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Sct tuner

i am going to buy me a sct tuner?
But which one do i get? where should i get it? And how do i get the Custom tune on it? i have a 2006 ford f250 6.0
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Get the X3 or the livewire. get tunes from Innovative diesel

If you dont have gauges get the livewire

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whats the differences between the x3 and the livewire? And how do i order the custom tune on the computer?
What are some good pillar gauges out there?
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SCT Automotive Performance Products That will tell you the difference between the two units. innovativediesel.com for the tunes. Call them and tell the what you want to do with the truck and they will set you up with tunes

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2011 F150 Ecoboost Crew cab lariat. Custom tunes from KEM and 5Star, and Unleashed
2012 F150 Crew Cab Ecoboost stock for now-Totaled March 12 2015
2006 F250 ECSB Lariat 4x4

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ARP studs and OEM gaskets done by Renegade Diesel
ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
Flowmaster/MBRP Hybrid Exhaust
Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
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No Limit Fab 6.0 Cold Air Intake
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ok man, thanks. how much power would i gain?
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With the xtreme race tune 400-420HP to the rear wheels is possible

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ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
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Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
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Damn, Could that much power gain damage the truck?
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i would not get the livewire....

i woudl get a regular set of gauges and the X3...

you need to accurately read trans temps and you can not do that through the OBD 2 port... plus if you break the livewire you break both yoru gauges and your tuner....

so my vote is for a X3 custom tuned with a regular set of gauges: SCT X3 Custom Innovative Diesel Tunning/ Gauge Combo Kit

-Raul
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Thanks man that helps alot.
should i order the idp extreme power upgrade?
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Yes you should

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2006 F250 ECSB Lariat 4x4

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ARP studs and OEM gaskets done by Renegade Diesel
ECM and Atlas 40 FICM tuned by Bill at PHP SCT tunes by Truck Source Diesel. Gearhead, Innovative, Wildman and Tyrant diesel
Flowmaster/MBRP Hybrid Exhaust
Edge Insight CTS
Coolant filter
Bulletproof diesel FICM EGR Delete, Oil Cooler and Water Pump, and Light bar.
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No Limit Fab 6.0 Cold Air Intake
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