.‍
• Enable Bluetooth wireless technology on your phone and
bring your phone within 33 ft.‍ (10 m) of the device.‍
• Go to www.garmin.com/‍bluetooth for more help.‍
• Verify the GPS simulator is turned off (Navigation Settings).‍
• Take your device out of parking garages and away from tall
buildings and trees.‍
• Remain stationary for several minutes.‍
The device does not charge in my vehicle
• Check the fuse in the vehicle power cable (Changing the
Fuse in the Vehicle Power Cable).‍
• Verify the vehicle is turned on and is supplying power to the
power outlet.‍
• Verify the interior temperature of the vehicle is in the
following temperature range: from 0° to 45°C (from 32° to
113°F).‍
• Verify the fuse is not broken in the vehicle power outlet.‍
My battery does not stay charged for very
long
•
•
•
•
•
Decrease the screen brightness (Display Settings).‍
Shorten the display timeout (Display Settings).‍
Decrease the volume (Adjusting the Volume).‍
Disable Bluetooth wireless technology (Disabling Bluetooth).‍
Put the device in sleep mode when not in use (Entering and
Exiting Sleep Mode).‍
• Keep your device away from extreme temperatures.‍
• Do not leave your device in direct sunlight.‍
My device does not appear as a removable
drive on my computer
On most Windows computers, the device connects using Media
Transfer Protocol (MTP).‍ In MTP mode, the device appears as a
portable device and not as a removable drive.‍ MTP mode is
supported by Windows 7, Windows Vista , and Windows XP
Service Pack 3 with Windows Media Player 10.‍
®
My device does not appear as a portable
device on my computer
On Mac computers and some Windows computers, the device
connects using USB mass storage mode.‍ In USB mass storage
mode, the device appears as a removable drive or volume, and
not as a portable device.‍ Windows versions prior to Windows XP
Service Pack 3 use USB mass storage mode.‍
My device does not appear as either a
portable device or a removable drive or
volume on my computer
1 Disconnect the USB cable from your computer.‍
2 Turn off the device.‍
3 Plug the USB cable into a USB port on your computer and
into your device.‍
TIP: Your device should be connected directly to a USB port
on your computer and not to a USB hub.‍
The device automatically turns on and goes into MTP mode or
USB mass storage mode.‍ A picture of the device connected to a
computer appears on the device screen.‍
My phone will not connect to the device
• Select Settings > Bluetooth.‍
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Troubleshooting
Index
Symbols
2-D map view 10
3-D map view 10
A
accessories 19
active lane guidance 3
addresses, finding 7
answering calls 13
audio, proximity points 17
automatic volume, enabling 1
avoidances 5
area 5
deleting 5
disabling 5
road 5
road features 5
tolls 5
B
battery
charging 1, 19, 20
maximizing 20
problems 20
Bluetooth technology 13, 20
disabling 16
disconnecting a device 13
enabling 13
settings 16
breakdown directory 6
brightness 1
C
cables, power 19
calibrating fuel economy 15
calls 13
answering 13
contacts 13
dialing 13
disabling 14
history 13
home 13
placing 13
cameras, safety 10
changing search area 6
charging the device 1, 19, 20
cleaning the device 17
cleaning the touchscreen 17
computer, connecting 18, 20
coordinates 7
current location 7
custom POIs 7
customizing the device 16
D
dashboard mount 19
deleting
paired Bluetooth device 13
service categories 12
service records 12
trips 4
destinations. See locations
detours 3
device care 17
dialing 13
directions 3
disconnecting, Bluetooth device 13
display settings 16
drivers
adding 12
truck 12
driving directions 3
driving logs 12
exporting 12
duty status 11
E
ecoChallenge 15
Index
ecoChallenge score 15
resetting 15
ecoRoute 14, 15
calibrating fuel economy 15
ecoChallenge score 15
mileage report 15
mileage reports 15
vehicle profile 14
ecoRoute HD, accessory 14
editing, saved trips 4
emergency services 7
EULAs 17
exporting
driving logs 12
jurisdiction summaries 11
trip reports 11
extras, custom points of interest 7
F
files
supported types 18
transferring 19
finding locations. 5 See also locations
addresses 7
categories 6
