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The Sims FreePlay

How do you get fire extinguishers I case the cooking catches fire?

Guest asks: Nov 16th 2012, ID #288020

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How do you get fire extinguishers I case the cooking catches fire


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Guest answered: Added 18th Nov 2012, ID #551824

You have to buy the wall mounting for the extinguishers from the furniture store. It's in the featured Items or it is the first item in the kitchen section. Once you buy that and put it in your Sim's home you can just click on the Sim's stove if there is a fire and it will give you the option of buying various extinguishers or you can buy them in the supermarket.

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Guest said: 10th Apr 2016 | REPORT
You have to make a fire in order to complete that task.
Guest said: 8th Jul 2016 | REPORT
Simply tap the fire and choose "Extinguish"
Guest said: 24th Jan 2017 | REPORT
Thx so much it really helped
Guest said: 20th Jul 2017 | REPORT
I'm on level 15, what do I do...........
Fashioncop answered:
Added 4th Jan 2013, ID #562391

I really want to make the house catch on fire! Anyway you g on home store and look on the features

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Guest said: 12th Jun 2015 | REPORT
Guest said: 16th Jun 2015 | REPORT
I'm pretty sure they removed it because I've been playing this game for a pretty long time and there was a fire extinguisher but probably because of updates and all they removed it.
Guest said: 5th Sep 2015 | REPORT
I can't find it fails
Guest said: 13th Jun 2016 | REPORT
You can use fire extinguisher if there is a fire by taping the fire

Guest answered: Added 12th Jan 2013, ID #564387

You buy an extinguisher from the kitchen section at the store. In order to actually use it you need to buy an "extinguisher shelf" which is in the kitchen section of furnishings. Hang up the shelf then if you have a fire it actually allows you to use the extinguisher you bought.

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Guest said: 22nd Mar 2014 | REPORT
READ:Try looking at other comments all around. You actually don't need to buy one anymore. Now, it's in the sims pockets. Requirements: None. Note: This is years before some comments, EA changes things once in awhile, so ignore some comments in 2012. Try it out. Make a fire. Then, click extinguish fire. Automatically does it.
tiffabaybay said: 8th Dec 2014 | REPORT
It doesnt ive done it 10 times
Guest said: 16th Dec 2014 | REPORT
If your stove catches fire.
1st: Make sure one of your sims are not doing anything.
2nd: make sure it's space for the sim to extinguish the fire.
3rd: Click on the stove.
4th: it's going to say Extinguish and 3 min under it.
5th: now your sim automatically has the fire extinguisher and they will put out the fire
Guest said: 6th Apr 2017 | REPORT
Thx that helps a lot
Guest answered: Added 5th Feb 2013, ID #569281

I've bought extinguishers before at the grocery. Store. But now that I did the new upgrade from the winter freeplay to the freeplay with the pools now the store no longer has extinguishers. It also does not have weed killer.

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Guest said: 7th Feb 2013 | REPORT
It's ridiculous cos since upgrading I can't purchase either??! How stupid!! :/
felishaawitt said: 21st Mar 2013 | REPORT
Thank ur holly yes just click on stove,u saved me cause mine was on fire and NOW I find out they don't sale them anymore
Guest said: 8th Dec 2013 | REPORT
Cant u just sell itnow or did it get removed with update
Guest said: 19th Mar 2017 | REPORT
How do you go back there has to be a away
Guest answered: Added 10th Feb 2013, ID #570141

I've got the upgrade and I really need a fire extinguisher but there are none. What do I do ?????????????????

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kelletts said: 10th Feb 2013 | REPORT
I have the same problem I need to cook brownies but cannot get an extinguisher to put them out

Guest said: 9th Mar 2013 | REPORT
I was stuck on this for a while and then realised all you have to do is tap the oven and then click 'extinguish'
Guest said: 8th Apr 2013 | REPORT
I can't find it but I could find weed killer in garden section
Guest answered: Added 11th Feb 2013, ID #570506

If you have the Swimming pool update then just click on the oven and press extinguish and it will do it for you

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Guest said: 27th Jun 2013 | REPORT
How long does it take for the fire to spread to the rest of your house?
jenjen182 said: 27th Nov 2013 | REPORT
The fire doesn't spread. It just stays on the stove, as far as I know.
Guest answered: Added 11th Feb 2013, ID #570602

You just click on the stove when it catches fire and it will prompt you to put it out.

Guest answered: Added 18th Mar 2013, ID #577537

With the newest updates, it is no longer necessary to buy a fire extinguisher. It is now an option just to extinguish it, making previously owned fire extinguishers completely useless. If you have some, I would highly suggest selling them as they no longer do anything.

