Free updates for sat nav

Discussion in 'GPS Navigation' started by the stig, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. the stig

    the stig Funster

    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2009
    Messages:
    1,291
    Location:
    Grimsby
    Ratings:
    +760
    Does anybody out there know where I can get any FREE downloads for my Garmin Nuvi 255W
    Tried the Garmin website and free is not a thing they now the meaning of.


    mucly appreciated in advance

    The Stig

    some say..........
    He knows where he goes
     
  2. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2007
    Messages:
    29,094
    Location:
    .
    Ratings:
    +28,350
    Never tried myself you understand, but you can get Garmin maps from torrent sites .. PM if you want info
    or are you looking for POIs ?
     
  3. peter marshall

    peter marshall

    Joined:
    Mar 5, 2009
    Messages:
    2,702
    Location:
    Cleveleys,Lancashire
    Ratings:
    +1,714
    Hi Stig
    I updated my Garmin via the Internet, Loaded the wrong areas first so rang them up to get the right areas I wanted then deleted and reloaded all working ok, worth a call. This was my first update on it so that may be a difference ? to yourself. Pete :thumb::thumb:
     
  4. Loujess

    Loujess

    Joined:
    Jan 10, 2010
    Messages:
    3,261
    Location:
    Leeds UK
    Ratings:
    +3,168
    I've go the same model Garmin. This all sounds very clever. Are there any downloads I would find useful? I must say, we went through France, Germany and Belgium and it gave us directions all the way.

    Ivy
     
  5. John & Joan

    John & Joan

    Joined:
    Mar 30, 2010
    Messages:
    1,420
    Location:
    Darlington
    Ratings:
    +1,036
  6. lorger

    lorger Funster

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2008
    Messages:
    6,731
    Location:
    Dumfries
    Ratings:
    +10,376
    i have a nuvi and took their offer of lifetime updates £100 thought about downloading some from free sites but thought its my holidays so rather get it done correctly
     
Loading...

Share This Page