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Old 09-12-2006, 11:58 AM   #1
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Tune for an ST?

I have a SCT tuner pictured below . . .




which I had for my old Ford Ranger. I was wondering if you could make a tune for my 06 ST and replace the Ranger tune. I did return the ranger back to the stock tune so I am assuming that the SCT shouldn't be locked. ( I was reading Wayne's threads earlier) SO assuming you can use my SCT and replace the old programs, I have a few questions.

1. How much would it cost?
2. How long would it actually take? If it takes 2 or 3 weeks, that is fine, I just don't want to be told like 2 days, and start calling you every day asking where it is after 2 weeks.
3. What would be the disadvantages of keeping the stock tune at regular 87 octane instead of 93 octane. I would rather not have to burn premium.
4. Could you change the tire size from the stock 205-50-16 to 215-45-17?

Lastly, I have the FS exhaust system and a Steeda SRI for perfromance mods. Not that I drive 120 mph, but would this tune disable the fuel cutoff at 120 mph? Lastly, i heard that the ST's are pretty aggressivelt tuned , so how much power do you think we could milk out of a tune? If you need any more information, just let me know. Thanks

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That tuner would have to be sent back to SCT and the main program changed to Focus IF that could be done they charge 150.00 it would take 3 to 5 days , I would get you a RMA number and you send it to them and they send it back to you

You would be better off going to a SCT XCAL2 then you could make small changes likt tire size your self

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all right thanks then, I was hoping that wouldn't be the case. If I am gonna go with the XCAL 2, I would rather do a few other things first to the car. I'll keep you in mind when that time eventually comes though. Thanks for the input though.
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