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Old 02-26-2013, 04:34 AM
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Can i use these tires on savage xs without to change the Gears?
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Old 02-26-2013, 08:16 AM
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I don't have any first hand experience with the xs but Iv'e always heard it had weak diffs so that might not be a good idea.
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Old 02-26-2013, 10:57 AM
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I don't have any first hand experience with the xs but Iv'e always heard it had weak diffs so that might not be a good idea.
I have never had any issues with the diffs in either of my XS's...

You could try them but watch the temps on the motor and esc...
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Old 02-26-2013, 03:58 PM
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Thank you guys for your help.. So i will try.. Diffs = 12$ from dollar hobbyz
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I run these 2.2 Mashers with no problems. Temps fine, and no gearing change. Wheelies like hell now lol.

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Should be ok, Add a fan on the motor if your worried.
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