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May 05, 2011, 11:59 PM
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Issue with Champ servo


Hi guys. Just plugged a lipo into my champ tonight and noticed the elevator servo not responding. It was working fine 2 days ago and now its not. When I take it apart and look at the servo, it appears to be fine, but no movement. Also it gets very hot to the touch. Any ideas? Is is finished? If so how can I replace it? Thanks
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May 06, 2011, 07:19 AM
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Hi guys. Just plugged a lipo into my champ tonight and noticed the elevator servo not responding. It was working fine 2 days ago and now its not. When I take it apart and look at the servo, it appears to be fine, but no movement. Also it gets very hot to the touch. Any ideas? Is is finished? If so how can I replace it? Thanks
Roll the gears with your finger tip to make sure they spin freely.

if they do, it's probably the motor, wires or the FET.

Chimchim on RCG can fix these problems for $25
May 06, 2011, 06:12 PM
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Have you had the plane Long. have you contacted HH I did this the otehr day of march purchase and a free Fuselage and electronics given in mail
May 06, 2011, 09:10 PM
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Actually I called HH today and sure enough they are sending me new electronics in the mail!! They are awesome!!
May 07, 2011, 04:50 PM
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My elevator servo sticks sometimes and I don't know why. A little tug on the line frees it up each time. I dunno. Works.


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