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Re: Fabricator (Eco Living) Breaks daily

by Psychotps
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[FIXED] [ECO] Fabricator Breaks daily

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Product: The Sims 4
Platform:PC
Which language are you playing the game in? English
How often does the bug occur? Often (50% - 99%)
What is your current game version number? 1.63.134.1020
What expansions, game packs, and stuff packs do you have installed? All (all expansions, all game packs, all stuff packs)
Steps: How can we find the bug ourselves? Play the game
What happens when the bug occurs? The 'Store No More Home Fabricator' breaks at least once, if not twice, a day.
What do you expect to see? I expect that the Fabricator would NOT break so often
Have you installed any customization with the game, e.g. Custom Content or Mods? Never used.
Did this issue appear after a specific patch or change you made to your system? Yes
Please describe the patch or change you made. The Latest Patch/Eco Living expansion added

My Sim has 10 in Handiness, level 7 (as of this writing) Fabrication skill and the Fabricator will break at least twice a day and require a 'Repair'

 

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Re: [OPEN] [ECO] Fabricator Breaks daily

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We have rebuilt the Store No More Home Fabricator so that it doesn’t break at least once a day. All returns are subject to warranty inspection, no Simoleons were harmed in this endeavor.

Fixed in Patch 1.67.45/ 1.32

 

If you're still experiencing this issue, please create a new thread.

Happy Gaming
Crin


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@kraziefox Yours ONLY breaks twice a day? You're lucky. Mine breaks every few times I use it.
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@Psychotps Makes you wonder if they even bothered testing this pack ... :/
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I'd say mine breaks roughly every third interaction, and the constant whining noise from the broken fabricator persists even after it's repaired.

Repairing the game did not help remove the whining noise. The fabricator still breaks every second or third interaction.

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@missdeefying Mine's the same. Breaks every 3 or so interactions.
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Re: [NEEDS INPUT] [ECO] Fabricator Breaks daily

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@kraziefox 

 

Is this on a lot in the heavily polluted area?

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No, I'm in a green/Neutral Windenburg (neutral heading into the green)

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I noticed my fabricator breaks or fails almost every time I try to fabricate something that is not requested for a job. 

I'm not using the fabricator on a polluted lot, the lot is even green at the moment.

I'm currently playing with the Canal Corner lot with a sims that has the  Maker trait

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My lot is in Port Promise, but it's less than 5% of the bar from Green Neighbourhood.

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Just to chime in with the same issue (my household is also in a Neutral Port Promise).

 

I find it a bit odd that they didn't add any Upgrade options to this object like every other interactable appliance in the game. So there's no way you can make it Unbreakable Disappointed

 

Thankfully, both of my Sims are spellcasters with Repairio, but I still lose whatever I was working on when it breaks and have to start again.

 

And as a further note, I have no CC whatsoever in this game at the moment.

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