lucky, am I doing something wrong? landing throttle stop, dosnt cut motors

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I start saying lucky because I do have prop gaurds, when landing with auto land, bird touches down but likes to tip back (lucky it has sit on the gaurds) and I pull sticks straight down and hold and bird dosnt throttle down. happened three times ive flown it four, all in beginner mode. do I need to calibrate something? I do have landing gear extenders could that be it? fairly level groung im landing on.
 

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when landing with auto land, bird touches down but likes to tip back (lucky it has sit on the gaurds) and I pull sticks straight down and hold and bird dosnt throttle down. happened three times ive flown it four, all in beginner mode. do I need to calibrate something?
The procedure you describe is not the way to shut down your motors.
In case you haven't found the manual for your Phantom, it's here:
Page 43 shows you what to do.
Use method 2.
 
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Lucky alright left stick down only----just incase you can't get manual
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Lucky alright left stick down only----just incase you can't get manual
You needed to be more specific- he won’t work it out unless you say keep holding the left stick fully down until motors stop.... I would suggest reading the manual front to back at lest twice....
 
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You needed to be more specific- he won’t work it out unless you say keep holding the left stick fully down until motors stop.... I would suggest reading the manual front to back at lest twice....
Opps I forgot to add pic
 
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Thanks I was doing it wrong!, didn't get a manual,have studied online, just made mistake. Thanks
 
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Final thing .... try not to use auto-land all the way to ground .....

Because I have fairly uneven ground - I like to left stick down to descend at a rate I like ..... as it nears the ground _ I ease off and stop descending ... with right stick - I then choose my touch down point and then left stick gently down ... as soon as it touches - left stick all way down and hold till motors shut down.

I can land my P3 on a 12" x 12" tile that way ... its good practice.
 

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