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Magellan RoadMate 6000T
3.9 out of 10

Magellan RoadMate 6000T

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Reviews and Problems with Magellan RoadMate 6000T

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Overall 6
6.0

Safe and Free

R. Bell "Prizepatrol", Amazon
15 February 2007
  • Summary: ***UPDATE*** This unit became mostly unusable after 3 years of use. The touchpad no longer works and the internal battery loses all memory unless it remains plugged into the car.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not good enough for the price

P. Graham, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: I started with handheld units many years ago, migrated to Streets and Trips and finally decided to get a unit suitable for driving without a co-pilot. My first unit was the garmin nuvi 350 but since it didn't support routes or waypoints I switched to the 6000T. I've been disappointed.
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Overall 6
6.0

Disgusted

T. McFarland, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: It started out great. Everything worked as advertised. I purchased the unit new in November of 2006. About a month ago I noticed the touch screen would not always work. Next, the True view no longer worked when set on manual. Finally the unit does not work on the battery, only when plugged in.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not a bad GPS, but definetley has some issues.

dazzler11, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: As a gps the unit functions ok and acquires satellites reasonably quick, the level of street accuracy is ok too. However there are some annoyances, firstly you have to obtain an ac charger to get the firmware update which is highly recommended.
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Overall 6
6.0

last year's technology

A. A. Glazer, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: Good for the price I paid, but lacks sophistication. Has many flaws including an awkward power button and two top-mounted zoom buttons. They get pressed inadvertently any time you pick up the device. I like the bluetooth, but don't like the fact I have to pay [dearly] for map updates.
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Overall 6
6.0

It's Great - When It Works!!!

S. O'rourke, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: The Magellan 6000T is incredibly easy to learn and easy to use. It gives me confidence to go places that I otherwise would be uncomfortable trying to navigate, since I'm not great with a map. The downside: it locks up constantly, and sometimes re-setting it just doesn't happen.
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Overall 6
6.0

Some problems, but a great unit

saoirse76, Amazon
11 November 2006
  • Summary: So after reading every review on every GPS out there, I finally bought my Magellan 6000T and I was so excited when it came in the mail that I drove around my town late that night because I had to try it out. I totally admit that it is very intelligent and user friendly.
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