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    Try some day runs, Europe has some fantastic scenery!

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Some cracking jobs come from Rotterdam. Had one yesterday take me to Paris, which is a lovely trip. Also there are some great ones from Felixstowe also, as they hit most of Germany (after level 8 or 9)
    Funny that, Just done a Dover to Paris and back to Dover, May come back again. I did aveage around 65-70mph coming back from paris.. Didnt stop in time for the toll tho.

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    Speeding fines are the worst...I did 31mph in a 30mph and was hit with a £450 fine!

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Speeding fines are the worst...I did 31mph in a 30mph and was hit with a £450 fine!
    I only get the kph fines... (still not worked out what they all are) i know 110kph is 70mph

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    You can change settings, but I now have a dash which shows both MPH and KPH so I am happy

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    I'm pretty sure I once got fined for not having lights on at night.....before I figured out the keys for correct lighting

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    yeah that will happen. Driving on the wrong side of the road, no lights, you will get fined for a massive amount!
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    Wrong Way - €100 / £80
    No Lights - €150 / £120
    Not resting - €150 / £120
    Running a red light - €350 / £280
    Colliding with car - €450 / £320
    Speeding - €550 / £440

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    I take it for those you are fined regardless? As in if i drive with no lights down the wrong way, will I be fined or does there have to be a camera/police see me doing it?

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    Cameras/police need to see it, but sometimes you dont see either and get it.

    I was on a country road going from portsmouth to london, no cameras, no police I could see, hit with a speeding fine, no lights and wrong way (I had been driving in Europe all day).

    Also, not resting fines are automatic, and they accumulate so be careful, because if you dont rest, for every 10 mins it hits you, as they put a rest stop roughly every 8-9 mins of driving.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    Cameras/police need to see it, but sometimes you dont see either and get it.

    I was on a country road going from portsmouth to london, no cameras, no police I could see, hit with a speeding fine, no lights and wrong way (I had been driving in Europe all day).

    Also, not resting fines are automatic, and they accumulate so be careful, because if you dont rest, for every 10 mins it hits you, as they put a rest stop roughly every 8-9 mins of driving.
    I wonder if there a config file i can change the fines.

    Which truck you using neph?

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    I am running the Scania R420, but have an Economy Engine which adds 8% fuel efficiency, and specc'd my truck so that its overall weight is lighter which means more pulling power for bigger loads.

    I also have the Volvo FH16 750 which is a beast, as I have hit nearly 100mph with it with the speed restriction off mod!

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    I got the basic scaina (the one for 107k) and its a great truck. I have upgraded the gearbox is the "r" and uk Spec dashboard.. (i didnt buy that when i got the truck...)

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    My volvo is left hand drive, my Scania is right hand drive.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    My volvo is left hand drive, my Scania is right hand drive.
    Gotta be the uk spec. Cant be doing with left and drive...

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