The motor feels hot during or after use. Is this normal? Tom December 01, 2017 16:50 Updated Follow Yes. Treat the motor with caution like the exhaust of a motorcycle, engine of a motorcycle or a hot pan on the stove. Related articles The motor feels like its slipping. What should I do? How many gears does the Gocycle have? What is the recommended way to use the motor assistance? Modifying the Gocycle Power Save Mode Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.