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What keeps you from flashing multiple trucks?

Just curious what keeps folks from getting their neighbors x3 or other device and flashing their truck with it?
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the sct only has so many unlocks on it. every time you take it to a different truck you use an unlock and once you go back it uses another one. so say you have 5 left. take it and put it on a truck you now have 4, take it back to your truck again and you only have 3. hope that makes sence

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But you can flash 1 truck as many times as you'd like, correct?
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But you can flash 1 truck as many times as you'd like, correct?
Correct cause the tuner is reading that its the same truck by being vin locked so u can change tunes 10x a day every day and still have same ammount of unlocks left

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And the reason why we can't share/trade custom tunes is because the tune writes lock the tunes to the serial number of each SCT device.

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Understood. Easy enough.
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