DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - Mod Zone - Custom Dodge Ram Mods - Dodge Ram Performance > Diablo Predator Questions & Info!


Notices


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
United Radio
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 12-13-2011, 09:17 PM
brandonmwhite
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default What custom tune are you using?

I received my Predator today for my 2010 Hemi for $255 + free shipping.

http://www.truckcustomizers.com/prod...jeep-hemi.html

Since it was delivered to work, I didn't have much time to monkey around with it. I run 89 octane and ended up installing the performance 87 tune with MDS off and a 4% throttle increase.

I have no idea what I'm doing, but with the tune above, truck runs great. Like others have said, it feels like my truck finally woke up.

I have a Volant CAI and an 18" manga flow muffler. Everything else is stock. So, any recommendations on additional tune modifications?

What does everyone else run?

Cheers.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 12-13-2011, 10:29 PM
05ram's Avatar
05ram 05ram is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: RI
Posts: 899
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2004 Dodge Ram SRT10 RC 6spd
Trim Level: SRT10 RC
Color: Brilliant black
Engine: 2004-2006 505ci (8.3L) Viper V10 510hp 535lb/ft
Rep Power: 6
Rep:145
05ram will become famous soon enough05ram will become famous soon enough
Default

Thanks for the link, best price i've seen and only $33 for the update cable, $289 for everything, thats awesome.
__________________
2004 SRT10 RC in black, with 500+HP, B&G Stage2 PCM, K&N drop in, JMB Catless mids, JTSVP Gen1 shifter, all synthetic fluids, lots of underhood billet with a Snakeskin radiator cover from JTSHydro, LED tails, BedRug, colormatched tonneau!!!!!!!!
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-13-2011, 11:00 PM
916Timmy's Avatar
916Timmy 916Timmy is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!

 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Oklahoma City
Age: 30
Posts: 5,700
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram 1500 Quad Cab
Trim Level: SLT Big Horn
Color: Bright Silver Metallic
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 9
Rep:1443
916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of916Timmy has much to be proud of
Default

I run 87 Perf right now, winter gas kinda sucks. In the summer, all 91 perf with some tweaks
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-13-2011, 11:05 PM
brandonmwhite
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Thanks guys.

05Ram - I also received it in 2 days. Pretty nice early Xmas gift.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-13-2011, 11:17 PM
MADDOG MADDOG is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 2,782
Gender: Male
Rep Power: 0
Rep:22
MADDOG is on a distinguished road
Default

DS canned 91 octane tune with 92 octane fuel and a tweak for tire size is all I run.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12-13-2011, 11:27 PM
brandonmwhite
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Is 91+ octane worth the extra cost? Do you make it up in MPGs?
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 12-13-2011, 11:28 PM
GeauxHunting's Avatar
GeauxHunting GeauxHunting is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana.
Age: 20
Posts: 4,196
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2005 Dodge Ram 1500
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Patriot Blue
Engine: 2002-2007 287ci (4.7L) PowerTech V8 235hp 295lb/ft
Rep Power: 9
Rep:1338
GeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud ofGeauxHunting has much to be proud of
Default

I run an 87 tune with custom shift points. Definitely woke up my itsy bitsy 4.7
__________________
Dillon-aka, The Little Kid
8000k HID lows, 10000k Fogs, AAC Halos, white interior LEDs, 4' of blue LED strips, two blue LED pods, LED reverse and license plate lights, 2% Tint 3% visor, 50% Windshield, Debadged, Pioneer MVH-P8200BT headunit, JL C2-690TX door speakers, 10" JL W7 subwoofer, JL 500/1V2 Amplifier, DiabloSport Predator, Volant CAI, 14" Magnalow Exhaust with Turndowns, 2500 Tow Hooks, 3" CST Lift, 35x12.5x20 Toyo M/T.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 12-14-2011, 10:12 AM
CdnoilRAM's Avatar
CdnoilRAM CdnoilRAM is offline
I push the skinny pedal


 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Age: 31
Posts: 17,288
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2009 Blown 349 Hemi
Trim Level: Sport - Modified
Color: Brilliant Black/Snake Skin Green
Engine: 2009-2012 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 20
Rep:3277
CdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond reputeCdnoilRAM has a reputation beyond repute
Default

I run the 91 tune with mods to the limiter, spark advance, tire size, and wot fuel. This is not an economy tune, if you want mpgs, stick with the 89 tune. Both the 91 and 93 are performance tunes and aren't designed for fuel economy, you also HAVE to run that minimum octane rating or you run into detonation and/or pinging issues
__________________
Sponsored by Bully's Performance
Green Mamba '09 Ram 1500 QCRB 4x4 Sport - dropped, blown, and bottle fed
Kurtis
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-14-2011, 10:52 AM
adventurer's Avatar
adventurer adventurer is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Amman-Jordan
Posts: 173
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram and 2006 Ram Hemi
Trim Level: 4x4 SLT and4X4 SPORT
Color: Silver , Flame Red
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:10
adventurer is on a distinguished road
Send a message via Skype™ to adventurer
Default

I run a custom tune (PCM & TCM) modified as well and with a lot of tweaks on both PCM & TCM also with EGR deleted ,,,
__________________
2010- S&B CAI/87MM TB/HKS TB GW/OIL FILTER BREATHER/Y PIPE/PYPES VIOLATOR MUFFLER/HEMIFEVER TUNE.
06- MAGNAFLOW CAT-BACK/Y PIPE/TB SPACER/HKS-TB GW/MOPAR CAI/SUPERCHIPS/OIL BREATHER FILTER/JET 180 TSTAT/3.92 LSD


Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:10 PM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum