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1 SCT for two trucks

My friend and I both like the idea of the SCT SF3 tuner. I have a 2004 6.0L and he has a '97 7.3L. Can we buy one unit and use it between us on both our trucks. I plan on getting the shop that I buy it off of to send out for a custom map, (I don't know what my friend wants to do yet).
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No a SCT device is only for one truck at a time. Basically, in order for your buddy to use it, you would have to return your truck back to stock in order for him to tune his truck and vice versa.

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First off be carful swapping back and forth - you only have 5 unlocks available before you have to send it back to SCT for a refresh, I think its 150 bux for that. Everytime the unit sees a different VIN it uses up an unlock.

Second I am not sure SCT can program a 97 7.3L - IMO you want the SCT and he would want to invest in a TW chip for his with 6 positions.

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