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User Guide for the Nokia Wireless GPS
Module (LD-1W)
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  • Page 1 User Guide for the Nokia Wireless GPS Module (LD-1W) 9236274 Issue 1...
  • Page 2 Nokia reserves the right to revise this document or withdraw it at any time without prior notice.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Pair the GPS module with a compatible phone ... 13 Use the GPS module with several paired phones ... 13 Disconnect the GPS module... 14 Check the GPS module status in the night mode ... 14 Reset the GPS module... 14 External antenna ... 15 Troubleshooting ...
  • Page 4: For Your Safety

    Use only approved batteries and chargers. Do not connect incompatible products. CONNECTING TO OTHER DEVICES When connecting to any other device, read its user guide for detailed safety instructions. Do not connect incompatible products. QUALIFIED SERVICE Only qualified personnel may repair this device. Copyright © 2004 Nokia. All rights reserved.
  • Page 5: Introduction

    In optimal conditions, the accuracy may be within a few meters. The antenna of the GPS module is located under the Nokia logo, and it should face upwards. Some car windshields and windows may contain metal, which may block or weaken the satellite signals.
  • Page 6 GPS signals. Therefore, GPS should not be used for precise location measurement, and you should never rely solely on location data from the GPS receiver. This GPS receiver does not support location of the phone by emergency operators.
  • Page 7: Get Started

    • Charge the battery of the GPS module fully. • Pair the compatible phone with the GPS module. Some Nokia phone models, such as the Nokia 9500 Communicator, have a location privacy setting. To provide GPS location data to software applications, →...
  • Page 8: Batteries And Chargers

    GPS module: AC-1, ACP-8, ACP- 9, ACP-12, LCH-8, LCH-9, LCH-12. Warning! Use only batteries and chargers approved by Nokia for use with this particular device. The use of any other types will invalidate any approval or warranty, and may be dangerous.
  • Page 9: Install The Battery

    When you disconnect the power cord of any enhancement, grasp and pull the plug, not the cord. Install the battery 1. To open the back cover of the GPS module, press the release button (1), and slide the cover away from the device (2). 2. Insert the battery (3).
  • Page 10: Charge The Battery

    Disconnect the charger from the power outlet and the GPS module. When the battery is running out of power, the red indicator light on the GPS module starts blinking every 15 seconds. Recharge the battery.
  • Page 11: Protective Case

    Protective case Place the GPS module in the protective case with the Nokia logo facing upwards. This helps protect the GPS module from accidental knocks, dust, and splashes of water. To carry the GPS module around your neck, fasten the neck strap to the protective case as shown in the following picture: Copyright ©...
  • Page 12: Basic Use

    Never rely solely on the cartography provided for use with this device. The use of this GPS module requires your mobile phone to be switched on. Do not switch on your mobile phone where it may cause interference or danger.
  • Page 13: Bluetooth Connection Passcode

    2. Switch Bluetooth on, and set the phone to search for Bluetooth devices as instructed in the user guide of the phone. 3. Select the GPS module (Nokia LD-1W) from the list of found devices. 4. Enter the Bluetooth passcode 0000 to pair the GPS module with the phone.
  • Page 14: Disconnect The Gps Module

    In some applications, you can set the GPS module into the night mode from the mobile phone. In the night mode, the indicator lights are only lit if the GPS module cannot determine its position, or the Bluetooth connection is lost.
  • Page 15: External Antenna

    • Make sure the GPS module is switched on and paired with a compatible phone. • Make sure you ended the previous Bluetooth connection from the phone. • Check that the GPS module is within 10 meters of the phone and that there are no obstructions or electronic devices between the two.
  • Page 16: Battery Information

    4. Battery information Your Nokia Wireless GPS Module is powered by a rechargeable battery. The full performance of a new battery is achieved only after two or three complete charge and discharge cycles. The battery can be charged and discharged hundreds of times, but it will eventually wear out.
  • Page 17 Battery performance is particularly limited in temperatures well below freezing. Do not dispose of batteries in a fire! Dispose of batteries according to local regulations. Please recycle when possible. Do not dispose as household waste. Copyright © 2004 Nokia. All rights reserved.
  • Page 18: Care And Maintenance

    Care and maintenance Your Nokia Wireless GPS Module is a product of superior design and craftsmanship and should be treated with care. The suggestions below will help you protect any warranty coverage: • Do not use or store the GPS module in dusty, dirty areas. Its moving parts and electronic components can be damaged.