Honda GPS


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Big Red Bertha
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Honda GPS

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I have tried downloading a route to my Honda GPS. I get the route downloaded, set destination and select go. The route starts calculating on the map screen and shows the proper address I want to go to. The problem is an old route shows up on the map display. I have tried clearing guidance and deleting routes, but this one old route keeps showing on the map display. What am I missing. Thanks for your help.



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The problem I’ve had with this is the way the onboard system works versus the route we’ve planned. The onboard system has two choices for getting to a destination or waypoint. The shortest or the quickest. Neither of those might be what I had thought I planned in the trip planner route.

To overcome this I will sometimes add more waypoints than necessary to force it to go the route I want.
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