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Alright, I just heard of a brand of chip called Dr. Performance. I have never heard of it a buddy of mine has it on his 2000 6.0. He says it hasnt given him any problems and he has about 100,000 miles with the chip installed. Is this a good chip or what?

Oh and I am lookin to buy some gauges anybody know of a good brand on a college students budget?
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I read up on that one when I first got my '05. It sounds good. I couldn't find anybody that knew of it or who could furnish feedback.
Well, I ended up buying a Quadzilla module instead.

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If you are drivng a PSD you are ALREADY ahead of me when I was a college student!

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I am glad I am ahead on truck cause I sure as hell am behind on school. This truck owns me!
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I am glad I am ahead on truck cause I sure as hell am behind on school. This truck owns me!
Maybe you could get a pic and a description of your truck up?

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Hey Welcome.....There are numerous chips out there with different tunes. The chips are pretty much generic, it has EVERYTHING to do with the tuning. There are tuners out there like Tadd (Elite Diesel), Jody's (DJ Performance), TS Performance, Tony Wildmann, Innovative Diesel, etc.
I have the 6 position chip with Tadd's tunes. The tunes are AWESOME! Elite's customer service sucks tho. All the tuners are REALLY good. There are alot of opinions like Ford vs. Chevy vs. Dodge. Alot is personal preference. Some tune specific to the use of your truck (towing, street, sleds, etc). But they'll all blow your mind.
I like the Quadzilla Commander I've got it is a digital guage setup that does EGT's, boost, oil temp, tranny temp, etc. Larry or Patrick @ Discount Power Parts are the guys to talk to. They won't be beat on price.

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One of my friends' dads owns Dr. Performance... If anyone needs to get ahold of him, Pm and Ill get find out the number!!!

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Thanks for all the tips! Ill get some pictures posted soon! I look forward to smokin some rice burners!

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Alright, I just heard of a brand of chip called Dr. Performance. I have never heard of it a buddy of mine has it on his 2000 6.0. He says it hasnt given him any problems and he has about 100,000 miles with the chip installed. Is this a good chip or what?

Oh and I am lookin to buy some gauges anybody know of a good brand on a college students budget?

anybody else catch on to the fact that he has 2000 6.0 ???

i'm pretty sure from the description of the chips you guys are talking about that he has a 7.3 ??
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Hey Im in college too and having the same problem you have...the truck owns me, I should be studying right now...but I am here lol.

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