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just to say hello from proud cherokee limited owner, so far happy with it. only have a quick question. is ther a program which has to be run to update nav system , as keep saying has to make corrections do to traffic conditions, where as there was no traffic condition which would warrent this. why?

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If I interpreted that correctly, sometimes the NAV system does an automatic update as long as you let it load when you turn on your jeep. Sometimes you can freak it out if you press all kinds of buttons on the screen while the navvy is loading.

The nav is updated through the same satellites it uses to get your positioning, so it usually does this when necessary without you manually trying anything.

However, I have had my navvy seem to get frozen once in a while and it seems to get stuck loading a route/directions. Usually the quick fix is to pull over. Turn off engine for a few minutes, then turn on the engine and try again.

Also, I may be dancing around your question a little bit but with regards to traffic condition updates, it similarly updates your directions while in route automatically. (I got annoyed with the nav lady's voice so I tuend it off.)

Wherever you are, your GPS pulls information from traffic news sources about congestion, accidents, construction, etc. I always found that the construction one was super hepful. Sometimes though, you may get delays in your information which causes your GPS to try and plan a new route when there is no traffic ahead of you. This is minimal and shouldn't ever be a problem.
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