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Forum: Glass Cockpit Today, 08:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 88
Posted By g3xpert
GDU 450 Screenshot

Hi Eric,

Here is an example of the moving map page on a GDU 450, with no EIS gauges....
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 09-26-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By g3xpert
Exclamation Avionics Installation for Experimental Aircraft Course - October 26-28, 2022

Greetings VAF!

Once again the Aircraft Electronics Association will be hosting an Avionics Installation for Experimental Aircraft Course on October 26-28, 2022. The class will take place at the AEA...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-25-2022, 08:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,062
Posted By g3xpert
Software Revision

Thanks for the update everybody, glad everything is back up and running.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: RV Ongoing Maintenance Issues 09-23-2022, 02:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,509
Posted By g3xpert
Autopilot Anomaly

Hi Ron,

I think we will find the resolution to this one in the configuration/installation of the system. We have one log from your aircraft from a few months ago, with just a short period of...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-18-2022, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By g3xpert
AHRS CAS Message

Good Evening,

If you had an SD card in the display during the flight, you should have a flight data log from the flight saved to the card. Please email that file to us at G3Xpert@Garmin.com and we...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-18-2022, 07:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,062
Posted By g3xpert
We plan to have an update available this coming...

We plan to have an update available this coming week.



Hi Dave,

I apologize for the confusion, we have a large front line support structure, and they may not have been clear on the issues...
Forum: GPS 09-16-2022, 08:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 236
Posted By g3xpert
Aera 796 Flight Plan Sharing

Good Morning,

Your GPSMAP 796 will work just fine for this purpose. Make sure your 796 software is up to date (latest version is 5.60), and you can easily send flight plans back and forth to the GNC...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-14-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 387
Posted By g3xpert
Discrete Input Parameters

Hi Mike,

Do you possibly have your discrete input on the G3X set to Active Low? 2.9v would be set as active, if the G3X input were set to Active Low. If set to Active High, 2.9v would be determined...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2022, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,168
Posted By g3xpert
GPT Sensor Support

Good Afternoon,

SW v9.01 was a maintenance update, released to support new pressure sensors, as part of our ongoing efforts to deal with supply chain constraints.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2022, 02:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 641
Posted By g3xpert
Configuration Mode Guidance

Good Afternoon,

If you are pressing the MENU button, then you should not be getting this prompt. Please reach out to us at 1-866-854-8433 and we can assist you directly. We apologize for the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2022, 02:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 885
Posted By g3xpert
GDU Audio Quality

Hi Randy,

Give us a call and we can help you exchange your display to resolve this problem. 1-866-854-8433.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-13-2022, 01:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,062
Posted By g3xpert
GDL Software Update

Good Afternoon,

There is an error in the GDL software update that was included in this Aera software update, that is causing this to happen. We retracted the software download from our servers, and...
Forum: Autopilots 09-09-2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 282
Posted By g3xpert
GSA 28 Part Numbers

Good Morning,

These are the same part number from a fit/form/function perpsective, the part number break is indicative of a component re-work that was required as we continue to work through supply...
Forum: GPS 09-09-2022, 08:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,117
Posted By g3xpert
Software Update 9-9-2022

Good Morning,

We released Aera 760 software 2.62 and Aera 660 software 3.82 today, alongside GDL 5x software 2.19, to address this issue. We recommend downloading these updates as soon as practical...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-08-2022, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,314
Posted By g3xpert
SXM Data

Good Afternoon Tim,

If you upgrade to a GDU 460, you can interface your existing TIS-A traffic source to the display, just the same as you have with your GDU 370. It sounds like you may have SXM...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-06-2022, 08:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,096
Posted By g3xpert
G5 Exchange

Good Morning Dan,

If you are in Europe, you will want to contact Avionics.Europe@Garmin.com. Otherwise shoot us an email at G3Xpert@Garmin.com and we can get you heading in the right direction. Let...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-03-2022, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 342
Posted By g3xpert
Denis, Great observation, but there is no need...

