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  1. Thread: Proper tuning.

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    I was using that as a reference. Yesterday, I ran...

    I was using that as a reference. Yesterday, I ran back and forth twice so 4 WOT passes. Then I was putting around 1/4 throttle for a bit and then I would go back to asphalt because I noticed the...
  2. Thread: Proper tuning.

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    Thanks for all your help. Currently I run the...

    Thanks for all your help. Currently I run the traxxas top fuel 20% nitro. I am tuning the motor with only 1/2 of fuel and like I said, the thing runs great but as soon as I take it off road, it will...
  3. Thread: Proper tuning.

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    Proper tuning.

    Just a quick question. I have been tuning my slayer and i got to the point I was burning glow plugs left and right. I finally went to an asphalt parking lot, went back to the starting point and tuned...
  4. Ya, I already took it out. I cant tell if it...

    Ya, I already took it out. I cant tell if it shifts or not now. I think it does but then again, it kind of sounds like it spins the tires and then grips vs actually shifting.
  5. New solid rear axle install. Now the trans does not shift into second.

    So just as the title states, I installed a traxxas brand solid rear axle in the rear. I wouldn't have done it but I found it for real cheap. Since I am mainly on asphalt surfaces, I just wanted to...
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    Ok, turning issue is under control. I bought an...

    Ok, turning issue is under control. I bought an RPM set of hubs that were for some reason, marked Left and Right wrong. Thanks for all the ideas.
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    Just switched out the front ring and pinon gear....

    Just switched out the front ring and pinon gear. I didn't try it out with the front drive shaft in. I took it out in two wheel drive but it didn't seem to help. It did start raining as I was out...
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    Well, I have always had a pull once second kicks...

    Well, I have always had a pull once second kicks in. I was able to compensate for that. This problem, if I try and straighten it back out it either tumbles or spins out.
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    Still turning under any acceleration.

    Hello,
    I posted a thread a while back about my slayer turning under acceleration. It seems to be getting worse every day. I reset the camber, caster and toe on all 4 wheels and took it out for a...
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    yes, I made sure I watched that.

    yes, I made sure I watched that.
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    so yes, when I put the new carrier on, I had to...

    so yes, when I put the new carrier on, I had to adjust the toe of the back tire which it happened to but after that, I took it out again and it was fine. I put the car in my cabinet, took it out and...
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    I am having the same probLem in a friends car....

    I am having the same probLem in a friends car. You turn left you get full range. You turn right and you only get half range. I replaced the servo and it still happens and sometimes you hear a buzz...
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    Ya we used to race street stocks and we would do...

    Ya we used to race street stocks and we would do the bump steer and all. I was thinking a protractor and a ruler to get the toe and camber caster but I am not sure if this will be the fix to the...
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    Turns under hard acceleration

    Hello, So I took the slayer out a few weeks ago and I broke a carrier hub. I put the new one on and now all the sudden the chassis turns hard to the left after about 2 seconds of hard acceleration. I...
  15. Thread: Range issue

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    Not that I pulled the cover off the receiver but...

    Not that I pulled the cover off the receiver but I did open up the water proof cover and looked at the antenna. It is free of kinks or anything. I did notice that the top of the antenna wasnt put...
  16. Thread: Range issue

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    Yes. It extends all the way up and there is some...

    Yes. It extends all the way up and there is some gathered together in the receiver box but....
  17. Thread: Range issue

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    Range issue

    I bought a slayer a few weeks ago. I have had great fun with it. Unfortunately its been a little cold and snowy out so its been in the house for most of the time. I had some time and I found a...
  18. Ok so to add to this question, I have the same...

    Ok so to add to this question, I have the same 1/16 grave digger problem. My son broke the right front stub axel carrier, I repaired it and also put in a 4x4 kit. From that point forward, I noticed...
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    I am in the exact same boat. I bought a slash 4x4...

    I am in the exact same boat. I bought a slash 4x4 just after Christmas and I love it. I originally wanted a Nitro but the LHS talked me out of it stating that the fuel and glow plugs are an added...
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    New E-Revo, Batteries wont fully charge.

    Hey everyone, I feel like a goof asking all these questions but, i bought a slash 4x4 a few weeks ago and I must have had a little of the fun rub off on my son. He tonight, went and purchased a...
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    No fans at this point. I just took it out for a...

    No fans at this point. I just took it out for a drive and it ran ok. Its dark and misty out so i couldn't get to far out but I went about 200 ft after resetting the receiver. Thanks everyone!!
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    I replaced the batteries in the controller this...

    I replaced the batteries in the controller this morning thinking that was the issue. I am running the 3300 Nimh Batts. I understand the batteries don't last for a long time but I usually get about 20...
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    Having a cutting out issue.

    Hey guys. I have only had my slash for about 2 weeks and I have been loving it. I have been playing in the snow, mud, cold, wind, and rain and up until this point, I have only broken lower control...
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    The servo saver Aluminum or plastic?

    I bought a slash about 3 days ago. Day 1 was great, not a failure in the 3 runs that I did. Day 2, I broke two lower control arms which brings me to today. This morning I replaced the plastic lower...
  25. Thread: Thinking ahead.

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    Thinking ahead.

    I just bought by first RC car tonight. I bought a Slash Greg Adler Edition. I am looking for easy inexpensive upgrades and also what parts, if any should I stock up on for breakdowns?

    I also was...
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