Tuners-- Predator or SCT XCAL

Discussion in '96-04 - 2V Specific' started by NORTON98, Dec 29, 2006.

  1. NORTON98

    NORTON98 Member

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    My local mustang shop is a Diablo Predator tuner. There are other mustang shops but this one is close and seems reliable. I really like the XCAL from americanmuscle.com but what should I do?
     
  2. DropTopPony

    DropTopPony Administrator Staff Member Admin SN95 Supporter

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    I prefer SCT but if your local place is Diablo and you don't want to travel, well you made up your mind already...
     
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    Ha...i guess so... How are mai order tunes like the one from american muscle?

    Mike
     
  4. 98armygt

    98armygt New Member

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    i dont think that any mail order tune is good. they are alright but you want a dyno tune. that right there is gonna get you the most power out of your car. i have an xcal2 and love it.
     
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    AaRoN King Post Whore

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    go with the xcal2
     
  6. Lightning Struck

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    +1 I had diablo on my 98 and wish I would have gotten the Xcal :( oh well I wont make that mistake on the Cobra
     
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    DropTopPony Administrator Staff Member Admin SN95 Supporter

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    but what if he doesn't have any SCT tuners in his area? It can be a hassle getting your car far away to get tuned if you don't have a trailer or funds for a tow.
    I prefer SCT but if my local guy was good and he used Diablo then thats what i would go with.
     
  8. voidfinger

    voidfinger Well-Known Member

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    if you all don't mind i would like to get someone to explain these tuners. Do they do the same thing as a chip and can you download custom programs on them or something? If i wanted to get dyno tuned then they could do the tune on the computer and then up load onto a xcal2 and then install????? thanks
     
  9. buy an SCT... nothing else...
     
  10. badass98svt

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    I'll be purchasing my SCT2 from MSX on friday
     
  11. ck5.0

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    Anyone know where to get some email tunes for the SCT?
     
  12. svtboy

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    Woodbine motorsports... does good email tunes. everyone on svtperformance says good things about him.
     
  13. badass98svt

    badass98svt Well-Known Member

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    Modular Speedworx is another fantastic email tuner