What is Safe Mode?

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04/09/2014

While Safe Mode is activated, the Garmin device's functionality is limited while the vehicle is in motion. 

To disable Safe Mode on most devices:

  1. Touch Tools
    • Skip this step on some devices
  2. Touch Settings
  3. Touch System
    • Some devices list Safe Mode under Security instead of System
  4. Touch Safe Mode to turn Safe Mode off

Repeat the steps above as needed.

On the nuvi 55, 56, 65, 66, 2405, 2407, 2408, 2505, 2507, 2508, 2707, 2708, 3400, 3500, 3507, and 3508 series, zumo 350, zumo 390, zumo 590, dezl 760, and Camper/RV 760:

  1. Touch Settings
  2. Touch Navigation
  3. Touch Safe Mode to turn Safe Mode off

Repeat the steps above as needed.

On Garmin Onboard for iPhone:

  1. Touch Settings
  2. Touch General
  3. Slide the toggle button to turn Safe Mode off

Repeat the above steps as needed.

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