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#10726365 - 03/26/15 03:49 PM talon problem
Roy P. Offline
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Registered: 06/14/06
Posts: 739
Loc: Walston Springs,Tx.
One of my talons won't go down or up. It just steady beeps when the up button is pressed and when the down button is pressed it just cycles but doesn't engage. Dealer said wash it out. Yall got any better answers. FYI I did [censored] on it and it didn't help lol.
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#10726366 - 03/26/15 03:51 PM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
GarySHO Offline
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Registered: 07/23/10
Posts: 11434
Loc: Haworth, Ok
Cuss it, that is what I would do.
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#10726374 - 03/26/15 03:54 PM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
YankHardReelFast Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 03/09/08
Posts: 3228
Loc: Huntsville, TX
Mine did this but I could hear the cable slapping around inside it. Needless to say, the cable had come loose and after I got done trying to fix it, let's just say it never was the same again.

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#10727747 - 03/27/15 08:22 AM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
Happykamper Offline
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Registered: 01/20/07
Posts: 7873
Loc: Southlake, Texas
Originally Posted By: Roy P.
One of my talons won't go down or up. It just steady beeps when the up button is pressed and when the down button is pressed it just cycles but doesn't engage. Dealer said wash it out. Yall got any better answers. FYI I did [censored] on it and it didn't help lol.
I feel your pain, I have a Power Pole that will not work, heading to the sop on a few minutes.

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#10727957 - 03/27/15 09:53 AM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
BassColonel Offline
Pro Angler

Registered: 07/21/08
Posts: 784
Loc: Texas A&M University
I've taken mine to G&S trolling motor in Houston on 2 occasions and they fixed mine in about a day. I've had mine 3 years and had a similar problem twice. 1st time it was fixed for free on warranty. Second time there was a nominal charge, can't remember the exact amount but it wasn't much.
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#10728054 - 03/27/15 10:26 AM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
Ferrell Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 10/08/03
Posts: 174
Loc: Fort Worth, TX
You may try turning the knob located just blow the top plastic cover with a ratchet. This may loosen it up if its stuck. If this doesnt work I dont know how far you are from Fort Worth, but Boris Marine can take care of you.

-Brandon
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#10728814 - 03/27/15 04:37 PM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
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Registered: 06/26/01
Posts: 6036
Loc: Tyler TX
Dang it. Don't have problems now Roy...

Go with Ferrell's suggestion. Just don't void that warranty. Them things are Brand new..


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#10804781 - 04/28/15 06:43 PM Re: talon problem [Re: Weekender]
Roy P. Offline
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Registered: 06/14/06
Posts: 739
Loc: Walston Springs,Tx.
Sent them in to minn kota. They are going to send me 2 new ones.
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#10806097 - 04/29/15 09:22 AM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
KSOSKEETER Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 02/09/03
Posts: 113
Loc: TEMPLE,TX.
mine dont work everytime either but i think its the batteries in the remote cant hear them trying to move

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#10806105 - 04/29/15 09:26 AM Re: talon problem [Re: Roy P.]
Mark Jones Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 10/18/11
Posts: 1913
Originally Posted By: Roy P.
Sent them in to minn kota. They are going to send me 2 new ones.


How about that for customer service! Sorry to hear your dealer didn't do more but looks like it turned out ok.

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