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Old 06-16-2013, 01:06 PM   #6171 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by duncan View Post
Hi Guys

I have been driving my car,
I have "lost" throttle four times now - driving normally - then no power
This may be when I have backed the throttle off

The car slows - goes to the side of the road - then I have throttle again and drive of
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Suggestions???
In addition to other suggestions, I've had issues with the motor over speed tripping at seemingly random times. I traced it to times when the motor is spinning in neutral and I apply power and ease the clutch in (like coming out of a turn). If I dropped the clutch too hard and there was a sudden drop in motor rpm, the controller thought that was an over speed event and shut down for 2 sec.

Obviously, if you don't have the over speed set up, this won't be a problem. But, if you do, maybe disable it for now and see if it goes away.

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