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#11285437 - 12/16/15 08:41 AM Motorguide TM
Ranger-188-2007 Online   content
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Registered: 01/03/04
Posts: 3577
Loc: Nacogdoches Tx. USA
Walked outside last night and my trolling motor was running on high. The only way I could turn it off is by turning the circuit breaker off. None of the switches will turn it off. Foot switch, high bypass, or monetary on-off switch. Any ideas as to what is going on?
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#11285576 - 12/16/15 10:00 AM Re: Motorguide TM [Re: Ranger-188-2007]
boatmannmike Offline
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Registered: 02/03/15
Posts: 48
Gotta be the foot switch..no other current could bypass that. (To the best of my knowledge) wink

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#11289832 - 12/18/15 08:17 AM Re: Motorguide TM [Re: Ranger-188-2007]
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Registered: 07/11/08
Posts: 3989
Loc: Dallas,tx
Prolly one of the switches.try moving the dial to diferent speeds and press the foot switch.if it changes speed it's Prolly that one if not check the constant switch.all I know Goodluck

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#11299776 - 12/23/15 10:56 AM Re: Motorguide TM [Re: Ranger-188-2007]
Jones Trolling Motor Offline
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Registered: 05/01/11
Posts: 452
Loc: NE Texas/SW Arkansas
It's a bad module. Yours must not have the on/off switch on the side of the footpedal. That switch cuts the current to the module and without it, the module is hot all time the trolling motor is plugged/connected. The module has shorted and causing the trolling motor to run all time. Call me if I can help.
John
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