On December 12, 2016, Tandem Expansion Fund announced the sale of Vancouver based Delta-Q Technologies Corporation to Italian company Zapi S.p.A. Canadian born company, Delta-Q was founded in 1999 and has been owned by Tandem Expansion for the last 6 years. Continue reading
Textron Specialized Vehicles, maker of E-Z-GO and Cushman products, has announced a recall for gas-powered cars produced between January 20, 2015 through May 5, 2015. There is a flaw in the fuel tank on the affected models that can cause a gas leak posing a fire hazard.
The affected vehicles include the E-Z-GO TXT, TXT 2+2, Freedom TXT, Valor, Express, and terrain vehicles, as well as the Cushman Shuttle, HD, LTO, and LT Safari models. If you own one of these cars, you are urged to call your nearest E-Z-GO/Cushman dealer for a free repair. Textron also recommends that if you use your vehicle prior to having repairs performed, you should not fill the fuel tank over half-capacity.
If you purchased a 2015 E-Z-GO or Cushman gas-powered car and are unsure if your car is included in the recall, you can check the date code, located below the choke handle. The affected cars range from code G2015 to L0515.
The electrical systems on your golf car are designed to operate in a wide range of environments and last for many years if well-maintained. Routine checks should be performed to ensure that a small problem does not become a major repair or cause injuries. This post is not about performing the maintenance, but about safety while using and servicing your electrical system. Continue reading
Recently, we had a service call to repair a battery charger for a local business which was not operational. The charger has been stored outside for years with little to no protection from the elements. Below we discuss our findings below and the condition of the battery charger circuit boards within.
Speed controller failure can happen in many forms. The electronic speed controller in your golf cart or electric vehicle is the most complicated component in the vehicle and is often considered the brain of the electrical system. Although a book could be written on all of the various failures, for the purpose of this article, we’ll stick to simply performance degradation over time and use.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — E-Z-GO introduces its redesigned Freedom TXT personal golf car,
updating the model’s classic look and proven performance and offering a host of enhancements to make the vehicle even more fun for the family, whether it’s crossing the fairways of the golf course or traversing the neighborhood paths.