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Old 09-23-2013, 04:07 PM
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DRBIII or equivalent but the dealership can do it. Had Dealership do mine for $100.
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A quick learn is done using a computer hooked into the OBDII port. Most transmission shops or dealerships can do it for you. It just resets all learned parameters and is a good idea after making any major changes to a transmission. If you just do a VB and TC then you don't NEED a trans tune so long as a quick learn is done, or you're willing to live with the way it shifts for a month or so until it's worked the bugs out for itself. A trans tune isn't a bad idea, but it's not a must have.
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Would this quick learn mess with my engine tune at all? Like should I go back to stock before doing the quick learn? Or is it just the trans that is getting the quick learn and won't mess with my custom tune?
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no it does not mess with the PCM. I left my SC/SCT custom tune on since my truck wont turn over without it but i advised them to keep their mits off any flash upgrades.
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Good to hear.

Would a trans tune help get even more out of a TC and VB? Or would just doing the quick learn be the best thing for it?
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I have a early 04 so there is limited to zero options for tcm custom tuning which i don't mind as i like to keep my stock trans as long as i can.. one of the reasons why some of us 04's run sc stacked with sct.
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