There are three ways to charge the internal battery in your automotive GPS device.1
Please note: All of the nuvi series will come with a suction cup mount and vehicle power cable to charge the nuvi. However, only some of the nuvi models come with an AC power cable and/or USB cable. If they did not come with the nuvi, they would be optional cables and would be a separate purchase. These cables may be purchased from Garmin or Garmin's dealers. To purchase one from Garmin, please visit our website at https://buy.garmin.com/shop/
Garmin only recommends using an AC power charger that is purchased from Garmin. Third party cables may not charge the nuvi..
1Please note that temperature can play an effect on the charging of a device. If the battery registers a temperature of 0°C (32°F) and below or 45°C (113°F) and above, it will not charge. When connected to external power, it will only be operating off of external power.
2The Quest and Quest 2 will not charge using a USB cable.
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