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Only goes in reverse after recent charging

Recently charged the battery and now the gator only goes in reverse and does not go forward at all. Took the gear shifter apart and both switches move easily and the connection from front to back, seems intact. I did take it apart to make sure no dirt was in the connection and it seems fine. Need help please.

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  • emc4kids Apr 28, 2009

    Mine will only go in reverse, replaced the hi/low switch and I still have the same problem,any ideas?

  • Anonymous May 05, 2009

    We just encountered the same problem. The gator is fully charged but will only kick into reverse. I need a solution also.

  • Anonymous May 09, 2009

    mine goes in reverse in the "1" and "2" gears. it will go forward in "R". so, everything is switched around.

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I would replace the high/low switch and the reverse switch.
I had the same problem of it not going forward, but I just replaced the high/low switch. It turns out 1 month later I had to replace the reverse switch.
Here is the link to the site that I found my switches on.
http://www.shopjandl.com/mepu0003.html
Hope this helps

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