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Headlight hookup

Postby jtr11453 » Sun May 20, 2012 7:16 pm

PLEASE HELP, I purchased headlights for my 99 easygo I installed them on the front cowl of my cart ,ran wires up too batterys( by the way these lights are 12 volt) i hooked blk too ground, red too positive and lights blew right out, now i have too replace the halogen bulbs, Could someone please send me an email with a picture of the battery area and maybe alittle mark too show me which battery too hookup this setup, i guess i pushed 36 volts thru a 12 volt light and thats why they blewout, yes this is a 36 volt cart,Any help would be appreciated, But a picture would be a thousand words. Thanks, Email is jtr11453@yahoo.com
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Re: Headlight hookup

Postby HotRodCarts » Thu May 24, 2012 12:23 pm

You need to use two batteries that are connected in series for 12 volts. Best bet is get yourself a volt meter so you can check the voltage if you're not sure. Here's a link to a wiring diagram that shows one way of connecting to th pack for 12 volts
http://cartaholics.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=3266&view=findpost&p=35159
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Re: Headlight hookup

Postby NJDevil » Fri Aug 03, 2012 6:18 am

Wow sorry to hear that I will keep that in mind when i rewire up my cart
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