• Welcome to the largest (sim) racing website in the world!
    Blurring the line between real and virtual motorsports.

Unlocking gear ratios

Discussion in 'rFactor' started by Max Spooner, Nov 24, 2009.

  1. Max Spooner

    Max Spooner

    Messages:
    49
    Ratings:
    +0
    Hi, I noticed on some mods (mostly street cars) that you can't change the gear ratios in the setup, is there a way of unlocking them so they're adjustable???
     
  2. Ryan Callan

    Ryan Callan

    Messages:
    513
    Ratings:
    +501
    I'm not sure, you could try looking through the .veh files of the relevant cars.
     
  3. Markus Möller

    Markus Möller

    Messages:
    10
    Ratings:
    +0
    easiest way is to add some final drive ratios (less calculation headache)
    in the *_Gears.ini to the section [FINAL_DRIVE].
    just take a look at existing files, to see how it works.
    you also need to enable it in the *.hdv:

    Code:
    [DRIVELINE]
    ...
    FinalDriveSetting=3                 // indexed into GearFile list
    AllowFinalDriveChanges=1
    the FinalDriveSetting is pointing to the default final ratio in the setup screen (index starts at 0)

    of course, this will cause online mismatches

    markus ;-)
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.