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Goflight TQ6 Throttle

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Hi

I just bought this product about 6 months ago and have since then broke 2 of the lever pots.

The plastic sleeves where the lever fits broke on one.

the second one broke at the base.

I am going to send it back to be repaired {I think this is possible}

I am surprised and disappointed with this happening to this expensive product.

Anyone else out there had this problem with Goflight products?

Paul

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I thought about getting those but instead went with the VirtualFly TQ6 throttles.

 

Sorry about your issue I'm sure they will fix or replace.

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I have one but so far I've been lucky. I guess I have to be very careful from now on. Hopefully you can resolve the problem with them.

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Yep, my good friend in FL had to replace all the pots for the same reason, however I must admit his unit is very old. 

 

Greg

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I almost bought the pot package but sent it back to Goflight to be fixed.

I was not afraid of fixing them but I have no experience with soldering.

Anyone out there done this with the TQ6?

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Having used two sets of Saitek throttles and both ending their life with one or more defective pots I decided to move on to something I thought would be of better quality and more robust.

 

Having spent £400+ on the TQ6 ADV around four years ago I expected the pots to last much longer than on the Saitek. Unfortunately this is not the case with the F lever now faulty.

Looked at the Go Flight site with a view to repairing it with a new pot. While the repair kit is around $35 the delivery to the UK is a mind boggling $80+. Not sure if any duties will be added.

I messaged GoFlight (no response) and then emailed Customer Service a couple of days later (21st Dec) to see if the kits are available in the UK. 

 

Response currently awaited. More to follow only if I get a response otherwise you can draw your own conclusions.

 

Not too sure what high quality alternatives are available.

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