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Old 05-31-2010, 09:45 PM
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i just did a 10hr drive yesterday with the 91oct tune and it was alright. I would recommend using the lower tune though. I did not even think of it when I was driving, I did when I got back though haha.

I was getting 15MPG with the 91oct tune and the MDS off. That is not that great haha. With the MDS off I was getting like 17 on the highway. So keep the MDS on and use the lower tune, you should be good to go like that!
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Well I'm in an '05 so I don't have MDS anyway... I can understand if the 87 tune is the leanest out of each one.. but how could FW say he was getting 22mpg on his hemi with the 93 tune? Seems like a farce.. as that would be near 8.5L/100km which seems highly unlikely. And your right, 15mpg isn't that great... I'm pretty sure last year without the predator I pulled 14.3L/100km along with my brothers '04 Hemi (flowmasters and K&N) I just have an AEM intake... and that was on our 10 hr drive north each pulling a 14ft tin can and gear tightly packed in the box.. trucks are both SLT sports (mine being the Hemi Sport) but if you figure we were tailing an extra 2000lb and not being a normal drive with one person no cargo, and not pulling anything.. that was pretty decent.. cruising was about 100km/h and we probably averaged about 85-90km/h the whole trip. I'm just demanding better this year with the DPS on my truck I think 15mpg is about equal to 15.2L/100km?
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Yep I hear ya! They do claim to give you some better MPGs. I also have an exhaust and intake so I was surprised to get that MPGs. I was also doing 80MPH the whole way, that may have been the reason I did not get the best MPGs haha
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Well after trying for hours to install the latest firmware onto my diablo u7137 I was unseccussful once again! I bought a serial to usb cable, and downloaded 2.2.1.7 of the DS DOWNLOADER and 9r07 firmware... fire up the downloader and it sits at checking com3 for tool... and doesn't respond at all! I tried several ports, and drivers and still no luck! I am so sick of the support for this programmer... its driving me insane! Theres no reason they couldn't have made these things more user friendly and improved them over the firmware updates... let alone who still uses serial?
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