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they released a 93 tune finally
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I was told not all applications have it, but my 4.7L does, and I believe the hemi does also. I was told it is approx. 3-6 hp more and it's all from more timing advance.
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I was told not all applications have it, but my 4.7L does, and I believe the hemi does also. I was told it is approx. 3-6 hp more and it's all from more timing advance.
yeah now they have it and i cant use sc anymore.
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Why not?

And to be honest, there is very little performance difference in the 91 vs. 93 tune. Now yes, I have been running the 93 tune, but it feels the same as the 91 tune to me. I ran the 91 tune for a longer time to give more protection from detonating.
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Well I bought a 3865. Should be here Monday. Cant wait. I think Ill start off with just running the 91 tune and I guess a mild trans setting.
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unless anyone has a better suggestion.
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91 tune is good. 93 tune is basically the same, slightly more timing advance netting a few more hp. You'll love it
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ah, the only problem is we dont ahve 93 up here in montana. Will it matter that much if I use 91octane? instead of 93 and run the 93 tune?
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ah, the only problem is we dont ahve 93 up here in montana. Will it matter that much if I use 91octane? instead of 93 and run the 93 tune?
Do not use 91 octane with the 93 tune! It can damage the engine. I even get some pinging with 93 octane and 93 tune with any sort of load in the bed. That's why I switched to the 91 tune with 93 octane. But I haven't been hauling anything so I'm back to 93 octane and 93 tune now...
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alright, but you can use higher grade octane with a lower setting tune?
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Yes you must use the same octane it lists OR higher.
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