WHY GET A TUNE-UP?
With regular maintenance, your R/C vehicle will run better and last longer. Tracks Hobbies technicians are experts in electric R/C vehicles and can help you detect anything that needs to be fixed or replaced. Schedule a tune-up and let Tracks Hobbies help you achieve maximum performance from your R/C vehicle!
Every tune-up includes our 10-Point inspection, plus our Standard Tune-Up Service. The 10-Point inspection will check for proper function of the following:
- Bearings & Bushings
- Body & Accessories
- Chassis & Attachments
- Differential Components
- Driveline Components
- Suspension & Steering
- Motors & Electronics
- Radio System and Batteries
- Spur Gears and Pinion Gears
- Tires & Wheels
Tracks Hobbies will provide an analysis from your 10-Point inspection, so you can schedule any additional repair or replacement services if necessary. Tune-Ups also include our Standard Service.
OUR STANDARD TUNE-UP SERVICE INCLUDES:
√ Transmitter and ESC Calibration. Is your vehicle not responding to the Transmitter? Are your electronics acting strange? Tune-Up’s include a re-calibration of your Transmitter and ESC to ensure maximum performance.
√ Shock Cleaning with Fluid Replacement. Is your vehicle not landing jumps like it used to? Does it bottom-out or wipe-out too easily? Tune-Up’s include a cleaning and fluid replacement (using top-quality shock oil) of up to 4 shocks.
√ Motor Cleaning and Refreshing. Is your vehicle not as fast as it used to be? Does the motor make noises? Tune-Up’s include motor cleaning and rejuvenation with proper cleaning additives.
√ Tightening of Fasteners. Does your vehicle rattle or vibrate excessively? Tune-Up’s include tightening (with LocTite) or replacement* (if necessary) of worn fasteners.
√ Bearing/Bushing Cleaning and Lubrication. Does your vehicle make grinding or rubbing noises? Tune-Up’s include bearing/bushing cleaning or replacement* (if necessary) and re-install.
√ Steering (Camber & Toe) Re-Alignment. Does your vehicle not drive straight? Are the tires wearing too fast or inconsistently? Tune-Up’s include steering alignment and adjustments to linkage and other components.
√ Slipper Clutch Adjustment. Does your vehicle not accelerate like it used to? Does it make winding or grinding noises? Tune-Up’s include adjustments and replacements* (if necessary) to slipper clutch components.
√ Pinion and Spur Gear Adjustment. Does your gear box make loud noises? Tune-Up’s include gear mesh realignments or gear replacements* (if necessary).
|1/24 Vehicles||= $20.00||ECX Roost/Ruckus/Torment/Temper/Barrage|
|1/18 Vehicles||= $30.00||LaTrax Teton/Rally/PreRunner|
|1/10 Vehicles - 2WD||= $40.00||Traxxas Slash/Rustler/Bandit/Stampede, ECX AMP/Circuit/Ruckus/Torment|
|1/10 Vehicles - 4WD||= $60.00||Traxxas Slash/Stampede, ECX Ruckus/Torment|
*Costs of any Replacement Parts are not included in tune-up prices!
|Differential Lubrication and/or Fluid Change||= $5/$10/$15/$20|
|Soldering New Connectors||= $5.00 each|
|Replace Additional Parts or Add Hop-Up Parts||= Quote|
|Unlisted Vehicles or Additional Services||= Quote|