Pack provides improvements to common sounds in the game, making the sounds feel more immersive and real.
Realistic asphalt tire sounds that resonate depending on how fast you are accelerating and what speed you are in, giving a feel for your sense of speed.
Heavier gravel sounds when driving on dirt or gravel roads.
Increases range of suspension sounds from just tire suspension sounds to cabin, trailer and tire suspension sounds.
Light impacts trigger speed bump or irregular road surface suspension sounds.
Medium impacts trigger squeaking of cabin.
Very hard impacts may trigger the sound of a key swinging.
"Late music" replaced with Nokia phone ringtone sound (Volume of this sound depends on Music volume in Audio settings in-game).
"Bing bong" chime for train loading screen sound and ferry loading screen sound.
Reworked garage door sound and corrected its volume to a lower level.
Reduced volume of adviser message sound.
Reduced volume of yawn slightly for fatigue simulation.
Classic/historic ding sound for while the fuel is pumping (circa 1960s to 1970s). The number of dings give you an idea on how much you refueled.
Real fuel pump, fuel lid sounds, door close and key insertion sound effect for after refueling to a full tank.
Mix of stock amplified gear grinding sounds and new gear grinding sounds. Can be heard when you have damaged the transmission and gearbox.
Increased volume for interior stick sounds: parking brake stick, blinker stick lever.
Real stick/switch/button sounds for: parking brake, hazard light, blinker / indicator / turn signal, light switch.
Retarder sound changed to real retarder sound.
Lift axle sound now includes button press sound effect.
Real sound effect for trailer coupling. Also includes the sound of the trailer brakes connecting straight after the fifth wheel coupling.
AI traffic vehicles given new horn sounds. Depending on the patience of the driver, a short or long honk may be used.
AI traffic trucks/buses given more variations of sounds (turbo, engines, gear changes).
You can hear the slight sound of vehicles overtaking you or passing by you in the oncoming lane.
Wind will sound slightly faster from cabin when you drive at a high speed.
Pattering of rain on windshield audible inside the truck during heavy rain.
Louder volume and reworked audio for biplanes, trains (included train horn), helicopters, cable cars and Boeing planes.
Compatible for and tested on ATS version 1.1.1.
No errors in game log.
Fully stable mod.
Compatible with all maps.
Compatible with all trucks including mod trucks.
Does not replace individual truck sounds, so can be used with an unlimited amount of truck sound mods of your choice.
Supports compatibility with Realistic Weather Sound 1.7.4 (provides realistic thunder and exterior rain sounds).
Both mods can be enabled at the same time. Check load order image for more details.
Load order info (included in pack):
Frosty Winter Weather Sound addon
Enable police siren sound for pursuit simulation
Open truck window
May be found in the Options folder when you download the pack.
If using these options, make sure to enable the option with higher priority than the Sound Fixes Pack for the sound to take effect!
• Version 12.6:
After some feedback by users of this mod, the following changes were made:
Slight reduction of volume of high speed tire noise in interior (realistic insulation in the cab).
Corrected some volumes for headphone/headset users.
More truck mods supported for snow on wiper sounds in Frosty Winter Weather Sound addon.
• Version 12.4:
Improved audibility of forest ambience (not too loud and not too quiet)
Added optional addon "Frosty Winter Weather Sound addon" for Frosty Winter Weather Mod by grimes
Adjusted sound pitch for "Open truck window" optional addon
New AI traffic truck/bus engine sound
Fine tuned gravel sounds
• Version 12.3:
Fixed Nokia ringtone (no longer plays in the Main Menu and only plays when you are late)
Refined helicopter sounds. Slightly quieter in this version
• Version 12.2:
Fine tuned external suspension sounds
Outside volume increased for "Open window" optional mod
Increased volume of AI traffic police sirens
and changed one of the police sirens back to default
Improved audio and increased volume for biplanes
Increased volume for cable car engine and horn
• Version 12.1:
Increased volume of some AI traffic trucks and buses
(turbo, engines, gear changes)
Added external suspension sounds for trailer/cabin
Mixed in part of the new default ATS trailer coupling sound
New option for opening the window
Increased volume of parking brake and changed horn sound
for some of the AI traffic trucks and buses
Replaced the AI traffic police siren sound
that is used in code 3 responses with one that is more appropriate
for the situation of giving a fine
• Version 12.0:
Added ATS edition with its own variant of parking brake noises and police sirens.
