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Old 05-24-2010, 12:27 PM   #1
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We need some car tunes!

I thought the title was clever! Lol

anyway, a little birdie told me that the tune is what we v6ers are waiting for. There is no software out that can manipulate an individual car like the v8. The current trifecta tune is a box tune. Which is not a bad thing, for simple bolt ons, but personally, I want a personal tune for my car when I go F/I.

So yeah, we are still waiting on software to tune our cars.

So while I wait, I'll spend my money on a corsa exhaust and long pipes. If it takes too much longer, I might have to resort to using the bottle!
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Old 05-24-2010, 01:01 PM   #2
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with the trifecta tune, you do some data logging and u send the info back to them and they will send back a custom tune. if u have the money for a custom F/I setup they should be able to tune it.
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Old 05-24-2010, 01:12 PM   #3
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I guess I'm a little skeptical. I've never heard of trifecta until after I bought my car and wanted to boost it. Which was a month ago. Lol I'd like for the shop that's installing my turbo to be able to tune my car right then and there. Like HPtuners.
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Old 05-24-2010, 02:08 PM   #4
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diablo can tune it too along with LPE they just haven't released anything yet. because their isn't any gains with a tune without bolt ons. not good for sales i guess
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Old 05-24-2010, 04:03 PM   #5
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I have my 2LT/RS tuned by Trifecta and works fine. The program also allows you to check and clear DTC's, perform CASE learn (if needed) and clear TCM adaptives. This gives to the Trifecta tune software a value added.
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Old 05-24-2010, 06:38 PM   #6
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I have my 2LT/RS tuned by Trifecta and works fine. The program also allows you to check and clear DTC's, perform CASE learn (if needed) and clear TCM adaptives. This gives to the Trifecta tune software a value added.
What all do you have on your car.

I guess for me, there is a shop willing to build a turbo and make it a kit if the cost/performance is good, but then another shop said they don't want to touch my car until a proper tune is out. And I'm being a little conservative when it comes to spending a large chunk of change.
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Old 05-27-2010, 11:43 AM   #7
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I have installed:

- Stainless Works F. 2010 Camaro V6 headers with 1-5/8" primaries and 2.5" offroad (P/N: CA10V6HDRORST): http://www.stainlessworks.net/cart/p...oducts_id=1859

- Magnaflow Chevrolet Camaro Stainless Cat-Back System Performance Exhaust (P/N: 16583): http://www.magnaflow.com/02product/s...zone=all&id=45

- Airaid Air Intake Kit (P/N: 250-242): http://www.airaid.com/ProductDetail....ductID=250-242

+ Trifecta Performance custom tune.
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Old 05-27-2010, 11:47 AM   #8
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I'm waiting to someone release a twin turbo system impressive like the Heritage Camaro done by SCAP.
http://www.streetlegaltv.com/forum/h...wide-4194.html

If not, I think I'll start learning how to bend tubes by myself... xD
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Old 05-27-2010, 11:48 AM   #9
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^so you have no catalytic converter, is that right? If so, i heard the exhaust smells pretty bad, is that true?
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Old 05-27-2010, 11:53 AM   #10
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I'm one of the more mod'd V6s and have been impressed with everything I have so far. You can click the links under my signature. Trifecta has been around a very long time for GM cars and would trust them to do any of the tuning I would need. Also, Trifecta has been tuning both turbo and s/c for many different engines so I think that you could gain quite from one.
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Old 05-27-2010, 12:01 PM   #11
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I'm waiting to someone release a twin turbo system impressive like the Heritage Camaro done by SCAP.
http://www.streetlegaltv.com/forum/h...wide-4194.html

If not, I think I'll start learning how to bend tubes by myself... xD
it kinda looks like you could just get a set of headers and flip flop them to do something like that
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^so you have no catalytic converter, is that right? If so, i heard the exhaust smells pretty bad, is that true?
Yes, it's true. It smells like fuel. But I notice it only in closed places when parking.
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Old 05-27-2010, 12:26 PM   #13
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it kinda looks like you could just get a set of headers and flip flop them to do something like that
I thought the same thing, but it's very different...
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Old 05-27-2010, 05:19 PM   #14
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I thought the same thing, but it's very different...
is that your car?
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