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#11415594 - 02/15/16 01:29 PM Gps on HB
Curtbass Offline
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Registered: 04/17/15
Posts: 901
Loc: Grand Prairie, Tx
I helped a buddy mount a HB 998 on his boat with external GPS puck. It was fine on the previous boat. While using it last week on Joe Pool it would say No Gps position found & would not show contour lines. Used again on Arlington & contour lines worked but once again No Gps Position found. It does show the lake & he has the Lakemaster card in the right side slot. Should it be in left side or is this some other problem. GPS puck is mounted on back stern port side flat surface. We mounted it in the same place as I've seen many others mounted. Sonar,SI,& all other functions work great. Prolly something I did or didn't do right.


Edited by Curtbass (02/15/16 01:48 PM)

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#11415909 - 02/15/16 04:01 PM Re: Gps on HB [Re: Curtbass]
44 Diesel Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 12/25/12
Posts: 4307
Loc: Burleson,TX
make sure the connector is seated all the way in the cable collector. One way to test is take the cable collector apart and plug the power cable in the back of the unit directly then plug the gps cable hold them in by hand and see if the unit is getting a signal, make sure pins are not bent also

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#11416200 - 02/15/16 06:28 PM Re: Gps on HB [Re: Curtbass]
Curtbass Offline
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Registered: 04/17/15
Posts: 901
Loc: Grand Prairie, Tx
Will check it that way to make sure pins are ok & we have good connections.

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#11434165 - 02/23/16 05:22 PM Re: Gps on HB [Re: Curtbass]
Capt Craig Offline
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Registered: 08/25/09
Posts: 1251
Loc: Richland-Chambers
Turn the unit on and go to the page where it shows the satellite tracking and see if it is locking on.
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#11434355 - 02/23/16 06:37 PM Re: Gps on HB [Re: Curtbass]
Wayne P. Offline
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Registered: 11/16/10
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Loc: Charlottesville, Va
This is the view to check:

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