Question about Lowrance X52 Sonar Fishfinder Without Transducer
I have a lowrance X51 sonar fishfinder and Im having problems with it not showing anything on the screen but it powers up. Can I get it fixed, if so where or would I be better off buying a new one.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: proper set up for lowrance sonar
Where do you use your boat?
There are so many variables it's hard to fit it all here, but there are some excellent tutorials on the Lowrance website. The most important thing is to pick the right frequency, for the depth of the water. (200khz for less than 70', and 50 khz for greater depths). Depending on how serious you are about fishing, there are a lot of extras that you may never use. The key is to figure out which features will help you the most and forget about the rest.
You may also get some help at this link: FixYa Service Directory
It's common for SONAR to lose contact with the bottom at high speeds. The better the transducer installation, the faster you can go. Turbulence and bubbles will cause the SONAR to drop out. Lowrance's transducer installation guide explains it very clearly.
Posted on Jan 08, 2009
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I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but it sounds like your internal module is on the fritz. I am pretty sure you can buy a external puck and a harness and it will work perfect. I did that with my hummingbird 997.
Posted on Apr 30, 2009
I had the same problem with my handheld Lowrance Hunt C. After installing the card and locking it in place, I had to slide the card "out" toward the locking mechanism. It barely moves, but worked after that. Whenever I load the card, I now slide it out or wiggle it and it works every time.
Posted on May 12, 2009
We have a x-16 that hasn't got 10 hour total on it. It was used on Sheriff Dept rescue boat and has been storage since late 80's. 25.00 and you pay shipping buys the unit and a case of paper for it. It doesn't have the power cord or transducer with it. That was misplaced years ago.
Posted on May 14, 2009
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