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Old 12-01-2005, 03:42 PM   #1
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Default brakes screwd huh ? what

Alright my brakes messed up not sure how i took this realy deep sharp turn to the left skidded spunn out hit nothing and then i brought the car back going full speed and i tried to hit the brakes and they werent working heh sorda had to take a wide turn to bring that back but when i let go of the throttle it was still going... I checked the carb and servo its all fine the brake disc looks a lil beat up not to badly. I took apart the differential nothing seemed wrong there and i took the engine out that looks fine so yah alright thx please help.

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Old 12-01-2005, 05:22 PM   #2
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It`ll probably take a process of elimination to track down the fault, try...
* turning on the receiver & transmitter etc and then applying the brake....see if the servo is actually working...check the throw on the brake lever, linkage etc to see if theyre actually doing their job of applying the brake.
* If these are all working fine, then I`d be checking the brake shoes...are they still intact?.....if these are all okay, then go to the brake disc....is it okay? has it got some crap (fuel, dirt etc) on it that may be stopping it from working correctly.
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