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DX5 pro issue help needed

Old 10-25-2022, 07:17 PM
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Default DX5 pro issue help needed

I bought a Losi Tenacity db pro and hated the transmitter. So I bought a spektrum DX5 pro, because I had other high end spektrum radios the last time I was into this hobby. The issue is, that now since I bound the new transmitter to the receiver in my buggy it drives terrible! It has no brakes, no reverse and it takes off to the right when I try to brake!
Have any of you guys delt with this kinda thing?
Old 10-28-2022, 10:48 PM
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I'm no DX5 expert but I'm going to ask the simple question, did you recalibrate the esc after you changed radios?
Old 10-29-2022, 01:51 PM
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to add to kistner's post. before you recalibrate the ESC, make sure all the trim knobs are in the neutral position

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