DP-tuner settings on a sorta stock F250 - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 06-10-2010, 05:55 AM
Member
 

Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 59
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
DP-tuner settings on a sorta stock F250

Hey guys,

I just bought a used Dp-tuner and i sent it off to get my PCM code put in it. My questions should i be worried about the higher HP settings that are on it. this is what they are below.

1.stock
2.60hp tow
3.80hp eco
4.120hp race
5.140hp aggressive.

all my pickup has right now is a intake and 3.5 inch straight pipe. Should i worry if i EVER get the itch to go to 120 or 140 with what i have? Will the exhaust heat up to much? i honestly just plan to run 60 and 80hp eco my 16mpg i get right now isnt enough .... Let me know your guys input on this.

thanks
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 06-10-2010, 05:36 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Centennial, CO
Posts: 1,678
Thanks: 1
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
You should be fine as long as you have gauges to monitor it.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 06-10-2010, 05:46 PM
IBEW Journeyman Lineman
 

Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Union, MO/ Pomona, CA
Posts: 772
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Ya I'd say it would be possible to run excessive egts but like was already said, keep check on the egt guage and use the right tune for the right purpose. Like not towing in an agressive tune. You should be ok for the most part though.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 02:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors