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beefing up my tranny

So I just got my pickup back. I had to settle for fora factory reman. But wow what a night and day difference from my old one. Wish I'd of replaced it a long time ago with what I really wanted instead of what I got. But anyways. What can I do to protect this one. I already know I'm gonna throw in a VB from BTS or JW. I got ago 6.0 cooler ordered already. What about an after market torque converter? Ideas on what brands ago and who to steer clear from

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PI stallion is one of the best.

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Yep. That's who Brian uses.

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AFE is now making TC's. I'm a dealer for them. Lifetime warranty guaranteed for life.

I have a PI along with my BTS trans. :thumbup:

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And can someone explain the difference in 6 stud. 4 stud etc... and stall speed. That is totally Greek to me

2002 F250 CrewCab 7.3L
4in. ProComp lift
18x9 Fuel Boost wheels
35x12.50x18 Toyo Open Country MTs
AFE Stage II Intake
MBRP 4in Turbo Back exhaust
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38r turbo
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6 is diesel. 4 is gasser. Stall speed is what rpm's basically start to put power through the trans.

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So I pull a travel trailer about 3 times a year to each job and daily drive my truck. What kinda stall speed would I want. A lower stall speed say 1200 rpms?

2002 F250 CrewCab 7.3L
4in. ProComp lift
18x9 Fuel Boost wheels
35x12.50x18 Toyo Open Country MTs
AFE Stage II Intake
MBRP 4in Turbo Back exhaust
TS 6 Pos Chip (Gearhead tunes)
38r turbo
Wicked wheel 2
Hybrid 238/100
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Sinister diesel regulated return w/fuel bowl delete
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There's definitely more science to it than that though. Google it and there lots of good info from TC builders.

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