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    Which temperature gun [in UK?]

    Anybody had any experience with this one?

    http://www.amazon.co.uk/GM550-Non-contact-Infrared-Digital-Thermometer/dp/B007Q87J3U/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1347893876&sr=8-3

    If not which one do you...
  2. Well the saga continues. I have done a rebuild...

    Well the saga continues. I have done a rebuild again and a clean. I replaced the glowplug and washer and I have also replaced the shim which sits ontop the piston/under the cooling head.

    After a...
  3. Here you are, its quite hard to see as they are...

    Here you are, its quite hard to see as they are so small. Might need to hold control and press + and few times.

    http://i.imgur.com/du7Ki.jpg
    http://i.imgur.com/SIqSG.jpg
  4. Small circular scores in the metal on top of block and sleeve?

    I've just taken my engine apart again for another rebuild and have noticed that on top of the block [where the head screws would screw into there are two faint circular scores marks in the metal. The...
  5. Changing the battery pack and moving it forward?

    Is it worth changing the battery pack and moving it to the front?
    What would I need to get/do to make either of these work with a switch on a standard 2.5 rustler?

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    Best engine replacement for a 2.5 Rustler?

    I might be looking for an easy reliable engine to replace the 2.5. Which ones would drop right in and give good performance and reliability?
  7. Thanks. Do you also know the size for the two...

    Thanks. Do you also know the size for the two small screws which hold the receive switch to the rear shock tower?
  8. What size screw are the three used to old the black plastic of the EZ start assembly?

    What is the part number for the 3 screws holding the black plastic of the starter assembly on? I have rounded off one of the screws and need to replace it. I'd also like to get a decent set of hex...
  9. Thanks for the help. :)

    Thanks for the help. :)
  10. Interesting, these are the ones I just bought...

    Interesting, these are the ones I just bought http://www.modelsport.co.uk/traxxas-gaskets-cooling-head-trx2.5/rc-car-products/21745

    Part number 5229 as I have a 2.5 not a 3.3, I'll be using the...
  11. Thanks Double G - din't know they had a top and...

    Thanks Double G - din't know they had a top and bottom - ^_^
  12. I could see bubbling liquid coming from the glow...

    I could see bubbling liquid coming from the glow plug and quite alot of smoke. I checked the tightness of the plug yesterday and it was on there tight [I could not make it tighter with the T Bar tool...
  13. Compression is really good, if I turn my fly...

    Compression is really good, if I turn my fly wheel over with my finger I actually takes some doing and then I hear a fairly loud ''pop''. I'm hoping it was just the glow plug leaking. Is common for...
  14. I think it was pretty tight, but I dont overly...

    I think it was pretty tight, but I dont overly tighten in fear of damaging the head..
  15. Thanks for the tip, how long do you normally soak...

    Thanks for the tip, how long do you normally soak it for? The reason this happened is because I am having an ongoing problem with my engine. I had not used my nitro rustler for about 3 years, so a...
  16. How to remove black [burn] look on head and piston?

    The top of my piston and bottom of my cooling head is a little black. Any way to get rid of this? To get it looking new?
  17. This is the part I need to replace/repair - But I...

    This is the part I need to replace/repair - But I need it for a 2.5 Rustler this says its for a TMaxx so I'm not sure if it will fit?
    ...
  18. Engine mount not screwing in - is an after market available?

    One of my engine mount screws wont get tight enough. Must have become cross threaded and become damaged. Not sure weather to just locklite it in or buy a new mount kit?

    Are after market engine...
  19. I meant the gasket under the head which sits on...

    I meant the gasket under the head which sits on top of the piston...? :)
  20. Yes, I can see fuel seeping out from the plug. I...

    Yes, I can see fuel seeping out from the plug. I have the LSN at almost flush and the HSN is 4 turns out from fully in. Think I will get a temp gauge. I'll get a new plug, should I also get a new...
  21. Thanks for the reply. I cleaned the burnt...

    Thanks for the reply.

    I cleaned the burnt bits in the head as best I could then tightened the head bolts. Richened the LSN and tried again.

    After a few minutes I could see small traces of...
  22. Overheating issues? Smoke from the glow plug - Help please

    I got my rustler 2.5 out the shed last week after 2 years without use. I did a full engine rebuild/clean [no new parts] and it started fine.

    I put the HSN at 4 turns out but foolishly dint check...
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    No the lid was always kept on. i just cleaned...

    No the lid was always kept on.

    i just cleaned it again, took the filter off and when I prime the fuel spits of it. Doesnt this mean fuel is reaching the engine but not egnighting, therefore the...
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    Gave everything a clean [sprayed out lines and...

    Gave everything a clean [sprayed out lines and carb ect],
    checked for leaks [none]
    New plug

    and still does not start.. how long does it take fuel to die? hmm ;)
  25. Thread: which pipe?

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    Sorry for double post, but also where can I buy a...

    Sorry for double post, but also where can I buy a resonator 5485 which you mentioned? - online..
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