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Old 09-08-2010, 08:45 PM
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What's the best tuner out there?

I have a SCT now, I think it says SF3 on it. it has a stratedy tune, mild, aggressive tow, and extreme. It only seems to get enough fuel to spool the garrett supermax 64mm vgt at the extreme level. Which programmer holds the most custom tunes? I'd like to have quite a few, economy, mild, wild, extreme, tow, heavy towing...I'd like to hear suggestions. This truck is mostly for work, the tunes now don't fuel enough on the bottom to spool the turbo under load. It isn';t bellowing any smoke. The first time it happened to be, I had a flat bed trailer hooked behind with about 8k lbs on it and pulled out into traffic, with the stock turbo and just a edge it gotup and hauled ***. I pinned it, on a medium setting, sat there, almost got hit by a truck and then it finally took off...help me out here, thanks
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Old 09-08-2010, 08:51 PM
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get some custom tunes for it.. talk to Eric at Innovative diesel...

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^^^What he said.....get your tunes made for that turbo.
I dont think you can get a programer that holds more than 3 custom tunes at one time, I just keep my extra tunes on my comp and switch them out as needed.
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friends dont let friends drive with canned tunes, BTW
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^^^What he said.....get your tunes made for that turbo.
I dont think you can get a programer that holds more than 3 custom tunes at one time, I just keep my extra tunes on my comp and switch them out as needed.
My Spartan Phalanx can hold 3000+custom tunes

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Old 09-09-2010, 11:37 AM
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Custom tuned SCT with tunes specifically for your needs, call Eric at Inovative......
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Old 09-09-2010, 11:57 AM
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You really dont need more than 4 tunes. I have aggressive tow, Street, Xtreme street and stock tune. Those four cover all my needs.
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My Spartan Phalanx can hold 3000+custom tunes
How manny tunes does Matt have available?
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How manny tunes does Matt have available?
Heavy Tow- 40HP
Aggressive Tow- 65HP
Mild Street Economy - 90HP
Aggressive Street Economy- 120HP
Hybrid Race - 140HP
Ultra Comp (Head studs only)-160HP

I have also heard that there are other tuners that can wright tune for it as well maybe KEM Havent looked in to it, Matt's tunes are top notch so im not looking for more.
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