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Old 10-23-2017, 05:10 PM   #1
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Default Battery Charge Indicator Issue

Hello all!! I am finally putting on my new body and my light/horn/turn signal kit. I also installed brand new T105 batteries. My cart is a 1990 DS. It has not ever had a charge indicator on it, so I decided to put on on while I do all this other work to it.

I have an issue though. My 3 prong digital indicator will not work when connected to the key switch the way the instruction indicate. I have it wired correctly, but the only way to get anything is to wire the #1 & #4 as constant hot and #2 negative.

I did some searching and found someone with my same issue (quoted his solution below). He found a solution and asked if it would be ok, but I didn't see any replies as to whether it would hurt anything or not or give an accurate reading. Any advice? Thanks!

Originally Posted by ruger.john View Post
Man something freaky is going on with the cart.

Well I try to do what you said and it doesn't light up the LED. However, if I take the positive from the #1 battery to the #1 post, the #2 post to the blue wire on the key switch and ground #4, it works. It turns on and off with the key.

I'm just not sure if this will cause any damage? Any ideas? i don't mind it being this way as long as I won't fry anything. The cart still drives and moves and everything so maybe its ok. I just would like to be certain though.

Thanks for all the help :)
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Old 10-23-2017, 06:24 PM   #2
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Default Re: Battery Charge Indicator Issue

Not sure about your cart, but some carts have a negative key switch.
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