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We want to upgrade from a Lowrance Elite 5 to a 8" screen.
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I just finished installing my elite 4chirp and it will not
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my name is***** have Elite 7 HDI combo purchase 2-11-15
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, i have an elite 5 dsi combo had it around 7 months .
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I tempoarily installed a Lowrance elite 5 chart plotter sonar
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Maybe you could answer this to save me some time ???
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