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How to serve penalty when you still have planned pit-stops?

Discussion in 'F1 2012 - The Game' started by raistlin76, Oct 28, 2012.

  1. raistlin76

    raistlin76

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    I've got drive through penalty for hitting another car. When I turn into pit lane, instead of drive throug it I was directed to my pit to change tyres. Because I've got 2 planned stops, second time I turn into pit-stop, again I was directed to my pit instead of just drive through pit lane. How to avoid this and serve penalty instead of changing tyres?
     
  2. Peter Hooper

    Peter Hooper
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    I thought they fixed that in this game.. it's one of the things I asked about as it's so annoying.
     
  3. Magnus HQ

    Magnus HQ

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    I have driven seven 100 % races and never got any drive through penalties, only 10 secs. Is it because I use reduced penalties?
     
  4. Mateusz Najda

    Mateusz Najda

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    Yes
     
  5. Xavier Merle

    Xavier Merle

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    It's happening to me all the time too.
    I tried one thing last time : wait until the end of your obligation to drive through (3laps) in this case you only do your penalty not pit stop.
    Each time i try to do my DT earlier, i have a complete pit stop.
     
  6. Keith Windsor

    Keith Windsor

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    It has worked for me ok so far. If you have any damage, you are likely to be pitted and repaired first, otherwise the game should serve the drive thru first.