Need for Speed - Underground 2
Update by: Dushyant
Submitted by: Haspa
Update by: Black Hawk
Update by:Minhaz Abdeen
NOTE: These are the main codes for Need for Speed: Underground 2 that are
usually applied by typing text in-game, or by bringing down the game console.
Please find the instructions on how to use these cheats below.
Enter one of the following codes before pressing [Enter] to get into the
main menu to activate the cheat function:
opendoors - The Doors sponsor car
yodogg - Snoop Dogg sponsor car
wannacapone - Capone sponsor car
shinestreetbright - ShinestStreet sponsor car
wintmyd3 - D3 sponsor car
davidchoeart - David Choe sponsor car
tunejapantuning - Japantuning sponsor car
gimmechingy - Chingy Navigator sponsor car
needmybestbuy - Best Buy vinyl in Career mode
goforoldspice - OldSpice vinyl in Career mode
gottahavebk - BurgerKing vinyl in Career mode
gotmycingular - Cingular vinyl in Career mode
gottaedge - Edge vinyl in Career mode
needperformance1 - Unlock performance parts level 1
needperformance2 - Unlock performance parts level 2
gimmevisual1 - Unlock visuals level 1
gimmevisual2 - Unlock visuals level 2
ordermebaby - $1,000 in Career mode, RX-8 and Skyline in quick race mode
regmybank - $200 in Career mode
regmebaby - $20,000 in Career mode
coolmoney - Unlocks 2,9000000000 in carrer mode.
Hint: Get more nitro's faster:
At te start of the race you can just tap the nitro button to get a little more.
And your nitro will go up faster during the race.
Full NOS (Nitro):
Submitted by: Spike
To do this first your NOS must be finished, then goto one of the garages Eg.
Performance shop, Graphics shop, ect. When you exit the garage and see your NOS it
Will be full again.
Submitted by: kostas
While in career mode go to any of the car specialties shops and install one of the
hydraulics.Now start a race and use the hydraulics at the starting line.
This way you will get some more nitro (E.g. hydros +25).
Submitted by: Stephanus Booyzen
To get your NOS up, by driving full speed in the road then pull up the hand brake and
turning keeping the peddle to the metal you can make 360 turns, this will up you nos.
Submitted by: Mudassar
If somebody wishes to install vinyl layers over unique vinyl.then here is the process.
First you apply any unique vinyl,then purchase setup.After that if you wish to apply
more layers on it for example any body vinyle,then again come in customization(vinyles)
apply body vinyle,At this stage when trying to apply this you'll receive this kind of
message:No layers over unique vinyls can be applied either remove or replace.you replace
it,it won't show you the unique vinylwhich you had applied before,it'll only show you the
latest applied vinyl.Don't worry about it and just purchase setup.when you do so you'll
see many layers that you've applied over unique vinyl.
Submitted by: Johann
In Jackson Hill there are many places where the ledge is away from the road.
In organic drift racing drift your car between the dusty area between the road
and the ledge. If done correctly you can score more than 60000 points in that single
Submitted by: Matthew Forrester
At the first menu that pops up(start menu) type all the cheats you know or the
cheats that are displayed for this game all at once. This can help u so you dont
have to restart the whole game again!
MONEY CHEAT (hex):
Submitted by: T|-|I|_I|\|A
IF TOU WANT SOME MONEY ,DO THIS
1. CLICK START >> RUN AND TYPE "%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\NFS
Underground 2" (WITHOUT THE QUOTES)
2. OPEN YOUR SAVE GAME FOLDER. WHITCH IS NAMED AS YOUR PROFILE
3. MAKE A BACKUP OF THE FILE
4. OPEN THE FILE WITH A HEX EDITOR
5. GOTO OFFSET "A16A" AND TYPE "3F42OF" (WHAT I MEAN IS,REPLACE DATA FROM "000A16A"
TO "000A16C" WITH "3f420f")
6. SAVE THE FILE AND EXIT
7. LOAD THIS FILE(PROFILE) TO HAVE $999999
Submitted by: navneet
Just before going to perform an outrun make sure you got lot of nitrous,
if not just take your car to an open area and press the accelerator,turn,
handbrke buttons simultaneously you would 360 and gain a lot nitrous
Submitted by: NIRVAN PAREVA
so one common bias that people have in mind is dat nos dosent help !!!
