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Purchased a 2016 ranger w HDS 12 on thr front deck an 2 HDS

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Purchased a 2016 ranger w HDS 12 on thr front deck an 2 HDS 9 units on the console. Used for first time yesterday . Was not able to pick up side scan down scan mode. Sonar only. What steps need to be taken when turning on units to display side and down scan.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Marine Electronics
Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.

Hello, my name is***** will assist you.

Which unit were you trying to get the down scan on?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The front 12 " screen and the two at the console I would like to see the mapping on the left and down scan side scan on the right unit
Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.

Ok, I am assuming that the gray ethernet cable is running to all 3 units, correct?

Which unit is the HDS transducer connected to, you should only have 1.

Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.

I can accept the phone request in a few minutes if you like. I am on the phone currently with another customer.

Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.

Ok, would you still like the phone call. I am off the other one now.

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