FYI: Garmin recalls 1.25 million GPS units for fire hazard

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    Post FYI: Garmin recalls 1.25 million GPS units for fire hazard

    I don't use a GPS but I know a lot of people do. So if you own a Garmin find out if you are on the recall list.

    http://money.cnn.com/2010/08/26/tech...dex.htm?hpt=T2

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Garmin is recalling 1.25 million GPS devices, most of which were sold in America, because their batteries could overheat and cause fires, the company said Thursday.
    Customers should visit www.garmin.com/nuvibatterypcbrecall. If they own recalled units,

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    Thanks for the heads up. Mine is 255 model not recalled. yippi!
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    Ruh ro I got one in my bike bags,I better check it tomorrow
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    Thank you very much for posting. I have a nüvi 265WT and I just checked it. Fortunately, it has not been recalled. Thanks again.
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    Thanks for the post...my 265WT is good!
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