1. greatgoogly's Avatar
    Nexus 4 running 4.4.4 stock.
    Beginning yesterday when I started Navigation via Maps GPS almost immediately stops responding and I get "GPS Signal lost". I will then try to verify if the GPS is working by using the GPS Test app, it will be unable to find any satellites. If I either power cycle or cycle via Airplane Mode and then open the GPS Test app it will be able to find satellites and acquire a fix. It will hold onto to them for a period of time, but if I try to start navigation the GPS stops working again. It certainly seems that the action of starting Google Navigation breaks the GPS until either a power cycle or cycle thru Airplane Mode. Other apps that use GPS work fine until I again attempt to use Navigation. I've tried clearing the cache in Maps but that does not appear to be doing the trick. Any suggestions?
    07-10-2014 10:20 AM
  2. UJ95x's Avatar
    In location settings, is the option for Maps having access to location reporting turned on?
    07-10-2014 08:26 PM
  3. greatgoogly's Avatar
    Yes it was. Sometimes it would work for a few seconds and then crash. Ended up reloading the OS and so far so good.
    07-11-2014 09:41 AM
  4. UJ95x's Avatar
    Yes it was. Sometimes it would work for a few seconds and then crash. Ended up reloading the OS and so far so good.
    Ah, OK. Glad it's working so far

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SOKP 4.4.2
    07-11-2014 10:22 AM
  5. libranitin's Avatar
    I am having same issue on my smartphone Samsung Grand 2 with Android Kitkat . Can you please let me know the fix you applied ?
    Please explain how you "Reload OS" ??
    08-26-2014 12:26 PM

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