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My 570 transducer is mounted on trolling motor.

My 570 transducer is mounted on trolling motor. the depth reading jumps from .6 to 7 feet and then stays at .6 feet

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I too have the exact same problem. .6 to 6ft then stays at .6. love to figure this out.

Posted on May 08, 2010

  • jm15341 May 08, 2010

    I'm guessing that since its a Dual Beam, the sonar beam is wider and it bouncing off the trolling motor fin and propeller. So I'm going to try to lower the transducer, lower then the fin and propeller. Trade off is that it want be protected anymore by fin.

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