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Tuned question

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by CamaroSsToTundra, Aug 16, 2019 at 5:09 AM.

  1. Aug 16, 2019 at 5:09 AM
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    CamaroSsToTundra

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    What tune does to the truck? My truck is lifted with 35 inch tires. I am thinking to tune it but I am not exactly sure what it will do and is it going to effect any warranty? And also it will not turn on the engine sign light on? And how much it usually cost?

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  2. Aug 16, 2019 at 8:58 AM
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    A bully dog is $380 shipped. It will optimize certain aspects of your truck so that it drives how you want it to.

    The nice part of a bully dog over other tuners is it’s options. You can adjust to your liking: throttle response. Shifting characteristics. And of course power!!

    Please feel free to call me with any other questions and to order your bullydog.

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  3. Aug 16, 2019 at 10:50 AM
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    Bullydog is by far the best option. And it will not affect warranty because you can take the tune off without being trace. Get the bdx from keith best price around.
     
  4. Aug 16, 2019 at 11:12 AM
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    Tundyfundy

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    SUSPENSION: Bilstein 6112 coilover (1.9") w/ Powder Coated Springs and Spring Perch (TRD Red), JBA Upper Control Arms, Bilstein 5160's w/Billet Aluminium Reservoir Brackets, +2 Coachbuilder Shackles, Diff Drop Kit, Carrier Bearing Drop Kit, Brakeline Extensions, ABS Extension, Poly Bushings for Leafs, Coachbuilder Shims (2 Each Side), Coachbuilder Bumpstop Extensions, TRD Rear Sway Bar, TRD Front Sway Bar WHEELS AND TIRES: BF Goodrich KO2's 275/70/r18, BORA wheel spacers 1.25", TRD Wheel Caps,TRD Valve Stem Caps, Spare Tire Lock PERFORMANCE: Bullydog GT Tuner(Performance Tune), TRD Intake, TRD Dual Exhaust (with Modified Exhaust Hangers for Levelling Tail Pipe),TRD Brake Pads, TRD Oil Cap (US), TRD Radiator Cap, TRD Oil Filter, Optima Yellow Top Battery PROTECTION: PNP Engineering Type 4 Rock Sliders (With Full Dimple Plate) , TRD Skid Plate with ReadyLift Spacer Kit, Victory 4x4 LCA Skid Plates INTERIOR: Husky Liners X-Act (Front and Full Coverage Rear and Front Weather Beater Trans Hump), Interior LED Bulbs, WheelSkins Genuine Leather Steering Wheel Cover(EuroPerf), Clazzio Genuine Leather Seat Covers(BLK/DRK GRYwith custom stitching and embroidered headrests), Clazzio Seat Heaters (Front and Rear), Entune Startup Screen MOD, Entune Off Screen Mod, Tinted Windows with Windshield Visor, AJT Key Fobs,Eagle Claws Floor Mat Clips, Bodyglove Visor Organizer EXTERIOR: LED Brake Light Bulbs, LED Rear Turns, LED Reverse, LED Plate Lights, LED Cargo Lights, LED Third Brake Lights, LED Front Marker Lights, LED Fog Light Bulbs, Lamin-X Fog Light Covers (Yellow), V6 Triton Front LED Switchback Blinkers and DRL's, Phillips Ultinon LED Headlight Bulbs, VLED Universal Puddle Lights, VLED Interior Footwell Lighting (Front and Rear), Painted Red Tow-hooks, Bed Rail System, Blind Spot Mirrors SOUND: Noico 80Mil Sound Deadening and Noico 170 Mil Thermal Insulation (All 4 Doors, Roof, Floors, and Rear Panel, Dash). Hertz Uno K170's Component Speakers (Front Doors with Upgraded Sail Panels)), Hertz Uno K170 Coaxial Speakers (Rear Doors), JBL C1-075ct Tweeters (Total 4) in Side Dash and Center Speaker, JBL Stadium 5 Amp w/Remote Bass Adjustment Knob and Amp Rack, 12" Infinity Reference Subwoofer in Custom Enclosure w/ “TUNDRA” Logo, Fast Rings Foam Speaker Rings System(4 Doors)
    I LOVE my bully dog. I think the dyno sheets for my truck showed like 43 HP added at certain RPM. I can feel it off the line. It will hit your MPG though. Also I turned off the seat belt chime, disabled the speed limiter, and a bunch of other cool stuff. The truck will web me when temp rises above a certain point for transmission, engine, intake, etc... I took my truck to the dealer recently and uninstalled the tune in about three minutes. Sooo easy. Hope this helps.
     
  5. Aug 16, 2019 at 11:13 AM
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    Tundyfundy

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    The 43 is without mods like the TRD intake and exhaust so I’m sure you could bump that number a bit.
     
  6. Aug 16, 2019 at 12:19 PM
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    I'd like to know how it's untraceable. How do they get the performance if it's not written to the ecu?
     
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    Can it be used for flex fuel tundra?
     
  8. Aug 16, 2019 at 2:44 PM
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    Keith from dirty deeds can go in more depth with this question but when you remove bully dog from the truck Toyota sees a flash but they cant see from what. They cannot prove that bullydog was used...
     
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    That is all a manufacture needs to see to deny a claim. I know because it happened to my STI I had. The model year I owned was 2008 when Subaru had issues with ring-lands cracking and they knew there was a discrepancy in the ecu from being modified. They could not tell what was flashed but the vehicle was modified at one point. I had to payout out of pocket for the repair and then about a month or 2 later they had to replace the shortblock when it threw a rod. At that time I had not modified the vehicle and they covered the repair.
     
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  10. Aug 16, 2019 at 3:31 PM
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    Sorry to hear that and it really depends on the dealership too but in Reality our 5.7 engine are very reliable never heard of any issues with our engines only the cam tower leaks.
     
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    It is written to the ecu. Toyota doesn’t have any method of reading what tube is on the ecu. They only know if the ecu has been hard reset. That’s it.
     
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    Yessir. 760-877-4234
     
  13. Aug 18, 2019 at 5:29 AM
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    They don’t see that it was flashed, they have no way to see if it was flashed or not. They also have no way to read what is in their ecu. They can only see when an ecu was hard reset. Just unplugging the battery hard resets the ecu.
     
  14. Aug 18, 2019 at 6:43 AM
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    Is there a tune available for the 2018+ yet?
     
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