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Garmin 160 will not show depth or bottom but does temp and speed

Hey guys my 160 will not show depth or bottom but will show temp and speed. i bought new ducer and still no work. it is a in hull ducer and works great with another 160 hooked to it. who can i have look at it garmin want? thanks roger j

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i think it is not compatible with the in-hull zero degree rise depth transducer p72

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Change your setting from saltwater to fresh water even if you fish in sea water,your transducer is a 00/200KHZ and not a 50/200KHZ.
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Sounds like the transducer is installed at the wrong angle or in such a way that it is getting a lot of air from something on the hull. If it is a transom mount, check that it is angled correctly and not too close to the motor or aft of some kind of thru-hull fitting that will cause turbulence.

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