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Got my SCT today!

This thing is awesome! I got my custom tunes from Vivian and they are unbelievable.

One question, how long does it typically take for the tranny to adjust itself to the new tune? I thought I heard about 15-20 miles but wanted to confirm.

I think I am going to run the DJ's street tune daily, is that going to be relatively safe?

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im not too sure if it takes that long to " relearn " i just load the tune, go for a drive letting it go through all the gears a few times then its good to go for me. the street tune is a safe tune, heck even the looney is safe as long as you pay attention to the temps. do you have gauges??


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Turn and burn all day long. My tranny seemed to learn pretty quick, I can't remember how long. Sorry.

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When you doing the gauges or when are you getting me to do them

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man just in time for $4:00 a gallon for Diesel, lol...

and the tires are not cheap either....eeek

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My brother just got SCT for his truck last week and its awesome!!! his tranny learned really quick.

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man just in time for $4:00 a gallon for Diesel, lol...

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How much fun you have driving on the looney tune...PRICELESS!!!

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When you doing the gauges or when are you getting me to do them
The gauges are coming in Tuesday so I am hoping to do them next weekend. I don't think I will be able to knock them out on a weeknight. I would imagine it takes a few hours at least.

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When you doing the gauges or when are you getting me to do them
soon if u can do the overhead ones


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