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Old 11-22-2006, 01:24 PM
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I have a 2003 F250 I live in memphis tn so my zone is 8. Everytime i set the compass by the next day it is out again. I have tried using zone 7 and 9 with no luck. has anyone else had this problem and if so how and could it be fixed?
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Old 11-25-2006, 11:11 PM
 
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how are you recallibrating it? all you have to is drive around in circles until the compassreads. i am assuming that you are talking about the compass in your overhead console.
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Old 11-30-2006, 06:10 PM
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thats the one i have done everything drive in circles, slow fast figure eights, in a parking lot in a field everything off, different zones you name it i have tried it. it will calibrate and be good for a day and the next time i get in and drive it will be blank ans say cal?
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Old 12-01-2006, 04:03 AM
 
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I dont put stock in anything that overhead thingy reads...compass or miles you have untill you go empty.....The compass got me Lost and I ran out of gas..........
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