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Category: Electric Vehicles
Satisfied Customers: 885
Experience:  Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
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Battery display showa adrop of 1 or 2 bars after i have

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battery display showa adrop of 1 or 2 bars after i have driven only 2 or 3 miles. I checked voltage on each batery
JA: Have you tested the battery with a voltmeter? And can you see if it's leaking or not?
Customer: each battery had a voltage of around 15.4 v before recharging. On recharging each side had a voltage close to 54 volts.
JA: What is the model of your '15 Ford?
Customer: model year 2002 Think
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Tested batteries myself No other problems with vehicle Total mileage is 1000 miles
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Electric Vehicles
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Thanks for giving me the opportunity to work with you! I will do my best to help.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Make and model? 48 volt system? Golf cart, not a electric street car? usually they are 72 volts.??

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Vehicle is a 2002 Ford think registered with the proper Vin number so it's a street vehicle but it's golf cart configuration
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Ford Think is 72 volt car.??? Why do you only have 4 12 volt batteries? Am I seeing this wrong? See attached bulliten.