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I don't know if this will help anyone out, but thought I would post it anyway in hopes that it does. I created a custom setting for the Dirt3.exe in the Nvidia control panel. Then I maxed out all the settings I could in that exe setting. This was done early Saturday evening, and I have been freeze free since. This was done in DX-11.

IDK if this works with ATI cards. Sorry, but I don.t want to take out my GTX 580, and put in the HD5870. Been thru 16 levels since I did this, and problem free. And yes, I am holding my breath. LOL
Edited by PcKiller - 5/31/11 at 7:02am
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Sweet keep us informed!
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7 hours later, still good.
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Wow keep me informed man if this keeps up I will finally purchase this game!
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I got another 5.5 hours in today freeze free.
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Ive never even had problems with this game, never even knew that there were poeple who did.
    
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Ive never even had problems with this game, never even knew that there were poeple who did.
Lucky you.
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I had a bunch of freezing/crashing issues and I downgraded to the AMD 11.4 drivers and CAP and that fixed it here. I've played several hours since then without a problem.

Great game BTW.
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Win 7 64bit and DX11 only.

Someone said the same thing on the codemaster forums but it ended up crashing, just not as often.

I get crashes every 3 hours of gameplay.

Game is great except for that. Much better than Dirt 2.
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Well, I have got about 20 hours of game play, and still free of freezes. on the last run of 5.5 hours, I even had MSE running a scan at the sametime. Have dropped my OCing to normal speeds, and got back to my OC, and they do not make a difference at all.

What type of crash/freezes does everyone get? My game freezes in a race, and on a loading screen too.
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