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Old 06-13-2015, 09:45 PM   #1
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Five stars tuning

Anybody heard of 5 stars tuning? If so what do you think of it? Worth the money?


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Old 06-13-2015, 09:59 PM   #2
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Yes. Don't currently have a tune but the F150 forum has loads of people that rave about the 5 Star tunes. These are guys that have tried several different tuners. If I were to buy a tune, that's the company that I'd buy from. I think they also offer a powertrain warranty.
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I have look at one forum but as you mention most people have f150 and they sound happy. Just trying to have motorhome owner with a v10 input mainly if it is worth the money specially at 450$ U.S.


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Old 06-13-2015, 10:37 PM   #4
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I've been researching a hit on this one. Not sold yet, but lots of good info on the forums about it I think I found it on the irv2 forum.
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Old 06-13-2015, 11:20 PM   #5
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Just installed in my 2015 Georgetown xl 350 and it the best mod I have done . The rv is completely transformed and you would believe how smooth the transmission is now.

Worth every penny.


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I have a Superduty with the V-10. Have had the 5Star tunes for about 3 years.....it works!!!
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Johnnya in Line with what I have been reading so far. Did you notice any fuel economy? Or is it just power and transmission that is most remarkable?


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Old 06-14-2015, 03:05 PM   #8
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Well this is the 1 million dollars question. If you don't change your driving habits, I think you will be able to notice 0.5 to 1 MPG gain but if you accelerate harder ... There goes your economy. For my part 60 MPH is my driving speed and I never floor the throttle when I am still. I enjoyed a very nice and smooth shifting. So there is no magic there.
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Well this is the 1 million dollars question. If you don't change your driving habits, I think you will be able to notice 0.5 to 1 MPG gain but if you accelerate harder ... There goes your economy. For my part 60 MPH is my driving speed and I never floor the throttle when I am still. I enjoyed a very nice and smooth shifting. So there is no magic there.
Have you noticed while at a particular speed if your rpms are lower.
At 60mph I'm usually at 2100-2200 rpms.
If you get more HP or torque your RPS should be a bit lower.
Have you seen any difference?
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I might be wrong but hp and torque will not have an impact of rpm. Final gear ratio inside the differential will.

You will reach your desire speed faster but rpm will be the same. Again not a mechanic so I might be wrong here.
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