Tuner/Programmers - Page 3 - Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans



Aftermarket Products, Reviews & Installation Discuss modifications and enhancements to your Ford F150.
Sponsored by:
Sponsored by:

View Poll Results: What Tuner/Programmer do you use?
SCT 672 39.83%
Edge 437 25.90%
Hypertech 107 6.34%
SuperChips 146 8.65%
Gryphon 69 4.09%
Diablo 81 4.80%
Other 175 10.37%
Voters: 1687. You may not vote on this poll

Tuner/Programmers

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-22-2008, 11:38 PM   #21
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Abilene, Texas
Posts: 117
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

running the X3 here, honestly expected more from the tuner, truck just feels a little lighter on its feet not anything major but still happy overall

4.6L w/ flowmaster duals + k&n filter
kennythekid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-23-2008, 01:06 AM   #22
Inaugural TOTM
 
wxmcpo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New Braunfels, TX
Posts: 3,426
Thanked 11 Times in 7 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by kennythekid View Post
running the X3 here, honestly expected more from the tuner, truck just feels a little lighter on its feet not anything major but still happy overall

4.6L w/ flowmaster duals + k&n filter
You running the canned tunes that come on the X3? Wait until you get some custom tunes. Hopefully I'll be posting those dyno results up soon.
wxmcpo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2008, 08:39 AM   #23
NGM
Resident A-hole
Thread Starter
 
NGM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Tallahassee
Posts: 4,098
Thanks: 0
Thanked 26 Times in 21 Posts
Default

I know there are more ppl running programmers than this...
NGM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-24-2008, 10:43 PM   #24
KRF150FLYER
 
wppf150's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Lafayette,La
Posts: 15
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

I running XCAL3 with Troyer Tunes, WOW different truck is putting it mildly. I tracked my mileage pre Troyer / mods and post. I live in Lafayette Louisiana and my wife and I make 2 or 3 trips a year up Taos NM and Southern CO. Driving on cruise control 70 - 72 mph we averaged 18.3 mpg on our pre mod trips. Since I've added CAI, Magnaflo, tried Flomaster first...mistake!!!!, and the Troyer XCAL3 tunes we averaged 21.6 mpg. On some individual legs we average 19.0, but when not climbing mountains or fighting headwinds, we saw close to 23 mpg.

I just ordered the under pulleys and cooling fan kit, hope to have it all istalled before our next trip back to Taos in late September. I hoping I can persaude another 2 or 3 mpg out my KR. Best damn road vehicle I have ever had.

Troyer Tunes are worth the wait!
wppf150 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-25-2008, 03:16 AM   #25
Inaugural TOTM
 
wxmcpo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: New Braunfels, TX
Posts: 3,426
Thanked 11 Times in 7 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by iRmARK88 View Post
is this also the place to ask total newb ?s???
Start a thread asking your question. Would like to keep this thread related to the tuners everyone's running.
wxmcpo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2008, 12:43 AM   #26
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 7
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

Just ordered Xcal3 with vmp tunes and AFE CAI, will let you know seat of pants improvement.
fldave is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2008, 01:22 AM   #27
Paint it black
 
blackbetty's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: washington dc
Posts: 2,667
Thanked 11 Times in 11 Posts
Default

does troyer request dyno sheets or data logs like justin does?
blackbetty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2008, 11:41 AM   #28
NGM
Resident A-hole
Thread Starter
 
NGM's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Tallahassee
Posts: 4,098
Thanks: 0
Thanked 26 Times in 21 Posts
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by deadcell View Post
has anyone tried hp tuners for 07-08's yet?
im hopin they make +90's soon
We tried it. It did not seem to want to read it. Although the HP is custom it is not good for the Fords right now. It works GREAT on the GMs though.
NGM is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-06-2008, 06:15 PM   #29
Junior Member
 
billybix76's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 27
Thanks: 0
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Default

Just installed Justin's 87 Performance tune using my Xcal2 moved over from my mustang. (got a new Xcal3 tuner for my Mustang)

MUCH better than stock, firmer shifts, no Throttle lag, and true Torque converter lock up at WOT...Great..tune...I also expect about 1-3 MPG better overall...

VMPtuning.com
billybix76 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-12-2008, 08:09 PM   #30
Crew Member
 
racinjason68's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 430
Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Default

Sorry forgot to say mine is a Livewire..... they are more than the Xcal3
racinjason68 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2005 ford f-150 XLT 5.4 multiple aftermarket product question. Jacob Sims Aftermarket Products, Reviews & Installation 6 02-21-2016 10:18 PM
Module programming question Beer.Tom.F150 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 0 08-07-2015 06:45 PM
Southeast: Edge Evolution F150 tuner/programmer Stonehedge 2004 - 2008 Part Sales 6 07-01-2015 09:33 PM
Tuner/Programmer Ryan Smith 2004 - 2008 Ford F150 9 08-19-2014 10:37 PM
Recommended 2011 3.7L V6 tuner/programmer? idb2 2009 - 2014 Ford F150 28 07-23-2012 05:28 AM


Tags
edge, hypertech, programmer, sct, tuner

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:53 PM.


Copyright 2006 - 2017 F150Forum.com We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: