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#12412377 - 09/03/17 11:19 AM Lowrance LMS 332c
joho5 Offline
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Registered: 07/03/08
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Loc: Abbott, TX
Just bought a used boat that has this unit on it. Its not a long term unit for me but I want to use it until I get another. Couple of weird things I have to change is the transducer was just sitting freely in the bilge. I will have to mount to transom. Also it has a LGC2000 external puck. I want to bring the puck and the unit to the latest updates they received and I cant find where you do that.

How do I know if my gps puck is working? I would actually be happy to just use it as a mapping device for now.

Heres what I want to accomplish...how to update/know if my gps puck is connected, enabled, and working.

Also, the power button only turns the system on...wont turn it off.

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#12412459 - 09/03/17 01:23 PM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: joho5]
Capt Craig Offline
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I suggest going to the Lowrance website and reviewing the owners manual.
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#12412548 - 09/03/17 03:48 PM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: joho5]
joho5 Offline
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have read the manual. It clarified some things. It doesnt tell ou how to update the system, but I was able to find that out. I dont know if you have to update the gps puck separately or not. There is a download for it on the software page of lowrances website.

thanks

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#12412611 - 09/03/17 05:08 PM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: joho5]
Capt Craig Offline
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The GPS puck does not have an upgrade, it is like the transducer which doesn't update either. Most units turn off by holding down the power button until a shutdown screen comes up.
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2013 Nautic Star 2110 Shallow Bay Boat
Humminbird HELIX 12 CHIRP MEGA SI GPS G2N
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#12412908 - 09/03/17 08:08 PM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: Capt Craig]
joho5 Offline
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Registered: 07/03/08
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Loc: Abbott, TX
Originally Posted By: Capt Craig
The GPS puck does not have an upgrade, it is like the transducer which doesn't update either. Most units turn off by holding down the power button until a shutdown screen comes up.


yea, this one is messed up...when I hold the button down, nothing. I have to use the master power toggle to the switches to turn it off.

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#12413540 - 09/04/17 09:49 AM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: joho5]
T Bird Offline
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Registered: 03/07/10
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#12413606 - 09/04/17 10:57 AM Re: Lowrance LMS 332c [Re: joho5]
Dayne Offline
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Registered: 12/16/06
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There is a shop in Springfield MO that repairs electronics. They may be able to fix your power button.

http://www.clearcastmarine.com/

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