Golf Cart Bodies
There may be times when you need to replace golf cart bodies. Just a few examples of when this might become an issue with you is when you have an accident and there is damage to the vehicle shell or when you get sick and tired of looking at the same body year in and year out. This article looks at a few ways to make this work as easy as possible and as affordable as possible.
Switching out golf cart bodies is a lot more common than you might think. Granted, in some areas it is less common, but even so, with the new technology employed in manufacturing most people handy with tools can do the work and do it well.
The easiest type of projects when it comes to golf cart bodies is to switch out the exact same styles. This often happens when an accident has occurred and the owner wants the same style he or she had before the damage took place. The way to make this work easy is to make sure you have the exact model number with you when you place your order. You need to know the year, make, and model and if there were any accessories added to it at the time of purchase.
If you want to change out your current shell for a totally different one, you need to exercise some added caution before you order. Many online vendors are now offering customized golf cart bodies that fit most popular brand chassis styles. The trick is making sure that you have the correct information on your vehicle when you order. The best way to make sure you get this right is to have your vehicle paperwork with you when you order. The second trick is to make sure that what you are ordering has been fitted for your particular make and model. Double checking all of these details will help prevent disappointment later on.
Once you have the new shell, it is time to decide if you are going to do the work or hire someone to do it for you. If you are not handy or if you do not have the time to do this work, consider hiring someone to help. If you wish, you can take the new shell and the vehicle to a custom body shop and ask them to do the work. These professionals have the tools and the expertise to give the best results.
One last thought about new golf cart bodies and that has to do with hardware and accessories. More often than not, you will need to buy new screws, bolts, nuts, etc as many of these items will not be able to be reused once they come off the old shell. Depending on how old your vehicle is, these items may have to be cut off in order to free up the shell. The good news is these items are often very affordable and once you have the new items in place they will last a long time.