Guest answered: Added 24th Mar 2013, ID #578485

You can also purchase an oven exhaust for your stoves as well.

RMChammer answered:
Added 13th Apr 2013, ID #582660

Really? OK, you DO NOT have to buy ANYTHING!!! So what you do is you choose what you want to cook on the stove that may or may not burn. When it doesn't give you the money, it catches on fire. You click on the stove, or whatever is burning, and then there will be an option to " Extinguish " the fire. Click on that, and it will take three minutes to do so.

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Guest said: 8th Jan 2015 | REPORT
Guest said: 23rd Feb 2015 | REPORT
Life saver!!!
Guest answered: Added 30th Apr 2013, ID #585349

Click stove click extuinguish

Guest answered: Added 15th May 2013, ID #587774

You can get a fire Hydrant from Promotions R Us

Guest answered: Added 16th May 2013, ID #587910

Ohmygosh people!!! JUST TAP THE STOVE AND HIT EXTINGUSH!! Jeez look at the answers before you post sometin

Guest answered: Added 19th May 2013, ID #588368

I get that.. BUT it says BUY one.. I ignore it, it takes my money but doesnt cook what I need it to cook......

Guest answered: Added 31st May 2013, ID #590287

You don't buy an extinguisher. When the oven is on fire, you just click on it, then it will give you the option "extinguish" then click that. Simple!
Hope this helps....

Guest answered: Added 6th Jun 2013, ID #591150

It automatically extinguishes since the update. Just have your sim press it. It doesn't even take long :D

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Guest said: 28th Aug 2014 | REPORT
Yh but how does it go on fire
Pikachu109 ^_^ answered:
Added 17th Jun 2013, ID #592763

You don't have to buy anything just click on the stove and then it says extinguish, just simply click on it and the fire will be put out in a couple of seconds

Guest answered: Added 17th Jun 2013, ID #592773

You don't need a fire extinguisher. When the oven starts burning just tap on it and it will come up with the button that says 'extinguish fire - 3 mins' press on it and your sim will extinguish the fire.

Guest answered: Added 22nd Jun 2013, ID #593288

Try giving a Sim a Job as a Fireman, then get Him/Her to extinguish the fire. Don't need an extinguisher

Guest answered: Added 26th Jun 2013, ID #593918

Thanks for helping with this answer, y'all. It's greatly appreciated. For those of you saying the Quest says to buy an extinguisher, it does not. The quest just says to make some Rocky Road, and when you click on the Rocky Road to start Baking, it then tells you to have an extinguisher handy. Just a hint that it may catch on fire. For those of you who know what y'all are talking about, thanks again. :3


Guest answered: Added 29th Jun 2013, ID #594364

Make sure you're on an Adult. Then simply press on the burning stove and an option will come up saying "Extinguish-3 mins". Just press on that and leave your sim to extinguish it. No fire extinguisher needed!

Guest answered: Added 18th Jul 2013, ID #597216

Maybe you just buy Fire Station and it will give you that?

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Guest said: 9th Feb 2014 | REPORT
Oh man I luv it, people come up with the craziest ideas before just looking for the answer rite at the bottom of the page. The game is very simple and if some people can't figure
It out then maybe they shouldn't be on the internet cause that could b dangerous
Guest answered: Added 9th Jun 2014, ID #627689

Do you have to out out the fire the second it catches ? If so will it spread to the rest of your house or just stay on the stove ? Thanks

Guest answered: Added 18th Jun 2014, ID #628934

I've seen all answers, some are funny. Our Sims are like the Gods, it' s amazing what Items they can bring out from their pockets and used them. Fire extinguisher is one of them. Just tap on a oven that is on fire and option for 'Extinguish' should come up. Just tap on it and your sim will bring the fire extinguish out from his or her pocket and use it. It has been like that for long time.

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Guest said: 6th Oct 2014 | REPORT
But it doesn't count as achievement - I did it for nearly 50 times!
Guest answered: Added 21st Sep 2014, ID #640529

None of my sim Neighbors have a fire Hydrant and I don't see one to buy either ... What do I do ?

Guest answered: Added 3rd Jan 2015, ID #651810

Wen the fire is going on you press on the stove & it gives you an option to stop the fire.

Guest answered: Added 21st Jun 2016, ID #680717

You don't have to buy one you can just cook and organic meal then when it's done it'll show the meal and a fire signal so you click that and it'll ask you if you want to extinguish it which will take 3 minutes


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