ecoRoute on garmin devices

How to use ecoRoute on garmin devices. You can download ecoRoute using WebUpdater on your garmin devices. WebUpdater can be downloaded and installed at garmin site. After you have installed WebUpdater:

 

To set up your vehicle profile:

 

  1. Touch Tools (Touch Apps on some devices)
  2. Touch ecoRoute
  3. Touch OK when the ‘No car profile found' message appears
  4. Select your vehicle's Fuel Type and Touch Next
  5. Enter the fuel price in dollars per gallon and Touch Next
  6. Enter your vehicle's city fuel economy and Touch Next
  7. Enter your vehicle's highway fuel economy and Touch Done

Then the vehicle profile has now been created. With a completed vehicle profile, you may adjust your device's route preferences so that it calculates routes that use less fuel.

 

To change Route Preference to Less Fuel on garmin devices:

 

  1. Touch Tools
  2. Touch Settings
  3. Touch Navigation
  4. Touch Route Preference
  5. Select the option for Less Fuel
  6. Touch OK

Then garmin devices will now calculate the most fuel efficient route when you enter your destination.

 

To change the Calculation Mode to Less Fuel on garmin devices:


  1. Touch Tools (Some models)
  2. Touch Settings
  3. Touch Navigation
  4. Touch Automobile (Some models)
  5. Touch nuRoute (Some models)
  6. Touch Calculation Mode
  7. Select the option for Less Fuel
  8. Touch Save

Your garmin devices will now calculate the most fuel efficient route when you enter your destination.