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post #1 of 32 Old 11-20-2012, 06:30 PM Thread Starter
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Which tuner/ monitor?

So I'm torn between the livewire ts and the x3 and cts combo. What do ya think? What is the better combo for tuner/monitor?
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The ts will save you around $200 over getting the x3 and cts combo. If you need to order one let me know we got smokin deals on them all day.

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You can get a ya from Vivian with unlimited custom tunes

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Does the screen bug ya while your driving at night? Seems a little bright. Just wondering if gauges would be better?
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Nope not bad at all. Lol I got 4 gauges a in dash navigation and my dashboss running off of my iPhone as my monitor while driving at night and it's really not bad.

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Does it come with everything for reading boost? Or do ya have to buy that all separate?
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The ts holds 10 custom tunes, the x3 holds 3.

It has an ambiant light sensor to automatically dim at nite. And you can adjust day and night brightness.

It reads boost thru the ECM, so no nothing more is needed.

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I you don't go through Vivian for a tuner Tuscany with stealth automotive sells sct tuner with 3 custom tunes from Eric included and can even include 3 xtreme inovatuve tunes for 80 more

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Will it read boost from the ECM on a 03? The 03 doesn't have a stock boost gauge like some of the newer trucks.
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