How to Reset Garmin Satnav

Resetting Garmin Satnav will delete all the favorite data and restore the factory settings on your device. Here, we have provided easy steps in order to reset your Garmin Satnav.

Follow the instructions to reset your Nuvi 7xx, 6xx, 5xx, 2×5, 2xx

  • Turn your device OFF and unplug it from a power source.
  • Tap and hold the bottom-right corner of the display screen, with your index finger.
  • Continue holding and touching the bottom-right corner until it turns OFF.
  • Remove your finger immediately after device is OFF.
  • A message will display on the screen asking you if you really wish to clear all the user data
  • Click on YES

Your Garmin device will automatically reset. Follow the on-screen instructions on your device and complete the resetting process. Put your device in clear sky condition, to let it acquire the satellites.

How to Reset Garmin Satnav

Follow the instructions to reset your Nuvi 5000 or 8x

  • Turn your device OFF. (You’ll require to remove the device’s battery)
  • Turn it back again (Insert the battery back into the device)
  • If you find the progress bar on your device’s screen, instantly put the tip of your finger in the lower-right corner of the display.
  • Hold the screen from bottom-right corner until you see a message asking you if you really wish to clear all the user data.
  • Remove the finger from the screen and click on YES
  • Now, your device will restart.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to set up the device.

In case, if you’re unable to reset your Garmin Satnav on your own, don’t worry, get instant assistance for our support professionals to troubleshoot the problems.

Call Garmin Customer Service 1-866-447-6139