Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains? - MustangForums.com

Go Back  MustangForums.com > Ford Mustang Tech > 2005-2014 Mustangs
Reload this Page >

Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains?

Notices
2005-2014 Mustangs Discussions on the latest S197 model Mustangs from Ford.

Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains?

Reply

 
 
 
Old 10-18-2006, 04:11 AM
  #1  
Sn00ganS1337
1st Gear Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 117
Default Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains?

Hey guys, I'm in San Diego and I'm looking to just get my car dyno tuned. I'm stocker other than SLP LMs. I'm wondering how much it'll cost and what kind of gains I can expect
Sn00ganS1337 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 10-18-2006, 10:52 AM
  #2  
CrazyAl
5th Gear Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location:
Posts: 2,544
Default RE: Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains?

The quality of a Dnyo tune over a custom Email tune from a good shop will depend on what mods you have.

If you have no mods, or a common combination of mods, then it's not really worth your time. A tune from a competent tune shop (Brenspeed, Evolution, Bamachips, etc.) will be within 1-2 HP of a Dyno tune. These guys already have hundreds of Dyno hours logged, they know what the tune should be without having to Dnyo your car. Keep in mind that in some cases an Email tune from a Mustang EXPERT might be BETTER than a Dyno tune from an average tuner who doesn't know mustangs particularly well.

On the other hand, if you have an unusual combination of mods that the tuner isn't used to seeing, then a Dnyo tune is beneficial. How much you gain will depend on what your mods are. If you just have an odd brand CAI, we might be talking 2-3 HP more than Email. On the other hand, if you have a major mod like Heads, the Dyno tune might be 20 HP more.

In your case I'd expect 15-20 HP from just the tune-- either an Email from a good shop or a Dyno tune. The axleback exhaust won't be giving you any HP.
CrazyAl is offline  
Reply With Quote
 
 
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
2007CalSpec
Off Topic
20
12-19-2017 05:53 AM
Stone629
The Racers Bench
66
06-02-2016 10:52 PM
b8checker
Classic Mustangs (Tech)
8
10-08-2015 01:55 PM
uedlose
The Racers Bench
4
10-01-2015 09:31 PM
NYstang
V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs
1
09-30-2015 10:56 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Custom Dyno Tune. Price? Gains?


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.