Discontinued Garmin GPS
Is the GPS you are about to purchase a discontinued Garmin GPS?
If you are smart about your choice, purchasing a recently discontinued GPS can
save you a lot of money.
If you are looking
where to find information about
discontinued GPS units, the answer is very simple. Go to the Garmin
website and Garmin will tell you all the current GPS units and all the
discontinued ones. You just have to know where to look.
The Garmin website is a very good one and it quite intuitive which makes it
very easy to navigate.
For the sake of an example, let's look for all the discontinued Garmin
automotive GPS. Start by going to
link will open a new window so you can switch between the new window on the Garmin website and this window
to read the instructions. Look for "Products" as shown in the
Float your cursor over the "Products" link in the top left of the
screen. This will drop down a menu containing the "Automotive" link.
Clicking on this link will list all the current Garmin automotive GPS units.
Since we are looking for the discontinued units, look in the gray
navigation box on the left side of the current Garmin automotive GPS page.
At the bottom of the
links, you will see "Discontinued" as shown in the picture
below. Click on this link.
Display Discontinued Garmin GPS
This will list all the discontinued automotive units as
shown below. You can read them all or you can use the selection function
to list the discontinued units by feature (screen size, location of maps,
traffic compatible, etc.)
You can scroll down this page and see all the units
that have been discontinued by Garmin. Just because a GPS has been
discontinued does not mean that you should not consider buying it. Some
very good buys are made after Garmin discontinues production of a GPS and the
merchants lower the prices to clear out the inventory.
You can also use the search function on the
Garmin website. If you enter "Discontinued" in the search box in the upper
right corner of the home page, you will get a list of all discontinued GPS
regardless of type. This can almost be overwhelming since at last count
there were 517 discontinued GPS.
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