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  1. Thanks very much that is helpful! Ahh I see my...

    Thanks very much that is helpful! Ahh I see my LSN is at the stock position. That just might need a tweak.

    You mentioned air filter - I am using the big snorkle thingy with the canister-shaped...
  2. Yes the RD pipe isn't helping, but I was doing...

    Yes the RD pipe isn't helping, but I was doing better at shifting with the old motor. Yes I over-richen to compensate for the reduced back pressure. While I would like to try a new pipe soon, that...
  3. A few tips on new engine break-in and shifting?

    Hi all I just got done with Tank #9 on my new 3.3 engine (after following the Break In Procedure as best I could) and I have not been able to get it to shift yet.

    (On the previous engine she...
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    I'm having pipe dreams too. :P My 4909 3.3...

    I'm having pipe dreams too. :P

    My 4909 3.3 has a RD Logics tank looking thing, with twin exhaust. I have to say the following about it, compared to the Resonator:

    1. Noise way up
    2....
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    Wah. I almost fell off my chair when I got the...

    Wah. I almost fell off my chair when I got the email announcing the Telluride. I've been waiting for something I could call an E-Maxx Lite. My only truck is an old 4909 T-Maxx 3.3. What I don't...
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    Ti centers if you can find them. Pretty much...

    Ti centers if you can find them. Pretty much indestructible.
  7. Thread: It's alive!

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    The Traxxas 3.3 is nothing to fear, and is really...

    The Traxxas 3.3 is nothing to fear, and is really easy to work with. When tuned just right, your truck can over-do wheelies and back-flip, from which can come no good. Give it lots of room and it...
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    Checked for leaks in the fuel system? When...

    Checked for leaks in the fuel system? When priming can you see the fuel move strongly to the carb?
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    Sounds exactly like the same problem I had, see...

    Sounds exactly like the same problem I had, see the thread "Easy Start Help?"

    Just have to pull the motor, carefully disassemble the Easy Start gear train (careful - there all lots of small bits...
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    No. +1 for over-voltage causing the glow...

    No.

    +1 for over-voltage causing the glow plug to melt like an electrical fuse.

    +1 for resetting all needles, and checking the output voltage from the wand with a volt meter.
  11. Thread: EZ Start help

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    Sue me for digging up an old thread, BUT!! I got...

    Sue me for digging up an old thread, BUT!! I got the beast out of storage, totally went over the entire thing, clean clean clean, then I pulled the motor <sigh, again> and disassembled the Easy...
  12. Thread: EZ Start help

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    Ah ha! That's exactly what I needed. Clean or...

    Ah ha! That's exactly what I needed. Clean or replace either way I'll have it fixed soon.

    Thanks all!
  13. Thread: EZ Start help

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    *digs through mechanical drawings* Ummm you...

    *digs through mechanical drawings* Ummm you mean that assembly in the lower right of the Transmission drawing?

    Is that part # 5211R ? I guess if the EZ-Start motor is ok, the problem would be...
  14. Thread: EZ Start help

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    EZ Start help

    Well my old 4909 is still an awesome beast, but its getting really stubborn to start, even when warmed up.

    The EZ start seems to be the culprit, BUT when the glow plug is loosened, it happily...
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    Here's a couple $0.01. Why not buy an older...

    Here's a couple $0.01. Why not buy an older (like say, a 4909) model for cheap? I figure, more than likely, you will get the desire to Hop the thing UP!! So why not start with a lower ante? My...
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    A good drift setup, which includes the track...

    A good drift setup, which includes the track you're on, relies on consistent slip. With a consistent slippage, you can get really precise slides around turns. Its not at all very fast, but trying...
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    Hmmm. All TSAIS pipes for T-Maxx are...

    Hmmm. All TSAIS pipes for T-Maxx are discontinued...

    http://www.tsais.com/products/exhaust/tunedpipes/mt/tmaxx.html

    eBay still has some... $139
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    Grrr. I have pipe from RD Logics, that is...

    Grrr. I have pipe from RD Logics, that is supposed to be a decent pipe. Its loud as all heck, I must use earplugs when within a few feet of it. But I am sure its not giving quite enough back...
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    Dude - that's incredible. Note to Traxxas...

    Dude - that's incredible.

    Note to Traxxas engineering - your 3.3 engine is too powerful. Either tone it down, or supply Ti centers in stock product.

    Lol!!!!
  20. Thread: Exhaust

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    Yeah but you can't knock the T-Maxx for much. I...

    Yeah but you can't knock the T-Maxx for much. I had a great time the other day - this model can boogie over terrain most any other model I can think of would get stuck in. Steering and control...
  21. Thread: Exhaust

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    Ah ha!! That helps! I see - this must mean that...

    Ah ha!! That helps! I see - this must mean that the pressurized system works such that, when the tank is full, more fuel is getting past the HSN, and less as the tank empties. Doh.

    I'm not...
  22. Thread: Exhaust

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    Help with RD Logics Pipe

    Perfect timing, I was just about to ask this question! :lol:


    I am a newbie with this monster and I I bought a used 4909 for a song and it came with this pipe:
    ...
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    So, are some drivers still snapping these newer...

    So, are some drivers still snapping these newer stock centers?

    I won't replace them if they are not an issue, but that 3.3 engine turns so much torque, I figure only Ti shafts can stand up to it! ...
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    Still love my 4909!

    Yep I prefer more technical course racing so I still love having my Optidrive and Reverse gear!

    Reverse gets me out of nooks where I would otherwise be stuck - often. This would be a drag if I...
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    Sorry to dig up an old thread, but I just my...

    Sorry to dig up an old thread, but I just my T-Maxx out of storage and had a question on the NEW T-Maxx 3.3.

    It appears they are now coming with stock steel centers from the factory - does this...
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