Motorcycle and Car Mounts for Garmin Nuvi 2455LMT, 2455LT, 2475LT and 2495LMT GPS

This line of GPS models was introduced by Garmin in 2011.  These units are still in use several years later and we’re finding the GPS is outlasting the mounts, hence our article about mounting options for this series of popular devices.  All of these GPS models have a subscription to traffic alerts and two have a lifetime map subscription.  Devices like the Garmin Nuvi 2455LMT with an LMT or LM after the number have a lifetime map subscription and those that have an LT or LMT have a lifetime traffic subscription. If you have any of these units that have a traffic subscription, … Read more…

Garmin Nuvi 2595LMT, 2595LT and 2595LM Motorcycle and Car Mounts

This line of GPS models was introduced by Garmin in 2012.  The 2595 line of devices were introduced as an update to Garmin’s extremely successful 2555 lineup.  The difference between the two is that the 2595 has Bluetooth and voice recognition.  Nice features that result on the driver not having to manually interface with the GPS.  Devices like the Garmin Nuvi 2595LMT with an LMT or LM after the number have a lifetime map subscription and those that have an LT or LMT have a lifetime traffic subscription.  As far as I can tell though, only the 2595LMT was available in … Read more…

Garmin Nuvi 2555LMT, 2555LT and 2555LM Motorcycle and Car Mounts

This line of GPS models was introduced by Garmin in 2011.  These units are still in use several years later and we’re finding the GPS is outlasting the mounts, hence our article about mounting options for this series of popular devices.  Most of these GPS units have a lifetime subscription to map updates which means that your GPS won’t be outdated and you can defer purchase of a replacement for quite a while.  Devices like the Garmin Nuvi 2555LMT with an LMT or LM after the number have a lifetime map subscription and those that have an LT or LMT have … Read more…

Mounts for the Garmin Drive 50 and 60 2016 GPS Series

The Garmin Drive has put an end to the ten-year old Garmin Nuvi line of GPS units.  For 2016, the annual refresh of Garmin’s GPS has renamed the consumer GPS line to “Drive”.  So now you will see terms like Drive, DriveSmart, DriveAssist and Driveluxe.  Garmin Drive includes the basic maps of the US or Canada and you get to select the maps when you purchase the GPS.  If you buy it in the US, it’s more than likely to be the US map model.  If purchased in Canada, then it’s a good bet that Canada is also included, but check … Read more…

Garmin Nuvi 2539LMT, 2559LMT, 2589LMT, 2599LMTHD Motorcycle and Car Mounts

This line of GPS models was introduced by Garmin in 2015.  Featuring a 5-inch display with pinch to zoom similar to what is found on a smartphone.  All of these GPS units have a lifetime subscription to map updates and traffic.  The Garmin Nuvi 2539LMT is the base model with maps of North America and least expensive.   The Garmin Nuvi 2559LMT adds maps of Europe plus bluetooth capability.  The Garmin Nuvi 2589LMT has everything the 2559LMT has plus voice activated navigation.  Finally the Garmin Nuvi 2599LMTHD has everything just mentioned plus HD digital traffic which is useful if you … Read more…

Garmin Nuvi 2639LMT, 2689LMT, 2699LMTHD Motorcycle and Car Mounts

Garmin is going bigger.  This is a six inch line of moderately priced GPS models which carries a good amount of value.  All models have lifetime map and traffic subscriptions.  The Nuvi 2699LMTHD has HD traffic which uncovers more issues than the other two models.  All models feature a pinch to zoom option similar to what you have on a smartphone or tablet.  Some feature bluetooth: Nuvi 2639LMT – This is the lowest priced model of the trio.  This includes lifetime maps and a traffic subscription.  Integrated with Foursquare.  There is no Bluetooth. Nuvi 2689LMT – Same as the 2639LMT … Read more…