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Old 20-03-2009, 10:06   #16
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Thanks for all the responses. Next time this happens I'll do the hand-held satellite coverage checks and compare output with the main unit. Hopefully, it won't be too soon.
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If you find a Garmin 128 (discontinued, so cheap) buy it, replacing the rm unit and forget the trouble. You'll never see that dreaded message again.

I also see good deals on the Furuno GP-32 now and then. I have both these units and together they cost me way less than that single RN-300 unit from RM. Both these units can also replace the RM GPS sensors like the 125 etc.

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