Denis,

Great observation, but there is no need for concern here; the GSA 28 that you received is using the correct software version.

Our software download...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-03-2022, 08:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,096
Posted By g3xpert
Good morning Thunder669, If you confirmed your...

Good morning Thunder669,
If you confirmed your Serial Number was on the affected list (https://support.garmin.com/en-US/aviation/faq/3PZHfyHuHk4mBgBhsEMZN9/), it sounds like there may have been a...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 09-01-2022, 08:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,314
Posted By g3xpert
Yes, the GDU370/375 flight displays are still...

Yes, the GDU370/375 flight displays are still supported. There is not an 'end date' for that service.
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-31-2022, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,314
Posted By g3xpert
A couple noted benefits: - Updated hardware,...

A couple noted benefits:

- Updated hardware, better screen, more processing power, faster operation.
- Flight plan transfers to and from mobile devices via Bluetooth. Please note that Apple...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-31-2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,314
Posted By g3xpert
Also for additional information regarding this...

Also for additional information regarding this quick and easy upgrade, Section 37.2.1.5 of the current (Rev AP) G3X Touch Installation Manual (https://static.garmin.com/pumac/190-01115-01_ap.pdf) has...
Forum: GPS 08-29-2022, 02:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,117
Posted By g3xpert
TFR Data

Hi Nick,

Funny you mention this, we have a software build in process right now that incorporates the fix to this problem. This will be rolled out shortly and available for download directly. For the...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-29-2022, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,796
Posted By g3xpert
CWS Input

To activate Control Wheel Steering, you press and hold the AP Disconnect/CWS button. A momentary press of the AP Disconnect/CWS button disengages the autopilot.

Pin 15 on the J281 connector of the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-25-2022, 07:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By g3xpert
G3X Touch Software Update

9.0 is the current software load, it has been quite a while!

We'll be making 9.10 available for download fairly soon, with another planned to follow before the end of the year.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-24-2022, 03:12 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By g3xpert
G3X Software Load

Good Afternoon,

There is one intermediate software load for G3X systems. If below software version 8.0, you must first load version 8.0, before upgrading to any later version. I apologize this was...
Forum: COMM 08-24-2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,483
Posted By g3xpert
GTR Receiver Audio Out

Yes, we just released this software a few days ago, it will be included in the next G3X Touch software release as well.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-21-2022, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,116
Posted By g3xpert
GPS 175 Installation

We can only offer so much guidance on the physical installation of the unit itself in the instrument panel, but we are happy to assist in the wiring and configuration that would be required to power...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-16-2022, 09:41 AM
Replies: 484
Views: 194,292
Posted By g3xpert
VNAV Enable/Disable

Mehrdad,

No change here. You likely have VNAV enabled on your GTN 650 Xi, and did not on the GTN 650. It has always worked like this. If VNAV is enabled on the external navigator, that is where you...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-16-2022, 08:24 AM
Replies: 484
Views: 194,292
Posted By g3xpert
VNAV Descent Legs

Mehrdad,

If you are following an internal flight plan, you will program VNAV descent legs on the G3X Touch.

If you are following an external flight plan, and your external navigator is a GTN with...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-15-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,061
Posted By g3xpert
GADM

There are only a few requirements you would need to succesfully run the Garmin Aviation Database Manager:


Windows 10 or higher
Microsoft .NET 4 (included)
1 GB RAM


Does you computer meet these?
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 08-13-2022, 09:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 555
Posted By g3xpert
Configuration File

There is a configuration file that is custom built for Vans for this aircraft, it does specify several EIS gauge parameters, including Oil pressure. Do you know if this aircraft has the most up to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-12-2022, 08:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 721
Posted By g3xpert
New Display Equipment

Good Morning,

If you have the panel space, a second G3X Touch screen is an option for you. This will provide you with the increased screen real estate you are looking for, at a significantly lower...
Forum: GPS 08-12-2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 554
Posted By g3xpert
NAV Data Update

