new & interesting places for your GPS

Mounts falling off

 

I have read in several posts that ppl may have trouble with their mounts sticking to the windshield. Here is a solution that works great!!!

Cover the suction cup with a VERY thin coating of vaseline. It works wonders!

--
Charley - Nuvi 350 - Bel STI Driver - Cobra 29 w/ wilson 1000 - AIM: asianfire -

I had a friend that got

I had a friend that got tired of his radar detector falling off, so he used epoxy. It worked great until he sold his car and tried to remove it. I still remind him of that from time to time. smile

--
Magellan Maestro 4250, T-Mobile G1 with Google Maps, iPaq with TomTom, and a Tapwave Zodiac with TomTom and Mapopolis

LOL, yeah, I wouldn't

LOL, yeah, I wouldn't recommend doing that!

--
Charley - Nuvi 350 - Bel STI Driver - Cobra 29 w/ wilson 1000 - AIM: asianfire -

The Garmin Nuvi 350 suction

The Garmin Nuvi 350 suction cup mount seems pretty tight. I think I saw some previous posts about it becoming hard to remove during hot weather. I haven't had any problems with it yet, but we're just thawing out here.

I don't know about other

I don't know about other c5xx owners, but mine hold very tight.

--
Charley - Nuvi 350 - Bel STI Driver - Cobra 29 w/ wilson 1000 - AIM: asianfire -

Same here>>>

asianfire wrote:

I don't know about other c5xx owners, but mine hold very tight.

So far, I mounted the 530 and it has remained mounted. My wife's 330 is a bit problematic...I will try the vaseline trick smile

Regards, Ted

--
"You can't get there from here"

It works great! Trust me, I

It works great! Trust me, I had to do that for my radar detector suction cups, now they still like glue, except you can take it off if you have too. I was in a car accident and my radar detector flew off the mount onto the backseat, but the mount stayed

--
Charley - Nuvi 350 - Bel STI Driver - Cobra 29 w/ wilson 1000 - AIM: asianfire -

sponsored links



Navigation



User login

Leave this blank! This field helps block spambots.

poi factory



Who's online

There are currently 23 users and 62 guests online.

Online users

  • JimSturgeon2000
  • nikshooter
  • maddog67
  • iharwood
  • dferron
  • paladinwest
  • Denis Geoffrion
  • CraigW
  • frankhafe
  • selfruler