Electric Vehicles

Electric Car Questions? Ask a Electric Car Mechanic Online.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Electric Vehicles

When backing up and turning in one direction, the steering

Customer Question
wheel locke and will not...
When backing up and turning in one direction, the steering wheel locke and will not move unless you go forward Why?
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Electric Vehicles
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Electric Vehicles Question
Answered in 2 hours by:
8/11/2016
Electric Vehicle Mechanic: Curtis B., Other replied 1 year ago
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Other
Category: Electric Vehicles
Satisfied Customers: 929
Experience: Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
Verified

worn steering parts, or a broken spring can cause it, or a gearbox that has bad bearing. What is year model of cart? DS or President.

Ask Your Own Electric Vehicles Question
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Other
Category: Electric Vehicles
Satisfied Customers: 929
929 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.

Curtis B. is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis B.

Curtis B.

Other

929 satisfied customers

Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.

Dr. Hamman

Dr. Hamman

ASE Certified Technician

23 satisfied customers

I am ASE certified and have 35+ years experience, with an engineering background. I also specialize in electronics.

CC-Tech

CC-Tech

Technician

18 satisfied customers

25 years experience in the field of troubleshooting and repair of golf cars; both gasoline and electric powered.

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,232 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,719 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,528 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

669 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

< Previous | Next >

Related Electric Vehicles Questions
Have a 1997 48V club car. Good batteries. Lights work.
Have a 1997 48V club car. Good batteries. Lights work. Buzzes in reverse. Doesn't move. Any ideas? … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Batteries charged but it wont go Ezgo48ext. Its done this
Yes its done this before and it seems to heal itself runs fine for a month or two then all of a sudden does it again Lol … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
I have a 2013 36v star car. Ive been troubleshooting the
I have a 2013 36v star car. Ive been troubleshooting the solenoid and now when I turn the key I seem to get no power to the front panel. I do get power to the speed controller. Cant see any loose wire… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
We have a Yamaha sunclassic G5E, dated 1989. Cannot get 12
We have a Yamaha sunclassic G5E, dated 1989. Cannot get 12 volts at headlights - volt meter registers 6-1/2 volts with all lights on - use of accessories, lights dim - checked wires (except under cart… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
It has a whining noise and vibration and will not start
It has a whining noise and vibration and will not start consistently. It is less than 1 year old. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Cart runs slow and jerks. Ezgo electric mide 1990. Going to
cart runs slow and jerks JA: What is the make/model/year of your car? Customer: ezgo electric mide 1990 JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far? Customer: going to try che… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Batteries are charged up to 50 volts on a 48 volt system and
batteries are charged up to 50 volts on a 48 volt system and when we start to go to high speed it starts and gets to full speed at about 15 second and slows to slow sped. the # of the cart is zone ele… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
My wife was driving our Smart Car and when she went to park
Hi. My wife was driving our Smart Car and when she went to park it, the car wouldn't gi … read more
Michael Solis
Michael Solis
237 satisfied customers
I own a 2000 EV Ford Ranger which quit taking a charge. I am
I own a 2000 EV Ford Ranger which quit taking a charge. I am towing my truck to a mechanic today who is willing to work on fixing my problem. I would like to tell him how to safely disable the high vo… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
I have a 2009 RXV ezgo electric cart, that when i turn the
Hi i have a 2009 RXV ezgo electric cart, that when i turn the key the solenoid clicks in and then straight out, and the cart wont go at all … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
I have a 1995 ezgo txt. I have 38v across the battery pack
Good morning. I have a 1995 ezgo txt. I have 38v across the battery pack but my onboard voltage meter doesn't light up, the solenoid will not close and no movement.Any suggestions. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Forward travel is very erratic in speed unless at full
forward travel is very erratic in speed unless at full speed. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
I put in New batteries and now it runs at the speed of a
I put in New batteries and now it runs at the speed of a normal golf cart and used to go much faster (it says caution on a factory sticker that says it goes much faster than regular cart) … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
A friend has a txt Ezgo shuttle cart with hydraulic brakes
A friend has a txt Ezgo shuttle cart with hydraulic brakes that lock up when coming to a stop on its own. The brake master was replace, because we could not bleed the brakes, that problem was solved. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
I have a 2002 48v transporter 4. Just changed to new
I have a 2002 48v transporter 4. Just changed to new batteries but cart won't move, lights won't come on, etc. … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Brought the cart in and hooked up the charger. Got a quick
Brought the cart in and hooked up the charger. Got a quick flash of green then it flashes 2 red. The cart doesnt appear to be discharged. This really surprised me. What do 2 red flashes indicate and w… read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
Ust clicks when I push the pedal. Just now when i start
just now when i start clinck in the battery area or back … read more
Curtis B.
Curtis B.
Other
929 satisfied customers
2015 Precedent with Club Car batteries 6x8. Charge warning
2015 Precedent with Club Car batteries 6x8. Charge warning light comes on near end of 18 holes. Are batteries on way out after two years. If I replace am reluctant to go with Club Car batteries. Will … read more
George H.
George H.
ASE Certified Technician
Associate Degree
1,528 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x