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Just out of curiosity, how long is the relearn period once a tune has been flashed? I know each truck responds to tunes differently, but all responses are greatly appreciated.

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2005 F250 FX4 6.0 PowerStroke, Dashboss, Swamps 58V FICM, PHP Atlas 40 tune, Tony Wildman Extreme Tune, IPR Coolant filter, ELC Coolant, EGR....nevermind, updated stc, more to come!
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Mine usually take 30-60 mins...

I have noticed if i take it easy for closer to an hour, the tune runs better forever then.
If I start hot rodding it too soon, the tranny will never shift right until I reload the tune.

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Thanks for the input, that is exactly the type of info im looking for. This is my first tune and I want to make sure I go about it the right way. Thanks again!

2005 F250 FX4 6.0 PowerStroke, Dashboss, Swamps 58V FICM, PHP Atlas 40 tune, Tony Wildman Extreme Tune, IPR Coolant filter, ELC Coolant, EGR....nevermind, updated stc, more to come!
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I ususally go through the gears once and then I am good to go

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AirRaid Filter, 6 inch Pro Comp Lift. 17 inch Mikey Thompsons with 35 inch Nittos, sinister coolant filter, MBRP 4" straight pipe, 6K HID, Zoodad, SCT with tunes from Vivian (Looney and Looney fuel) and Tony, dashboss with EGT and FP, 08' tail lights, blue spring, lowes CCV mod, 03' turbo

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Thanks again. I just didnt know if i needed to baby it for a couple of days, hours, minutes, etc. Appreciate it fellas.

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Just dont do anything stupid for 20-30 minutes then mash that skinny pedal

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