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I have just bought the Nuvi 2598 and tested it last night only to get stuck in 2 hours of traffic!
Recent Question:
with the voice instructions turned off do you have audible noise of safety cameras
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Question:
with the voice instructions turned off do you have audible noise of safety cameras
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I have just bought the Nuvi 2598 and tested it last night only to get stuck in 2 hours of traffic!
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1. I have a Nuvi205T can I use my existing power cable with the 2598? Becasue I already have it fitted behind the dash.

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Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe

Garmin Nuvi 2595LM with a large 5" display, with powerful navigation features
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Questions & Answers for Garmin Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe

Question
Can I disable the speed camera function
Some European countries fine you for having speed camera alerts!!!
asked 2 years ago
by
Steve698
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes you can via the alert settings
Age Group: 65 & Over
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: More than 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
Top 500 Contributor
Top 500 Contributor
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
by
JamesTmunro
 - Kent
answer 2
With regards to the safety camera feature on Garmin devices you can disable the safety camera feature by disabling this within the proximity alerts on the device. In addition to disabling the alerts Garmin have released a software update to maintain compliance with French law.
Staff Answer
answered 2 years ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
Question
Can you switch off all the gadgety stuff, bluetooth, voice activation etc. So that the battery life is extended.
I see in the comparison list between Nuvi 2595LM and the LM50 models that the 2595LM battery lasts for 2.5 hrs, the LM50 lasts for 4 hrs. So by turning off features listed above (and others) will this preserve/extend battery life?
I may use this on motorbike trips you eee.
Thanks.
Age Group: 45 - 54
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Pro-Performance - I'II always buy the best quality regardless of price
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - No Children
How many cars: 2
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
by
DaveIsHere
 - UK
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes very easy
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
by
ginger181
 - doncaster
answer 2
If the nuvi is not holding the expected battery life then there may be a couple things that could be causing this. Below is a list of situations that could cause the battery to discharge quicker along with ways to extend the battery life.
Reason for faster discharge:
1. Prolonged exposure to direct sunlight
2. Prolonged exposure to excessive heat
To maximize battery life of your nuvi, try some of the following procedures:
1. Adjust the brightness to a dimmer setting
2. Change backlight setting
3. Disable Bluetooth, if so equipped, when not in use
4. Limit the use of Extra Features such as: Audible Books, Bluetooth, or MP3s while using the internal battery
5. Turn GPS Receiver OFF when not in use
6. Use the Vehicle Power Cable when possible
After adjusting the settings the battery life should be longer.
To disable Bluetooth
1. Touch Tools1
2. Touch Settings
3. Touch Bluetooth
4. Touch the blue box under or next to Bluetooth2
5. Touch Disable
6. Touch OK
1Some devices do not require this step.
2Some devices may require you to touch the box next to Enable/Disable Bluetooth to insert a check mark.
There may be times when you would like to change the screen brightness on your device. Please follow the instructions below.
1. Touch Tools
Some devices skip this step
2. Touch Settings
3. Touch Display
4. Touch Brightness
5. Adjust the brightness level according to your preference
Staff Answer
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
Question
can i accept a phone call using voice command and how do i do that
asked 1 year, 2 months ago
by
houghta
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
no voice command only work when you tell to something you cant work it once you come out of the command screen
Best Answer
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
by
docwra
answer 2
Regrettably we are unable to source the information you require, please contact the manufacturer direct with your enquiry for further clarification.
Top 10 Contributor
Top 10 Contributor
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
by
parts
Question
Landmark directions
Does this model have landmark directions?
Age Group: 65 & Over
Attitude to specs and technology: Comfortable
asked 1 year ago
by
bumpyroad
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes
answered 1 year ago
by
Pela772
answer 2
yes displayed various points of interest on the journey
answered 1 year ago
by
locheelad
Question
To charge my Garmin sat.nav.do I have to switch its power?
Age Group: 35 - 44
asked 1 year, 4 months ago
by
JayJT
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
The system will continue to charge while plugged into a power source either at home or through a vehicle lighter socket without needing to be switched on. I would expect the unit to charge at a quicker rate whilst switched off.
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - No Children
How many cars: 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
by
Stevethetrucker
 - Chelmsford
answer 2
No need. just make sure yhe plug has power
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
by
Anonymous
 - Cobh Co. Cork Ireland
Question
CAN I USE PRELOADED SAFETY CAMERAS AFTER 30 DAYS TRIAL?
IT IS NOT CLEAR DESCRIBE
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: 2
Attitude to specs and technology: Comfortable
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
asked 2 years, 1 month ago
by
Anonymous
 - nottingham
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes but the database will not be up to date
Age Group: 65 & Over
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: More than 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
Top 500 Contributor
Top 500 Contributor
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
by
JamesTmunro
 - Kent
answer 2
It should still work, however to keep the database up to date with latest camera locations, you will need to to subscribe for updates.
Staff Answer
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
Question
How many voices can the unit recognise?
the unit would be used only in one car which might be driven either by my husband or myself, not necessarily both of us will be in the car.
Age Group: 55 - 64
Gender: Female
Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible
How many cars: 1
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Spouse/Partner
asked 2 years ago
by
Flumpy
 - Grimsby
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Just like any other voice recognition device the number of voices it recognises is unlimited you just need to speak VERY CLEARLY.
Age Group: 65 & Over
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: More than 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
Top 500 Contributor
Top 500 Contributor
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
by
JamesTmunro
 - Kent
answer 2
It will recognise both voices even if both are not in the car.
Staff Answer
answered 2 years ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
Question
Does the 2595 have spoken street names ?
Age Group: 45 - 54
Gender: Male
asked 1 year, 3 months ago
by
GAZAB
 - DOVER
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
yes it does
Age Group: 35 - 44
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
by
BETTERTHANBILLY
 - Wigan
answer 2
yes as this unit has the text to speech function.
Staff Answer
answered 1 year, 3 months ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
Question
Is there specification difference between model number 2595LM and 2595LMT? Why there is a T missing?
Age Group: 35 - 44
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Value for Money - I like things to be as cheap as possible
Family: I'm Single - With No Children
How many cars: 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
asked 1 year, 6 months ago
by
Wongalicious
 - Clacton-on-Sea
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
The T stands for traffic, this is live traffic updates and you have to pay for it
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
by
Neilbw63
answer 2
Lifetime Maps and........Traffic
Best Answer
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
by
Jakowako
Question
Garmin 2595
Does this include mapping for Iceland ?
asked 2 years ago
by
Anonymous
on Garmin Nuvi 2595LM Sat Nav - UK, ROI & Europe
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
No
Age Group: 65 & Over
Gender: Male
Attitude to Shopping: Quality Seeker - I'd rather spend a little extra on something if I know its going to last
Family: I'm Living with Partner/Spouse - With Children
How many cars: More than 3
Attitude to specs and technology: Proficient
Who will use this Product? Just Me
Best Answer
Top 500 Contributor
Top 500 Contributor
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
by
JamesTmunro
 - Kent
answer 2
Yes Iceland is included in the mapping.
Staff Answer
answered 2 years ago
by
HalfordsWebTeam
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