(yea ppl do really tell me dis)..
well my ans to dis is dat it dosent UNTILL UNLESS USED IN A CORRECT WAY...
the best way is to gain as much extra nos as yo'll can for dat keep the
foll on mind :-
1)At the beginin of the race wen the screenz sayin 1.2..3 at dat pt jst press
ur nitrous key once ..ull c a slight increase in the nitrous level.
2)when the race starts keep ur car straight nd do nt move left or rite ...
u'll again gain a little NOS as burnout !!!
3)the foll is a diff. one nd its called THE J-TURN ..even i am npt able to
master it yet ...but its quite helpfull..(THIS CANNOT BE DONE DURING A
RACE ..U WONT WWANNA WASTE TIME)..nw 2 do dis go 2 an open space nw stop
ur car...start driving it in reverse nd after3-4 sec turn it left or rite
and then suddenly press the forward button (THE POINT IS TO FORM A INVERTED J)
...it will take some time !
4)This a also a good 1 ...i call it THE REVERSE EFFECT !! ....its quite simple
nd effective ..turn 2 ur rear-view mirror nd den drive back in a straight
line wait for a few sec u'll c ur nos gaining ....but DNT GET INTO AN ACCIDENT
OT UN BALANCE UR CAR ...its a gud 1
Submitted by: Khalil-ur-Rahman
ordermebaby or ordermybabay
Gives you 1000cash to start career mode
Hint for making 100 Rs./ as bank:
Submitted by: Gagan Purohit
While you r in the game the opponent car car is seen as green in triangle
follow it and when you are near the opponent car hit it slowly at the rear.
Then a blink of car at the top-right of the game screen. Press F1 and then
Outrun race will start. Make sure that you
When racing for magazine covers, unique performance or visual parts, it helps if
you have both NOS bottles filled. This can let you scab that tenth of a second that
you have always missed. It also helps, especially in the more difficult and longer
stages, with small time limits, to immediately activate the GPS as soon as you have
accepted the challenge.
Easier turns in URL races:
Notice that before the sharp turns during the URL races, there are a set of
numbers that countdown to 1. Follow those numbers to perfect your sharp turn
into a groove to speed through faster. Keep accelerating until you reach "1",
then slam on the brakes and turn. Once perfected, this can help you get through
the turns with more speed.
Get on the highway and drive in reverse. After a few seconds you should begin
racking up points on the right side of your screen. These points will give you
extra NOS. Note: Crashing into traffic at high speeds will reduce your NOS.
Finding hidden shops:
Look at road signs around the city. They often have colored shapes (yellow triangles,
etc.) to guide the way to the shops. Also, look for street-lights casting a colored
glow. This indicates that there is a shop very close.
Finding more races:
If you cannot find any more races on your map, then you need to find all the hidden
shops in the city. After you find all the shops, you will be asked to be on another
DVD cover. Follow the star to get to the next level. Note: Use the shops map featured
To catwalk a car, you must have stage three hydraulics and have stage 3 performance
parts. Try using a Mazda RX-8 or a Ford Mustang. To start your catwalk, bounce the
front of your car then release the emergency brake but continue to hold [Forward].
Then hit the gas at the top of the bounce. You car should catwalk. Note: This will
now work with AWD and FWD cars.
Get any car and put level 3 hydraulics on it. Put on level 3 brakes. You can also
use all level 3 engine parts to make it go higher. First, put the rear end up. Then,
bounce the back. Next, go about 17 mph (or faster) and hit the brake. If done correctly,
you could have the entire back end of the car straight up.
Start a cruise:
To start a cruise, find an Outrun opponent on the highway. Do not start the Outrun.
