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Default Diablo Trinity installed.. Ohh myy.

My diablo came in today, and got er installed. Running the 87 performance tune right now.. And oh my what a difference, I am excited to test out the higher octanes and eventually a custom tune. I turned off mds and increased the throttle slightly.. Everything feels and sounds better (yay no more droan).

Now the question about the milage booster setting?
Is it better to run it with MDS on or off? And to switch tunes, do you need to go back to the stock tune first?

Also any advice of any changes that should be done to the 87 octane tune for the best out of it?
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No comment on the mileage booster as I have yet to even try it.
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Old 04-20-2013, 01:52 AM
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SWEETNESS!!!

No comment on the mileage booster as I have yet to even try it.
Will probably just be used for the hwy drive to work.. Too many cops sitting along the 403 for me to play with speed

Btw thanks again for answering those questions for me I texted you earlier
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My diablo came in today, and got er installed. Running the 87 performance tune right now.. And oh my what a difference, I am excited to test out the higher octanes and eventually a custom tune. I turned off mds and increased the throttle slightly.. Everything feels and sounds better (yay no more droan).

Now the question about the milage booster setting?
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Also any advice of any changes that should be done to the 87 octane tune for the best out of it?
Think you're happy now, wait until you get a custom tune! I would leave settings alone other than maybe throttle booster, best to leave that up to job up to your custom tuner. No need to go back to stock, you can change tunes to whatever you like (assuming you have the correct gas, of course). Get a catch can, 180 tstat, and a custom tune if you really wanna wake it up!
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Will probably just be used for the hwy drive to work.. Too many cops sitting along the 403 for me to play with speed

Btw thanks again for answering those questions for me I texted you earlier
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Think you're happy now, wait until you get a custom tune! I would leave settings alone other than maybe throttle booster, best to leave that up to job up to your custom tuner. No need to go back to stock, you can change tunes to whatever you like (assuming you have the correct gas, of course). Get a catch can, 180 tstat, and a custom tune if you really wanna wake it up!
Alright so throttle booster and Mds off just be the only things I touch.. I don't think I can get a catch can because I have an 08, 09+ can use catch cans.
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The mpg booster is sweet. Wemt from 315 miles to 410 before the gas light comes on
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The mpg booster is sweet. Wemt from 315 miles to 410 before the gas light comes on
I still haven't tried this tune. Guess I should put it in this weekend with the long drives to work and see what it does for me
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I still haven't tried this tune. Guess I should put it in this weekend with the long drives to work and see what it does for me
I've been running the MPG tune also. It has also helped my mpg also. I've only been driving city and I am getting 14.5mpg. I havent been nice on the throttle either
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