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Getting an sct!

Dads trading in his 6.0 so guess who's getting his tuner. . What do I need to know about these tuners? He got his from liberator performance when he had it up there for the oil cooler and egr delete. I believe its an x3 because it doesn't have the canned tunes. Since its custom tunes I would need to get different tunes written in order to tune my truck with it correct?

05 f250 crew cab short bed, 4" zone off road lift, 35x12.50xr17, eagle alloy wheels, young's farm service egr delete, ipr high flow coolant filter, 5" mbrp exhaust no kitty, SRL tune from gearhead, updated stc fitting, stand pipes, dummy plugs, and blue spring upgrade. and a lot of dreams.
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That is correct but I wouldn't do any tuning unless you have a monitor for the truck and some supporting mods.

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Be sure your dad returns his truck back to stock tune, so the SCT will be unlocked.

You will need new tunes, his strategies are written for a late 04 that start with VXB, you have the 05 and your strategy will be totally different starting with VXC.


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Ok thanks guys his truck is already returned to stock. And I have an insight cts for monitoring purposes. And will be diving into coolant filter and egr delete shortly.

05 f250 crew cab short bed, 4" zone off road lift, 35x12.50xr17, eagle alloy wheels, young's farm service egr delete, ipr high flow coolant filter, 5" mbrp exhaust no kitty, SRL tune from gearhead, updated stc fitting, stand pipes, dummy plugs, and blue spring upgrade. and a lot of dreams.
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