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Category: Electric Vehicles
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Experience:  Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
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How can the GEM acc, be made into hand control disabled

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How can the GEM acc, be made into hand control for my disabled daughter?
JA: What is the model/year of your electric?
Customer: Have not bought it yet...searching for possibities.
JA: What year is your electric?
Customer: could be any
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: would try myself....have not tried anything yet
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: only the acc. would need to be changed to hand not foot.
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Electric Vehicles
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Foot pedal is a rheostat type switch, and is stand alone. You would have to only change the control so it come be moved by hand, and the wires rerouted or possibly lengthened, but there is no reason it could not be changed to a hand operation.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you work it out?