MotorGuide Xi5-80FW Xi5 Trolling Motor 80lbs 60in 24V – 940800240 - Review
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Does the MotorGuide Xi5-80FW come with wireless capabilities?
A: Yes, the MotorGuide Xi5-80FW comes with wireless capabilities built-in, allowing anglers to control the motor from anywhere on the boat.
Q: What is the advantage of the LED dashboard on the Xi5?
A: The LED dashboard on the Xi5 allows anglers to easily check the status of key functions, such as Power ON/System Ready, Propeller ON, and Pinpoint GPS System Active. It also features a battery power indicator with different colored lights to show real-time battery life levels.
Q: How does the wireless pedal provide precise control?
A: The wireless pedal of the Xi5 provides excellent motor control and allows for quiet, precise steering that is 50% faster than competing motors. It also has digital variable speed control for low-speed trolling and extended battery run time.
Q: What is the composite shaft made of and does it come with a warranty?
A: The composite shaft of the Xi5 is made of durable materials that allow it to bend without breaking. It is backed by a lifetime warranty, ensuring its reliability and durability.
Q: What is the Next-Gen Digital Technology of the Xi5?
A: The Next-Gen Digital Technology of the Xi5 includes cooler-running power electronics that are 50% more efficient. It also captures and stores energy that is normally lost as heat, resulting in longer run time and fewer battery charges. The digital speed control delivers power smoothly and incrementally at the desired level.
Q: Can you tell me more about the low-profile mount?
A: The low-profile mount of the Xi5 is both functional and visually appealing. It is made of anodized aluminum to prevent corrosion, and all hardware components are stainless steel for durability. The stow and deploy mechanism ensures easy alignment and guides the motor into the stowed position securely. There is also a secondary lock to prevent accidental deployment and potential damage.View Buying Options