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Old 16 June 2009, 10:49   #31
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It flashes on mine whilst it is initialising and getting a fix, once complete the light stops flashing. If you call or send a text the light come son whilst the unit is "working".

Do you have your set up in your boat Jim?
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Old 16 June 2009, 10:52   #32
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Same one as Bedjamin - yes its well open enough for it to get a signal. Confused by the flashes of the light - who knows ! I'll keep trying . I have texted it , got text back etc , got text back saying only ; Lat: Long: Speed:
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Old 16 June 2009, 11:58   #33
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It flashes on mine whilst it is initialising and getting a fix, once complete the light stops flashing. If you call or send a text the light come son whilst the unit is "working".

Do you have your set up in your boat Jim?
No in Billy's truck as a test, got it to have a play with to see if it was any good
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Same one as Bedjamin - yes its well open enough for it to get a signal. Confused by the flashes of the light - who knows ! I'll keep trying . I have texted it , got text back etc , got text back saying only ; Lat: Long: Speed:
That sounds like no gps signal, I had that the first time I tried the unit in my office, (steel clad building) but got a text back ok. moved the unit to the window and it worked fine

I assume you've done the admin bit etc
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Thats what I'm thinking - i have had it out mid - harbour ( all the other GPS picked up a fix easily out there) - so not sure if I have a duff one.

Done all the admin , password, authorized number bits ok - just not getting a position .

Keep trying I think - then maybe try emailing China for a laugh !
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Old 16 June 2009, 14:39   #36
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Keep trying I think - then maybe try emailing China for a laugh !
Keep trying a while. Mine gave the same readout initially whilst in the house (ground floor apartment so the roof is about 50ft thick...not good for GPS!) I took it outside for a 'cold' acquire and left it there for about 30 minutes. After that, all was fine and continues fine even when buried in the boat which is itself in a garage and where the garage loft above the boat is full of, well, crap actually.

If you have to email them - I did with some question about the car charger - they emailed back almost by return with an MSN address, so we ended up 'chatting'. The English is local take-away standard
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You did do the "begin" txt ?
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Old 16 June 2009, 15:12   #38
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You did do the "begin" txt ?
Yep & got the begin OK text back .
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Old 19 June 2009, 04:22   #40
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For a laugh ......

The emails I have been been sending / getting , dear ....:0

hi,dear
i mean you can turn off it and then turn it on
because now the gps system is fixed in the USA,as to the report ,the gps system will be ok till next mondy

during there period ,many buyers have the problem
looking forward to your reply
best regards

Me :
OK - how do I restart it ?


To: XXXXXXXXXXX
Subject: Re: PIC OF THE 12V CAR CHARGER FOR THE GPS TRACKER

hi,dear
for that problem ,i think you can have a try to restart it
looking forwar dto your reply
bestregards

Me:
OK am seeing for example ;
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20:35:21
16/06/09
lat: Long: speed:

T:

http://www.wxlxy.com/GPSTracker.aspx?
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