Go Back  R/C Tech Forums > General Forums > Radio and Electronics
Radio "glitch" with Spektrum..help wanted?? >

Radio "glitch" with Spektrum..help wanted??

Radio "glitch" with Spektrum..help wanted??

Old 04-09-2010, 04:05 AM
  #1  
Tech Adept
Thread Starter
 
GTR063's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 142
Default Radio "glitch" with Spektrum..help wanted??

Hi folks,

I recently had a situation I have never experienced and I'd appreciate some guidance, advice in order to fix the problem once and for all.

I had an intermitent error with my spektrum/sanwa combination in a nitro car where for no reason at all the throttle would "pulse" slightly even when I had the radio at full throttle (trigger pulled in all the way).

I rebound the receiver, then changed receivers TWICE, then changed the radio to another Spektrum and bound the unit still to no avail.

I tried walking away and moving the steering and throttle on the radio whilst walking ( without the motor running) and this showed no problems . I then tried the same with the motor running (thinking maybe a bearing noise could be the issue) same again, no problem found. I can stand besid ethe car whilst it is running and have it rev for warm up, no problems....as soon as I put it on the track the problem appears...

I will say that the track I was running at is surrounded by a chain mesh fence all around (maybe acting like a huge amplifier for the glitch?)


I guess it could be the throttle servo, but I have never had this problem with this car before and I have been running it for many Months now, trouble free.


I am yet to start swapping servos etc as I cannot see the point if it seems like I am chasing my tail to sort this out.

suggestions for this unusual problems guys?

All help/tips/suggestions appreciated :-)

Thanks in advance for the help
GTR
GTR063 is offline  
Old 04-09-2010, 07:01 AM
  #2  
Tech Elite
iTrader: (89)
 
lil-bump's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: The Cold Great Lakes
Posts: 3,036
Trader Rating: 89 (100%+)
Default

I would check the servo wires. But I believe you have a bad servo
lil-bump is offline  

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.