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Old 11-11-2018, 10:34 AM
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I just made the transition from Walmart monster trucks to ground pounders for my son and I. I read the manual and charged the battery over night till the light on the included charger went out per instructions. We took his out and ran it 2 or 3 minutes without a problem. He then hit a small 2" deep puddle next to the driveway and the power instantly went to a crawl the within 2 minutes would no turn the tires over. The battery still read 7.5v. Any ideas? It is supposed to have waterproof electronics.....
Old 11-11-2018, 02:46 PM
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I'm assuming you have Redcat Racing's Ground Pounder monster trucks. The first thing I would check would be the battery setting is correct on the speed control.

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