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First let me say thanks to all the replies to previous post. I was going to get egt eot ect trans temp and fuel pressure from isspro performax series. Now I am leaning toward cts with egr. Is this the best monitor or should i go with gauges. I have an 06 6.0 bought new has51000 miles just did egr and cat delete along with coolant flush. Truck now has cat elc and sct x3 with tunes from cale Thompson at tyrant diesel coming. It already runs better with cat and egr gone want it to run the best. I have always maintained truck well not looking for the most HP just good mileage towing and making truck last. Thanks again this sight has helped a lot.
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If you have a iOS device (iPhone/iTouch/iPad), you can also check out DashBoss to save some cash over the CTS.

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It's personal preference, but real time data, I.E CTS or gauges will always be better than relying on an IOS, especially if your in a crap service area...



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I vote for the Edge Insight CTS. Best monitoring solution out there IMO.
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It's personal preference, but real time data, I.E CTS or gauges will always be better than relying on an IOS, especially if your in a crap service area...
It's a Bluetooth connection that sends the OBDII to your iOS device, no service needed!!

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