Plow guys.. need some Tuner Info - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
6.4L Performance Parts Discussion What has or has not worked for you?

Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-01-2010, 12:44 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Plow guys.. need some Tuner Info

I snow plow in the winter and would like to get better MPG plowing.

Anyone have any experience with their tuners and plowing? What settings? etc..

Finally after owning the truck for almost 3 years its time to pull the trigger and get my Tuner.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 09-01-2010, 04:51 PM
Member
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 74
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I have only had my tuner for 1 winter, so i'm no pro. But I run Innovative Diesel custom tunes. In the winter I leave it mostly on the 65 HP tow tune. But have plowed with the 150 HP street tune with no problems. Go for it. You won't regret it !. The truck is so much fun to drive and you do get more mpg's. But who cares about that when you can go fast.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 09-01-2010, 04:52 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 127
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
i ran the spartan 250 plowing some last winter and had no issues, slight improvement over stock fuel consumption , keep the monitor on and watch it ! best advise i have. i dont plow a lot but i do live in Maine so i plow enough ! i try to be easy on the truck but i dont baby it either if i want to move some snow it is going where i want it if you get my drift.
my truck is an 09 ccsb srw i have a fisher 8.5 extreme v and i add about an approximate 1500lb concrete slab in the bed for traction much happier with the spartan than without, however id be curious to hear from someone with an hs that plows
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 09-03-2010, 05:27 AM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 28
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Interesting. Two Different tunes posted. Very cool. 250 tune might be a bit much plowing..
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 09-03-2010, 04:29 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 127
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
i dont plow commercially just a handfull of driveways, if i were to plow commercially id probably stick to the 210
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 09-06-2010, 09:28 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: CHICAGO
Posts: 372
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
i carry an 8'6" western proplus and 1.5yd salter on f350 cclb srw and run the 210tune with no problem. just watch your temps!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 09-06-2010, 09:31 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: CHICAGO
Posts: 372
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Make sure your truck has the snow plow package because if you dont then you will have to change your fan clutch with the one from plow package. I ran into a problem last winter while carrying my plow due to fan clutch not engaging.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 01:04 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors