Proper Battery Maintenance
Weekly service (or every 7 uses)

Check battery electrolyte level.
Add water only after charging unless it is below the level of the plates.
If it is below the level of the plates, add just enough water to cover the plates.
After charging, fill with distilled water to just under the level indicator.
Check the level more frequently in hot weather or when batteries are old.

Monthly service (or every 30 uses)
Same as weekly service plus:
Wash tops and terminals of batteries with a solution of baking soda and water.
1 cup baking soda per gallon of water. Rinse solution off batteries and battery compartment. Do not allow this solution to enter the batteries. Let the terminals dry and then coat them with battery terminal protector spray.
Wash underside of golf car and inflate tires to 22psi.

Annual service (or every 200 uses)
Same as monthly service plus:
Bring it in to Fink Golf Cars for annual maintenance
Preparing for off-season

A.Fully charge batteries.
B.Wash tops and terminals of batteries with a solution of baking soda and water (1 cup baking soda per gallon of water). Rinse solution off batteries. Do not allow this solution to enter the batteries. Be sure terminals are tight. Let the terminals dry and then coat them with battery terminal protector spray.
C. Check electrolyte level in the batteries.
D.Inflate tires to 22 psi.
E.      Do not engage the park brake. Chock the wheels to prevent the vehicle from rolling.
F. Leave charger plugged in during storage.
G. Turn key switch off, and place forward and reverse switch in neutral.
Returning to service
A.Fully charge batteries.
B.Inflate tires to 22 psi.
Golf Car Maintenance
Call
(561)753-0035
or
(561)329-2732
Email
mike@finkgolfcarts.com
Fink Golf Cars
150 Business Pkwy, Suite 1
Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411
561-753-0035
www.finkgolfcarts.com
Battery manufacturers recommend charging your cart batteries after every use. This promotes the longevity of the batteries.
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