Turning the knob on the throttle allowed the unit to run again for several feet before stopping again. I do not believe this is normal behavior for the unit.
I did not test the smoke unit or the electro couplers. As a result, the locomotive does need some maintenance in order to be more reliable and run more consistently. Fully-equipped with all the details of the full-scale version, K-LINE's new F59PHI features separate metal details, TrainMaster® Command Control, Lionel RailSounds Digital Sound and dual motors to accurately replicate the sound and power of its 3200 hp counterpart.
With operating headlights, marker lights, ditch lights, illuminated number boards--and even an operating back-up light--this newly-tooled diesel will really light up your rails. Dual Vertical Motors with Brass Flywheels.
8-Wheel Drive with Quadra-Grip Traction. Die Cast Trucks, Fuel Tank, Pilot & Wheels. Illuminated Number Boards & Marker Lights.
Roof Vent Detail & Lift Rings. Etched Brass Screens on Sides. Separate Fan Covers with Freely Rotating Fans. Prototypical Reproduction with Authentic Paint. The item "K Line Amtrak 461 EMD F59PHI Diesel Locomotive w TMCC O Scale issues K2403-0461" is in sale since Sunday, May 30, 2021.
This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Model Railroads & Trains\O Scale\Locomotives". The seller is "p42am-25" and is located in Jeannette, Pennsylvania.This item can be shipped to United States.