Instead, just drive along with him or her and stay on the same road. After about two
or three minutes, another car will join you. Eventually you will end up cruising with
four cars. You must go the same way as the other drivers, as they will not follow
you due to the CPU's AI.
You can save your game whenever desired in the city. Go to the location where you
want your game to be saved, press [Esc], and select "Jump To Garage". Change something
(for example, an accessory on your car) and you will be prompted to save the game.
Select "Yes", and your game will be saved in that specific location.
Submmited By: Mit & Dipen
When you race for first time through the world map. Although you finish first you won't
get you price. To get cash you have to restart the race before the race start.(Before
the count down finish press the ESC key and restart the race. it will be like you are
not playing through the world map.You will get your cash.)
Submitted by: sayan sarkar
Enter the following codes without spaces at the Press Enter screen before loading
gottaedge : Unlocks Edge Sponsor Vinyl *works in career*
ordermebaby : Gives $1,000 to start Career mode, and Unlocks Nissan Skyline and
Mazda RX-8 in Quick Race.
goforoldspice : Unlocks Old Spice Sponsor Vinyl *works in career*
needmybestbuy : Unlocks Best Buy Sponsor Vinyl *works in career*
gotmycingular : Unlocks Cingular Sponsor Vinyl * works in career*
gottahavebk : Unlocks Burger King Sponsor Vinyl *works in career*
needperformance2 : Unlcoks Performance Upgrades Tier 2
gimmevisual2 : Unlcoks Visual Upgrades Tier 2
gimmevisual1 : Unlocks Visual Upgrades Tier 1
needperformance1 : Unlocks Performance Upgrades Tier 1
gottaedge : Edge vinyl in Career mode
tunejapantuning : Japantuning sponsor car
gimmechingy : Chingy Navigator sponsor car
davidchoeart : David Choe sponsor car
opendoors : The Doors sponsor car
shinestreetbright: ShinestStreet sponsor car
wantmyd3 : D3 sponsor car
yodogg : Snoop Dogg sponsor car
wannacapone : Capone sponsor car
regmybank : Extra 200 in the bank in Career Mode
NFS Underground 2 Unlockables:
Unlockable How to Unlock
Turbo : get 4 wins in stage 2
Sports Compact Car : get 8 wins in stage 2
Street Car Magazine : get 2 wins in stage 3
Car Audio and Electronics : Get 6 wins in stage 3
GTI Magazine : get 11 wins in stage 3
Hot 4's : Get 18 wins in stage 3
Elaborare : Get 3 wins in stage 4
Maxi Tuning : get 7 wins in stage 4
Spoiler : Get 11 wins in stage 4
AutoMaxx Magazine : get 16 wins in stage 4
Stuff Magazine : Get 20 wins in stage 4
Chrome und Flamen : Get 27 wins in stage 4
Import Tuner : Get 4 wins in stage 5
Street Car Magazine : Get 9 wins in stage 5
GTI Magazine : get 16 wins in stage 5
Auto Motor : get 20 wins in stage 5
Swiss Tuner Magazine : Get 25 wins in stage 5
Super Street : Get 28 wins in stage 5
Power Magazine : Get 32 wins in stage 5
Street Tuner : Get 34 wins in stage 5
How to Unlock Uniques with Outrun races:
Unlockable How to Unlock
Hoods : 4 wins in stage 2
Performance choice : 3 wins in stage 3
Rims : 6 wins in stage 3
Spoiler : 4 wins in stage 4
Vinyl : 6 wins in stage 4
Performance choice : 9 wins in stage 4
Performance choice : 6 wins in stage 5
Widebody kit : 11 wins in stage 5
The way that you complete the URL's will change the order in which car will be
Unlockable How to Unlock
Cadillac Escalade, Lincoln Navigator : Complete URL #1
Hummer H2, Hyundai Tiberon : Complete URL #2
Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V, Toyota Celica : Complete URL #3
Lexus IS300, Toyota Supra : Complete URL #4
Volkswagon Golf GTI : Complete URL #5
Acura RSX, Audi A3 : Complete URL #6
Audi TT, Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX : Complete URL #7
Mazda RX-8 : Complete URL #8
Inifiniti G35 Coupe : Complete URL #9
Mitsubishi 3000GT : Complete URL #10
Pontiac GTO : Complete URL #11
Mazda RX-7 : Complete URL #12
Ford Mustang GT, Nissan 350Z : Complete URL #13
Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII : Complete URL #14
Nissan Skyline GT-R R34 : Complete URL #15
Subaru Impreza WRX STi : Complete URL #16
Wining an outrun:
If you are in front of an opponent but cannot seem to lose him, head toward the
center of the city ( the area that has the five fountains ). Once there, weave
through the fountains. Your opponent will most likely crash into one of the
fountains, giving you an easy win. Note: Practice going through the fountains
first before you attempt an outrun so you do not lose your money. It is easier
to do this in an SUV because it will not reach a high speed before you reach the
Easy style points:
To do this, you will need at least level 1 hydraulics. Drive up against a wall
and activate your hydraulics. Then, press the gas and stay up against the wall.
