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Old 01-01-2013, 09:20 PM
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I Accidently crashed into a curb today, and now my brakes dont work as good as they did before i crashed, any solutions?
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Old 01-01-2013, 10:42 PM
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Crash into the curb again, it might knock something back into place.

If you don't want to do that let us know what car you have and perhaps take a photo of any damage done so we can more accurately help you out.
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:52 PM
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Is it electric or nitro? What car exactly
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you probably need to fix what was damaged in the crash...
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its a forza exceed nitro rc car
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Dare say u have just knocked something, doubble check that nothing is broken or missing, some cars have some fuel hose on the brake linkage to smoothen out initial break force so doubble check that.

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readjusting everything, brake linkages, servo neutral pont, servo end points and pads
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Old 01-06-2013, 08:24 AM
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You need to probably re-adjust the brakes on it. There a lot of ways to do this. However, since it was a crash, you probably want to take out the transmission and inspect the brakes properly. I have an Exceed Forza, and they don't handle going into curbs very well. ;-)

I created a video on how to disassemble/reassemble brakes for the Exceed Forza (as well as how to troubleshoot the brake system). PM me if you'fd like me to send you the link to the video. Thanks
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Old 01-06-2013, 07:07 PM
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It won't let me pm you! But can you post it for me or contact me on my YouTube. Superspeedy0603
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You need to probably re-adjust the brakes on it. There a lot of ways to do this. However, since it was a crash, you probably want to take out the transmission and inspect the brakes properly. I have an Exceed Forza, and they don't handle going into curbs very well. ;-)

I created a video on how to disassemble/reassemble brakes for the Exceed Forza (as well as how to troubleshoot the brake system). PM me if you'fd like me to send you the link to the video. Thanks
Why not simply post the video, then other people with the same problem can watch it for years to come?
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Old 01-07-2013, 04:49 PM
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could have damaged the throttle/brake servo as well.

time to buy a tbone racing bumper (they make them for the tornado s30 which is basically the same)
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Crash into the curb again, it might knock something back into place.
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