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    help
    a mate give me his tomtom
    i think he wants to use it in new zealand
    i went to tom tom site
    says $85 or so for nz maps
    is this how to do it or is there a sneaky cheaper version?
    why do we need the NBN ? because the copper network is constipated & needs fibre



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    Newer tomtoms now have free maps for NZ /SE Asia and Aus plus 'lifetime updates'


    Just a thought as it's not much dearer than the ripoff $85 they want to upgrade an older model

    To do the sneaky way would probably depend of which model he has....I know my older Via 220 with "lifetime maps" was recently classed by tomtom as having reached it's life's end. Apparently tomtom have a very loose definition of 'lifetime'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Philquad View Post
    a mate give me his tomtom
    is there a sneaky cheaper version?
    Download TomTom Go Mobile for iPhone or iPad - It's free and so are maps.
    It's free to use for driving up to 75km per month.

    If you want to pay a subscription:
    1 Month Unlimited Navigation $8.99
    1 Year Unlimited Navigation $27.99


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    after updating & all that it say, too old, go buy a new 1
    he can do that

    i will suggest that he can do the iphone thing too, thanks guys
    why do we need the NBN ? because the copper network is constipated & needs fibre

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    What is the model of TomTom?

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    I just updated my Via 220 to the latest oz map and also got the message saying that my lifetime subscription has reached its use by date, hmm lifetime has the same meaning as Unlimited that ISP use.
    Ill never buy another tomtom, ill use my phone and all the free software that's out there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by iannic52 View Post
    What is the model of TomTom?
    its a tom one ? so it says
    he can buy a new 1, im over it lol
    why do we need the NBN ? because the copper network is constipated & needs fibre

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