All instructions, warranties and other collateral documents are subject to change at the sole
discretion of Horizon Hobby
, LLC. For up-to-date product literature, visit horizonhobby .com and
click on the support tab for this product.
Meaning of Safety Signal Words
The following terms are used throughout the product literature to indicate various levels of potential
harm when operating this product:
: Instructions, which if not followed, create a possibility of property damage AND minor injury .
: Instructions, which if not followed, create the probability of property damage AND a
possibility of injury
: Read and follow all instructions and warnings in the manual prior to setup or use.
Failure to operate the product correctly can result in damage to the product, personal property
This is a sophisticated hobby product. It must be operated with caution and common sense and
requires some basic mechanical ability
. Do not attempt disassembly , use with incompatible
components or augment the product in any way without the approval of Horizon Hobby
e Recommendation: Not f or childr en under 14 years. This is not a to y .
Failure to exercise caution while using this product and complying with the
following precautions could result in product malfunction and/or void the warranty
Failure to comply with the following warnings could result in product malfunc -
tion, electrical issues, excessive heat, FIRE, and ultimately injury and property damage.
» NEVER LEA VE CHARGING BA TTERIES UNA TTENDED OR CHARGE OVERNIGHT .
» Never charge damaged batteries. If the battery begins to swell during charging or use,
» Always use the included battery and charger . Disconnect the battery after charging.
» Charge batteries away from ﬂammable materials in a well-ventelated area.
» Never charge, transport, or store batteries in hot, cold, or very sunny places
(recommended between 40–120° F or 5–49° C).
Operating Safety Precautions
» As the user of this product, you are responsible for operating it safely , not endangering
yourself and others, or damaging the product or the property of others.
» Operate your product in open spaces away from people and property .
» Never operate your product with damaged electrical components.
» Keep the transmitter powered on while model is powered on.
» Let parts cool after use before touching, motors will get hot in use.
» Remove batteries after use, if removable.
ECX00014T1/T2 TORMENT 1:2
4 4WD SHORT COURSE TRUCK
US 1:2 4 4WD MONSTER TRUCK
1:24 4WD Ruckus
1:24 4WD T
Short Couse T
2kg (.35 lb.)
ransmitter 2.4HGz, 2-CH (ECX10003) (4AA batteries)
100mA, 9V, Molex (DYNC1060)
220mAh Micro NiMH (DYNB0007)
Charge the vehicle battery
Allow the battery to charge for approximately 1 hour
The LED sequence for the USB charger is Red – charging. Green = charge is complete.
Connecting the battery to the ESC with reversed polarity will cause damage
to the ESC, the battery or both. Damage caused by incorrectly connecting the battery is
not covered under warranty.
Install the vehicle battery
Throttle T rigger Controls speed and direction (forward/brake/reverse) of the model
Steering Wheel Controls direction (left/right) of the model
Antenna T ransmits the signal to the model
ON/OFF Switch T urns the power ON/OFF for the transmitter
Battery Level Indicator
» Solid red and green —Battery voltage is good (above 4V)
» Solid red — Battery voltage is critically low (below 4V). Replace transmitter batteries
Reverse Switch Allows you to change the direction of steering (ST . REV) and
(TH. REV) controls (Ensure proper function with a radio system test.)
Throttle Dual Rate Adjusts the total throttle travel
ST Dual Rate Adjusts the total steering travel
TH T rim Adjusts the neutral point of ESC
ST T rim Adjusts the steering without steering wheel input to make the
vehicle track straight
If using rechargeable batteries, charge only rechargeable batteries.
Charging non-rechargeable batteries may cause the batteries to burst, resulting
in injury to persons and/or damage to property
Risk of explosion if battery is replaced by an incorrect type.
Dispose of used batteries according to state and local laws.
Install the transmitter batteries
What this Warranty Covers
, LLC, (Horizon) warrants to the original purchaser that the product purchased (the
“Product”) will be free from defects in materials and workmanship at the date of purchase.