You may need to turn sometimes to keep it straight. You should start to get
points on the right side of your screen.
If getting last in drags? No problem if you follow this cheat:
1. Make sure it is straight no cars or anything that can make you totaled.
2. Draft with your opponents.
3. Turn left or right.
4. Use your NOS to overtake 'em.
5. Block them.
6. They will bump you to give you some boost.
7. They will go slower.
8. Use your NOS to lose them.
9. WE WON! yay! woohoo!
Easy drift points:
Some of the downhill drift races have houses with looping drive ways that you
can drive in. Drifting in these driveways gets a lot more points than on the
street because you are so far off the road and are not hitting a wall.
Go into Quick Race mode and select the Subaru Impreza with all extreme or level 3
performance parts. You may style the visual as desired, Then, choose Drift Track
6 and 10 laps with easy opponents. Drive through the middle of the track. When
you are just before a corner, press the handbrake. Release it after you have
slightly slid. Your car will soon almost spin and will drift through easily.
Continue through the rest of the track by swerving on the straights and using
the handbrake properly on the corners. You can get about 50,000 to 500,000
drift points at the end of the race.
Finding hidden shops.
Look at road signs around the city. They often have colored shapes (yellow
triangles, etc.) to guide the way to the shops. Also, look for street-lights
casting a colored glow. This indicates that there is a shop very close.
Finding more races:
If you cannot find any more races on your map, then you need to find all the
hidden shops in the city. After you find all the shops, you will be asked to
be on another DVD cover. Follow the star to get to the next level.
Get bank for races:
There are five stages, and as you complete each of them you can go back and
repeat the races again. You may even find that there are some races you missed.
These are the ones that you want to race. When you go to these, you are not
supposed to get anything for them but you can change that. To access these
races, go to your garage, then your world map, and select a race. When the
race begins, pause game play and restart the race. Notice that there is an
option to return to world map, however after you restart it will not be there.
You can now race and get bank for it.
best career car:
submited by: CORN3L
The best car in this game is Mazda RX-7. You can unlock it when you
pass the URL #12.soon you unlock it,buy it beacause that's your last
car you buy it, beacause it's the best.
SUV-anothet race mode:
I know a lot of you don't know about race mode.In career mode, buy a
SUV(i recomand you the Cadillac).Select it and go to the free roam,
press m (map) and you will see a mode named SUV.It's a circuit just
with the SUV's.
Unique part upgrate:
Win four outrun race
it's many ways to make nitro:avoiding accident,drafting,drifting etc.
you can also make nitro walking with the back, making a 360 grade,
using hidraulics,finding shortcuts and the easy way enter to garage,
body shops,graphic etc. and then exit.
Submitted by: Akshay
Take free run and from this catch the cars which are oranged colour arrow in the
map go behind of the car and press enter and the race will start.
