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post #1 of 30 Old 12-13-2010, 03:55 PM Thread Starter
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which setting is best for mpg with this tuner when using it to delete dpf
on 2008 f-350 with 4 10 gears? use this truck to pull gn trailers/camper
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I have the evo race CTS and I find stage 4 gets the best mileage unloaded. However, I wouldn't use that tune to tow. I wouldn't use any higher than stage 2 to be honest. You're gonna build a lot of heat towing.


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thanks. truck pulls 10-20 k pounds, so you think 2 is best?
empty truck only gets 11.3 mpg. i also have 2008 f-250 that got 11, then i put sct tuner and cat/dpf delete and it went to 16 mpg. how much better do you think 350 will do with edge on 2?
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Honestly, I couldn't say for sure as I don't tow that heavy. I'd be more concerned about controlling the heat, and stages 1&2 don't build too much heat like 3&4. You should try 1 then 2 and see how you like it.


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I have the same chip and am always on 4 with the exception of when towing, then i have it on 2. But honestly i haven't gotten better then 13 MPG ever... i am wishing there was a way to get better with this chip but i don't think thats possible.



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I run mine at level 2 as anything higher than that with the 4.10 gears feels like I am going to twist the driveshaft out of it.

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I was just reading on edge's website that When towing with this tuner, it is recommended to be at stage 2 or lower.


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I run mine at level 2 as anything higher than that with the 4.10 gears feels like I am going to twist the driveshaft out of it.
Uh how do you know what gears you have? haha sorry newb question but i can't figure it out.



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The gear ratio will be listed on your window sticker from when you bought it, or on the door jamb sticker that has your VIN on it.


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thanks for the help, think gonna put on 2 and just leave it
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