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post #1 of 7 Old 11-15-2007, 04:43 PM Thread Starter
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Tunes and how you use them?

ok, i've got an SCT Xcall 2, i keep it loaded with, Economy, Street and Looney

I know what Looney is for however how do you guys use Street and Economy?
Can I run Economy on 20 west bound for 2 hours at 80mph? or will it cause problems?

Street ?

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Yes..That is what its for..You can run any of those tunes 24/7 for your daily driver...I run my race tune as a daily driver, but alot of people i think run th street for there daily drivers..You will like the gain in MPG you get out of your eco tune...

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Thats just it, on the highway the eceonomy tunes gets worse mileage than stock?

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Talk to DJ or Vivian and have them send you a new file...

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BulletProof Water Pump
Riff Raff Intercooler Boots
Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
BulletProof All-Aluminum Intercooler
BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

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Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
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any better luck with your tunes yet?

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I used my x3 on economy all the way to Winston SAlem Nc. from Tulsa Ok. and got senenteen mpg and used my street tune all the way back and got the same running 80 to 85 mph.

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Yeah, MPG-wise, my street tune is about as good as my economy tune, both of which are much better than stock. I like having the extra power of my street tune, tho!!!

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2005 F250, CCSB, 6.0 PSD, FX4 (The Sweet Unit is white)
2008 F350, CCLB, 6.4 PSD (Brad-the wife's truck is black)




Engine Mods:
Fluidampr
CCV Reroute (Reinstated)
4" MBRP Exhaust
MTW Stage 1 Turbo
Bulletproof 53V FICM
BulletProof EGR Cooler
BulletProof Water Pump
Riff Raff Intercooler Boots
Gogo Diesel Direct Drive Solenoid
BulletProof All-Aluminum Radiator
BulletProof All-Aluminum Intercooler
BulletProof Oil Cooler System w/ Bypass Filter
SCT w/ Custom Tunes (TSD, DJ's, Innovative, Gearhead, QuickTricks)

Exterior Mods:
Bilstein 5100 Shocks
Icon Adjustable Trac Bar
Firestone RideRite Air Bags
BDS Dual Steering Stabilizer
Aluminum Finned Differential Cover
Reese 16k Manual Slider 5th Wheel Hitch
Icon 2.5" Leveling Kit w/ F-350 rear blocks
20" BMF Novakanes wrapped in 33" Nitto Terra Grapplers
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