RedCat Nitro Engine Tuning Guide Pt 1 -- Basics




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Ash Ketchum: i have a different carb to both of these but its rotary so will i set itr up the same or....its for my hpi rush evo rs2 st please help

Alex Schaffer: Hi, I completely reset my tornado S30 because it wouldn't even start which I believe was due to bad fuel because I went today and got the fuel I used before and it finally started. Can someone tell me a good starting point to start tuning from with my needles? Thanks a bunch

Offroad Joe: Hey Ali, Ive had my earthquake 3.5 for about a year now and it has been great till recently. I haven't started it for a while due to all the snowfall and everything and now it wont start at all. I checked the glow plug and it is glowing nice and bright and it has good compression and getting fuel to the carb but It just wont start.. Any help/suggestions are appreciated

Bilal Ahmed: @MBCustoms it means ur engine is flooded...not good! Chek out Ali's channel to see how to fix it

MBCustoms1: hey how its going? I JUST GOT MY 1st redcat i dont know how to use i have the lighting my pull cord is tight what that means

alishanmao: @offspringfanman96 that is new RedCat 1/5 Scale Electric Buggy. Name will be out soon. 6S Lipo. its a beast

smartguy1092: i need a bit of help please.. My engine starts but if i dont give throttle, it stops after a few seconds. I think it is from the LSN right??

alishanmao: @OO7SoundBreak :) I colored that green screen myself hehehe

aasland93: thats a big buggy in front of you!! :D

MrViniVini96: thank you you helped me soooo much :D you solved all my problems thx!

alishanmao: @phantompyro1996 steering Carb? what is that

alishanmao: @soverato3 cheers do it, i am learning to tune gasoline engines too

capo di tutti capi: Anybody know the factory needle settings on the 3.0cc VX-18 vortex SS truck

AJFZ1R2010: There money pita

alishanmao: @metroid1985 yes it is very possible but for HSN you need to drive on partial to full throttle before you can listen to engine changes

jackopalkia: im saving up for a red cat for off road fun they seem like the perfect rc :D

phantompyro1996: i have one question is my steering carb suppose to stay open when i let go of the accelerator ??

TylerG8711: Haha that little Arab looks like the oompa loompas off of Charlie and the chocolate factory lol. Sorry

jeff tham: @alishanmao for the very first time start my hsp sonic 1:10 nitro on road-18cxp....how many percent fuel do i nid for it....??? 16% or 25% ???

alishanmao: @bombin1181 I never had troubles with RedCats except the normal troubles that come with all RC Cars all brands. etc. they are good cars for their prices and perform awesome. If you like off roading try Avalanche or Monsoon XTR Nitro and or if you like electric EarthQuake 8E. in buggies try Hurricane XTR Nitro

jay106911able: Lean out the lsn and or idle speed screw

alishanmao: @MrViniVini96 welcome do watch part II

alishanmao: @minfinger Thanks mate, that is an honor for me

metroid1985: @alishanmao how much of a change would there be, and what kind of change should i hearing for.

Tristan Davis: My lsn is all messed up what would u suggest for reseting it

OO7SoundBreak: nice video and cool greenscreen

alishanmao: @minfinger wow i am honored. tell him to get in touch with me via msn. I will wait for him. :) he can tell me he is from Raleigh NC RC Shop owner and I will add him to my friends. I need more friends. just like you are ;)

alishanmao: @yamaharider575 RedCat 1/5 Scale

alishanmao: @TheFuelFreak xenonproject com has all redcats in UK. I will do new 1/5 gasoline and electric RedCats videos soon

alishanmao: @daluv10 that is new RedCat 1/5 Scale Electric Buggy. Name will be out soon. 6S Lipo. its a beast

OO7SoundBreak: @alishanmao very good work =)

metroid1985: @alishanmao mmmm k

offspringfanman96: thats a huge ass buggy you have!

alishanmao: @aasland93 New RedCat 1/5 Scale Electric Beast :) 6S Lipo Setup

D00ms7er: hi i just got the redcat earthquake 3.5 and i was looking for some hopup parts kit and i could not find any! is there one?

alishanmao: @LangleyRealtor heheh sure, 1/5 is just another beast, you will love it and should have it

yamaharider575: THAT BUGGY IS HUGE!!!!! HOLEY CRAP! what is it one of the redcat 1/5 scales

RCmaster46: I have to flood the engine to make it start for about 6 sec and the wheels start spinning and when i plug the exaust it dont stop and then i have to take the glow plug,that isent normal is it? Please help Ali!

brM0NST3R: these online tuning guides are helpful a bunch but it doesnt compare to actuaually doing it your self

offspringfanman96: @alishanmao thats awesome!

Josue Murcia: can i put a slide carb in the tornado s30 ?? someone plis reply

Dylan Genovese: alishamo i messed with the needles on the redcat lightning str and now it wont start do you know the factory settings on the vx-16 i know the high speed but not the low and idle

Vital Soldier (Love Simmy): Alishanmao please help, when ur breking in your engine spits out lot of oil and im done breking in, so now i tuned it nd it still spits fuel, when i lean it so it dont spit fuel it still does spit a lil and then shuts off, btw i havents messed with LSP only idle and its like you said, 1mm gap. please and thanks

daluv10: what is that big red buggy?

Robert McLean: Another great video Ali. I'm expecting to receive my Earthquake 3.0 on Wednesday but now I wish I waited for the new 1/5 to be released. Guess I'll have to get both : )

ICEcoldMADDNESS: HELP I KEEP TRYING TO TUNE THE REDCAT RACING TORNADO S30 and EVERY TIME I start it it floors and I try to adjust it but nothing happens

metroid1985: is it posable to adjust those settings by listening to the changes in the running of the engine?

alishanmao: @JimiKiwi Thanks, watch part II as well

coronag6546: for my volcano s30 why is it that it floods when i turn on the car, it turns on for a few seconds but then it turns off and ends up flooded some how.. what should i do? please help

AJFZ1R2010: Bought the earthquake 3.5 didn't even make it past the brake in process 3rd tank in the clutch broke DO NOT BUY REDCRAP PRODUCTS

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