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Old 02-12-2020, 04:06 PM   #1
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Brand new batteries in RXV and cant get 18 holes in before cart dies. Batteries have been tested and all good there. Anyone else with similar problems/solutions?
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Old 02-12-2020, 06:26 PM   #2
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Brand new batteries in RXV and cant get 18 holes in before cart dies. Batteries have been tested and all good there. Anyone else with similar problems/solutions?
How were the batteries tested?
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Old 02-13-2020, 12:47 AM   #3
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What exact batteries? Not "they are 12v" or "they are 8v", more specific.
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Crown 12 volt CR-GC150

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You're sure they are all getting charged evenly?
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Old 02-13-2020, 06:10 PM   #6
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Default Re: RXV losing power with new batteries

Lack of range (Not travelling 18 holes on a single charge) indicates low storage capacity.

New batteries only have about 75% of their rated storage capacity until they are broken in, which takes a couple dozen charge cycles.

It is winter and for every 15F below 80F (Temperature batteries are rated at), the storage capacity is reduced by 10%.

Batteries have a huge thermal mass, so battery temperature is closer to the overnight low temperature than the daytime temperature on the course.

I suspect your 150AH battery pack has the performance equivalency of a 100AH battery pack, or less.
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