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Just bought a Sct Finally

I just won an SCT xcal 2 on ebay for 180 shipped. The owner had it on his 04 f250 with 3 ID tunes. Im just scared now if suddenly i blow a head gasket and the dealer is gonna void my warranty. What to do, what to do. F it, im gonna install it. Im gonna go to a Ford dealership in dublin, ca by one of the GM dealerships i do work for and try and make friends with a service advisor this week, incase i need warranty work down th eline One of the GM advisors i do work for already recommended an advisor to speak to, at ford

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Sct, Custom Tunes
Soon: Fabtech 8in Radius Arm Kit.

1995 Honda Civic HB
H22/H2b/b16 Tranny
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I just won an SCT xcal 2 on ebay for 180 shipped. The owner had it on his 04 f250 with 3 ID tunes. Im just scared now if suddenly i blow a head gasket and the dealer is gonna void my warranty. What to do, what to do. F it, im gonna install it. Im gonna go to a Ford dealership in dublin, ca by one of the GM dealerships i do work for and try and make friends with a service advisor this week, incase i need warranty work down th eline One of the GM advisors i do work for already recommended an advisor to speak to, at ford
Steve!!...I've already told you where to go if you have issues with your truck. Don't sweat it man! Hollister is closer than dublin. PM me if you have any issues or questions man.

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What do you have cooking over in hollister? its only an hour from me
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ALright guys i just got the sct today. The guy on ebay said it was in his 05 f250, and he had 3 tunes from ID. Now when i go to select the program to upload it has 3, one tow, street and race, are those the ones that come ID? how can i verify? also i just uploaded the race one, and i revd it half throttle and the rpms just flew to 4k rpms, and i just saw a huge black cloud of smoke, had a little smirk on my face i must say

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Sct, Custom Tunes
Soon: Fabtech 8in Radius Arm Kit.

1995 Honda Civic HB
H22/H2b/b16 Tranny
Under 2000lbs
Street Class, driving daily Before Hydrolocked, New build in progress
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also it didnt come with the usb cable? will just any usb cable work, i have one laying around that has the end that fits the sct... also heres the link eBay Motors: SCT X cal Tuner Chip 05 Ford Powerstroke Diesel (item 300234091218 end time Jun-16-08 23:07:33 PDT)

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FBD Turbo back, No Kitty, or Muff
Quadzilla Commander
Avic-Z1
Full Cadence & Infinity Sound System
Sct, Custom Tunes
Soon: Fabtech 8in Radius Arm Kit.

1995 Honda Civic HB
H22/H2b/b16 Tranny
Under 2000lbs
Street Class, driving daily Before Hydrolocked, New build in progress
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also it didnt come with the usb cable? will just any usb cable work, i have one laying around that has the end that fits the sct... also heres the link eBay Motors: SCT X cal Tuner Chip 05 Ford Powerstroke Diesel (item 300234091218 end time Jun-16-08 23:07:33 PDT)
any usb cable should be fine. Looks like you got a good deal! Keep a light foot and you will be good to go.

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Steve, don't just load those tunes and go. Read your strategy and get your own. Don't wanna mess your truck up.

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ive been driving it this afternoon with them, frekin insane, inovative should included baby wipes to wipe your *** after ****ting your pants with the extreme race file. haha YA im gonna call them tommorow how much am i gonna have to pay for my own files?

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FBD Turbo back, No Kitty, or Muff
Quadzilla Commander
Avic-Z1
Full Cadence & Infinity Sound System
Sct, Custom Tunes
Soon: Fabtech 8in Radius Arm Kit.

1995 Honda Civic HB
H22/H2b/b16 Tranny
Under 2000lbs
Street Class, driving daily Before Hydrolocked, New build in progress
E.T's Coming Soon


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Like darsey said, befoer loading them you should have gotten your strategy and sent to innovative for them to make tunes for your truck. The tunes that were on there were for the other guys truck. Im not sure what all could be messed up, but I would wait till you got your own tunes

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