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My Pride Wrangler PMV will not move. Battery is fully charged, lights and horn work. My repair person said the controller was sending out an error code on the throttle so he ordered and no change in read out. New controller is now recommended at $1,500 for part alone. Any other solutions? Why so much money? Do they fail frequently?

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Bailey I think you said that the throttle pot was replaced and you are still getting the problem? Did your guy also check the speed pot? They can cause the same problem as a bad throttle pot. The controller is the brains and yes they are expensive but I question $1500. No they fail very seldom and usually its another part. How old is the scooter? There is a one year warranty on the controller. The dealer cost for the controller is about 1/3 of what you were quoted. Maybe a little wrangling could reduce your cost. But I would want all things checked first. Hope this helps you

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Hello.this is the 3rd time i have wrote you an answer,hopefully this time it will be sent.im disabled myself,so i know what its like to be without ur scooter.if you download:troubleshooting_2007 SHOPRIDER.pdf and go by their set way of doing things.its an Adobe Acrobat Document.& im sure you will be happy with this,& should have ur wheels back soon.please rate me as in thumbs up 1 to 4 as to how you feel i helped,Colin.

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