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If you buy a used sct that has custom tunes loaded can you safetly load those into a truck with a different strategy?
Sometimes, depends on the year truck. The '03-'04 trucks use a different strategy base for tunes, and won't work in the '05-'07 trucks and vise versa.
Even then, the tunes might not work on a different strategy truck or work to there full potential. The seller also might have more or less mods than the buyer. Some tune writers prefer to use a different strategy that you have, because that particular strategy runs better.
It's not like the custom tunes are that expensive, just buy custom tunes for your truck mods and strategy, this way if you don't like something about the tune, have the tune writer set it up the way you like it. That's the beauty of custom tunes.
2004 F350 CC DRW King Ranch
X-3 tunes by DJ'S,QT,GH,ID. Gryphon FICM tunes, ARP studs,Stage 1turbo,ATS coolant recirc lines,Swamp's 48v ficm,coolant filter,AD2,Snow Perf stage II,EGR delete,4" turbo back straight pipe,S&Bintake,Quad "A" pillar autometer gauges,Suncoast Tri Disk Conv.,Billet input shaft,Suncoast superduty rebuild kit,Trans-go shift kit,Mag-Hytec trans pan,CFM+ elbow,ccv mod,15K reese 5er,17" LCD TV/DVD,Cobra 29 Nitewatch CB