Fuel

AndreasG
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Fuel

Post by AndreasG » Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:28 am

Hi im just wondering since it’s not well explained in the game, witch setting uses the most fuel? Default or low?
From a ps4 player.

Edit don_apple: topic moved from german to english section.

Eische
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Re: Fuel

Post by Eische » Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:19 am

hmm, what do you think? In my opinion it is pretty clear.

On normal the machines use quite realistic numbers. On low...well lower fuel consumption.
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AndreasG
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Re: Fuel

Post by AndreasG » Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:22 am

Yeah I guess so. But I have been a bit confused since it was the opposite in 17

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Re: Fuel

Post by SJ_Sathanas » Fri Jul 12, 2019 12:05 pm

Eische wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:19 am
hmm, what do you think? In my opinion it is pretty clear.

On normal the machines use quite realistic numbers. On low...well lower fuel consumption.
I've often wondered about that. I can run a tractor for a whole day and use what about half a tank (real time, default)? Seems low to me but I don't actually know, just my guess.

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Re: Fuel

Post by Drmattymd » Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:28 pm

Logic says, if you have a Low setting and a default setting, then the default would be higher usage
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Re: Fuel

Post by Peter Griffin » Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:31 pm

AndreasG wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:22 am
Yeah I guess so. But I have been a bit confused since it was the opposite in 17
I'm pretty sure 17 was the same settings. Default and low
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Re: Fuel

Post by PrincessJessi84 » Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:14 pm

yea I hate the low fuel consumption in the game.. still waiting for a realistic fuel consumption mod (anyone know if its made it to fs19 yet?
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Re: Fuel

Post by vondeylenfarms » Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:37 pm

Why are people being mean about his question? I don't blame him in asking! I have switched to default and low and both hardly use any fuel so it's kinda deceiving.
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Re: Fuel

Post by Ritchie » Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:42 pm

It's the internet, people are set to mean by default :mrgreen:

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Re: Fuel

Post by garyst » Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:53 pm

I have yet had to refuel anything in fs19. Feels pointless to have the thundercreek fuel trailer in the game.

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Re: Fuel

Post by eight_lugs » Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:58 pm

Default uses more fuel

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Beastbubba
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Re: Fuel

Post by Beastbubba » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:02 pm

Fuel usage on default isen't bad. The scale of the game just makes it feel that way. Look at your hrs used on something you think should need fuel, most heavy equipment has tanks large enough to run all day or more on a full tank...
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Re: Fuel

Post by Deereslayer » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:03 pm

If they would switch the fuel usage with the maintenance it would be perfect. Don't know why it is so hard to figure out.
A big harvester will burn a tank of fuel in 12 to 15 hours, not 40 hours like the game is now. But I shouldn't need $1500 dollars of maintenance every 3 hours. Just head scratching.

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Re: Fuel

Post by FarmerJimbob » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:09 pm

garyst wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:53 pm
I have yet had to refuel anything in fs19. Feels pointless to have the thundercreek fuel trailer in the game.
It was in anticipation for the Oshkosh truck being brought to FS19 :lol:

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Re: Fuel

Post by dunnjob » Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:22 pm

FarmerJimbob wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 3:09 pm
it was in anticipation for the Oshkosh truck being brought to FS19 :lol:
I miss that big green beast. It would be perfect with 4 Pacesetter Super B trailers behind it. 120,000L at a time.
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