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I HAVE A CELEBRITY DX SCOOTER, IT IS 4 YEARS OLD. I HAVE HAD NEW BATTERIES FITTED, BUT THIS LAST 3 MONTHS THE SCOOTER RUNS FROM NORMAL SPEED TO SLOW AND SLUGGISH THEN BACK TO NORMAL EVERY FEW MINUTES.CAN YOU HELP ME PLEASE. JOHN . THE 2 BRUSHES ARE LOOKING OK

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Hi John.
The problem could be a worn throttle pot ( wig wag ). Next time you are driving the scooter, try moving the ends of the speed lever slowly up and down, instead of in or out as you normally use it. If the throttle pot is worn, moving the lever this way will make the machine speed up or slow down.
Another cause might be a faulty battery lead connector or a faulty motor connector.
Good luck. Neil.

Posted on Jul 07, 2010

  • albertblythe Jul 18, 2010

    HELLO SCOOTERWORKS,

    SORRY FOR THE LATE REPLY, I HAVE BEEN ILL.
    I HAVE TRIED THE LEVERS BUT IT WAS JUST THE SAME.
    MY SON IS GOING TO LOOK AT THE CONTROLLER,
    BUT AT THE MOMENT HE CANNOT SPLIT THE TILLER CONSULE TO LOOK AT IT.
    KIND REGARDS
    JOHN

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SOURCE: PRIDE CELEBRITY DX RUNNING SLOW

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Please Check your Potientiometer also known as a Pot, This is your Speed Control and it may be on the way out after 4 Years ,

My Own Pot Packed up after 11 Months, Try to get a Second hand one as they are Expensive to buy,

Good Luck, Gerry.

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