Electric Golf Cart Power – Gain More

We get a multitude of questions about how to gain more power from an electric golf cart.  As Gain More Power from an Electric Golf Cartwith many questions of this nature, there are several means to an end.  Below, we will discuss how to increase your torque to gain more power from an electric golf cart, as well as define some basic terminology to help understand these concepts.

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Golf Cart Motor Speed Sensor: The Basics

A golf cart motor speed sensor is, in simplest terms, a device which detects or reads theThe Basics of a Golf Cart Motor Speed Sensor rpm of the motor and transmits this information to the speed controller to control various motor functions.  A golf cart motor speed sensor can be mechanical, electrical, or magnetic based.  We’ll discuss several different types, how they operate, why they are needed and symptoms when they fail.

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Battery Terminal Repair on Electric Golf Carts

We get lots of questions regarding battery terminal repair on electric golf carts.  Often, theBattery terminal repairs on Electric Golf Carts need to repair the terminal is due to a melted post, or other scenario that does not allow the power wires to be secured to the terminal.  Rather than replace an otherwise good battery, we’ve gotten creative over the years and have learn how to easily handle this battery terminal repair.

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Golf Cart Rentals: A Retailer’s Woes

Golf cart rentals are a staple of any dealers business and a “necessary evil” if you will. Golf Cart Rentals: A Retailer's Woes From the outside looking in, this would seem a profitable business segment because you make money from the rental of the cart and get the vehicle back to do it again.  However, not all is as is seems in this business.  Within this discussion, we’ll outline some of the pros and cons of the business, headaches, and the potential for damaged vehicles.

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Golf Cart Fuel Pump Problems: Clogged

Golf cart fuel pump problems can often be caused by a clogged up pump due to debris Clogged Fuel Pump 1and other foreign objects.  We did another tutorial last month regarding golf cart fuel pump problems, but we had a special case in the shop a few days ago and thought it might be worth a follow-up. Below, we’ll discuss this case and fuel pump in further detail.

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Golf Cart Charger Diodes: How to Check

We often receive questions about checking golf cart charger diodes.  We have prepared a Checking Golf Cart Charger Diodesgreat tutorial to explain what a diode is, what it does, how to test it, and replacement procedures.  These procedures are relatively simple, but a multi-meter with the capability of testing continuity will be need for testing.

 

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Golf Cart Windshields: Towing Concerns

For many years, we have advised our customers never to tow their golf cart on a trailer orGolf Cart Windshields: Towing Concerns in a truck bed backwards if a windshield is installed.  The reasoning behind this advice is to prevent the windshield from blowing off and causing damage to your cart or others on the road.  In this discussion, we’ll elaborate on how to properly care for your golf cart windshield during the process of moving the vehicle.

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Lock a Golf Cart: Security Ideas

How to lock a golf cart is a question that is frequently posed to us by customers.  ManyLock a Golf Cart folks do not use their golf carts in gated communities with private security. Many are used in campgrounds, on city streets around race tracks and many other public applications where the ability to secure your golf cart is paramount to prevent theft or vandalism.

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