Let me guess…
So you have decided to buy an unknown cryptocurrency that was just created. You pumped it and then… When it’s time to sell… It doesn’t sell.
Here are a few reasons why this may be happening and how to fix the Pancakeswap error.
What does the Pancakeswap manual gas limit actually mean?
How to fix the Pancakeswap error “The transaction cannot succeed due to error: cannot estimate gas; transaction may fail or may require manual gas limit”
Here are a few ways you can fix the pancakeswap error “The transaction cannot succeed due to error: cannot estimate gas; transaction may fail or may require manual gas limit.”
Solution #1: Increse Slippage Tolerance to 12%
expected price of a trade : price needed to execute the trade
How to increase slippage tolerance on pancekaswap?
- Click on Setting on the Trading dialog window
- Look for slippage tolerance and write 12%
- Try again with the trade
Solution #2: Change the amount you want to trade
Another thing you can try out to fix is to change the amount you’re trying to trade.
If you have 3290.913078745 as max in your wallet, try to change that number to
3290.000 or 3290.123
if this doesn’t work out, try to trade smaller amount at a a time
Solution #3: increase your gas limit on pancakeswap
- Go to settings
- Set Default Transaction speed (GWEI) to Fast or Instant.
What’s transaction speed on pancakeswap?
Transaction speed is how fast your transaction can be validated and speed up. If you decide to pay extra to the platform, your transaction MAY have higher chances of suceeding. Higher GWEI = higher speed = higher fees.
What’s gas fee and gas limit on Pancakeswap?
Gas fee is the fee that you’re paying pancakeswap for validating your transaction. Its default rate is about 0.25% of the amount that you’re trading.
If too many people are trading, you have to increase your gas limit to buy first. This means to pay higher fee to Pancakeswap for the transaction.
What’s the reason for “The transaction cannot succeed due to error: cannot estimate gas; transaction may fail or may require manual gas limit”?
There are a lot of reasons why your transaction cannot succeed due to gas limit on Pancakeswap. Here are some of the most popular reasons:
- Too many pending transactions – everyone is trying to sell at the same time as you. You have to keep trying until your price is validated.
- You bought a shitcoin and you have been scammed. You most probably won’t be able to sell it. Sorry, but it happens to even the best of us.
Pancakeswapp error: This swap has a price impact of at least 10%. Please type the word “confirm” to continue with this swap.
If you’re trying to resolve the issue, you may also meet this problem too.
Did I get scammed with high fees?
If you’re still having problems getting your money back, here’s what most probably had happened: