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Autel piolet 1981

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My xstar premium won't hold altitude in GPS mode. It's like it's in att mode or something I'm up to date on firmware what causes this please help
 

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How old is it, how many flights? I’ve had 3 XSP’s now down to 2, b/c one started doing exactly what you describe, slowly getting worse until it stops climbing at 10’, slowly descending if I released controls.

It’s had a long, kinda rough life, about 200 flights, so I wasn’t too upset. Agustine thinks it could be a fried compass/gps board, which makes sense. If firmware is up to date on everything, including batteries, you might have to send it to Autel. My guess is + - $250-300...
 

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How old is it, how many flights? I’ve had 3 XSP’s now down to 2, b/c one started doing exactly what you describe, slowly getting worse until it stops climbing at 10’, slowly descending if I released controls.

It’s had a long, kinda rough life, about 200 flights, so I wasn’t too upset. Agustine thinks it could be a fried compass/gps board, which makes sense. If firmware is up to date on everything, including batteries, you might have to send it to Autel. My guess is + - $250-300...
....I got it off a guy on FB market place. For 230.00 but he told me it had only been flown a few times and by the look of it . It looks almost new.. but ooo well even if it cost that to fix I still got a decent deal I guess ...But mad he lied about it on the post.
 
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First thing I would try is recalibrating it. Mine acted like that one time and that was the problem.
 

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I calibrate every time before I fly. Is that what you mean? And if not please explain. Thanks
 

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