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Old 04-06-2010, 10:28 PM   #1
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Does anyone know anything about this? Tom has made it clear that I cannot be tuned without an a/f meter, which I am not getting, so I was looking at this. C-F-M recommends it. The item claims to be able to lean you just a bit (level one) where you do not need a tune. If you do anything beyond that, you need to tune.

Was thinking that maybe this thing can lean me out just enough to add a tiny bit of power...? Anyone know about it?

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some time in the future when you understand the ecu a little better you are going to look back on this thread and give yourself a good

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so you are saying that this does not do what CFM says it does then, and feel that their recommendation is false and misleading?
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Why would you want to lean the car out? Tuning a car is much more than just adjusting the AF ratio and much more goes into adjusting that than one would know. This doesn't make any sense. What Tom says is correct. The safest way to tune a car is with a wideband. If you don't want to go that route, just get a FS tune. They don't require it but it is the smartest thing to do.
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i don't know why i want to lean it out. was told that adds power, and such a minor change would be safe. but i don't know.

so a fs tune doe not need to adjust the a/f? maybe i will do that then. i do not have much, just COPs, non-resistor plugs, intake, exhaust. not much to tune for. just wondering if they can get me more power.
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They will send you a tune.
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Just go with the FSWerks tune. Their base tunes tend to be very safe. I've had one of their tunes for about a year and have not had any problems.
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aTm , do you have a wide band AF gauge ?

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aTm , do you have a wide band AF gauge ?

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Nope, but I'm planning on getting one next year. I see where you're going though on this one...
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Guessing at you AF isnt a wise things to do , You have coils that do nothing , intake and Exh that could be throwing your AF lean or rich and you want to put a MAFia in that takes -5% fuel on something that might already lean because you to worried about coils and plugs than a good quality tune

Yes please get a fs tune it fits right in with everything else you have a good guess and butt dynos , focus-power like to do proper tuning and leave the guessing to others

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