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  1. Thread: Nitro

    by redck1979
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    No they are not. Nitro content is not all that...

    No they are not. Nitro content is not all that matters, oil content does as well. Allot of fuel manufactures use diff oils & combos of oil in the fuel & can vary from 12% up to ~ 20% oil mix in the...
  2. Like Stix mentioned, just refer to the diagrams...

    Like Stix mentioned, just refer to the diagrams and get as much of the separate sections put back together & install the diff assemblies back onto the chassis. Ig's really not that bad of a task, I...
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    there are 2 screws on the bottom of the chassis...

    there are 2 screws on the bottom of the chassis you need to remove as well to get the diff cover off.

    Edit: added following link.

    same 2 screws as in this manual to take the rear bumper off
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    The NOS & superchargers are nothing but a gimick,...

    The NOS & superchargers are nothing but a gimick, huge waste $$$ on nitro engines. Simply put you'll be better off buying a brand new 3.3 & send it off to ABMods for the "drag" mod they do to the...
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    The bets way would be to make sure the throttle...

    The bets way would be to make sure the throttle trim on the transmitter is set to 0, then adjust the linkages as needed.


    EDIT: Using the trim on the transmitter just works the servo more & could...
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    OK all metal gears...Hmmm there goes the trans...

    OK all metal gears...Hmmm there goes the trans haves blown apart too still costs more than a supr & have to take apart the whole rear-end. Or wait, let me guess, you added more weight to it by...
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    neweramodels...

    neweramodels
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    Metal supr gear, such a bad idea. Hmmm... Replace...

    Metal supr gear, such a bad idea. Hmmm... Replace a $3 spur gear or $20+ transmission & not to mention you have to take apart the whole back end to replace it. All you did was make your trans. the...
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    Mine is a 2005 GMC Canyon 4x2 with Z71 suspension...

    Mine is a 2005 GMC Canyon 4x2 with Z71 suspension package & G80 locker, has just over 135K miles on it.

    http://i211.photobucket.com/albums/bb218/redck1979/4e7362ec-606a-43d0-befd-376f6919dfb8.jpg
  10. I think it's time to knock the dust off the old jato!

    Yup, I thinks its time to revive & clean up the Jato! Been yrs since I have had time to run it & spring is almost here. Any of you old timers still around on the forums?
    ...
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    I'm with Desert JATO on this one. the Pro-line...

    I'm with Desert JATO on this one. the Pro-line Moabs have been my off-road tire of choice for the jato. Also as clegg has mentioned they wear like iron (have a set that have been driven on pavement...
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    NO it is not, there have been members on this...

    NO it is not, there have been members on this board that used to JB-Weld or put "Silly Putty" (back in the day, for better traction while doing drag runs) in their diff to try and get a "full posi"...
  13. Thread: exo-carbon

    by redck1979
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    Snowsolo, I always have an extra set of RPM...

    Snowsolo, I always have an extra set of RPM a-arms for the front and rear of my jato just for that purpose (so I can keep running while the other set is being warrantied). as long as you have NOT...
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    Sorry so late but check this out, especially the...

    Sorry so late but check this out, especially the "Flow Chart" at the end. (click on link just above it for printable full sized image.)
    and yes I realize some of the traxxas links may broken, (I...
  15. Thread: ram air

    by redck1979
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    just an FYI but the revo air filter can be used...

    just an FYI but the revo air filter can be used with out cutting up your jato's body. I have been doing it for a few years now.

    EDIT:

    sorry for the bad pics, will get some new ones up...
  16. Thread: exo-carbon

    by redck1979
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    +1 the exo carbon parts are simply stock parts...

    +1

    the exo carbon parts are simply stock parts with a carbon fiber sticker/shrink wrap on them. RPM a-arms all the way, they have a great warranty as well.
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    Hey Abuatlib, It is christian again, figured out...

    Hey Abuatlib, It is christian again, figured out my lost password, so disregard (NO USE redck1979 .)

    But PLEASE my Saudi friend DO NOT use the K&N filter on it's own in your desert locations for...
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    When it comes to running in hot climates and on...

    When it comes to running in hot climates and on sand dunes Desert Jato is the man to get advice from...

    Another great part to have handy would be a top chassis plate.



    Abutalib post a couple...
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    The middle needle should almost never have be...

    The middle needle should almost never have be touched on that carb.
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    Also, forgot to mention in previous post, that's...

    Also, forgot to mention in previous post, that's a symptom of a lean LSN setting.
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    check your other thread for my tuning post.

    check your other thread for my tuning post.
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    All engines are different so one persons settings...

    All engines are different so one persons settings will/can very from yours even if they lived directly next door to you. Alot of things factor in IE: air temp, humidity, how the engine was broken-in...
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    If it has been sitting for awhile? If so I would...

    If it has been sitting for awhile? If so I would suggest spraying some WD-40 down in the engine and let it sit for a bit to loosen everything up, then try again.

    +1 on the priming the engine by...
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    double post below sorry. PLEASE Delete this one.

    double post below sorry. PLEASE Delete this one.
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    I myself would take out the glow plug and spray a...

    I myself would take out the glow plug and spray a bit of WD-40 in the engine, replace/reinstall the glow plug and let it sit for a few days. Then try to crank it over a few times to make sure...
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