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  1. Z.hb71

    Rovan 30cc has zero compression

    So I was bullshittin around last night and I came across my old rovan 30cc parts, so I kind of put the engine back together (kind of) and I tell you, when I pulled the engine it has ZERO compression, like you could turn it over with one finger (with the spark plug in), but when I put it back...
  2. Zach619

    Suggestions for replacement engine on rovan 5sc

    So my rovan 5sc 36cc engine is dead. I have done everything I know to do and even asked on here as to how to get it running. Nothing worked. So now it’s time to replace the engine. Not wanting to go stock replacement so what are my options. I have heard good things about zenoah and OBR engines...
  3. Zach619

    Engine won’t start! HELP!! Rovan 5sc

    Ok so I bought a rovan 5sc with the 36cc 2 stroke 2 months ago. It ran fine until about 2 weeks ago. I couldn’t get it to start but it sputtered. I swapped spark plugs and it started but did not want to stay running. Once I got it started I ran it full speed down the street to try to get it...
  4. L

    Rovan 45 gets a little help from our shop

    Got my fingers into one of the Rovan 45cc motors today, BOY they need help in moving some cooling air!!! .Sooooooo this is what I came up with.... I took the fan shroud and flywheel and pull starter off a Kingmotor 30.5 motor and also its flywheel nut, set aside. Removed the shroud, flywheel and...
  5. lovedr79

    First set of new tires - Rovan escavators

    Just got a new set of Front tires for my Rampage TT. I only got the tires, same size as what I curently have on my Rampage TT, however when I opened the bag I immediately noticed that the inner and outer side walls are different sizes. So do i have to run a different beadlock rim now to have...
  6. B

    Any tips for a new Rovan Baja 5b owner?

    Hey guys, Just bought my Rovan baja 5b recently and having a shit load of fun with it Quick questions tho, How do you guys clean your buggies? I took mine to the park recently and its full of grass and sand Is it safe to wash it and dry all the water with the compressor? Also, I read on...
  7. tim3

    ROVAN LT 320 SHORT COURSE 1/5 32cc RTR 4WD

    ROVAN LT 320 SHORT COURSE 1/5 32cc RTR 4WD Older Thread- ROVAN LT 305 SHORT COURSE 1/5 32cc RTR 4WD https://www.largescaleforums.com/threads/rovan-lt305.19560/ All info from Rovan RC.com http://www.rovanrc.com/1/5-truck/lt320-32cc-ready-to-run-4wd-short-course-truck-rtr/ • 32CC powerful 4 bolt...
  8. K

    Rovan Baja 5B Sport throttle linkage setup

    Hello friends, I've recently purchased front and side windshield for my new baja 5b. The problem that I am running into is that the front windshield needs to be modified as the throttle linkage rod gets in the way. I've looked at HPI and other Rovan RC baja videos and do not see same setup...
  9. O

    Needle settings on rovan baja 29cc motor

    Ok so I just got my rovan baja and going through the tuning I set the high needle to 1 1/2 and low needle to 1 1/4 out and if I'm not mistaken these are supposed to be on the rich side correct? Or does it sometimes need to go richer? It's a 997 walbro carb. In order to get the car to not bog...
  10. 2Fast

    Turtle Racing Servo Saver

    Will a @TurtleRacing servo saver work on a Rovan RC 305 SC? I do not want a plastic new one but unsure if the Turtle Racing servo saver will work on a Rovan. Could not find a post on this.
  11. badazz1109

    Baja / Hitec 59805 wont fit

    Hey All, I have a Rovan Baja and ordered a HiTec 5805mg...it does not mount up to the original bracket...anybody know of an adapter that would fit or mod? Thanks
  12. Goin

    rovan remote kill

    has anybody ever tried to rovan remote kill switch? If so how did it work and hold up I wanted another thought cause mine is acting weird always turning off. Batteries are full and everything, just shuts the truck down every 10 mins or so.
  13. Dinuka94

    Help me Identify this Baja 4WD

    Hello there! I need some help Identifying this Baja 4WD buggy I can't seem to find it on Rovan,King Motor, or on HPI Maybe I'm looking at the wrong place ? I'm completely new to the 1/5th scale scene please help me out with this ! The Listings say its a Rovan...
  14. crankestein

    RovanRC kill switch question

    Has anyone tried the RovanRC kill switch that costs $29.99? Installed it on the 1/5 scale truck and would get random shutdowns. Checked for any exposed wiring, loose connections, tx settings for 3rd channel unshared, fully charged battery and a resistor type spark plug. Ended removing it...
  15. Q

    Budget Rovan 27.5 cylinder/engine upgrade

    After doing a lot of experimenting I believe I have come up with a nice engine upgrade for the Rovan 27.5 and on a budget. My car is used almost exclusively on dirt oval but I have tested on pavement too. During testing I changed to 55/19 gear ratio. The car also has the 6000 rpm clutch...
  16. D

    Rovan 305FC 30.5cc Gas RTR Porsche 911

    Does anyone have any info re: this rovan on road car just wanted to know about it's quality or lack of?:)
  17. D

    Rovan 305FC 30.5cc Gas RTR Porsche 911

    Does anyone have any info on this car? just wanted to know about it's quality?;)
  18. D

    Rovan 305FC 30.5cc Gas RTR Porsche 911

    Does anyone have info on this rc from rovan. Just wondering about the quality?;)
  19. R

    Kingmotor vs rovan baja 5b

    Hello everybody I know this question was asking before But i ask if have a really diffrents between king motor baja 5b to rovan baja 5b Who is more sucssefull from problems Thank you for help and i am sorry about my english
  20. 2Fast

    Rovan RC steering servo

    What is a good servo to replace the current Rovan 5SC servo currently on there? looking to spend a maximum of $80-100 Large scale RC has one but they say I need an HPI battery case as well.
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