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Welcome to the SC10 4×4 tutorial video series. Take a brief tour here of the SC10 4×4, and see what topics will be covered in these tutorials. Apr 4, 2011 in 
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For more information, scan the QR code to the right for videos and tutorials on the . RIVAL MT RTR! http://www.teamassociated.com/Rival_Monster_Truck/.
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Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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Tech Tips – Factory Team V2 Shock Build. Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed  
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Tech Tips – Introduction to the SC10. Get a brief introduction to the Team Associated SC10, and what is contained within the video tutorials on this vehicle.
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Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to 
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Tech Tips – Tire Gluing Tips & Tricks. If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last.
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Welcome to the SC10 4×4 tutorial video series. Take a brief tour here of the SC10 4×4, and see what topics will be covered in these tutorials. Apr 4, 2011 in 
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Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips 
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips 
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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Team Associated/Reedy/XP Digital/Factory Team are manufacturers of high quality radio controlled cars, motors, batteries, electronics, and accessories. With 26 
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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R/C Handbook. 1. R/C Handbook by Scott Guyatt. About R/C Handbook. This material first appeared as a printed booklet by Scott Guyatt of Heavy’s Hobby Shop, 
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.

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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips 
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Team Associated .28 High Performance Engine. Thank you for purchasing this Team Associated engine. This manual contains the instructions needed to 
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Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips 
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If you are new to gluing tires, this tutorial gives walks you through the tricks to make sure your tires hold strong and last. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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Build your shocks like the pros build their own! Watch this tutorial to see all the little tricks they do and how they bleed them. Apr 4, 2011 in Videos » Tech Tips.
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MGT 8.0 Manuals. Documents that apply to each edition of this model: How to swap out your AA receiver batteries for a receiver battery pack (135.61 Kb); MGT  

AXIAL :

GENERAL

How a differential works
Brandon’s Formula Offroad Build: Part 1
Brandon’s Formula Offroad Build: Part 2
Video Tutorial – Driveshaft assembly
Shock Building Tips

EXO

Motor mount

WRAITH

Spare tire mod

SCX10

Jeepspeed Cherokee Build
SCX10 KIT- Basic Beginners “How To” Build Video: 14-Episodes
Fitting 2.2 Ripsaw Tires on your SCX10
How to Waterproof our SCX10
Custom 6×6 SCX10
Step-by-step video of an SCX10 Honcho build
Installing the Axial LIght Buckets AX80045, AX80049
Converting your SCX10 TR to Aluminum
Quick and Easy SCX10 TR Camera Mount

XR10

XR10 Heavy Duty Machined Gear Install
XR10 Electronics Setup
XR10 Video Build Series
XR10 Build – Part 1 – Front Axle
XR10 Build – Part 2 – Rear Axle
XR10 Build – Part 3 – Shocks and Links
XR10 Build – Part 4 – Chassis Assembly
XR10 Build – Part 5 – Beadlocks
XR10 Rear Axle Assembly Tips and Precautions


AX10

AX10 Ridgecrest – Stage 1 Upgrades
AX10 Ridgecrest – Stage 2 Upgrades
Convert your AX10 to an SCX10

ENGINES

Re-positioning the Carburetor on Axial Nitro Motors

 

HPI:

LOSI:

Losi: How To

How-To: Gluing Your Off-Road Tires
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how to glue off-road tires.
Published on 2009-01-20

Balancing Your Tires
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how to balance your tires using Losi’s Precision Tire Balancer
By Losi Published on 2010-01-18

Adjusting the Ride Height of Your Vehicle
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how to adjust the ride height on your vehicle using Losi’s Ride Height Gauge.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-18

Adjusting the Camber on Your Vehicle
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how to adjust the camber on your vehicle with Losi’s Camber Gauge.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-18

Preparing Your RC Body for Hot Weather
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how-to prepare your buggy or truggy body for racing in hot weather.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-11

Installing the Turbo Head Conversion Kit
Losi product manager Gary Kyes walks you through the step-by-step process of installing Losi’s Turbo Head Conversion Kit on your Losi 350 Nitro Engine.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-11

Binding your Transmitter to the 1/18 Mini-Rock Crawler BND
Losi product manager Richard Trujillo shows you how to bind your surface DSM transmitter to Losi’s 1/18 Mini-Rock Crawler BND.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-14

Rebuilding the Differential of Your RC Vechicle
Losi driver Adam Drake shows you how-to rebuild the differential in a 1/8-scale vehicle.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-10

Binding your Transmitter to the 1/10 Strike BND
Losi product manager Keith Whisler shows you how to bind your surface DSM transmitter to Losi’s 1/10 Strike BND.
By Losi Published on 2010-01-10

How-To: Build a Losi 4-Shoe Clutch
Published on 2009-06-16


How-To: Set Your Gear Mesh
Published on 2009-02-26


How to Convert To Your RTR to Brushless
Add More Power To Your RTR Simply and Easily
Published on 2009-04-15

Tune your GRP Engine Like a Pro. Adam Drake Shows You How
Setup your GRP Engine just like The Drake
Published on 2009-02-12