What is Not Covered
This warranty is not transferable and does not cover (i) cosmetic damage, (ii) damage due to acts
of God, accident, misuse, abuse, negligence, commercial use, or due to improper use, installation,
operation or maintenance, (iii) modiﬁcation of or to any part of the Product, (iv) attempted service
by anyone other than a Horizon Hobby authorized service center
, (v) Product not purchased from an
authorized Horizon dealer
, (vi) Product not compliant with applicable technical regulations, or (vii) use
that violates any applicable laws, rules, or regulations.
OTHER THAN THE EXPRESS W
ARRANTY ABOVE, HORIZON MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTY OR
A TION, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING,
A TION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT , MERCHANT ABILITY
AND FITNESS FOR A P
ARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE PURCHASER ACKNOWLEDGES THA T THEY ALONE
VE DETERMINED THA T THE PRODUCT WILL SUITABL Y MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE
PURCHASER’S INTENDED USE.
s sole obligation and purchaser’ s sole and exclusive remedy shall be that Horizon will, at its
option, either (i) service, or (ii) replace, any Product determined by Horizon to be defective. Horizon re
serves the right to inspect any and all Product(s) involved in a warranty claim. Service or replacement
decisions are at the sole discretion of Horizon. Proof of purchase is required for all warranty claims.
SERVICE OR REPLACEMENT AS PROVIDED UNDER THIS W
ARRANTY IS THE PURCHASER’S SOLE
AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY
Limitation of Liability
HORIZON SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT
, INCIDENT AL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAM -
AGES, LOSS OF PROFITS OR PRODUCTION OR COMMERCIAL LOSS IN ANY W
A Y , REGARDLESS OF
WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED IN CONTRACT
, W ARRANTY , TORT , NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABIL -
ITY OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY
, EVEN IF HORIZON HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBIL -
ITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Further
, in no event shall the liability of Horizon exceed the individual price
of the Product on which liability is asserted. As Horizon has no control over use, setup, ﬁnal assembly
modiﬁcation or misuse, no liability shall be assumed nor accepted for any resulting damage or injury
By the act of use, setup or assembly
, the user accepts all resulting liability . If you as the purchaser
or user are not prepared to accept the liability associated with the use of the Product, purchaser is
advised to return the Product immediately in new and unused condition to the place of purchase.
These terms are governed by Illinois law (without regard to conﬂict of law principals). This warranty
gives you speciﬁc legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state.
Horizon reserves the right to change or modify this warranty at any time without notice.
Questions, Assistance, and Services
our local hobby store and/or place of purchase cannot provide warranty support or service. Once
, setup or use of the Product has been started, you must contact your local distributor or
. This will enable Horizon to better answer your questions and service you in the event
that you may need any assistance. For questions or assistance, please visit our website at www
.com, submit a Product Support Inquiry , or call the toll free telephone number referenced in
the Warranty and Service Contact Information section to speak with a Product Support representative.
Inspection or Services
If this Product needs to be inspected or serviced and is compliant in the country you live and use the
Product in, please use the Horizon Online Service Request submission process found on our website
or call Horizon to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number
. Pack the Product se -
curely using a shipping carton. Please note that original boxes may be included, but are not designed
to withstand the rigors of shipping without additional protection. Ship via a carrier that provides
tracking and insurance for lost or damaged parcels, as Horizon is not responsible for merchandise
until it arrives and is accepted at our facility
. An Online Service Request is available at http://www .
.com/content/_service-center_render -service-center . If you do not have internet access,
please contact Horizon Product Support to obtain a RMA number along with instructions for submit
ting your product for service. When calling Horizon, you will be asked to provide your complete name,
street address, email address and phone number where you can be reached during business hours.
When sending product into Horizon, please include your RMA number
, a list of the included items,
and a brief summary of the problem. A copy of your original sales receipt must be included for war
ranty consideration. Be sure your name, address, and RMA number are clearly written on the outside
of the shipping carton.
