Truck Navigation for the Long Haul
Get a clear view of the road ahead with the dezl OTR500 truck navigator. It has a bright, easy-to-read 5.5” display and features custom truck routing1 for the size and weight of your rig plus built-in PrePass® notifications of upcoming weigh stations/bypass decisions using your active PrePass account. With industry-best load-to-dock guidance, you’ll see potential loading zones or storage lots as you approach your destination. Find truck-friendly parking, and locate preferred truck stops along your route with the Truck & Trailer Services directory. Helpful alerts inform you of upcoming bridge heights, sharp curves and steep grades. See popular routes used by fellow truckers to navigate new areas and increase your situational awareness.
Garmin dezl OTR 500 Features
With its bright, crisp 5.5” touchscreen display, this dezl truck navigator is designed for easy in-cab viewing and intuitive operation.
CUSTOM TRUCK ROUTING
Just enter your truck profile (customizable by height, weight, length, width and hazardous materials) to find truck-preferred routes1 best suited for your rig and load.
BUILT-IN PREPASS NOTIFICATIONS
Save time and improve safety with on-screen notifications of upcoming weigh stations and bypass decisions. Requires active PrePass Account and use of the Garmin Drive™ app on your compatible phone. Available for use in the U.S.
When approaching your destination, our industry-best load-to-dock guidance shows potential loading zones or storage lots to help clarify where you need to go.
POPULAR TRUCK ROUTES
Driving in unfamiliar territory? See popular truck routes used by other truckers to increase your situational awareness.
To encourage safer driving and increase situational awareness, driver alerts warn you of upcoming sharp curves, speed changes, railroad crossings and more.
Need to park your rig? See truck-specific parking at truck stops and rest stops along your route while connected to the Garmin Drive™ app on your compatible smartphone.
PICK THE RIGHT STOP
Locate preferred truck stops with the preloaded directory of Truck & Trailer Services. It lets you filter listings by brand or amenity, such as “Flying J” or “Showers.”
This dezl works with the Garmin eLog™ compliant ELD (sold separately) for subscription-free Hours of Service recording. Complete this compliance solution when paired with your compatible smartphone or tablet enabled with GPS and BLUETOOTH technology.
EASY BREAK PLANNING
Receive timely notifications that help make the most of each stop.
Need directions? Just say the word. Your dezl voice assistant responds to your spoken requests, so your hands can stay on the wheel, and your eyes can stay focused on the road.
Built-in Wi-Fi® connectivity makes it easy to keep your maps and software up to date without using a computer. On-screen cues show when new updates are available.
TRAFFIC, WEATHER AND FUEL PRICES
Pair dezl OTR500 with your compatible smartphone, and download the Garmin Drive app to access live traffic, weather and real-time fuel prices. Plus, access photoLive traffic cameras (where available).
Built-in BLUETOOTH® wireless technology lets you sync your compatible smartphone with your dezl navigator to make calls without taking your hands off the wheel.
When paired with the Garmin Drive app, you’ll be able to see text messages and other notifications from your compatible smartphone displayed on the navigator’s screen.
View Tripadvisor traveler ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions along your route or near your destination.
FIND PLACES BY NAME
Preloaded Foursquare® content makes it easy to find millions of new and popular places.
Drive confidently with included map updates and preloaded street maps for the U.S., Mexico, Canada, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Bahamas.
ADD A BACKUP CAMERA
See what’s behind your truck as you move in reverse by pairing your dezl navigator with the BC 30 wireless backup camera (sold separately).
GET AN EYEWITNESS
A Garmin Dash Cam™ (sold separately) serves as your trusty eyewitness and will automatically record and save video during your long haul.
1Not available in all areas. Entering your truck’s profile characteristics does not guarantee your truck’s characteristics will be accounted for in all route suggestions. Always defer to all posted road signs and road conditions.