SCT tuner - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
6.0L Performance Parts Discussion What has or has not worked for you?

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 Old 07-15-2009, 02:22 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 46
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
SCT tuner

Why is the SCT tuner so good, I hear people say get it if you want your truck to last and so on. I realize different tuners have different methods for boost and fuel but in the end they all have to increase to gain power.When I was tuning my car some tuners had boost come on slow and build and others had low end boost. Thanks for any helpful information.
BAT is offline  
post #2 of 4 Old 07-16-2009, 06:59 AM
Lt. Negativity
RescueF250's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Stafford
Posts: 1,738
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
SCT is written for your truck, almost all other tuners do nothing for your trans at all. With the SCT the writters can actually change shift points, line pressure and locking your torque convertor when needed. Also doing tow files race files etc. Also they can control the timing and fuel on them as well. Too much timing will cause a start pattern on your piston which leads to major issues. Other tuners can also damage your trans and make you go through them yearly or even monthly. As for boost stock is set at 27 with a tuner it can recieve up to 30 or 35.

Matt at Gearhead,Doug at GoGo,Dave at Diesel Innovations,Ryan at Full Force Diesel,Eric at Innovative. Adam at First Coast

Built 2003 with 04.5-07 parts,Hey its a hybrid . Totaled

New Era Rescue 08 F250 CC/SB No limit stuff, H&S stuff, Fl pro stuff.
RescueF250 is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 07-16-2009, 09:18 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Wellington Nevada
Posts: 8,706
Thanks: 1
Thanked 42 Times in 41 Posts
Mentioned: 4 Post(s)
Quoted: 3 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 5 reviews
Cale@BTS best IMO for trans shift stragities and safe HP tunes.
CT Performance, Inc. is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 07-16-2009, 09:30 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
Raul@Stealth Automotive's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Ventura County, CA
Posts: 20,359
Thanks: 23
Thanked 30 Times in 17 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Send a message via AIM to Raul@Stealth Automotive
its not that the SCT tuner is the best... its the person you get the tunes fro that makes the diff.... Eric and Cale are prob the best in the business at tuning the 6.0L...

Raul@Stealth Automotive is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome