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Old 04-06-2017, 04:35 PM   #1
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Old 04-12-2017, 10:23 PM   #2
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Just used my SCT to upload a custom tune. Pretty straight forward. A bit scary uploading to the car the very first time. As one does not know what to expect.
But went well!
Can you explain how and what the data logger can do?
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Old 04-13-2017, 10:34 AM   #3
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Our LiveLink software can be used to help diagnose some issues and assist our dealers in remotely writing tunes. You essentially hook a Windows based computer to your tuner and then the tuner to your vehicle. The tuner forwards data to your computer and LiveLink displays it in a more human readable way.

The data that the tuner reads is information your vehicle uses to alter fueling and how it drives. Things like air temperature, pedal position, and intake air flow help determine how much fuel to add to the engine and when to fire the spark plugs. After market parts sometimes alter these expected values in a way that the PCM has trouble deciphering and that's where custom tuning comes into place. A custom tuner can look at air/fuel ratio at a certain RPM and see how much it's off to adjust for something like an after market CAI.

Let me know if this answers your question.
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Old 04-20-2017, 01:01 PM   #4
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Where can I find good custom tunes/X4 settings for my L99?
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Old 04-20-2017, 06:24 PM   #5
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Where can I find good custom tunes/X4 settings for my L99?
Talk to Dynosteve on here for a Custom tune to load with your tuner. My L99 kicks now
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Old 04-20-2017, 07:37 PM   #6
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Where can I find good custom tunes/X4 settings for my L99?
I second the recommendation for dynosteve. He can send an emailed tune to upload to the SCT tuner.
I was blown away by the change in performance. Also turned off the AFM which always annoyed me.
This tune includes tuning the tranny for quicker and firmer shifts.
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Old 04-21-2017, 08:36 AM   #7
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Where can I find good custom tunes/X4 settings for my L99?
You can also check our website to locate Dealers in your area but since we have so many dealers we really cant choose one over the other.

https://www.sctflash.com/where-to-buy


+ Thanks guys for the suggestion on Dynospeed
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Word of advice to anyone using an SCT handheld to tune their car:

Make certain your battery is at full charge.

The tuner seems to be very sensitive to anything below full charge. And do NOT touch anything inside the car while the tune is installing. Windows, locks, radio, etc...

If I need to do anything with my X4, I will usually let the car run for a good 5-10 mins to charge beforehand.
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Old Yesterday, 07:24 PM   #9
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If your still looking for a custom tune sir send me a pm and i will hook you up sir
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