help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Feel free to discuss anything about any of the thousands of Transformer toys here. Anything from Generation 1 all the way to the soon to be released, the never to be released or the hope to be released is fair game! Want to show off your stuff? Please post your's and see others in the Transformers Collections Forum.

help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby SpacerAM2 » Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:41 pm

First of all, Merry Christmas to everyone! One of the chest panels stays slightly open ,when it is closed in robot mode. Even when it is in truck mode it stays the same way. Is this issue a common qc or it is it just mine? :-?
Last edited by SpacerAM2 on Tue Dec 25, 2012 4:56 pm, edited 2 times in total.
SpacerAM2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 806
Joined: Sun Apr 29, 2007 12:48 pm

Re: i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby SpacerAM2 » Tue Dec 25, 2012 3:48 pm

here's a picture
Attachments
Photo_00078.jpg
SpacerAM2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 806
Joined: Sun Apr 29, 2007 12:48 pm

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby SpacerAM2 » Tue Dec 25, 2012 5:53 pm

will anyone please answer? thankyou
SpacerAM2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 806
Joined: Sun Apr 29, 2007 12:48 pm

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby Rodimus Prime » Tue Dec 25, 2012 6:18 pm

Open it up and make sure all the parts inside are folded in correctly. Transform it a couple of times again, if necessary.
Burn wrote:Alpha Bravo...He's a helicopter in a team of jets. That's just dumb.
............Image
Rodimus Prime
Site Moderator
Posts: 18523
News Credits: 19
Joined: Sat Sep 28, 2002 8:31 pm

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby SpacerAM2 » Tue Dec 25, 2012 6:30 pm

Rodimus Prime wrote:Open it up and make sure all the parts inside are folded in correctly. Transform it a couple of times again, if necessary.


tried that ,and it even happens in truck mode. thanks for your reply.
SpacerAM2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 806
Joined: Sun Apr 29, 2007 12:48 pm

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby Mkall » Tue Dec 25, 2012 6:44 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
most likely there is a bit of flak where the hinged joint comes into contact with the chest. Try a light sanding of the areas where the chest bit comes in contact with the main body,
Image

My Collection! Updated June 18, 2016
Mkall
God Of Transformers
Posts: 14841
News Credits: 37
Joined: Sat Sep 27, 2003 6:50 pm
Strength: 7
Intelligence: 8
Speed: 6
Endurance: 6
Rank: 8
Courage: 8
Firepower: 6
Skill: 10

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby Nutimus Prime » Tue Dec 25, 2012 11:20 pm

Motto: "Freedom is the right of all sentient beings."
Weapon: Ion Particle Blaster
Common problem in my opinion, on the Hasbro MP10 and the Takara MP10.

I can think of a few possible reasons for the misalignment; windshield screws, bumper/ matrix area, thick plastic around windows or a general assembly misalignment.
Wanted: Jack, Miko and Raf from FE Pack, AM Breakdown, any good Blackarachnia, any affordable MPs especially Grimlock (I can dream)
Selling/ Trading: My Gears of War collection, including NECA figures, lancer replica, signed comics, etc.
User avatar
Nutimus Prime
Minibot
Posts: 119
News Credits: 1
Joined: Fri Sep 28, 2012 7:12 pm
Location: Lacey, WA
Strength: 10
Intelligence: 10
Speed: 10
Endurance: 10
Rank: 10
Courage: 10
Firepower: 10
Skill: 10

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby SpacerAM2 » Wed Dec 26, 2012 6:33 am

thanks everyone! :D
SpacerAM2
Transmetal Warrior
Posts: 806
Joined: Sun Apr 29, 2007 12:48 pm

Re: help! i have a problem with tru mp optimus prime

Postby VioMeTriX » Sat Dec 29, 2012 6:11 am

Motto: "Be Quick or Be Dead"
Weapon: Light-Saber Sword
MP-10 us release seems to have bad qc issues, i have 2 takara mp-10 (both flawless) i have 2 hasbro mp-10... 1 has an issue where the leg front panel wont stay flush it pops out, and my other has the same chest issue... so it is a qc control issue, we americans have no pride in anything we make, even when someone else did it perfectly.
Image

*I cry everytime I watch "Code of Hero"...
User avatar
VioMeTriX
Targetmaster
Posts: 602
Joined: Tue Jun 30, 2009 10:34 am
Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Strength: 10
Intelligence: 9
Speed: 3
Endurance: Infinity
Rank: 6
Courage: 10+
Firepower: 10
Skill: 8


Return to Transformers Toys Discussion

Ending Soon On eBay

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Scrounge loose - Time Remaining: 3 days 3 hours 1 minute 20 seconds
Transformers Advanced movie AD05 SCORN Action Figure Takara Tomy E434 - Time Remaining: 4 days 4 hours 8 minutes 42 seconds
Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Computron Hands and Feet loose - Time Remaining: 3 days 5 hours 8 minutes 43 seconds
Transformers Age of Extinction Generations Deluxe Class Dinobot Slug Figure - Time Remaining: 1 day 15 hours 16 minutes 28 seconds
Botcon 2009 Elita-1 Sealed - Rare Female Transformers Elita-One (Arcee's Friend) - Time Remaining: 3 days 17 hours 23 minutes 24 seconds
Transformers Mr Potato Head Optimash Prime Potatoes In Disguise (Optimus) - Time Remaining: 2 days 10 hours 23 minutes 5 seconds
RARE Transformers 1995 G2 Gobots Go-Bots Optimus Prime Mint - Time Remaining: 1 day 9 hours 23 minutes 17 seconds
Transformers WST Dinorobots Flamerthrower Slag (Slug) by Justitoys - Time Remaining: 4 days 4 hours 25 minutes 6 seconds
Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #166 - Toy Fair 2017
Twincast / Podcast #166:
"Toy Fair 2017"
MP3 · iTunes · RSS · View · Discuss · Ask
Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Website Security Test