Has happened a number of times. There is a lot of information here about this problem and you should probably be able to get a replacement from Garmin. You can use the search facility to find others posts but one thread is at http://www.gpspassion.com/forumsen/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=69658 . Some fixes are listed there.
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