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Old 12-29-2009, 11:21 AM
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I have a tmaxx stock 2.5
i have been running here with very little problems, but sometimes when i make a turn it would just die. but worst off all when i went to the high desert this christmas the it ran fine for about a 2 mins. then it loses power and it barely comes to crawl speed wise. if i keep trying to give it gas eventually after about another 3-4 mins it runs fine. then it repeats.
in the high deser wheather temp is about 40 degrees and altitude is 4000+ ft.
help please!!!!!!!!
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Old 12-29-2009, 02:47 PM
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Did you re-tune it for the altitude and low temp? Where are you trying to tune it for now?
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Old 12-29-2009, 05:56 PM
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Agreed, needs to be tuned daily.
The symptoms are a lean (hot)engine, although it could be 100 different things, try a richer high speed needle setting.
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