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2.5 Pullstart question

Old 04-18-2003, 07:25 PM
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2.5 Pullstart question

Can the pullstart from a TRX .15 pro engine replace the EZ-start system on the new 2.5 race engine? Will the pullstart be a direct bolt-on? Or, what parts are needed to convert a new 2.5 w/ez-start to a pullstart?

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Old 04-19-2003, 08:29 AM
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I dont believe the .15 pullstart will work, however traxxas does have a new pull starter made for the 2.5, check out the option parts on their website.
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Old 04-20-2003, 02:34 PM
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Manufactures make very few pull starts, so a pull start from a .15 will fit any .15 engine from that manufacturer. The Race 2.5 is a .15 engine, so it may work.
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Old 04-20-2003, 10:55 PM
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Im using a HPI savage pullstart on my 2.5
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Old 04-26-2003, 03:29 PM
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The Traxxas Pullstart for the older engine WILL NOT work, The bearing won't fit. I already made that mistake
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