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Old 07-11-2012, 11:32 PM
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Hey everyone its been a long time. A coworker or mine lent me his programmer. Its a superchips max microtuner, works for 3.9 4.7 5.2 5.9 and 5.7 hemi. All I'm really interested in right now is the 87 tune. It plugged in and programmed with no probs all it asked me is change speed limit, rpm limit and tire size. I answered yes, yes and my tire size 31. I just set the tune what can I expect in gains from this tune. I'll play around later with the 91 octane performance and tow tuning.
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It should act like it's woken up, not sure how much in the way of gains on the magnum engines.
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Alright a little update, as HemiLonestar mentioned the truck does feel like it has woken up, it runs smoother and is more responsive. I drive like a grandpa anyway so I haven't worked out what mileage gains if any but I'm pretty sure I went a little further on fuel this time. Last time I put fuel in $40 @ $1.20/liter 160kms. Its time for re-fuel, maybe i'll set the truck back to stock program and see what happens.
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If you can keep your foot out of it you should notice some gains over time.
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