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Revision to Garmin Nuvi 2557LMT Troubleshooting

Adam Couey

== Trouble Retrieving Satellite Signal ==
 
"'' The Garmin Nuvi 2557LMT is having trouble finding a proper signal "''
"'' The Garmin Nuvi 2557LMT is having trouble finding a proper signal "''
 
If you are having trouble obtaining a satellite signal make certain the NĂ¼vi 2557LMT is out of parking garages and away from large obstructing objects.
== Device Will Not Hold Charge ==
 
"The'' The device is unable to hold charge"charge ''
"The'' The device is unable to hold charge"charge ''
 
If the device dies quickly or does not start at all after receiving charge, the battery may have died. Follow the directions in the link shown below to learn how to properly install a new battery.
== Speaker Malfunction ==
 
"The'' The device's sound functionality is compromised"compromised ''
"The'' The device's sound functionality is compromised"compromised ''
 
If the device's sound quality is greatly diminished or producing no sound, it might be necessary to change out the speaker. Follow the link below to learn how to properly replace the speaker.
== Screen Malfunction ==
 
"The'' The device's screen appears broken or touch capabilities are compromised "''
"The'' The device's screen appears broken or touch capabilities are compromised "''
 
If the device's screen does not respond to touch or the information displayed appears corrupted, it might be necessary to replace the screen. Follow the link below to learn how to properly replace the speaker.
== Device Won't Boot ==
 
"The'' The device's operating system and features will not display"display ''
"The'' The device's operating system and features will not display"display ''
 
If the device's operating system does not operate correctly, one might have to replace the the motherboard. Follow the link below to learn how to properly replace the motherboard.
== Map/Route Import Problem ==
 
"Attempting'' Attempting to import maps via SD card produces errors"errors ''
"Attempting'' Attempting to import maps via SD card produces errors"errors ''
 
If the device does not allow you to import maps on a SD card, it might be necessary to replace the SD card for one of a smaller data size. Follow the link below to learn how to properly replace the SD card.

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