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Old 06-17-2013, 12:29 PM   #1
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Default Sprint Drift 2 Troubles

I have my sprint drift 2 and I'm having terrible overheating troubles I have the Castle 1406 brushless motor and sidewinder 3 ESC.
I have a 84 Spur gear and a 23 pinion. I need a little help because I cant gets this gearing issue fixed and I'm starting to think that it may just be the pavement being hot but idk. Help
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Old 06-17-2013, 04:55 PM   #2
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Couple quick questions. What kv is the motor (they were available in a few different outputs). What are you using the car for mostly? What is getting hot (esc, motor, battery, all 3)? How hot is "hot"?
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Old 06-19-2013, 01:35 AM   #3
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check your gear mesh spur/pinion. if its tight that can cause heat build up. release the pinion and check that the drive chain is free from any resistance

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