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[i9003]GPS under cloudy sky not locking at all.

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Since I bought i9003 phone this is my 1st rainy season hence cloudy & last few days I am not able to get gps signal at all, it just refuses to lock on as hardly 2 satellites are visible with poor signal.

I traveled 2hrs on road with angled sunlight but under heavy cloud (overhead) cover today & gps refused to lock.

Is there a a way out or our phone gps is useless under cloud cover, I am wondering what happens under dense fog which we face in winters?
Does that happens to dedicated CAR GPS too?
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At this weekend I traveled under storm clouds and GPS worked well. May be because I did the following:
1. With help of GPS Aids I took LTO data
2. Before going by car I stay while GPS was taking signals.

Then I was going for more then 300 km without GPS loosing.

I noticed with Nokia 5800 that taking position in moving car is harder than when you are staying.

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Strange mine is not working past few days now since we have monsoon clouds or may be some hardware problem has occurred need to test it thoroughly.
CAR BLUETOOTH is buggy on all GB roms Car BT ask permission to access phone book every time, if given access it hangs.
Samsung galaxy i9003, ZCKPL GB 2.3.6, call recording working perfectly on this stock rom
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