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We have a Elite-5DSI not picking up satalite showing

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We have a Elite-5DSI not picking up satalite showing direction of travel. It can travel up the 15mile before picking up than worked all day no problems can you suggest what may be wrong with it.
FRED.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Marine Electronics
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi Fred,

This could be due to a bad GPS antenna connection, or a faulty antenna.

Check that all cable connections are securely attached and there is no corrosion or other sign of damage to the connector or cable.

If nothing is found, try using a different GPS antenna and let me know if that helps...

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