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Old 05-08-2008, 03:43 PM   #1
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Questions?? jammin' jpx .28 not turning over???????!!!!!

i got a jamin .28 for my mugen truggy and i have a ofna chrome top 12v motor with a gel pack. i let the charger stay on charge for about 10 hours. it has 1 gallon of fuel through it.

why wont it turn over????

i tried loosening the glow plug but it still wont turn over.

i have to heat it up with a hair dryer and then it will start

why wont it start when it cold??

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It might be that the engine is still not fully broken in.

What your experiencing could be the "pinch" at TDC.

If it has a true gallon through it, a strong starter box should have no problem turning it over when cold though.
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The Jammins are very tight motors. My dad's .21 has over a gallon on his and he still heats his up before starting. It's tight still.
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