There are times when the power button might fall off the device. If that happens, refer to this guide in order to replace it.

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  • Use the T-4 screwdriver to unscrew the 9 mm screws on the back of the device.

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  • Pry open the device from all four sides using the iFixit Plastic Opening Tool until you see the inside of the system.

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  • Look for a small button on the motherboard at the top of the device, and insert replacement power button on top of the small button on the motherboard until you hear a click.

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To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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Maurice Thomas

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What if the button is lost? Where can you find a replacement?

omatrish - Reply

where do i buy a power button for my garmin

marvin cook - Reply

Ebay used garmin products

Dan -

Some of them actually work ! But make sure you search for your specific garmin model ( ie# garmin 50 Nuvi )

Dan -

Where can I find a replacement switch?

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