With its bright 4.3” display, spoken turn-by-turn directions and many innovative features, the sleek nüvi 42LM offers dependable, easy-to-use driving guidance. Maps of the lower 49 states, plus free lifetime¹ map updates, let you easily find addresses and millions of points of interest. Lane assist with junction view indicates the proper lane for a turn or exit with brightly colored arrows and detailed images. nüvi 42LM also displays speed limit, current speed and accurate arrival time.
- 4.3" display
- Maps of the lower 49 states, plus lifetime¹ map updates
- Lane assist with junction view
- Displays speed limit, current speed and accurate arrival time
- Easily find addresses and millions of points of interest
- Spoken turn-by-turn directions
- Base Model (US & Canada)
- Base Model (US)
- With Lifetime Maps (US & Canada)
- With Lifetime Maps (US)
- Nüvi 42LM
- Preloaded with City Navigator® NT North America - Lower 49 States
- Lifetime maps¹ (indicated by “LM” after model number on the box)
- Vehicle power cable
- Vehicle suction cup mount
- USB cable
- Quick start manual
Frequently Asked Questions
Does this unit have advertising?
It does not have advertising.
Does this GPS offer satellite for traffic avoidance, so you can get off and go around stopped traffic?
The traffic option in most GPS units do not work off of Satellite communication but rather radio waves and other communication forms. This GPS doesn't do traffic avoidance at all. You will be looking for a device that has the LMT in the model
Does it announce that you are over the speed limit?
It does not announce it audibly but it turns red when you exceed the posted speed limit.
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- Accepts Data Cards microSD™ card (not included)
- Built-in Memory Internal solid state
- Display Type WQVGA color TFT with white backlight
- Display 4.3"
- Battery Life 2 hours
- Display Resolution 480 x 272
- Batteries 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)