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Old 01-29-2013, 11:50 PM   #1
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revert to low octane mode with a custom tune?

i have a tune from JRE and had to put low octane gas in my car the other day. If i have the custom tune, will it go to the low octane mode and need a reset?
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Old 01-30-2013, 06:44 AM   #2
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:05 AM   #3
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No, as I understand once the tune is in there it cant revert itself.
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:13 AM   #4
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i have a tune from JRE and had to put low octane gas in my car the other day. If i have the custom tune, will it go to the low octane mode and need a reset?
If you have the LS3 it will learn itself back. If Ted copied your high Octane spark table table to the Low then it wouldn't matter. However, that would seem odd since both tables are referenced by percentage. Of course copying the table like that that isn't best practice for anything other than a full track car and on a full track car no one should be running a mail order tune.

You'd really need to ask Ted what he does with those tables.
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Old 01-30-2013, 07:30 AM   #5
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Your low octane table should be intact for low octane gas. I asked Ted about that table when I got my tune. I doubt he changed your low octane table unless you requested it.
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i have a tune from JRE and had to put low octane gas in my car the other day. If i have the custom tune, will it go to the low octane mode and need a reset?

I have a can of Torco Accelerator for just in case of this happening, and to sweeten up the 93 just a touch just in case the pump gas isn't up to snuff.

Would like to know about the low/high table with the Jannetty tune also.

but i try to avoid anything under 91...learned my lesson on that one...can you say fuse pull!!!

Torco is great for this...and is unleaded!!!
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Old 01-30-2013, 08:43 AM   #8
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i have a tune from JRE and had to put low octane gas in my car the other day. If i have the custom tune, will it go to the low octane mode and need a reset?
No it will not, just drive it as a commuter car and all will be fine.

Just don't race it on low octane fuel Performance will suffer.

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