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Old 06-04-2009, 08:01 PM
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hey all ,i just installed a new o.s .12 tg into my rc 10 and im having trouble with it flameing out within 5-8 seconds after a turn over.ive never had this issue with any other cars before,they will all seem to run 30-40 seconds upside down.i have broke the engine in properly and it runs good otherwise.any thoughts?
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Old 06-04-2009, 08:22 PM
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I had that problem with my .21tm. I used a longer pressure line and it seemed to go away. I doubled the length.
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What is a flame out?
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What is a flame out?
The flame/glow plug in the cylinder goes out, cussing the engine to die.
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use longer fuel line

don't rev it up while upside-down
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lean the bottom

use longer fuel line

don't rev it up while upside-down
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