EV4U Custom Conversions has shared our expertise regarding:

  • How To Do It Right, The First Time
  • How to Convert a Vehicle for Only $7,500
  • Convert From Gas to Electric in 8 Days
  • How to Calculate Range
  • Adapters and Couplers, three methods up close
  • EV Maintenance
  • Why use a Transmission
  • What's it like to drive an electric conversion
  • How much does it cost, and why
  • On the race track in an EV conversion
  • Do-It-Yourself Tips and Tricks
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Series Intro
Introducing Karmann
Choosing a
vehicle to convert
Motors and
Adapters
Preparing the
vehicle
Adapter/Coupler
Installation
Lithium
Batteries
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and containment
How it all
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Episode 1:  How to get started
Episode 2:  Choosing a vehicle
Episode 3:  Motors & Controllers
Episode 4:  Calculating Battery Pack
Episode 5:  Mounting Motor & Batteries
Episode 6:  Chargers & DC/DC Converters
Episode 7:  Charge Ports & Throttle Controls
Episode 8:  Power Brakes & Steering
Episode 9:  Lead vs Lithium
Episode 10:  Relays & Switches
EV Answer Man YouTube Video Series
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Episode 1:  What size battery pack do I need?
Episode 2:  Answering the 4 most commonly asked questions
Episode 3:  EV Heating and Air Conditioning
Episode 4:  What's the Payback Time?
Episode 6:  EV Maintenance vs Gas Vehicle
Episode 7:  Using a Spreadsheet for calculating range, etc.
Episode 8:  DC Motor Brushes
Episode 9:  Range, Weight, and Cost
Episode 11:  Checking Brushes and the Rhino Project
Episode 12:  The Tropica from Renaissance Cars
Episode 12.5:  DC Controllers - Curtis and Evnetics
Episode 13:  Wire, Connectors, Crimping, Fuses, & Heatshrink
Episode 14:  Taper-lock Couplers
Episode 15:  Can you charge while driving using an alternator?
Episode 3:  EV Heating and Air Conditioning
Episode 5:  Aux. Batteries and DC/DC Converters
Episode 6:  EV Maintenance vs Gas Vehicle
Episode 7:  Using a Spreadsheet for calculating range, etc.
Episode 8:  DC Motor Brushes
Episode 9:  Range, Weight, and Cost
Episode 10:  Introducing the Rhino Project
Episode 11:  Checking Brushes and the Rhino Project
22+ Videos featuring
our 1974 Karmann Ghia
Vehicle Test Drives
6+ Videos featuring our
1974 VW Beetle
Episode 16:  To Clutch or Not to Clutch?
Episode 17:  Why Does It Cost So Much?
Episode 18:  AC or DC ?
Episode 19:  Range, How much is enough?
Episode 11:  Staying Cool
Episode 20:  JLD404, Features, Wiring, and Operation
Electric Karmann Ghia Video Series
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Episode 1:  Intro & Repairs
Episode 2:  Removing the batteries
Episode 3:  Removing the Motor
Episode 4:  Removing the Shift Rod
Episode 5:  Removing the Transaxle
Episode 6:  Installing Transaxle & Motor
Episode 7:  Clutch Adjustment
Episode 8:  Replacing Shift Rod Bushing
Episode 9:  Installing Shift Rod
Episode 10:  Test Drive

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