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Old 09-13-2009, 06:07 PM
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hey everyone

hey everyone just purchased myself an 04 f350 with a 6.0L. I would like to know what i shoulder do to grab a little better power, and possibly a little better fuel mileage? Chip or a tune? Thanks
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Old 09-13-2009, 06:08 PM
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SCT Tuner with tunes from Innovative. 4" exhaust, and delete EGR system.
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Old 09-13-2009, 06:16 PM
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alright what is sct tuner? how much do those usually run, sorry new here and i know about deleting the EGR system done one before
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Old 09-14-2009, 07:09 AM
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It is a custom tuned tuner for your truck. Its better on the transmission and factory heads than other tuners. They run about $449.
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I agree with Chuckles.

You could also try the tunes from Cale at BTS(Brian's Truck Shop). Tuner and 3 tunes for 425$ last I checked.
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Old 09-14-2009, 02:55 PM
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I saw sct X3's for 365 or so somewhere today, but I think that was before tuning, which will be probably another $80 or so depending on who you get to do the tuning...
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You can find tuners for cheaper, just make sure they are unlocked(sct charges 150 to unlock) and then tunes are 30 or 35$ a piece from Cale, and i've heard 80$ per from Innovative?
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Old 09-17-2009, 03:54 PM
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alright, i kind of understand, so you buy a tuner, then you have to buy tunes? How do you shop for tunes?
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Look around in the performance parts forum on here, the same forum you created this thread in. Lots of good information regarding tunes in there.
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Old 09-17-2009, 04:19 PM
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alright thanks, I just don't know where to began, I don't want to spend tons of money its a daily driver, I just want a chip to help power and fuel mileage
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