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HOW TO PREP YOUR GOLF CART FOR WINTER STORAGE

We don’t experience much of winter here in Charleston SC, but by now most golf cart and street legal golf cart owners are looking to store their cart for the season while the cold sweeps through. There are a few things you want to do to prep your golf cart for winter storage so you can maintain the best condition while not in use. If you aren’t sure about any of these golf cart winter storage steps, give us a call by clicking here and we would be happy to help! First thing’s first,...

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Street Legal vs Non-Street Legal Golf Carts For Sale

Many people have questions when it comes to street legal golf carts, and it can be confusing to understand why certain electric vehicles are classified as non-street legal. While we can help shed some light on the subject, we always recommend checking your local laws before purchasing a street-legal vehicle to make sure they are accepted in your area. Low Speed Vehicles (LSV’s) are built to meet the federal requirements of the Department of Transportation (DOT). They can only have speeds up to 25 mph, and must include DOT-approved upgrades such as seatbelts, windshield...

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Maintaining Your Electric Golf Cart

Performing regular maintenance on your electric golf cart, street legal golf cart, or low-speed vehicle is the best way to ensure your vehicle stays in peak performance. Consistent care and attention can not only prevent costly premature repairs, it can also help extend the life of your batteries while keeping your vehicle looking good and running well.  Owner’s or Operation Manual First, be sure to download a copy of your owner’s or operation manual so you can read about your detailed maintenance guide and troubleshoot any issues when things go...

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Gas vs Electric: Which Golf Cart is Right for You?

There are many things to consider when choosing which between a gas or electric golf cart, so we'll go over the basic differences and determining factors to help you decide which is best for you. Golf carts first came about in the 1930s, designed for the periodic stopping and starting required on the golf course, but they were not commonly accepted and used in the golfing community until the 1950s. Gas-powered golf carts run off a small gasoline engine and electric start setup, while electric golf carts are powered by an electric motor with a set of...

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Safety Tips for Operating Your Street Legal Golf Cart

When it comes to operating your street legal golf cart or electric vehicle, safety should always be your top priority. You may think it’s hard to get injured on a golf cart, but more golf cart accidents happen per year than most people realize. Even though it’s fun to ride, it’s also important to keep you in your friends and family safe. Here are a few tips from Bintelli on how to safely operate your golf cart. Keep your arms and legs in the vehicle at all times. One of the most common golf cart injuries are...

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