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Leonardo1982 02-26-2013 04:34 AM

Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 
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Can i use these tires on savage xs without to change the Gears?

t-max97 02-26-2013 08:16 AM

RE: Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 
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.

t9dragon 02-26-2013 10:57 AM

RE: Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 

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ORIGINAL: t-max97

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...

Leonardo1982 02-26-2013 03:58 PM

RE: Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 
Thank you guys for your help.. So i will try.. Diffs = 12$ from dollar hobbyz :)

firemanjbi 03-26-2013 11:58 AM

RE: Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 
I run these 2.2 Mashers with no problems. Temps fine, and no gearing change. Wheelies like hell now lol.

http://i1325.photobucket.com/albums/...ps8524c7c5.jpg

redfisher1974 03-26-2013 12:04 PM

RE: Larger tires for hpi savage xs??
 
Should be ok, Add a fan on the motor if your worried.


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