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Old 11-09-2009, 11:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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best tuner for LBZ

I purchased a 2007 lbz. What is the best tuner for improved mileage and one that wont void my warranty with GM?
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Old 11-09-2009, 01:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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All tuners the reprogram the ECM are said to leave a fingerprint in the ECM. LMM for sure but the say LBZ can too and I say 2006 LLY since all use the Bosch ECM. Edge and Banks make a module systems that plug in and fake info between engine and ECM. That be the Edge Juice with attitude. The Edge EVO is a programmer. But simply programmer would be Edge Evo, Quad and PPE. All simply handhelds to do what you need. A more complex one is EFILIve. It has zero tunes with it. You write your own or buy from a tuner. But it too rewites the ECM.

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all tuners will leave a trace. efi is the best. ppe is the second best.
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:23 PM   #4 (permalink)
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x2...watch your tranny when adding HP
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Old 11-09-2009, 09:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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x2 on the "watch your tranny" comment. The Allison is basically a good gearbox but is very marginal (doesn't have a lot of strength with extra hp added). Also, to be sure, you will (not maybe) void your warranty (at least on the drive train) when you add a tuner! I speak from experience with my 07. GM's attitude, at least since the bankrupcy, is your warranty is toast - don't like it? go get a lawyer!
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Old 11-09-2009, 10:17 PM   #6 (permalink)
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ive had a hypertech, quadzilla and a diablosport predator on my 06. hypertech was good but not much power, quadzilla was just a bunch of smoke, tha diablo sport is my fav but im about to sell it for efi live if your interested in it pm me
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Old 11-09-2009, 10:51 PM   #7 (permalink)
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If you're looking for an all around unit with good towing power, gauges, built in turbo brake for slowing you down with a trailer in tow, and a couple high hp tunes to boot, look into the Edge EVO race tuner. Here's a link if you want more information. http://www.alligatorperformance.com/...oducts_id=3646

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