upgrades

  1. Andrew

    Losi DBXL motor upgrade

    G'day all just trying to get some advice on a new motor for my losi dbxl. I like going fast what should I be looking at thanks andy
  2. C

    7.2V Nihm or 7.4 Lipo?

    Thinking of upgrading my Baja to a higher voltage. What would be better overall and how much of a difference would it be between 7.2 Nihm or 7.4 Lipo power? Yes, there is a .2 difference in voltage but for arguments sake lets say they are both 7.2V. Would there be a big difference between the 2...
  3. R

    Deciding on radio gear!!

    Hey guys I am in the process of building a mental Baja ss buggy. I have spent around $3000 including the buggy itself. I run my other models off my faithful DX3S but want to maybe switch to the dark side. I was looking at a Futaba 7PX radio system... I would like to know for my Baja SS is that...
  4. evssv

    5ive goodies.....

    got sum bits to fit to me 5ive.....20180523_163626 by evssv, on Flickr 20180523_163652 by evssv, on Flickr hubs and rod ends fitted and new servo in... 20180524_123112 by evssv, on Flickr new silver edging....20180524_140325 by evssv, on Flickr and jus did me new wing...20180525_131002 by evssv...
  5. T

    Aftermarket parts suppliers?

    Looking to see if anyone knows of any companies out that there make aftermarket parts for these yet? Just won one in a raffle and want to beef up any weak points on the truck. Center drive shaft that feeds the rear end is plastic? Looks like it and if that's the case hopefully there's a metal...
  6. G-Man

    Rampage MT Upgrades

    New to this group and have not shared my Rampage MT. Here are a few pics of what I have done to it. Check it out. Thanks!!
  7. A

    engine for losi dbxl

    hi all just wanted to know what any ones thoughts on a RCMK engine to go in a losi DBXL? cheers andy
  8. WoodiE

    Traxxas offering FREE telemetry upgrade on X-Maxx

    Traxxas has announced they are offering a free telemetry upgrade for your Traxxas 8S X-Maxx. With the upgrade you'll be able to monitor: RPM ESC Temperature Voltage SPEED While also receiving free over-the-air updates for more features in the future. Get all the details on the Traxxas page here.
  9. John Parks

    Tax return engine time for MTXL

    Ok fellas, with tax returns right around the corner I'm looking to upgrade my engine in my Losi MTXL. I am trying to stick around the $600 price range for just the engine. It is only a bashing truck but I want it to have balls lol. I see OBR, and zenoah are really popular so I'll likely do one...
  10. S

    Good to see RCMK making improvements to the car.

    May be his is something ordinary for 5th scales, but it's good to see a manufacturer continuously and prove its components in a car. Looks like that drive shaft dog bone now has a replaceable pin. My car stock equipped driveshaft did not have it. Also the center diff gear looks more lightened...
  11. A

    Recommended upgrades and or replacement parts?

    Is there a thread to cover the most common parts that break or parts that should be upgraded to make the car bulletproof? After going off a ramp a few times getting the car 5 ft in the air the dogbones broke, the right side completely snapped off and the left shock is stuck and wont budge, i...
  12. N

    *NEED ADVICE* 1 Month In to 5th scale DBXL!! Best Upgrades??

    Hello! So I am one month deep into this 5th scale and I LOVE this thing. I bought this thing used from a facebook group. I now want to know what the best possible upgrades are and what is something that YOU'VE DONE?? I am Thinking this post will help me out and other newbies in the game.:) I...
  13. Steve Macdonald

    T1000A Zenoah 290 upgrade

    I'm trying to install a Zenoah 290RC in my KM T1000A 2WD truck. It fits so far if I rotate the bracket that attaches to the clutch housing (see pictures), however then the plate that sits behind the spur gear won't fit. Am I correct to rotate that bracket? It doesn't align otherwise. Is there a...
  14. evssv

    dbxl mtxl upgrades for sale

    all my bits off my dbxl as I`m gonna sale it now and concentrate on my Baja https://www.msuk-forum.co.uk/forums/topic/223653-dbxlmtxl-upgrades-lots/ heres my sales thread off msuk forum
  15. C

    Not able to find parts or upgrades for Losi DBXL

    I bought a dbxl and I'm am finding all the parts I'm looking for come from china. Not sure I wanna wait that long for the parts. Also reading reading online the car will not handle a high HP engine without severe wear to the car. Did I make the wrong choice and headed down the wrong road or am I...
  16. N

    Servo upgrade

    I'm putting a d845wp hitec servo on my rampage xt steering. Should make a huge difference on handling I hope. What do you think I should use for throttle servo? looking at savox sc1258tg and purchasing a kill switch made by dynamite
  17. E

    servo upgrades for losi dbxl

    Hi, I was just wandering what servo you guys would recomend. I am at the moment looking at the uber rc hd servo, spektrum S9020 and the losi 5ive t stock servo, thanks for you input!
  18. djvrs

    Don't buy this head upgrade

    I bought this (they said it would fit the CY engine) for my DBXL https://www.aliexpress.com/item/2-bolt-baja-29cc-Engine-kit-fit-for-1-5-hpi-baja-5b-parts-free-shipping/32633215773.html?spm=2114.13010608.0.0.aqka8Z Poor build quality and it doesn't fit! Sh1te.... All I have now is a poor...
  19. CSDNET

    DBXL Chassis and Upgrades for a newbie to 1/5

    Hello all, Im getting a dbxl and understand that it needs upgrades right out of the box, however im looking for advice on an aftermarket chassis? My first upgrades will be: Chassis Servos/radio Engine (possibly) Chassis Braces Any otheres worth doing? Thanks in advance.
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