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rFactor 2 FFB settings are unplayable.

Discussion in 'rFactor 2' started by quicksilver384, Oct 15, 2015.

  1. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Hi.
    I have spent over 1 hour messing with the FFB settings and is prety much unplayable.
    I have looked at http://www.racedepartment.com/threa...-rfactor-2-force-ffb-very-strong-heavy.91900/ but does not make any difference.

    I have the G27 and the FFB is really "notchy" for lack of a better term. I have trawled trhough google and nothing is helping, and to be honest nothing is even noticibaly different for my untill i try to turn the FFB multi up. less than 0.40 is notchy and more than 0.40 is far too strong. all I want is smooth FFB.

    Please help.
     
  2. First question which car?
    For me with in the time i had the G25 only had to load the G25 predefined profile from the game had it was fine. Only a bit weak in some of the open wheeler but otherwise very good.
     
  3. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    only tried the Civic NGTC so far as still gotta download the other cars.
     
  4. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    DFGT .. default settings, pretty much best FFB out there .. haven`t play in 2 week though ..
     
  5. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    DFGT??
     
  6. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    Logitech Driving Force GT...
     
  7. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    ohh ok i dont have that 1 and cant afford to buy a new wheel.
     
  8. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    Don't worry only thing where dfgt is better than g27 is that it has basically no dead zone around centre... G27 is fine wheel
     
  9. You dont need a new wheel. Its just some like the ffb from the civic and some dont.
    For me its also hard to adapt to the feeling.
    But the rwd gts feel awesome for me.

    E: Or the Clios :D
     
  10. jimortality

    jimortality
    Premium Member

    I don't mean to play down your issue mate but one car and you're already saying it's unplayable? patience and I'm sure the cavalry will be along to rescue you.
     
  11. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Ok. I have had a go with a few more cars that do sort of interest me and all have a veru notchy feeling mainly around 0 input. I.e. going from around 30° left to 30° right.

    I might get used to it. I have been reading about it and got 7 days to get a refund.
     
  12. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    what is your profiler settings ?
     
  13. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    I have never use the logitech profiler for any game.

    The control panel settings are

    900°
    100% for the 3 ffb settings
    40% centering spring streanth
     
  14. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    soo you can try:
    Spring effect and dumper to 0%, centering spring to 0% and unclick Enable centering spring (so technically you can leave centering spring at whatever setting as it is not enabled).
    Allow game to change.

    Overall strenght .. probably leave it on 100% .. maybe try 110% .. it is hard to say when has G27 most linear output as it has terrible deadzone, than steep raising curve and slowly decreasing curve after 50% .. maybe even try to go to 80%, some like it more, dead zone is slightly bigger but after getting out of deadzone output increase is not that sudden and steep ..
     
  15. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Chears ill have a go tomorow.
     
  16. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Ok ive had a fiddle and have a better setup for me. not perfect but better.

    Thanks.
     
  17. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Ok. Update.

    I have gone from not thinking much / really not liking this game to loving it.

    Still a few things i cant figure out how to do but ill get there.
     
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  18. ouvert

    ouvert
    Premium Member

    yep ... it is different but once you get used to it physics and ffb are unbeatable in rF2 ... I`m seriously thinking about reinstalling lately ..
     
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  19. quicksilver384

    quicksilver384
    Roaring Pipes Maniacs | #85 Staff Premium Member

    Found a 2015 partial BTCC mod too :)
    Focus
    BMW
    Avensis
    Cruze and of course Civic (default 2013 model)

    Each with correct livery.
     
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  20. Nobkins

    Nobkins
    Premium Member

    @quicksilver384 John I recently got RF2. Could you let me have your G27 settings. I have the same wheel.

    Thanks

    Jim