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Xi 5 question #13705765 09/20/20 03:39 PM
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So spot lock decided to [censored] out during the sealy tournament. It will just turn the motor on high and spin in circles. Already called motor guide to troubleshoot and nothing working so I have to take it to the shop luckily it's still under warranty. Just curious if anyone else has had this issue and if so what was the fix.

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Re: Xi 5 question [Re: skeeter84] #13705806 09/20/20 04:36 PM
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Not sure what the fix is, but I have a question. Do you disconnect the power from the TM when charging it? I’ve heard that leaving it plugged in while charging can fry one of the boards...


2011 Legend Alpha 211 DCX
250 Mercury Pro XS- 25p Tempest B&B’d by Josh at Steve’s Custom props
36v Motorguide Xi5 connected to
Lowrance HDS 9 Gen 2
Humminbird Solix 10 CHIRP MSI G2, Onix 10
Re: Xi 5 question [Re: skeeter84] #13706143 09/20/20 11:00 PM
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I have an Xi5, have not had that problem. Some times mine will not engage the anchor function on the first punch of the button, but it will on the 2nd. The first punch it will turn about 45 degrees and stop but the motor doesn't start running. Otherwise, it works fine.
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Re: Xi 5 question [Re: skeeter84] #13707072 09/21/20 08:25 PM
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gps module..went out

Had a Xi5 on my guide boat used 200 + times a year ( 2.5 years ) 1 problem the whole time and that was it GPS module..Also have a Xi5 on new boat.
Call Tommy at Lakeside TM to make sure he has the part.


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Re: Xi 5 question [Re: skeeter84] #13707102 09/21/20 08:46 PM
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Tommy will definitely have the part... that guy has saved a few trips for me.


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Re: Xi 5 question [Re: skeeter84] #13707678 09/22/20 01:18 PM
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I had the same issue... GPS Module was the fix

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