t maxx probs

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  1. pimp

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    i have a t maxx 2.5 and the there is a minor prob with it i will start it up and pull the throttle and it will go in reverse only tried flipping the switch and all does not work put new batts. in it and it doent work still and i even checked the servo out and still dosent work pulled the servo tighter and guess what it dosent work so what i did was went outsid3e with it and a baseball bat and was going 2 #@$%it up 4 good so i calmed down and was thinking maybe i should ask u all have any of u had this prob. with a maxx if so lmk and if not have any suggestions what i should do
  2. alisar70

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    ok first of all take the reciver out and switch the cables
  3. monsterrcbuilder04

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    is it the stock servo? i would change it
  4. alisar70

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    like on your reciver there is 3 kinda cables. and here is what they are 1 of them is for u tio turn and the other s for when u rev NOW the other 1 which u dont wanna take out is the battery 1 SO just switched the rev and the left and right 1 and see if it works then
    not sure if i told u clear enought
  5. monsterrcbuilder04

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    well you confused me. he knows all about the plugs. one is the steering servo.anoither is the throttle servo and the other is the battery. why wouldnt he want to unplug the battery?
  6. pimp

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    thanks for the advice but tried all of that and will not work any more suggestions
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    maybe you fried the reciever. what kind of reciever pack are you using?
  8. pimp

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    stock traxxas
  9. monsterrcbuilder04

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    oh. i have no clue.fresh out of ideas
  10. pimp

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    well i will try to fix it or sell
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    hay how much u think i can get out of it as is it is ready to run but rtr in reverse how much do u think i could sell it for
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    well what do you have for hop-ups? stock you could probably get $200-250.if you find someone who knows what they are doing and could fix it
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    it is not stock it has a metal spur gear steel clutch bell msj fridge head and alluminem skids now how much u think i can get out of it
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    somewhere around $275. depending on where you sell it and who is interested in it
  15. pimp

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    well thanks i need 2 sell before i put anymore $ into it
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    lol do u know any 1 that wants 2 buy a t maxx
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    or trade something offroad for a t maxx
  18. monsterrcbuilder04

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    well my friend is looking for a monster truck but hes leaning towards a savage. i dont think he would like going in reverse all the time.do you have reverse on it or the one way?
  19. pimp

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    what do u mean i have forwarde and reverse
  20. monsterrcbuilder04

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    ok, well some people make it forward only and i heard someone say that it ended up only going reverse or something. i thought that might of been your problem but i guess not
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