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My boat is in the water

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my boat is in the water. garmin does not show depth of water all the time. it wil show numbers and then nothing
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Dustin replied 1 year ago.
Welcome, my name is ***** ***** I will assist you today!
Whats the full brand name and model of your garmin?
Also, how long have you had it, and was it working correctly, and previously on this same vessel?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
had it 14 years and has worked until now. oops its not a garmin. its a hummingbird
Expert:  Dustin replied 1 year ago.
Can you find the model number of the hummingbird GPS / sounder?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will try to find it
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
there are no numbers on the hummingbird. does it use batteries?
Expert:  Dustin replied 1 year ago.
Here is a page that shows all the legacy models of the Hummingbird..
http://www.humminbird.com/Freshwater/Product-Category/Legacy/All-Legacy/?ps=all
The older , LCD black and white models are towards the bottom of the list.
As close as you can, can you try and match your model, to one of the models on that page..
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
3dimensional wide with sonar. I did not see any with the same placement of buttons. mine has a power on off switch upper left hand corner black and white screen
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
580 combo has similar button placement
Expert:  Dustin replied 1 year ago.
My Sincere apologies. Its not my intention to waste my time or yours, or waste your $$ either.
I am not familiar enough with the older models to know off hand what model you have with only your description.
And I cannot suggest repairs with any degree of certainty, without knowing the model.
For that reason, I am going to opt out. If you havent heard back from another expert by Monday or Tuesday, send a reply to me here and I will send our refund request link to you.
Dustin S.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
how do I get back in touch with you once I sign off this page? thank you