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tmaxx 3.3 spur gear problem

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Old 01-03-2007, 07:01 PM
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Default tmaxx 3.3 spur gear problem

Hey guy's I just installed a steel spur gear on my tmaxx 3.3.The problem i'm having is.When I give it gas it will not move.I have the spur gear and the clutch gear meshed like it should be.This is a brand new truck,well one week old.It was running fine before I changed the spur gear.When I give it gas the spur gear and the clutch gear are moving but the truck will not.Please some help on this,thanks..
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Old 01-03-2007, 07:29 PM
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Default RE: tmaxx 3.3 spur gear problem

It sounds like your slipper is too loose. Tighten the spur gear nut all the way down, then back it off 1/4 turn.
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Old 01-03-2007, 08:34 PM
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Thanks for the reply.I put the stock spur gear back on and its running like a champ again.I will mess with it more tomorrow.
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Does anyone know if the new TMaxx still uses the slipper pegs like the older 2.5 and .15Pro? If so, did you put the pegs into the new spur before installing it?
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