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Old 01-14-2014, 06:57 PM
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How do I get more smoke?

So my truck smokes, but not like all of those dodges out there?


OK just kidding, I just had Tony tune my chip for stage 1s qnd got it back in about an hour ago. I'm loving it but its really Smokey. what can I do to help clean .it up some? also what tune will I get best MPG on? Daily, tow, heavy tow, street, extreme?

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Old 01-14-2014, 07:05 PM
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Send it back to have him pull fuel back
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Old 01-14-2014, 07:24 PM
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That's one thing I'm hoping not to have to do, no chip for 3 weeks sucked! What about the wicked wheel 2? Would that help clear up the smoke?

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Old 01-14-2014, 07:38 PM
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a ww2 helps quite a bit. Cleaned up my stage 1s a lot
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This thread almost got the wal mart bag, love the start of this

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Old 01-15-2014, 06:07 AM
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Anyone know where I'll get my best mpg

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Old 01-15-2014, 08:20 AM
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I always ran extreme tune a light foot would net me 18-20 avg
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Old 01-15-2014, 08:31 AM
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I was too told "hottest" but back when I had the ts, I got best on "light tow" as it was called I think is diffrent in each truck (mines 8900lbs empty)
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i got the best on the extreme as well as long as you are gentle with your foot.

as for less smoke, be very gentle on the throttle (took me awhile to figure it out), and check for exhaust/boost leaks
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Old 01-15-2014, 09:42 AM
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I'll have to do some playing around with each setting, see what gets the best. I cant believe how touchy the throttle is though, I hardly give it any and I'm taking off. Also how much boost is safe on a stock Turbo, if I get on it hard I'm hitting.around 35 pounds of boost(hard to tell, the gauge flutters like crazy) I'm worried that if I get the ww2 I'll end up blowing the turbo. Any way to fix the flutter as well?

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