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Pros/Cons for Tony Wildman chips

What do yall like/dislike about Tony Wildman chips?
For those who dont care for them, what chip would you recommend?

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Been years since I ran Tonys tunes... Waiting on some new tunes for my Hydra from him...

No issues with his stuff back then.

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i like the free reburns saves lots of $$$$. they can be on the smokey side. tony can be hard to get a hold of, and it is understandable, but cary (ct performance) and raul (stealth automotive) sell TW chips.

i think any of the custom chips would be good PHP, Gearhead, Beans, Swamps, Etc

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Did I mention how much I love the Hydra chip...

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you just did.

OP you can look into the hydra chip as well i think it hols 17 tunes and the can be updated via email

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The Extreme tune pedal is too sensitive for me. Otherwise they have been pretty damn good. Great auto shifting. But i have only other ran DP Tuner.

And for some reason, both of the tow tunes (on my 97 auto and now 2001 6 peed) suck. The 97 tow tune had a miss in higher gears, and the 01 tow tune is a smokey bastard. Tony is quite hard to get ahold of, and Cary only has preloaded tunes and it not able to tweak them. I have an email in to Tony, we'll see if he ever responds.

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The Extreme tune pedal is too sensitive for me. Otherwise they have been pretty damn good. Great auto shifting. But i have only other ran DP Tuner.

And for some reason, both of the tow tunes (on my 97 auto and now 2001 6 peed) suck. The 97 tow tune had a miss in higher gears, and the 01 tow tune is a smokey bastard. Tony is quite hard to get ahold of, and Cary only has preloaded tunes and it not able to tweak them. I have an email in to Tony, we'll see if he ever responds.
I was emailing back and forth with him last week...

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If you were closer I would give you a cookie.

I sent another one. This tow tune is embarrassingly smoky.

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If you would like to go for a ride sometime let me know...

I'm not running stock injectors of course, but currently have No Limit, Gearhead and PHP tunes on the chip... Waiting on Tony to get some of his stuff...

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If you were to recommend another Tuner for another chip, who would you recommend?

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