San Andreas - Cop Wheels

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I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission

I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.

Any advice....


Jan Hyde (VB MVP)

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  1. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Jan Hyde wrote:
    >
    > I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >
    > I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    > get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    > because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >
    > Any advice....
    >
    > Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >
    > --
    > Headline: Kids Make Nutritious Snacks. (Syman Hirsch)
    >
    > [Abolish the TV Licence - http://www.tvlicensing.biz/]

    yeah, you have to have a reasonable idea where to go and, more
    importantly, take the bikes in a particular order so you're closest to
    the truck for a pickup. It always travels that road in a clockwise
    direction. This little walkthrough helped me pass and helped someone
    else recently (It's best to pause after you drop each bike off, put
    the red marker on the next place then you can just head for it)

    the walkthrough :O)) (Notice he only gives it 4 out of 10 for
    difficulty, that's how easy it can be if you know where you're going)


    1. Cop Wheels
    Starting Point: Four Dragons Casino, "$" marker
    Difficulty: 4/10


    once you know the order to get the bikes in, it's not
    bad, as long as your bike skills are up to snuff. The Packer starts
    on the east side of town, and slowly works it's way clockwise around
    the highway.

    So,start with the bike at Linden Station.

    You'll probably pick up a wanted level here, but as long as it's one,
    you're OK. Find the Packer, drive on.

    Head over to the Airport area, and grab the one there. The cop will
    hop on his bike as soon as you get into range. Floor the car, and
    just run into the bike. You'll knock him off, and then you can hop on
    the bike yourself. My experience with doing this is you usually end
    up with a two-star wanted level. One for the initial crash, the other
    for stealing the bike. Avoiding two stars isn't bad on a bike. It's
    a little tougher once you have to steal a car. But don't worry about
    that now. Find the Packer, unload the bike, and find another car.

    Do what you can to avoid the 2-star wanted level (if you only have 1,
    it's probably gone by now), and go get the bike near
    Roca Escalante.
    This one is just sitting there, so you just have to run past a couple
    cops to get this one. Find the Packer, unload, etc.

    If you have enough time, you may want to consider heading south along
    the highway, and grabbing the police bribe that is underneath the
    overpass just south of where you got the firs bike (east
    side/southbound side of the road). It will take a little heat off of
    you, but since you have to knock another cop off a bike, it may not
    last long.

    Go get the last bike at Julias Thruway East area.

    If you get a 2-star here, don't worry. The Packer isn't far away, and
    avoiding the wanted level on the highway is pretty easy. As soon as
    you drive up the ramp with the last bike, you're done.


    --
    Paul (And I'm, like, "yeah, whatever!")
    -------------------------------------------------------
    Stop and Look
    http://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
  2. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Jan Hyde wrote:
    > I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >
    > I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    > get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    > because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >
    > Any advice....

    Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    bikes alot easier. Good luck.
  3. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    following fruit:

    >Jan Hyde wrote:
    >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >>
    >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >>
    >> Any advice....
    >
    >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    >bikes alot easier. Good luck.

    I don't but I might just get one.

    I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    same level is something I don't have time for.

    Jan Hyde (VB MVP)

    --
    "May I take your order?" the waiter asked.
    "Yes, how do you prepare your chickens?"
    "Nothing special, sir," he replied.
    "We just tell them straight out that they're going to die."

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  4. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Jan Hyde wrote:
    >
    > Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    > released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    > following fruit:
    >
    > >Jan Hyde wrote:
    > >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    > >>
    > >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    > >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    > >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    > >>
    > >> Any advice....
    > >
    > >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    > >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    > >bikes alot easier. Good luck.
    >
    > I don't but I might just get one.
    >
    > I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    > play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    > same level is something I don't have time for.
    >
    > Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >
    > --
    Have you tried the walkthrough yet?

    --
    Paul (And I'm, like, "yeah, whatever!")
    -------------------------------------------------------
    Stop and Look
    http://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
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    "Paul Heslop" <paul.heslop@blueyonder.co.uk> wrote in message
    news:42C965C2.D37C4EBA@blueyonder.co.uk...
    > Jan Hyde wrote:
    >>
    >> Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    >> released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    >> following fruit:
    >>
    >> >Jan Hyde wrote:
    >> >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >> >>
    >> >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    >> >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    >> >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >> >>
    >> >> Any advice....
    >> >
    >> >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    >> >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    >> >bikes alot easier. Good luck.
    >>
    >> I don't but I might just get one.
    >>
    >> I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    >> play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    >> same level is something I don't have time for.
    >>
    >> Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >>
    >> --
    > Have you tried the walkthrough yet?

    I'd say definitely try a walk through first... and if you still arent
    getting it, then you just dont have enough bike skill and should maybe just
    spend a gaming session riding around.

