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post #1 of 6 Old 08-03-2008, 12:24 PM Thread Starter
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Got my SCT on friday and loaded it up as soon as I could. Bought it used from a guy on here for a great price. Just running canned tunes for now but will get custom tunes as soon as I get the gaskets and studs done, most likely next summer. Also thought about running some of spartans free tunes in the mean time but have heard about some of them running higher EGT's. Just wondering what you that have tried their tunes have thought of them?

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post #2 of 6 Old 08-03-2008, 12:32 PM
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your truck just running stock can blow the head gaskets, i dont see any gauges in your sig anywhere, you need to get them ASAP, really before the head studs....

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have fun w/ your SCT:burnout

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Gauges are a must IMHO. The 6.0 runs very high EGT's with any power programmer


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I agree, get some guages and fast!! You need to monitor your egt's even with canned tunes.

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I have had the SCT on since friday and am just going to leave it in the street tune for right now. I hope to have gauges by the end of this month. I want to get the pod above the mirror with pryo, trans, and boost but I have to sell the rims and tires from my 1999 F-150 before I can though.

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