Looking for the complete GTA IV cheat codes list?
The cheat codes for GTA IV are entered into the in-game mobile phone, so the codes are identical for all platforms. Consequently, the GTA IV cheats listed below work on all platforms, including PC, Xbox, PS3 & smartphones (Android & iOS).
For more GTA & GTA Trilogy: Definitive Edition cheats, make sure to check our GTA 5 cheats, GTA: Sand Andreas cheats (Original & Definitive Edition), GTA: Vice City cheats (Original & Definitive Editions), and GTA 3 (Original & Definitive Editions) lists.
Here are the steps to enter a cheat code in GTA IV.
Total Time: 1 minute
Create a new save game
1. Create a new save file to return to, as entering GTA IV cheats will disable Trophies and Achievements.
Enter a cheat code into Niko's cell phone
2. Press Up on your d-pad or keyboard to access Niko's cell phone. Press Up once again to bring up the dial pad and dial up a number as it appears in our list.
“Cheat code enabled” notification
3. If you dialed up the cheat code successfully, you should see a successful cheat activation notification.
GTA IV Cheat Codes for PC, PS3, Xbox, and Phones
|Cheat||Effect||Code||Achievements or Trophies Disabled|
|Max Health and Armor||Restores Nico's Health and Armor to the maximum.||362-555-0100||Cleaned the Mean Streets, Finish Him, One Man Army|
|Max Health, Armor, and Ammo||Restores Nico's Health, Armor, and Ammo to the maximum.||482-555-0100||Cleaned the Mean Streets, Finish Him, One Man Army|
|Weapons 1 (Basic Set)||Adds Knife, Molotovs, Pistol, Pump Shotgun, Micro SMG, Assault Rifle, Combat Sniper, RPG to Niko's inventory.||486-555-0150||Cleaned the Mean Streets|
|Weapons 2 (Advanced Set)||Adds Baseball Bat, Grenades, Combat Pistol, Combat Shotgun, SMG, Carbine Rifle, Combat Sniper, RPG to Niko's inventory.||486-555-0100||Cleaned the Mean Streets|
|Remove Wanted Level||Clears all Wanted stars.||267-555-0100||Walk Free, One Man Army|
|Raise Wanted Level||Raises Nico's Wanted Level by one star||267-555-0150|
|Change Weather||Toggles through eight weather conditions, as found in the timecyc.dat file.||468-555-0100|
|Spawn Annihilator Helicopter||Spawns Annihilator Police Helicopter in front of Niko.||359-555-0100||Walk Free, One Man Army|
|Spawn Banshee||Spawns the Banshee car in front of Niko.||265-555-2423|
|Spawn Cognoscenti||Spawns the Cognoscenti car in front of Niko.||227-555-0142|
|Spawn Comet||Spawns the Comet car in front of Niko.||227-555-0175|
|Spawn Buffalo||Spawns the FBI Buffalo car in front of Niko.||227-555-0100|
|Spawn Jetmax||Spawns the Jetmax boat in front of Niko.||938-555-0100|
|Spawn NRG-900||Spawns the NRG-900 motorbike in front of Niko.||625-555-0100|
|Spawn Sanchez||Spawns the Sanchez motorbike in front of Niko.||625-555-0150|
|Spawn SuperGT||Spawns the SuperGT car in front of Niko.||227-555-0168|
|Spawn Turismo||Spawns the Turismo car in front of Niko.||227-555-0147|
GTA IV Lost and Damned cheat codes
GTA IV, The Lost and Damned, and The Ballad of Gay Tony let players activate cheats by bringing up the phone number pad and typing the cheat number into Niko Bellic's, Johnny Klebitz's, or Luis Fernando Lopez's cell phone. By doing this once, the cheat is stored in your phone and can be accessed through the “Cheats” menu.
The original game's cheats and TLaD cheats do not disable any trophies or achievements in the downloadable content.
|Spawn Burrito||Spawns the Burrito car in front of the character.||826-555-0150|
|Spawn Double T||Spawns the Double T motorbike in front of the character.||245-555-0125|
|Spawn Hakuchou||Spawns the Hakuchou motorbike in front of the character.||245-555-0199|
|Spawn Hexer||Spawns the Hexer motorbike in front of the character.||245-555-0150|
|Spawn Innovation||Spawns the Innovation motorbike in front of the character.||245-555-0100|
|Spawn Slamvan||Spawns the Slamvan car in front of the character.||826-555-0100|
GTA IV The Ballad of Gay Tony cheat codes
The cheats below seem to only work in areas related to the TBoGT DLC. Note that the advanced weapons set cheat replaces the game's original “Weapons 2” cheat and provides a set of different weapons.
|Explosive Sniper Rifle rounds||Grants exploding Sniper Rifle bullets.||486-555-2526|
|Advanced Weapons Set||Adds Knife, Pistol .44, Explosive Shotgun, Assault SMG, Advanced MG, Advanced Sniper, Grenade Launcher, Sticky Bombs to the inventory.||486-555-0100|
|Super Punch||Luis will now throw explosive punches.||276-555-2666|
|Spawn Akuma||Spawns Akuma motorbike in front of the player.||625-555-0200|
|Spawn APC||Spawns APC car in front of the player.||272-555-8265|
|Spawn Bullet GT||Spawns Bullet GT car in front of the player.||227-555-9666|
|Spawn Buzzard||Spawns Buzzard helicopter in front of the player.||359-555-2899|
|Spawn Floater||Spawns Floater boat in front of the player.||938-555-0150|
|Spawn Parachute||Spawns a Parachute for the player.||359-555-7272|
|Spawn Vader||Spawns a Vader motorbike in front of the player.||625-555-3273|
What is the money cheat in GTA IV?
Contrary to games such as GTA San Andreas and Vice City, there is no money cheat in GTA IV.
Can you get a Lamborghini in GTA IV?
Yes, but it is not available using cheats. Bruce will gift you the Infernus vehicle (the in-game version of a Lamborghini) as you proceed with the storyline.
What is the cheat to spawn a tank in GTA IV?
The APC cheat code is the one that spawns a tank in GTA. You can dial 272-555-8265 on your phone to spawn the tank in front of you.