Good Morning,

The navigation database updates are available 7 days prior to the active date. As soon as the equipment recognizes the active date via valid GPS fix, the databases will transition to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-10-2022, 08:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 385
Posted By g3xpert
GAD Cockpit Lighting

Good Morning,

The DC Lighting outputs of the GAD 27 are what are used to control the brightness of your G3X Touch display. A variable DC voltage (output voltage to the G3X Touch is based on the...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-08-2022, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,383
Posted By g3xpert
LRU Failure Scenarios

Ed,

Good thoughts here, a few points that may be helpful included below.



This is true of a GMU 22 magnetometer, as it is connected directly to the ADAHRS. The GMU 11 is advantageous in this...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 08-05-2022, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 858
Posted By g3xpert
G3X Touch FDL

Morning Ron,

If you have a Flight Data Log from this flight, email it to us and we can help unpack what is going on using the autopilot torque and command values logged in the file. Send the FDL to...
Forum: GPS 08-03-2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By g3xpert
GPSMAP 396 Software Update

Good Afternoon,

This can be caused by an operating system incompatibility, does the PC you are using meet the minimum requirements listed?

Have you reached out to our Pilot Operation's group to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2022, 07:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 811
Posted By g3xpert
AP Servo Torque

Hey Bobby,

Yes it is very possible that you're roll servo torque is just a tad low. You can raise the servo torque for the roll axis, but you will want to do some on ground testing just to ensure...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-19-2022, 07:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 811
Posted By g3xpert
SD Card Logging

Like Steve mentioned drop us a 1hz Flight Data Log to G3Xpert@Garmin.com. These are generated as long as an SD card is in your display during the flight. If you didn't have an SD card in the display...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-18-2022, 02:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By g3xpert
GTN COM Assignment

Dave,

Please feel free to reach out to us directly at G3Xpert@Garmin.com if you are unable to track down the culprit, we are happy to walk through the troubleshooting process with ...
Forum: RV-12/RV-12iS 07-18-2022, 02:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 894
Posted By g3xpert
G3X Touch Autopilot Configuration

As mentioned, Vans does provide configuration files which you can load directly to your system via SD card. If you have any questions about getting your system set up please feel free to reach out to...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-14-2022, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By g3xpert
Video Input

In addition to the dedicated MFD page, you can touch anywhere on the HSI to toggle the inset window assignments. It is pretty readily accessible, 2 touches.

Let us know if you have any other...
Forum: RV-10 07-14-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By g3xpert
GSA 28 Installation Location

Good Morning,

We provide detailed drawings for the installation of the pitch servo in the RV10 airframe. Check out pages 18-39 and 18-40 of the G3X Touch Installation Manual...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-11-2022, 11:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 830
Posted By g3xpert
COM Radio Assignment

Good Morning,

Boot your system up into configuration mode, and touch the tile titled COM. Do you have the GTN assigned as COM1 here (it will be identified by the serial port the GTN's MAPMX line is...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-08-2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,501
Posted By g3xpert
ARINV 429 Data

As others have suggested, there may be a problem with the ARINC 429 lines. A GAD 29 must be installed between the GNS 430(W) and the G5 to facilitate this. It may be that you have the serial datapath...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-07-2022, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By g3xpert
The live OSH seminars will not be...

