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Old 06-22-2015, 09:37 PM   #1
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GPS recommendation

I am asking what model and make do others recommend.

I have an older Garmin that I like and has done me well. Looking to upgrade to something like the Garmin RV 760LMT or the Magellan RV 9365 LMB.

Any other suggestions and why would help me in making an informed decision.
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Old 06-23-2015, 12:19 AM   #2
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I have the rv760lmt and love it, hasn't steered me wrong in two years. A buddy has the magellan rv you mention and has had no complaints. Your pick.
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Old 06-23-2015, 11:39 AM   #3
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Bought the Magellan last year on Amazon for $125 and used it for a trip to Atlanta and Gatlinburg, TN. Worked great and was spot on with turns, exits, tunnels and propane warnings etc. Well worth what I paid.
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Old 06-23-2015, 11:42 AM   #4
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I purchased (and still love) the Garmin RV 760LMT. I did a review back when I first got it:


Garmin RV 760 LMT
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I have thought about a stand alone GPS but I am not sure what advantage they have VS Google maps on my Moto X.

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Old 06-23-2015, 12:37 PM   #6
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For the Garmin, it has the RV profile which means... it looks at the height of the rig and then matches that to bridges it can pass under. That would be the biggest difference in my opinion.
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I have thought about a stand alone GPS but I am not sure what advantage they have VS Google maps on my Moto X.

What happens when you loose cell signal Ford?
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X2 on the RV760LMT - GREAT GPS and the RV-specific apps are really nice to have - the GPS will warn you and route you around things like low bridges, switchbacks and weight limitations (Google maps...not so much)
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Rand McNally get pulled out from the back seat and I proceed.
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Rand McNally get pulled out from the back seat and I proceed.
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