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post #1 of 2 Old 03-06-2010, 06:34 AM Thread Starter
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New hauler on the way and funny tunes!

So I finally did it... took my tax return and went and ordered my trailer! Got a 20' gooseneck car hauler on the way! First time I'll have used a hitch from the bed... what are ya'll tips for that kind of towing? Or is it close enough to bumper-pullin' for me to figure it out?

Also, the trailer dealer uploaded a sample tune from a Bully Dog programmer onto my truck's ECM. +75 HP at the push of a button... Awesome!! It's odd, tho, that I have to hold the cruise "ON" button for it to work. Otherwise it feels stuck in reduced power/economy setting. This normal, or just part of the "sample"?


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im i getting this right...in order for the boost in power you have to push and hold the cruise button. and once you let it go the truck is back to stock power

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