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The Sims 3 Pets

How do you get fire metre off so you can buy more please anyoune?

Guest asks: Feb 14th 2012, ID #247589

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How do you get fire metre off so you can buy more please anyoune


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valk25 answered:
Added 22nd Feb 2012, ID #485081

As far as I know, it can't be shut off, but if you buy a new, larger house, you get a larger fire meter. Hope this helps!

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Guest said: 29th Aug 2016 | REPORT
Guest said: 2nd Sep 2016 | REPORT
Guest said: 7th Nov 2017 | REPORT
How do you get more storage when you build ur own house?
Guest said: 11th Dec 2017 | REPORT
You can... coming soon
Guest answered: Added 18th Mar 2012, ID #490835

I don't really know but I think it can be done


Guest answered: Added 12th Oct 2012, ID #544197

I read that it goes by the ram on your console

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Guest said: 16th Apr 2014 | REPORT
u go on build n buy, then go to storage and then offsite storage keep deleting sum items on there n it will work
Guest answered: Added 20th Feb 2013, ID #572210

I do not think it is possible to get the fire meter off but I have a question.. Does anybody know...
Is Sugar Maple Coast the Only Town On Sims 3 Pets? I'm sick of The Same Old Neighbours

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Guest said: 1st Jan 2014 | REPORT
same! I made the mistake of moving next to the Angels' and they're a pain, my male sim always argues with them, but I moved out.
Guest said: 20th Nov 2014 | REPORT
I think u have to put in (L1+L2+R1+R2) all at the same time my sister tould me the angle all die if you get maired to there kids and then the kids die to.
Guest said: 15th Jul 2015 | REPORT
Sorry this is late, but you can't gift pets anymore. It was only able to be done while the Sims 3 pets server was up. Back then, you could gift and receive to and from all your friends that played the game. Now, it isn't possible to gift or receive pets.
Guest said: 24th Feb 2018 | REPORT
I know this is really late response. But you can use Karma power to turn your pet into a Sim and then kick them out.
Guest answered: Added 14th Mar 2013, ID #576665

You cannot take the fire meter off whatsoever. Even on creative mode. You can't take it off on any other Sims 3 game on any console.

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Guest said: 26th Jul 2015 | REPORT
And all the sims
Guest answered: Added 20th Jul 2013, ID #597517

You can't take it off, but the amount of things in your backpack, household storage and offsite storage contribute to the fire meter, so sell all unwanted things!!! Smile hope this helped!!!

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prodDC said: 23rd May 2014 | REPORT
Actually the backpack (+fridge and toyboxes), and the storage unit place whatever, and the household inventory are all different. The actual amount of stuff in the house (not hidden in inventories) is a separate fire meter.
Guest said: 23rd Feb 2017 | REPORT
Anything in the house inventories counts.

The storage/fridge/toys/and books.
I had bought a lot of kids and fishing books and didn't want to sell them. I moved them all to my back pack inventory and my burn meter went down to high yellow. (I keep about ten each of money trees and life plants on my property so mine goes up fast)

Anything in potential active play. Like the Sim an think about it automatically or has more options to use go up higher.

Plants have five stages and have 4 options to basically each stage (water, tend, weed, harvest, fertilize or talk to them) so 6 things.

An end table has nothing but stuff getting put on it.

Its a puzzle and I'm trying to figure it out. I like everyone's responses. It makes me think of different angles to go at it. Happy simming!!!
Guest said: 25th Feb 2017 | REPORT
Then why when I move books from a bookshelf to my backpack it changed my main burn meter? If that is the only items I move.
Guest answered: Added 26th Jun 2014, ID #630086

I'm sick of having the fire meter I can't buy anymore things and I want to but I can't and I don't want to move cause I❤️My house and I would love to decorate it more but I can't there has to be a cheat to get the fire meter off there has to be I barely have any decorations in my sims household that's why I would like more space on the fire meter it's at red and I want it to be at green but I don't know how someone plz help

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Guest said: 3rd Aug 2014 | REPORT
You can turn off the fire meter.Just press L2,R2,L2,R2,and then press select and start at the same time.This should shut off the fire meter.
Guest said: 14th Aug 2014 | REPORT
It doesnt work
Guest said: 23rd Jun 2016 | REPORT
What about turning it off on Xbox 360?
Guest answered: Added 3rd Aug 2014, ID #635179

You can turn off the fire meter.Just press L2,R2,L2,R2,and then press select and start at the same time.This should shut off the fire meter.

