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Old 11-10-2012, 09:21 PM
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Just got back from my test drive with the 87 tune. Very noticeable difference in shifting and throttle response. Also got a good tire spin with traction control still on.

Overall very impressed with the base tune.

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Very jealous.....
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Is it worth voiding the drivetrain warranty for?
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it shouldn't void any warranty.....diablo tuners don't leave foot prints in the pcm for the dealer to detect
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it shouldn't void any warranty.....diablo tuners don't leave foot prints in the pcm for the dealer to detect
The tech compares the number of flashes to your pcm to the number of flashes on record. If they dont match they can/will void your drivetrain warranty. The dealerships are also voiding the drivetrain warranty on an oem performance tune by arrington. They log your vin
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its all at the dealers desecration i suppose... I've heard of warranty being voided for having leveling kits and such and i know my buddies truck has had a strut replaced already after installing the leveling kit with no problems.. as for the programmer i guess it would be a good idea to call your dealer and ask them...
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Just got back from my test drive with the 87 tune. Very noticeable difference in shifting and throttle response. Also got a good tire spin with traction control still on.

Overall very impressed with the base tune.

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Very nice to know. Keep us posted with your results.
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I was sadly disappointed with my trinity, the shifts are sloppy, you can feel it reaching for the gear and then at it goes in at a higher rpm. I'm looking to see if I can update a Predator tuner to the new updates. I like simple and less complicated.

there is no shift firmness settings which I like on my Predator for my Challenger. I have to say I'm not overly impressed with this tuner.
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Just got back from my test drive with the 87 tune. Very noticeable difference in shifting and throttle response. Also got a good tire spin with traction control still on.

Overall very impressed with the base tune.

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That's awesome to hear! Have fun with it, any 0-60 times?
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The warranty issue is why I'm gonna wait until March (that is my 36 month mark) before I purchase my tuner... they can't void what's already expired

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