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  1. Is this bad?

    So I have a 2012 3.5 screw 6.5 bed 4x4 80000miles and I'm in se Michigan ....timing chain loud at cold start...just popped pass side manifold stud...so the truck is in right now at my cousins shop getting timing chain and phasers, new water pump, this is where I went off the rails and justified...
  2. Mods before or after tune ?

    2nd Gen F150 Ecoboost
    Hi there, Looking for help please.... I have a 2017 ecoboost and was thinking about doing a cold air intake, downpipes and a 3 inch exhaust. just to help it breathe better. I know some people say its a waste of money. but I'm one of the stubborn ones who thinks that it does help. I was just...
  3. Official FAQ thread (2nd gen Ecoboosts; 2015+)

    2nd Gen F150 Ecoboost
    This FAQ thread is directed at the 2nd Generation Ecoboost (2015+). Although quite a bit has changed between the 1st and 2nd Gen motors, most of the same issues/questions/concerns still pop up. Most of the information between this thread as well as the thread for the Gen 1 trucks are reciprocal...
  4. Buying 2013 F150 Platinum - Tuning/Warranty Advice

    F150 Ecoboost Purchasing
    Hey everyone, this is my first post and I'm also about to purchase my first truck. Here are the details on the truck: 2013 F-150 Platinum, 3.5L Ecoboost V6 4x4, 6.5 ft bed with max tow package, 30k miles. The truck is fully loaded with some sweet extras and I'm getting it for about $2.5k below...
  5. Possible "bricked PCM"?

    F150 Ecoboost Performance
    Tried returning the truck back to stock, wife was working the key when she accidentally clicked it back when it was to be left in the run position. Now the truck has all dash warnings on, doesn't read the KM's and the device just says "initializing communication". Anyone come across this before...
  6. P0087 low fuel pressure wot

    F150 Ecoboost Problems
    Long story short. I was racing a 15 dodge hemi with my eb (beat it several times) on the last run I started I second gear 4500 rpms soon as i layed into it it didn't really do anything, started to shutter and the check engine light came on and I backed out of it. Seemed fine when I hit the gas...
  7. SCT Canned 93 Octane - What to expect

    F150 Ecoboost Racing
    OK, so I was lucky enough to get my hands on a SCT X4. For the time being I plan to run the 93 octane tune. This Saturday I will change my plugs and boots in addition to loading the tune. I know that there is a learning period that the truck needs, 100-200 miles. My question is that once my...
  8. SCT X4 Canned Tune Preparation

    F150 Ecoboost Performance
    Good morning Boosters, I recently purchased a used unmarried SCT X4, and I am excited/nervous about finally loading a tune. First and foremost, I plan on running the CANNED 93 performance tune. Before anyone tells me, just understand that I will custom tune with either MPT, Unleashed, or LET...
  9. SCT-3015 Strategy code KGCT3C9 for Sale Unmarried with 5 Unlocks Left

    ***SOLD*** Just traded my 2013 F150 FX4 Ecoboost in and before I let the dealership have it I set my truck back to factory and unmarried my tuner. Asking $225 for it and probably can be talked into less but lets just see. The tuner still has 5 Unlocks Left as I bought it new about 4 months...
  10. Tuner for my 2013 FX2 Ecoboost

    2nd Gen F150 Ecoboost
    I understand this is an opinion based question but i'm looking for feedback on what tuner I should get for my truck. just a few qestions, 1) ordering a tuner online I will be required to install myself my car knowledge goes about as far as what i have done so far and that is cosmetics and...
  11. JMS Boost Max Tuner, Custom Tune for F150 EcoBoost

    Rx Speed Works
    We have a a Boost max Tuner by JMS here for sale. It regularly sells for $399 but we are offering it for $389, below is some info on the Boost Max! BoostMAX • Add 90+rwhp to your 3.5L EcoBoost in minutes • Works on all 3.5L EcoBoost Vehicles • Plug and Play Installation • Stackable with JMS...
  12. New to the whole F150 Ecoboost Thing - Need Performance Advice

    F150 Ecoboost Performance
    Just picked up a 14 FX4 Ecoboost and want to do some basic upgrades in regards to performance. I heard a good tune and CAI will really help not only in HP, but MPG as well (depending of course on my right foot). With that in mind, what is a good tune/tuner and CAI for these vehicles? Not too...
  13. Newbie; Lots of questions about customizing

    F150 Ecoboost Chat
    New to the customization game with anything built after 1970, so just assume I don't know anything. I am wanting to do a few things to my 2013 eb 4x4, but need some help! 1) Looking to level it out, and I am wanting to do the work myself for as cheap as possible. Any do's or don'ts? 2) I want...
  14. SCT X3/General Tuning Questions

    F150 Ecoboost Accessories
    Tonight I took my truck to the tuner to have it programmed. I listed all the mods done: aFe cold air, MAK 3" downpipes, Heartthrob 4" cat back exhaust He asked what I gapped my plugs to, and I gave him a deer in the headlights look. He explained that I needed to install new plugs and widen...
  15. TUNER FOR SALE…Low price

    SCT 3015 SF3 Power Flash Ford Programmer - PN: 3015 Asking $250.00 payment through PayPal only SCT SF3 Power Flash Ford Programmer - PN: 3015 purchased this model in Feb 2014. Only a few months old works fantastic. Nothing wrong with the tuner, works as designed. I have un-married this tuner...
  16. Show me your....Logs

    F150 Ecoboost Performance
    Didn't know this had been done, delete thread or let it die ;)
  17. 2013 spark plugs - Motorcraft/NGK/Brisk? Need some help!

    F150 Ecoboost Performance
    Alright guys, I am running Mike's 91 Perf/Tow tune from 5 Star, and love it. Truck has about 4000 miles, and I feel I am having some spark issues, haven't pulled the plugs yet, but I have heard some crazy gap stories, as well as cracked porcelain, etc. Also, the inside of the tail pipe is full...
  18. Ecoboost stock Idle

    F150 Ecoboost Chat
    I don't know why I can't find it anywhere but wondering if anyone knows what the stock Idle values are. I have a pretty rough idle with tune flashed (both canned and 5*custom) but smooth as a peach with stock. I noticed it idles a tad higher tuned than stock but I haven't adjusted the idle...