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post #1 of 6 Old 09-18-2007, 04:22 PM Thread Starter
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SCT question...

Quick SCT XCal question... Do I need to return the PCM to stock before changing tunes?

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no it is not nessecary

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you should be alright just switching them....thats what i do....

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No, it holds the stock calibration and verifies that it is still intact before you change to the next tune from what I have experienced as well. I change my tunes often enough from Tow types to Street and back and then to Stock when needed.

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you dont have to, but when i talked to Vivian, she told me that Dj recommended that i do go to stock first then go to the new tune. i do that just to be safe, i know its more time consuming but i would rather be safe than sorry!


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there is no need to..

matt has changed literally thousands of times in his truck.

plus it takes way too long.
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