It can be a bitter pill to swallow, but it's a price we'd gladly pay to make sure that we actually get where we're trying to go.
Of course, map updates usually aren't free, but nearly all of the major GPS device manufacturers are starting to offer devices with free lifetime map updates.
To get started, you will need the Uconnect system's Unit Idenfication (ID) number.
The images below illustrate the graphics found on a 2013 Uconnect 8.4N system.
By proceeding with the downloading and installation of this map ("Map"), you indicate your acceptance of this agreement.
If you do not agree to the terms of this End User License Agreement, you do not have the authority to use the Map.
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A software update may be required before you can upgrade the map on your vehicle's Uconnect system.
The process is similar for other Uconnect systems with Garmin navigation.
A GPS device is only as good as its maps, so you want to make sure that you have the newest, most accurate map data available before you hit the road.
The update is easy to do, but it has its own link, software and process.
This how-to shows you exactly where to link, and provides step-by-step Approach G5 Course View database update instructions.