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Old Apr 24, 2012, 05:05 AM
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Nitro Sport Starting Issue


Hi guys, Im very new to Nitro cars and need a little help.
I recently bought a used Nitro Sport from ebay, the truck is in very good condition but it just will not start, owner assures me it started 5 weeks ago. Here is what I have tried.

1) Priming via holding finger over exhaust
2) Tested glow plug
3) tested fuel lines and tank

I do not know what else to do, it uses the EZstart system, please help this is very frustrating because I do not have a hobby shop or anything nearby to help.
Last edited by govern8r; Apr 24, 2012 at 05:51 AM. Reason: wrong info
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Old Apr 24, 2012, 07:19 AM
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Anything? Anything at all????
Old Apr 24, 2012, 08:46 AM
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Can you see fuel moving up the line into the carb? Priming is much more effective by holding your finger over the carb than the exhaust.
Old Apr 24, 2012, 05:22 PM
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Nope to fuel is moving at all, I will try that thanks for the tip
Old Apr 24, 2012, 06:41 PM
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Nope didnt help at all, i dont think fuel is moving at all.
Old Apr 25, 2012, 08:14 AM
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It sounds like you've got a pin hole leak in the line to the carb, or the carb is gummed up internally.
Old Apr 25, 2012, 12:40 PM
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i was gonna say clean your lines and carb


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