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Problems with RNS E - says I'm in a different location

Discussion in 'Satellite Navigation' started by audi58, Mar 27, 2010.

  1. audi58
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    Hello,

    I retrofitted a RNS E to my A3 Sportback last week, and I love it!

    I have placed the GPS antenna on top of my glovebox and the satnav always thinks I'm about 50 meters to the left all the time!

    It's so annoying and sometimes thinks I'm on different roads if the roads are close together.

    Is there a fix for this?

    Any help would be appreciated!

    Thanks
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    How many satelites are you picking up?

    Press NavInfo and find out how many you are receiving.
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    ummm... it varies but usually about 5-6
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    5-6 is plenty, I would just give it a run and let it calibrate
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    [Mar 27, 2010]
    Okay, thanks.

    To be honest, I haven't used it much since fitting it so you're probably right.

    Thanks
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    Yeah I had that problem for about a week.

    Needs to settle in and calibrate.
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    [Apr 7, 2010]
    A Week!!!! it should only take a few miles.
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