Frequently Asked Questions

  • Vehicle Information

    How do you find the model year of a Club Car golf cart?

    The serial number on your Club Car can help you determine the model year. The serial number of each vehicle is printed on a bar code decal mounted either below the passenger side cup holder or above the accelerator or brake pedal (Example: PH0901-123456, as shown, or F9901123456). The letters or letter at the beginning of the serial number (1) indicate the vehicle model, could be one or two letters. The following four digits (2) indicate the model year and production week during which the vehicle was built. The six digits following the hyphen (3) represent the unique sequential number assigned to each vehicle built within a given model year.

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    For further information, contact your local authorized Club Car dealer.

    How do I locate and read my serial number?

    Please follow the instructions above and listed on our Owner's Manuals page.

    How do I obtain an Owner's Manual?

    Please follow the instructions listed on our Owner's Manuals page.

    How do I know what model Club Car I have?

    The serial number on your Club Car can help you determine the model type. See instructions above for locating and reading your serial number. A directory of serial number codes and associated model types can be found here.

    For further information, contact your local authorized Club Car dealer.

    Where can I obtain a wiring diagram for my vehicle?

    You will need to contact an authorized Club Car dealer for assistance. Find one near you by clicking here.

    How can I find out if there are any recalls or product updates?

    Current recalls are listed on our Safety page.

    I am having trouble with my Club Car vehicle, where can I get help?

    Please contact your local dealer. The dealer can provide service for your vehicle and will work with you to correct any problems that may arise.

    How do I get a spare key for my vehicle?

    Please contact your local dealer to purchase an additional key.

  • General Information

    Where is Club Car located?

    Corporate Headquarters and manufacturing facilities are located in Evans, Georgia, USA.

    Where are Club Car Vehicles made?

    Club Car LLC, a division of Ingersoll-Rand, is headquartered in Evans, GA. Most vehicles are assembled at the Club Car headquarters.
    We also manufacture some vehicles in Wuijang, China for sale in the Asia-Pacific market. 

    Does Club Car sponsor charities or community programs?

    Club Car supports many charities and community programs. All requests must be in writing on organization letterhead. Requesting organizations must be 501c3 corporations. Please submit requests to:

    Club Car Citizenship Council
    P.O. Box 204658
    Augusta, GA 30917
    Fax: 706-869-9864

    How do I find out about employment opportunities at Club Car?

    Search for Club Car Job Postings on the Ingersoll Rand website.

    Is Club Car a member of the International Light Transporation Vehicle Association?

    Yes. The International Light Transportation Vehicle Association, Inc.® (ILTVA), formerly known as National Golf Car Manufacturers Association, is an accredited standards developer under the American National Standards Institute. Request ANSI Standards for golf cars.

    How much does a golf cart cost?

    Club Car models represent the best-in-class in light transportation vehicles. Club Car MSRP prices vary across new models from just over $7,000 to $25,000 USD.

    Do golf carts have titles?

    When a golf cart is purchased, a bill of sale is given to the buyer. Check with your local municipality to determine if you can apply for a title. 

    How much does a golf cart weigh?

    Overall Club Car weight depends on the vehicle’s powertrain, seating, and model type. Weight can range from 600 lbs to 1800 lbs. Check vehicle specifications on clubcar.com for further details.

    Do golf carts have VIN numbers?

    Club Car Low Speed Vehicles (LSVs) have VIN numbers.
    Non-LSV Club Car vehicles do not have VIN numbers. Instead, serial numbers are used. 

    The serial number of each vehicle is printed on a bar code decal mounted either below the passenger side cup holder or above the accelerator or brake pedal (Example: PH0901-123456, as shown, or F9901123456). The letters or letter at the beginning of the serial number (1) indicate the vehicle model, could be one or two letters. The following four digits (2) indicate the model year and production week during which the vehicle was built. The six digits following the hyphen (3) represent the unique sequential number assigned to each vehicle built within a given model year.

    For further information, contact your local authorized Club Car dealer, or call 1.800.ClubCar

    What does DS stand for in Club Car golf carts?

    The Club Car DS model type, in production from 1980 to 2014, was named after Dom Saporito, a vehicle designer at Club Car in the 1980s. The DS model was named after Dom, thanks to his input in the design.

    Are gas golf carts better than electric?

    Club Car vehicles support different usage types. Depending on your use, preferred performance and features will vary. Factors for consideration include: range, sustainability, power, noise level, geography. Check with your local authorized Club Car dealer to find the right car for you.

    Can you ride golf carts on the road?

    Club Car manufactures low-speed vehicles (LSV) for both personal and commercial use. These vehicles could be considered street-legal and be driven on specified roads, dependent upon the rules and regulations of the region. Each state, county and city has different guidelines for what features must be included on a golf cart or personal transportation vehicle in order to make it street-legal. Check with your local Department of Motor Vehicles for the specific vehicle requirements and registration process in your area. Your local dealer can advise the right vehicle for you.

