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post #1 of 11 Old 02-06-2013, 06:03 AM Thread Starter
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Babe has tunes

I have finally got tunes for the truck. I picked up an H&S XRT PRO. Found it on craigslist for a sweet deal. The guy took it off his truck in favor of an edge for reasons unknown. I already have the new S&B intake and am planning to gut a dpf and cat for visual inspection purposes. I have tried out the tunes with the dpf on and the power at its reduced capacity is amazing so i am really looking forward to the delete.

Just thought i would let everyone know.

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Awesome! Show us pics of it mounted and if you need tips on the DPF hollow PM me!


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He probably won;t be mounting the XRT Pro, it is only a tuner, not gauge display.

Congrats Ryan!! Welcome to the world of driving a REAL 6.4! lol

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Was just a matter of time before you gave in eh? You'll be glad you did.

(P.S- I copied your coolant filter mount location!)

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And now the game changes... enjoy!


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Awesome! Show us pics of it mounted and if you need tips on the DPF hollow PM me!
What tips are there?

Get a big chunk of pipe, sledge, and eat breakfast before you start..

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What tips are there?

Get a big chunk of pipe, sledge, and eat breakfast before you start..
You forgot safety glasses and respirator.

You'll need some profanity too. I hear that dpf stuff is harder than Chinese arithmetic.
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What is the factory speed limiter on a F450?
Does tuning eliminate / bump it up at all?

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You forgot safety glasses and respirator.

You'll need some profanity too. I hear that dpf stuff is harder than Chinese arithmetic.
Ah its not too bad if you use an air hammer and a really long bit, I used an 18" nut splitter I got off ebay for about $20. Didn't take 15 min to get both the DPF and cat cleaned out.

Not that it matters much for Babe according to the facebook page Babe passed away a couple days ago...

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