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Guest said: 3rd Oct 2015 | REPORT
I'm sorry, but this doesn't work AT ALL
Guest said: 3rd Mar 2016 | REPORT
Yeah. That doesn't work.
Guest said: 29th Jul 2016 | REPORT
You might have to be on the start menu for it to work bc the unlimited money cheat didn't work unless you're on the start menu. The pause menu I mean
Guest said: 31st Jul 2018 | REPORT
Guest answered: Added 13th Jun 2015, ID #664480

Go into your inventory and sell seeds, gems and other colectible stuff you don't need my fire meter was full but when I sold the 2 death seeds and it went down by approximately half

Guest answered: Added 19th Jul 2015, ID #666856

I've had luck with reducing the fire meter by selecting sledgehammer from build & buy, then removing my garden plants one by one. I have 12-15. Then I undo until all my plants are back. I've done this a few times over a few days successfully reducing full fire meter to yellow. It stays yellow until I harvest, then I deal with the produce (store or sell) then do the sledgehammer thing again. I'm on Xbox.

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Guest said: 22nd May 2016 | REPORT
This worked! I've tried deleting over 20 items and it never went silent from full capacity but I did this exactly and I'm. down to orange level! I love u so much. Ur my heart and soul.
Guest answered: Added 26th Jul 2015, ID #667255

You can't remove the fire meter

Guest answered: Added 22nd Aug 2015, ID #669333

You can use the magic lama cheat then place it on your property and select it and disable karma consequences that will stop all disasters hope this helps

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Guest said: 16th Jun 2016 | REPORT
I tried and it doesn't help, my fire meter is almost red and I want it gone
Guest answered: Added 10th Jul 2016, ID #681382

Here you go! Go onto build and buy mode, select sledge hammer and delete things you don't need on your property. This should work and lower the fire code. Hope this helps! Smile

Guest answered: Added 6th Dec 2016, ID #685603

Hey, I'm really late but if this helps anyone the it wont be in vein, well a method I've been doing is continually saving and turning off my console, then restarting. I find that the fire meter goes down just a little bit every now and then, it can get frustrating but with time you can make a huge house packed with stuff this way, I made a four story building doing this, when you do this method you can only get a couple items in every time and can be time consuming but if you really want your house to be the way you want it this can do it, also I should mention I'm only done this on an xbox 360, so I can't say for sure if it helps on any other consoles, also since there will be more items than the game sould be the game does freeze and lag more than usual, I think the fire meter is in place on console versions of this game to deter to much items and thus stalling or freezing the game, good luck

Guest answered: Added 23rd Feb 2017, ID #687646

OK guys. And gals. This isn't a quick fix, but it just dawned me on me that the issue is quantity and depreciation. You can keep basically any number of items in your "backpack" storage.

The oy thing I can think of that APPRECIATES in value are the paintings. Maybe the books post mortem, I'm not sure.
So if you have the minimum of accessories (end tables, curtains, make rugs from carpet squares in build...) And every generation have a artistic perfectionist and only decorate with those, or keep them in you bag until your ready.

Everything else seems still like cheating. There has to be a way to do it legit. It won't be a "quick win" but maybe that is more what the designers had in mind for longer term game play. And the paintings take up less "burn space" I imagine because they are less interactive and require less memory. The stationary things seem to run smaller than say a bed, fridge or TV. The plants have a lot of active stages. So that's probably why those fill up faster.

Anyway. Just my thoughts. Haven't tried it yet, but the therory is sound.

Guest answered: Added 4th Apr 2017, ID #688898

I think when the creators added the Fire Meter to this game they ruined the game.It's taking away soo much fun that could've been but can't. Why would they be mean and create such a thing.Put a limit on our enjoyment and creativity!


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