    I think this particular mission took me two tries. I found the easiest way
    without the walkthrough is the nab a bike and then pick the quickest route
    of escape toward the highway before actually driving away. Pausing is your
    friend.

    good luck


    >
    > --
    > Paul (And I'm, like, "yeah, whatever!")
    > -------------------------------------------------------
    > Stop and Look
    > http://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
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    In addition to what the others said (except for the cheating part), I
    recommend reloading until you see PCJ-600 bikes spawning around. This
    mission went from pure frustration (I could get about 2-3 police bikes
    before running out of time) to an enjoyable challenge (all police bikes
    collected with time left on the clock) thanks to being able to use the
    PCJ-600. I truly loathe the cars in this game. You still need to pick a
    starting bike strategically, and it also helps if you've got the jetpack
    spawning at Verdant Meadows, to fly to your first cop bike.
  7. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Paul Heslop <paul.heslop@blueyonder.co.uk>'s wild thoughts
    were released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:37:44 GMT bearing the
    following fruit:

    >Jan Hyde wrote:
    >>
    >> Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    >> released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    >> following fruit:
    >>
    >> >Jan Hyde wrote:
    >> >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >> >>
    >> >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    >> >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    >> >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >> >>
    >> >> Any advice....
    >> >
    >> >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    >> >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    >> >bikes alot easier. Good luck.
    >>
    >> I don't but I might just get one.
    >>
    >> I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    >> play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    >> same level is something I don't have time for.
    >>
    >> Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >>
    >> --
    >Have you tried the walkthrough yet?

    Something always goes wrong.

    Several times in a row, no cars spawned at the start of the
    mission and I don't mean mean parked cars. This lost me a
    lot of time, then theres one bike that the cop always gets
    on before I get there.

    Several times I failed to stop him and spent an age chasing
    him, one time I hit him before he got a chance to get away
    and the bike exploded!


    Jan Hyde (VB MVP)

    --
    Coup de Gras: A Lawnmower (Fred)

    [Abolish the TV Licence - http://www.tvlicensing.biz/]
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    "Brenden D. Chase" <brenden.chaseREMOVE@THISgmail.com>'s
    wild thoughts were released on Mon, 4 Jul 2005 15:29:13
    -0400 bearing the following fruit:

    >
    >"Paul Heslop" <paul.heslop@blueyonder.co.uk> wrote in message
    >news:42C965C2.D37C4EBA@blueyonder.co.uk...
    >> Jan Hyde wrote:
    >>>
    >>> Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    >>> released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    >>> following fruit:
    >>>
    >>> >Jan Hyde wrote:
    >>> >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    >>> >>
    >>> >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    >>> >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    >>> >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    >>> >>
    >>> >> Any advice....
    >>> >
    >>> >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    >>> >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    >>> >bikes alot easier. Good luck.
    >>>
    >>> I don't but I might just get one.
    >>>
    >>> I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    >>> play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    >>> same level is something I don't have time for.
    >>>
    >>> Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >>>
    >>> --
    >> Have you tried the walkthrough yet?
    >
    >I'd say definitely try a walk through first... and if you still arent
    >getting it, then you just dont have enough bike skill and should maybe just
    >spend a gaming session riding around.

    That's not a bad idea.

    >I think this particular mission took me two tries. I found the easiest way
    >without the walkthrough is the nab a bike and then pick the quickest route
    >of escape toward the highway before actually driving away. Pausing is your
    >friend.

    >good luck

    I need it ;-)

    J

    >
    >>
    >> --
    >> Paul (And I'm, like, "yeah, whatever!")
    >> -------------------------------------------------------
    >> Stop and Look
    >> http://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
    >


    Jan Hyde (VB MVP)

    --
    Coup de Gras: A Lawnmower (Fred)

    [Abolish the TV Licence - http://www.tvlicensing.biz/]
  9. Archived from groups: alt.games.video.sony-playstation2 (More info?)

    Jan Hyde wrote:
    >
    > Paul Heslop <paul.heslop@blueyonder.co.uk>'s wild thoughts
    > were released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:37:44 GMT bearing the
    > following fruit:
    >
    > >Jan Hyde wrote:
    > >>
    > >> Beck <my_bulkmail@btopenworld.invalid>'s wild thoughts were
    > >> released on Mon, 04 Jul 2005 16:18:58 +0100 bearing the
    > >> following fruit:
    > >>
    > >> >Jan Hyde wrote:
    > >> >> I can't get past the Cop Wheels mission
    > >> >>
    > >> >> I'm just rubbish I guess because I never have enough time to
    > >> >> get the fourth bike. I'm prepared to cheat if neccessary
    > >> >> because I'm not enjoying the game since hitting this level.
    > >> >>
    > >> >> Any advice....
    > >> >
    > >> >Hi Jan, If you have access to an Action replay kit then they have a
    > >> >code on there for stopping the timer which makes the nicking of the
    > >> >bikes alot easier. Good luck.
    > >>
    > >> I don't but I might just get one.
    > >>
    > >> I don't usually cheat though. But I don't have the time to
    > >> play as much as I used to so spending hours retrying the
    > >> same level is something I don't have time for.
    > >>
    > >> Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    > >>
    > >> --
    > >Have you tried the walkthrough yet?
    >
    > Something always goes wrong.
    >
    > Several times in a row, no cars spawned at the start of the
    > mission and I don't mean mean parked cars. This lost me a
    > lot of time, then theres one bike that the cop always gets
    > on before I get there.
    >
    > Several times I failed to stop him and spent an age chasing
    > him, one time I hit him before he got a chance to get away
    > and the bike exploded!
    >
    > Jan Hyde (VB MVP)
    >
    > --
    > Coup de Gras: A Lawnmower (Fred)
    >
    > [Abolish the TV Licence - http://www.tvlicensing.biz/]

    Yeah, sorry Jan but when it gives problems it gives problems. I lost
    count of the tries I did before using the run through, I'll just have
    to say stick with :O))
    --
    Paul (And I'm, like, "yeah, whatever!")
    -------------------------------------------------------
    Stop and Look
    http://www.geocities.com/dreamst8me/
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