As with all products, there will be happy and unhappy customers but when spending the amount of $$ these things cost, I believe it is best to research as much as possible.
Here is some first hand info.
Vendor Talk - Minn Kota Ulterra Issues - Buyers Beware - I just got off the phone with Minn Kota service. This is the 3rd major problem I have had with my Minn Kota Riptide Ulterra in the 3 short years I have owned it. Unfortunately, this time I am out of warranty. I'm posting here because Minn...
I have a Motorguide Xi5, PinPoint, SW, 105, 60". It is linked to my Lowrance.