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t maxx 2.5 help me please

Old 02-27-2007, 05:09 PM
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Angry t maxx 2.5 help me please

this truck runs great for about 5 mins then it boggs down and sometimes shuts of i have tryed everything i could think of help me if you can thanks
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Old 02-27-2007, 11:45 PM
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how long have u had it and how hot is ur motor runing by the sounds of it it is flaming out or the motor is just had its day and needs a new piston and sleve
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Old 03-05-2007, 02:41 PM
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I have the same issue with my t-maxx it boggs at full throttle.
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Old 04-02-2007, 07:45 PM
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your motor just needs to be tuned correctly. no biggie
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Old 04-03-2007, 08:20 PM
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bogging down at full throttle sound more like rich HSN. you may need to retune your engine.

for the truck running OK for 5 mins then boggs down, really sounds like overheating to me.
most likely a tuning issue - HSN maybe lean. you may need to retune engine.
possibly air leak- check carb, fuel line, fuel tank for air leak.
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Old 04-03-2007, 11:16 PM
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Sounds like lean bogging to me, runs good for about 2-4 minutes, then you pull the throttle and it flames? Start richening your high sped needle an hour at a time until it stops bogging,then richen one more hour to be on the safe side.
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We all have these problems
Go to the Traxxas website because they have the factory carb tuning. I suggest you set the carb back to factory. Start over
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get a 3.3
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Old 04-09-2007, 09:43 AM
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Originally Posted by masta-racah
get a 3.3
That is an interesting point. The Traxxas ERP is awsome
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