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.
A battery bank change is slated for the E-Z-GO 2FIVE LSV (Low Speed Electric Vehicle) scheduled for early spring 2014. This change in their standard 48 volt battery bank will take effect on March 1, 2014.
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.