Take off mode??

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What am I doing wrong? When I select the “take off” mode, it lifts off but keeps ascending and doesn’t stop until I manually depress the decent stick. Isn’t it suppose to rise to about 4 feet? I’m sure this has worked in the past, could I have changed a setting?
 
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What am I doing wrong? When I select the “take off” mode, it lifts off but keeps ascending and doesn’t stop until I manually depress the decent stick. Isn’t it suppose to rise to about 4 feet? I’m sure this has worked in the past, could I have changed a setting?
I would try recalibrating the remote. It should take off and hover but maybe the left stick is slightly off and causing the ascent.
 
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What's manual take off like,,
Even calibrate IMU
 
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The instruction manual says that on auto takeoff the drone will hover at 1.2 metres. However, I frequently use auto takeoff and my drone typically rises about 4 metres before stopping. Did you let it ascend beyond 4 metres?
 
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The instruction manual says that on auto takeoff the drone will hover at 1.2 metres. However, I frequently use auto takeoff and my drone typically rises about 4 metres before stopping. Did you let it ascend beyond 4 metres?
It has gone to 30-40 feet before I stopped it..
 
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Maybe it is a sensor issue. Is anything added that would block the sensor?
Good point. I had that problem on my Mavic Mini when I added a strobe light. It was part blocking the sensor and it kept rising until I moved it a bit so the sensor was perfectly clear.
 

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