VIA 1435 screen calibration off! PLEASE HELP!


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I have read threads on how to recalibrate other models and they all say they have 4 sets of numbers Max X-axis Min X-axis Max Y-axis Min Y-axis. Problem I am having is mine has 7 sets of numbers in the touch screen calibration data! :( Looks like this 8239 -16 -1210560 -3 4885 -1394004 65536. I kind of understand the process to recalibrate with the 4 sets but when I saw this I just didn't know where to go from there! Can anyone help me recalibrate this model of Tom Tom? Thanks!
 
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canderson

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Unfortunately, there is no access to the file system of Nav3 or Nav4 units (your Via 1435 is a Nav3), so there's no way to create a file on the unit that modifies the screen calibration. Don't know of any other way to do it.
 
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So I am SOL if my screen calibration is off and basically I have a paper weight now. I mean I can get it to work but it is off pretty badly. I suppose I will have to get a new GPS. This is the 4th TT I have owned 3 of the same one which was replaced by TT when still under warranty. Unfortunately this one is out of warranty. May have to get another brand next time.
 

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No, you don't HAVE to bin it. You can also go out and procure a new screen/digitizer for it if it's that far out of whack. There are quite a few sources, many on eBay.
 
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Can you tell me exactly which screen I need so I don't get the wrong one?
 
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