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    i W ARNINGS & NOTIFICA TIONS THE GPS301 IS A GPS RECEIVER ONL Y & HA S NO RAD AR DETECTION CAP ABILITIES IT IS LEG AL TO USE THIS UNIT IN ANY AUSTRALIAN S T A T EO RN Z OPERA TION NOTICE OF GPS GPS signal reception can be affected by the location of satellites, tall buildings, tunnels, bridges, etc. If the GPS301 is not receiving a signal, [...]

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    ii INST ALLA TION a. Avoid any position which may obstruct the deployment of any air bags or obstruct the drivers view . Place your GPS301 in a position where it has a good view of the sky above. Generally , the best location is in the centre bottom of the windscreen, which allows easy access to controls & view of the display . ! ! ! Guide Quic[...]

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    INST ALLA TION b. i) Find the main unit and mounting bracket (with suction cups) in the main box/package. ii) The metal portion of the bracket locks into the top plastic portion of main unit. Press the release button and slide the bracket into place iii) Bend the angled portion of the windshield mounting bracket so that the GPS301 is parallel to th[...]

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    INITIAL POWER ON DISPLAY GPS SPEED ACCURA CY w hen the power is turned on for the first time only , the unit may take up to 5 minutes to establish a satellite lock. During this period the unit must remain on. Future P ower On should only take a few moments. Generally the GPS Speed Display is more accurate than a car speedometer although reacts slow[...]

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    1 C ONTENTS W arnings & Notifications...........................................................................i Quick Start Guide.....................................................................................ii Contents..................................................................................................1 F eature Highlights[...]

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    2 FEA TURE HIGHLIGHTS EARL Y WARNING SAFETY SYSTEM - NA TIONWIDE COVERAGE GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM (GPS) TECHNOLOGY TRIP COMPUTER ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! 3 Stage visual and audible warning system to maximise safety Speed Camera warning Red Light Camera warning Black Spot warning Over speed alert Audible warning Distance to warning locati[...]

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    3 CONTROLS AND FUNCTIONS LEFT SIDE VIEW FRONT VIEW TOP VIEW (Example Display Shown) 1 Serial P ort 2 12 volt P ower Socket 3 ON / OFF V olume Control 4 Speaker 5 Satellite Status LED 6 Alert Status LED 7 8 Character LED Display 8 W indshield Clip Socket 9 W indshield Clip release 10 button 11 button 12 button 13 button (Name tag - Left) 14 / Cancel[...]

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    4 3 ST A GE SAFETY ALERTS Y our GPS301 has a pre-programmed memor y that will alert you to any speed camera, red light camera or black spot you are approaching. Example Level 1 Alert @ approx 800m Green Alert LED or scrolls on display No audible alert. Level 2 Alert @ approx 400m Y ellow Alert LED Scrolling text Distance to Camera Direction to Came[...]

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    5 OPERA TION - MAIN MENU Key Layout F or General Operation Example: Speed Display; (Compass heading, speed) Display Key - F rom any Menu you may return to the start display by pressing or press to return to the previous menu. LR MENU /CANCEL SELECT NAVI DISPLAY SCROLL Mark Loc Speeds NE 0 Navigate Position Options MENU PRESS SELECT PRESS Mark Locat[...]

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    6 MARK LOCA TION QUICK ACCESS LOCA TION Mark location is used to store in memor y your current location, which may be used in future as a point to navigate to. The Quick Access Locations are to mark your or locations. 1. Drive to a location you wish to mark and stop the vehicle. 2. Press 3. Scroll to and press . Scroll to the desired Quick Access L[...]

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    7 MARK LOCA TION USER LOCA TIONS WITH NAME T AG User locations are used to store into memor y your current location, which may be used in future to navigate back to. Y ou may name each individual location. 1. Drive to a location you wish to mark as a user point and stop the vehicle. 2. Press 3. Scroll to and press 4. Scroll to Press MENU. SELECT . [...]

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    MARK LOCA TION SELECT . DISPLAY NAVI SELECT SELECT 5. Scroll to and press 6. Y ou are now at the naming stage. Use Scroll to find desired letter . Press button to move one character space to the right or press button to move one character space to the left. When satisfied with the name move to the next step. 7. Press and you will be prompted with .[...]

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    9 MARK LOCA TION ALERT POINT An alert point is a location you wish to store where a new Speed Camera, Red Light Camera or Black Spot has appeared which is currently not in the GPS301's memor y . 1. Stop as close as safely practical to the alert location. 2. Press 3. Scroll to . Press 4. Scroll to . Press 5. Scroll to and press . 6. Y ou can no[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS 10 MARK LOCA TION EDIT NAME DELETE: USER POINTS Y ou may edit the names of previously stored user points. 1. Press 2. Scroll to and press 3. Scroll to and press 4. Scroll to the desired name and press Y ou can now edit the name of your user point using and buttons and scroll. 5. Press and press again to confirm. Y ou may delet[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS 11 MARK LOCA TION DELETE: ALERT POINTS 3. Scroll to , press SELECT . 4. Scroll to the name or . Press SELECT . 5. Press SELECT to confirm delete. Delete Del All This feature allows you to delete an alert point currently stored in your GPS301's memor y . This includes alert points you have stored or pre-installed alert poi[...]

