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Question for the ECM gurues

Did a search on here and found out that a 2001+ ECM would be a great upgrade for my late 99 if it were to remain stock. My question is, if I plan on getting a TW chip, will changing the computer make any difference at all or is it just a waste of money?

I also currently run a Banks Big Hoss module, so same question applys here also. Will the 2001+ make any difference with the Hoss on it, or does the chip overide any gains that changing the factory computers would have?

How about it Gurues, the programming thing is a little out of my league.

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TW 6 position chip (will never own another canned toon)
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It doesn't matter really since you are a manual trans. The PMT1 had a lot better trans controls for the 4r100.

Since you already have a 422 series pcm, just get a TW chip.

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Sweet, thats what I needed to know.

Thanks for the info.

1999.5 F350
4" Straight Pipe / Gauges (Pyro, Boost)
Wicked Wheel / Wg delete / Boost fooler
Tymar intake / Zoodad Mod / NChornet CCV mod
Hpx Crossover / Fuel CCK / ITP prepump tank mod
FPR Shim w/ underhood gauge
AIH Delete / Non Ebpv pedestal w/ valve delete
TW 6 position chip (will never own another canned toon)
3.73's / 6 speed manual 4x4
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