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Read This First (FAQ's)
Posted - 10/15/2009 : 10:42:15
In order to help everyone find things in the FAQ's a little easier I've created this index by category.
1. How do I troubleshoot what's wrong?
2. How can I make my Power wheels (or other ride on) faster?
3. How do I get the wheels off?
4. What Model do I have?
5. Where can I buy replacement parts?
6. How do I fix unibody Jeep front end sag/alignment problems.
7. How fast is my vehicle?
8. How can I add traction to my vehicle?
9. What paint should I use on the plastic parts?
10. Where can I find factory decals?
11. How do I add decals or stickers?
12. Should I use LED's for lighting?
13. How do I resize and post a picture to the forum?
14. Are there any video how to's?
Batteries, Wiring & Electrical
1. How is my vehicle wired?
2. How do I install a new battery?
3. What must I do for battery modifications?
4. How long should my batteries run for?
5. Which charger should I use?
6. Do I need an inline fuse/circuit breaker, and what size?
7. Can I use a lawnmower type or car battery in my Power Wheels?
8. Do I need to upgrade wiring?
9. How do I connect the batteries to get 18 volts?
10. Where can I buy batteries?
11. How do I convert from two 6 volt batteries to one 12 volt battery?
12. Parallel/Series wiring how-to.
13. How do I Solder?
14. How do I use a Multimeter?
15. What voltage should my batteries show when fully charged? How can I tell when my batteries are bad?
16. Battery Connectors
17. What is a Battery Desulfator?
18. How do I clean my switches?
19. How do I read motor amps (current)?
20. How does variable speed throttle work? How can I add it?
21. How do I add a Remote Kill Switch or a Key Switch?
22. How do I add a seperate brake pedal?
23. A Crimping and Soldering Tutorial
Motors, Gearing & Drivetrain
1. What Gearbox do I have?
2. How do I break in a motor?
3. What size motors do I have?
4. Where can I get upgraded/aftermarket motors, what kind should I get?
5. Should I oil my motors? What oil to use?
6. Should I break in my motors? How?
7. How do motors work?
8. How do I lube my gearbox?
1. How do I upgrade a Dumar Raptor to 18V?
2. How do I convert a Power Wheels KFX Ninja from a Twist Throttle to a Turbo Button throttle?
3. How do I convert my Gator to an HLR shifter without having to change the wiring harness out?
Edited by - gseric69 on 08/26/2010 08:15:11
Read This First (FAQ's)
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