How-to Hop-up your Losi Mini-Rock Crawler
Rock Crawling Performance with a Twist
Published on 2009-01-09

How-to Hop-up your Losi LST XXL
Published on 2009-01-09

How-to Hop-up your Losi HIGHroller.
Five ways to take your truck to the next level
Published on 2009-01-09

8IGHT Electric Conversion Made Easy
Find out what you will need to convert your nitro powered 8IGHT or 8IGHT-T into an electric-powered ride
Published on 2008-09-10

How-To: Program your Losi Xcelorin ESC
Use Losi’s PC software to customize your Xcelorin Brushless ESC
Published on 2008-06-25

How-To: Hop-Up Your Losi Micro Desert Truck
Boost Your Micro-Desert Truck to Be the Best It Can Be
Published on 2008-03-10

Project: The Ultimate LST2 Race Truck
Roll up your sleeves and get ready to throw some dirt in the air with our Project: Ultimate Race LST2
Published on 8/6/2007

Build a Car the Right Way
Our expert teaches you how to assemble your car for optimal performance.
Published on 8/14/2006

How-To: LST Performance Upgrade Kit
The LST Performance Upgrade Kit makes it possible for owners of the original LST to make their truck tougher and handle better.
Published on 4/18/2006

Body Painting Techniques
Learn the techniques needed to take your “One-Color Wonder” from drab to fab!
Published on 7/19/2005

How To Match Your Shocks
Our expert teaches you how to assemble your car for optimal performance.
Published on 8/10/2004

 

 TRAXXAS:

How do I bind the transmitter to the receiver?

… receiver are bound at the factory. Should you ever need to re-bind them, or if you wish to bind an additional receiver to the transmitter, all you have to do is press …

How To – Paint a Traxxas Lexan Body

… Title:  How To Paint a Body How to Paint a Traxxas Lexan Body The following instructions are for …

How To – Install u-joints

How to install u-joints This procedure to used to install the metal u-joints into the plastic output yokes on all …

How do I calculate my gear ratio?

How do I calculate my gear ratio? Use the following formula: … batteries are extremely hot, and/or the motor is too hot to touch, your model is probably overgeared (higher ratio numerically). Try a … (smaller pinion gear for example). If you are not able to run your model for at least four minutes before the batteries die, then …

How To – Adjust the Steering Trim

… Steering Trim Adjustment How To Adjust The Steering Trim on your Traxxas Vehicle If your vehicle is …

How To – Perform After-run Procedure

… be stored for longer than a few hours. Taking the time to prepare your engine for storage will reward you with longer engine life, … dealer or you can use WD-40, a common household lubricant. To ensure your TRX 2.5R Racing Engine is protected from internal corrosion, use …

How do I set the Gear Mesh on my Traxxas Model?

… be checked and adjusted anytime a gear is replaced. To set the gear mesh in an electric model, cut a narrow strip of notebook paper … there should be no binding or friction. Show me how to: Remove and replace the spur gear and clutch bell in a Jato …

How To Rebuild the TRX 2.5, 2.5R and 3.3 Engine

… your engine is brand new (not refurbished), and ready to deliver the power and reliability you expect. In many cases, installing the … three 3x12BCS screws that secure the EZ-Start® assembly to the engine and separate the gear housing from the engine. …

How can I convert my Nitro Sport to a Nitro Rustler?

How can I convert my Nitro Sport to a Nitro Rustler? If your Nitro Sport is equipped with a TRX.15, follow steps 1 through 3 below to upgrade to a Pro.15.  (If your Nitro Sport is equipped with a …

How To – Replace a T-Maxx, SportMaxx, S-Maxx brake disc

How to: Replace a T-Maxx, SportMaxx, S-Maxx brake disc … lift the bell crank assembly off of the chassis ( this is to provide access to the transmission ).   …

How big is the fuel tank?

How big is the fuel tank in my Traxxas nitro model? The fuel tanks that … hold 75cc of fuel. You’ll get approximately 16 tanks to each quart of fuel (64 tanks per gallon). The fuel tank in Maxx Trucks and …

How To – Clean a gummed engine

… in several months. The after run procedure is intended to help minimize the effects of long term storage, but sometimes engines are … does not allow the free flow of fuel, this link overs how to clean or completely rebuild a TRX racing carburetor for the 2.5 and 3.3 …

How To – Adjust the Slipper Clutch

… the large spur gear. The purpose of the slipper clutch is to regulate the amount of power sent to the rear wheels to prevent tire spin. When it slips, the slipper clutch …

How To – Glue Tires To Wheels

Glue the tires to the wheels Thoroughly clean the tire bead and the wheel to remove any chemicals or oils that can keep the glue from bonding to the surfaces.  Use a mild liquid dishwashing detergent or a window …

How To Start and Tune the TRX 2.5/3.3 Racing Engine™

… tuning instruction. Some of the tips may even be helpful to some of you nitro veterans out there as well, so grab your gear and let’s … Tools and Accessories: This article will show how to tune a T-Maxx 2.5, but the same procedure can be used for any 2.5, or …

