Silent Glide encoder failure while running with motor swap
Silent Glide Encoder failure upon initialization
How To Tell The Controllers Apart
Legacy actuator over retraction and separation
Possible RF failures SurePower Controller
SurePower Legacy Controller retrofit and initialization
This video will help you confirm you have the correct power level for normal operations of a SureShade automated boat shade system.
Control Boxes Explained
This video explains all the different iterations of our ever improving control boxes for SureShade automated boat shade systems.
Identify Silent Glide vs Legacy System Actuators
This video explains how to identify if you are working with a Silent Glide version or Legacy System version of the SureShade ATF automated shade system.
Shade Racked and Reset (ATF Legacy Shade)
If the shade on the SureShade automated system is racked and uneven, this video will explain how to perform a reset to return to normal operations.
Canvas Replacement & Roller Rebuild
This video includes how to remove canvas from the roller, a review of the roller parts, how to rebuild the roller and how to tension the canvas before reinstalling it back on the boat.
Possible Failed Sensor
This video covers how to determine if you have a failed encoder or sensor on a SureShade ATF automated shade system.
If a complete motor replacement is needed for a SureShade automated boat shade system this video explains the procedure.
Sensor Board Replacement
This video explains how to R&R a sensor board that resides on the end of the motor on a SureShade automated boat shade system.
Reassembly of ATF-SG Actuators
In this video you will learn how to rebuild an ATF-SG actuator if it gets overextended. Note that these instructions are for the SG silent shade (not the non-silent ATF legacy shade).
Actuators Will Not Retract Far Enough for 1″ Measurement
This video will show you what to do when you have an actuator on a SureShade automated shade system that will not travel far enough aft to achieve the needed 1″ measurement. It will travel out and return to the same spot every time.
Hardtop Close Off Panel Alignment
This video will show you the procedure to set the correct positioning of the close out panel or cover plate on a SureShade automated boat shade system installed in a hardtop.
Rocker Switch Jump
This video will show you the method used to either verify faulty rocker switch and wiring on a SureShade automated boat shade system. Also used when the vessel is equipped with a Medallion or the like touch screens. You can use this method to drive the actuators instead of the touch panel.
Disengaged Drive Repair
This video will show you how to do a disengaged drive tear down repair on a SureShade automated boat shade system. IMPORTANT: Pre-approval by the SureShade service team is required prior to performing this procedure or it could void your warranty.
Adding Tension to Roller Instructions
This video will show you how to add tension to the roller for a SureShade automated shade system.
SureShade RTX MTX2 Shuttle Spring Lost
SureShade RTX MTX2 Teardown and Build
MORE SERVICE RESOURCES
Reference the below service resources to assist you with issues you may be experiencing as well as general maintenance of your SureShade sunshade system.