Ransik releases a peaceful mutant who was only in jail for petty theft. Notacon refuses to fight the Rangers for him. Frax attaches a controller to Notacon, who manages to bust loose and escape before it can be activated. Trip befriends him and discovers that removing the controller could be fatal to Notacon. The controller on Notacon's head is finally activated, and he begins attacking the Rangers. Frax make shim bigger and Trip plans to use the Electro Booster to blast the controller off of Notacon's head but Frax prevents him. Eric blasts Frax off Trip and Trip gets the shot and Notacon is voluntarily frozen. "Trip Takes a Stand"