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I have a Pharmore Wizzard scooter. I have replaced the batteries and sometimes the scooter works and sometimes it doesn't, if I go over a bump it cuts out. The diagnostic light was flashing 7 times so I replaced the speed pot, it now flashes 8 times. What could be wrong with it?

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hi, ok that's sounds about right, the speed pot hat is attached to the throttle lever is normally about 5K in value.

Posted on Feb 19, 2010

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You will more than likely need a new speed pot but some are connected to the throttle pot as well so it could be that which is at fault. Could also be wiring or worst case, control box but this is unlikely.

Posted on Mar 18, 2010

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Hi. This sounds difficult. I have had a few scooters move slowly forward or in reverse, but not both. Normally if the speed pot ( wig wag ) is not exactly in the central position, they can do this.
It is possible for a scooter to have your problem, if the speed lever is binding or rubbing on the housing. Normally the lever is returned to the middle by a spring around the speed pot shaft. If this spring is loose or broken, then this could also cause the problem. Sometimes a small spot of oil or grease will help.
To check the speed lever is in the middle, slowly move the lever for forward untill you hear the brake solenoid release. Now release the lever and slowly pull it for reverse untill you hear the brake solenoid release. Make sure that the speed lever moves the same amount for forward as it does for reverse. If not adjust it with the key off.
If you get the machine to drive properly, then change the controller to see if it is OK.
As for the beeping, a lot of machines will go into an error mode if the speed lever is not in the central position when you turn the key on. This is a safety precausion.
Good luck. Neil.

Posted on Jun 07, 2010

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If the batteries are charged and the brake is in the drive possition, it is possible that either there is a problem with the Wig Wag (forward/reverse paddle control) or the speed pot. Some ideas for you to look at.

Posted on Aug 01, 2010

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SOURCE: my scooter blinks 7 times indicating the speed pot

Hi,
Please don't worry this can be easily solved.This is an error.Technically calling it has Flash Code #7
Flash Code #7 is caused due to Throttle Pot or Speed Pot Error

Click here to download the repair manual PDF.

Since the steps are diagrammatic,i will give you the PDF,Please follow the PDF.The solution is in page no 16.

post a comment for further assistance.
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Posted on Aug 26, 2010

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