Home Forums General Karting Discussion Fixing an AMB 260 Transponder

This topic contains 9 replies, has 7 voices, and was last updated by  Chad Landers 5 years, 8 months ago.

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  • #4206

    Todd Renaud
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    My AMB 260 won’t hold a charge anymore. I understand that it doesn’t make sense to repair them financially vs just getting another one. However, are these truly repairable? What about self-repair?

  • #4335

    Carl Beavers
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    FOUND THIS ON YOUTUBE: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZXUOUzy-J0

    Worth a try and costs very little.

  • #4366

    Chad Landers
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    Todd, Yes you can replace the batteries. That youtube link is a pretty good overview on how to replace the battery. I’ve replaced my old style tx batteries. There are 3 batteries on the old style tx. Mine has been working fine for the past 3 years.

  • #4423

    Todd Renaud
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    Thanks for the video tip. Don’t quite know how hot/long to place it in the stove?

  • #4504

    Todd Renaud
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    Anyone used Acetone to get the foam out vs. carving out in the video?

  • #4522

    Chuck Morgan
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    on the old style I carefully  use a dremel tool … I’m sure there is a thread on the old forum

  • #4672

    Michael Taksa
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    There are multiple threads on the eknclassic forums, it has been done successfully, if the search still works you will find them

  • #4989

    Bob Francis
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    I sent you a PM on this topic.

  • #13975

    Joe Cook
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    can anyone till me what battery to install in the old style transponder

  • #13983

    Chad Landers
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    Go to this thread on Badger Kart Club. I have some information on there.

    http://badgerkartclub.com/db/index.php?topic=2695.0

    There is also a thread on the ekarting classic form. Search my name on there if you can.

    If you need more help just let me know.

    Chad

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