Marine Electronics

Marine electronics questions? Ask a technician for answers ASAP

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Marine Electronics Questions
I have a helix 7 and 858c networked together with the helix
I have a helix 7 and 858c networked together with the helix 7 as the source. I can see the water temp but I can't see depth on the 858c. I also can't see my auto chart in the 858 c … read more
Shawn tech
Shawn tech
tech.
certified mercury suzuki and evinrude
188 satisfied customers
Can't get the helix 9 to read proper depth. 2 years and
2 years and updates have been done and a new transducer … read more
Brandon
Brandon
FCC Marine Electronics
High School
27 satisfied customers
I've recently purchased a new Humminbird Mega 360 transducer
I've recently purchased a new Humminbird Mega 360 transducer and Helix 12 G3N Chirp Mega SI+ Mega DI+ which will replace the Helix 9 (software version 1.850) I'm currently running on the bow of my Bas… read more
Ted G.
Ted G.
Marine Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
10,175 satisfied customers
Helix 9. Depth reading in hundreds of feet. No scroll
Helix 9. Depth reading in hundreds of feet. No scroll movement. Tried checking fuse and wire connections in head of trolling motor. Downloaded lsa … read more
Blake P
Blake P
Certified RV & Marine Technician
92 satisfied customers
I just bought a lowrance HDS-9 Carbon totalscan fish finder
I just bought a lowrance HDS-9 Carbon totalscan fish finder and have some questions. The first being my sonar doesn't seem to work although I think the fix is I have to turn off structure scan to get … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a new HDS-7 Gen 3, Sonar/GPS Combo, Total Scan 1
I have a new HDS-7 Gen 3, Sonar/GPS Combo, Total Scan 1 which I purchased at Cabela's in Sidney, Neb.. They installed it on my boat in December 2017. … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
Have a 898cisi. Hooked up with sideand down sonar in transom
Have a 898cisi. Hooked up with sideand down sonar in transom also 360 is hooked up to it got a terrnova trolling motor with us 2 sonar. Bought cable adaptor. How to get it to show up need bow depth wi… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a hds 9 gen 2 touch on my trolling motor and a 10 on
i have a hds 9 gen 2 touch on my trolling motor and a 10 on my dash. my 9 has a spotlight transducer installed on it for some reason I cannot read depth. I go to settings, network data source and sele… read more
Expert
Expert
I hooked up my 587 ci hd combo to my terrova and it displays
I hooked up my 587 ci hd combo to my terrova and it displays 80+ feet of water depth when not in the water. When on the water it also display erroneous depths. Is there something else I have to do to … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a new set of Hummingbird Onyx units and the bow mount
I have a new set of Hummingbird Onyx units and the bow mount until operates on its own transducer and sometimes the sonar works perfect and other times it flips back and forth from the correct depth 1… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
Presently I have a 998c si mounted at the helm and a 798c si
Presently I have a 998c si mounted at the helm and a 798c si unit mounted at the bow. The 998c si has the side imaging and traditional down transducers connected to it and the 798c si only has a tradi… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I Just bought a boat that has a Lowrance HDS 9 touch Gen 2
I Just bought a boat that has a Lowrance HDS 9 touch Gen 2 with a new LSS2 transducer but i just cannot seem to be able to bring up the depth on either the structure scan or the sonar. The sonar doesn… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have mounted a structure scan 2 transducer on the jackplate
I have mounted a structure scan 2 transducer on the jackplate on my outboard. It was working great. I beached my boat and when I backed away ,I lost the depth and side scan. While it still has temp, i… read more
Jason
Jason
Marine Mechanic
795 satisfied customers
How do you pull up lake maps on lowrance GENs 7? And why wouldnt
How do you pull up lake maps on lowrance GENs 7? And why wouldn't I get a depth reading on sonar at higher speeds?… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I have a X135 on bow attached to minnkota with built in sonar,
I have a X135 on bow attached to minnkota with built in sonar, my unit will come on work right for a few minutes then screen locks up in plave of last reading and system beeps. what could it be or is … read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
the transducer for my fishelite 480 is mounted on my trolling
the transducer for my fishelite 480 is mounted on my trolling motor. it is a minn kota powerdrive v2 with i pilot. the only time fish or structure shows up is when the trolling motor is off or speed c… read more
Charles
Charles
Certified Mercury Tech
5,752 satisfied customers
I am purchasing a Lowrance HDS-8 gen 2 as my main unit. Also
I am purchasing a Lowrance HDS-8 gen 2 as my main unit. Also I am getting a Minn- Kota Terrova trolling motor with universal sonar2 installed. I am unsure as to what bow mount Lowrance to purchase. Ca… read more
KKassel
KKassel
OWNER
High School or GED
52 satisfied customers
I have a HDS 8 on my dash and a HDS 7 on the bow with Structure
I have a HDS 8 on my dash and a HDS 7 on the bow with Structure Scan networked to them, Water temp appears on the 7, but the 8 reads - - -, why won't the one on the dash read water temp?… read more
Jeremy R.
Jeremy R.
1,138 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Jason

Jason

Marine Mechanic

795 satisfied customers

Degree in Marine Technology, Also Certified with Mercury Marine, MCM, MIE, VP, Yamaha, Honda, Suzuki

Tan

Tan

MerCruiser Certified Technician

91 satisfied customers

40 yrs. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician.

Noel Schembri

Noel Schembri

Marine Technician

86 satisfied customers

Marine mechanic / electrical technician

Neil

Neil

Marine Electronics Dealer

76 satisfied customers

NZCE Electronics and Computing

Ropesmarine

Ropesmarine

Boat Enthusiast

70 satisfied customers

13+ years of installing and troubleshooting, FCC License with radar endorsment, CMET

Whitecap36

Whitecap36

Marine Technician

34 satisfied customers

28 years Certified Marine Technician with past FL State Certified teaching degree

yachtwork

yachtwork

Marine Engineer

159 satisfied customers

Yachtmaster Ocean & MEC3

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x