How Do I Fix Garmin Z80 Frequent Crash Issue?

Troubleshooting the Garmin Z80 crash issue

Checking the GPS device’s power status

  • If your Garmin Z80 GPS device frequently crashes, then check whether the device is getting power.
  • To verify it, check if the charger cable is connected to your GPS device securely.
  • If not, unplug and reconnect the cable.
  • Now, turn on your GPS device and check whether it is crashing again. If yes, perform the next method.

Reboot your Garmin Z80 GPS device

  • Before restarting the GPS device, check whether it is in standby mode.
  • If not, put it in standby mode by pressing its Power button.
  • Once the GPS device is in standby mode, hold down its Power button for four seconds to initiate the reset process.
  • Now, a pop-up dialog box with the message Turn off the device will appear on the screen.
  • Tap on the Off button to initiate the reboot process.
  • Once the rebooting is completed, check whether the Garmin Z80 GPS device is crashing. If yes, reset your device with factory settings. Then check whether the issue is resolved. If not, go to the next step.

Restoring the Garmin Z80 GPS device settings

You can restore the Garmin Z80 device in two different ways. One is using the device’s Power button, and another is by selecting the Restore Defaults option from its System menu.

Using the Power button

  • Press and hold the Garmin device’s Power button approximately for 10 seconds.
  • Now, the Factory Restores dialog box will appear on the screen.
  • Continue the factory restore process by tapping the Yes button.
  • Once the device’s settings are restored, reconfigure them and check whether you have resolved the issue.

Using the System menu

  • On the home screen of the Garmin device, tap on the Settings option.
  • Select System on the Settings screen.
  • Tap on the Restore Defaults option.
  • Now, all the user-entered information will be restored to the default.
  • Reconfigure the device’s settings and check if the Garmin Z80 device is crashing again.

If yes, then the problem might be with the Garmin Z80 device itself. To know more about how to fix the Garmin Z80 device crashing issue, contact us.