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#11680694 - 06/21/16 04:21 PM Wireless MotorGuide trolling motor.
kennyc Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 08/10/12
Posts: 13
Does anyone know what causes a 55 lb. wireless MG TM to turn in all directions but the propeller will not turn. Motor has worked good for three years but has sat for a year due to chemo. Any useful info would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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#11680830 - 06/21/16 05:47 PM Re: Wireless MotorGuide trolling motor. [Re: kennyc]
Jones Trolling Motor Offline
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Registered: 05/01/11
Posts: 457
Loc: NE Texas/SW Arkansas
Could be a bad controller board, or it may have water in the lower unit when it was set up and rust has locked it up. In the top of the trolling motor head, you'll see two wire going down the shaft. Apply 12V to these two wires and see if the motor spins wide open. If it doesn't, there is a lower unit problem.
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#11680894 - 06/21/16 06:36 PM Re: Wireless MotorGuide trolling motor. [Re: kennyc]
kennyc Offline
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Registered: 08/10/12
Posts: 13
Thanks, it was stored in my shed and it spins freely. I will try your fix. Thanks again.

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