Updating gps systems
After some clever checking, the Garmin website will prompt you to either access your existing my Garmin account or create one.Once you have done this you can access your free map updates for Garmin GPS products in a few easy steps: Assuming that you have downloaded the Garmin Map Update application to your desktop, you will then need to run this program.The next few steps do not take too long, and the map update application will lead you through the whole process.
Car dealerships in Europe have been happy to adopt the service as it allows them to show even more value in their after-sales care, and thus increase the car owner’s likelihood of staying with them and making other purchases.
Garmin offer free map updates as part of their nu Maps Guarantee.
The nu Maps Guarantee lets customers get a Nuvi map update for free and state that: “Simply connect your new Garmin Nuvi or Zumo to your computer and visit within 90 days of first acquiring satellites while driving with your device and you’ll be able to see if a free map update is available.” What this essentially means is Garmin will offer the customer a one-off map update for free within the first three months of them owning and using their Nuvi GPS.
These are BMW, Nissan, Mercedes, Kia, Volvo, Peugeot, Citroen, Honda, Hyundai, Mazda, Volkswagen, Mitsubishi, Audi, Seat, Skoda, Harley Davidson, Tesla, Toyota, Fuso, Hino, Dacia, Isuzu and UD Trucks.
Many of Europe’s best-selling and best-known vehicles are included, such as the Volkswagen Golf 7, the Toyota Prius and the Volvo XC90.