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Old 02-20-2010, 02:35 PM
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I bought this programmer, well because it seems to be highly reco., my only downfall with this is that I don't see massive gains. What do you guys/girls change on it to make your hemi's well go like a bat out of hell.

I installed that and a CAI, and really my truck just makes noise,,

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Really????? I have the same year truck and also did the CAI and tuner at the same time. It made a big diffenece when i put them in. What tune did you put in? Maybe you didnt install the tune right cause those tunes make the truck totaly different. I have the 91 oct tune and it is awesome. Maybe update your predator off the website
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I put the 93 octane tune on, diabled the MDS. just feels like norm, like I said lots of noise.
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Rly eh? thats weird man thats not right. Like I said mine runs totaly different when i installed it. Everyone else will tell you the same thing.

Something is not right, so did it say it was installed? Sometimes you need an update to install correctly. I know mine needs one since it wont instal a modified tune that i made
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http://www.diablosport.com/index.php...isplay&pid=152 heres the diablo sport download page. I dont know if you tried that already

i just really want to get you going to enjoy the greatness of the predator!
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Sounds like it didn't install correctly . Have you verifed if your disabling the MDS worked ?
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Must have been incorrect it dosnt make sense. I'm watching this thread I dont want someone thinking the predator is garbage haha
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So do you have an exhaust?

Something ain't right here. I got some impressive gains with the Predator on my truck and my SRT8.
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They say you should be getting 20hp and 20ft/lbs to the wheels with the predator.

If you think you installed it right i think you need to do it again. This is really boggliing my brain haha
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Yeah, i beleive so, followed all the onscreen instructions. And when I modified my MDS, there were no codes thrown, no nothing. I don't have an exhaust as of yet, just doing the research now, but that shouldn't make that much of a difference.. How do I verify that MDS is disabled? IDK it said it was installed, so what to do?? ummm?
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