When I raise the landing gear, the landing gear lever moves to the up position, the sound of the gear retracting is there, but the gear stays down and both the gear up and gear down indicators (red and green) are lit. I'm using SPAD.neXt.
Hey there fellow sim enthusiast!
I understand you're having an issue with the PMDG 737-800 landing gear in Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020 release). Don't worry, I've come across this problem before and I'm here to help you out. It seems like there might be a conflict between SPAD.neXt and the PMDG 737-800 add-on.
Firstly, let's verify that your PMDG 737-800 installation is up-to-date. You can check for updates by going to the PMDG website (https://pmdg.com/) and navigating to the support section. Ensure that you've installed the latest version, as this may resolve the issue.
Next, let's address the SPAD.neXt conflict. The software may not be communicating properly with the PMDG add-on, causing the landing gear animations to malfunction. Follow these steps to resolve this:
After making these adjustments, you should restart both SPAD.neXt and Microsoft Flight Simulator to ensure the changes take effect.
If the issue persists, consider the following additional steps:
I hope these steps help resolve the landing gear issue you're facing. Remember, the flight sim community is always here to support each other. If you have any more questions or need further assistance, feel free to ask!
Blue skies and happy landings!
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