$1 million: Type "goldfinger" during game play. Then, type givememoneyordie. Exit the race and you will have $1 million. Repeating the code will set your current amount to $1 million -- you cannot get more than that amount.
To get more than $1 million, after using the goldfinger and givememoneyordie codes, buy the most expensive truck or SUV that you can. Spend all of your money on it for the most value. Then, return to the game and enable the goldfinger and givememoneyordie codes yet again. You will be at $1 million. Sell your vehicle to get over $1 million. Note: If you have more than $1 million and repeat the codes, you will lose your money and drop to exactly $1 million. All missions cheat: Type goldfinger" during a race and, after confirmation sound, type "missionimpossible to unlock all missions.
Free movement hint: During a race or Free Roam mode, type "goldfinger". After the confirmation sound, press CTRL + Y. The game will pause. You can now move your truck freely. Use the [Cursor Keys] to move forward, hold SHIFT to drive fast and ALT to slow down. Press Q to go up and A to go down. Press PAGE UP to twist your vehicle and PAGE DOWN to twist it sideways. You can also press K to control other vehicles.
Extra money: Note: This procedure involves editing a game file; create a backup before proceeding. Sell a truck in career mode, then quit the game. Use a text editor to edit the "metal.ini" file in the "\4x4 evo2\system" folder. Locate the following lines at the bottom of the file.
Change the "0" to a "1" on both lines, then save the file. Restart the game and you will still have your truck plus the money that you previously sold it for. Repeat this as needed for more money.
Note: Note: This procedure requires editing a game file; creating a backup copy of the file before proceeding is recommended. With a text editor, edit the "metal.ini" file in the "\4x4 evo2\system" folder. Locate the "cash=" line and change it to read:
Save the file and start the game to have $4,771,453 in career mode.
Note: This procedure involves editing a game file; create a backup before proceeding. Use a text editor to edit the "metal.ini" file in the "\4x4 evo2\system" folder. Locate your profile, and the "cash=" line and change it to read:
You should now have $9,999,999.
Easy win: Note: Note: This procedure requires editing a game file; creating a backup copy of the file before proceeding is recommended. Sell a truck in career mode, then quit the game. Use a text editor to edit the "metal.ini" file in the "\4x4 evo2\system" folder. Locate the "newai=5" line and change its value to "0". All CPU controlled cars will not move, allowing you can explore at will and still win the race.
Change team association: Note: Note: This procedure requires editing a game file; creating a backup copy of the file before proceeding is recommended. Sell a truck in career mode, then quit the game. Use a text editor to edit the "metal.ini" file in the "\4x4 evo2\system" folder. Locate the "Team=" line and replace that entry with any team name of your choice to access their trucks.
Easy color change: Use the following trick to change your truck's color without selling and buying it again. Enter multi-player menu and start a LAN game, with your PC as the host. At the multi-player game setup screen, go to the menu bar at the top of the screen and select the player profile that contains the vehicle to have the new color. Select that vehicle and a color select menu will appear. Select the desired color and exit multi-player mode. When you start career mode again, the color you selected will be on the vehicle.
Cruise control: Get to the desired speed then hold the accelerator. Then. without releasing the accelerator, press [Esc] to pause game play. Exit the pause menu. When you exit, the vehicle will go without you pressing the accelerator. Note: Do not hold [Left] or [Right] when trying to this.
Farm Road 109 Shortcut: When trying to use the shortcut across the railroad tracks, use the Jeep Liberty Sport. It can almost always get across before the train crosses if you approach from the right side of the tracks.
Treasure Chest locations:
Arctic Wasteland From the start, head north until you almost reach water. Then, head east. Follow the water for a short distance until it ends, then head north. Go north until you see the American flag and a building inside a fenced in area. The treasure chest is in there.
Arizona At the start of the level in roaming or racing mode, go in reverse until you pass the train tracks. Then, go to the right until you see a derailed train. Stop at the front of the train then go right until you reach a canyon with a piece of road and two hills in the middle. In between the two hills are two small houses. The treasure chest is located in between the houses.
Autumn Leaves When the level stars, follow the road until you get to a church. Behind it is a treasure chest.
Castle Rock Go back about 100 feet from where you begin. There should be a skeleton guarding a treasure chest.
Costa Rica Rally From the start, go east until you reach a temple. That is where you can find a treasure chest. If you cannot find the temple, go to the contour map and look for a small light gray area.
Crazy 2001 Head to the southwest corner of the lake near the start to find a treasure chest with money. A box of money containing $1,495 is underwater by the back edge of the lake.
Egypt Head through the first check point and drive northwest until you find the lake. There is a hill on the northwest shore. The chest is on top.
Farm Road 109 The treasure chest is in the middle of the lake.
Final Destination Go through checkpoint 1 and go left around the airplane. Drive straight until you see a group of airplanes. A treasure chest with about $1,345 is next to the far left aircraft.
Laguna del Sol After Checkpoint 3, drive onto the large island straight ahead of the checkpoint to find a treasure chest. Pikes Peak Go to the lake that is the furthest from the end of the track. The treasure chest can be found on the land between the lakes.
Restricted Area Find the hanger with the UFO inside then go to one of the corners to find a treasure chest with money.
Thailand Rally Pause game play and go to the contour map. Go to the bottom right corner of the map and press R until the map stops. Just to the left of the island is a brown spot. That is the Temple Of The Dancing Buddha, which is where a treasure chest is located.
Treasure Bay At the start, follow the road until you see a ship on the beach. Go to the side of the ship where the sign is on the beach. The treasure chest is on that side of the ship. Note: You can only get the treasure chest by driving your truck alongside the ship. Start towards the back of the ship, facing towards the front. Drive slow to get the treasure chest.
Tri Baja 250 From the start, follow the track in the same direction as if you were racing until you reach the bridge you drive on. The treasure chest is below that bridge.