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Old 04-10-2013, 09:45 PM   #1
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Hi guys I need some help I'm new to this whole thing. I have a losi micro dt and I wanted it to go faster and get longer run time. Someone told me to get a lipo battery to do just that. So I did. I ordered a xcelorin 7.4v 300mah 2s 15c battery pack an charger. I was told I don't need any mods for this to work and on the package it says the same thing. After charging the battery I put it in and my dt drove for like 10 seconds then just stopped. The front wheels will turn but no moving forward or back. If I shut it off for 10secs in will run for like 2 seconds and do the same thing. Can someone help me out please I'd really appreciate it thanks.
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Prob screwed up the stock electronics or thermal shutoff. When going lipo, you should also go with new rx/servo/brushless motor.

As a suggestion, you prob will get more feedback at microtforum.com
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sounds like the esc couldn't handle it...... do you run some type of low voltage alarm?
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No I mean the car still works its just after like 5 seconds on the lipo it dosent move any more it just stops. If I turn the car off then back on and it dose the same thing goes for like 5 seconds then stops. So I'm guessing the esc is still good other wise it wouldn't work at all correct?
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