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Garmin nuvi 5000
5.4 out of 10

Garmin nuvi 5000

Touch the colour screen to enter a destination, and nüvi takes Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Garmin nuvi 5000

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Overall 2
2.0

One Star

Marilyn Riegel, Amazon
5 August 2015
  • Summary: Couldn't even turn it on no power to it WHO knows if it even worked at all?
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Overall 2
2.0

Junk is not worth it. After a little while ...

EFFEN, Amazon
11 June 2015
  • Summary: Junk is not worth it. After a little while of purchase gps froze.
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Overall 2
2.0

Display was so dim it could not be seen in daylight

P Patch, Amazon
9 April 2014
  • Summary: Nuvi came without any suction cup to attach it. The display even when turn up to 100% was NOT readable, it was so DIM that in day light hardly make out that the display was turned on.Which makes the unit completely useless for any driving application.
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Overall 2
2.0

This Garmin demonstrates vividly why TomTom is KING

Far Horizon, Amazon
14 March 2010
  • Summary: Garmin, how do I hate thee; let me count the ways... This Garmin has no internal battery. That means that every time I turn the car off, the Garmin has to reboot & reacquire satellite lock again. This delay is no issue if I'm driving all day, but on short trips, it is maddening.
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Overall 2
2.0

Sub Standard Product

F. A. Placzek "faplaczek", Amazon
10 February 2010
  • Summary: I purchased this Garmin Nuvi 5000 to replace an older model 670 whose speaker was malfunctioning and maps were out of date. What I am unhappy about the 5000 is as follows: 1. Poorly designed and engineered. A.
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Overall 2
2.0

After 7-months, just dropped 4 stars - reliability

C. Mitchell, Amazon
23 September 2009
  • Summary: Original Review: --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- My Jeep Grand Cherokee has two power sockets (cigarette lighter sockets): One is on CONSTANTLY, whereas the other is only on when the ignition is turned on.
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Overall 2
2.0

Review this product

William M. Barbeau, Amazon
4 March 2009
  • Summary: Garmin nüvi 5000 Travel Assistant This product has a large screen, good. The operations took me a while to understand. I even tried to translate one of the msny other languages. No luck! I couldn't get the thing to turn on.
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't do it

MPH, Amazon
19 January 2012
  • Summary: Garmin Nuvi 5000 for Truckers doesn't do what it says on the tin. No way to input trailer height so routeplanning for wagons not possible.
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