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  1. Thread: Ring gear help

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    Type in "how to change your diff oil traxxas"....

    Type in "how to change your diff oil traxxas". There is a 4 part video start at #1 and it will walk you thru disassembly and how to take aPart the diff so you can swap out the ring.
  2. Thread: Ring gear help

    by Scrivah
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    Youtube has everything you would ever need. Make...

    Youtube has everything you would ever need. Make sure you shim your diff if you dont want to be changing it again in the near future.
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    Well no one has said it yet but if you havent...

    Well no one has said it yet but if you havent done it yet you will most likely need to shim the diffs. Aluminum shockbodies with threaded retainer caps. The stock ones leak.
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    Aluminum shock bodies for sure. If you havent...

    Aluminum shock bodies for sure. If you havent noticed any leaks you will from the retainer caps. Also all the other ideas are good. I would only get the RPM arms for the front if you want to keep...
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    On my summit I run blue on front and purple in...

    On my summit I run blue on front and purple in the rear. I run 80k oil all around.

    I would keep your original rockers and keep the summit legit! It sounds like you want to make your truck more...
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    Looks great man! You made it fit well. Wouldnt...

    Looks great man! You made it fit well. Wouldnt go bashing with that however as I'm surethe first time it lands on the lid it will shatter to pieces! Good job!
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    I would say A- your not driving the truck hard...

    I would say
    A- your not driving the truck hard enough to strip a diff ( a few simple front flips will strip one of the front diffs easy).
    B- you are the most fortunate owners of a MERV or MSummit. ...
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    Yes definately do both. I only ever stripped my...

    Yes definately do both. I only ever stripped my front and when I shimmed my front within a few packs I stripped my rear. Now that they are both shimmed I am good to go. If you make them both...
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    45 min runs?! Do you have 5 batteries all...

    45 min runs?! Do you have 5 batteries all running in parallel or what?! Haha
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    Heard from a guy from another forum that they are...

    Heard from a guy from another forum that they are RPM will not be making rear arms for the summit. Dont know why but thats what I heard. He contacted them asking.
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    Use RC18t shims. They come 4 in a pack. I...

    Use RC18t shims. They come 4 in a pack. I stripped my front diff within 1 week of running my summit. You need to shim between the ring gear and the bearing. You may need anywhere between 1 and 3...
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    NeaceFam I agree with you 100%. I have just the...

    NeaceFam I agree with you 100%. I have just the front RPMs on my front and held out putting them on the rear just because i didnt want to lose the 1cm wheelbase. To some it might not be a big...
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    I have already installed RPM arms on my front. ...

    I have already installed RPM arms on my front. There are no mods needed. Just make sure you read the instructions on how to thread the pillowballs. I guarantee if you try to do it by eye your...
  14. Yeah man sorry! A guy from Another forum told me...

    Yeah man sorry! A guy from Another forum told me about this deal. You can also grab Duratrax 1600mah Nimh battery for 9.99 and shipping is always 99c even though it costs them more than that to ship
  15. Thread: Rear wheels Q

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    try why I told you on your last thread that you...

    try why I told you on your last thread that you made up called "truck sidetracking" or something like that?
  16. No need to spend crazy money on the traxxas...

    No need to spend crazy money on the traxxas gtr's. All you have to do is transfer your old guts out of your stock shocks and put it into these aluminum bodies. Guarantee its one of the best deals...
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    Yes I agree with everyone else: 1) shim the...

    Yes I agree with everyone else:

    1) shim the diffs they WILL strip. On the summit it seems to be the front one
    2) buy new knuckle the stock ones are crap an you will find that out quick with...
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    The top two things you can do IMO is 1- Shim...

    The top two things you can do IMO is

    1- Shim the diffs they WILL strip on the ring and pinion.
    2- Change the stock knuckles as you will start to notice a crazy amount of wheel slop. I changed...
  19. The knuckles will take out about 90% of the slop....

    The knuckles will take out about 90% of the slop. The stock knuckles are pure crap after just a few runs. I changed over to RPM knuckles and they took out all knuckle slop.
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    It is the diff for sure. You will be able to...

    It is the diff for sure. You will be able to tell if you gun it in reverse and it clicks it is the front diff. This is what happened to my summit just 2 weeks after running it. Just change out to...
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    The best way to keep both tires in balance is to...

    The best way to keep both tires in balance is to do the following:

    1) Take both rear tires off
    2) Take the two pillow balls out of the right and the two pillow balls out of the left
    3) Now screw...
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