    Do you need a license plate for a golf cart?

    License plate requirements for golf carts vary by region. ILTVA® has available a compendium of state laws respecting golf cars and PTVs compiled in July 2013 by ILTVA’s general counsel. The data was retrieved from website sources, in most cases official state government sites. Your local authorized Club Car dealer can help you determine the requirements for your region.

    What is a good price for a used golf cart?

    There are a variety of factors that influence the value of a used Club Car vehicle. Check with your local authorized Club Car dealer for details.

    What is the most expensive golf cart?

    You can customize your golf cart to any price range. Diamond-studded golf cart, anyone? Our Custom Solutions department can create just about any vehicle you can imagine.

    What kind of battery does a gas golf cart use?

    Club Car gas powered vehicles require a 12V battery.

  • Investor Information

    Club Car is a publicly traded company and is part of Ingersoll Rand.

    Ingersoll Rand is a global diversified firm providing products, services and solutions to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. Driven by a 100-year-old tradition of technological innovation, we enable our customers to create progress and a positive impact in their world.

    See more on the Investor Relations section of Ingersoll Rand's website. Club Car trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "IR."

  • Authorized Dealers and Distributors

    How do I contact the closest authorized Club Car dealer?

    Find yours on the Dealer Locator page.

    Do all Club Car dealers carry the same product?

    No. Our dealers carry a variety of products from consumer golf cars to fleet golf cars to commercial and consumer utility vehicles. The Dealer Locator sorts these dealers for you.

    Are all Club Car dealers also authorized service dealers?

    Yes. All authorized dealers are also authorized service dealers, and can assist with parts or service questions.

    How do I find an international Club Car distributor?

    International Club Car dealers and distributors may be found in the Dealer Locator.

    How do I become a Club Car dealer?

    Please call 1-800-CLUB CAR or click here to learn more.  We look forward to learning more about you!

  • Potential Suppliers

    I am interested in becoming a supplier to Club Car. What is the process?

    The Global Supplier Quality Manual provides guidelines for Ingersoll Rand Suppliers to meet or exceed in order to supply direct parts, raw materials, service parts and sourced products purchased by Ingersoll Rand. Club Car also adheres to the policies contained in the manual. Click here to access the manual.

  • Warranty

    What is my vehicle's warranty?

    The length of the warranty, and what it covers, depends on the vehicle. Contact your dealer or distributor or review the warranty section in your owner's manual.

    If I make modifications to my vehicle, will it still be covered?

    Only Club Car authorized accessories installed by a Club Car authorized service dealer are covered.

    What happens if I sell the vehicle?

    In some cases the warranty is transferable; please check with your local dealer for details.

    How are repairs handled under my factory warranty?

    If you experience problems with your vehicle, take it to an authorized Club Car dealer. They will diagnose the problem and repair the vehicle. If it is covered by Club Car, the dealer will submit the required paperwork to Club Car on your behalf.

    Please note that the vehicle must be taken to an authorized dealer for the repairs to potentially be covered.

    Can I go to a non-Club Car dealer for warranty work?

    No, only an authorized Club Car dealer or distributor may perform warranty work on your vehicle.

    Is my warranty good outside of the United States?

    Yes, at an authorized Club Car dealer or distributor.

    How long is the factory warranty on my Club Car accessory?

    Coverage depends upon your vehicle. Please refer to the Warranty section of your owner's manual or contact your local Club Car authorized dealer.

    How do I transfer the warranty on my vehicle if I sell it? Is it transferable?

    The warranty is not always transferable. Please contact your authorized dealer or distributor for information on how to transfer the warranty.

     

  • Insurance-related Questions

    What is the value of my used vehicle?

    This is a common question, but one that is impossible to answer accurately sight unseen. As an automobile's value depends on age, cosmetic condition and mechanical condition, as well as any options or accessories on the vehicle, the same is true for golf cars.

    Talk to a local dealer, who can provide more details regarding your vehicle and help provide an estimated value.

    How do I obtain a Manufacturer's Certificate of Origin?

    Please contact us and we will respond with further instructions.

    Is my vehicle street legal?

    Each local municipality has its own set of rules and regulations. We recommend contacting your local government for additional information to determine what is needed for your vehicle to become street legal. An authorized dealer may also be able to help.

  • Club Car Apparel

    How can I purchase Club Car-related items?

    Please visit the Club Car Brand Store.

  • Have more Questions?

    I have questions about Club Car vehicles your website does not answer. What should I do?

    Your local authorized Club Car dealer is the expert on the Club Car products they carry, and can help with any additional questions.

    Why can't I see some of the pages on your website?

    The Club Car website utilizes pop-ups to display information. To ensure that you can view this information, please check your computer settings. You may need to enable pop-ups.

    How can I submit a question to Club Car?

    If you were unable to find your answer you can submit your question through our Contact Us page.