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I just recently purchased a SCT, a matter of fact, its still in the mail right now. I'm wanting to get a custom tune from someone. Who should I use? What should I get if I'm looking for more MPG and little more HP? I heard if I get a extreme tune and keep my foot out of it (that may be hard) that would be my best choice for better MPG.

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Full EGR Delete (First Coast Diesel Performance)
SCT SF3 (Innovative Diesel Custom Tuning)
Black Onyx Head Gaskets (River City Diesel)
Coolant Filtration System (Dieselsite)
4" MBRP Turbo Back Straight Pipe
K&N FIPK w/S&B Filter
BFG A/T's 285/75/16
ARP Head Studs
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Edge Insight
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For the tunes you need to get in touch with Eric at Innovative or Cale at BTS. I have Erics extreme street and I am always getting on it and i average 15.5mpg hand calculated.

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Eric @ ID, he's always slammed, so that should tell ya something


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* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
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* Repaired FICM by BPD
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for the second part of the question, i run extreme street all the time and my fuel mileage went up to 19-20 mpg around town. but, awfully hard to resist that right pedal...
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You can't beat Innovated, I'm running extreme street and am close to 18mpg, there aggressive tow/brake file is awsome

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I'm having Eric at Innovative take care of my tunes. He said I should get them within 24hours. I can t wait!!

2004 F-250 FX4 6.0L
Full EGR Delete (First Coast Diesel Performance)
SCT SF3 (Innovative Diesel Custom Tuning)
Black Onyx Head Gaskets (River City Diesel)
Coolant Filtration System (Dieselsite)
4" MBRP Turbo Back Straight Pipe
K&N FIPK w/S&B Filter
BFG A/T's 285/75/16
ARP Head Studs
2" Leveling Kit
Edge Insight
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I'm having Eric at Innovative take care of my tunes. He said I should get them within 24hours. I can t wait!!
Congrats, make sure you bring a rag or something to sop up all the drool coming from the sh!t eating grin your going to have :burnout


2006 F350 SOLD
* KMC XD Monsters wrapped in Hankook ATM's
* 08 style mirrors
* 4" TB exhaust
* SCT X2 with Gearhead, PHP and ID tunes
* Edge Insight CTS
*Full Bulletproof Diesel kit with remote oil cooler
* Blue FPR spring
* 6.4 Banjos
* Repaired FICM by BPD
* Dfuser coolant filter
* Stage1 MTW turbo



New truck has a Cummins and a handshaker
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hold the steering wheel straight you you mash it...
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I'm trying to wait patiently.

I had the Edge Juice Platinum before this so I'm hoping this is better.

2004 F-250 FX4 6.0L
Full EGR Delete (First Coast Diesel Performance)
SCT SF3 (Innovative Diesel Custom Tuning)
Black Onyx Head Gaskets (River City Diesel)
Coolant Filtration System (Dieselsite)
4" MBRP Turbo Back Straight Pipe
K&N FIPK w/S&B Filter
BFG A/T's 285/75/16
ARP Head Studs
2" Leveling Kit
Edge Insight
Zoodad Mod
Recon Lights
New FICM
03 Turbo
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