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Experience:  Worked on fleet of various electric vehicles, golf carts, scissor lifts and electric booms.
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2004 ez go that runs fine for awhile, but after it has run

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2004 ez go that runs fine for awhile, but after it has run awhile or the pedal has been depressed a lot it fails to run forward, most of the time you can run in reverse for a minute or two and then it will run in foreward again. Any ideas?
JA: What is the model of your '04 electric?
Customer: I will have to go look, be right back
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Thought about changing out the solenoid under the seat in the battery compartment but have done nothing yet
JA: Have you changed a battery before?
Customer: Yes the batteries are only a year or so old, this is the second set of batteries since we bought it in 2008
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: do you need the model number?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Electric Vehicles
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

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

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

Where is the forward /reverse switch? On the dash or behind the knee? If on dash, the controller makes the directional change. If it is the big switch behind the knee, the f/r switch makes directional change.