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  1. And your truck looks awesome BTW, just painted a...

    And your truck looks awesome BTW, just painted a SVT Raptor shell and might have to try some of those wear plates
  2. The diff issue sucks. I usually get 6 months out...

    The diff issue sucks. I usually get 6 months out of my diffs before I have to re-shim, but Im not real heavy on the throttle and I only run 4s (so far).

    The aluminum diff cup helps a little,...
  3. Could easily be the gears. Stock plastic ones...

    Could easily be the gears. Stock plastic ones dont hold up well to rocks like that.

    Take off the servo horns (the part that attaches directly to the servo), and see if they move then. You have to...
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    Also, a short pen spring or 1/4" piece of nitro...

    Also, a short pen spring or 1/4" piece of nitro fuel tube inside the cup on each end will keep the dogbone centered and prevent it falling out, even if the screw comes out.

    Will also help the cup...
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    ^ I agree. My personal experience was with an...

    ^ I agree.

    My personal experience was with an older EVX-2 (blue) that was long past warranty, however, it was based on what people used to do with the old orange ones.

    Defiantly not...
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    For the record... I ran a single 4s lipo on my...

    For the record... I ran a single 4s lipo on my EVX-2 for a year or two with no problems.

    I jumped the NON-BEC side and ran the 4s lipo on the BEC side. with no issues. However, this was a pre-LVC...
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    Best way to tell if youre lean or rich is pinch...

    Best way to tell if youre lean or rich is pinch test. Works for setting the LSN or HSN

    Pinch the fuel line. If the RPMS rise, then the engine dies you are rich (a little rich is good, to much is...
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    So... Im just going to say that this is not the...

    So... Im just going to say that this is not the Maxx serries' strong suit. On road, they tend to be unstable, even with road tires. And high speed jumps on blacktop or hard pack can really tear a...
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    Biggest weights: Structural - only going to...

    Biggest weights:

    Structural - only going to save a few oz here. Best bet is to add efficiency (more strength per unit weight)
    Batteries- may be able to cut this in half with $200, depends on...
  10. Weird. Maybe buy a new one to compare lengths. ...

    Weird. Maybe buy a new one to compare lengths.

    Make sure all the screws are screwed in. If it keeps happening and nothing is broken, an aluminum skid plate can firm up that front end for cheap....
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    * And batteries

    * And batteries
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    Those wheels should fit fine, I dont think theres...

    Those wheels should fit fine, I dont think theres any clearance issues.

    I strongly recommend getting 17mm Hexes. By far superior, and even a stock old Maxx can wear out and shred 14mm over time. ...
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    $40 is a good price, id say. I just think you...

    $40 is a good price, id say.

    I just think you need some help with the programming.

    1. What radio do you have? Be wary that most traxxas radios have 2 servo slots. Make sure the ESC is plugged...
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    Just FYI, the MM2 is rated for 120A continuous at...

    Just FYI, the MM2 is rated for 120A continuous at 6s. Thats 3000W*.

    You are rated 2x(35x11.1)=777W*... Considerably less. So be ware of high motor temps, and expect those to be drawing real hard...
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    HPI has the widest selection of bodies. Savage...

    HPI has the widest selection of bodies. Savage bodies will roughly fit the maxx dimensions:

    Length: 19.88" (505mm)
    Width: 7" (178mm)
    Height: 5.75" (146mm)
    Wheel Base: 13.25" (337mm)
    ...
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    Is there any issue getting it to work with an...

    Is there any issue getting it to work with an integy Trans Case?
  17. http://i1133.photobucket.com/albums/m586/PowerToTh...

    http://i1133.photobucket.com/albums/m586/PowerToTheMaxx/Jato/20140827_154217.jpg

    My Jato: RPM all around, Aluminum transmission case, TRX2.5 stock config, Proline Road Rage tires, HPI Dodge Viper...
  18. If you use the reinforcing rings on the true...

    If you use the reinforcing rings on the true track, you shouldnt have any issue with the ball popping out. After all, its the same as running the standard RPM carriers.

    As far as the dogbones...
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    I am going to kind of take back what I said...

    I am going to kind of take back what I said before. Brushless is really a all or nothing game in my opinion. If you aren't going to go for a spec system like the MM2 and a set of lipos (5s will be...
  20. To answer your last edit: I havnt had issues with...

    To answer your last edit: I havnt had issues with mine. If it does loosen up, you can always wrap the bearing in Teflon tape, this will keep it from slipping in the housing.

    This is a potential...
  21. Ok... so There are 4 axle carriers on the...

    Ok... so

    There are 4 axle carriers on the truck. The ones in the rear can be swapped out for RPM True Track kit, which is an entire rear suspension kit. This replaces one of the rear pivot balls...
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    Dont bother, they suck. Gear up, use the...

    Dont bother, they suck.

    Gear up, use the slipper clutch, adjust the throttle exponential, or just be better with your finger, but the traxxas wheelie bar wont last through the first run.
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    Cool build ideas. FYI, use line breaks in your...

    Cool build ideas. FYI, use line breaks in your posts to make em easier to read.

    Tmaxx conversions are cool. Check this out:

    http://kershawdesigns.com/T-maxxBrushlessConverison.htm

    Best...
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    This forum does not permit me to use the language...

    This forum does not permit me to use the language I need to in order to appropriately express either my admiration for your bargaining abilities or my regret that I am not you.
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    He didnt ask for which was faster... He asked for...

    He didnt ask for which was faster... He asked for which was better...


    So people with MXL-6s, does it have all the castle programming options that the MM2 does? Can you use a castle programming...
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