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Old 08-21-2004, 08:24 PM
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Joel Lagace
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What your describing is from very high voltage situations. Thousands of volts shoot through some spark wires and worn old wires will allow grounding. I work with electronic spark ignition at work on furnaces. When wire insulators break down i can get grounding where the spark comes out he side of the wire instead of the ignitor. THE FIX? replace the wire(most never look cracked}


IF you suspect your RC car is doing the same thing as a car with poor spark plug wires then you already know what to do. REPLACE the wires from your ESC TO MOTOR TO BATTERY.
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