cities 7
coordinates 7
intersections 7
finding services, up ahead 8
Foursquare 6, 7
fuel
prices 14
stations 7
fuel data, entering 11
fuel economy. 15 See also ecoRoute
fuel logs 11
fuel price, changing 14
fuse, changing 19
G
Garmin Express 17
registering the device 17
updating software 17, 18
Garmin Live Services 14
subscribing to 14
geocaching 7
going home 2, 8
GPS 1, 19
H
help. 13 See also product support
home
calling 13
editing location 2, 8
going 2, 8
phone number 13
setting locations 8
hours of service 11
drivers 12
driving logs 12
duty status 11
shipments 12
I
icons, status bar 1
ID number 17
IFTA (International Fuel Tax
Agreement), logging 11
IFTA logging
exported summaries and reports 11
fuel data 11
jurisdictionary summary 11
trip reports 11
International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) 11
intersections, finding 7
J
jurisdiction summary 11
K
keyboard
language 17
layout 17
L
language
keyboard 17
voice 17
latitude and longitude 7
lifetime maps 18
locations 7, 16
calling 13
current 7, 8
recently found 7
saving 8
searching for 5, 7
setting home 8
simulated 16
venues 6
logs, driving 12
M
map, tools 8
map layers, customizing 10
map view
2-D 10
3-D 10
maps 3, 8, 9, 16
data field 2, 9, 10
detail level 16
layers 10
lifetime 18
nüMaps Guarantee 18
nüMaps Lifetime 18
purchasing 19
symbols 2
theme 16
truck 9
updating 17, 18
viewing routes 2, 3
memory card 18
microSD card, installing 18
mileage reports 15
mount, removing 19
mounting the device
automobile 1
dashboard 19
removing from mount 19
suction cup 1, 19
myGarmin, messages 15
myTrends, routes 4
N
navigation 2, 6
off-road 5
previewing routes 4
settings 16
next turn 2
nüMaps Guarantee 18
nüMaps Lifetime 18
O
off-road navigation 5
on-screen buttons 1
P
pairing 13
disconnecting 13
phone 13, 20
parking, last spot 7
phone
disconnecting 13
pairing 13, 20
phone book 13
phone calls 13
answering 13
dialing 13
muting 13
voice dial 13
POI Loader 7
21
points of interest (POI) 6, 7
custom 7
extras 7
POI Loader 7
trucking 6
venues 6
power cables 19
changing the fuse 19
vehicle 1
power key 1
product registration 17
product support 13
profiles
activating 2
truck 2
proximity points alerts, settings 17
Q
Quick Search 6
R
recently found locations 7
registering the device 17
regulations, hours of service 11
removing mount 19
reports
mileage 15
trip 11
resetting
device 17
trip data 9
restoring settings 17
restrictions, vehicle 2
road conditions, weather 16
routes 2
adding a point 3, 4
calculating 3
calculation mode 4, 16
myTrends 4
previewing 4
shaping 3
starting 2, 3
stopping 3
suggested 4
viewing on the map 2, 3
S
safety cameras, subscriptions 10
satellite signals
acquiring 1
viewing 19
saved locations 4
categories 8
deleting 8
editing 8
saving, current location 8
screen, brightness 1
screenshots 16
search bar 6
service history
categories 12
deleting 12
editing 12
records 12
settings 16, 17
shaping a route 3
shipments 12
adding 12
hours of service 12
shortcuts
adding 7
deleting 8
simulated locations 16
sleep mode 1
Smartphone Link 14
connecting 14
disabling calls 14
Garmin Live Services 13
software
updating 17, 18
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version 17
specifications 17
subscriptions
Garmin Live Services 14
nüMaps Lifetime 18
traffic 18
suction cup 19
T
theft, avoiding 17
time settings 16, 17
tolls, avoiding 5
tools, map 8
traffic 9–11, 16
activating a subscription 10
adding subscriptions 11
alternate route 4
cameras 14
incidents 9
lifetime subscriptions 18
map 9
receiver 10
searching for delays 9
traffic cameras 14
viewing 14
travel history 17
trip information 9
resetting 9
viewing 9
trip log, viewing 9
trip planner 4
editing a trip 4
shaping points 4
troubleshooting 19, 20
truck
drivers 12
map 9
points of interest 6
profiles 2
shipments 12
trailer 2
turn list 3
U
unit ID 17
up ahead
customizing 9
finding services 8
updating
maps 18
software 18
USB, disconnecting 19
V
vehicle power cable 1
vehicle profile 14
truck 2
venues 6
volume, adjusting 1
W
warning icons 9, 10
weather 15
radar 15
road conditions 16
Where Am I? 7, 8
Index
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