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Old 01-21-2008, 01:31 AM   #1
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I just the sportwerks raven bx, and its great also got and extra battery and a speed charger, my question is this, the batteries after use are so hot, you can only hold them for a little while, i have looked at the connections all good, and i have even changed the paper test/mesh with the gear, but the batteries are still really hot, is this normal please any help would be great..

also does anyone else have this car and have you done any upgrades, i am very keen to make it a great car
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Old 01-21-2008, 02:40 AM   #2
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the batteries will get warm as they come out, although it depends on the quality. what batteries did you buy/get with the buggy?
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Old 01-21-2008, 04:47 PM   #3
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Is the motor hot also or just the battery? Do you run until the battery is completely drained?
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