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Professional CRASH PHATOM, ReStart Gimbal?

Discussion in 'Phantom 3 Help' started by Shahir Ahmed, Jul 28, 2015.

  1. Shahir Ahmed

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    I crashed my phatom at 8ft into a tree branch on 4th flight.
    Stupid move.
    Further the camera came off the camera arm.
    I put it back on immediately and the camera arm now shakes uncontrollably.
    The app says gimbal motor overload.
    Does anyone know how I can reset this and or make sure I have my camera on properly?
    Thank you for the help or advice.
     
  2. asot

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    A few photos would help...
    It's not easy to re-attach the camera if it came off... (cables, ribbon cables, etc)
    No easy way to "reset"...
     
  3. Tyrellp3a

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    This happened with my p2. Look up gimbal fix on YouTube. It will show you how to replace the ribbon cable, epoxy the camera back on the shaft. I bought a "gimbal saver" which prevents the camera from separating from killer RC. Good thing about the p3 is if you glue the camera on a little crooked you can adjust it in the app. You can't for the p2+ that's the only reason I sold mine. Good luck!