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Old 10-22-2011, 03:20 PM
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http://www8.garmin.com/support/downl...ls.jsp?id=3917

I used to be able to download the most recent software updates for my 4210 for free from their website. It now says I need to buy a card for $30? Is this correct or am I missing something?
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Missing something. U can download it off the website with ur own card. Or they can send it to u on a new card.
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Thanks I found it. I must have been on the wrong link.
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What happens is that they charge you if they provide the card..... But they give you a return number, and if you return the card and quote the number, they refund you the cost of the card after you have done the upgrade

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