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post #1 of 4 Old 05-11-2010, 02:45 AM Thread Starter
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Spartan TCM

What all is involved with installing a spartan TCM? I only run the 250 tune. Would it be worth the money to upgrade?

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It only takes 10-15 min to swap out. You wouldn't benefit anything from it if the higest you are running is the 250 tune

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This may be a dumb question but is the TCM separate from the ECU? I ask because all the vehicles I have owned when you buy a quality tuner/chip/ect... you are able to tune the tranny along with the ECU without having to have separate hardware/software.

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The TCM is separate from the ECM. And to the OP, no need in getting it if your just running the 250 tune as your highest tune.

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