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by bud44750
Thu Dec 29, 2016 11:15 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: frozen at first start
Replies: 6
Views: 18196

Re: frozen at first start

Hi, The unit was purchased as DVRHTHNBD Placed on 09/24/2016 07:32:21 we removed the plastic tab first off, also checked the battery on a tester. When the remote is activated the IR LED does not light at all, in fact it is never lighted ( except for a test when we turned it around in the socket and ...
by bud44750
Tue Dec 27, 2016 12:14 am
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: frozen at first start
Replies: 6
Views: 18196

Re: frozen at first start

I did some more experimentation tonight and found that the red light does not flash at all when the remote is activated , no matter what button. The tiny "pause "button the top of the unit does delay the signal and I can press pause , move the arms, and in a second or so it resets to the home positi...
by bud44750
Mon Dec 26, 2016 7:17 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: frozen at first start
Replies: 6
Views: 18196

Re: frozen at first start

I've done a bit more trouble shooting and turned up that one particular servo tend to "jam" i.e. it won't move even when forced.( It also gets much hotter than the rest.) It has to be shut off then on and then it will move manually....until it sticks again..... could this jam be confusing the progra...
by bud44750
Sun Dec 25, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: frozen at first start
Replies: 6
Views: 18196

frozen at first start

I just helped my grandaughter build her first meped robot but unfortunately when we first turned it on, all it did was make a few short movements back to the home position and never moves again. If we turn it off and manually move the legs to some extreme position and then turn it on it will move ba...