How To Tune the TRX 2.5, 2.5R and 3.3 for Best Performance

… on the fuel mixture. Turn the mixture needles clockwise to lean the fuel mixture and counterclockwise to richen it. Leaning the fuel … is lower. The chart below provides general guidelines on how weather conditions affect air density when they move higher or lower than …

How To – Clear a Flooded Engine

  How to Clear a Flooded Engine The engine can become flooded if it is primed too … the EZ-Starter cannot turn the engine and it will appear to be locked. Use the following procedure to clear a flooded engine. …

How To – Replace Clutch Shoes

… are excessively worn, the model will feel sluggish due to slippage in the engine clutch. The engine clutch can be damaged when the … the engine can stay in the model. Show me how to: Replace clutch shoe spring Remove the clutch …

How to rebuild the TRX Racing carburetor

… the body and O-rings, or simply cleaned thoroughly to free it of debris and oil which can prevent it from flowing fuel or tuning … stripped, or worn. Otherwise, the body may simply need to be cleaned to work properly again. Use the exploded view for obtaining part …

How Do I Get Started In R/C?

Getting Into High-Performance R/C Welcome to the fascinating realm of “hobby-class” radio controlled cars, trucks … There are also plenty of informative articles and “howto” tips from nitro experts published in R/C magazines and on R/C … to learn about the model and develop an understanding of how these fascinating little machines work. Go Have Fun!! Now that …

Is there a failsafe? How does it work?

… the receiver will automatically return the throttle to neutral and hold the last steering command. The failsafe system is built-in and does not need to be adjusted or activated. (general, Radio Systems) …

How To – Clean and Maintain the Roller Clutch (One-Way Bearing)

… the one-way bearing. This will cause the one-way bearing to slip on the starter shaft keeping the engine from turning over. It is also possible for the bearing to lack sufficient lubrication between itself and the starter shaft causing the …

How To – Prime the Engine

… should turn the engine over at a sufficient enough rate to draw the fuel into the carburetor within a reasonable amount of time. Look at the fuel line and watch the fuel make its way up to the carburetor. To help speed up the fuel to the carburetor you can …

How To – Maintaining and Storing Your Traxxas Nitro Model

… contaminants can rapidly break down an engine’s ability to perform efficiently and reliably. Now, I know that we are not all big fans of taking things apart just to clean them. Although it’s very tempting to just toss the vehicle up on a …

How To – Clean and Re-oil the Air Filter

… base back into the housing. Now the airfilter is ready to be fitted back onto the carburetor. Remember to use a zip-tie at the base of the filter to holder the filter securely to the …

Traxxas Warranty Service

How do I get Traxxas warranty service? All warranty claims should be … at 1-888-TRAXXAS (1-888-872-9927). Many times we are able to immediately solve problems over the phone.Traxxas Corporation assumes … toll-free customer service line provides direct access to our highly experienced factory trained representatives. In most cases, …

Traxxas Speed Controls and Low Voltage Detection (LVD)

… cause irreparable damage and may cause battery failure. To prevent over-discharging, only use Traxxas Power Cell LiPo batteries … that do have Low Voltage Detection.   How to Tell if Low Voltage Detection is ON Traxxas ESCs will show a green …

TRX Pro.15 carburetor settings

… Note: From the factory,your carburetor has been preset to the following break-in specs. Do not readjust your carburetor settings … SETTING The high-speed mixture screw controls how much fuel enters the engine during mid and high-speed operation. Turn the …

Troubleshooting – The QR-1 is drifting on its own

… If your QR-1 pulls or drifts in any direction (unrelated to air currents) when the sticks are at neutral, you can use the trim controls … system needs to be reset. Click here for instructions on how to reset the stabilization system. (6207, 6208, Heli, Models, Aircraft) …

Slipper Clutch Adjustment

… the large spur gear. The purpose of the slipper clutch is to regulate the amount of power sent to the rear wheels to prevent tire spin. Think of it as adjustable traction … StampedeNitro RustlerRevoJato  Show me:How to adjust the slipper clutch (Gearing and Drivetrain) …

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Repairs and Service

How to repair the vehicle or obtain service How to repair your vehicle One advantage of Traxxas radio control …

Repairing Cut or Damaged Wiring

… or blow dryer. Don’t want to fix it yourself?  Click here for instructions on how to obtain service . (1209-Spirit-1995, 1502-VillainEX-2003, …

Failed Servo

… you replace or send in your servo for service, test it to make sure that it is not the receiver that is causing the servo to fail. A … want to fix it yourself? Click here for instructions on how to obtain service. (1209-Spirit-1995, 1502-VillainEX-2003, 24054, …

Traxxas Battery Basics

… NiMH, NiCd, LiIon, LiFe, and LiPo These terms refer to the materials and chemistry within the battery. Nickel batteries (NiMH, … of a 7600mah pack, that would be 7.6 x 25 = 190 amps. How much amperage can be used to charge a battery may also be indicated as a …

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