overheating?

Discussion in 'RC General & Getting Started' started by anthony, Aug 5, 2004.

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  1. anthony

    anthony Member

    i have a 2.5 sport maxx and i can run it for only bout 4-5 min then it shuts off. after i let off the throttle is when it shuts off too, then its pain in the#@$%to get it started again, i have to pretty much wait for it to cool off , is this normal ?am i running to lean? and also just as a reference i was wondering ware abouts my needles should be set at, just a ball park range.thanx
  2. redheat

    redheat Member

    Let me ask you this were are they set now?
  3. rockn82

    rockn82 Marx Brother

    Its just a common Maxx problem. Seen it a hundred times on that new 2.5. Let me guess about 4-6 weeks old? Send the engine to traxxas and they will warranty it. I know it sucks to wait.
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