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I have two eagle sonar units. When i power either on I am…

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I have two eagle...

I have two eagle sonar units. When i power either on I am only getting a brown cloudy screen. Thus the units are receiving power but are not displaying. Being that both units are doing exactly the same thing, I am inclined to think that it is not the unit itself. Could it be either a bad transducer or issues with the cable that plugs into the back of the unit?

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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago
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What is the model of the Eagle units?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
fishmark 320 and elite 624. I have alreaDY TRIED DOING A SOFT RESET ON BOTH BUT WITH NO RESOLUTION. Also I have checked the main fuse in the panel and it is functional.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Thanks,

Are the units covered when not in use?

Do the screens look clear when the units are not powered up?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
units are clear when not in use. units are not covered but are kept in garage year round
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Try the hard reset on both units to see if it will help with the screens. If it will not, it is just the screens have lived out their life span and the units will need replacing.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
okay thank you for your help.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

You are welcome.

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