Normally when u install the firmware deletes everything you have on hdd, so i suppose now it acted as a repair only that managed to keep the v13 maps on the hdd. So I turned the key in the ignition and I got the familiar sound of a starter not having enough juice. After a dozen or so unsuccessful attempts, I started trawling the net for answers, only to end up more confused than ever. The Volkswagen navigation system depends upon signals from the worldwide Global Positioning Satellite network. Hi, Excellent post and instructions. Basically nothing worked properly unless the ignition was turned on and the engine was running approx 1000 rpm. It kept getting to about 95% and then restarting.
Maps tool can not find the iso image on the disc. You wondered why your music and navigation data did not survive the firmware upgrade process. Hi, hopefully anyone can help me with this. Complete detailed mapping of lanes, roads, streets, toll roads, highways, etc. I do not know for what reason, but after reinstalling the 5238 i had the v13 maps in full without having to do anything else. Please leave a comment if it did help.Next
I have rns2 dvd navigation c which i believe is for t5 but im using it with my touareg 05. Currently my unit is out of action, between firmware installations. So now I had the firmware all burnt and ready I was itching to give it a go… but wait! I decide that his knowledge was worth the cost to me. Since it had gotten to late I decided to give it another try the next day with the previous version 5269. Or stop by your local to order your map update.Next
I used google to search about that problem and it seem like i have not found any answer. But when I went to setup to see the map version there was none and was asking for maps dvd for the navigation. Any pointers in what im doing wrong? What I did I was install an older version of the firmware v. I guess the picture file was reloaded as a part of the upgrade. I bought a dvd off ebay v14 western europe. If I recall correctly far more than an hour. Next step is to check the hidden menu — I held down the setup button for about 10 seconds and sure enough it popped up.Next
In order for a navigation system to always provide the right route to a certain destination, the roadmaps need to be updated on a regular basis. Every year, thousands of miles of new roads are added to or updated on your mapping software. I have to update firmware because I have some problem with this version now. For those hooked on their navigation system, last year, Volkswagen Accessories also launched the iPod adapter which connects iPods with the latest generation of Volkswagen Genuine car radios or radio-navigation systems, which are then used for control or audio output. Thanks a lot for instructions. Having to update the maps can be expensive.Next
Compatability Hardware C3 to C12 can use firmware versions to 5238 Hardware C6 to C12 can use firmware versions to 5274. I bought firmware and a map upgrade on eBay, successfully installed the firmware, but found it impossible to load the maps. The process looks exactly as described above. Even entering your destination is easier with postcode searches enabled for most major areas. Otherwise my phone is doing a great job as my temporary sat Nav, probably heaps better than using a built in system but hey i gotta give it a chance. Some files will require a password to open them, see below for a list of possible passwords — if there are any that are not listed please send them to us. Then the system rebooted and I was curious if pressing the setup button for 10 sec would do anything.
A high-risk strategy, and I would only encourage you to take it if you are prepared to take the risk! Could you please verify this is what you had once you unpackaged your file? I don´t know what can i do with it. Volkswagen europe navigation olvael unlock vwmfd dvdeu. Please rely on your individual judgment in determining whether or not to follow a suggested navigation route. Keep on driving: Avoid traffic jams and road works in a single bound with the latest in dynamic route guidance. Do you have any suggestions please? Hi Paul, Many thanks for your great work. Which I did and lucky me it went through.Next
Check the upgrade was successful After my unit rebooted I was curious to see if my maps and music on the hard disk had survived the upgrade process. Otherwise I get a clamp state error. I installed everything as it says here , the software was able to upgrade now 5238 , I also upgraded the map but when I go to look at the folders writes that they are not? I downloaded the files using 7zip and I was able to unzipped the file. After recharging my battery everything seemed to be fine though. First of all thank you for your great instructions.Next