• Version 11.11.1:
Fixed sound levels for headset and headphone users
Lowered air noise for intensely high speeds
• Version 11.11:
Wind sounds for intensely high speeds now tied to road noise for a more authentic flavour
Updated retarder stick sound
Retired the "Replace retarder with Jacobs brake" option since realistic jake brake sounds will come in American Truck Simulator
• Version 11.10:
1. FROSTY WINTER WEATHER SOUND ADDON
Added "snow on wiper" sound compatibility for more truck mods.
(see mod info tab in Mod Manager for more info)
2. GAMEPLAY / UI
Reworked the garage door sound
• Version 11.9:
Added "snow on wiper" sound compatibility for a selection of Russian truck mods.
• Version 11.8:
1. FUEL / GAS STATION
Remastered audio and added key ignition insertion sound for after
you have refueled to a full tank.
Mixed in a light transmission whine "slow down effect" for the retarder sound
(can be heard if you engage the retarder long enough).
Slight reduction in volume of retarder sound
3. FROSTY WINTER WEATHER SOUND ADDON
Added "snow on wiper" sound compatibility for many more truck mods
(see readme for more info).
Slightly more small quiet breezes for the snow falling sound.
4. GEAR GRINDING
All gear grinding sounds have been reworked. Volumes rebalanced.
5. AI TRAFFIC
New AI truck traffic sound for some of the AI traffic trucks.
6. SOUND QUALITY
Improved sound formats for audio output.
Rebalance of suspension sound volumes.
Wind sound improved for intense speeds exceeding 100km/h.
• Version 11.7:
1. FUEL / GAS STATION
Added "door close" sound effect for after refueling to a full tank
2. GAMEPLAY / UI
"No police siren sound" mod now no longer necessary because the police sirens are now muted by default.
To activate the police sirens, find the new "Enable police sirens" mod in the Options folder and enable it in the Mod Manager in higher priority than the main mod.
Minor fixes to sound formats.
3. ENVIRONMENT / OTHER
Louder train and airplane sounds.
Improvements to the sound quality of the pattering of rain on the windshield.
There is also a new option to have frosty winter weather sounds (compatible with Frosty Winter Weather mod by grimes).
Retarder sound reworked.
Less overpowering noise from the transmission whine
More sound of the engine braking system in conjunction with the transmission whine
There is also a new option to replace the retarder sound with a Jacobs engine brake (recommended exclusively for American trucks).
Lift axle now has a button press sound when you activate it.
5. AI TRAFFIC
Updated, improved and changed horns for AI traffic trucks and buses.
6. TIRES / TYRES
Gravel sounds made compatible with truck mods with unique sound definitions.
• Version 11.6:
1. ENVIRONMENT / OTHER
Lift axle sound now has a fade out effect once the wheels are fully lifted or lowered.
2. GAMEPLAY / UI
Changed the stock "loud click" button sound to a quieter, pleasant sound
Yawning sounds volume now not too quiet (for when fatigue simulation is enabled)
3. FUEL / GAS STATION
Improved/reworked the fuel pump transition sounds for a better balance
Changed sound of fuel nozzle being put back into place to a modern sounding one
Suspension sounds made compatible for some mod trucks with conflicting sound definitions.
• Version 11.5:
Volumes of suspension sounds made more accurate to interior cab noise level.
Suspension sounds were tested for accuracy on Iceland F-roads in ProMods 2.0
Hard impacts to the suspension will trigger the key swinging sound.
Medium impacts will trigger the squeaking of the cabin.
Medium-light impacts will trigger light speed bump suspension sounds or irregular surface suspension sounds.
2. GAMEPLAY / UI
Discontinued the "engine warning" sound due to it beeping on some false positives (e.g. trailer damage).
"Bing bong" chime for the ferry loading screen sound
3. FUEL / GAS STATION SOUNDS
When refueling, you can hear the classic/historic ding (circa 1960s) to indicate that the fuel is pumping.
The number of dings you hear can help give an idea of how much you refueled.
4. AI TRAFFIC
Smoothened the AI traffic truck/bus long horn sound
5. ENVIRONMENT / OTHER
Extended the sound of trailer coupling so you can hear some connection of the trailer brakes straight after coupling the fifth wheel.
