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Re: Wheel pilots - which one?

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Originally Posted by timangiel View Post
It works for awhile then suddenly steers me way off course for no apparent reason. Ive tried replacing the flux gate compass but it didnt fix the problem.
Close-hauled, following seas, or both?

Have you adjusted gain and response?

Did you calibrate by driving around in circles?

All these are things youd need to do with a new autopilot.

Have you checked in at the Raymarine product support forum?

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