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tunes for stock truck?

Would like a little more umph. what would be the best. The egr, oil cooler and head gaskets were all done at the dealer 1000 miles before I bought the truck. Not studded so want to know if it is safe to run a tune? I tow a 8-10K lbs about once a month. 2005 f250 ccsb 3.73 115k miles

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ya never know for sure but the main players all sell head stud safe tunes

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8-10 LBS will never be a problem I do that everytime Won Fu's has all you can eat LOL

get a tow tune also

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Would like a little more umph. what would be the best. The egr, oil cooler and head gaskets were all done at the dealer 1000 miles before I bought the truck. Not studded so want to know if it is safe to run a tune? I tow a 8-10 lbs about once a month. 2005 f250 ccsb 3.73 115k miles
When you say EGR was done, it was done at the dealer so I assume it was replaced not deleted?

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At minimum you need to get something to monitor all engine vitals, especially ECT and EOT.
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have a edge cs for moniter. I meant 8-10K. And yes the dealer replaced oil cooler, egr, egr cooler, new head gaskets. I installed a coolant filter and blue spring so far. Thanks for the replys.
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Good deal Get you an SCT and some custom tunes and you'll be good.
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