gimbal issue

  1. R

    Gimbal won't stabilize, motor overload error

    My gimbal is acting weird after a crash. The yaw arm was cracked and I replaced it with one I got online. When I turn the drone on it goes through it's normal routine and seems to level off and center pretty well but once it finishes the yaw twitches back and forth and the "gimbal motor...
  2. J

    P3 Standard gimbal issue after crash (video of problem)

    I crashed my Phantom 3 Standard last week. One wing snapped, but the case was mostly OK. Not so much for the gimbal. Video of gimbal issue: Whenever I turn on the unit, the gimbal sits slightly off centre and seems to be overloading. Diagnostics in the app are telling me everything's fine. I...
  3. T

    Phantom 3 Standard Gimbal Issue after crash (help)

    Ok, hey guys, i'm a newbie here, I know there are a lot of posts on gimbal issues but I couldn't find one that matched my particular issue so here goes. My phantom crashed yesterday, landed head first and my battery popped out, after doing my checks i realized that the camera was fine video and...
  4. D

    Gimbal "Hardware Malfunction" message

    Fellows, Trying to change some settings as gimbal roll speed, the Gimbal suddenly stops to respond the gimbal dial button. Now, the drone initialize, the gimbal goes up, down, and there it stops. On the general screen, clicking on the first line of firmware, a message appears: "Hardware...
  5. C

    Phantom 3 Pro Gimbal Yaw Issue After Crash

    So I have never had any issues with my Phantom 3 Pro before, but the other day I was at the top of a hike and bringing my P3P back to me after getting a few shots. I was on a fairly tall rock and the P3P was below me as I was pulling it back home. When it got very close to me, I let go of the...
  6. B

    Professional Gimbal Pitch Error

    Hi, I wonder if someone is able to help me. My new Phantom 3 professional is displaying a gimbal pitch error. The gimble is limp and does not respond on start up. I was caught in some rain yesterday but landed quickly got the aircraft indoors. Is this likely to be a water damage problem...
  7. R

    Standard Grey and Black Cable snapped from unit to Gimbal help

    Hi all, new to the forum and would love some advice. Unfortunately the Dji had a confrontation with a tree and fell rather badly where the gimbal broke away from the main unit. Thankfully the camera is fine but the grey and black cable snapped from the unit. They are still attached(i.e. Not...
  8. doomclam

    Camera weirdness after firmware

    Updated firmware, calibrated IMU, gimbal and compass, in that order, in the same place that has always worked. First flight, gimbal was acting really strange, slanted horizon would creep back to relatively level every time I yawed her. Recalibrated gimbal and it seems to have fixed the problem...
  9. D

    P3P Crooked Camera

    I had a little fall with my drone the other day. After that my camera was taking crooked photos and videos. I managed to fix the horizon being crooked by doing an automatic gimbal calibration. But the camera is now cocked a little to the left which is no good for the straight on flights and...
  10. HChaneyiii

    Professional P3 Professional Camera will not move

    I am a new user that started my first flight today between times of rain and sunshine. When I power up the P3Pro the Camera gimbal goes through its moving phase just like the tutorial videos. However, when I try to aim the camera using the control wheel on the Transmitter Unit, nothing...
  11. C

    Professional Gimbal issues

    Hi I am having problems with the gimbal on my p3 pro. Since 3 updates ago every time I start up the aircraft, the camera goes through its startup routine, when finished the camera is at full tilt to the right. A gimbal calibration usually sorts it out. However, sometimes when I start up the...
  12. Dragonfyr

    Standard P3S Camera Gimbal Zoom in and Out Problem

    Not even sure where to start with this! So... First flight. Had a little bumpy landing. Landed on soft grass, think the lower leg caught the ground, nothing physically broken, still flew the P3S about 3-4 hours later a little bit in my back yard. -- Bumpy Landing Video: During flight check i...
  13. M

    Advanced Camera Gimbal Issues

    Hi all I have the phantom 3 advanced and have had it for about 5 months now and its been working great. after a small crash though the camera gimbal is pointed slightly to the left. I have already tried an IMU calibration followed by the standard camera calibration but it didnt help. this is my...
  14. D

    Professional P3 crashed now camera and gimbal not working

    I crashed my P3. the ribbon and gimbal arm broke fixed it with new arm and new ribbon. now the camera and gimbal do not move. when turning the machine on it dose not do anything. any help will be awesome. do I need to send it off?
  15. Kevin Williamson

    Professional P3P Gimbal has no effect in FPV mode!

    Please help! Iv had my P3P since May and in the early firmware versions I could change the follow gimbal mode to FPV to get the banked turn effect during flying. For a while now i've noticed that if I change the Gimbal mode from "follow" to "fpv" it has no effect at all! Iv updated latest...