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  1. Pr3ssure

    What maintenance is needed on a T-Maxx?

    So I got a T-Maxx long ago, before the 2.5r or the 3.3 ever came out. I was around 12 or so, I never got into the hobby a lot and about 6 years ago I was running it and forgot to put the air filter back in after cleaning it. Need less to say after a few minutes of running it shut off and never...
  2. C

    Gifted Nitro Rustler

    This winter my good friend gifted me his used 2wd nitro rustler because he didn't want it anymore, he said he beat it up and wasn't great at maintenance. I am a beginner at nitro RC as well this being my first ever car. He left fuel in the lines over winter, and the grey drivetrain next to the...
  3. Phatsavage

    Where to start lots of maintenance to do!!

    Well hmm which one should i start Well i just got done building the savage with the 801xt body on it. Now i need to start on one of the others. Would like to do something eles different but really dont know what to do all the trucks are built a bit different. Some 2 wheel drive, some one...
  4. olds97_lss

    Bearing maintenance in RPM carriers...

    Well, was planning on running my 21TM revo a bit today, but had a migraine that didn't let up until it was dark out. Guessing not many more 60F days will be happening until spring. While I had it on the bench giving it the pre-bash once over, I noticed the wheels move quite a bit due to worn...
  5. RubiconX

    Safety and Maintenance of Lipo Batteries

    Hey guys, Some of you might have already read that I've engaged in an electric buggy build after a few year absence from the hobby. This is my first experience venturing out to electric, previously I only built and ran nitro. One of the things that enticed me about electric is the simplicity...
  6. C

    How do I clean my high speed needle?

    How do i take out my hsn for cleaning it
  7. WoodiE

    No to low maintenance aquarium?

    This is a question for all the aquarium guys we have here - what is a good no or low maintenance aquarium setup? Would I be better to go salt or freshwater? I'd like to keep it under 50 gallons.
  8. H

    1/8 scale nitro buggy Diff maintenance

    After how many run hours should you change the oil in your differentials? I run my MBX7 about 3 hours a week.
  9. Nitro Nerd

    Slipper clutch maintenance/testing

    Hey all. We have a Savage X 4.6, and have some questions on the slipper clutch. Forgive me if these are ignorant questions--I'm a buggy/truggy guy so used to a center diff...and the MT design as a whole is something I'm still feeling my way around. 1. Our Savage has about 2 gallons through...
  10. S

    Did some maintenance

    I got my 5sc in October of 2011. After running two tanks I read online that the rear diff could be low from the factory. I then took out the rear diff and topped it off. Fast forward to this offseason, I had put a total of 10 tanks on my 5sc. It was time for the big maintenance that it calls...
  11. The Cow

    CowRC - The R/C Maintenance King Scale R/C Banner Giveaway!

    Who wants to win some of these??? CowRC Scale Banners! Printed by the awesome Sticker Chick Graphics!!! Brave the trails & rocks in style just like our good friend and supporter Mr. Jesse Cheers! Printed on real vinyl with scale grommets! More fun for our friends and awesome...
  12. andydrew39219

    Tmaxx cleaning/maintenance

    Well, I stripped the maxx down to get to the diffs today. Holy crap this thing is dirty. Sorry, I don't have pics, nothing special anyways. Its a good thing I did this, it's the first time I stripped it down that much (I left the servos, rx/tx, tranny and the big bottom brace on.) I found a...
  13. D

    Maintenance

    After run oil, is just for the engine after running? Is it good for steering knuckle and chassis? Do I use regular W 40?
  14. ckeast420

    savage x diff maintenance

    have a savage x front diff went bad a few months ago but rear diff is still working strong and i wanna keep it that way lol How do you do regular diff maintenance on a savage x? do i just need to clean it and re grease it or what?
  15. ckeast420

    savage x diff maintenance

    have a savage x front diff went bad a few months ago but rear diff is still working strong and i wanna keep it that way lol How do you do regular diff maintenance on a savage x? do i just need to clean it and re grease it or what?
  16. Jeabajuice

    After Run Maintenance

    After I run my nitro rc, must I use after run oil, and lubricate the engine and put shock oil on the shocks. Right now, I am not doing big jumps or bashing. Also do I need to drain the fuel from my fuel tank when i am done driving. Thanks
  17. E

    Maintenance/Long period storage

    Question:What Could/Should I do to me tmaxx 3.3 "Or any nitro RC" to keep it in good working condition & rust free from sitting for any long peroid of time?
  18. R

    Nitro maintenance/Revival

    Hello RCN i was at my uncle's house the other day an we found a really old RC10. Is there any links or stickys that i missed on how to clean a nitro rc car? if so, can someone please put a link up or lead me to a how-to? thanks in advance -RCNub
  19. J

    maintenance question

    I'm really looking into getting my first nitro rc car.....the thing is i want to know wat i should be replacing and how often after i get it...i dont mean any parts that will break, but rather parts that are part of maintenance, such as filters, ect. thanks
  20. R

    Diff maintenance

    How often does everyone do the differential maintenance on their savage x's ? I have the 4.6 rtr, with a little more than a gallon of fuel through it. I think 'm a bit behind in maitaining this, and I was wondering what fluid everyone uses ? What's a good wt, and how much do you fill it...
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