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Old 04-15-2014, 08:36 AM
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Custom tunes ?

I am currently running RCD's 450 rwhp tune and have put 60K trouble free miles on my truck with this tune. Is there a tune with more horsepower that you can safely run in your truck as a daily driver and pull a trailer with it? I have heard about somebody named KEM and Innovative Diesel's Extreme Street tune. Are these safe to pull with. I don't wan't to stretch head bolts or ruin a transmission. Any feedback would be appreciated.
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Old 04-15-2014, 09:04 AM
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Gearhead Street and Hot Street tunes is what i run. I've towed 10K lbs with the hot street on 37's without issue. i guess it depends on how heavy you're towing, but i would reccommend giving Matt a call @ Gearhead. And i've run KEM 345 and all of IDP's tunes. Gearhead by far is the best IMHO. Good shifting, low smoke, smooth power.
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Gearhead's street file is around 475 to the wheels and can do towing under 10k. That's the file I run right now on my dually. I've towed with it a couple times, the heaviest was around 7k.
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I've towed close over 13k plenty of times with the hot street with no problems from gearhead
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