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A community wiki dedicated to the Go Motorboard's 1500X, 2000X and 2000XR motorboards.  This wiki is supported by a volunteer community and is not in any way affiliated with Roth Motors or Go Sporting Goods, etc.  It is a non-commercial site, and everything here is available under the terms of the [[GNU Free Documentation License]].  Why in the world would anyone want to support a product from a company that went bankrupt? [[Why Support?|Click here]].
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[[image:carectomy.jpg|thumb|[http://www.carectomy.com/go-motorboard-2000xr-review/ Carectomy's Motorboard Review] ]]
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[[image:uphill.jpg|thumb|Going up! [http://web.archive.org/web/20101217032710/http://largoscooters.com/go1500x.html Largo Scooter's review] ]]
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[[image:gamereactor.jpg|thumb|[http://www.gamereactor.no/grtv/?id=992 Awesome video from Norway] ]]
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<center><big>THIS WEBSITE WILL GO OFFLINE February 02, 2020</big></center>
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A community wiki dedicated to the Go Motorboard's 1500X, 2000X, 2000XR and 2000XRU motorboards manufactured from 2003-2010 (Parts and used boards still being sold)These are [http://www.google.com/images?q=%22foldable+electric+scooter%22+OR+%22folding+electric+scooter%22 Foldable Electric Scooters], with many similar items being developed. This wiki is supported by a volunteer community and is not in any way affiliated with Roth Motor Company or Go Sporting Goods, etc.  It is a non-commercial site, and everything here is available under the terms of the [[GNU Free Documentation License]].  Why is this motorboard the best in the world? [[Why Support?|Click here]].
  
Stay tuned for more information... --[[User:WikiSysop|WikiSysop]] 11:24, 11 February 2009 (UTC)
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For the latest news click [[Motorboards:Current_events|Current events]] on the left sidebar.
  
==MotorBoardMods.com==
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* If you are not yet a member of our community, [http://www.motorboards.org/index.php?title=Special:UserLogin&type=signup sign up here].
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* Also consider signing up for our discussion forum, [http://www.motorboards.org/forums/ sign up here]
  
The most awesome forum is
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Stay tuned for more information... --[[User:WikiSysop|WikiSysop]] ([[User talk:WikiSysop|talk]]) 13:23, 1 September 2016 (UTC)
  
http://MotorBoardMods.com/forum
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==Roth Motors==
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[[Image:rothmotorswebsite.jpg|thumb|Roth Motors Website<br>Apr 2007-Mar 2008]]
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* [[Motorboards:Current_events|What's the latest news on Roth Motors?]]
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* [http://www.rothmotors.com/ Roth Motor Company] [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com (archive)]
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* [http://static3.jadedpixel.com/s/files/1/0001/8661/files/RothMotorboardManual.pdf 2000XR User’s Manual], Version 1.8
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* [[Warranty for Roth Motor Company Products]]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-2000xr.htm 2000XR Info and 2000X Upgrade Info]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-does-the-motorboard-work-in-wet-conditions.htm Does the Motorboard work in wet conditions?]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-what-happened-to-go-sporting-goods.htm What happened to Go Sporting Goods?]
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* [http://static2.shopify.com/s/files/1/0001/8661/files/Remove_Rear_Section.pdf How to disassemble the Motorboard]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-how-to-replace-the-2000x-battery-pack.htm How to replace the 2000X battery pack]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-charge-2000x-battery.htm What is the best way to charge the 2000X battery?]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-do-you-still-make-the-1500x.htm Do you still make the 1500X?]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-how-to-replace-the-1500x-battery-pack.htm How to replace the 1500X battery pack]
  
Please register with that forum. All discussions will take place there.
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==motorboardmods.com==
 
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* [http://www.motorboardmods.com/ MotorBoard Mods] [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.motorboardmods.com/forum/index.htm (archive)]
* [http://motorboardmods.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=21 Nice Resource for building your own batteries]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.motorboardmods.com/forum/viewtopic.php-f=3&t=21&sid=7277f2b2c88eff70c5cc6f97c42052d8.htm Nice Resource for building your own batteries]
* [http://motorboardmods.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=7 Squirrely Steering]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.motorboardmods.com/forum/viewtopic.php-f=3&t=7&sid=7277f2b2c88eff70c5cc6f97c42052d8.htm Squirrely Steering]
 
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.motorboardmods.com/forum/viewtopic.php-f=3&t=15&sid=7277f2b2c88eff70c5cc6f97c42052d8.htm LED lighting to make your Roth Scooter safer at night]
==Roth Motors==
 
* [http://www.rothmotors.com/ Roth Motor Company]
 
* [http://static3.jadedpixel.com/s/files/1/0001/8661/files/RothMotorboardManual.pdf 2000XR User’s Manual]
 
* [http://www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-2000xr 2000XR Info and 2000X Upgrade Info]
 
* [http://www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-does-the-motorboard-work-in-wet-conditions Does the Motorboard work in wet conditions?]
 
