FAQ's - Carrera racing tracks
Are all wireless systems compatible with each other?
Are the earlier Carrera 124 tracks compatible with the current 1:24 tracks?
Are the GO!!! tracks compatible with other systems?
Are there edging strips for all track types?
Are there spare parts for GO!!! ?
Can a number of digital features be connected at the same time?
Can a number of digital features be connected up to one Adapter Unit (30360)?
Can all Evolution cars be re-equipped for use on DIGITAL 132 circuits?
Can all Exclusiv cars be re-equipped for Carrera DIGITAL 124?
Can an existing Evolution circuit be expanded to become a Digital 132?
Can digital features also be used with the Black Box?
Can GO!!! be expanded to several lanes?
Can I also run DIGITAL 124 cars on an analogue EXCLUSIV track?
Can I also set up the Carrera racetrack in the open air?
Can I also use the older adjustable transformer in analogue mode with my DIGITAL 124 cars?
Can I combine the Lap Counter 30355 with the PC Unit (30349)?
Can I connect a hand control expansion box and wireless?
Can I equip the old cars (E100) with the new engine and rear axle technology (E200)?
Can I get layout suggestions from Carrera?
Can I run DIGITAL 143 cars on a DIGITAL 132/124 track?
Can I tune my Exclusiv car?
Can I use digital features on my EVOLUTION track as well?
Can I use the Lap Counter from DIGITAL 132/124 for DIGITAL 143 as well?
Can I use the transformer and the hand controls from GO!!! for DIGITAL 143 as well?
Can I use the Wireless Set from DIGITAL 132/124 for DIGITAL 143 as well?
Can the Evolution system be expanded to several lanes?
Can the old wireless hand controls (with dip switch) (10103) and new wireless infrared hand controls (with LED) (10106, 10107) be used at the same time?
Can wireless infra-red (10106, 10107) and 2.4 GHz Wireless+ hand controls be combined with Digital 132 electric lead hand controls or are there specific regulations?
Do the engines have to have EMI restrictors?
Does Wireless function with the earlier controllable transformers?
For which operating system(s) are the PC Unit and the Software X-Lap suitable?
How can I recognise a tuning engine?
How do I see the current fuel level?
How long does charging take for the 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ (10109, 10110, 10111)?
How long has the GO!!! slot car racing system been available?
How many cars can be controlled by wireless infrared (10106, 10107)?
I have 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ and my cars are moving in jerks. What is the cause likely to be?
I have a Control Unit (30352); which wireless systems are compatible with it?
I still have a wireless infrared system with dip switch (10103) on the hand control. Is this compatible with the Black Box (30344)?
Is the Adapter Unit (30360) included in the package of Driver Display (30353), Starting Light (30354), Position Tower (30357) and Wireless+ (10109, 10110, 10111)?
Is the DIGITAL 143 compatible with other racetrack systems?
Is the Lap Counter 30342 compatible with the Control Unit (30352)?
Is the old locking system compatible with the new system for 1:24 scale track introduced from 2006?
Is the Pit Lane (30356) compatible with the Black Box (30344) or the Control Unit (30352)?
Is the Pit Stop Adapter Unit (30361) compatible with the Black Box (30344)?
Is there also a software version for MAC OS or Linux?
Is there an extension lead for my 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ receiver
Is there an extension lead for my wireless infrared Tower?
Must the engine be serviced?
My bodywork is damaged. Are bodies available separately?
On Evolution, can a wireless infrared hand control and a mechanical or electronic hand control be used together?
On my 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ hand control the LED flashes when it is in the loading cradle.
On my 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ hand control the LED is continuously lit when it is in the loading cradle.
On my 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ hand control the LED is not lit up or flashing when the hand control is in the charging cradle.
On the wireless infra-red hand control (10106, 10107) the red LED is flashing quickly and the cars cannot be programmed on the hand control. What should I do?
One of my GO!!! hand controls operates both cars. What am I doing wrong?
Technical data on Evolution
Technical data on Exclusiv
The PC Unit cannot establish a connection to the Lap Counter or the Control Unit. What can I do?
The red LED on the wireless infrared hand control (10106, 10107) is no longer flashing, what should I do?
The spoiler on my car has broken off. What can I do?
What basic function does the PC Unit have and what digital features do I need for this?
What do I do if the suspension wire in a first-generation swing arm breaks?
What does the Driver Display (30353) show me?
What extended functions can I use in conjunction with the Control Unit?
What is "tampon printing"?
What is a special guide fin?
What is the maximum length I can extend my GO!!! track to?
What must I do before using the 2.4 GHz WIRELESS+ (10109, 10110, 10111) for the first time?
When were the technical changes in Exclusiv cars introduced?
Where can I still get spare parts for my "old" Carrera racetrack?
Where do I find Carrera distributors and dealers?