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  1. What firmware changes have taken place on the Maretron DSM200? What firmware changes have taken place on the Maretron DSM200?Firmware updates not long planned for this model. 2011DSM200 Firmware Versions: 1.15.0 (2006-12-21)- Added support for alarms on tank levels 1.14.1 (2006-10-03)- Corrected some transl... Read More
  2. What does Maretron recommend for the mounting of the Bilge High Water (BHW100) sensor?    The BHW100 sensor has a etched target molded into the plastic enclosure (located opposite of the side with a Maretron label). The target should be exposed to the area of detection to monitor water ingress in monitored area or compartment. If the p... Read More
  3. What are the latest changes that have been made to N2KBuilder?  What are the latest changes that have been made to N2KBuilder?The program is also available from (https://www.maretron.com/downloads), under the “Software Tools” category.  The full build number of the version is 1.12.1.20180529.      Changes in N2K... Read More
  4. How do I check the health of my NMEA 2000 cabling before powering my network? Maretron recommends using an N2KMeter to properly check NMEA 2000 network health when powered and devices are operational. The N2KMeter can also provide a real-time detection of powered device communication issues such as excessive error frames, bit ... Read More
  5. What information is available from the temperature monitor (TMP100) and can be viewed on Maretron’s displays?  The TMP100 is capable of transmitting the following information:Sea TemperatureOutside TemperatureInside TemperatureEngine Room TemperatureMain Cabin TemperatureLive Well TemperatureBait Well TemperatureRefrigeration TemperatureHeating System Temper... Read More
  6. Can the J2K100 connect to third party protocol converters that support J1708 or J1587? Maretron's J2K100 attaches directly into J1939 networks of compatible engines, transmissions, and gensets and converts the J1939 data to NMEA 2000. For engines that offer protocols such as J1708 or J1587, users may choose to translate the engine... Read More
  7. Can a J2K100 connect to a John Deere J1939 network? Yes, the J2K100 can easily be integrated to a John Deere J1939 network.Exact locations where the J2K100 will connect to the network may vary.  Find the Helm engine display and locate the Deutsch connector labeled "Engine ECU". The connector is a 3-pi... Read More
  8. Does Maretron offer any recommendations for securing NMEA 2000 cabling? Maretron cabling has been designed to withstand harsh environments during operation.Securing the cabling properly is very important to ensure long term functionality and use.Illustration 1 provides a best practices of securing cable. Maretron recomen... Read More
  9. How do I switch a relay channel on the Maretron DCR100 using a non-Maretron display? Maretron displays perform switching (on/off) of the solid-state relays in the DCR100 via the NMEA standard method of using an NMEA Command (PGN 126208) of the 127501 Binary Switch Bank Status message. The Switch Bank Indicator field, along with the I... Read More
  10. Is the the J2K100 compaible with Crusader engines? The J2K100 can connect to a Crusader diagnostic CANBUS port for J1939 operations. Crusader offers service manuals for several supported engines. Maretron suggests consulting with your engine technician or contacting crusader direct for suggested inte... Read More
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