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Old 07-01-2010, 11:59 AM   #1
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ok so at first my motor would not start i checked the plug it was not fouled but i changed it anyway anyway i called traxxas they said that i needed to put fuel in the intake so i did that and it fires right up for about a minute then dies whats wrong with it by the way this is the first tank on the bereak in
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ok so at first my motor would not start i checked the plug it was not fouled but i changed it anyway anyway i called traxxas they said that i needed to put fuel in the intake so i did that and it fires right up for about a minute then dies whats wrong with it by the way this is the first tank on the bereak in
lean it out a bit, they come very rich.
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Old 07-01-2010, 12:34 PM   #3
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i tried leaning it out but still no workey should i lean it out more would that make it not be able to start
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sounds like it is too lean on the bottom. If you prime it does it start??
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nope wont start even if primed so is the low speed needle to lean
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Get on a hands free phone and call Traxxas back. I have had good luck with them working through issues on a stalling engine before with them.
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