  
 
==Application Notes==
 
==Application Notes==
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[[image:DSC06208.JPG|thumb|Motorboard essentials]]
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* [[Upgrade from 2000X to 2000XR]]
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* [[BHT Diffusion Batteries|BHT Diffusion Batteries for 2000X]]
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* [[Customized NiMH Battery for 2000X! (13 Miles Range & Improved Speed) ]]
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* [[Motorboard X-Mile NiMH Battery 14000 mAH]]
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* [[Important Safety Information]]
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* [[Comparison of 2000XR™ and other forms of commuting]]
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* [[Comparison between 2000XR™ and Go-Ped™ I-Ped™]]
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* [[Regular cleaning]]
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* [[Care and feeding of polyurethane wheels]]
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* [[Motorboard Performance Tips]]
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* [[Bicycle lock]]
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* [[Carrying bag, and luggage mode]]
 
* [[Lighting & Driving at night]]
 
* [[Lighting & Driving at night]]
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* [[Headlight & Speedometer/Odometer]]
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* [[SRX Customization Package For Motorboard]]
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* [[SRX Customization Instructions]]
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* [[Adding a Battery Balancer]]
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* [[Adding a Cooling Fan]]
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* [[Rehabilitating an old motorboard]]
  
 
==Technical Reference Manual==
 
==Technical Reference Manual==
  
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[[image:SchematicStanding.jpg|thumb|Roth Motorboard standing]]
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[[image:SchematicFolded.jpg|thumb|Roth Motorboard folded]]
 
* [[Differences between 1500X, 2000X, 2000XR]]
 
* [[Differences between 1500X, 2000X, 2000XR]]
 
* [[Rubber wheel information]]
 
* [[Rubber wheel information]]
* [[Battery charger information]]
 
* [[Repairing a cracked, damaged or worn wheel]]
 
* [[Front Suspension information]]
 
 
* [[Wheel quality and mileage]]
 
* [[Wheel quality and mileage]]
* [[Frame information]]
 
 
* [[Wheel bearings part number]]
 
* [[Wheel bearings part number]]
 
* [[The drive mechanism]]
 
* [[The drive mechanism]]
* [[Handlebar information]]
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* [[Power Sled]]
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* [[Brake Unit]]
 
* [[Motor Part number]]
 
* [[Motor Part number]]
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* [[Optical Wheel (Chopper)]]
 
* [[Motor controller information]]
 
* [[Motor controller information]]
 
* [[Throttle information]]
 
* [[Throttle information]]
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* [[Power switch information]]
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* [[Battery information]]
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* [[Battery charger information]]
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* [[Battery cable]]
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* [[Frame information]]
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* [[Deck and screws]]
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* [[Front Suspension information]]
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* [[Handlebar information]]
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* [[Brakes information]]
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* [[Packaging information]]
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* [[Original manufacturer information]]
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==Trouble Shooting & Repair==
  
==Trouble Shooting==
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[[image:community.jpg|thumb|Volunteer community]]
* [[Care and feeding of polyurethane wheels]]
 
 
* [[Loss of power]]
 
* [[Loss of power]]
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* [[No power]]
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* [[Removing a tire]]
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* [[Repairing a cracked, damaged or worn wheel]]
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* [[Battery troubleshooting guide]]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-how-to-replace-the-1500x-battery-pack.htm How to replace the 1500X battery pack]
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/archive/www.rothmotors.com/pages/faq-how-to-replace-the-2000x-battery-pack.htm How to replace the 2000X battery pack]
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* [[How to make a 2000XR+ battery pack]]
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* [http://static2.shopify.com/s/files/1/0001/8661/files/Remove_Rear_Section.pdf How to disassemble the Motorboard]
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* [[Electrical connections to motors]]
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* [[Diagnosing motor problems]]
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* [http://visforvoltage.org/forum/2450-how-refurbish-old-motor How to refurbish old motor]
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* [[Burned out motor controller]]
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* [["Clicking" noise, stress problems, overweight]]
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* [[Broken strain relief to throttle]]
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* [[Indicator lights]]
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* [[Changing the deckboard]]
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* [[Lubricating the folding mechanism]]
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==Replacement parts==
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* See [[Replacement parts directory]]
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==Worldwide resources==
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* [http://www.motorboards.org/forums motorboards.org/forums] Motorboard discussion forum, repair, support and modifications, as well as parts/boards for sale.
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* [http://www.all-battery.com/batterybasics.aspx Rechargeable Battery Knowledge Base]
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* [http://www.nycewheels.com/electric-scooter-kick-scooter.html NYCEWheels, energized and portable rides]
  
==Replacement Parts==
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==References==
* [http://www.motorboardmods.com/ Motorboardmods.com] They are the premier supplier of aftermarket and custom modifications for the Roth Motorbord series scooter.  They supply batteries, Ensolite shocks, custom shocks, battery chargers, 2000X upgrades, and more.
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<references />
* [http://www.rothmotors.com/collections/all-products Roth Motors catalog]
 
* 1500X parts on ebay
 
* 2000X parts on ebay
 
* 2000XR parts on ebay
 

Latest revision as of 10:17, 8 November 2017

THIS WEBSITE WILL GO OFFLINE February 02, 2020

A community wiki dedicated to the Go Motorboard's 1500X, 2000X, 2000XR and 2000XRU motorboards manufactured from 2003-2010 (Parts and used boards still being sold). These are Foldable Electric Scooters, with many similar items being developed. This wiki is supported by a volunteer community and is not in any way affiliated with Roth Motor Company or Go Sporting Goods, etc. It is a non-commercial site, and everything here is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License. Why is this motorboard the best in the world? Click here.

For the latest news click Current events on the left sidebar.

  • If you are not yet a member of our community, sign up here.
  • Also consider signing up for our discussion forum, sign up here

Stay tuned for more information... --WikiSysop (talk) 13:23, 1 September 2016 (UTC)

Roth Motors

Roth Motors Website
Apr 2007-Mar 2008

motorboardmods.com

Application Notes

Motorboard essentials

Technical Reference Manual

Roth Motorboard standing
Roth Motorboard folded

Trouble Shooting & Repair

Volunteer community

Replacement parts

Worldwide resources

References