Player's Skyline modifications:
Alright those who do not know how to make the Skyline in underground 2 here's
how u make it:
BodySpoiler: AirForce, Hood: Tri-Slot, Roof: HeadWind, Head Lights: Apex, tailights:
Stock, side mirrors: Renegade (u can put it on carbon fiber if u like), Exhaust
tips: sonic, Rims: AVUS AF-501 size 18, Wide Body: Mantis.
Performance: All fully modified exept for engine.
Paint/Vinyl- Paint:Gloss #3 for blue, Vinyl: Stripes 8A, color of vinyl #5 for yellow
Car Specialties- Neon: Underglow Blue, Doors: Scissors.
Thats it try comparing it with the one in story mode tell me if there is a difference
i don't have it all correct im not sure about the rims and roof scoop.
Apply vinyls to your car but leave at least one empty vinyl slot. Exit the shop and
return. Select the empty vinyl slot (if it asks you to choose vinyl color just press
esc and select the empty slot again). When you select a unique vinyl the other vinyls
will disappear but they will come back after you pay for your setup. You can layer
the vinyls the same as usual.
Submitted by: anmol tyagi
This cheat is to boost up your nos during race or off race...while on run just paas
by incoming traffic without touching it.an accident avoide msg will be displayed and
you can add some extra nos in your gauge.
Submitted by: abc
Madza RX-7 would be the bestcar but I am playing without using cheats and I am at
level 5 with $23,598 & 1,30,000 on nissan 240SX & some 12,000 on an SUV & 60,039
on callidac.Try starting with nissan 240SX first install nos then engine then
Submitted by: jonnyboi
If you are in stage 4 .try racing the same guy about three times if you win him 3
times he will give you a unique body part ,after you race through the city and you
get to a specific body shop you can choose 1 out of 3 wide body kits(make sure you
install it on a good car you'll only get this chance once)until stage 5.the best
part is you,ll be the only one with it.
(until stage 5, that is).
Get to top speed faster:
To get to your top speed faster, go into your garage then go to "Tune up/Dyno". After
that, go to "Circuit" and select the ECU. Make levels 3, 4, and 5 as low as possible;
with 3 the lowest. Do a dyno run and look at your speed. Compare this to the first
time you did it. It should increase a lot, helping in all your races.
Easy Drift Wins:
Submitted by: Marko
Go to car lot and buy car with best handling.Go to performance shop and bust everything
but speed. Now you are able to win every drift race in the game!!!
Easy drift points:
In Jackson Hill there are many places where the ledge is away from the road. In
Organic Drift Racing, drift your car between the dusty area between the road and the
ledge. If done correctly you can score more than 60,000 points in that single drift.
Go to the car lot and buy the car with best handling. Go to the performance shop and
increase everything but speed. You should be able to win every drift race.
Wining an outrun:
Use the following trick if you need to win the outrun modes for the unique parts.
There is an easier way than doing it in the streets of the city. Get onto the highway
of the main city (in whichever direction desired). Fill up your NOS gauge by doing
near misses and avoiding accidents. When it is full and the backup is full (dark blue
and light blue), find an opponent on the highway. Do not challenge any opponents if
they are behind the concrete barrier that divides the road; only the ones on the side
of the highway that you are driving on. Pull up behind them and position yourself for
the tailspin maneuver by leaning your front against the opponent's side and back bumper
area. Make sure you do not have a lot of your front and side on his back bumper, as you
cannot spin him out if your too much on him. Look behind you from the outside view to
make sure you are not too much on him (just a little). Then, accept the challenge and
immediately spin him out, if you are successful, then hit the NOS. If you are not,
pound the NOS anyway. You are still likely to win in about 5 to 15 seconds unless you
crash. Do not go off of the highway. Repeat this process until you collect enough money
and get the star for the unique item you need.
In the career mode menu, go to the world map. Select any race that has not been
completed in any stage. Once the race has started, pause game play and restart. After
you have won the race, a screen will appear showing you how many reputation points and
how much bank you have won. You will then go to the menu that asks if you want to
return to explore mode, restart, etc. When this appears choose "Return To Main Menu".
