Updating the maps on my garmin

12-Oct-2016 00:27

I bought lifetime maps for my Garmin GPS, and just tried updating them, and after 1.5hrs just ended up with an error and broken maps. I clicked Settings in the lower left corner, and then in the Installation section, I verified that it was set to install on my unit.

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If you choose to perform the update yourself, you will need to follow the 2-step process outlined below.Please note that the nu Maps Guarantee offer only applies to one product and cannot be used with any other Garmin device.We recommend that you always download free map update for Garmin GPS direct from the manufacturer, purely because you can then be assured that what you are downloading will not damage your product in anyway, or invalidate any warranties you might have.A software update may be required before you can upgrade the map on your vehicle's Uconnect system.Click on the "Software Updates" button below to determine if you need new software and to find the step-by-step instructions you will need to perform to complete the update.

If you choose to perform the update yourself, you will need to follow the 2-step process outlined below.Please note that the nu Maps Guarantee offer only applies to one product and cannot be used with any other Garmin device.We recommend that you always download free map update for Garmin GPS direct from the manufacturer, purely because you can then be assured that what you are downloading will not damage your product in anyway, or invalidate any warranties you might have.A software update may be required before you can upgrade the map on your vehicle's Uconnect system.Click on the "Software Updates" button below to determine if you need new software and to find the step-by-step instructions you will need to perform to complete the update.I downloaded the Garmin Map Update application by clicking the link in the above screenshot in Option 2. IMG (this is the Junction View maps)Just FYI, here are what the rest of the gmap files are:(This is the basemap that gets used if you don't have street maps for a certain region..instance Europe.