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I have a 1992 ezgo marathon it is a 36 volt system, my sun

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I have a 1992 ezgo marathon it is a 36 volt system, my sun in law ran it on 48 volts and now it dosnt go.what do you kink happened.
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Electric Vehicles
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 12 months ago.

?? How do you run it on 48 volts? Does the charger come on now when attached to cart?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 12 months ago.

Do you have a voltmeter to check the unit? Does the solenoid click when the pedal is pushed?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
i have a 1992 ezgo marathon 36 volt system it was run on 48 volts and now it don't run.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 12 months ago.

?? How do you run it on 48 volts? Does the charger come on now when attached to cart?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 12 months ago.

Do you have a voltmeter to check the unit? Does the solenoid click when the pedal is pushed?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
no the solenoid dosnt click, and I do have a voltmeter.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Use voltmeter and see if you have 36 volts to both sides of the solenoid.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Both should!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

The small posts on the solenoid is what the foot pedal has to energize to close the solenoid and make the connection.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 11 months ago.

Did you find the loss of voltage? Please rate to close.