• Version 11.4:
Reworked suspension sounds and thresholds for bumpy roads
Slightly more tempo of tires on asphalt/tarmac at higher speeds
Smoothened transition of hard braking from high speeds on asphalt/tarmac
Lowered noise level of retarder sound
Better pitch level for retarder stick
Replaced train loading screen sound with a "bing bong" chime
New horn sounds for AI cars. Some will do short honks (patient driver), others will do long honks (impatient driver)
• Version 11.0, v11.1, v11.2, 11.3:
Reduced file size of pack. Now comes with options to disable some sounds in the Options folder.
The following sound features are optional and can be turned off:
Hot Pursuit Sounds (police sirens when caught speeding)
Engine management system sounds (when engine requires servicing)
Driver Alert Support (DAS) system sounds
Mixed in the "pattering" of rain on the windshield for the interior rain sound (audible in heavy rain)
Added compatibility for Realistic Weather Sound by nIGhT-SoN. You can use this mod
simultaneously with Realistic Weather Sound for additional enhanced rain/thunder effects (e.g. stronger thunder): http://forum.scssoft.com/viewtopic.php?f=34&t=1792
New variations of AI vehicle sounds (tires, turbo, engines, gear changes), courtesy of Stewen
3. SOUND QUALITY
Quietened stick sounds, AI truck sounds, engine warning sound and some asphalt sounds for better balance with stock truck sounds.
Enhanced/corrected sounds for the new safety systems
Added new subtle tire on asphalt sound for exterior view
Minor balances and corrections
Changed some of the lighter suspension sounds, courtesy of Balamut.
Balanced some volumes of the suspension sounds.
Replaced more stock suspension sounds with better ones. You can sometimes hear the squeak from the cabin and trailer.
• Version 10.0:
Reduced volume of some environment sounds from the Poland Rebuilding map so they
don't sound too loud in interior view.
Chirping sounds from the forests
Moving train sound with train horn
Ferry sounds when at ferry ports
Reduced volume of short loud honk from AI traffic trucks so it isn't too loud from
your interior view.
Rebalanced asphalt tire sounds around 50km/h.
New Sound Fixes
• Version 9.0:
Fixed and cleaned new retarder sound output - now you can properly hear the transmission whine and the internal system.
Fixed parking brake stick release sound - now synchronizes with the animation of the parking brake.
Deepened some tire sounds on asphalt. Some stock SCS sounds were blended with the modded sounds to achieve a richer sound.
Subtle new tire sound for highway and country road surfaces added.
Used shorter NOKIA ringtone that rings roughly every 3 minutes for "late music". Volume of this sound depends on 'Music volume' in Audio settings in game.
• Version 8.1:
Reduced retarder volume
• Version 8.0:
Added compatibility for police sirens on exterior view
Reworked parking brake stick sound for more realism
New realistic gas flow from fuel pump sound when refueling truck
Say goodbye to the shrill retarder sound. This has been replaced with a more realistic meatier retarder sound.
Fully rebalanced the asphalt tire sounds. When driving slow on flat asphalt roads, the tires are barely audible in the cab.
But when picking up speed, the tire sounds will become more apparent.
Tire sounds now blend in more seamlessly.
• Version 7.3:
Corrected trailer coupling and fuel pump sounds courtesy of AlexeyP
• Version 7.2:
Corrected and enhanced sounds
• Version 7.1:
Added new rattle/squeak sounds to suspension and tire sounds courtesy of AlexeyP.
Increased volume of grass tire sounds
• Version 7.0:
Blinker stick activate
Hazard light button
Reduced volume of garage door sound
• Version 6.0:
Increased volume of retarder sound slightly
Replaced "late music" with phone ringtone for a realistic touch
• Version 5.2:
Mixed in unused asphalt sound from SCS
Adjusted pitch of parking brake stick sound
• Version 5.1:
New variations of police siren (UK)
• Version 5.0:
New gravel sounds when driving on gravel
Truck and trailer axle screaming now very subtle in interior
Police siren sound is now in UK style
Parking brake release sound slightly increased
• Version 4.0:
Sound of vehicles passing by is now reduced
Adjusted volumes to balance out sounds. Semi-truck tire and trailer axle screaming is more subtle now.
New asphalt tire sounds from antonvezdehod
Hot Pursuit now optional
• Version 3.0:
Added delay to police siren for a more natural transition
Adjusted asphalt sound
Lowered volume of wind sound at high speed (more gentle)
Sound of vehicles passing by is now slightly more audible in the interior
• Version 2.0:
Removed random honk sound when driving too fast
Reduced ferry and train loading screen sounds
Reduced message popup sound
Reduced yawning sounds (fatigue simulation only)