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As a rookie GL owner and even more inexperienced GPS user, can someone explain "BaseCamp" or "Rubber Band Method" or the difference between a waypoint and a shaping point? I do use the GPS on the Gold Wing to get me from point A to point B. I have used the feature that can locate the nearest Honda Dealer, Gas Station, Restaurant, etc. The other day I removed the card from the GPS and put it in my laptop, went to the Honda Trip Planner and browsed around but didn't feel comfortable enough to really try and build a route for a trip. Any and all assistance is welcome.
 

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I do have a problem with the system shutting down completely shutting of while driving only 3-4 times since I had the bike I believe theres a recall on that have you had any such problems? good luck!
I have not had this issue. One other question, how do we get updates to the GPS? My Toyota Camry has a GPS and Toyota sent me a USB stick with updates when it was required. Have not heard or read that Honds Motorcycles get the same treatment. Just want to ensure I have the latest updates available.
 

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I haven't had any issues with my GPS like what is in that letter. I bought my GW in July of last year and also purchased a maintenance contract with the bike. It goes every 4 thousand miles for a service, I wonder if they are performing any updates when the bike is in? I certainly hope they are. Next service interval I will ask the service manager.
 
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