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  1. rednexneffex2

    Need a bit of help with tuning

    Got a new redcat lightning with a .16 engine in it.Break in went smooth and well.Had it running really well and was out for about an hour playing.Never had a single issue and ran really well.However I noticed the break was hanging up so I adjusted that just before putting it away.I waent to...
  2. ArchmageNydia

    VX-16 Low RPM issue.

    Hey guys, my Redcat Shockwave has been serving me fairly well for a while, but I've run into a problem. As the title states, the engine is not revving nearly as high as it should, so it only goes to a crawl on full throttle. The high-speed screw is in the same place it was when it was optimally...
  3. SSievers08

    Exhaust Baffle

    So my brother in law has an STR also. His is completely stock except for a higher flow air filter and a set of aluminum wheels. Well he doesn't do any of the work to his car, I do it all. He hasn't had the car out sense last summer so he brought it over so I could go over it and get its throat...
  4. ArchmageNydia

    New to RC, Engine won't start, tried all options.

    Hello! As stated, I'm entirely new to Nitro RC cars, and I just received one for my birthday the other day, a Redcat Shockwave. As I got it as a gift, I'm not sure what experience people have had with it, if it's good or bad. I do know that it was new out of the package when I got it, though...
  5. LexAxxx

    Red Cat Engine ShockWave

    Hi Rc Gas Fans. Hey I`m havin trouble with this RedCat Engine. 4Get its a RedCat Ok, I no theres mixed reviews on it LoL Anyways I had it runnin Great 4awhile just sittin there LoL Its New an still tryin break Engine in with out Killin the Engine. Its weird though I finally get it running let...
  6. 2GMitsubishi

    Volcano S30 2-Speed Transmission Install "Full Setup"

    Installed the transmission today. I've got the two speed clutch bell and Aluminum clutch ready to go but I am waiting on my new engine to come back from Redcat Racing to install them. Above is the picture of the stock single speed transmission. Now the single speed and the Unmolested two speed...
  7. 2GMitsubishi

    Redcat SH.18 will not start.. Help needed

    My Volcano S30 will not start.. I have new fuel, new fuel filter, I cleaned the lines out just to be sure.. My carb settings are LSN 3 turns out and HSN 3 1/2 turns out. New hot glow plug that tested good and I've got a full charge on my igniter. Wtf could be the issue? I've adjusted the LSN a...
  8. 2GMitsubishi

    New here, looking for tips and to introduce myself.

    Howdy I'm Dennis and I've been a mechanic on gas, Diesel engines as well as all kinds of machinery for the last Ten solid years. Done everything from an oil change to swapping motors to make a race deadline. I am naturally falling in love with Nitro RC because to be honest here, They are...
  9. N

    Problems With My Redcat Shockwave

    I have a Redcat Nitro Shockwave. Sometimes after driving it at its top speed the back wheel locks up CAN ANYONE HELP ME PLEASE and another problem is that after driving it at top speed it will just randomly shut off.
  10. Rooky78

    Yet another Redcat thread.

    So.. a buddy of mine calls and says "I've got 2 Revos, a Mini revo and a Redcat Rampage. They all need work and I'm tired of messing with them" As he's an over the road truck driver, and I'm laid off, I took him up on the offer to tinker. I'm really starting to understand why you guys bash on...
  11. J

    good steering servo

    I have a redcat racing avalanche 1/8th scale truck. What is a good steering servo that won't break the bank.
  12. Warrior4Jesus

    And... There it is.

    Sold my two trucks and here be the result. I am tearing it down and lock tightening everything and ca gluing everything. If it breaks it will get aluminum. Tada!
  13. S

    redcat shockwave

    hi guys,quick guestion,is there a diference between blu and red nitro shock wave,or is it jus color?
  14. M

    CEN MG 10 MT3 or Redcat volcano S30 ?

    hi guys, i am new to this world and i was looking to buy either of these two trucks. i am totally confused as to which one is better ? i heard that the aluminium chassis on the redcat is strong but will not last long as it would bend and cause trouble and on the other hand the HIC chassis on...
  15. S

    Newb with a Redcat Caldera engine troubles

    Howdy folks, I picked this up on ebay with the knowledge that it had engine problems to begin with. When I got it, i found that the previous owner had opened up all the idle and mixture screws so everything was completely un-calibrated. I was wondering if anyone knew of the factory settings...
  16. M

    Redcat Racing... Help Please...

    I am curious if anyone here has had any experience with this company, I have read a few reviews online that I found (of old vehicles) and they all sound good but I would like to know what you all think. Right now I am in limbo between two vehicles, the Shockwave and the Tornado S30. So tell me...
  17. Ean

    Redcat. Shuts down but then starts a gain on first pull

    After I run my redcat for about 5 mins it cuts off but starts again on the first pull this is with store bought fuel
  18. R

    Clutch shoes for Redcat Avalanche XTR

    Will Integy or MIP clutch shoes work on this truck? This truck has plastic shoes (3 piece clutch shoe). Wanting to upgrade the shoes
  19. K

    New engine for redcat Shockwave

    Hi, I'm looking for a new engine for my Redcat Racing Shockwave buggy and I am not sure which engine will fit. Currently I'm using the stock VX 16 engine, which has a side exhaust manifold. My budget is about 150-175 CAN. Hopefully somebody could help! its a shockwave
  20. M

    redcat Earthquake ROLLER

    IN TERRIFIC SHAPE,new chassis plate-$110 pm with questions
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