1. This section is for official content brought to you by BeamNG. Please keep the discussion civil and posts constructive to avoid spam. Posts disregarding these guidelines may be removed without any notice.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Intel iGPU (6xx series) crashes
    Fixed drivers available!
    Instructions here

    Dismiss Notice

Gavril D15

Discussion in 'Official Content' started by gabester, Aug 6, 2012.

  1. Harkin Labs Gaming

    Harkin Labs Gaming
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2016
    Messages:
    637
    Alright, so I just checked. My Suburban has smooth metal door handles on the original doors.
    20200322_121557.jpg
    On the rear door which is from a different year truck it has a textured metal door handle that has broken. I assumed it was plastic because of the texture and the fact that it broke.
    20200322_121606.jpg
    20200322_121612.jpg
     
    • Like Like x 3
    • Informative Informative x 2
    • Agree Agree x 1
  2. 420

    420
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Apr 22, 2017
    Messages:
    27
  3. JRC99

    JRC99
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jun 28, 2016
    Messages:
    12
    A couple more quick thoughts- drip-rails were very prominent- All trucks had them in 1985. Also, I think the rear window is a bit too large. And the A-pillar is too thin. It's all a bit too 90s. (Yes, I know the body style it's based on is from 1988)

    Honestly, I think the only proper way to do it is to model an entirely new cab at this point- but that takes a lot of time so I understand why they won't.

    Of course. these are just my opinions and we all know what they say about those.
     
    • Agree Agree x 5
    • Informative Informative x 1
  4. Leon_Rot

    Leon_Rot
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    May 6, 2019
    Messages:
    214
    The Radiator overheats everytime, thats bad
     
  5. Nadeox1

    Nadeox1
    Expand Collapse
    Administrator
    BeamNG Team

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2012
    Messages:
    14,715
    That's a very generic description.

    How is the configuration you are driving set up?
    What level are you using?
    etc.

    I would not be strange if, for example, you are using a high-powered engine, on Utah (high ambient temperature), and still mounting the standard radiator.
     
  6. Leon_Rot

    Leon_Rot
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    May 6, 2019
    Messages:
    214
    On any map with the stock D Series, the Engine overheats so quick, i am on West Coast, drive 2 Minutes and my Engine overheated
     
  7. Nadeox1

    Nadeox1
    Expand Collapse
    Administrator
    BeamNG Team

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2012
    Messages:
    14,715
    Mods installed?
    Did you check in Safe Mode in either case?

    If happens in Safe Mode too, provide a video.
     
  8. Leon_Rot

    Leon_Rot
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    May 6, 2019
    Messages:
    214
    Never tryed in Safe Mode, but after the D Series Rework Update it overheats for me
     
  9. CarCrasher283

    CarCrasher283
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2017
    Messages:
    109
    Well, it is a relatively old truck. And doesn't one of the loading screen tips say something like "some older vehicles can overheat easily if driven hard"? Idk I thought I saw something that said that

    But I tested the D15 V8 4WD on hirochi raceway for a few laps, and I didn't have any overheating issues
     
  10. CaptainZoll

    CaptainZoll
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2016
    Messages:
    1,871
    i think that's more so for cars like the bluebuck/burnside, and in a map like utah, where the ambient temperature is way hotter.
     
    • Agree Agree x 3
    • Informative Informative x 1
  11. CarCrasher283

    CarCrasher283
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2017
    Messages:
    109
    Yeah, that makes sense. But the D-series doesn't seem to get any warmer in Utah's temperature difference.
     
  12. Nadeox1

    Nadeox1
    Expand Collapse
    Administrator
    BeamNG Team

    Joined:
    Aug 5, 2012
    Messages:
    14,715
    Please do try Safe Mode then. It will tell if that's an issue on your side (which more likely is) or not.
     
  13. Brickturn

    Brickturn
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 2, 2012
    Messages:
    323
    You couldn't be more wrong... On the next gen (Post OBS) GM pickups and SUV's the interior and exterior door handles were plastic
    OBS trucks and SUV's always cast metal handles inside and out. (aluminum i believe) which were prone to failure due to poor design... On topic though, I think the dually trucks should have more wheel options as far as dually configs go. Like what is seen on most 80's and 90's pickups with 4 hole slots and so on... Like what is seen here.



     
    • Agree Agree x 3
    • Informative Informative x 1
  14. LPerez94

    LPerez94
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2019
    Messages:
    30
    F250 (-100) Highboy wannabe.. We need a faded paint option.. Rusty is just too rusty


    #AR162b
    IMG_1326.jpg screenshot_2020-04-01_01-01-23.png
     
    #694 LPerez94, Mar 31, 2020
    Last edited: Apr 1, 2020
  15. aiellostommeleer

    aiellostommeleer
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2016
    Messages:
    40
  16. Cutlass

    Cutlass
    Expand Collapse
    Banned

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2017
    Messages:
    2,830
    alder rush
     
  17. ManfredE3

    ManfredE3
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2016
    Messages:
    2,509
    Well, I guess this is the best place to plop a Roamer suggestion.

    I've always wished we had more AWS cars, but being how rare they are IRL there aren't many places where they would make sense in game. However, there was an AWS Suburban in 2001, so there is justification for giving AWS to some sorta limited run special edition XL Roamer.

    On another note... I mentioned this before but I'll mention it again: I really hope to see the Charro get it's own spot in the vehicle selector in the same way the Roamer does. Both are SUV's on a derivative of the D-Series frame, so it makes sense for both to be seperate. It's also the only way that the Charro can get a decent config selection without either making a mess or decimating the D-Series config selection.

    Also, really hoping for a vehicle that is to the Charro/Roamer what the seventh gen Suburban was to the second gen Blazer/eighth gen Suburban. Yes that would be a lot of D-Series based vehicles, but it would finish the platform's pre-1992 vehicle
    offerings and just be a crew cab Charro. It doesn't even need a new roof, the Centurion Classic kept the removable top from the Bronco. And no, I'm not saying I want this immediately. The platform's already got a lot of attention lately while other vehicles are just depressed blobs of potential right now.
     
    • Like Like x 1
    • Agree Agree x 1
  18. CaptainZoll

    CaptainZoll
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Nov 10, 2016
    Messages:
    1,871
    hold my beambeerTM
     
    • Agree Agree x 1
  19. RedHorizon

    RedHorizon
    Expand Collapse

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2012
    Messages:
    349
    Cast iron actually, and absolute garbage cast iron at that. A lot of OBS Chevy parts were prone to quick failure; door pins, door handles, panels rusting, dashes cracking, 6.5l diesels constantly cracking heads, computer issues after '94, etc. etc., but I still love mine.
     
    • Agree Agree x 2
  20. Stoat Muldoon

    Stoat Muldoon
    Expand Collapse
    Global Moderator
    BeamNG Team

    Joined:
    Jun 21, 2013
    Messages:
    349
    This is not really feasible. Given that the D10 is a definite member of the D-Series and that it shares every single part other than its frame, body, rear interior and rear shell, to seperate it from the D-Series would require duplicates of most pickup parts or moving those parts to the common folder. Neither of those are really suitable options compared to simply leaving the D10 in with the rest of the D-Series.
     
    • Agree Agree x 6
    • Informative Informative x 5
    • Like Like x 1
  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.
    Dismiss Notice