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    jato 3.3 bogs and engine keeps flooding.

    Alright, well im new to doing all the work on my nitro rc. I use to just always go to the local hobby shop but that got expensive, so my problem is that my jato 3.3 keeps bogging then dies when i hit the gas. and the engine keeps flooding!

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    Keeps flooding means its a rich tune.
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    but why does it keep bogging then quit?

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    Because it is too rich of a tune.
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    oh alright, so both of them are due to, to rich of a tune? thats what i was guessing. thanks man!

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    just turn down the high speed needle 1/8th at a time until it's driveable. Then keep on going until you get full power out of it and then back it up to richen up the fuel a tad.

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    alright, well now it keeps bogging but the engine doesnt flood anymore. Progress! i like it

    yeah, now it bogs and ALOT of unburned fuel comes out of the exhaust
    Last edited by cooleocool; 03-31-2013 at 11:28 AM. Reason: merge

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    Try leaning the lsn.
    Jato 3.3, Revo .28 JL Max, Nitro Stampede 3.3

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    Get a losi 3.4 carb... You won't look back...

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