Locomotive-Troubleshooting

Locosound

This chart will help troubleshoot locomotives equipped with LocoSound, a conventional sound system found in M.T.H. RailKing locomotives with item numbers ending in -0.

Proto-Sound 1

Use this chart to troubleshoot Proto-Sound 1 (more commonly referred to as Proto-Sound or original Proto-Sound).  Proto-Sound 1 locomotives were produced in the 1990s and were replaced in the M.T.H. product line in mid-2000 with Proto-Sound 2.0 equipped locomotives.

Proto-Sound 2.0

Use this document to troubleshoot Proto-Sound 2.0 equipped AA or ABA Diesel Sets operating in conventional mode.

Use this document to troubleshoot steam locomotives equipped with Proto-Sound 2.0 operating in conventional mode.

Use this chart to troubleshoot Proto-Sound 2.0 equipped locomotives.

Proto-Sound 3.0

Use this chart to troubleshoot HO diesel and electric locomotives equipped with Proto-Sound 3.0

This document contains tips on troubleshooting common DCC functions when using Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives
 

Use this chart to troubleshoot HO steam locomotives equipped with Proto-Sound 3.0

This document contains basic troubleshooting tips for using a Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotive in an analog (conventional) operating environment.

Use this chart to troubleshoot O Gauge locomotives equipped with Proto-Sound 3.0 operating in Command Mode using the DCS Digital Command System

This spreadsheet can be used to establish long addresses for DCC operation.

This document describes the DCC Functions for protosound 3

This is a Chinese translation of the Lenz 100 DCC Controller troubleshooting document

This document is a German translation of the Basic DCC Troubleshooting article.

This document features tips on using the MRC Prodigy Advance with Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives

This document is a German translation of the "Using MRC Prodigy Advance With Proto-Sound 3.0 Equipped Locomotives
 

This document features tips on using the Digitrax Zephyr System with Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives

This document is a German translation of the Using The Digitrax Zephyr System with Proto-Sound 3.0 Equipped Locomotives document.

This document provides tips for using the Lenz Set 100 System with Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives

This document is a German translation of the Using The Lenz Set 100 System With Proto-Sound 3.0 Equipped Locomotives article

This document provides tips on using the NCE DCC Controller with Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives

This document is a German translation of the Using The NCE DCC Controller With Proto-Sound 3.0 Equipped Locomotives article.

This document contains tips for using the Digitrax DT402 Throttle with Proto-Sound 3.0 equipped locomotives

HO Steam Locomotives

This PDF will detail how to troubleshoot and resolve an HO L3 or L4 Mohawk that makes chuffing sounds, but the wheels don't move.