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Old 12-20-2012, 01:05 PM   #1
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Thumbs up 2008 Focus Tuned by Tom

Hello everyone this is my first post on FF, I wanted to share my experience with Tom at Focus-Power Tuning. I was a bit nervous because I have never done anything tuning related before. I did a lot of research about tuning and read a lot of information on FF, which was very helpful. I decided to take the plunge into the tuning world by purchasing a SCT x3 from Tom. Shipping was very fast, it was easy to hook up and set up. I did run into a few tiny problems, and Tom was very fast to call and take my laptop over. Everything from dataloging to uploading the new tune was fast and Tom was there to help me. I am very happy with the Tune and definitely happy I went through Tom to get it done. Iím hoping through this post people who are nervous to get a tune or fear that it is complicated will read this and realize it is really easy and pretty fast. Working with Tom, it took a few week nights to get everything perfect, a few tunes and dataloging, now Im a very happy focus owner!

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Old 12-20-2012, 06:14 PM   #2
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Awesome, toms gotta good reputation round here. I'd like to catalog but don't have a pc.
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Old 12-20-2012, 07:06 PM   #3
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OKC? heh, i'm in Tulsa!
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Old 12-20-2012, 08:41 PM   #4
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Tom is very reputable. He tuned me when I went FI
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Old 12-24-2012, 09:24 AM   #5
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He's tuning me in a few days now. Soon as USPS can show up!
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youll love it. if you need help datalogging I can help you like I did with Matt
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