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Old 06-28-2010, 02:42 AM
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Hello does anybody have a 2007 dodge ram 4.7L NOT flex fuel with a 6 speed manual and if so have you tried to hook up a superchips cortex tuner and not been able to get it to work. I have and superchips was not helpful in resolving the issue they wanted me send them the tuner and the trucks ecm computer to them.So they could figure out why it wasn't taking the tune wich meant that i would be without a vehicle for a week or two.So long story short i just sold the superchips cortex tuner and gave up

Now im back looking for a tuner that will work on my truck one that will work with a 6 speed manual it would be nice to raise or remove the speed limiter it cuts back at 105 mph i already get about 20 to 21 mpg.It has a airaid throttle body spacer, a k&n intake set up with a fitch fuel catalyst, running bosch platinum IR fusion plugs and a filter mag.I made my own induction system cut a square hole in the bottom black plastic fairing underneath the fog light by the air box i used a 4" large plastic down spout adapter that goes to a gutter and 4" corrugated plastic pipe it runs from the bottom directly up to my open elemeant k&n air filter since its corrugated pipe it will not let water go up it.
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Old 06-28-2010, 03:34 AM
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad you joined us here! Sorry to hear about all your problems with the tuner, but I'm sure you'll get plenty of recommendations from others on here as to what else may fit you application, and, if you check out the performance mods section of the forum for your truck: http://www.ramforumz.com/forumdisplay.php?f=13 it will not only give you a place to post questions on this topic, but also give you an idea of what other folks are doing/have done with their trucks, so good luck and I hope you find what you're looking for! Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the board!

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Glad you joined us and welcome to the Z for Rams from Baltimore . Have you looked at Bully Dog . We have a Super Mod (Chithead) that just traded in his '08 4.7 Ram . He had a Bully Dog on it . I would think he may be getting ready to sell it . I'll send him a pm and let him know . Also , If you could go to the top of the page to the User Cp and complete your profile that would be great . Helps us see what you have when your posting a question or comment . Do you have any pictures of your truck ? Have you done any mods or have plans for any ? Any of your friends have Rams ? Tell them about us . We would love to have them . You will find this site is full of a lot of talented people . So if theres any question that you need answered , just shoot away . Talk to ya soon . Tom
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