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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-18-2010, 01:41 PM Thread Starter
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try to help a buddy

has an o5 bone stock truck with a 6.0. He is looking for a tuner to assist in towing. It needs to be simple to install and use any suggestions? If he had a 7.3 i would say DP but i know nothing about 6.0's

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I'm pretty sure the standard answer will be the SCT from any of the vendors.

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Sct or edge evo., I use the edge and Bill at Power Hungry Performance has good tow tunes he has a 25hp, and a 40hp. I personally would not tow with more than 40 extra Hp
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Like said above, most everybody will say SCT. There are a couple diffrent people you can go with for custom tunes for towing or whatever you are looking for. I have SCT and wouldnt use anything else again!

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Ive used a couple other chips and modules before the sct, but the SCT has custom capabilities that cant be beat, i run it daily and wouldnt use anything else.

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How much weight is he towing?? If it's over about 10K, he needs to either stud it or forget using any power adder for towing.... Below that, he might be ok...

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