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engine spins up too quick in higher gears

Discussion in 'Automobilista' started by jacktorrance, Apr 28, 2016.

  1. jacktorrance

    jacktorrance

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    Hi,
    Anyone else getting problems with full throttle, and engine suddenly spinning to max in higher gears, without the car actually accelerating? I have this is in all cars.
     
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  2. Bram

    Bram
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    Got a video of this problem? Don't really understand what you are trying to say.
     
  3. Paul Watkins

    Paul Watkins
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    Is the clutch calibrated correctly?

    Sounds like mechanical clutch slip, if that's so then Automobilista are taking this Sim far too seriously.;)
     
  4. fortyfivekev

    fortyfivekev
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    Haven't noticed this at all. If this happened IRL you would assume your clutch was slipping. Not something odd with your clutch calibration or something similar?
     
  5. jacktorrance

    jacktorrance

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    Thanks Paul. It was indeed a clutch setting problem. Thanks all for replying!
     
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  6. fortyfivekev

    fortyfivekev
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    I see a great opportunity for someone to merge a car mechanic sim with a sim-racing title so you have to spend hours in the garage fettling your car before you can go to the track. I would certainly buy it :)
     
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