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HyBike model: polarity schematic

Helping a friend replace batteries in his HyBike model:Polarity.Have replaced batteries with same voltage batteries that are smaller lighter and more amp hour rating. I didn't take it apart,the problem is i have two red wires that will both reach the positive post of the battery stack, i don't want to hook them both up and possibly burn something up and i don't see another connection point for the second red wire. i appreciat any help you can give

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Check the voltage rating of the motor (for example 12 volts). If the voltage rating of the battery is half the voltage rating of the motor, then connect one bike wire to the + post of the first battery, connect the - post of that battery to the + post of the second battery and connect the second bike wire to the - post of the second battery. This is a series connection. Two 6 volt batteries connected in series will provide 12 volts. If the voltage of the motor and the battery is the same there would be another connector so I do not think that is the case for your setup.

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