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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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My electric golf cart gets very slow uphill. every since i

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My electric golf cart gets very slow uphill.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: every since i bought it used
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: if i can
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: its a 99 easy go
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

Make and model? Voltage? Do you have a voltmeter to check each battery's voltage?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

1999 Ezgo, 36 volts!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

How old are the batteries?Any one weak battery or a bad connection will affect the whole system.

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
36 volt. And the batteries are a couple years old. But always had this problem
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
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Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

I would use voltmeter and check the voltage while driving , to see what happens to the battery voltage. With it slowing on hills , voltage has to be dropping!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you get to check the batteries?