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  1. transmission questions

    i have a ppe hot race tuner for my 2007.5 lmm. how much power can the stock transmission handle. id like to tune it to level 3 which is 160hp seting. will this cause any problems? also with a 4 in mbrp dp back no muffler and cat and tuned at 90 hp no black smoke out the back...what gives?
  2. PPE Hot+2

    Performance Upgrades
    hey have heard some things about level 10 on this chip. I have it and have had it on lvl 10 for quite some time but i've been reading that lvl 10 is only good if you have a cp3 mod. I have a lift pump and i realize that isn't a cp3 mod but should i be running this chip on level 9 or 10? I have a...
  3. Dyno Numbers

    Performance Upgrades
    Hey all, trying to make it out to a dyno but havent had the time. curious to see what numbers are being put up with simular or even less mods than myself. my performance mods are as followed: Transgo Shift kit with TC torque converter PPE Hot+2 on lvl 10 Fass 95gph lift pump BD wastegate...
  4. 2006 duramax lbz ppe hot +2 suncoast??

    06-07 LBZ & LLY Performance Parts Discussion
    hello, i have a 06 lbz i just bought with a 6 inch fabtech lift, ppe hot +2 programmer edge cts insight , suncoast 1057 converter, trans go jr shift kit, afe sidepipe, s and b intake, air dog fuel syste.. i am just trying to become more familiar with my motor and wondering what level i could get...
  5. EFI live, PPE, or edge racing evolution?

    07.5-10 LMM Performance Parts Discussion
    New to the dmax world. Came over from cummins. I bought the edge racing evolution cts. i ordered PPE and then cancelled and had to pay a re stock fee of 25%. I dont know what to do. im pretty satisfied with edge so far, on level 3 shifting into 3rd gear it kicks 42s out from under the truck and...
  6. Fs: Ppe hot race

    Performance Upgrades
    Application: 2001-2010 Duramax LB7, LLY, LBZ and LMM diesel engines Features: 07-10 LMM Hot Race Tuner - DPF delete only 01-07 Hot race for LB7, LLY & LBZ Five to six power levels each with additional horsepower and torque (see tables below) Speedometer corrections (for tire sizes 25" through...
  7. cat Delete, 2 PPE programmers

    Parts For Sale
    i have 2 PPE programmers from mine and my brothers trucks, we are going in on EFI and we need some cash first! 1-LLY - PPE xcelerator economy, 3 levels 50,90,140 , this is their older tuner without the side port for updates and will only work of 04.5-05 lly, works great no issues, still in...
  8. PPE boost valve question

    01-04.5 LB7 Performance Parts Discussion
    I just got my PPE boost valve and was wondering if im suppost to put it before or after my boost gauge, my boost gauge reads inbetween the housing and wastegate, and i dont know if itll read either way or what? let me know what you guys think. Heres a picture:
  9. Tranny Upgrade Kit Help

    Transmission Shop
    Ok right now i'm wanting to run a PPE Hot+2 tuner on lvl 10 and maybe a 100hp injector upgrade and medium size turbo upgrade eventually. Have other upgrades listed in my sig, currently not running tuner as transmission has limped once and don't wanna do any more dmg. Want a kit that will...
  10. FS: ******Banks Economind - Brand New******

    Vehicle electronics/ Programmers For Sale
    I've got a brand-new-in-box Banks Economind Tuner for sale. My brother bought it for his 09 last fall. To keep the story short, he bought it for the truck on sale for $650 and before he could install it, the truck started having problems. It turned out to be a lemon, so he got rid of the truck...
  11. FS: PPE Hot Race (SOLD)

    Vehicle electronics/ Programmers For Sale
    Im selling my ppe hot race, upgrading to a little something something Will work 01-07 LB7, LLY, LBZ and 07-09 LMM - ONLY IF YOU HAVE DELETED YOUR DPF. 2001-2005.5 Duramax LB7 and LLY Hot Xcelerator Power Level HP Increase Torque Increase 1 40 97 2 90 160 3 120 200 4 160 240 5 220 335 6...
  12. PPE Adjustable Boost Controller LMM

    07.5-10 LMM Performance Parts Discussion
    Whats people's thoughts on these? I did a search and couldn't really find what I was looking for. PPE Adjustable Boost Controller LLY/LBZ/LMM
  13. What's it worth?

    Performance Upgrades
    I've got a PPE hot+2 xcellerator that i was thinking about getting rid of so that i could get EFI Live, but i don't know what a reasonable price to sell it for is. I paid around 1k for it new.
  14. Economy Xcelerator Duramax LB7/LLY/LBZ/LMM

    Vehicle electronics/ Programmers For Sale
    Bought this about a month ago off my boss at work. Shortly thereafter, I decided I wanted to delete my DPF, so I had to buy a race tuner. Has been updated to the latest software. $375.00 shipped
  15. PPE Hot Race + MBRP 4"

    07.5-10 LMM Performance Parts Discussion
    Hey everyone! I'm a new member of DF, but wanted to "get my feet wet" and post something, so I figured I'd let everyone know that I ordered a PPE Hot Race and MBRP 4" turbo-back exhaust this morning from Meyer Performance, which I actually learned about from reading through the sites different...
  16. Ats tuner "updated" to PPE hot + 2 e.t.

    Performance Upgrades
    I recently bought an ats diesel tuner for my 2005 lly and i started to do some research on it. its the same head unit as the ppe, just a different tune, so i tried going on ppe's website and doing their update for my programmer and it worked. the only problem now is that i don't know what...
  17. I got screwed! Need help!!

    911 Problems Forum
    Ok this is kinda a long story but i need any help i can get! I posted my edge juice w/ attitude on craiglist for sale b/c i wanted a PPE. Well i get a call from a guy down in arkansas about 2 hours from me and he had a PPE he wanted 2 trade straight across. He cldnt meet me 2day so i told him i...
  18. PPE ...question ??!! please help !!!

    07.5-10 LMM Performance Parts Discussion
    hey experts .. well i have been member to this great forum for almost 2 yrs .. and was reading around ever since , then yesterday i decided to power up my truck but before that i had a kind of performance test using my insight to see after and before results , so at this test my truck was tuned...
  19. Reduced eng power mesg after DPF delete...

    07.5-10 LMM Performance Parts Discussion
    I traded my old PPE hot+2 to a friend in exchange for work on my house...i ordered a 4in downpipe back exhaust and egt and boost gauges from Tyler for him and he put it all on this weekend while i was away... long story short he gets a reduced engine power message in his dash every time he...
  20. ppe problem

    911 Problems Forum
    i went to install a ppe in my 07 durmax saturday and in the middle of the down load the programmer stop and said call for help. so i tired to return to stock and now the trucks ecm is locked up and it wont start. what do you think the problem could be ??/ ' thanks james