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Old 08-16-2011, 01:26 PM   #1
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Default TXT series speed upgrades

Hello, I am wondering what is the best way to speed up a series txt without spending a fortune on motor and controller, if this is possible. I know it is easy with a PDS, you just plug in the chip for $10, but thats not what im working with. any help is appreciated.
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Old 08-16-2011, 02:03 PM   #2
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$=speed

is it all stock???

controller
4ga wires
hd f/r switch
bigger tires
hd solenoid
48v conversion

motor
speed gears

speed is expensive as I have been finding out over the past few months
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Old 08-16-2011, 02:20 PM   #3
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

Like northwest said, on a series cart $ = speed.

the 48V conversion is the way to go

You'll need, as mentioned:
controller
2 or 4ga wire set
hd f/r switch
hd solenoid
2 more batteries

Adding in bigger (taller tires) will trade off some torque for speed.

With all of the stuff in my sig, I'm just now hitting 20MPH, with the wind behind me When I'm loaded down with two people and our gear for hunting, I'm happy hitting 17-18MPH.

Motor is going to PlumQuick as soon as I can
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Old 08-16-2011, 02:50 PM   #4
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

All stock. I live in a golf course community and have noticed some seemingly normal series carts hitting some high speeds, but it looks like I am going to have to ad $$$$$$$$$ to the equation. Any way, whats the best place to get a controller and will my fleet motor handle 20 or 25 mph?
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Old 08-16-2011, 02:58 PM   #5
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

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scottyb will hook you up for a price no doubt, but it will be worth it

tell him what you got and what you want to do.. they say 48v conversion will add 30% more speed and 30% more torque. you will need a controller solenoid 4 ga wires a hd f/r switch and 2 6v batteries

$500 on a controller, f/r switch $100, wires $220, batteries $250 prices are just estimates but 1000 bucks will probably do it, the sky is the limit



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Old 08-16-2011, 03:08 PM   #6
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

Is that really the only way, or can I get away with just a controller or something because $1000 is a bit steep for 5mph
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Old 08-16-2011, 03:23 PM   #7
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baby steps. any way you look at it its expensive.

how old are your batteries???? technically you should have all batteries around the same age.
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Old 08-16-2011, 05:39 PM   #8
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

I ran 20 mph with 48v to the stock 36v motor, F/R, and solenoid for quite a while before I finally finished the conversion properly. I did have 4g welding cable throughout.
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Old 08-19-2011, 07:36 PM   #9
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Default Re: TXT series speed upgrades

Acyually I was wrong, it was a 400 AMP unit.......

http://www.shopezgo.com/products/Con...roduct_id=1913

I think the original was a 350 AMP......
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Old 08-20-2011, 09:01 AM   #10
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Actually, I have looked some more and you are right, it is 275 and 350a.
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