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Tunes For handshaker

So i know a big parts of what most of you look for in tunes is smooth shifting. Well with a 6 speed that doesn't matter in a tune.. So i'm looking for input from you straight drive guys oout there with tunes. Which one has the most power do you feel?

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When you have a tuner write tunes for you, make sure you tell them that your tranny is a manual. I would look at hhrecovery's profile. He has a very nice truck. See if it shows who's tunes he is running. His is a manual tranny. You might try sending him a PM. I am sure he can give you some great advice in this area.

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my buddy runs xtreme race with his manual he loves it. I feel like everyones race tunes would be too similar to be able to make a decision if you had a manual tranny... theyre all so similar
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Thank you Granny!

and pig, as one of the few 6 spds it is kinda hard for me to tell from everyones input which tunes will give me the best power because everyone else on here is commenting on tranny shifting and how the power hits with an auto tranny.

2005 F250 Reg cab LB XL

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4" MBRP straight pipe from the turbo back.
RCD EGR Delete
Upgraded Banjo Bolts
Zoodad Mod
Swamps HOT FICM
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Vivian, Matt and Eric all have great manual trans programs

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Do you know which one is the fastest if they were put on 3 of the same trucks and ran a quarter?

2005 F250 Reg cab LB XL

Airaid CAI
4" MBRP straight pipe from the turbo back.
RCD EGR Delete
Upgraded Banjo Bolts
Zoodad Mod
Swamps HOT FICM
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Do you know which one is the fastest if they were put on 3 of the same trucks and ran a quarter?
Thats too tough to call with a handshaker. Totally dependent on the driver and shifting style

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ARP studs and OEM gaskets done by Renegade Diesel
ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
Flowmaster/MBRP Hybrid Exhaust
Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
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