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SCT- possible problem or what????

so since i have had my sct i have been running on street. playing it conservative with head gaskets and such. well i switched it to performance a couple days ago because i was thinking im racing my truck down at my local dragstrip and wanted MORE POWER. well after the tranny relearn i got into it a few times and i dont feel anymore power, maybe even less after switching. my shifts feel funny and my goal is not to smoke all the time but comparing from a hard take off from street to performance. it smoked less on performance i think but maybe im dreaming.

so basically what im asking is am i supposed to have a noticeable difference between street and performance and im just having problems or are both the street and perf canned tunes both garbage and i should go custom.

im 18(almost.. my birthday is the 14th...2 more days but whos counting)
and i have my own lawncare business and its getting cold in ohio so no more grass to cut. i have to wait till snow and i didnt want to dip into my head stud job fund just in case they dont cover it under warranty

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these are the canned street and performance. i cant tell a differency between the two at all. thought i would at least get a little more power. i just didnt want to have to get custom tunes because of cash and my head studs but if i just get a mild tune. nothing too extreme

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Get custom tunes. Its a world of difference

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Custom tunes can be had for $50-80 bucks. There not that expensive.

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Have you ever had any other product on this vehicle before?
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never had any other programmer.

and i have bad shifts sometimes. any way to adjust shifts so they are smoother. the rough shifts are every once in a while but enough to annoy me

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Ok, you are able to adjust the Trans shift firmness by %. What i recommend is give us a call so we can get the stock and flash file off the device to check out the files and also walk you through adjusting the shift firmness
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Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
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Yes. We ordered the truck.

Thanks Matt. Hopefully I will have time Friday to give u guys at sct a call

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s467 MPD single kit, H&S Jesse Byall tuning, No limit IC piping and intake,mishimoto intercooler, MPD billet CCV/oil filler, FASS with sump, SOTA A.W.O.L. polished wheels, toyo rt tires, RED Newton traction bars, oem projector retrofit and a bunch of LED lights LOL

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