You do not have to save the game. Then, just go back into the career menu and select
the "World Map" option again. Choose another race that has not been completed and start
it. If done correctly, all of the races in the world map will be against three Toyota
Corollas or a mixture of Hummers, Escalades and Navigators. If you restart these races,
you will always get money if you win.
The recommended car for an entire career is the Nissan 240SX. Unlock all level 3
performance add them to it. Then, go to the dyno and tune it as follows. First. go to
the suspension and tune everything its highest. Then, go to the drive train and also
put everything at the highest. Next, go to aerodynamics and do the same. Next, go to
tires and brakes and also put everything to the highest. Go to ECU and do the first
dot. Make it the highest, then with the next, also make that the highest. Then, do
the same to the rest. However, you cannot do it twice. Go to turbo and do the same
to turbo that you did to the ECU. Finally, go to nitrous and set it at its maximum.
Your car will be unstoppable as long as you start with a perfect shift and do the
same with the rest. Do the dyno test again. You should see much improvement.
Like to add hydraulics in Skyline:
Submitted by: Fahim
To do this, go to the car specialties shop, and add the level 2 hydraulics.
Now your Skyline cool. You can now more customize your car.
Easier turns in URL races:
Some turns in URL races do not require brakes. Notice that the angles of some of
the turns are kind of rounded. If you have the speed, you could go right into the
wall and make the turn. As long as you are going about 130 mph and hit these certain
corners, you will only go down to 100 mph or so. You have to experiment with the turns.
Sometimes you will go too fast and flip, and other times you will fly through the
turns going 100 mph while the CPU cars slow down, giving you some cushion time.
Remember, you must get up against the wall for this trick to work.
Sure outrun victory:
Submitted by: NIKHIL
HEY,this is a sure victory if done correctly. Make sure u hv enough speed,find an outrun
opponant, when he is in front of u, ram ur car wid high speed, just when the outrun sign
blinks in the top-left corner. This will make the opponant lose control of his car and
ram the car else where. U being at high speed,will cruise away easily. If done correctly
u will be a happy racer!!!
How to increase nos (nitro):
Submitted by: MH.SRABON
While playing in career mode,you can in crease your car's nos by driving your car at a
round post press up button then left or right,u should press them all together,and you
should do this on road not on mud,grass or beside road,example; come on a road and press
up and left side button all together for 1 minute or how much you need nos.then your nos
box will start in creasing,do it at any mode on race or roaming.
Rachel's Nissan 350Z modification:
Submitted by: Fahim
Email : email@example.com
Here's how u make it:
Spoiler: Lex 42, Head Lights: Voltage, tailights: Reaper, side mirrors;: stock, Exhaust tips:
Ace, Rims: Racing Hart CP-FTUNE R size 20, Carbon Fiber Hoods:Twister, Wide Body Kits: Mantis.
Performance: All fully modified.
Paint/Vinyl- Paint:Metallic #10 (if the exhaust tips also colored green then change it to Gloss
#10, Vinyl: Art Factory 6.
Car Specialties-Light: Yellow, Doors: Scissors.
That's it. If you see any difference just mail me in my e-mail address.
Better game performance:
If you have an updated PC and exceed the highest graphics and performance requirements of
the game, using an OS like as Windows Vista, Windows 7 or later, and your game has an issue
such as lagging, fluency interruption (continuous FPS stop), endless loading (blocked game),
or the application being closed unexpectedly, do the following. Enter the directory where
the game was installed (for example, "C:\Program Files"). Look for the executable file for
the game and right click on it. Select "Properties", and under the "Compatibility" tab,
check the "Run this software on compatibility mode:" box and select "Windows 98/Windows ME".
Then, click "Apply" and close. Run the game and configure its graphics as follows. All
general graphics maxed as possible, disable the "VSync" option, then save changes. Exit
and restart the game. Your game should be running as it was supposed to, with smooth
graphics, no lag or interruptions, and will not abort unexpectedly.