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Going on a road trip

hey all,
i am going on a 3 hour road trip down south and was debating on changing the tune on my truck, i am running the 210 now and was thinking of running the 250, i ran it all the way back from utah when i got my truck but i have been running the 210 for the past month, can anyone tell me consequences that i might run into with the 250?

thanks a lot for the help!
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Shouldn't have any problems at all, just more power and better MPG!

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Shouldn't have any problems at all, just more power and better MPG!
ditto. there shouldnt be any issues. and you'll just have 40 more hp and a little better mpg.

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And you didn't know Cummins can manage 127mpg??? They also deliver babies, go to Mars, and cure AIDS. DUH
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haha great thanks, i just changed it and took a quick ride around town to get used to it again, it is definitely more power! as i started i saw a little bit of white smoke but then as it warmed up it became black, is this just from the engine being cold on first start up? because it also happens in the morning with the 210...never lasts long though, just a block or two of start offs
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i run the 275 everyday with no problems. did you buy that from a guy in logan?

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