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    I tried Jato75's mod and all it did was cause my...

    I tried Jato75's mod and all it did was cause my brakes to get exteremly hot and they would not work at all. I went back and tore every thing apart and tried reassembling to the T by how he had said...
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    I am a Hardware Technician for Intel (almost...

    I am a Hardware Technician for Intel (almost 7yrs). I put my 2 week notice in and in two weeks I will be an inside sales person for Anixter. I also work part time at the local hobby shop :D
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    If everyone here is doing their math correct, the...

    If everyone here is doing their math correct, the numbers you posted do equal 7 :D , but I think people now get the picture. Congratulations and good luck. I have 2 wonderful kids, a 3yr old boy and...
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    I finally made room on the camera and got some...

    I finally made room on the camera and got some pictures of the truck.

    http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c309/p_mann/IMG_4181.jpg

    http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c309/p_mann/IMG_4179.jpg
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    They are both analog servos according to Hitec's...

    They are both analog servos according to Hitec's website. I did some digging into what the differences were between the 645 and the HS985 and the only thing besides having a coreless motor is the...
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    If I end up destroying my Proline one, I will...

    If I end up destroying my Proline one, I will most likely switch over to the UE one. Do they make it in any other color besides the silver/chrome?
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    Your truck looks really nice there Mudridin', I...

    Your truck looks really nice there Mudridin', I like the black rims against that body. Those tires look like the ones that I have been looking at. Do I also spy the RPM rear bumper on your truck...
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    HEHE, I have learned that from experience with...

    HEHE, I have learned that from experience with owning a JATO now for a couple of years :D

    I do have a question though. What is a good all purpose tire besides the stock Chevrons? The shop that...
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    Cool, thanks for the thoughts so far. I think...

    Cool, thanks for the thoughts so far. I think the body is just an older stock Traxxas body, nothing to fancy. I actually rolled the truck with the body on it and scratched the heck out of it, but...
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    New MAXX owner, happy so far

    Well, I just purchased my first MAXX truck a couple of weeks ago. I bought it used from a friend for $225.00. The truck was originally an S-Maxx which has been converted to 4 wheel drive. It has...
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    So what kind of servo arm is recommended to use...

    So what kind of servo arm is recommended to use with the Proline steering kit? I just installed it on my truck last night and was wondering if I should ditch the old servo saver or leave it on until...
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    I have taken my Jato to the Skate park on...

    I have taken my Jato to the Skate park on Cornelius pass rd and it is too smooth of a surface. You really need some foamies or some super sticky rubber on the Jato to get good traction. It really...
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    I would get Titanium turnbuckles as the stock...

    I would get Titanium turnbuckles as the stock ones break pretty easy when bashing and the red ones bend when landing wrong. The RPM front bumper has been a big life saver lately as well. A high...
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    So I ran my truck over the weekend and it had...

    So I ran my truck over the weekend and it had been about a week since the last running. I almost made it through one tank and the thing ate another glo plug. I pulled it and checked it against what...
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    You will want to run a 56 Spur and 24t Clutch to...

    You will want to run a 56 Spur and 24t Clutch to give you what you are looking for. I am currently running a 58t Spur on mine with the single speed convo and it is a bit sluggish on the bottom end.
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    I got the fuel at Christmas time, not to sure...

    I got the fuel at Christmas time, not to sure what the shelf life is on fuel though and it is always closed when I fill my bottle. I have a few things I am going to check and probably change out my...
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    Sweet information. I will have to run the truck...

    Sweet information. I will have to run the truck tonight and see what I can determine from the list. I will let you know what I find out.
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    Superfly, the plug is a bit dark. I use McCoy...

    Superfly, the plug is a bit dark. I use McCoy 59's and the Traxxas plug.

    Drifter, I only run 20% Traxxas Top Fuel in my truck.
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    Pipe mod and glow plugs

    Time for some input from ya'll that have done the pipe mod (drilling the stinger out a bit). I recently did this on my truck and I love it. The only problem now after about a month or so after...
  20. The bead on the 2.8 tire is totally different...

    The bead on the 2.8 tire is totally different than on the 2.2 rim. You can take a 2.2 tire however and modify it to fit on the 2.8 rim. I have not heard of anyone taking the 2.8 tire and mounting...
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    For track racing, you would be better off getting...

    For track racing, you would be better off getting the alias and the ribbed tires for the front of your truck. If you are going to be bashing and tearing it up off the track, then the gladiators are...
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    Holy dang man! I drilled out the stinger on my...

    Holy dang man! I drilled out the stinger on my Traxxas DC resonator pipe and it made a huge difference. I am very impressed with this easy mod. Now all I need to do is get a bigger air filter to...
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    I can attest to the fact that on the larger (dirt...

    I can attest to the fact that on the larger (dirt tires) 2.2's on the 2.8 rims does not reduce the ballooning of tires. I still have them balloon up pretty good on me, even if you do the tape mod on...
  24. The fail safe works for low battery voltage as...

    The fail safe works for low battery voltage as well as loss of signal from your rx to tx and also for temp. The only problem that I have had with it is that it reads about 20+ degress compared to...
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    I use some really heavy black C/A with out any...

    I use some really heavy black C/A with out any accelorator and they hold like a charm on my truck. Also make sure you clean out any burrs left on the rubber of the tire and inside the bead of the...
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