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    NAVIG A TION The navigation feature allows you to select a desired point to navigate to. The point (location) can be a pre-installed city or suburb, quick access location, user point or pre-installed P oint of interest. P .O .I. (Point of Interest)locations are currently unavailable but may be available in future updates. When navigating to a locat[...]

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    NAVIG A TION NAVIG ATE TO CITY OR SUBURB Y ou may select a city or suburb to navigate to. Y our GPS301 contains an extensive list of cities and suburbs in Australia and NZ for you to choose from. 1. Press NA VI to navigation menu. 2. Scroll to , Press SELECT . 3. Scroll to desired state. Press SELECT , Scroll to desired City and press SELECT (Press[...]

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    14 NAVIG A TION NAVIG ATE TO POINT OF INTEREST (POI) EXIT NAVIG ATE Y ou may select a point of interest group which will then allow you to navigate to the nearest location for that point of interest group. 1. Press NA VI. Scroll to , press 2. Scroll to desired POI, Press appears and navigation mode begins. 1. T o exit from navigate mode press 2. Sc[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS OPERA TION FLOW SPEEDS The speed feature allows you to view your average, maximum speeds for a journey . Y ou may reset the speed (trip computer) records to start a new journey . 1. Press 2. Scroll to and press 3. The displays for are as follows: Example: Average Speed 75km Max Speed 124km Y ou can view your longitude, latitud[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS OPTIONS The options feature gives you access to the following sections. Options 16 MENU Black Sp Speed Al SELECT Speed Ca Red Ligh POI Volu Download Speed Al Dimmer Baud Rat Units SELECT PRESS POI V olume Speed Camera V olume Red Light Camera V olume Black Spot V olume Speed Alert V olume Speed Alert Km Dimmer Baud Rate Units [...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS Options MENU SELECT OPERA TION FLOW PRESS MENU SELECT Options Black Sp SELECT OPTIONS ALERT VOL UMES SPEED ALERT The alert volumes can be turned or 1. Press 2. Scroll to and press 3. Scroll to desired Alert. Press 3. Scroll to desired volume and press , 4. appears to confirm. On,Quiet Off. Options Selected MENU. SELECT . SELEC[...]

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    OPTIONS DIMMER BAUD RA TE Y ou can select the brightness of the LED display (MID, HIGH or LOW) for you enter the Options-Dimmer menu. As a SHORTCUT , do the following: Press and buttons at the same time to rotate through the 3 dimmer states. Release the buttons when at the desired state. NAVI DISPLAY The Baud rate selection allows you to choose a s[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS OPTIONS UNITS The Unit Selection allows you to set either metric or imperial for speed and distance displays. 1. Press 2. Scroll to and press 3. Scroll to and press 4. Scroll to the desired unit selection. 5. Press to confirm. MENU. SELECT SELECT . SELECT Options Units Options MENU SELECT Units 19 SELECT Metric SELECT[...]

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    OPERA TION FLOW PRESS OPTIONS DOWNLOADS Y ou must select this mode when the unit is connected via the serial cable to a PC or Laptop for downloading updates. The AC adaptor is used to power the GPS301 in a house when connected to a PC for downloading updates. - P entium II equivalent or higher - Operating System: Win98 second edition, Win2000 1. Co[...]

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    SELECT . SELECT . OPTIONS 3. T urn on your GPS301. 4. Press MENU. 5.. Scroll to and press 6. Scroll to and pres 1. Double click on the file Uniden GPS Uploader.exe. If an error message is displayed when you double click on Uniden GPS Uploader .exe then please check the serial cable connection and PC internet connection. 2. Check the next screen of [...]

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    23 OPTIONS GPS RESET Y ou may reset the GPS Receiver if you have moved countries or traveled a long distance without the GPS 301 switched on. 1. Press 2. Scroll to options and press 3. Scroll to GPS Reset and Press Press again to confirm. The GPS Receiver will be reset and may take several minutes to obtain a satellite lock GPS - NMEA V er 3.01Data[...]

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    TROUBLESHOOTING If your GPS301 does not perform to your expectations, tr y the suggestions listed below . Unit does not operate: W eak detection. Beeps over bumps or rough road. The unit bounces against the windshield. Searching for Satellite. ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Check the power cord. Be sure the connectors are properly installed. Be [...]

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