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Old 09-17-2009, 05:15 PM
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6.0 low idle

Quick question not sure if its possible. I know you can set the cummins on low idle, is there any way to set the 6.0 on low idle.
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Old 09-17-2009, 05:27 PM
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how much lower you want to do. its like 600ish as it is
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Old 09-17-2009, 05:35 PM
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Its higher than that. I never messed with it so im not sure what its at. I wanted to set it lower cause it sounds bad ***. Im not sure how to change it though
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are you saying yours doesn't idle at 600ish

you want your idle to loop? just because you like the sound?

right...get a programmer and ask for a loop tune or something or have them turn the idle down i guess
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Old 09-17-2009, 05:58 PM
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You can set the idle rpm with a x3 but idk if you can go lower than stock
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Old 09-17-2009, 06:38 PM
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Yea i want it to loop
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Old 09-17-2009, 07:03 PM
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Is there anyway to make it lope idle without a tuner
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Your talking about the Lope Idle tune.
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Old 09-18-2009, 06:24 PM
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Yea but i wasnt sure if you definately needed a chip to make it lope idle
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Old 09-18-2009, 06:53 PM
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Ya it would be custom tuning.
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