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Php Phoenix installed

Well my chip came in the mail yesterday so last night I installed and to my surprise worked first try. Was pretty happy about that as the PCM is kind of a pain to line up just right to get that bolt to thread through the firewall. Really didn't want to try and redo that. Well my first impressions are, why did I wait so long. It's only been a few months that I have had the truck but I had tried to talk myself out of the chip. It runs amazing and shifts way better. My chip was shipped for just over 300. Gauges are going in Thursday when my neighbor can help me. I ordered it with 40,65 and 80 tow, 100 perf (will be used when not towing) and 120 race. I don't need to be told I should have ordered this or that tune, I bought it and am happy with it. So if you are thinking about a chip, the Phoenix is a very reasonable option. I will update after the 4th of July with towing impressions.

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Awesome man. Got my chip in yesterday but I'm out of state in florida helping my grandfather on his 48 Lincoln continental convertible. Can't wait to install it tomorrow when i get back from this 21 hr drive.

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Awesome man. Got my chip in yesterday but I'm out of state in florida helping my grandfather on his 48 Lincoln continental convertible. Can't wait to install it tomorrow when i get back from this 21 hr drive.
Very nice. You will love it. What tunes did you order?

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40 65 tow 80daily 100 performance no start stock

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glad you ike it!
it really makes the truck fun to drive


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99.5 f250 7.3 4x4 260k FF 160/30, PHP Hydra, S&B CAI, 4" Exhaust, RR Billet Wheel, Autometer Gauges, Transgo, Non-Ebpv Pedestal, High Flow Outlet, 08 Tow Mirrors.

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Now what next to help prolong the tranny? 6.0 cooler, deeper transmission pan or upgraded torque converter?

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get a new valve body and 6.0 cooler.


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Hey blue not real familiar with the valve bodies, how much do they run?

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Not to bad on the VB, wow just installed the chip. Freaking nuts the differences

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Not to bad on the VB, wow just installed the chip. Freaking nuts the differences
Right. Pretty awesome.

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