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Old 09-10-2012, 06:23 PM
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EcoBoost programmer

I was just wondering who of you out there are running a programmer on your 3.5 EB?
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which one are you running? Is the power still smooth?
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I am and LOVE IT ! Power is ignorant and still very drivable and efficient
which tune are you running?
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I have a SCT tuner from mike@5star. And yes the power is just as smooth as stock but when you touch the little pedal she launches hard and pull hard till you decide to back out of it.
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I am running the 93 custom tune on my 2011 fx4 EB and I am still getting 19.5 mpg while on my daily commute.
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I am running the 93 custom tune on my 2011 fx4 EB and I am still getting 19.5 mpg while on my daily commute.
one more question is did it make the shift points better? I hate how it tries to hold 6th and then drops 2 gears when you mash on it.
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Yes it made it shift a lot better,also doesn't downshift much at all
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Yes it made it shift a lot better,also doesn't downshift much at all
Did you do other mods?
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Afe stage 2 intake for now - gonna order a MBRP dual side exit exhaust pretty soon
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Afe stage 2 intake for now - gonna order a MBRP dual side exit exhaust pretty soon
Are you running any gauges? Mike suggested the dashdaq unit.
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No gauges / or monitors
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Are you running any gauges? Mike suggested the dashdaq unit.
thanks guys for your post, For gauges check out the new Livewire TS. Gauges are just as nice as teh Dashdag unit.
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Have you put one on a dyno? results?

Edit: I checked out your website. Impressive!
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I haven't had time to put mine on a dyno yet.
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