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Old 17 December 2014, 05:18   #1
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New Satnav to put in the works truck

I'm looking for a new Satnav to put in the works truck, any makes to go for or avoid + any features worth spending extra to have or that it should come with, its been years since I looked at any with the Navara's having them built in

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Old 17 December 2014, 05:36   #2
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I'm looking for a new Satnav to put in the works truck, any makes to go for or avoid + any features worth spending extra to have or that it should come with, its been years since I looked at any with the Navara's having them built in

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Old 17 December 2014, 05:48   #3
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The Tomtom's seem to still top most tables in tech magazines and websites. I believe the Garmin and Navman are the next two inline. Make sure you go for one with lifetime map updates though, as you'll save money in the long run.
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Tom tom go5000 every time, lifetime maps for free, built in sim card for real live traffic, will save you a lot of business money.

Would not be without it, compact, very accurate and all for around 200-250.

If you want to tether from your phone take the go500 only difference is the built in sim.
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Tom tom go5000 every time, lifetime maps for free, built in sim card for real live traffic, will save you a lot of business money.

Would not be without it, compact, very accurate and all for around 200-250.

If you want to tether from your phone take the go500 only difference is the built in sim.
Thanks went for the go5000 as the truck has a parrot for the phones
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New Satnav to put in the works truck

Have a look on eBay the is a proper truckers one for 80 ish, several guys have them at our place no issues so far

Bsal7730 is the seller
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I think google maps on an ipad using 3g is the fecking dogs .. but if it goes down to gprs speeds, (or no signal coverage at all) your screwed, so I always have a pure gps system as backup , but cos its free and super accurate and up to date, nothing else matches it.

Ive just bought a new Isuzu Dmax ... and it came fitted with a Pioneer AVIC-F860BTsystem which is shit !

Ive got fed up of the tom toms and garmin bespoke units due to the cost of the maps being a dripping roast .
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