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Career mode when safety car comes out if I pit I’m immediately told that I’ve done an illegal overtake and must hand back position. obviously this is I’mpossible and I’m given a time penalty. Is this a glitch or an I being dumb? 
Jeff usually even suggest a change of strategy to pit early. This has happened to me about 4 times now and is super frustrating, cannot find anything on this topic already. 

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Hi, I would recommend doing this thread in the "Technical Assistance" forum and you should fill out a full bug report and if possible a video of the incident.

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7 hours ago, taylor8xeno8 said:

Career mode when safety car comes out if I pit I’m immediately told that I’ve done an illegal overtake and must hand back position. obviously this is I’mpossible and I’m given a time penalty. Is this a glitch or an I being dumb? 
Jeff usually even suggest a change of strategy to pit early. This has happened to me about 4 times now and is super frustrating, cannot find anything on this topic already. 

Are you driving faster than the pace of the cars on track when you enter the pitlane? I'm not asking as if you're doing anything wrong it's just that it wouldn't surprise me if the game didn't differentiate driving on pitlane from driving on track and considered a quick pit lane entry an 'overtake' if you actually end up ahead of cars relative to where they are on track.

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