We get a multitude of questions about how to gain more power from an electric golf cart. As with many questions of this nature, there are several means to an end. Below, we will discuss how to increase your torque to gain more power from an electric golf cart, as well as define some basic terminology to help understand these concepts.
A golf cart motor speed sensor is, in simplest terms, a device which detects or reads the rpm of the motor and transmits this information to the speed controller to control various motor functions. A golf cart motor speed sensor can be mechanical, electrical, or magnetic based. We’ll discuss several different types, how they operate, why they are needed and symptoms when they fail.