Garmin Fishfinder installation on Surtees 5.5 Workmate in Tauranga.
October 15, 2023

Garmin Fishfinder installation on Surtees 5.5 Workmate in Tauranga.

Our expert tackled the task of upgrading an old Navman unit to a Garmin UHD2 95SV on a Surtees 5.5 Workmate. The transformation was not only seamless but also brought a whole new level of functionality to the boat's navigation system.

Why Upgrade to a Garmin UHD2 95SV?

The Garmin UHD2 95SV offers superior features compared to the older Navman unit. With its ultra-high-definition sonar, detailed mapping capabilities, and advanced navigation tools, the Garmin unit provides unparalleled accuracy and clarity.

Installation Process

The installation process of the Garmin UHD2 95SV on the Surtees 5.5 Workmate was straightforward and efficient. Our expert carefully removed the old Navman unit, ensuring all connections were properly disconnected. The Garmin unit was then securely mounted in place, with all cables neatly organised to avoid any potential issues.

Benefits of the Upgrade

By upgrading to the Garmin UHD2 95SV, the boat owner now has access to advanced features such as ClearVü and SideVü scanning sonar, which provide a clear view of what lies beneath and around the boat. The detailed mapping capabilities allow for precise navigation, even in challenging conditions.

Additionally, the Garmin unit is compatible with a range of accessories and apps, further enhancing the boating experience. With its user-friendly interface and intuitive controls, the Garmin UHD2 95SV is a valuable addition to any boat.


The improved functionality, advanced features, and ease of use make the Garmin unit a top choice for those seeking a reliable and efficient marine GPS system.

There is more information on the Garmin 95SVUHD2 here or at Garmin NZ.