Do not ship LiPo batteries to Horizon. If you have any issue with a LiPo battery , please
contact the appropriate Horizon Product Support ofﬁce.
For Warranty consideration, you must include your original sales receipt verifying the proof-of-
purchase date. Provided warranty conditions have been met, your Product will be serviced or replaced
free of charge. Service or replacement decisions are at the sole discretion of Horizon.
Should your service not be covered by warranty
, service will be completed and payment will be
required without notiﬁcation or estimate of the expense unless the expense exceeds 50% of the
retail purchase cost. By submitting the item for service you are agreeing to payment of the service
without notiﬁcation. Service estimates are available upon request. Y
ou must include this request with
your item submitted for service. Non-warranty service estimates will be billed a minimum of ½ hour
. In addition you will be billed for return freight. Horizon accepts money orders and cashier’ s
checks, as well as Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover cards. By submitting any item to
Horizon for service, you are agreeing to Horizon’
s T erms and Conditions found on our website http://
.horizonhobby .com/content/_service-center_render -service-center .
TTENTION: Horizon service is limited to Product compliant in the country of
use and ownership. If received, a non-compliant Product will not be serviced.
, the sender will be responsible for arranging return shipment of the un-ser -
viced Product, through a carrier of the sender’
s choice and at the sender’ s expense.
Horizon will hold non-compliant Product for a period of 60 days from notiﬁcation,
after which it will be discarded.
ACT INFORMA TION
Contact Information Address
United States of
4105 Fieldstone Rd
Units 1–4, Ployters Rd
ye, Harlow ,
Essex, CM18 7NS,
+44 (0) 1279 641 097
+49 (0) 4121 2655 100
11 Rue Georges
77127 Lieusaint, France
+33 (0) 1 60 18 34 90
Horizon Hobby –
.com.cn Room 506, No. 97
+86 (021) 5180 9868
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept
any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Changes or modiﬁcations not expressly approved by the party responsible
for compliance could void the user’
s authority to operate the equipment.
This product contains a radio transmitter with wireless technology which has been tested
and found to be compliant with the applicable regulations governing a radio transmitter in the
2.400GHz to 2.4835GHz frequency range.
This device complies with Industry Canada license-exempt RSS standard(s). Operation is subject
to the following two conditions:(1) this device may not cause interference, and (2) this device must
accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
EU COMPLIANCE ST
, LLC hereby declares that this product is in compliance with the
essential requirements and other relevant provisions of the R&TTE, EMC and L
A copy of the EU Declaration of Conformity is available online at:
.horizonhobby .com/content/support-render -compliance.
TRU CT IONS FOR DIS POSA L OF W EEE BY
S IN THE EU ROPE AN UNI ON
This product must not be disposed of with other waste. Instead, it is the user’
responsibility to dispose of their waste equipment by handing it over to a
designated collections point for the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment. The
separate collection and recycling of your waste equipment at the time of disposal will help to
conserve natural resources and ensure that it is recycled in a manner that protects human health
and the environment. For more information about where you can drop off your waste equipment
for recycling, please contact your local city ofﬁce, your household waste disposal service or
where you purchased the product.
Register your vehicle now and be the ﬁrst to ﬁnd out about the latest option parts, product
updates and more. Click on the
Support tab at www .ecxrc.com and follow the product
registration link to stay connected.
Power on the v
Power on the tr
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Power o the v
Remove and r
Your ECX transmitter comes bound to the vehicle from the factory, however you may need to
rebind the vehicle at some point.
While pressing the bind button, power on the vehicle (small push
button located within the on/off switch). The receiver will blink red. Power on your transmitter and the ESC
will bind automatically.
Use the body pin that came with your vehicle to press the bind button within its waterpoof cover.
est the tr ansmitter control with the
s wheels o the ground
or a comprehensive parts list and exploded view, see the
product page on www.horizonhobb