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post #1 of 16 Old 07-09-2010, 10:23 PM Thread Starter
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Built it but dont want to blow it.

Like the title says, this is my work truck that is used for the family and representing my business. I drive anywhere from 200-400 miles a day. A lot of freeway driving about 70%. That being said I want a tune that will give me a good power boost when needed, but not balls to the wall when trying to take off from a light or on ramp. What I am running right now is the SCT canned street tune. It works great but I think it might be a little weak. I also tow a 4000k trailer about 10% of the time. So I have all the mods in my sig to make this truck last as long as possable, and I dont want a tune that will hurt anything that I am trying to prevent. Basicly what everyone wants. Is this kind of tune out their??
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Like the title says, this is my work truck that is used for the family and representing my business. I drive anywhere from 200-400 miles a day. A lot of freeway driving about 70%. That being said I want a tune that will give me a good power boost when needed, but not balls to the wall when trying to take off from a light or on ramp. What I am running right now is the SCT canned street tune. It works great but I think it might be a little weak. I also tow a 4000k trailer about 10% of the time. So I have all the mods in my sig to make this truck last as long as possable, and I dont want a tune that will hurt anything that I am trying to prevent. Basicly what everyone wants. Is this kind of tune out their??
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Im using Matt's SRL and love it...and I dont have half of the mods you do.

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I have the Looney Wild from Vivian. It is just like stock with a little extra power with normal throttle, but put it to the floor and you better have a hold of somethin!

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I would say you're pretty much set for the long run and shouldn't have to worry about breaking it. You put in ARP's and deleted the EGR, those are two of the biggest problems you could have had. No experience with them, but everyone says Innovative is great.


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i had tunes built by Eric at ID and now also have tune from DP... The DP tunes run hotter then ID, but i only use differnt versions of each companies tow tunes as my superduty is towing 95% of its miles.

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Thanks for the info. I will contact some of these guys and talk to them personaly. The sct canned tune is pretty damn good for what it is. I have put in my axle ration and tire revs. Doesnt roll coal like you guys say that much. just a little puff on take off.
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