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Car Mechanic Simulator VR - Official FAQ

Updated: Jun 10, 2021    


Frequently Asked Question



  • How can I turn off the music in game?
  • You can turn off the music by finding a radio in the garage/workshop. Then, turn it off by knob, just like in real life. Here’s short presentation how to do it:



  • What is minimum system requirements to play CMS VR?

  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD Radeon R9 290 or greater
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 20 GB available space

  • Which VR headsets does CMS VR support?

  • HTC Cosmos
  • HTC Cosmos Elite
  • HTC Vive
  • HTC Vive Pro
  • Microsoft Mixed Reality (various VR headsets, not AR)
  • Oculus Quest (link only)
  • Oculus Quest 2 (link or airlink only)
  • Oculus Rift
  • Oculus Rift S
  • Steam VR (various VR headsets)
  • Valve Index

  • Does the game support mods / DLCs?
  • On a release day, no.

  • Does the game has multiplayer mode?
  • On a release day, no.

  • Can I play non-VR version of Car Mechanic Simulator VR?
  • Yes, it’s called Car Mechanic Simulator 2018.

  • I’ve skipped the tutorial, can I go back?
  • No matter what is your progress in the game, you can anytime back to the tutorial (on your tablet) or see each part of it to improve your skills and know-how.

  • Can I dissasembly car parts manually, by my own (VR) hands?
  • You can't disassemble e.g. car seats manually, with your own hands. Please keep in mind that the gameplay is based on CMS18. Also, it's half-simulator, half-pure entertainment, so we need to find a balance between 'it's too hard!' simulation and 'yeah, I like it, it's fun!' entertainment.

  • Can I drive / test my or clients’ cars in VR, too?
  • Yes, you can do it in the full version of the game.

  • Does the game support steering wheels?
  • No, there’s no steering wheel support. Everything in the game you do use your VR goggles’/headsets’ controllers.

  • I own CMS18, can I have to pay for CMS VR, too?
  • Yes, because that’s a separate VR port. Upgraded, optimised, and enhanced to VR experience. You can make a bonus deal on the release with -10% off, or you can buy e.g. bundles Thief VR + CMS VR with extra off! (As well as with CMS 15, CMS 18, and UFS VR.)

  • Does the game will be available on Oculus Store and/or Viveport?
  • It hasn’t been announced yet. Follow us to be up to date with the news.

  • Does the game support Steam Workshop?
  • On a release day, no.

  • What’s the difference between Wrench VR and CMS VR?
  • Play both to compare them! We think Wrench is more focused on a pure simulation. While CMS series is recommended for both: automotive enthusiasts and some pure entertainment fans.

  • HP Reverb controllers don’t work. Why?
  • Reverb controllers are fully supported. You have to change controllers’ options in the game. Usually, it's automatically changing, but sometimes you need to do it manually.

  • How can I move the car?
  • You can move your car via PieMenu – point the laser on the car and open PieMenu using the 'grab' button on the right controller.

  • Does the game available on Linux?
  • On a release day, no.

  • Does the game support Valve Index controllers?
  • Yes, besides the fingers tracking system.

  • Does the sandbox mode is included in the game?
  • On a release day, no.

  • The game doesn't see my headset, why?
  • If so, try to run the game as an admin.