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Old 01-20-2015, 01:35 PM   #1
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Unhappy Serpent Cobra GT - Failsafe malfunction

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I wanted to know how to set the failsafe of the Cobra GT. The bind button on the receiver works but the failsafe doesn't. If I push it with a screwdriver, nothing happens. Oddly there is no button inside for the failsafe. It's just empty. Did I break it somehow with the screwdriver?


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Old 01-21-2015, 12:47 AM   #2
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I'm guessing this is the RTR model? If so Im not aware that there is a fail safe equipped reciever in it. If the button is not there since you had the car then you'll probably need to upgrade the receive. This is just a guess as I don't have the RTR version of the car.
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Old 01-22-2015, 02:57 PM   #3
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Yes it's the RTR nitro model. But the receiver only has a little button called "bind" and the failsafe button is missing. Is this normal?

I mean, there's a little button for the bind on the receiver, but there's nothing to push the failsafe button. It's an empty little hole.

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Old 01-23-2015, 12:04 AM   #4
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Already the name of the post is misleading.

How can something that is not even there create a "malfunction" ?

Best guess that should be renamed or closed to prevent creation of further rumors.
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Old 01-23-2015, 08:59 AM   #5
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All RTR's radio don't have Failsafe on them. Higher Radio system like Toshiba and Airtronics, either has there own, or you purchase a add-on failsafe for $20. Higher Radio TX's has audio warning,enough to stop your model by your decision Failsafe is always an option.
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