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post #1 of 45 Old 05-30-2012, 06:32 PM Thread Starter
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SRL vs SPD

I know the tune debate has been beat to death. I have read nothing but good things about the SRL, which I am currently running, and the Mild Panty Dropper by SPD. I would like to know the difference between the two and peoples preference. I plan on purchasing a tune from SPD here in the near future.

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difference between the two? buy both and find out for yourself. only way to find out. Peoples preferences? it's more the trucks preference.
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Ok first of all Truck Source Diesel (TSD), namely Chris, sells the Super Panty Dropper (SPD) tune. I have driven both the SPD and the SRLX and hands down the SPD is a better tune. At least on my 06 truck. It smokes less, gets the same mileage, has better shifting (IMO) as the truck doesnt fall on its face at 50mph like it does with the SRLX, and has better power.

Again these are just my opinions. So far out of all the tunes I have ran (Gearheads, TSD, and IDP. Still am gonna give Vivian's a try), I like the SPD the best with Eric's Xtreme X coming in right behind it. Hope this helps.

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SPD runs stronger in my truck than SRL, shifts better as well..

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Yep did the same with mine too when I had stock sticks. I havent compared the two yet with my larger injectors.

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SPD FTW!!!

I've got tunes from both and Chris at tsd's service and tunes in my opinion are better.

The main thing I look for in a tuner is customer service and obviously the performance. And Chris has gone out of his way to tweak tunes for me where the other didn't really give two sh**s.

But that's just me.

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Ok first of all Truck Source Diesel (TSD), namely Chris, sells the Super Panty Dropper (SPD) tune. I have driven both the SPD and the SRLX and hands down the SPD is a better tune. At least on my 06 truck. It smokes less, gets the same mileage, has better shifting (IMO) as the truck doesnt fall on its face at 50mph like it does with the SRLX, and has better power.

Again these are just my opinions. So far out of all the tunes I have ran (Gearheads, TSD, and IDP. Still am gonna give Vivian's a try), I like the SPD the best with Eric's Xtreme X coming in right behind it. Hope this helps.
You seriously read my mind.

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+1 for spd . And its name cool too ha

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I agree the SPD is the baddest tune I've ever ran or rode in!

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SPD FTW!!!
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