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Old 02-16-2009, 11:03 AM   #16
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it does sound like the motor needs a good cleaning , try this take the springs off and pull the brushes out take notice on how they come out and then spin the rotor and see if it is free or not that can tell you alot right there
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If it's brushless, then that's normal. It should make a clattering sound when the motor is geared to the spur. But when the motor is on and running, it will run smoothly. Now, if you remove the motor, then the diffs should run freely, and with no resistance.
do you mean brushed
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Old 02-16-2009, 03:42 PM   #17
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Dude, it's the magnets inside the motor that are doing that. So, there's no need to sweat the small stuff, Just drop it into the car and drive.
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:50 PM   #18
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Dude, it's the magnets inside the motor that are doing that. So, there's no need to sweat the small stuff, Just drop it into the car and drive.
........Never mind.... I just watched the video, That is normal.
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