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  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

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PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Wed May 26, 2021 10:23 am   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Or as I mentioned earlier it's where you drive as most of it seems to be in Scotland, maybe the system there isn't as good as elsewhere in updating the various map providers like HERE.

You keep try ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu May 13, 2021 4:15 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
It's interesting that everyone has gone quiet since I pointed out four of the errors I was complaining about. There are several more like that. One more I found today - here it is:

Ferguson Avenue ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu May 13, 2021 4:14 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
The live traffic feature guides you round closed roads, although I found that sometimes it doesn't when Google does. Given that both companies will be notified of these events it's a bit slack of Garm ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 8:18 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
The latest maps have the m6 speed limit as 50 mph between j13-j15 this is a 70 mph road with a temporary 60 mph limit till March 2022.

Well if it's currently 60mph then they have it correct.
It's ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 7:20 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
It's interesting that everyone has gone quiet since I pointed out four of the errors I was complaining about. There are several more like that. One more I found today - here it is:

Ferguson Avenue ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Wed May 12, 2021 7:11 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
The latest maps have the m6 speed limit as 50 mph between j13-j15 this is a 70 mph road with a temporary 60 mph limit till March 2022.

Well if it's currently 60mph then they have it correct.
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Tue May 11, 2021 7:07 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Here's another one. Garmin tried to send me up Starks Brae in Bo'ness: https://goo.gl/maps/hbxsKRCLyc3gs6879

Image capture is from 2009!


And, as I took a different route from there, it took me ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Tue May 11, 2021 7:01 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
A quick glance reveals Queens Gardens in St Andrews isn't one way. Not sure how to check access to the roundabout at the east end of South Street.
Google Earth shows Queens Gardens as one way for car ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun May 09, 2021 10:46 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Have a look at https://mobile.here.com/ It's very speedy loading and zooming.

A road priority near my house was changed a couple of months ago and it's already shown.

Garmin only update their ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun May 09, 2021 5:50 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
If 'Here' have it correct, which in this case seems to be mainly one way streets, then I would try the Garmin full master reset.

One way and blocked off streets. How do I find out is HERE have it c ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat May 08, 2021 8:37 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Wonder where you are travelling as you seem to be finding far more errors than I've come across in 10 years of using Garmins, both here and in Europe and the US.

Central Scotland
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri May 07, 2021 6:47 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
I havent reported it as I dont have the time. Perhaps you might like to think of how much time you've lost due to the (Garmin mapping) errors which you haven't had time to report? Just like the camera ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri May 07, 2021 8:56 am   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Maybe a lot of people just don't have the time so Here mapping are unaware.

If no one here reported cameras the database would be empty.

TomTom have less errors and the reason is it's easier to ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri May 07, 2021 7:46 am   Subject: how do you report map errors?
Hopefully you've reported it then as unless someone does how are Garmin expected to know? Normally they get their info from professional bodies, 2 new housing estates near me for example were on the n ...
  Topic: how do you report map errors?
mccririck

Replies: 48
Views: 6927

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu May 06, 2021 7:21 pm   Subject: how do you report map errors?
There are two streets in St Andrews in the town centre that tell you to go the wrong way! Garmin tells you to turn down Queens Gardens from the A918 South Street but that's the wrong way and there are ...
 
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