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post #1 of 81 Old 02-24-2009, 07:51 PM Thread Starter
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HAs anybody heard that the eco tune on dp tuner has been blowing motors. I have a 2000 psd. People have been telling me not to use this tune on my truck
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post #2 of 81 Old 02-24-2009, 07:54 PM
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I have heard the same thing. It usually happens when towing on the econ tune. If what i've heard is correct, its because the injection timing is really advanced.

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I'd like to know what people are towing because i'm running that and my truck is about 10,600#'s empty, and i drive it pretty hard. I talked to Jody thouroughly before putting it in and he said i woouldn't have any problems (knock on wood)

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Why wouldn't you get a tow tune if your towing?

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I'll tow lighter stuff, like under 5k in econ on my TW simply because with something that light i don't need or want it shifting in the higher RPM's that the tow tune causes.

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Why wouldn't you get a tow tune if your towing?

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thats a very good question. i recently just picked up a new dp tuner and the econo tune is a little bit more aggressive then my older econo tune it also smokes a little more and i get less fuel millage with it as well. dont get me wrong i still love both my dp tuners and will never use anything else but that's what i have noticed other than that works great even the tow tune i got for towing works awesome.

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"80 hp Econo- used for Daily diving. Not recommended for towing. The shift strategies, fueling and other aspects of the tuning is different from the tow tunes."
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i know you all hate the edge and i do also. but i know on the edge they say you can tow with the 80hp setting if its under 4K or 5K. maybe its the same thing with the dp? idk?

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