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by BrianZ
26 Jan 2014, 18:20
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine doesn't start anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 2906

Re: Engine doesn't start anymore

Tried again, and this time it started on the second try. The only thing I did differently is I had the safety on the fire extinguisher flipped open. Does this actually make a difference? Throttle was at about 3/4, after the first attempt at full. This time I saved the flight after getting the engine...
by BrianZ
26 Jan 2014, 17:44
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine doesn't start anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 2906

Re: Engine doesn't start anymore

Well, I've managed to load a saved flight that had the engine running, switch to the AN-2, and save again, but it doesn't like when you switch planes like that, and the radar altimeter is stuck on 400 meters and won't stop beeping. Here's what I'm doing when I try to start the engine, can anyone tel...
by BrianZ
26 Jan 2014, 17:08
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine doesn't start anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 2906

Re: Engine doesn't start anymore

...And today it's refusing to start again, no matter where I have the throttle.
by BrianZ
26 Jan 2014, 04:28
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine doesn't start anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 2906

Re: Engine doesn't start anymore

OK, I finally got it started. I don't see anything in the user guide about throttle position for starting, but it seems you need full throttle.
by BrianZ
25 Jan 2014, 07:18
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Engine doesn't start anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 2906

Re: Engine doesn't start anymore

I'm having the same problem, but it doesn't seem to have anything to do with the throttle. Last night I was flying it, tonight it won't start. Near as I can tell I'm doing everything on the checklist, but it just won't start. This is the case whether I've just switched from a different plane, or hav...
by BrianZ
23 Jan 2014, 10:34
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Antonov An-2 Repaints
Replies: 112
Views: 45553

Re: Antonov An-2 Repaints

I've downloaded the paint kit, but... what the heck is a .7z file? How do I open it?