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Category: Electric Vehicles
Satisfied Customers: 26016
Experience:  Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
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2014 Yamaha new batteries, 2 different chargers, after a

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2014 Yamaha new batteries, 2 different chargers, after a couple of holes acts like charge is gone
JA: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?
Customer: have not tested the new batteries, no leaks
JA: What is the model of your '14 electric?
Customer: not by it right now I want to say YDRA
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: new batteries and different chargers, no Yamaha dealers near me
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: that's all I know, can't play a full round of golf
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Electric Vehicles
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
2014 Yamaha golf cart, new batteries, 2 different chargers, after a couple of holes acts like charge is gone. same thing that caused me yo buy new batteries
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Does charge come on as soon as attached to cart, and does it run for full cycle charge, around 8 hours?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Do you have a voltmeter to test battery pack voltage?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Short delay but seems like normal with other chargers I have had. I have a bolt meter will have to find it
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Not sure how long it runs have not really checked that
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

Check pack voltage, then plug in charger and check again, voltage should increase by at least 6 volts.

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Will do
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 3 months ago.

OK>