Home   |  Message Board   |  Information   |  Classifieds   |  Features   |  Video  |  Boat Reviews  |  Boat DIY
Walleye Message Central - Search Results
Walleye Message Central

Go Back   Walleye Message Central > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 46
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: buzzard
Forum: Boats 11-07-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1,374
Views: 962,225
Posted By buzzard
313742

313742
Forum: Motors and Props 10-26-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By buzzard
I just got this boat. All my other have had the...

I just got this boat. All my other have had the gauge. I guess its something Im just used to verify what position the motor is in.
Forum: Motors and Props 10-26-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 741
Posted By buzzard
Verado guage and trim

2006 ranger 620 with a Verado 250. Has analog trim gauge in dash that does not work. Has the Mercury smartcraft gauge and the trim pops up when trim button is pushed. With google searching I think I...
Forum: Electronics 10-14-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 593
Posted By buzzard
36v and 24v trollin motors

Is there a way to run a vantage 36v and a 24v bow mount on a 36v battery configuration.
Forum: General Discussion 07-03-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 955
Posted By buzzard
Another you want to avoid on the phone for...

Another you want to avoid on the phone for customer service is Larry. Now this guy is right out to lunch. He will flat out argue with you that your not supposed to use heading lock and cruise control...
Forum: General Discussion 07-01-2019, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 955
Posted By buzzard
She {Chrissy} told me I didn't need the update...

She {Chrissy} told me I didn't need the update either. Talked to Mike and he sent me the update dongle and it worked. Motorguide is a ****show for customer service. But she is a nightmare to deal...
Forum: Motors and Props 08-24-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
My closest warranty depot is 6 hrs away. He wont...

My closest warranty depot is 6 hrs away. He wont even answer my calls anymore cause he is sick of the grief with these motors. Now that's a real good, feel good , feeling. There has to be a...
Forum: Motors and Props 08-22-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
I am waiting for gps modules to. I was told they...

I am waiting for gps modules to. I was told they were gonna have them July 4. I have lost hope, this motor will never be what it was sopposed to be. Its just an expensive anchor.. Motorguide junk...
Forum: Electronics 07-08-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,790
Posted By buzzard
Verado eyes I guess that makes 2 of us waiting...

Verado eyes I guess that makes 2 of us waiting for GPS modules in Canada and no idea when there gonna get them. Calling there tech lie aint much help they just brush the resposibilty onto the...
Forum: Electronics 07-04-2018, 07:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,790
Posted By buzzard
I think motorguide should put more into there...

I think motorguide should put more into there testing and development in what they have now before adding features. I have had my motor a year now, never worked right outa box. Spent 6 months at...
Forum: Motors and Props 05-23-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
Yes I asked them to send the parts to me and they...

Yes I asked them to send the parts to me and they said they cant, they can only send to a warranty depot. And yes that's how I have been running it since it was new is with the % of motor rather than...
Forum: Motors and Props 05-23-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
Yes I did the calibration. Foot remote is not in...

Yes I did the calibration. Foot remote is not in the boat. New batteries in the hand held. And the land is flat for 100 miles and no trees in sight.LOL
Forum: Motors and Props 05-22-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
Yes I have replaced the batteries in the remote....

Yes I have replaced the batteries in the remote. Last spring when it was new I had it network to the Lowrances threw the gateway. Motoerguide tried to blame this on my problems saying the gateway was...
Forum: Motors and Props 05-22-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,866
Posted By buzzard
I'm having the speed ramp up on heading lock and...

I'm having the speed ramp up on heading lock and cruise control. Bought motor last spring and it did it right outa the box. Used it all summer as to not be without some kind of trolling motor, then...
Forum: Motors and Props 05-21-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 429
Posted By buzzard
Kicker Prop

I just picked up a 2005 Johnson 6hp kicker for my Lund 1700 Fisherman. It has a 7 1/4x7 prop on it now. Can anyone recommend a different or better prop for it. Many troll cranks and some downrigging...
Forum: Electronics 10-22-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,011
Posted By buzzard
Can not find any 6 awg tinned in my city but...

Can not find any 6 awg tinned in my city but getting some ordered in, be here in a few days. Today checked the motor for fish line and how the motor turned my hand, cant see any problems there that...
Forum: Electronics 10-21-2017, 06:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,011
Posted By buzzard
First time I have had to use the motor that hard,...

First time I have had to use the motor that hard, usually just use about 45-50% of the power. I forgot to add it melted the plug where the negative was attached so I also replaced the plug. Could...
Forum: Electronics 10-21-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,011
Posted By buzzard
Burning trolling motor wiring

Was trolling into the current on the river and was using about 85-90% of the motor speed. Could smell hot wiring, when I checked to see what it was the negative wire on the boat side if the plug was...
Forum: Electronics 08-22-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
I had a terrova that was 6 years old one of the...

I had a terrova that was 6 years old one of the first with spotlock and I thought it was good. But the motorguide is a lot better with the spotlock holding closer to its spot. I have friends with the...
Forum: Electronics 08-21-2017, 07:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
Shoulda left your thread in this one. Easier to...

Shoulda left your thread in this one. Easier to follow everyones problems for possible solutions. And just maybe a Motorguide rep will see this and maybe do somethin about it or voice there opinion...
Forum: Electronics 08-20-2017, 10:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
The XI5 does have some good points and features...

The XI5 does have some good points and features when it works properly. Mine does the speed up thing randomly, one day maybe once in 6 hours the next day it will do it twice in 5 minutes. I have not...
Forum: Electronics 08-19-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
Crosbystick does a car dealer offer free shipping...

Crosbystick does a car dealer offer free shipping across the country...Basspro sure did when I bought the motor...enough said!....... There is a motorguide repair in Dauphin MB Kens Angler Service.
Forum: Electronics 08-18-2017, 06:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
Well tried the calibration with the pinpoint and...

Well tried the calibration with the pinpoint and NMEA2000 unplugged, took 2 circles for the beep. Hooked everything back up and went trolling...NOTHING CHANGED. Called Motorguide about getting the...
Forum: Electronics 08-17-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
Yes I will try it first thing tomorrow. Thanks...

Yes I will try it first thing tomorrow. Thanks for the possible solution to this. I do not believe this to be a GPS issue and needs to be replaced. I have read other places and forums that a...
Forum: Electronics 08-17-2017, 05:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,212
Posted By buzzard
MotorGuide your a joke

I have the common Motorguide XI5 problem as most others have with the motor taking of full power when using headinglock cruise control. After calling there help line I was told to disconnect it from...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 46

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:53 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2020 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.