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Old 10-14-2005, 12:34 AM   #1
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Need to have car tuned but where?...

i live near cleveland ohio, i need to have my car tuned, i just put my turbo kit on...im using he xcal2 but the nearest tuner is mcnews auto and that is 300miles away...a tow that far is outragious, does anybody know anywhere closer that can tune the sct xcal2???


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Go to the SCT Webpage and there is a search field on the upper left-hand side of the page that says 'Find A Dealer'. Give that a try and see if there are any SCT Certified Dealers in your area.

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Try and baby it there I would
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Old 10-14-2005, 04:04 AM   #4
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Try and baby it there I would
no no no very bad idea why risk blowing you engine before getting to feel it with the turbo.. spend the 300 or 400$ and flatbed it
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Old 10-14-2005, 08:39 AM   #5
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^^^^yeah are you serious????? BABY IT?? no way, more than likely the car wont even start with the setup installed unless the MTF is at least 25% close, even then its tough to get it to turn over. even if you could the chances of it being 25% lean or rich is still way too high to try and "BABY IT" 300 miles, thats WAY to far.
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why not just throw the car onto a trailer and tow it out there yourself. The drive is really fast and easy even towing a trailer. If you don't have a truck/van/trailer you could rent one from Uhaul for a small fee
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^^great idea, get a friend to pull ya there and toss 'um some $ and buy lunch or something
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I trailered mine over 400 miles to Tom's.... 300 miles would be easy
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Maybe you could get McNews to send you a base turbo file that would be good enough to let you drive it there. As long as the tune was safe there shouldn't be any problems
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Old 10-14-2005, 05:07 PM   #10
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Maybe you could get McNews to send you a base turbo file that would be good enough to let you drive it there. As long as the tune was safe there shouldn't be any problems
yea, how could i know if the tune was good enough...i wanted to go to tom, how much did u pay to trailer your car 400 miles, to tom it is about 500 miles for me
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