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Old 05-14-2013, 08:13 AM   #1
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Superchips JK Shift Schedule

I tuned my rig over the weekend with the Superchips 3870 Flashpaq. I have to say that I was skeptical at first but I was pleasantly surprised by how well it worked!

I purchased the advanced transmission tune but I'm not sure how it works and I want to have a better understanding before I start playing with it.

Has anyone tuned their tranny? SC won't give me much info, they just told me to "search the forums to see what other guys are doing". I did a search on here and other forums including SC's and I was only able to find one schedule.

Does anyone have a schedule available or can you point me in the right direction...

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Old 05-14-2013, 09:34 AM   #2
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Hmm. This interests me as well. We have been running Flashpaqs on 2 Jeeps for the last few years and have yet to find enough solid info for tuning the transmission.

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Old 05-14-2013, 05:41 PM   #3
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I run the Flashpaq's TOW tune, Jeep drives better with that than the other tunes except maybe the preformance tune which requires high test gas. with req. gas I get 15 mpg in town and 17.5 on highway.
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Old 05-15-2013, 01:36 PM   #4
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I run the Flashpaq's TOW tune, Jeep drives better with that than the other tunes except maybe the preformance tune which requires high test gas. with req. gas I get 15 mpg in town and 17.5 on highway.
Unfortunately the "Tow Tune" is telling me it requires 91 octane. Which I don't even understand why they'd have something that requires 91 octane. Here in NY we have 87, 89 & 93. And there's no way I'm shelling out $4.50 a gallon for 93!
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Hmm. This interests me as well. We have been running Flashpaqs on 2 Jeeps for the last few years and have yet to find enough solid info for tuning the transmission.
The information I've found doesn't even jive with my vehicle. The throttle positions are way off from what I have. From what I understand, unless your vehicle is identical (i.e. year, gears and tire size) to a person who already did a shift schedule, the information is useless.
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Unfortunately the "Tow Tune" is telling me it requires 91 octane. Which I don't even understand why they'd have something that requires 91 octane. Here in NY we have 87, 89 & 93. And there's no way I'm shelling out $4.50 a gallon for 93!
50% 89 and 50% 93 is roughly 91
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Unfortunately the "Tow Tune" is telling me it requires 91 octane. Which I don't even understand why they'd have something that requires 91 octane. Here in NY we have 87, 89 & 93. And there's no way I'm shelling out $4.50 a gallon for 93!
50%89 and 50% 93 is 91

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