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Old 10-07-2011, 12:25 AM
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i was just wondering if their was a diablo tuner for the 4.7L's and if their is, should i get that or superchips or ect.., i've just been looking at them for a while now and idk which one to get
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You're opening a can of worms on this one. There are plenty of posts on here explaining the differences in Superchips vs DiabloSport. I would suggest doing a search. The usual consensus I have seen is that Superchips tends to have a better tune for a truck with an internally-stock engine. Any internal upgrades, and it looks as though you do have some, you will want the DiabloSport, and you will most likely need a custom tune done by a qualified shop since you have had boring and cam upgrades.
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What he said ^. Diablo offers custom tuning for cams, headwork, longtubes, etc.... and superchips doesn't. Superchips does, however, offer advanced trans tuning, which diablo doesn't. Usually I tell people if they are sticking to bolt ons then get superchips, if you are going further and want tuning options get diablo. Really though you can't go wrong with either, so don't over think it lol.
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the DSP is only available for the 2005-2010 4.7L, that might make your choice easier.
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theres not a whole lot of difference between a 02 and 054 4.7L though...thats the thing...i believe 05 has EGR and a lower compression ratio with the same intake manifold as a 02 they called the 05 a H/O just for the intake manifold, but 02 stock vs 05 stock, i out ran em everytime so idk, i would like to use the diablo...but ill have to contact a few people to see if it will work
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a little off topic but what changes did you feel when you went to the higher compression with the 10.5? have u looked into sct i can be custom tuned for what u have done to ur motor?
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I have a 2010 4.7, just got the trinity, wanted to know if anyone knew the best custom tune to go with, shift points, rev limiter ect.
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