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Linking Up 1198 To 859.

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I have all equipment needed just wondering how hard it is to do. May try and install the 859 myself just little worried about the transducer on trolling motor

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It is not difficult.

 

Several things that should be done so it works correctly:

 

Connect the bow unit power cord directly to the battery-NOT the boat wiring harness.

 

Use the proper transducer on the trolling motor for whichever 859 you have.

 

Proper routing of the transducer cable on the motor--what motor do you have?

 

Did you get the AS EC QDE adaptor for the 859 so you have the Ethernet cable connection?

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Yea I did get the adapter the 1198 was installed at my local boat dealer the 859 di I have whatever transducer comes with them I bought it used in like new condition I can have it installed but coat 150 and having to wait a week I've had the unit a week and killing me just having to let it sit

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