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Old 06-20-2002, 06:45 PM
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AnnMarie,

I have an OS FX 1.60 that I will not be running until later this Summer so am considering having it serviced and cleaned. What is the ball-park for doing something like this. This engine has been involved in a couple of crashes but shows no indications of damage, maybe some dirt and debri in the carb. One time I did have to remove the backplate and soak the engine in soapy water to remove sand from the bearings. I then soaked it in rubbing alcohol and then finally saturated it with 3-in-1 oil. It flew beautifully after that but has since been in another crash and it looks like dirt got back into the carb -- haven't turned it over since.
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Jim,
labor is $15/half hour with half hour minimum..I would estimate roughly an hour labor to do an inspection, cleaning and service, plus any needed parts.

Please visit http://www.hobbyservices.com/ for a service worksheet and information to ease the process of sending your items for service.

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1610 Interstate Drive
Champaign IL 61822

with a brief letter describing the problem you have had and include your proof of purchase and a copy of your receipt from purchase. Our staff will inspect your product and will notify you regarding their findings. If it is found to be a warranty defect, the product will be repaired or replaced at our option at no cost to you. If it is not a failure covered under warranty, you will be notified of your options for return, repair or replacement. Thank you for your patience and, of course, your business.

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