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    qr-1 dead after 2 minutes

    I bought my qr1 and after a 2 minute flight "no crashes" one of the motors give up after contacting traxxas twice its going to be two weeks or more before they even have any parts . Come on traxxas you brag about your support how about having parts for your models in stock before you start selling them

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    Did you try the procedure described in the video linked below?

    http://traxxas.com/support/QR-1-Moto...justment-Video
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    Just be a lil more patient bro...I'm waiting for the same thing, before i send mines back to traxxas.
    Last edited by Dadx2mj; 12-10-2012 at 10:16 PM. Reason: Content

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    The motor spins free I just got a new motor in the mail today and now the motor opposite front has done the same thing spins free but will not run unless you flick it with your finger I dont know whats going on ??????

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    Talked to traxxas again today about the second motor same as the first about 2 weeks on back order maybe some day I will get to enjoy flying my qr1 I bought a $40 syma quadcopter today flys great and no problems so far ???????

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    I am almost certain my motors were hooked up backwards from the factory according to the colors of the wires on the motor The motor traxxas sent me and the ones I found today from a hobby shop are different colors than the ones on my qr1 However I had to reverse the polarity on them to get them to run the right direction but I actually ran 3 packs thru it with no problems so far but I am worried about the other 2 motors

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    I removed the rear off the old motors and I am certain they were running backwards against the brushes instead of away from them Im not sure if that matters but seems to me it would

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