The live OSH seminars will not be recorded/posted. However Garmin Aviation Training's YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/garminaviation/videos) continues to be populated with these type...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 07-06-2022, 10:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By g3xpert
Exclamation Garmin at EAA AirVenture 2022 - Seminar Schedule

Greetings VAF!,

It's hard to believe that OSH is just over 2 weeks away! I wanted to post a link to the full seminar schedule (https://www.garmin.com/en-US/airventure2022/schedule/monday/) that...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 07-05-2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,239
Posted By g3xpert
Video Input

Good Afternoon,

The GDU 4XX supports the following composite video input formats:

• NTSC “National Television Standards Committee” (J,M,4.43)
• PAL “Phase Alternating Line” (B,D,G,H,I,M,N,Nc,60)
•...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-24-2022, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By g3xpert
G5 Magnetic Heading

The magnetometer provides information about the magnetic field in the immediate area surrounding the aircraft, which it supplies via CAN to the rest of the system. Each G5 then uses that data to...
Forum: ADS-B 06-23-2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,069
Posted By g3xpert
GTX PAlt

Was the GTX PC tool ever connected to this transponder?

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-22-2022, 07:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,946
Posted By g3xpert
Vertical Track Audible

In addition, we worked a vertical track aural alert into the latest G3X Touch software revision we are working on. When that version is released, you will have an audible callout prior to TOD, as...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2022, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,511
Posted By g3xpert
GTX Model List

Similar to the updates we offer for our certified Navigators, the Service Bulletin document we release alongside our transponder software update includes information related to the currently...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2022, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By g3xpert
Trim Motor Voltage

Hi Konstantin,

If you are using a 12V DC Trim motor, you cannot provide 28V to the GSA 28. When autotrim is in use, the GSA 28 is providing voltage to the trim motor directly, so the power input for...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2022, 08:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 764
Posted By g3xpert
GNC 355 ILS Approach

Good Morning Carl,

You can load an ILS/LOC approach on the GNC 355, which provides GPS guidance for monitoring purposes only.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,511
Posted By g3xpert
GTX Software Update File

That file is in the folder, that you can download at this link (https://www8.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=15964).

Let us know if you have any other questions.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-20-2022, 08:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,511
Posted By g3xpert
Oshkosh XPDR Updates

Hi Charlie,

Yes, we will be updating transponders in our booth at Oshkosh this year. Feel free to drop by!

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: ADS-B 06-16-2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,069
Posted By g3xpert
XPDR Configuration

Steve is correct. Remote control of the transponder and pressure altitude data are included on the serial connection between the transponder (port 1) and the GSU 25 (port 3). These ports are hard...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-16-2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,946
Posted By g3xpert
500 Callout Volume

As mentioned, check the Sound configuration menu, in config mode. You can test the audio output levels there. Also, if you haven't already, update your displays to G3X Touch Software level 9.00,...
Forum: COMM 06-14-2022, 07:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,337
Posted By g3xpert
COM SWAP Discrete Input

Hi Tommy,

Do you have a switch wired up for COM SWAP (Pin 20 on P2402)? You would see this behavior if that input was stuck in the active state. If there is a pin assigned there, you could extract...
Forum: RV General Discussion/News 06-08-2022, 11:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By g3xpert
GPS 175 Installation Manual

Hey Doug,

Shoot us an email at G3Xpert@Garmin.com and we can provide a copy of the latest revision of this manual for you.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-08-2022, 08:33 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,511
Posted By g3xpert
Garmin GTX Transponder Software Updates for Experimental Owners

Good Afternoon,

It has often been requested that we make software updates available for owners and operators of Experimental aircraft who have our transponders installed in their aircraft. We are...
Forum: Glass Cockpit 06-03-2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,543
Posted By g3xpert
Several of the traditionally panel mounted items...

Several of the traditionally panel mounted items can be remote mounted and controlled through the display as you mention


Transponder (GTX 35R or 45R)
COM Radio (GTR 20)
Audio Panel (GMA 245R)
...
Forum: Autopilots 06-02-2022, 10:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By g3xpert
GSA 28 Weight

For reference, Garmin GSA 28 Autopilot servos weigh 1.40 pounds each.

Thanks,

Justin
Forum: Glass Cockpit 05-31-2022, 12:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,139
Posted By g3xpert
G5 Service

We identified a problem with the hardware, that was causing the battery to discharge, and we have a fix available for it.

It is definitely more of a hassle to deal with in a certified aircraft,...
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