Written by George

How do I put my TomTom in a car mount?

A car holder ensures that your TomTom is securely in place during your car trip. This makes navigation instructions easier and it is conducive to road safety. The key question is of course how to attach such a car holder and ensure that it remains in place during driving. In this article I explain how to fix your TomTom in a car holder.

Many different holders

There are many different TomTom navigation systems. There are also many different holders with which you can fix your TomTom in the car. In this article we discuss the containers with which the most recent models are equipped.

Fix the holder of your TomTom in the car

TomTom's latest navigation systems use two different systems for attaching your TomTom to your car holder. Your TomTom has a car holder with a magnet or with a click system. These systems both work slightly differently.

Fix the holder with a magnet holder

Many TomTom navigation systems are now equipped with a holder that has a magnet. By means of this magnet you easily attach your TomTom to the holder.

** Step 1 **

Pare your TomTom and the holder. The holder and suction cup are attached to each other.

** Step 2 **

On the bottom and back of your TomTom are the parts on which you attach the holder. There you will find spaces where you slide the brackets off your holder. These brackets are located at the bottom of the section that you confirm on your TomTom. At the top of the holder is the magnet and this magnet is placed on the back of your TomTom. Now attach your TomTom to the holder.

** Step 3 **

Confirm the suction cup of the holder on the car window or on the dashboard. A rotary knob is located above the suction cup. If you turn this knob clockwise, it sucks vacuum. This ensures that the holder is firmly secured. Make sure the suction cup is as clean as possible before you fix it in your car. When you attach the suction cup to your dashboard. Make sure you do this on the most even and straightforward part of the dashboard.

  • The TomTom Start 20 M Western Europe, TomTom GO 50 Europe, TomTom Via 62 Europe, TomTom GO 6200 World, TomTom GO 520 World and TomTom GO 620 World have a holder with a magnet. *

Fix the holder with the help of a click system

The other part of the more recent TomTom navigation systems is equipped with a holder with a click system.

** Step 1 **

Pack your TomTom and holder. The holder and suction cup are attached to each other.

** Step 2 **

The holder is attached to the back of your TomTom. This holder extends over the entire back of the TomTom's using this technique. The holder is placed vertically on your TomTom. At the bottom of the holder is the part that you click into the navigation system. First place the top of the holder on the TomTom and then the back and click the holder on your navigation system.

** Step 3 **

Confirm the suction cup of the holder on the car window or on the dashboard. A rotary knob is located above the suction cup. Turn this knob clockwise so that the suction cup sucks vacuum. This ensures that the holder is more firmly secured. Make sure the zuinap is clean before you fix it in the car.

  • The TomTom Start 52 Europe, TomTom Start 42 Europe, TomTom Via 52 Europe, TomTom Start 52 Western Europe and TomTom Start 42 Western Europe have a holder with a click system. *
Article by:
George Navigation System Expert.

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