Garmin is the world-wide leader in solutions of global portable and manufacturing navigation of moving body, positioning systems GPS for automotion, nautical, fitness, outdoor and aviation. Founded by Gary Burrell and the Dr. Min Kao, Garmin is based on the principles of innovation, practicidad, added value, optimal results and service. At present, Garmin has an ample product range and has distributors or own representation in practically each country of the world. The extensive presence at world-wide level is one of the main reasons for which Garmin is proud of being world-wide supplier in portable positioning systems, having distributed from its origins and until the end of 2007 more than 31 million equipment with GPS and types.

One of the keys of the success of Garmin has been and will be the investment in R+D, besides the product development innovating for markets very different and the commitment to offer an after-sales service of quality. Garmin designs each of its products always thinking about the client and his needs. To avoid stress to sail or to travel to unknown places begins to have an intuitive option, fellow traveller who includes menus easy to use logics and application. A service for the Garmin users is verifying certain types and devices GPS voluntarily nvi that contains a specific battery that has been made by a supplier within a rank of code limited between dates. Garmin has identified possible problems of overheat when the mentioned ones batteries are used with certain models of Garmin nvi designed with specific printed circuits (PCB). It seems that the interaction of both elements can, in rare circumstances, to increase the possibility of an overheat, that it can lead to a fire risk.

Although there have been wounded nor important material damages no caused by this problem, Garmin has taken this measurement from anticipated caution. The call includes small subgroups of the following numbers of model: nvi 200W, 250W, and 260Wnvi 7xx (where XX are number of two digits) You can determine the number of model nvi watching the label in the later part or inferior of the unit nvi. In order to verify if his is including in the call, he puts the serial number of his navigator GPS in the appropriate space of the situated official. Original author and source of the article