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Forum: Tune Library 02-16-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,666
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At one time everybody was helping each other,...

At one time everybody was helping each other, then word got out about efilive, and everybody and there brother wanted it. Many of them couldn't tune even with help, but they could take others tune...
Forum: Smoke Signals 02-16-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 389
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
Yep, but I'm on bedrest if I listen to the...

Yep, but I'm on bedrest if I listen to the doctors. I've got severe swelling in my lower back from spinal injections, and it's pinching my nerve stem. So there isn't much I can do right now except...
Forum: Tune Library 02-16-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,666
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I don't post them if they aren't for others to...

I don't post them if they aren't for others to use. All I ask is don't go taking my tunes and then selling them to somebody as your own. Had a couple people do this, so that's why I stopped helping...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 01-29-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 114
L5P: L5P Tuning
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Posted By THEFERMANATOR
$408 for a glorified pressure box that looks no...

$408 for a glorified pressure box that looks no different than the AFE?
Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-27-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,328
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
Eric did his 1st build without a body lift at...

Eric did his 1st build without a body lift at 1st, but ended up lifting it to get the ac lines to clear the hood. He figured he could have swapped to an 03+ denso compressor from the delphi and made...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 01-21-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 401
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I could only imagine. Then again, theres a big...

I could only imagine. Then again, theres a big difference between tuning for a completely stock engine, and everything you have done.
Forum: LB7 01-21-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The lb7 intake heater shouldn't be confused with...

The lb7 intake heater shouldn't be confused with the lbz's. The ecm can only command it on for 3 minutes after engine startup iirc. It's only there to help with wet stacking on a cold startup(0F and...
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 01-21-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 401
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I'm not a fan of much more than 45-maybe 50%...

I'm not a fan of much more than 45-maybe 50% tim8ng for tow tunes. Yes you lower egt's, but that heat doesn't disappear, it's instead transferred into the block, not to mention the increase in...
Forum: Things that use Spark Plugs 01-18-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 971
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The fuel guage is 98+ as 96-97 was still hard...

The fuel guage is 98+ as 96-97 was still hard wired. I know efilive has never seen fit to add in the fuel guage tables despite requests for it. There are other ways around the fuel guage issue for...
Forum: Repower / Transplant 01-12-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 575
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
Should be a 6l90e behind the lgh. I believe 08...

Should be a 6l90e behind the lgh. I believe 08 was the last year for a 4l85e.
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 01-11-2018, 11:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 286
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
If it has an aftermarket radio I've found I have...

If it has an aftermarket radio I've found I have to pull the radio and unplug the radio adapter. I have yet to jave pulling the fuses work, but no problems after I unplug the radio adapter.
Forum: Duramax Tuning, Logging, and Gauges 01-11-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I'm on my phone so I can't look at it, but I can...

I'm on my phone so I can't look at it, but I can say tow/haul and 4 low tables are marked backwards on every trans tune I've done. So if the changes don't do anything, try adjusting the 4 low column.
Forum: Appearance & Detailing 01-08-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,308
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I wished I had one here to see how it works. 03+...

I wished I had one here to see how it works. 03+ use steppers which is a push pull type motor setup, but 02 and older used air cores. Air cores work by an armuture being controlled by 2 opposing...
Forum: The Tool Crib 01-08-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 15,480
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
This happens when a bank transfer occurs instead...

This happens when a bank transfer occurs instead of a credit card payment. It can happen with types of transactions, and adds 2-3 days to the money transfer process.
Forum: Appearance & Detailing 01-05-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,308
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The tach will be off. The gas overlay tops out at...

The tach will be off. The gas overlay tops out at 6,000, but the diesel tops out at 5,000 at the same exact spot. So it will be off, roughly 20%, so when the engine is turning 1000, the tach will...
Forum: LMM 01-05-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 240
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
P0101 is not a maf code, but instead it is a mass...

P0101 is not a maf code, but instead it is a mass air fliw outside of the desired range code. P0101 is hardly ever a maf code. It's normally set by aftermarket air filter/boxes, air leaks in the...
Forum: Smoke Signals 01-01-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 438
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The Isuzu is supposed to run ALOT smoother than...

The Isuzu is supposed to run ALOT smoother than the CUMMINS, can make very decent power easily, and it's alit lighter than the Cummins 4bt(supposed to weigh right around 700 lbs compared to a 4bt...
Forum: Appearance & Detailing 01-01-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,308
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
You got an overlay for a gasser instead of a...

You got an overlay for a gasser instead of a diesel? Does it have the wait to start indicator in the overlay? I looked into a custom overlay for mine, but they were wanting around $160 for a custom...
Forum: Towing 12-29-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Allison 6sp: Tow limits versus GCWR
Views: 525
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
Found this link with a screen shot of the GM...

Found this link with a screen shot of the GM guide showing max 5th wheel weight for a 2500hd 2x4 duramax truck as 18,100 lbs. But keep in mind this number goes down as truck weight goes up because...
Forum: Towing 12-29-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 11
Allison 6sp: Tow limits versus GCWR
Views: 525
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
When I sold trucks back in 06, GM only listed the...

When I sold trucks back in 06, GM only listed the bumper pull hitch ratings, pin style(aka fifth wheel or goose neck) were not listed. They simply worked by gcvwr minus truck weight gave you the max...
Forum: Towing 12-27-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Allison 6sp: Tow limits versus GCWR
Views: 525
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The 12K trailer tow rating is the bumper pull...

The 12K trailer tow rating is the bumper pull rating utilizing a class 5 hitch system. Your 5th wheel tow rating will be the 25K minus whatever the truck weighs.
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 12-22-2017, 01:04 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,392
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I'd be happy if I could get consistent lockup at...

I'd be happy if I could get consistent lockup at wot again. My swap will not shift right exvept with the infamous 01 TCM OS, and that's the ONLY OS that doesn't have the lockup table in it. I had it...
Forum: General Fuel Pump & Exhaust Questions 12-22-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,055
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
I see no reason to replace the tank either. Shock...

I see no reason to replace the tank either. Shock it with biocide to hreak everything loose, empty the tank, drop it, clean it out with some purple soap, dry it out with some old towels as best as...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 12-21-2017, 10:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,392
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
The pilots easy to take care of. Contour your...

The pilots easy to take care of. Contour your cutoff table instead of a flat rpm cutoff. I cut pilot at 2300 in the upper fueling because I've found the turbo lights quicker without it, but in the...
Forum: Mike L's Trans Talk 12-20-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,392
Posted By THEFERMANATOR
Looks like they're using a 6 speed valve body in...

Looks like they're using a 6 speed valve body in theres vs the 04-05 modified with the 6th gear tube like the other style uses.
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