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Old 01-26-2009, 04:24 AM   #1
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hey guys, i was just woundering why my savage would keep striping the main spur gear, i have been though 6 of them and im getting sick of replacing them.
any ideas to stop it would be great, thanks.
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hey guys, i was just woundering why my savage would keep striping the main spur gear, i have been though 6 of them and im getting sick of replacing them.
any ideas to stop it would be great, thanks.


are they melting or stripping ?
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Try adjusting the mesh if you havent, also check that the slipper is set correctly like it says in the manual. Im on number 3 myself so i reset the mesh an this should cure it.
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you also may want to post this in the monster truck forum?
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thanks for your help.
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are they melting or stripping ?
its striping it but i do think the spur gear is getting abit hot.
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ran mine today after adjusting the mesh an no stripped gear, so it was definately the mesh. Pulled wheelies an everything without stripping it out.
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ran mine today after adjusting the mesh an no stripped gear, so it was definately the mesh. Pulled wheelies an everything without stripping it out.
Ok, I will do that. Cheers for your help.
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