10 .0 Battery Charging
Caution – when charging batteries, low level radio noise or static may occur.
Before charging batteries, make sure Power button on Joystick is turned OFF. To begin
charging the wheelchair batteries, make sure the charger wire is plugged into the battery-
charging socket on the Joystick Module. When the batteries are charging, it is UNSAFE to
operate the wheelchair. Plug the battery charger power wire into a wall outlet socket. A red
indicator will light up on the charger signaling power, and an orange indicator will light up
signaling charging. When the orange light changes color to green, the charging process is
complete. Unplug the power cord from the wall outlet, wind the cord on the wheelchair wire
wrap and wheelchair operation can continue. (For further information, see Battery
Maintenance Section page 31.)
WARNING: Use only the battery charger that has been supplied with your
wheelchair The use of incorrect chargers could damage the batteries, wheelchair
or charger itself.
11.0 Control Adjustment
If you cannot find a speed control, turning control or response setting that suits you,
the control system can be programmed to meet your needs. Your authorized
Gendron dealer can make these adjustments.
WARNING: Gendron, Inc., accepts no liability for losses of any kind
arising from unauthorized opening, adjustment or modifications to
the Pilot+ control system.
WARNING: Adjustments to the controller should only be conducted
by an authorized Gendron dealer with in-depth knowledge of the
electronic control systems. Incorrect adjustments could result in an
unsafe set-up of a wheelchair for a user. Gendron, Inc. accepts no
liability for losses of any kind if the adjustments of the control
system are altered from factory pre-set values.