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Old 08-23-2012, 02:26 PM   #1
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Tuning-Newb Question

So, I've decided to go ahead and tune my Focus. Have yet to pick between FSwerks and Tom, but I did have a question about tuning which I haven't really been able to find an answer for, yet. But perhaps I'm just terrible at searching.

My setup is very vanilla. Just a SRI and Trubendz exhaust. When I tune, does my car have to be outfitted to match stock? And then I add the bolt-ons one at a time and re-tune? Or can I just plug and play straight from the mailbox with what I have already installed on the car? If so, must I inform the seller that I have these bolt ons?


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Old 08-23-2012, 02:34 PM   #2
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/\ This is very similiar to what the situation I am in. I have a K&N SRI along with a MagnaFlow Exhaust. Sounds ricey, I agree but I am willing to tune it and was wondering the same thing! Enteresting responses coming im sure! =)
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Leave your car the way it is. Just tell Tom what you've done to your car.
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If I do your tuning you will be sending me a full list of all your engine mods and I will make a tune from that

With most other tuners your better off adding all your mods then getting a tune as they charge for updating the tune

A few things that may help decide what tuner to use

With my tuning
1)You will get FREE tune updates as you add more NA mods to your car
2)I encourage my customers to do datalogg and take over your laptop to set up the datalog list I need and do the first datalog like I was sitting in the car with you showing you how everything works
3) been tuning the Focus and building it years before any other tuner

No other tuner offers this level of tuning service , please let me know if you have more questions

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Old 08-24-2012, 01:47 PM   #5
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Yeah I checked out your site but couldn't find the tuning section, if there is one.

To be honest, the only reason I was considering FSwerks over you was because I live right by them, so I get next day shipping =P
And also because I was planning on using credit, instead of waiting the next month to save real cash haha.

Still terribly interested in one of your tune's though. Especially with those free updates. Should I e-mail you? PM here?
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