Garrett's Golf Cars Blog

Garrett's Golf Cars Blog

Golf Carts Vs. LSVs: Key Differences You Should Know

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Aug 30, 2023 10:14:13 AM

Low-speed vehicles (LSVs) and golf carts offer convenient, eco-friendly transportation for short trips and errands. But what exactly sets these two types of vehicles apart? Understanding the key differences and unique features of LSVs and golf carts is important so you can eventually choose the right means of transportation for your distinct purposes.

Read More

Looking For A Golf Cart For Sale? - Consider These Factors

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Aug 14, 2023 8:50:49 AM

Buying a golf cart is a major investment, not an impulsive purchase. For this investment to yield optimal results, keeping a definitive plan and list of "must-haves" before engaging with sellers is essential.

With numerous models and options available, the process can quickly become overwhelming, leading to frustration and ending up with a golf cart that neither suits your needs nor provides value for money. 

To guide you in making an ideal golf cart purchase, we’ve compiled a list of the most important factors to consider. Outlining these key criteria will equip you with the knowledge to make a smart decision when buying your new golf cart.

Seriously thinking about buying a golf cart? Download our definitive Golf Cart Buyer’s Guide.

Read More

Topics: Advice on Buying

E-Z-GO vs. Cushman: Comparing Two Leading Golf Cart Brands

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Jun 8, 2023 8:36:59 AM

When it comes to golf carts, two brands stand out among the rest: E-Z-GOand Cushman. With a rich history, unparalleled performance, and a range of customizable options, these leading brands have become the go-to choice. In this blog post, we'll talk about the key features and benefits of both E-Z-GO and Cushman, helping you make informed decisions.

Read More

The Complete Guide to Golf Cart Batteries

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Jun 2, 2023 8:50:30 AM

Today, we will dive into the fascinating world of golf cart batteries. They may not be the most glamorous part of your golf cart, but trust me, they’re essential for a smooth and enjoyable ride. So, let’s explore everything you need to know about golf cart batteries in this complete guide.

Table of Contents:

  • Average Cost of Golf Cart Batteries

  • Best Batteries for Golf Carts

  • How Long Do Golf Cart Batteries Last?

  • How Do I Know What Battery My Golf Cart Needs?

  • Understanding Battery Types

  • How Do You Maintain a Golf Cart Battery?

  • Golf Cart Battery Warranties

  • Choosing a Golf Cart Charger

  • Safety Precautions

Read More

Topics: Golf Cart Batteries

The Ultimate Guide to Golf Cart Rentals in South Carolina Beaches

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on May 1, 2023 9:45:51 AM

Are you planning a trip to South Carolina and wondering how to make the most of your time on the beaches?

Look no further than renting a golf cart! Not only is it a convenient mode of transportation, but it also adds an element of fun to your beach experience. In this ultimate guide, we’ll cover everything you need to know about golf cart rentals on South Carolina beaches, specifically Folly Beach, Isle of Palms, and Sullivans Island.

Table of Contents:

  1. Golf Cart Laws on South Carolina Beaches
  2. Tips for Driving Your Golf Cart on the Beach
  3. Accessories to Enjoy Your Golf Cart on the Beach
  4. Choosing the Right Golf Cart for Your Beach Vacation
Read More

Topics: Rentals, Safety Tips

Why is My Golf Cart Backfiring?

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Mar 27, 2023 11:00:50 AM

Are you hearing a loud bang or pop from your golf cart? That's backfiring!

It can be annoying and concerning, especially if you don't know what's causing it. It is usually caused by an incomplete combustion of the air-fuel mixture inside the engine, which can happen for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of golf cart backfiring include spark plug issues, fuel delivery problems, air intake blockage, and exhaust system issues.

Read More

Topics: Garrett's Golf Car Advice, Repairs

101 Ways to Customize your Golf Cart - The Complete List

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Feb 21, 2023 1:33:04 PM

101 Ways to Customize your Golf Cart - The Complete List

Yes, you heard that right. We’ve found 101 ways to customize your golf cart!

Golf carts have come a long way from the simple vehicles they once were. Today's golf carts are versatile, stylish, and customizable, making them a popular choice for those who want to personalize their ride. Whether you're looking to enhance your golf game, transport guests, or simply make a statement, there are plenty of ways to customize your golf cart. If we’ve missed one, drop a comment! 

Read More

Topics: Customization

How much does a golf cart cost?

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Jan 30, 2023 1:33:39 PM

Golf carts are a popular choice for those looking for a convenient and eco-friendly way to get around on a golf course or in a gated community. But how much do golf carts cost?

The answer to that question can vary greatly depending on the type of golf cart you are looking for.New golf cartscan range from $8,199 to $19,050 or more. It all depends on which brand you choose, your model, and your features. 

Used golf carts are another great option if you want abargain. Used golf carts can start at $4,000. But it can depend on the year and condition of the golf cart. 

Read More

Topics: Advice on Buying, Garrett's Golf Car Advice

How to Rejuvenate your Golf Cart Battery

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Jan 3, 2023 3:13:11 PM

How to bring a golf cart battery back to life

If your golf cart battery doesn’t take you as far as it is used to, we have some tips for you!

We recommend equalizing the cells, cleaning the terminals and cables, and maintaining the correct water level. This extends your battery lifespan and improves its performance.

In another blog, we discusshow to take care of your battery during the winter. While we tell you to clean, charge, and disconnect from any source of the electrical drain. You may need more than this to have your battery ready by spring.

Before you read on, these recommendations only work onlead-acid batteries

Read More

Topics: Garrett's Golf Car Advice, Repairs, Golf Cart Batteries

Buying a Golf Cart from a Dealer vs a Private Seller

Posted by Tara Ann Garrett on Dec 2, 2022 1:27:31 PM


Read More

Topics: Advice on Buying, Garrett's Golf Car Advice