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Old 02-11-2007, 10:46 PM   #1
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Default Always do a proper run in / exploded piston!!

Just my luck ... found a nib os vzb from the the rc pile and did only one tank run in and i was excited how the engines rips... wrrroottt wrrrrooootttt craaaaaakkkkk!


Ohh no the worst has happened.....






Morale of the story... Take your time for a run in ... hmmm
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Old 02-11-2007, 11:38 PM   #2
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Thats a pretty good eye opener!
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Old 02-12-2007, 07:28 AM   #3
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So do you think you can save it or was there too much internal damage?
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two new bearings,crank,sleeve,piton,rod,pins,button head, and a plug and it will be new. with cost of parts maybe able to just buy a new motor. a 7 port Go motor from A main hobbies is 210 and will kick that motors butt any day on type of track.
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you should have broken it new right lol... its only 7-10 tank .. and have it really rich..
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two new bearings,crank,sleeve,piton,rod,pins,button head, and a plug and it will be new. with cost of parts maybe able to just buy a new motor. a 7 port Go motor from A main hobbies is 210 and will kick that motors butt any day on type of track.
That's a good idea..Best a get a new motor

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you should have broken it new right lol... its only 7-10 tank .. and have it really rich..
yes .. my fault was just too happy it was working and the power it has was insane...poop then everything came to a halt
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2 strokes are always the fastest right before they blow!!! lol
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My piston shattered in my RZ too. It didn't run too good after that.
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That motor was prone to problems, dont feel all that bad.
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No worries, at least i can still salvage the front bearings and carb
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